As the Golden State Warriors raise the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy tonight and put a bookmark on the 2016-17 NBA season, Bud Light – the official beer of the NBA – is in-turn raising a beer to all the the dunks, steals, blocks and most of all, friendships formed over
With the end of the National Basketball Association season fast approaching and the endless play-off season on the horizon, how some of the teams got their names is always a fascinating topic. Read on and learn more.
Back in the day, as some are apt to say, I was interviewing and
SAN FRANCISCO -- Bill Russell, who led the University of San Francisco (USF) to back-to-back NCAA Championships in 1955 and ’56 and won 11 NBA Championships in his 13-year professional career with the Boston Celtics, has been selected as one of three recipients for the Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy
Isaiah Whitehead made his first career NBA start last night for the Nets. It had nothing to do with how he played. He started only because Jeremy Lin and Greivis Vasquez were out with injuries.
Not surprisingly, Whitehead was terrible in making the most of his first start. He finished the
There was no blather from the Nets about being a championship team. There was no nonsensical talk about the Nets taking over New York. The Nets ended the practice of trashing the Knicks.
That’s what four disappointing years can do to this Brooklyn franchise. That’s what harsh reality does to the
The Knicks are selling hope for this season with a new head coach and a new point guard. They spent money building around Derrick Rose, Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis by signing Joakim Noah and Courtney Lee. If nothing else, the Knicks have a competent starting five, which they couldn’t
Preston, WA (September 23, 2016) – Sparkling Ice®, part of the Talking Rain® Beverage Company portfolio, is proud to support its continued partnership with NBA MVP, Kevin Durant by unveiling a basketball court renovation in Sparkling Ice’s hometown of Seattle, WA on Friday, September 23rd at Powell Barnett Park. This
There was no fanfare in Jeremy Lin’s official return to New York yesterday. There was no media throng, either.
That’s the way it goes when a player plays for the Nets. It’s night and day compared to playing for the Knicks. It shows the Nets are irrelevant in the city’s conscience.
LeBron James celebrated his NBA championship Monday night at Marquee Nightclub in The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The Cleveland Cavalier began his night at Beauty & Essex in the restaurant's private dining room, The Jewelry Box, where he had dinner with a group of friends. After dinner, LeBron and his
Being a free agent means having the freedom to pick whatever job he or she wants if so many suitors seek his or her service. That’s the perks of being great at what he or she does.
Pro athletes have that luxury if they are great at what they do. It’s