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Kevin Hart Says He’s The Celebrity Basketball GOAT In Failed 30 For 30

youtube<p>The Celebrity Game at the NBA All-Star weekend in New Orleans was a lopsided 88-59 victory for East where the highlight was a small child coming out of the crowd to make a basket. The West was clearly missing some star power on the court, and some would argue that star is Kevin Hart.<p>But the …

NBA

Did the president just make up a terrorist attack?

For the third time in less than a month, a member of Donald Trump's administration falsely cited a terror attack as justification for its travel …

Donald Trump

Chelsea Clinton burns Trump on Twitter for his baffling Sweden remark

President Donald Trump left many people — including former first daughter Chelsea Clinton — confused Saturday night when he suggested that something terrible had happened in Sweden the previous evening.<p>No tragedy occurred that day in Sweden, which the internet had fun pointing out. On Sunday, …

Political Satire

Senior Trump appointee fired after critical comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior Trump administration official was fired following criticism in a private speech of President Donald Trump's policies and his inner circle of advisers.<p>Craig Deare, whom Trump appointed a month ago to head the National Security Council's Western Hemisphere division, was on …

James Mattis

Who is Jarrius Robertson, the inspiring young fan stealing the show at NBA All-Star weekend?

If you were watching the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game on Friday night, you saw a young fan make his way on the court and score a basket late in the fourth quarter in what was the greatest moment of the game.<p>That young fan with the big personality is named Jarrius “J.J.” Robertson, and he has been …

NBA

Trump cited a nonexistent incident in Sweden during his rally on Saturday

President Donald Trump cited a nonexistent incident in Sweden while talking about the relationship between terror attacks and refugees around the world during a rally in Melbourne, Florida, on Saturday.<p>"You look at what's happening in Germany. You look at what's happening last night in Sweden ... …

Donald Trump

2017 NBA Dunk Contest highlights: Robinson wins, but we all lose for watching

The Pacers big man is the surprise winner of the hapless 2017 Slam Dunk Contest<p>Glenn Robinson may be a more well known player than his son, but Glenn Robinson III did something his father could never do -- win the 2017 Slam Dunk Contest.<p>With Aaron Gordon struggling in the first round, Robinson …

NBA

NBA commissioner Adam Silver puts Texas on "notice" for "bathroom bill" and has "concern" with travel ban

NEW ORLEANS -- NBA commissioner Adam Silver put Texas and any other state considering legislation similar to North Carolina's controversial "bathroom …

North Carolina

Priebus: Trump's comments on the media should be taken 'seriously'

White House chief of staff Reince Priebus said President Donald Trump's comments on the press being "the enemy" should be taken "seriously," while criticizing journalists' use of unnamed sources.<p>In an interview on CBS's "Face the Nation" to be broadcast Sunday, host John Dickerson asked Priebus …

Journalism

NBA 3-point Contest 2017: Eric Gordon beats Kyrie Irving in overtime showdown

Gordon fittingly wins as Houston shatters three-point records this year.<p>The Houston Rockets’ Eric Gordon is the NBA’s new Three Point Contest winner, beating out Kyrie Irving in an overtime period with a score of 21. Gordon had 17 points through the first three racks and coasted to the win in the …

NBA

Trump supporter: I salute a cardboard Trump every day

Donald Trump planning to re-implement immigration ban, exempting green card holders

Donald Trump plans to re-implement his immigration travel ban, but without preventing green card holders and those already mid-flight from entering the United States, his secretary for homeland security said on Saturday.<p>The president's initial attempt to block travel from seven Muslim-majority …

Donald Trump

Trump Proposes Checking Chinese Visitors

Politico: “The Trump administration is moving to expand social media checks to cover Chinese citizens traveling to the U.S. Customs and Border …

China

Thousands plan 'Not My President's Day' Anti-Trump rallies across U.S.

