Tag Archives: nba

  • NBA Analyst Kenny Smith Gets a Reality Show on TBS

    Sep 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Cameras will follow NBA player-turned-analyst Kenny Smith and his family around for a new TBS reality show titled “The Smiths.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, the series will highlight the goings on of smith and his wife, “The Price Is Right” model Gwendolyn Osborne-Smith, and their blended family of five kids, who range in age […]

  • Civil Rights Leaders Request Meeting With Atlanta Hawks

    Sep 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Civil rights leaders on Monday asked for a meeting with Atlanta Hawks officials after a team owner admitted that he wrote a racially charged email theorizing that black fans kept white fans away. The Rev. Markel Hutchins said he and others wanted a chance to discuss what they think is a racist attitude permeating the […]

  • NBA to Toronto Raptors: Drop Drake and We’ll Drop Fine; Team Refuses

    Aug 14, 14 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *The Toronto Raptors may be able to save themselves $25,000 after all…if they get rid of Drake as their global brand ambassador. However, according to the Toronto Globe and Mail, that’s not going to fly with the team as it refused to give in to the NBA’s demands. The Raptors’ refusal comes days after the […]

  • San Antonio Spurs Name WNBA Player Becky Hammon Assistant Coach (Watch)

    Aug 5, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Now that the first openly gay player, Jason Collins, has seemingly been accepted into the NBA, now comes word of a female filling one of the league’s coaching vacancies. The San Antonio Spurs have just hired Becky Hammon as an assistant coach. Yep, Hammon becomes only the second female to coach and sit on the […]

  • Miki Turner: Kobe

    Jul 22, 14 by Miki Turner Leave a comment

    *As someone who has dealt with Kobe Bryant off and on for the past 18 years, there are a few things that I know about him. One, unless you want to experience the Black Mamba’s venom, don’t ever ask him about the Lakers-Clippers rivalry—especially now that the perennial underdog Clippers have become L.A.’s top dogs. […]

  • Kobe Bryant Pours on the Charm (and BodyArmor) to Promote Showtime Film

    Jul 18, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *The fearsome Black Mamba was more like a friendly garden snake Friday while promoting his forthcoming Showtime documentary to TV critics in Beverly Hills. “Sorry I’m late,” said Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant upon his arrival 35 minutes after the scheduled start time. “I was out looking for a head coach.” “Kobe Bryant’s Muse,” due this fall from Bryant’s […]