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NWSL’s new CBA gives players ownership of their biometric data tracked by wearable devices By Andre Cohen May 9, 2022 The NWSL collective bargaining agreement gives players ownership of their biometric data tracked by GPS handheld devices, NWSLPA executive director Meghann Burke said in a recent interview with NBC Sports. Players also have the option […]

Dustin Johnson and Jalen Ramsey Invest i...

Tennis great John McEnroe, known as the “Superbrat” in the late 1970s and 1980s for questioning every call under the sun, told SportTechie he wished he had Hawk-Eye’s automated linesmen Innovation 40 years ago. In fact, he claims it would have changed his career. “Hawk-Eye is something where if you know you’ll get the right […]

“Every year is different” | Snyder Refl

As Quin Snyder walked into the media room at the Zions Bank basketball campus on Monday afternoon, the usually spirited Snyder walked slowly on crutches. After undergoing offseason hip surgery last week, Snyder took a break from full rehab to meet the media after the end of the year. It’s been nearly two weeks since […]

How NBA teams are using fashion to impro...

When former Nike Inc. and Under Armor Inc. executive Dean Stoyer joined the Phoenix Suns as director of marketing and communications in 2019, the team was ranked last in the Western Conference. The Suns hired a new head coach, Monty Williams, ahead of Stoyer’s first season which was postponed for a period due to COVID-19. […]

Why do the Phoenix Suns have “The Valley

If you’ve watched Phoenix Suns games this year, you’ve probably noticed a few things. Chris Paul is still playing Devin Booker is a bucket Their shirts say “The Valley” on them You may have a question about this one. The Suns don’t usually depict “The Valley” on their jerseys, but have notably played games over […]

Why do the Boston Celtics wear #24 on th...

Why do the Boston Celtics wear #24 on their jerseys? Here we explore how the team pays tribute to one of its legendary players. The Boston Celtics currently face defending champion Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Giannis and the Bucks won Game 1 but the Celtics rallied to tie the series 1-1 in […]

Everything you need to know about Game 3...

Game Information Milwaukee Bucks vs. Boston Celtics Saturday May 7Deer District Plaza opens: 12:30 p.m. CSTFiserv Forum doors open: 1:00 p.m. CSTTip-off: 2:30 p.m. CST Tickets Extremely limited tickets are still available for Game 3 and can be purchased by visiting bucks.com/tickets/playoffs. Entry to the Fiserv forum Doors open at 1:00 p.m. CST for fans […]

Phoenix Suns’ Monty Williams reflects on

Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams reacts during the first half of Game 2 of the Western Conference Second Round NBA Playoffs at Footprint Center on May 04, 2022 in Phoenix, Arizona. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that by downloading and/or using this photograph, user accepts the terms and conditions of the […]

Ja Morant leads Grizzlies to Game 2 win ...

Placeholder while loading article actions MEMPHIS — Still three months shy of his 23rd birthday, Ja Morant has moved beyond “fan favorite” and “franchise player” to settle comfortably as a full-fledged Memphis icon. The third-year guard is all over the NBA’s smallest television market: he appears on billboards, murals and bar windows, and various iterations […]

“It was good to learn the recipe for win

Not even a week has passed since Utah’s season ended unceremoniously, but it’s still something that gnaws at current Jazz players as they embark on their respective journeys in the offseason. . Speaking to key players Eric Paschall, Jared Butler, Trent Forrest and Nickeil Alexander-Walker on Monday, they are all sad about how the season […]

Suns beat Mavericks in Game 1 of 2nd Rou...

(Previous Report) Suns fans gather in downtown Phoenix ahead of NBA playoff game The Suns are set to face the Dallas Mavericks in Game 1 of the 2nd Round playoffs. FOX 10’s Stephanie Bennett shares more about what Suns fans are up to. PHOENIX – The Phoenix Suns defeated the Dallas Mavericks 121-114 in Game […]

The Four Best Notre Dame Basketball Unif...

I discovered some things to be true during my time in uniform. Less is most often more. Tradition matters. NBA jersey sleeves are weird. While a blue jersey might be what you would want and should see if you were to look up Notre Dame football in the dictionary, the best Irish basketball jerseys play […]

What is patch #24 on Celtics uniforms? ...

