On this date in 2006, the NBA announced that a new official game ball would be used in the 2006/07 season. In response to numerous complaints and a Players Association suit, the new ball would cease to be used as of January 1, 2007.
Got a great basketball blog post that you want to see featured on Hoops Rumors? Send it to Zach at HoopsLinks@gmail.com. Here’s this week’s look around the basketball blogosphere…
- House Of Houston addresses the myths regarding Carmelo Anthony and the Rockets.
- Secret Rival updates us on the latest player movement around the globe.
- Sports Injury Alert says the NBA won the draft with their selection of Isaiah Austin.
- FanDuel has ten ways for the Cavs to talk LeBron James into coming home.
- Legion Report has fie takeaways from draft weekend.
- The Daily Dribble has a whole lot of predictions and projections.