NBA

Joel Embiid, 76ers partners donate $1.3 million in support for health care workers

As the COVID-19 pandemic worsens across the country, more people from across professional sports are coming through to help those in need. Now, Philadelphia 76ers...
Bill Withers dies

Magic Johnson pays tribute to the late-great Bill Withers

The entertainment world and fans of classic music were rocked by the seemingly sudden passing of the legendary Bill Withers at the age of 81...
eSports

Four eSports events to watch this week

While major sports have come to a complete stop due to the COVID-19 pandemic, sports fans can still find a taste of action thanks to...
Al Horford

Al Horford donates $500K towards COVID-19 relief in Dominican Republic, United States

Philadelphia 76ers center Al Horford has always been praised for his contributions on the court. Now with the NBA season suspended due to the COVID-19...
LaMelo Ball

LaMelo Ball, manager buy his former Australian NBL team

While the 2020 NBA Draft is just months away, guard LaMelo Ball is the kind of talent that has NBA team owners dreaming of taking...
Elton Brand Knicks

Report: Sixers’ Elton Brand candidate for Knicks GM job

It sure looks like owner James Dolan and the New York Knicks are casting a wide net in their search for a new general manager....
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George Karl tags DeMarcus Cousins in perfect April Fools tweet

Anyone who paid attention to the NBA about a half-decade ago can't help but remember the feud between then Sacramento Kings head coach George Karl...
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2020 NBA Draft: Warriors not high on LaMelo Ball, James Wiseman

No matter how the remainder of the 2020 NBA season plays out (if at all), the draft is more than likely going to take place...
Mark Cuban

April Fools throwback: Remembering Mark Cuban’s fight with fake ref

On April 1, 2003, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban pulled off one of the most legendary April Fools jokes in sports history.
DeAndre Ayton, Kevin Durant, NBA 2K

Kevin Durant, DeAndre Ayton co-favorites to win players-only NBA 2K tournament

After watching the incredible success NASCAR had with eNASCAR the past two weeks, the NBA is now getting ready to embrace eSports with a players-only...
Mark Cuban, NBA

Mark Cuban backs off optimism for NBA return, says no discussions of potential return...

Just a week after Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban expressed optimism for the NBA to return in May or June, he backed off that belief...
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Celtics’ Marcus Smart to donate blood plasma for COVID-19 research

Boston Celtics star Marcus Smart recently was cleared after testing positive for COVID-19, and now he's going to do his part in the fight against...
the NBA Summer League is expanding

Report: NBA could use Las Vegas casino, play games in ‘ballroom with courts’

As the NBA attempts to wrap its head around a solution to getting the season back on amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a new idea has...
eSports

Four ways that traditional sports can embrace eSports

At a time when sports fans are missing their favorite form of entertainment, eSports is stepping up to fill the void. As NASCAR's instant success...
Lakers, coronavirus

Lakers completed 14-day quarantine, all players symptom-free of COVID-19

The Los Angeles Lakers have completed their 14-day self-quarantine and all the players on the team are asymptomatic of COVID-19, the team announced Tuesday, per...
Chris Paul trade

The five best defensive point guards of all time

Defense is one of the more oft-overlooked aspects of basketball because it isn't as pretty as what happens on the offensive end. Nevertheless, it's just...
Knicks James Dolan

Knicks owner James Dolan tests positive for COVID-19

The New York City area has been the hardest hit single region in the United States when it comes to the COVID-19 pandemic. It really...
Clippers Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer says Clippers will lose at least $10 million due to COVID-19 suspension

The NBA season has been suspended nearly three weeks due to the COVID-19 pandemic spreading across the United States. Its suspension...
Pistons COVID-19

Pistons offer up practice facility to help fight COVID-19

We've seen professional athletes and sports teams step up to the plate as the United States continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Sports world remembers Kobe’s legendary performance against Jordan on its anniversary

It was 17 years ago on Saturday that the late-great Kobe Bryant took over the NBA from Michael Jordan. In what would be Jordan's final...
Doris Burke COVID-19

Legendary NBA announcer Doris Burke reveals she tested positive for COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic plaguing the United States and the rest of the world right now has hit the NBA pretty hard.
Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert, Jazz

Report: Jazz stars Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert cleared from COVID-19

We needs more news like this around the world during these most troubling of times. About three weeks after testing positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19),...

Harlem Globetrotters legend Curly Neal passes away at 77

The basketball world received some sad news on Thursday with reports that Harlem Globetrotters legend Fred "Curly" Neal has passed away at the age of...
Christian Wood, coronavirus

Report: Pistons’ Christian Wood cleared from coronavirus

Detroit Pistons power forward Christian Wood has been cleared from the coronavirus, per The Athletic's Shams Charania. https://twitter.com/ShamsCharania/status/1243216486514204673?s=20