The Celtics entered the 2022 NBA playoffs with a chance to add to the franchise’s storied history. Boston would love nothing more than to break the tie with the Lakers at the top of the list for most NBA championships, and this group has the talent, the training and the chemistry to win the Larry […]

Injuries abound as NBA playoffs enter se...

MADRID: Real Madrid clinched a 35th La Liga title on Saturday with a 4-0 win at home to Espanyol, with Carlo Ancelotti becoming the first manager to win all five major European leagues. Needing just one point in their last five games, Madrid netted twice through Rodrygo in the first half at the Santiago Bernabeu […]

Little loyalty among New York sports bet...

After two years of virtual conferences due to COVID-19, the gaming industry is gradually returning to its pre-pandemic form, as top industry leaders become less reluctant to come together for large-scale in-person events . A host of senior executives, lobbyists and industry strategists gathered this week in Midtown Manhattan for the EGR North America East […]

Utah Jazz shouldn’t trade Donovan Mitche

Nothing exposes the fine line between success and failure quite like the NBA playoffs. One inopportune turnover, and Chris Paul can go from Point God to Point Goat. One unfortunate flick of the arm, and the Warriors can go from the greatest team of all time to the greatest meme of all time. And in […]

What have we learned from the 2021-22 De...

The Denver Nuggets may not have finished the season the way they expected, but it will be a season that many Nuggets fans won’t forget. In the absence of their second and third leading scorers, Nikola Jokic led this team to a 48-win season and the 6th seed in the Western Conference. Although the Warriors […]

Metro Detroit Company Quickly Prints Jer...

ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. – A Metro Detroit company will play a major role in the 2022 NFL Draft, but you won’t see them on stage in Las Vegas – they’ll be working behind it. Workers at Stahls’, a company that specializes in pressing and materials to customize almost anything, will be working behind the […]

Starting Lineups, Match Preview, Betting...

Dallas Mavericks vs. Utah Jazz Matchup Preview (4/28/22) Game 5 left no doubt as to which team is best placed in this series. Despite being without Luka Doncic in the first three games, the Dallas Mavericks built up a 3-2 series lead and earned their latest win in convincing fashion. Their recent home win was […]

From shoebox hoops to achievement at the...

“We have the best fans in the NBA, we have the best team in the NBA,” Shawn Martinez said as he walked along the court inside the Footprint Center. Shawn can see it up close and personal every night. A front seat to all the action as Senior Director of Live Presentation for the Phoenix […]

The Nets and Lakers did not win. But Su...

The match was over and the Barclays Center crowd chanted “MVP”. Fans wore NBA jerseys in all team colors and their star raised his arms to greet their praise. But Kyrie Irving was already heading to the locker room. The same was true for Kevin Durant. Ben Simmons wasn’t even in the building. It was […]

Jalen Brunson’s cards tend to go up as M

When it comes to the Dallas Mavericks and the hobby, the only name that comes to mind is Luka Doncic. Rightly so, as the fourth-year guard is easily one of the best players in the NBA and among the privileged few who can wear the league when its current crop of stars have hung up […]

Ben Simmons misses Game 4 with a back in...

This is the online version of our daily newsletter, morning victory. Subscribe to receive irreverent and incisive sports stories, delivered to your mailbox every morning. Charles Curtis replaces Andy Nesbitt. The Brooklyn Nets certainly don’t look like the team everyone thought would be in the NBA playoffs. Perhaps it was too much to expect Kevin […]

Vegas Golden Knights Announce Jersey Rig...

Jersey commercials are coming to the NHL next season, and today the Vegas Golden Knights announced they have their “jersey rights partner” for next year’s home jersey. What does our main logo and @CircaSports have in common? They will both be on our home jersey all next season! We are proud to announce our first […]

‘By the way, that LeBron James was 22 an

Why are players still being compared to LeBron James for their playoff slump when there have been the likes of James Harden and Russell Westbrook? James’ 25 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists in the playoffs with the Cavaliers in 2007 and 23-8-6 with the Heat in 2011 would be better than most NBA players […]

Joel Embiid must dig deep, play with thu...

