TERRIFYING: Steph Curry’s relationship with Golden State Warriors owners

There is no doubt that Steph Curry is one of the most impressive NBA players of this century, having won four championships with the Golden State Warriors. That includes the most recent one, when he managed to win the title with a reconstructed team, following the departure of Kevin Durant. However, the directors at the Golden State Warriors are both delighted … Continue reading TERRIFYING: Steph Curry’s relationship with Golden State Warriors owners

Kobe Bryant’s widow wins $16m over crash site pictures

October 19, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant (24) during a stoppage in play against the Utah Jazz during the first half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports A federal jury awarded $16 million to Vanessa Bryant, widow of Kobe Bryant, in a lawsuit against Los … Continue reading Kobe Bryant’s widow wins $16m over crash site pictures

Yul Edochie comes under fire for comment on ‘Shettima Dressing Challenge’

Nollywood movie star, Yul Edochie has condemned the ongoing challenge mocking the outfit of the All Progressives Congress, APC, vice presidential candidate, Kashim Shettima. Meziesblog reports that photos of the former Borno State governor, who attended the NBA conference in Lagos on Monday, have been trending on all social media platforms. Nigerians on Tuesday began … Continue reading Yul Edochie comes under fire for comment on ‘Shettima Dressing Challenge’

Mike Fratello wins Lifetime Coaching Achievement Award

Mike Fratello, who followed 16 years as an NBA head coach with a successful career in the broadcast booth, is the winner of the 2022 Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award. It is given annually by the National Basketball Coaches Association, which announced the honor on Sunday. “Mike Fratello’s accomplishments are well documented, both as a coach and … Continue reading Mike Fratello wins Lifetime Coaching Achievement Award

Sacramento Kings to hire Mike Brown as new head coach

Mike Brown, assistant coach to Steve Kerr in the Golden State Warriors, has reached a four-year deal with the Sacramento Kings to become the franchise's new head coach, according to ESPN. Brown and the Kings had a two-day meeting agreeing on the contract. He will finish the ongoing NBA playoffs with the Warriors before taking … Continue reading Sacramento Kings to hire Mike Brown as new head coach

Nikola Jokic wins NBA MVP again

Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets has been named the 2021-22 NBA Most Valuable Player (NBA), ESPN reported on Monday. Jokic has joined Giannis Antetokounmpo to become the second player to win the NBA top award in two straight seasons. Antetokounmpo, who did it right before Jokic, was a finalist of the race together with … Continue reading Nikola Jokic wins NBA MVP again

James Harden finds his rhythm again

The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Miami Heat 116-108 in Game 4 of the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Sunday, tying the series 2-2. James Harden, who has been under heavy criticism for his underperformance since he was traded to the 76ers in February, had his best game in the … Continue reading James Harden finds his rhythm again

LeBron James: I respect Frank Vogel as a coach and as a man

The Los Angeles Lakers have confirmed the sacking of head coach Frank Vogel following the team's failure to make the NBA playoffs. Vogel, appointed by the Lakers in 2019, led the franchise to an NBA championship in his first season in charge and despite a first-round playoff exit last year, saw his contract extended to … Continue reading LeBron James: I respect Frank Vogel as a coach and as a man

NBA: Jets owner Woody Johnson and Kings owner Vivek Ranadive to buy Chelsea FC

It's claimed that Woody Johnson, 74, is 'readying a bid' for the club, having already made contact with The Raine Group. New York Jets owner Robert “Woody” Johnson is apparently gearing up to try to purchase Chelsea FC. Johnson is preparing his bid to try to buy the English Premier League club, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. … Continue reading NBA: Jets owner Woody Johnson and Kings owner Vivek Ranadive to buy Chelsea FC

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Why hedge fund billionaire Steve Cohen deleted his Twitter account

Just days after a Twitter spat with Barstool Sports' David Portnoy, and amid the GameStop stonk rally against Wall Street hedge funds, Mets owner and hedge fund billionaire Steve Cohen has deleted his Twitter account. Cohen issued a statement Saturday through the Mets: "I've really enjoyed the back and forth with Mets fans on Twitter which … Continue reading Why hedge fund billionaire Steve Cohen deleted his Twitter account

Kawhi Leonard excited for winning innaugral Kobe Bryant All-Star MVP Award

Kawhi Leonard was named the recipient of the NBA's first-ever Kobe Bryant All-Star MVP Award on Sunday. The award was given to Leonard after Team LeBron defeated Team Giannis, 157-155, in an exciting down-to-the-wire contest. Leonard tallied a team-high 30 points, seven rebounds, four assists and three steals on 11-of-18 shooting. The MVP started the game … Continue reading Kawhi Leonard excited for winning innaugral Kobe Bryant All-Star MVP Award

LeBron James joins Lakers for $154 million

For a whopping $154 million, LeBron James has taken his talents to the Los Angeles Lakers in a deal that will last four years. Image: Kobe Bryant and LeBron James James, 33, led Cleveland to their NBA Finals but lost to the Golden State Warriors in a dramatic fashion despite averaging a season record of … Continue reading LeBron James joins Lakers for $154 million