The player, college, and NBA have suffered greatly in quality of play and players. And for every Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett there has been a conga line of lost causes, teens who toiled in Europe or Asia or worse once their hoop dreams melted into memory.
In This Week’s That Thing You Missed watch a brawl break out after fans rush the court during a college hoops game, J.R. Smith pulls more practical jokes on the hardcourt, and Jeff Gordon gets revenge on his biggest critic.
A basketball player wearing a mask during an NBA game because of a facial injury is nothing new. Many players, after breaking a nose or another facial bone, have worn masks to allow them to continue to play as they heal.
It’s not crazy to suggest that when all is said and done, Lebron James will be considered one of the greatest few NBA players of all time. As it turns out, Lebron himself agrees with that sentiment.
David Beckham has exercised his option to purchase a Major League Soccer expansion team in Miami, and the deal with the former English national team captain will be finalized when he can secure a financing plan and location for a new stadium.
by @TaraLipinsky More Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed a hockey goalie goes MIA much to his team’s chagrin, a military mom surprises her son, a hockey goalie goes rouge and ladies and gentlemen may […]
The 76ers will try to make it to straight wins overall, and two straight wins over the Heat, when they welcome Miami to the Center on Friday night.
by @TaraLipinsky More Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed watch the Spartans celebrate the Rose Bowl win ‘Some Kinda Way’, a Crimson Tide faithful attack OU fans, LeBron James’ double alley-oop and Texas parents take […]
If the NBA had a Christmas wish, it might be for a different holiday schedule.
You can love Lebron James, or you can hate Lebron James. Either way, you’ve got to appreciate his greatness.
Apparently LeBron James’ football dream isn’t dead because he wants to play in one NFL games before it’s over.
Lebron James is no longer chasing his first championship. With two rings, and four MVPs, now James is chasing history. With his place as one of the game’s greatest all-time players cemented, the only question now is where on the list James will fall.
Put this one in the category of, “things that might make the internet break in Philadelphia.”
NBA legend Michael Jordan believes he could beat LeBron James in a one-on-one basketball game when he was in his prime.
So long, James, Allen, Pierce and Garnett. King James, Jesus Shuttlesworth, The Truth and KG may be headed to the backs of NBA jerseys.