Bill Simmons can consider himself safe spewing sarcasm behind his computer screen.Unless Dwyane Wade has something to say about it.The Heat guard didn’t let a Simmons tweet go down without a fight Wednesday, when he humorously threatened Simmons after the sports media giant suggested he’s a dirty player.“It may be
NEW ORLEANS — Tom Benson, a successful auto dealer who brought the New Orleans Saints their only winning seasons and the “Benson Boogie,” has died. Benson, who has also owned the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans since 2012, was 90.The NFL and NBA teams announced Benson’s death Thursday. He had been
MILWAUKEE — Jeff Hornacek said NBA commissioner Adam Silver has no reason to worry about the Knicks. He can save the phone call to team president Steve Mills about tanking for a better lottery seed.Responding to Silver’s bizarre warning to the Bulls for announcing they would shelve starters Robin Lopez
Being the victim of one of LeBron James’ most vicious dunks gets you credit on the Trail Blazers.Portland center Jusuf Nurkic became a future poster when James broke off a pick-and-roll and slammed one over the 6-foot-11 big man in the first quarter of the Trail Blazers’ 113-105 win over
The boxing legend sat courtside for the Lakers' 127-113 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
He was quickly recognised in a floral jacket and matching shoes while dipping his nuggets in a tub of sauce.
And Mayweather saved some food for his private flight home as he snacked on biscuits while joined by
An employee at an Oregon nightclub where a woman claimed Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban sexually assaulted her in 2011 said Cuban was drunk enough to be asked to leave — and was “kind of gropey” with women he took photos with that evening.Christopher White, who worked at the Barrel
Steve Francis played two games of high school basketball, but became a one-year college wonder, the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft and a three-time All-Star. He was an NBA meteor, brightly blazing through the league but burning out far more quickly than someone with his level of talent
The multi-year partnership comes shortly after the league gave teams the go-ahead to have sponsored patches on their jerseys.
Bumble, an app where women make the first move, will have their "empowerment badge" stitched onto the front of the vest.
It is expected to cost the four-year-old dating app almost £15m for
Kobe Bryant has won many basketball championships - but the sports star said scooping an Oscar feels even better.
The five-time NBA champion won the best animated short category at Sunday's Academy Awards for 'Dear Basketball'.
The film is based on his 2015 poem for The Players Tribune.
Accepting his award,
ROMELU LUKAKU has called on the FA to introduce a seasonal Premier League ‘All-Star’ game after sitting court-side for an NBA game last night.
The Manchester United striker has revealed he would like to see the arrival of yearly North vs South matches following the success of the NBA’s
Dan Fegan, at one time an NBA agent for several high-profile players, was killed in an automobile accident in Colorado on Sunday morning, the Denver Post reported.
The 56-year-old was driving an SUV when he was hit by a bus on a highway near Aspen, according to the report. There
Shoppers at the NBA store in Manhattan might be surprised on Tuesday to find six professional football players working the cash register, making custom jerseys and tidying up the store.
Chicago Bears running back Jordan Howard and the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Josh Dobbs are among the players who will
BLACK Eyed Peas star Fergie has apologised for her bizarre and "flat" performance of the US National Anthem.
The songstress, 42, was given the honour of singing for a crowd of famous faces, including Beyoncé, ahead of the NBA All Star basketball game.
But Fergie's rendition was branded the worst
Google is raising the price of its YouTube TV online service for new customers as it adds channels from Time Warner’s Turner, National Basketball League and Major League Baseball, the company said Wednesday.
Less than one year after launching YouTube TV, the company is increasing its pricing to $40
The Lakers may have weakened themselves for this year with a big move before the trade deadline Thursday. Dealing Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr. doesn’t make them better, but that wasn’t the idea with the trade that netted Isaiah Thomas, Channing Frye and a 2018 first-round pick
The 76ers added another chapter to the bizarre Markelle Fultz saga Friday.
Fultz, the No. 1 pick in the 2017 draft, has played in just four games this season and has been shut down since October with a shoulder injury that made the form on his shot cringeworthy. And
While the Cavaliers were busy dominating the headlines leading up to the NBA trade deadline, other teams also were making deals.
None of them had the seismic impact of Cleveland’s wheeling and dealing, but here’s a look at the other trades from a busy day in the NBA:
Khloe Kardashian may have just announced the gender of her unborn baby - without even realising it.
And it's all to do with the colour scheme the pregnant reality star chose for a lavish dinner party she hosted.
33-year old Khloe is currently expecting her first baby with NBA player
Being in the class photo of the annual Oscar nominees' luncheon is the pinnacle of any filmmaker's career.
Now, Rachel Shenton, who played Mitzeee Minniver in Hollyoaks from 2010-2013, will have this photo to treasure as she attended the super exclusive luncheon at the Beverly Hilton ballroom in the
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Chicago center Robin Lopez was ejected after being hit with back-to-back technical fouls during the second quarter of the Bulls’ game in Sacramento, tossing a chair once he finally left the court.
Lopez exchanged words with referee Justin Van Duyne with 4:21 remaining before halftime Monday
Magic Johnson has always enjoyed the spotlight, but the NBA would like him to stop talking about other teams’ players now that he is president of the Lakers.
The Lakers were fined $50,000 for tampering, the NBA announced Tuesday, because of comments made by Johnson in “a recent media
A number of Philadelphia Eagles stars will boycott a trip to the White House to meet President Trump, following their Super Bowl success.
The Eagles claimed the NFL's biggest prize on Sunday night, defeating last year's champions New England Patriots 41-33 in Minnesota.
Last year saw
From Brooklyn to Beijing, it’s been quite a ride for Stephon Marbury.
The Coney Island native is finally retiring from basketball at the end of the season just a few days before his 41st birthday, Marbury told The Undefeated. He has spent the past eight seasons playing in the
DETROIT — Blake Griffin had 24 points and 10 rebounds in his debut for Detroit, and the Pistons edged the Grizzlies 104-102 on Thursday night.
Griffin was impressive throughout his first game for the Pistons since they traded for him earlier this week. His teammates looked uncertain at times,
Just the idea of LeBron James considering a union with the archrival Warriors is enough to set off an NBA firestorm.
It was a league-altering moment when Kevin Durant decided in 2016 to join the Warriors, who have won two championships in three years and were a couple of
Nikola Mirotic is definitely going to the Pelicans now. Well, probably.
The Bulls and Pelicans had agreed on a trade Tuesday, but Mirotic vetoed the deal. Two days later, ESPN reported the deal was back on.
The Pelicans will guarantee Mirotic’s $12.5 million team option for next season, and that
With contenders starting to feel out the market before the trade deadline, some options are emerging to land a big man without paying a big price.
Center Greg Monroe is already on the market after the Suns agreed to a contract buyout, which makes him an unrestricted free agent,
CBB’s Malika Haqq has paid tribute to her ex boyfriend Rasual Butler on Twitter, after the Ex-NBA forward and his wife Leah LaBelle were killed in a car crash.
The reality star re-tweeted a post that read: “In most cases we forget how dangerous cars can become in a
EX-NBA player Rasual Butler posted a touching social media message praising his daughter just days before he and his American Idol star wife were killed in a horror crash.
Butler, 38, and his 31-year-old wife Leah LaBelle were died when their Range Rover flipped and crashed near Studio City
A former NBA player and his wife were killed in a single-car wreck in California early Wednesday, according to a report.
Rasual Butler, 38, who last played for the Spurs during the 2015-16 season, lost control of his Range Rover at about 2 a.m. while driving in Studio City.