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

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

“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

ESPN’s new 30 for 30 ‘Dream On’ looks at the gold-or-bust women’s USA Basketball teams

USA Basketball’s 1996 women’s dream Getty Images The great Reese Bobby admitted that he didn’t think through the only advice that he ever gave his son in Talladega Nights the Ballad of Ricky Bobby. “If you ain’t first, you’re last,” doesn’t even make sense. As Reese said after getting thrown out of Applebees, “you … Read more

“LeBron James was the dynasty!”

Nick Wright had an interesting take to offer in the Michael Jordan and LeBron James GOAT debate. Speaking up on the nature of a dynasty of “First Things First“, Wright offered a completely new perspective on the matter. The GOAT debate has been one of the longest drawn conversations in modern basketball. Torn between the … Read more

Kenny Atkinson left Michael Jordan and the Charlotte Hornets at the altar

Golden State assistant coach Kenny Atkinson has reportedly backed out of taking the Hornets’ head coaching job.Image: Getty Images This is not said very often, but poor Michael Jordan. The NBA legend got Whitleyed by Kenny Atkinson. Jordan was about to start a new life with Atkinson leading his Charlotte Hornets. They fit together as … Read more

When we’ll see Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James for an NBA title

You know you want it.Image: Getty Images It’s the 2043 NBA Finals. The erosion of the east coast is impossible to ignore, and it will be illegal to hold summer football activities outdoors because the average temperature in most places will be 115 degrees. But indoors, the matchup the world has been waiting for will … Read more

“He would tell you ‘I’m not Kobe’, ‘I’m not Michael’, ‘I don’t dominate the way they did’

Steph Curry’s humility has been talked about almost as much as his three NBA championship titles. NBA Analyst for Fox Sports, Ric Bucher spoke about the self-consciousness of the Golden State Warriors guard, which he remarked to appreciate. He stated that while Curry will never equate himself to Kobe Bryant or Michael Jordan. He went … Read more