Russell Westbrook didn’t record a triple-double Wednesday night, meaning he has only four more games to set the NBA single-season record. He came close, finishing just one rebound shy of the impressive stat line, but close doesn’t cut it. Grizzlies coach David Fizdale could even brag about it. “We held him from getting a triple-double,
We’re writing yet another Lonzo Ball-in-NBA-Summer-League story, but this one isn’t about his dad or his shoes or his dad’s shoes. This one is actually about . . . basketball, specifically what Ball can do with one. Those will make you forget the funky jump shot or his, um, evolving defense, which was on display
Donald Trump is one of the most polarizing users on Twitter and his controversial tweets have not stopped since he was elected president in November. Whether it’s been about fake terrorist attacks in Sweden, criticizing the FBI or his continuing spat with the media, Trump’s Twitter account makes headlines on an almost daily basis. He
I’m not a pitcher and I don’t play one on TV, but the numbers are showing that Price might be better off with more fastballs rather than fewer. More fastballs was a key to his success earlier in his career. Of course, that’s much easier said than done. Not only does he have to throw
The one-year suspension of Ravens tight end Darren Waller for a substance-abuse violation raised several red flags, which is not a surprise. Red flags about Waller, of course, and about the Ravens, who, according to an ESPN.com account, have had the most players suspended for various drug violations since 2010 than any other NFL team.
He’s come along way from the guy who touted frivolous spending along with Jermaine Dupri on “Money Ain’t a Thang” in 1998 and was on set when former business partner Dame Dash poured champagne all over women in the “Big Pimpin’” video. “The Story of O.J.” is really a song about us as a Football
NFL players, like all humans, are never safe from injury. Even off the field during the offseason, they’re susceptible to culprits ranging from spiders to McDonald’s bags. Coaches dread such incidents, and contracts ban certain activities in an attempt to keep players out of harm’s way … attempt being the key word. Here are several
It was a banner year in 2016 for the Miami Dolphins. They won 10 games and qualified for the playoffs for first time since 2008. They boasted a 1,200-yard rusher — Jay Ajayi — for the first time since 2003. Ryan Tannehill’s 8-5 record as a Echl Cheap Jerseys starter made him the franchise’s first
In next year’s draft, the Celtics again figure to have at least one top-five pick, because they own the rights to the rebuilding Nets’ first-rounder. They also own the Lakers’ pick if it falls between No. 2 and 5, and there is a good chance that happens as the young Lakers continue to rebuild, too.
Durant was named the NBA Finals MVP after helping lead the Warriors to a championship in his first season with the team. He spent the first nine seasons of his career with the Oklahoma City Thunder (his first was with the Seattle Supersonics before the team relocated), but lost in his only previous trip to