SEVYN STREETER SAYS THAT PHILADELPHIA 76ers DROPPED HER FROM SINGING THE NATIONAL ANTHEM BECAUSE OF HER SHIRT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers national anthem singer Sevyn Streeter said she was told by the team she could not perform because of her “We Matter” jersey. She was scheduled to sing before the Sixers’ season opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder, but said in an interview with The Associated Press late Wednesday she was […]

REEBOK DROPS NEW “CELEBRATE” EDITIONS TO CONGRATULATE SHAQ AND IVERSON

With Allen Iverson and Shaquille O’Neal being inducted into the 2016 Hall of Fame, Reebok celebrates with special editions of their signature shoes, the Question Mid and Shaq Attaq. Each dubbed “Celebrate”, the sneakers boast premium Italian Pellegrini leather uppers, done up in platinum metallic, while pale fold smooth leather accents are added on the […]

KOBE 11 BRAZIL

Even though Kobe Bryant retired from the game of basketball following a historic 60-point performance several months ago, that doesn’t mean his Nike Kobe 11 won’t continue to be a fixture on the court in his absence. The shoe returns tomorrow, August 6, in a “Brazil”colorway as an ode to the Rio Olympics which kicks […]

NOW THAT OKC HAS WESTBROOK SIGNED TO A NEW CONTRACT WILL THEY BE GOING AFTER BLAKE GRIFFIN?

With Russell Westbrook back in the fold for Oklahoma City (at least through 2018), the questions about where Oklahoma City goes from here to return to contention are suddenly the next pressing issue. The Thunder can pursue several avenues in trade or free agency, but there is an obvious name already picking up in conversations: […]

RUSSELL WEETBROOK SIGNS EXTENSION WITH OKC

Although Kevin Durant left Oklahoma City, it looks as though the Thunder’s other star, Russell Westbrook, will be staying. According to ESPN, Russ and the Thunder have reached an agreement, in principle, on a new contract, potentially worth $85.7 million over the next three seasons. The deal also includes a player option that would allow […]

KLAY THOMPSON SAYS THAT THAT ADDING KEVIN DURANT TO THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS ISN’T GOING TO CHANGE HIS GAME

NBANEWS Klay weighs in on Durant addition: ‘My game isn’t changing’ by William Lou Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters The Golden State Warriors are widely lauded for the way they share the ball. Since Steve Kerr took over in 2014, the Warriors lead the league by a mile in assists. But following the addition […]

THE MEN’S USA OLYMPIC BASKETBALL TEAM WILL REPORTEDLY BE STAYING ON A LUXURY CRUISE SHIP WHILE IN RIO FOR THE GAMES

While Andrew Bogut and other Olympians deal with the alleged subpar living conditions of the Olympic Village in Rio, the United States basketball team will be chilling on a luxury cruise ship. According to Shekhar Bhatia and Louise Cheer of the Daily Mail, Team USA will be staying on a boat docked in the Port […]

DID KEVIN DURANT TELL RUSSELL WESTBROOK THAT HE WAS GOIMG TO RESIGN WITH THE OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER?

When he decided to sign with the Warriors earlier this month, Kevin Durant shocked everybody with the decision, but none more than now-former teammate Russell Westbrook. ESPN reporter Royce Young is reporting that no one was more surprised about it the move than Russ, because Durant apparently told him that he was returning to OKC. […]

10 OF TIM DUNCAN’S TOP PLAYS FROM HIS NBA CAREER

Following Tim Duncan’s retirement announcement, the NBA compiles a highlight reel of the legend’s top 10 career plays. The clip consists of dunks, crossovers, alley-opps, spin moves, and-1’s, and putbacks. Duncan finishes his career with five NBA championships, two NBA MVP awards and three Finals MVP awards. #ThankYouTD

NIKE KD9 BLACK AND WHITE

This new KD 9 celebrates KD’s love for music, arriving equipped with a black and white Nike Flyknit upper and full-length, visible Zoom Air cushioning.The shoe will be available July 9 in Men’s sizing only in SNKRS $150 USD The Kids’ sizes are available July 9 on Nike.com $140 USD

2016 NBA DRAFT FIRST ROUND RECAP

With the first pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, the Philadelphia 76ers choose Aussie forward Ben Simmons, out of LSU. Ironically, the 19-year-old idolized Sixers legend Allen Iverson growing up… and now, becomes the franchise’s first top pick since Iverson was drafted first overall in 1996. “A lot of people don’t know that I actually […]

NEW NIKE KD9

This KD 9 features a black and white Flyknit upper with additional white accents landing on the Nike and KD branding. Black can then be seen on the midsole, laces, inner liner and outsole to complete the simple two-tone look.

DWIGHT HOWARD TALKS ABOUT WHY HE COULDN’T PLAY WITH KOBE BRYANT

We all know Dwight Howard’s stint with the Los Angeles Lakers didn’t play out the way the team wanted… and now, as he enters free agency again, he addresses the topic. In an interview with ESPN, the NBA star opened up about his time in Los Angeles and playing alongside Kobe Bryant. Obviously, the two […]

NBA STAR KLAY THOMPSON TALKS ON WHY CLUBBING ISN’T  FUN FOR PLAYERS

   Although turning up in the club is fun for most of us, if you’re a rich and famous NBA players, it isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Just ask Golden State Warriors guard, Klay Thompson. He’s just 26, but for the two-time NBA All-Star, clubbing just isn’t as fun anymore. During an appearance […]

LOS ANGELES WILL HOST THE 2018 NBA ALL STAR GAME

NBA All-Star Weekend is coming back to Los Angeles …in 2018. The NBA announced Tuesday (March 22) that Los Angeles will host the 2018 NBA All-Star at the Staples Center… for the third time. It will be the sixth time that Los Angeles has hosted the All-Star Game, the most for any city, ahead of […]