As expected, Houston Rockets star guard James Harden, center, was named the NBA’s most valuable player for the 2017-18 season. Harden narrowly edged out Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James for his first ever MVP award.
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It wasn’t the farewell most sports writers predicted as LeBron James put the Cleveland Cavaliers on his back and carried the depleted team to a 4th straight NBA Finals appearance against formidable foes, the Golden State Warriors.
Beyonce Knowles-Carter‘s hopes of buying the Houston Rockets NBA team have been dashed. Unfortunately, Beyonce’s money wasn’t long enough to purchase the team, which she lost to CNBC star and billionaire restaurateur Tilman Fertitta.
NBA legend Michael Jordan sent a heartfelt note to 2017 NBA MVP Russell Westbrook. The short note was Jordan’s way of congratulating the 28-year-old Oklahoma City Thunder star on winning his first NBA MVP Award. Read the note after the break.
Former Oklahoma Thunder star Kevin Durant signed announced he will sign a 2-year, $54 million contract with the hapless Golden State Warriors. The deal includes a player option after the 1st year.
The player option will allow Durant to maximize his salary under the NBA’s $107 million salary cap in 2017 (an increase from $94 million this year).