Adam Silver not a fan of way Anthony Davis trade demand was handled
The Anthony Davis trade demand was the talk of the NBA for a solid two-week span and even more. Even though the storyline dominated the sports news cycle and even took...
4 days ago - Yardbarke - 3 articles
The NBA's embrace of social media still has issues to work out
Dave McMenamin was watching the Super Bowl when he briefly became part of the growing news cycle he usually is responsible for covering. LeBron James tweeted the ESPN Lakers...
7 days ago - New York Post - 4 articles
No tampering penalties for Lakers' comments on Ben Simmons
The NBA has announced that it completed its investigation into possible contact between Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson and Sixers star Ben Simmons and...
9 days ago - Yardbarke - 7 articles
Report: Lakers, Pelicans in trade talks for Anthony Davis
The NBA's news cycle is fast and furious ahead of next week's trade deadline. Earlier on Thursday, it was reported that the New Orleans Pelicans were not taking calls from the...
21 days ago - Yardbarke - 19 articles
Trade deadline deals that shaped NBA's current landscape
The NBA has become a 24/7 news cycle, with blockbuster trades and signings sweeping through Twitter timelines left, right and centre year-round. While many of the league's...
21 days ago - Sportsnet - 3 articles
Labor pains: On another troublesome MLB offseason
It's all too easy to forget that we're halfway through the MLB offseason, what with the daily distractions of regular season NBA and NHL games, and the sports news cycle...
1 month ago - Yardbarker
Sports media: Dick Vitale says Rick Pitino to UCLA, Bill Walton says Barack Obama; we say enough!
Between Dick Vitale's shilling for Rick Pitino and Bill Walton's stump for Barack Obama, college basketball's loudest analysts didn't do much for their credibility this week...
1 month ago - Los Angeles Times
'I just count money, that's all I do': the sporting quotes of 2018
From Australia's sandpaper storm to some impressive popularity contests, via José Mourinho and worm denial 5 January: “We have money for sardines and I'm thinking lobster. I...
1 month ago - The Guardian - 2 articles
NBA's anti-tampering memo doesn't mention LeBron James by name, but read between the lines
The last couple of NBA news cycles have been all about James's "recruiting" efforts and whether they should be considered tampering.
1 month ago - Washingtonpost - 4 articles
Fake moon landings and a flat Earth: why do athletes love conspiracy theories?
Sports stars as varied as Stephen Curry and Andrew Flintoff have flirted with conspiracy theories. But they are guided by very human emotions With Christmas Day just gone, it...
1 month ago - The Guardian
The headlines of Sportyst
LeBron James, Lakers frustrate James Harden, Rockets in fourth-quarter rally
James Harden extended his 30-point streak to 32 games, but LeBron James and the Lakers stymied the Rockets in the fourth for a 111-106 comeback win.
Drame: Jim Boeheim tue un piéton dans un accident de la route
Jim Boeheim, le coach de Syracuse en NCAA, a tué un homme dans un accident de la route la nuit dernière dans l'état de New York.
Don Nelson has media rolling with talk about, um, inhaling
The Basketball Hall of Famer and former Warriors coach showed off a radically different look as he returned to Oakland.
Paul George Spoke to Nike After Zion Williamson's Knee Injury
Paul George reached out to his Swoosh reps after Zion Williamson ‘s Nike PG 2.5 sneaker exploded 36 seconds into Wednesday night's Duke-UNC tilt. The Nike statement on the...
James Harden très remonté contre un arbitre
Sorti après avoir écopé de six fautes personnelles, James Harden s'est lâché sur l'un des arbitres du match entre les Rockets et les Lakers.
Will injury impact Zion Williamson's NBA draft stock?
Duke star Zion Williamson's knee injury - called a minor sprain by the team - probably shouldn't impact his NBA draft stock.
Giannis Antetokounmpo: ‘I Would Not Talk About Free Agency'
Giannis Antetokounmpo says he would keep things quiet were he in Anthony Davis ‘ shoes. Giannis would “focus on just playing basketball” instead of helping feed the...
NBA wrap: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks nip Celtics to extend lead in Eastern...
The Bucks and Celtics started sloppy, still shaking off All-Star break cobwebs, but matched big play after big play down the stretch.
NBA submits proposal to lower draft age from 19 to 18, report says
NBA commissioner Adam Silver has said in the past that having the draft age be 19 isn't working for the league.
76ers overcome Embiid's absence to top Heat 106-102