NBA

John Healy
October 21, 2019 - 4:24 pm
The NBA is a star-driven league, but many players are already budding stars before they even play their first professional game. Whether or not they continue to live up to that status and expectations is different from everyone, but we take a look at who some of the most hyped NBA prospects of all...
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John Healy
October 19, 2019 - 2:31 pm
Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets closed out the preseason on Friday against the Toronto Raptors at Nassau Coliseum in New York, but it was the team’s recent trip to China that was still the focal point. Groups of protestors attended the game wearing T-shirts that read “Stand with Hong Kong,”...
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John Healy
October 18, 2019 - 2:25 pm
Zion Williamson has yet to play a game in the NBA, and already there are some concerns lingering about his health and longevity. The No. 1 overall pick in this year’s draft will miss a period of weeks due to a knee injury, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The good news is that the New...
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John Healy
October 18, 2019 - 10:04 am
Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes and Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Malik Jackson are teaming up to help a family in need. The two athletes have offered to pay for the funeral of Atatiana Jefferson, a black woman from Fort Worth, Texas who was shot and killed in her home by a police...
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John Healy
October 14, 2019 - 4:11 pm
The much-anticipated 2019-20 NBA season is here, and it is quite a different look from the past year. With several star players switching teams in free agency, and the addition of another potential superstar-in-the-making from the NBA Draft, this season is filled with plenty of intriguing matchups...
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John Healy
October 12, 2019 - 12:53 pm
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr and President Donald Trump are now in the midst of a war of words. The two have gone back-and-forth this week after the NBA’s relationship with China has been thwarted into the forefront of the news. Kerr, an outspoken critic of Trump — particularly on...
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John Healy
October 11, 2019 - 8:48 am
As the NBA’s relationship with China continues to be a major talking point, no NBA player that is currently in China will be able to talk about it. The league announced on Friday that there would not be any media availability for the Los Angeles Lakers or Brooklyn Nets before or after their...
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John Healy
October 10, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Greatness is often associated with championships in professional sports, but even the greats are sometimes dealt the short end of the stick. Whether or not it is by their own doing, not getting the opportunity, or just being in the wrong place at the wrong time, many legendary players have that one...
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John Healy
October 07, 2019 - 11:05 am
Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey put the NBA in an awkward position over the weekend when he tweeted his support for the Hong Kong anti-government protestors, drawing the ire of the China Consulate and Chinese Basketball Association, and now his players have joined the GM in a public...
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September 30, 2019 - 7:56 pm
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green dunked on the "dictatorship" NCAA for its failure to pay student-athletes. Speaking to reporters during Warriors media day, Green applauded California for passing legislation that allows students who play sports to be paid for endorsements. “Kudos to [...
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