TORONTO — Doc Rivers has acknowledged the 76ers are concerned about Joel Embiid’s right thumb. “But you know, it is what it is,” the Sixers coach said ahead of Saturday’s 110-102 loss to the Toronto Raptors in an Eastern Conference first round at the Scotiabank Arena. The good thing for the Sixers is that Embiid’s […]

Current and former Super Rugby stars wan...

11:56 p.m., April 22, 2022 Current and former Super Rugby stars say they would love to see players’ names featured on the back of Super Rugby Pacific game shirts. Speaking on the Aotearoa Rugby PodCrusaders halfback Bryn Hall and former Blues hooker James Parsons backed the concept, which has become commonplace in professional sports around […]

Sarcastic remarks about ‘spandex’ are un

I must respond to the April 8 column in which the author questioned the “veracity” of my January 22 column on the use and abuse of the Legacy Trail by electric vehicles. It was a nice four-syllable way to call me a liar. It pains me to have to stand up for my integrity, but […]

America’s top college basketball player

America’s top college basketball player will stay in school for his senior season and get paid to do so, thanks to some recent changes to National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) rules that have opened up markets and opportunities for student-athletes. For Oscar Tshiebwe, Congolese immigrant and University of Kentucky basketball star, the changes mean the […]

Baseball is changing its uniforms, but n...

Placeholder while loading article actions The alien patch seems to have been there forever. It is circular and matches the maroon that accents the San Diego Padres uniforms. You won’t be able to miss it on the right sleeve when Fernando Tatis Jr. returns his bat after hitting a homerun, which is exactly Motorola’s goal […]

NBA champion Dwight Howard hosted a fund...

Proceeds were donated to an upcoming mission trip to Africa to have a primary impact on children’s lives. Bel Air, California – Dwight Howard hosted a live auction gala dinner for the nonprofit Afrikicks on Saturday, April 20, 2022 at the ritzy estate in Bel Air, CA. This gala enabled the Afrikicks team to accomplish […]

Lorin Gallery “All is not what it seems”

The Lorin Gallery in Los Angeles has worked with art collective League of Their Own (League OTO) on a new group exhibition featuring works by Yam Shalev, Christina Allan, Ellie Kayu Ng, Jonathan Downing, Arkiv Vilmansa, Jingyi Wang and South Korean artist, Socko. Composed of a cast of rising figures, the show seeks to explore […]

MLB fans absolutely hated the massive Mo...

When it comes to American professional sports, fans just aren’t used to seeing ads on game day uniforms. The NBA and WNBA brought advertisements to uniforms, with the NBA opting for small patches near the shoulders. But in general, intrusive and intrusive jersey sponsors are more common in European football and certainly not in Major […]

Dirk Nowitzki’s reign as Europe’s all-ti

BBasketball has distinct North American origins: it was invented by Canadian Dr. James Naismith while teaching at a YMCA in Massachusetts. However, since the first basketball game was played in 1892, the sport has become an international concern. Last week, the NBA celebrated its 75th anniversary by naming its all-time European teams, voted on by […]

NASCAR signs LiveLike extension to boost...

Meta sees the VR fitness revolution and will make its next headsets “sweatproof” By Andre Cohen April 14, 2022 When Meta – then known as Facebook – bought Oculus for $2 billion in 2014, the virtual reality headset was set to become a home for next-gen gaming. What the social network hadn’t anticipated was the […]

Kyrie Irving flips double birds and gets...

David Butler II-USA TODAY SportsBrooklyn Nets star goaltender Kyrie Irving himself had one hell of a game against his former team the Boston Celtics on Sunday afternoon. In Game 1 of their NBA Playoff first-round series against the Celtics in Boston, Irving was down 39 points on 12-of-20 shooting. That included a 6-of-10 from range […]

‘Anthony Edwards Dominated Ja Morant, Ga

As Anthony Edwards leading the Timberwolves gave Ja Morant and the Grizzlies a beating, criticism mounted on the All-Star’s back. On Saturday, the Memphis Grizzlies were waiting for the Minnesota Timberwolves on the FedExForum. The game did not go as Ja Morant and co would have liked. When the opponent scores 48 points from the […]

Memphis Grizzlies fans now have higher e...

Alex Hannah walked down the aisle to FedExForum on Saturday wearing a WWE-style blue and gold-plated championship belt. A fan stopped him to pose for a photo with. The belt was custom made by his father, Rio, and had several homages to the “Grit and Grind” era. Next to the Memphis Grizzlies centerpiece were the […]

How Suns Mikal Bridges and Cameron Johns...

