Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan both had Hall of Fame careers before retiring. In retirement, both have been successful in business and have a lot in common in their lives outside of basketball.
Eric “Sleepy” Floyd shocked the Showtime Los Angeles Lakers with 51 points in a win during the 1987 playoffs. What is Floyd up to now?
The former Bulls great has a great deal of admiration that dates back to his youth and a unique way he honored the fellow Hall of Famer.
It was already a given by the 1992 Olympics that Michael Jordan was the best basketball player in the world. Magic Johnson says Jordan confirmed it in a scrimmage.
The Dream Team was the greatest basketball team ever. While all of those guys dominated on the court, they all made a lot of money too.
Michael Jordan vs. Kobe Bryant is just one of numerous dream matchups in an all-time fantasty NBA HORSE competition.
Magic Johnson’s focus shifted quickly away from basketball following his HIV diagnosis in 1991.
Imagine Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan playing on the same Chicago Bulls team? Jordan was the first superstar to put the Bulls on the basketball map, but things could have been a little different. The Bulls might’ve had a different look in the early 1980s had a coin flip gone their way. Magic Johnson’s basketball …
Magic Johnson competing at the 1992 All-Star Game in Orlando is one of the most emotional moments in NBA history.
O’Neal recently revealed what piece of advice that he received from Johnson that has had the most impact on him.
Magic Johnson will always be remembered as an all-time great on the court, but how long did his Lakers career continue off the court?
The 1979 NCAA championship not only defined Larry Bird and Magic Johnson’s careers, but it still defines college basketball 40 years later.
A look at the five players with the most triple-doubles in NBA history.
The former Los Angeles Lakers great’s net worth is a figure that you probably wouldn’t aniticipate reaching for a former NBA player.
A string of injuries and the strain of rehabilitating motivated Andrew Luck to quit the NFL while in his prime. He wasn’t alone in exiting the sports world too soon.
Michael Jordan produced plenty of iconic NBA moments. His “shrug game,” however, was apparently inspired by a card game with Magic Johnson.
Isiah Thomas and Magic Johnson’s relationship turned toxic. At the heart of this conflict were rumors and lies about Johnson’s HIV diagnosis.
Magic Johnson and Larry Bird were the most dominant players of their era. The NBA has changed a lot since then, so who would be better in today’s league?
Larry Bird did one thing that Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson never could. He became a successful NBA coach.
How the Hall of Famers in Jordan and Bird played their part in helping the Pelicans’ rising star rookie prepare for the league.
Many of the Lakers’ all-time greats have expressed their saddeness over the sudden loss of Bryant and his daughter on Sunday.
Throughout much of his career, Los Angeles Lakers star forward LeBron James has been compared to Hall of Famer Michael Jordan, who is well regarded as being arguably the best player of all-time. That has become the standard James is held to regarding his legacy, with Jordan sitting firmly atop the conversation. However, Hall of …
After David Stern’s tragic death, Magic Johnson remembered how the late NBA commissioner helped to change the world forever.
Magic Johnson made one financial mistake during his rookie season that the former point guard said he will regret forever.
Bryant is on track to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer for the 2020 class, but where does he rank among the other all-time Lakers greats?
Larry Bird and Magic Johnson shared a bond that followed them from college basketball all the way to the NBA.
Magic Johnson’s athletic prowess is one minor part of his formula for success. Here’s how he grew his business after leaving the NBA.
Kevin Durant tends to respond to anyone who says something he does not like. The latest to feel his wrath was none other than Magic Johnson.
Through his first 16-plus seasons in the NBA, Los Angeles Lakers star forward LeBron James has earned the reputation of being one of the greatest players to play the game. With that territory comes the comparisons to Michael Jordan, who is held in high regard by many as being the greatest player of all-time. It’s …
Other than a select few Olympians who land big endorsement deals, the Olympics are not a big moneymaker for participating athletes.
Passing is a critical part of basketball. It’s becoming a lost art in the NBA, and the best passers in league history recognize its value.
Flashy spending and poor investments can put athletes in a financial hole. However, a few NBA players have been wise with their paychecks.
It’s more important than ever to develop point guards before they transition to the NBA. These basketball programs get it.
The 1980s produced many of the most memorable moments in sports history. Here’s what happened to the most beloved ’80s athletes.
Who will become the new president of the Los Angeles Lakers? Here are our five leading candidates to replace Magic Johnson.
The Lakers thought Steve Nash had three good years left when they acquired him in 2012. He didn’t. Here are 10 NBA players whose careers ended too soon.
LeBron James is, without a doubt, one of the greatest players to ever suit up in the NBA. But where does he rank among the top 10 true titans of the game?
The best NBA nicknames are driven by spectacular on-court play, and millions can identify the player. Here are the 10 greatest NBA nicknames of all time.
Most of the greatest NBA players don’t ever become head coaches, but these are the 5 best who tried their hand at the X’s and O’s.
Despite being one of the greatest players of all time, LeBron James has lost 4 NBA Finals. Fortunately for the King, he’s not alone.
The point guard is arguably the most important position on an NBA team, and these are the 10 who played it better than everyone else.
Outside of one stretch in NBA history, it’s been difficult for teams to win back-to-back championships. These NBA champions know what this feels like.
As basketball fans, we often simplify the meaning of greatness to a collection of these 5 names. These are the greatest players of all time by position.
Fans love to focus on the big-time scorers and flashy dunkers, but we have the top 25 players with the most assists in NBA history.
The NBA All-Star weekend is a chance for players to showcase their skills, and many have done so in memorable ways over the years.
Here are the top career assist-leaders of all time for a sense of what today’s passers have in store for them to be among the best for career assists.
If the best players in NBA history took the floor in an epic All-Star Game, these are the players we believe would make up the starting lineups.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook just posted a triple-double in his fourth consecutive game. Where does this impressive streak rank historically?
With the passing of legendary dunker Darryl ‘Chocolate Thunder’ Dawkins, we take a look at the 10 best nicknames in NBA history.
With San Antonio’s win over the Miami Heat last night, Kawhi Leonard became one of the 5 youngest players to win Finals MVP.