Where should Kyrie Irving land?

Image: shutterstock (Getty Images) Is there a current NBA player who invokes more disgust, loathing, and aversion than Kyrie Irving? The Brooklyn Nets guard is on his way to imploding his third team. First, he demanded out of Cleveland after tiring playing second fiddle to LeBron James. Then he aggressively bounced out of Boston, creating … Read more

Luka Dončić is swole now

Luka Dončić (c.)photo: Getty Images One month after his Dallas Mavericks were eliminated by the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals, Luka Dončić has not yet taken a day off. He is playing for the Slovenian national team, and he does not look like the same person who scored 28 points in that … Read more

Steph-mania has seeped into the WNBA

“Night night.”Image: Getty Images If it were not already apparent that Steph Curry is the popular kid who dictates whether 10th graders one- or two-strap their backpacks, fans needn’t look no further than the WNBA for proof. I debated if Sabrina Ionescu hitting a game-clinching 3 and striking the Steph “night night” pose against the … Read more

“MJ is washed”, “Hit MJ with the reverse uno”, “MJ really just said f**k it”, “Now they trade for Russ”

Fans have come for Michael Jordan following news of Steve Clifford’s hire. The Charlotte Hornets have been in search of a new head coach since their season ended, and they have settled on Clifford. ESPN Sources: Steve Clifford has agreed to a deal to return as the Charlotte Hornets’ coach. Clifford, one of league’s most … Read more

The death of the NBA superteam (for now)

The Warriors, built over time.Image: Getty Images The Boston Celtics and Golden State Warriors Finals was one of the most engaging championship fights of recent memory. The Celtics were on a Cinderella tear on their way to facing a retooled, post-Kevin Durant Warriors. Both teams had organically built the backbone of their roster through adept … Read more

Hornets buy back favorite hoodie from Goodwill

Reunited and it feels so… eh.Image: Getty Images When Kenny Atkinson ultimately passed on the Charlotte Hornets head coaching job, the thought was at least Mike D’Antoni will keep LaMelo Ball, Miles Bridges, and the rest of Buzz City is entertaining. After the former Houston head coach’s meeting with part-owner Michael Jordan this week, it … Read more

“It’s just a bunch of s**t that you make up”

The NBA community has been buzzing following Kevin Durant’s back-and-forth with Charles Barkley. Adding to his earlier Twitter response from him, KD had more words for Chuck. Barkley has been on KD since the Brooklyn Nets lost in the first round of the playoffs. Durant was completely shut down in the Boston Celtics’ sweep. KD’s … Read more

Kevin Durant says he has no involvement in Kyrie Irving’s decision making this off season, says the friendship will always remain intact

Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets were unable to reach an agreement about Irving’s future with the franchise. Irving is now possibly on his way out with the LA Lakers, New York Knicks and LA Clippers showing interest in acquiring him. The seven-time All-Star missed most of the season due to his refusal to take … Read more

Jolly St. Perk, fashion faux pas, and more from NBA Draft night

Paolo Banchero (L), Mark Williams (C), and Malaki Branham (R) pose for photos.Image: Getty Images I had the ESPN broadcast of last night’s NBA Draft on while cooking dinner, and even with my hands occupied by a pot of mac and a large spoon instead of my phone and internet, I knew Kendrick Perkins was … Read more

“That dude had Black skin, he was bald-headed, he was beautiful, he glowed!”

Michael Jordan is one of those people who never fails to make an impression on others. Over the years, current and former players have recounted, sometimes very vividly, how and when they met Jordan. Andre Miller, on an episode of “The Knuckleheads,” recalled in detail the first time he came face-to-face with the six-time champ: … Read more