The Phoenix Suns have given their fans an abundance of showpieces, fun moments, flashy jerseys, and most importantly, wins during the 2021-22 NBA season. But amid this sort of parade, fans also saw the evolution of the “Twins” in Mikal Bridges and Cameron Johnson, both individually and as a tandem. It became abundantly clear that […]

Andrew Wiggins set to face big career op...

Wiggins set to face big NBA playoff career opportunity originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea SAN FRANCISCO — As the Warriors went through their only scrimmage of the week on Thursday, all eyes were on Stephen Curry, who had been away from teammates for a month. Although he was the center of attention, Curry was […]

Meta Sees VR Fitness Revolution, Will Ma...

Meta sees the VR fitness revolution and will make its next headsets “sweatproof” By Andre Cohen April 14, 2022 When Meta – then known as Facebook – bought Oculus for $2 billion in 2014, the virtual reality headset was set to become a home for next-gen gaming. What the social network hadn’t anticipated was the […]

LaMelo Ball reveals major change coming ...

The Charlotte Hornets’ season was cut short for a second straight year by a nasty loss in the play-in tournament. After losing 144-117 to the Indiana Pacers in last season’s game, LaMelo Ball and company were torched 132-103 by the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night. It was a tough one for the Hornets, including Ball. […]

Reporter Applauds Timberwolves for Huge ...

(Photo by David Berding/Getty Images) The Minnesota Timberwolves picked up a huge win Tuesday night as they secured the seventh seed after beating the Los Angeles Clippers in the playoff. Yet somehow people laugh at them. The point of contention happens to be the team’s celebration after their victory. All the players, especially Patrick Beverley, […]

NBA releases Denver Nuggets first-round ...

The Denver Nuggets clinched a playoff spot last week and now their calendar the first round against the Golden State Warriors was published. Can they win? Denver Nuggets Round 1 Playoff Schedule I am a fan of the Denver Nuggets in my life. I’ve seen all the ups and downs this crazy team has experienced […]

Consideration of whether to add Kansas f...

After narrowly missing out on Most Outstanding Player honors in the Final Four, the question of whether Kansas big man David McCormack’s name belongs in the Allen Fieldhouse rafters anyway has been a hot one lately. Some say he’s a lock because of his performance in leading Kansas to the 2022 national title. The Norfolk, […]

FOS PM: The Broncos offer from the Walma...

After a 99-day lockout that delayed the start of the season, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred presented all players with Bose headphones as a peace offering on opening day. Fair trade? Rob Walton, son of late Walmart founder Sam Walton, reportedly offered more than $4 billion to buy the Denver Broncos. The opening offers for the […]

Game recap: Thunder at Clippers

By Paris Lawson | Broadcast and Digital Journalist | okcthunder.com In its season finale, the Thunder used its last 48 minutes of playing action to continue extending valuable minutes to its youngest and newest players. Although the team ultimately fell to the Clippers through a second-half push, the experience and opportunity to play real minutes […]

Doncic’s definitive road fan superlative

“This Week in Luka” is a weekly newsletter curated by SportsDay Mavericks beats author Callie Caplan – all about your favorite Dallas Mavericks superstar. To get her newsletter delivered straight to your inbox (and read it a day early…it’s sent every Friday), register here. NBA voters, including your trusty reporter Luka here, still have a […]

Cardinals could select uniform advertisi...

Professional football teams have placed advertisements on their jerseys since the 1970s, but most North American leagues have avoided using their uniforms for advertising purposes. ST. LOUIS — Among the many changes to Major League Baseball’s new collective bargaining agreement is a new sponsorship opportunity that is expected to generate millions in annual revenue for […]

NBA and Fanatics will open the league’s

PARIS, April 8, 2022 – The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Fanatics, a digital sports platform and one of the world’s largest suppliers of licensed sporting goods, today announced the opening of the first NBA Store in Paris. this summer. The new store, which will be operated by retail giant Lids and located at 20 […]

Croatian Heritage Night Celebrated by NB...

