Tag Archives: nba

  • 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 […]

  • Donald Sterling Screams at Wife from Witness Stand: ‘Get Away From Me You Pig!’

    Jul 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Donald Sterling went off on the witness stand Wednesday, calling his wife “a pig,” denouncing her lawyers and the NBA, insisting he will never sell the Los Angeles Clippers and vowing a lifetime of lawsuits against the league. “Make no mistake today,” Sterling shouted toward the end of his second day of testimony in the […]

  • Conflicting Reports on Carmelo Anthony Re-Signing With the Knicks

    Jul 9, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The New York Daily News is reporting that Carmelo Anthony has decided to stay with the New York Knicks, but ESPN and other outlets are quoting his agent Leon Rose, who says his client “hasn’t made a decision yet” as of Wednesday afternoon. “No decision yet,” another source told ESPN. “Still up in air.” Newsday […]