Kyrie Irving is one of the most creative players in the modern NBA. How much has he earned since joining the league?
Isiah Thomas and Magic Johnson’s relationship turned toxic. At the heart of this conflict were rumors and lies about Johnson’s HIV diagnosis.
There are countless tales of NBA players gambling. One former NBA player got in above his head so much it cost him his entire career.
Julius Erving’s legacy continues to resonate with NBA players today. LeBron James even named him one of the three greatest players ever.
The Patriots’ success stems from a variety of factors. One possible advantage: The Patriots use left-footed punters.
Trading for and then trading away D’Angelo Russell might have been a master chess move by the Golden State Warriors.
NBA coaches have some of the highest pressure job in sports. Who is the youngest coach in the NBA and how much success has he had?
While almost all American professional sports teams have their devoted followers, certain franchises have elevated themselves to a legendary status that goes far beyond just the city they play in. In the world of MLB, you have teams like the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox. The NBA has organizations like the Chicago …
After struggling against the Pistons, Michael Jordan broke through in 1991, thanks in large part to forming the secret “Breakfast Club.”
To maintain their place in the league, NBA players must stick to an intense training routine year-round. They do some unusual things to be the best.
While Zion Williamson doesn’t need much help improving his on-court game, pro basketball has still proved to be much different than college ball at Duke.
One persistent conspiracy theory about Michael Jordan has to do with his year-and-a-half retirement in between his Bulls three-peats.
Celtics forward Larry Bird ranks among the all-time greats. Yet younger fans who didn’t witness his career don’t understand what made him so great.
Larry Bird recently voiced his opinion about which of those Boston teams was the best. His answer? The 1985-86 Celtics.
In his first season with OKC, Chris Paul is playing with a renewed sense of purpose, especially when it counts.
On top of salaries, teams also spend money on travel, personnel, maintenance, and other expenses. So how exactly do NBA teams make money?
NFL players look for any advantage they can get. In fact, some fans may notice that only select players get to wear black tinted visors on their helmets.
Kevin Love has a great reputation around the NBA for being a team-first guy. So when Love public let his frustrations get the better of him, people noticed.
LeBron James shoots the ball primarily with his right hand. Yet casual fans often express surprise when they learn James is left-handed.
Despite his seemingly limitless potential, Jimmer Fredette never managed to make a lasting career in the NBA.
Getting a signature shoe deal has always been one of the biggest points of pride for players in the NBA. The first player to get their own line of shoes was Walt Frazier, who signed a deal with Puma all the way back in 1973. Yet the signature shoe industry really blew up thanks to …
The Lakers’ reality: The clock is ticking. For many reasons, the team needs to prioritize winning a championship now.
All you have to do is look at the rankings to see why Rafael Nadal is one of the greatest tennis players of all time.
Trae Young has endeared himself to the city of Atlanta not just as a scoring machine but through his generous off-court activities, too.
Dustin Pedroia played a crucial role in two World Series titles for the Red Sox, but is he a Hall of Fame second baseman?
Aaron Rodgers takes a lot of blame for the Packers’ struggles. Recently, he’s getting flak for comments he made about his family’s religion.
Karl-Anthony Towns is the subject of frequent trade rumors, and he has the perfect response when someone mentions it to him.
While the sponsorship deal was ostensibly meant to reward the AAU team as a whole, it’s clear James Bronny was the real focus.
Nikola Vučević’s Orlando Magic have underperformed for basically his entire career. So his talents are easy for the average fan to overlook.
In a baffling move, Mike McCarthy allowed offensive coordinator Kellen Moore to keep calling plays — his first mistake with the team.
So many fans have expressed their displeasure with Buck’s broadcasting that it’s almost a joke. Now, he’s ready to call another Super Bowl.
The Super Bowl is the biggest football game of the year, so it’s no surprise that tickets to the game don’t come cheap/
Bill Belichick and the Patriots always seem to find a way to make the most of their draft picks, and the 2020 NFL draft won’t be any different.
A generous teammate, Chris Paul bought suits for the entire OKC roster as a way to bring everyone together.
Lamar Odom put together a solid NBA career duriung his 14 seasons in the league. Most notably, Odom won two championship rings with the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2008-09 and 2009-10 seasons. Despite a recent attempt to reboot his career, Odom’s post-NBA life has been marred by his very public struggles with drugs. Odom …
Blake Griffin has a good image. Yet comments from former teammate Jared Dudley question what it’s really like to play with the NBA star.
Luka Doncic’s individual numbers are stunning. Equally impressive is his on-court “flair,” as ESPN’s Rachel Nichols said recently.
Mitchell Trubisky’s performance — and the 2019 playoff field — is proof the Chicago Bears stink at judging quarterback talent.
Journeyman Dewayne Dedmon and NBA star Anthony Davis don’t have much in common on the floor, but there is one shared thread between them.
Al Horford was supposed to be the veteran piece that put the 76ers over the top, but he hasn’t given them quite what they signed up for.
A few NBA teams don’t have a mascot, including one of the most historic franchises. So, why don’t the New York Knicks have a mascot?
LeBron James has passed his relentless work ethic down to his kids. Both of his sons show the drive that propelled their dad to NBA glory.
Chicago Bulls player Zach LaVine has been forced to carry a huge offensive load. But he can’t carry the team on his own.
While the Oklahoma City Thunder prove to be a perennial winner when it comes to their record, they are losers in another area: their logo.
Among other things, the 2005 NBA dress code involved a jewelry ban — a move many players felt was unfair and even racist.
If teams could redo the 2013 NBA Draft today, chances are Giannis Antetokounmpo would be the No. 1 pick. Instead, he fell all the way to 15th.
It’s uncertain whether Eli Manning will return for another NFL season. Regardless, fans love his beloved post-game tradition.
D’Angelo Russell is an NBA star, and he got there despite hating former Lakers coach Byron Scott so much he went out of his way to avoid him.
Michael Jordan was a star NBA player and David Stern the commissioner, but they shared one common trait that made them similarly great.
Victory Oladipo sat out most of 2019 with an injury, but the Pacers’ star is eyeing a return to the court as soon as possible.