by croatiaweek April 7, 2022 in sport (Photos: LA Vatreni) The Los Angeles Clippers celebrated Croatian Heritage Night on Sunday, April 3 at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. More than 120 fans showed up in their ladies and jerseys to show their Croatian pride as the Clippers beat the New Orleans Pelicans, 119-100. (Photo: […]

ICYMI: “Take off your jerseys”

Kevin Durant signed with the Brooklyn Nets in 2019 NBA free agency instead of joining the New York Knicks. This started a new rivalry between the Knicks and Durant fan base. The long distance rivals squared off at MSG on Wednesday, and the tension between KD and the Knicks faithful was evident. Durant even mentioned […]

Keldon Johnson offers former Spur shirt ...

Former Spurs teammates continue to have a close bond. SAN ANTONIO — They may be former teammates, but the bond between Spurs’ Keldon Johnson and the Blazers’ Drew Eubanks will be forever. Recently, the Blazers and Spurs played two games in San Antonio, and after the team’s win over Portland on April 3, Johnson showed […]

Do Warriors fans enjoy Lakers fights?

Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of NBA fans. Every week, we ask questions to the most connected Golden State Warriors fans and fans across the country. register here join Reacts. The Golden State Warriors face the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday in their 80th game of the season. And it’s worth remembering Opening […]

DC’s iconic cherry blossoms inspire new

By AFRO Staff The Washington, DC Cherry Blossoms picked up a major victory with the Washington Wizards. The basketball team recently unveiled the “Bloom City Edition” of their uniform for the 2022-23 season and the famous flower is front and center as its muse. Through their partnership with Nike and the NBA, the Wizards paid […]

Kansas Wins 2022 National Title: Ranking...

USATSI NEW ORLEANS – Kansas won the national championship on Monday night with a thrilling 72-69 win over North Carolina. It is the fourth title for the Jayhawks in ten league games and the second for coach Bill Self. This ties him with Villanova coach Jay Wright for the most among active coaches. Kansas’ four […]

Kevin Durant says Warriors and Thunder h...

Kevin Durant is trying to build a legacy with the Brooklyn Nets, a franchise that has never won a championship. But Durant’s legacy is already assured in the history of two other franchises and the NBA as a whole. Durant has never won a championship with the Oklahoma City Thunder, but he’s led them to […]

Klay Thompson reminds NBA how great Warr...

SAN FRANCISCO — Klay Thompson took to the court for his pregame warmup Saturday night at Chase Center to a chorus of Warriors fans shouting his name before he even fired a single shot. It’s not new. Something seemed different, however. He sat down next to his brother Mychel, shared a laugh and a smile, […]

Red Sox’s Bobby Dalbec to wear Derrick W

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Red Sox first baseman Bobby Dalbec has already picked out the kit he’ll wear to the ballpark for Opening Day at Fenway on April 15. “Our home opener, I’m going to wear his (Derrick White’s) Celtics No. 9 jersey in there,” Dalbec said Saturday here at JetBlue Park. Dalbec and White […]

The Day – UConn notes: Minneapolis is ho

Minneapolis – Paige Bueckers was in Minneapolis for the Final Four, the city located about 10 miles from his hometown of Hopkins, Minnesota, and shortly after there was a press release. Bueckers, through a name, likeness and likeness agreement with Chegg – an education technology company based in Santa Clara, Calif. – will help organize […]

TSU impacts first-ever HBCU All-Star Gam...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — This weekend at the NCAA Final Four in New Orleans, there will be another game that will shine a light on historically black colleges and universities across the country. The first-ever HBCU All-Star Game is Sunday afternoon at 3 p.m. at Lakefront Arena at the University of New Orleans. “It was […]

St. Peter’s Holloway basketball coach ha

JERSEY CITY, NJ — After coaching the underdog St. Peter’s University Peacocks men’s basketball team to the NCAA championships this month, coach Shaheen Holloway was hired Thursday as the new head coach at Seton Hall University, from which he graduated in 2000. Holloway is a former associate head coach and standout student-athlete at South Orange […]

Doncic’s 35 points and 13 assists send M

CLEVELAND (AP) — With a large and vocal contingent of Slovenian fans, Luka Doncic wanted to give his countrymen… CLEVELAND (AP) — With a large and boisterous contingent of Slovenian fans, Luka Doncic wanted to put on a show for his countrymen. The Cavaliers couldn’t stop him. “When everyone comes to see you, you want […]

Cleveland Cavaliers sign Cliffs jersey p...

Cliffs’ deal would match Goodyear’s $10m-a-year partnership Jersey patch deals expected to exceed $200 million in combined revenue for NBA teams this season The Cleveland Cavaliers have announced a new jersey patch deal with flat-rolled steel producer Cleveland Cliffs beginning at the start of the 2022/23 season. The agreement expands the National Basketball Association (NBA) […]

NBA Cavaliers reach jersey patch deal wi...

Cleveland Cavaliers’ Darius Garland #10 shoots Orlando Magic’s Admiral Schofield #25 and Chuma Okeke #3 during the second quarter at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse on March 28, 2022 in Cleveland, Ohio. jason miller | National Basketball Association | Getty Images The Cleveland Cavaliers have a patch sponsorship for the new jersey. The NBA franchise has reached […]

Token Memphis Grizzlies win over Andre I...

They were finally on the ground in Memphis at the same time Monday night as boos rained down from all over the FedExForum, 784 days after Dillon Brooks called former “teammate” Andre Iguodala here. “A guy who’s on our team and doesn’t want to be on our team, I can’t wait for us to find […]

Chelsea stars spend international break ...

The CHELSEA stars brought the Heat up during their international break watching some NBA action in Miami. And the quartet of Blues heroes were offered personalized jerseys during their visit to Florida. 7 Chelsea players on vacation decided to head for NBA action with Miami HeatCredit: Instagram/@kepaarrizabalaga/Miami Heats 7 The four stars received the VIP […]

Michael Jordan charged men in their 30s ...

Michael Jordan is one of the greatest basketball players to ever play basketball. Some might consider him the absolute best in history, some might say he’s second. But either way, he’s the epitome of greatness. The embodiment of success and achievement. The definition of the word legend. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad Jordan […]

Final Four Gear: Buy Villanova Wildcats ...

The Villanova Wildcats are heading to the Final Four in New Orleans! The Wildcats defeated the Houston Cougars, 50-44, Saturday night in an Elite 8 game at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. Villanova is the first team to qualify for the Final Four of the 2022 NCAA Tournament, which begins Saturday, April 2. […]

the small athletics staff stand up for t...

PHILADELPHIA — If you’re looking for the symbolic moment of the Saint Peter’s basketball team’s unforgettable and unprecedented run through this NCAA tournament, this is it. After the final buzzer cemented Friday’s 67-64 Purdue upset in the Eastern Regional semifinals — putting Saint Peter’s in Sunday’s Elite Eight game against North Carolina (5:05 p.m., CBS) […]

Enes Freedom isn’t on an NBA team becaus

The fun thing about free markets is that teams don’t have to pay you if you suck.Picture: PA I’ll do this quickly because there’s way too much ink and time spent on Enes Freedom, a one-trick pony in the field who learned a new trick to stay relevant. He made headlines again this week scoring […]

Is Kerr Kriisa related to Steve Kerr? A...

One of the most compelling names remaining in the 2022 NCAA Tournament is Arizona sophomore guard Kerr Kriisa, who played his first March Madness game in the Wildcats’ second-round victory over TCU. Kriisa didn’t shoot particularly well in the 85-80 win, scoring 3 on 1-of-10 shooting, but the Wildcats outscored the Horned Frogs by 24 […]

Utah’s transgender sports bill draws NBA

NBA says it’s ‘working closely’ with Utah Jazz on issue, which could also impact future NCAA events (Rachel Rydalch | The Salt Lake Tribune) Promotion for LoveLoud, an upcoming LGBTQ+ concert, at a jazz game on March 9, 2022. The NBA says it’s “working closely” with Utah Jazz regarding the NBA All-Star Game 2023 and […]

Kentucky basketball jerseys are set to n...

The Kentucky Wildcats’ season came to an abrupt end, and it’s not shaping up to be a great offseason either. Despite not winning an NCAA tournament game for a third straight season, Kentucky stands to lose a host of players to the NBA’s draft and transfer portal. TyTy Washington and Shaedon Sharpe are set to […]

Legendary photos of Paul Pierce and Kevi...

Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are allies in a way the sport of basketball has rarely seen. They won the only championship of their career together in 2008 for the Boston Celtics and the duo have enjoyed an unbreakable bond ever since. However, as contemporary athlete relationships grow, Pierce and Garnett knew each other long […]

Some observations of UConn men’s basketb

After a short stint in Buffalo and a six hour drive from Buffalo, some remote observations on the NCAA Tournament. The team Dan Hurley wanted to model the Huskies is still playing “This is what we hope to look like in a few years.” Dan Hurley said three years ago, the day before UConn (13-11 […]

Jalen Green jerseys are coming to the NB...

JALEN Green, a rising NBA star of Filipino descent, has openly declared his love for his mother’s homeland in the past. “I love the Philippines,” he said one day after meeting Manny Pacquiao. “They show me love and support and I’m just happy to represent them. I have family there in the Philippines. I’m excited […]

Steph Curry’s All-Star jersey sells for

Steph Curry always lights him up at the All-Star Game. A jersey he wore during his MVP performance in Cleveland sold for a whopping $500,720 at NBA auctions, twice the price of the second most expensive jersey of any on offer. Curry wore the gray jersey when he scored a game-high 24 of his 50 […]

Kings unable to get revenge on Celtics

Much like the color of their jerseys, the Celtics are kryptonite for the Sacramento Kings this year. The Kings were beaten 126-97 on a night when, no matter how good they were, the Celtics were just too good. From the first possessions of the match, things were going badly. The Celtics opened with an 11-0 […]

Clutch suns keep killing it

By: Jay Dieffenbach The secret is revealed. Suns fans know it — and embrace it. Their team is made up of players who are very serious about completing a mission. They relish situations of pressure. They are very serious. In the language of basketball, a killer is one who relentlessly pursues and achieves a goal […]

Twins Johnny and Jordan Davis form a tea...

All eyes were on Johnny Davis as he lay under the basket two weeks ago, twisting out of shape from the flagrant foul of Nebraska’s Trey McGowens and writhing in pain on the floor. But on the sidelines, Wisconsin was making a small effort of its own because assistant coach Joe Krabbenhoft immediately placed himself […]

⚽ 7 things to know about the Riverhounds

From: Colin Williams Pittsburgh has always been a football city. More recently it has become a “soccer” city in a way that more internationals would recognize due to Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC, our local USL Championship football team (for context, you can think of USL-C as the equivalent of AAA baseball or NBA League G). Are […]

2022 NCAA Tournament bracket and play-in...

March Madness is officially here. Tuesday marked the start of playoff games. TruTV had its annual moment as Texas A&M-CC defeated Texas Southern, 76-67. Indiana outlasted Wyoming, 66-58 in the last drink. Tonight, two other games will also be broadcast on TruTV, at the same time. Bryant and Wright St. tip at 6:40 p.m. ET, […]

Web Exclusive: Indy Lawyers Basketball L...

Members of the Indianapolis Lawyers Basketball League play a game on March 7, 2022 at the Indiana Basketball Academy. (IL Photo/Jordan Morey) During the cold winter months, attorneys in central Indiana return to court after the sun goes down. While there are plenty of motions, occasional pleadings, and even pews, the proceedings at meetings are […]

‘Kevin Garnett called me this summer and

The Boston Celtics take him back to the 2011 season where Shaq hilariously sang a song about Kevin Garnett recruiting him. Shaq has done what only a few players in NBA history can claim to do and that’s clear the VIBGYOR color scale in terms of wearing jerseys in every color. After winning his 4and […]

Power Rankings, week 22: several key cla...

Golden State is on the rise after finishing 1 of its best 3-game winning streaks since January. It’s been a strange season in that it feels like the East is the better conference, with more teams likely to win the league than the West. But games played between the two conferences are tracked in that […]

Gonzaga, Arizona, Kansas and Baylor are ...

For the first time in three seasons, the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament is back to its pre-pandemic glory. But some things have changed. Star players are eligible to receive free cars and other goodies – legally! – thanks to new NCAA rules allowing college athletes to cash in on their name. At least one tournament […]

Celtics NBA legend Paul Pierce spotted a...

Hanging out with the big stars is nothing new for UFC President Dana White. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad Being president of the UFC has its perks. At PPV events, Dana White frequently interacts with celebrities. Over the years, he has established cordial relations with several of them. ADVERTISING The article continues below […]

Anthony Davis dedicated his NBA title wi...

There were both good and bad things that happened to the Los Angeles Lakers in 2020, but for the most part, we were all touched by the tragic death that occurred that year. The former Los Angeles shooter was no longer with us. When the news came out early that year, it was hard for […]

COLUMN: What happened to WVU basketball?...

MORGANTOWN – What went wrong with West Virginia’s basketball season? Perhaps the better question, as we all wait to see if there’s more to come in one of the lesser postseason events other than the NCAA championships, is what’s not to come? didn’t go badly? The regular season ended the way it should have on […]

Weekly Warriors | Golden State Warriors

From James Wiseman making his G League debut to a surprise visit from special guest Will Ferrell aka Jackie Moon, there’s still no shortage of activity in the Warriors’ home stretch of the 2021-22 regular season. Let’s recap the best of what happened for the Dubs this week and take a look at what’s happening […]

Ben Simmons smiled through the loudest b...

Fortunately, there was no video. Because if there had been, the building would have spontaneously burned and melted into a puddle of contempt. Ben Simmons, quite frankly, didn’t deserve a tribute, anyway. In the eyes of all 76ers fans who had one of the hottest tickets ever In the sports history of the City of […]

Pac-12 2022 tournament preview: schedule...

The Pac-12 conference tournament quarterfinals will feature three national heavyweights, with Arizona and UCLA among the favorites to go deep in the NCAA tournament. Here’s a look at the quarterfinal matchups of the Pac-12 Conference Tournament. Stanford No. 9 vs. Arizona No. 1: 3 p.m. ET, Pac-12 Network Point spread: Arizona-15Total points: 145 Stanford had […]

Legends Celebrate Best Friends Night, pr...

Official release | March 9, 2022 The Texas Legends teamed up with Southwest LTC for a long-awaited Best Buddies takeover night at this Thursday’s game. The team will wear custom jerseys representing both Best Buddies and Southwest LTC, and fans can enjoy in-game entertainment from Best Buddies students and friends. Southwest LTC is a leading […]

Athlete of the week: Kate McAteer scored...

After a four-goal performance – including a seven-minute hat trick – against Bowdon, Kate McAteer was voted Athlete of the Week by The LaGrange Daily News. McAteer is a dual-sport athlete, playing soccer and volleyball, but soccer is her main focus. She started kicking a soccer ball when she was seven years old, but didn’t […]

All over the world, Rui Hachimura has al...

Rui Hachimura dunks during Japan’s preliminary round basketball game against Slovenia at the 2020 Summer Olympics last July in Tokyo. (Kyodo Photo) By MARK KAZUO ROBBINS, Special for The Rafu Rui Hachimura will visit the Crypto.com Arena for the first time this season on Wednesday as his Washington Wizards take on the Los Angeles Clippers. […]

Vikings purge continues with another lay...

Featured posts | vikings By Judd Zulgad | March 7, 2022 To share: FILE – In this July 29, 2016, file photo, Minnesota Vikings coach Eric Sugarman walks off the field during day one of the NFL football team’s training camp at the University of Mankato State in Mankato, Minnesota. Vikings Vice President of Sports […]

LeBron James’ admission proves how ‘deci

The story of LeBron James’ NBA career has been told sickeningly. Every basketball fan in the sports world could probably write a book about James’ journey to becoming a star and get most of the facts 100% accurate. But no matter who writes the book, there will always be a chapter that everyone will understand: […]

MWC tournament in progress; Lobos women...

The Mountain West Conference tournament began Sunday with the women’s opening round games. The University of New Mexico plays at 5 p.m. Monday as the No. 2 seed. The Lobos had three players named to the 10-member All-MWC team. Seniors Shaiquel McGruder, Jaedyn De La Cerda and Antonia Anderson were honored, while senior LaTora Duff […]

WNBA charter flight ‘scandal’ shows long

It had nothing to do with money. Last week, the WNBA fined the New York Liberty $500,000 for using charter flights for its players during the second half of the 2021 season, all paid for by team owners Joe and Clara Wu Tsai . Contrary to popular belief, this fine was not due to the […]