Thousands of people nationwide have vowed to spend their Presidents Day Weekend protesting President Donald Trump and his policies at "Not My President's Day" rallies scheduled to take place in at least 25 cities across the country.<p>Here is a look at some of this weekend's biggest</b> …

President'S Day

Kyrie Irving Thinks Earth Is Flat

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving dribbles past Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng during the first quarter at Target Center, …

Cleveland

Five-star point guard Trae Young picks Oklahoma over Kansas

Five-star point guard Trae Young went the local route Thursday as he announced his decision to commit to the Oklahoma Sooners.<p>Young, ranked No. 15 …

College Basketball

Criticized at times for X's and O's, how Scott Drew built scandal-ridden Baylor into a men's hoops power

This Story is About...<p>The Baylor Bears men's basketball team hosts the Kansas Jayhawks at noon Saturday in a game to be nationally televised by CBS. …

College Basketball

Jerry Stackhouse thrilled to coach D-League Raptors 905 team

Jerry Stackhouse has attended NBA all-star weekend countless times – as a player, a broadcaster, or just to be part of the annual revelry of basketball and celebrity. But this year he’s there in a unique capacity.<p>While most are readying for Saturday night’s skills challenge and slam-dunk contest in …

NBA

College Basketball Weekend Primer: Best Games, Best Bets For Feb. 17-19

Baylor gets its chance to prove it is worth of a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament when it hosts Kansas on Saturday as one of many important matchups …

College Basketball

Indiana Pacers willing to trade first round pick to help Paul George

NEW ORLEANS -- In an attempt to secure help for All-Star forward Paul George, the Indiana Pacers have made their 2017 first-round pick available in a …

NBA

NBA Warns Texas Anti-LGBTQ Bills Could Affect All-Star Game Bids

Today, HRC hailed comments from the National Basketball Association, warning Texas lawmakers that any legislative attack on LGBTQ people would factor …

Equality

NBA Celebrity Game 2017: Top Moments, Video Highlights and Twitter Reaction

Could a Player with Zero Career NBA Dunks Win the All-Star Dunk Contest?<p>Ultimate NBA All-Star Game GOAT LeBron James Is About to Take Over New Orleans<p>Why the NBA’s Greatest Dunkers Are Passing on the Slam Dunk Crown<p>From Gucci Mane to LeBron: How the Kiss Cam Is NBA’s Cupid<p>Was Aaron Gordon vs. Zach …

NBA

McCain savages Trump administration and inability to 'separate truth from lies'

Republican senator uses Munich speech to reflect on ‘disarray’ in Trump White house, saying president contradicts himself<p>John McCain said on Friday that Donald Trump’s administration was in “disarray” and that Nato’s founders would be alarmed by the growing unwillingness to “separate truth from …

NATO

Mark Cuban of Dallas Mavericks sends President Donald Trump message by wearing No. 46 jersey at NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

NEW ORLEANS -- Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban wore a No. 46 jersey in Friday night's NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, an apparent response to …

NBA

Washington may have finally found bipartisan consensus with Congressional Cannabis Caucus

Bipartisan House lawmakers launch pro-marijuana club<p>A bipartisan group of federal lawmakers launched the Congressional Cannabis Caucus with a press conference at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday afternoon.<p>Members of the Cannabis Caucus see marijuana reform as an important issue and will make a …

Marijuana

James Harden Says He Is Best Basketball Player in the World

Could a Player with Zero Career NBA Dunks Win the All-Star Dunk Contest?<p>Ultimate NBA All-Star Game GOAT LeBron James Is About to Take Over New Orleans<p>Why the NBA’s Greatest Dunkers Are Passing on the Slam Dunk Crown<p>From Gucci Mane to LeBron: How the Kiss Cam Is NBA’s Cupid<p>Was Aaron Gordon vs. Zach …

NBA

Draymond Green explains why he defended Charles Oakley

Draymond Green recently made headlines for his controversial words while defending former NBA star Charles Oakley, but he tells us the reason he did it in the first place. USA TODAY Sports

NBA

Trump reportedly 'yelled' at CIA director over response to reports about US intelligence being withheld

The notion that the US intelligence community may be keeping some details about its methods secret from President Donald Trump reportedly prompted an angry response from the nation's commander in chief.<p>CBS News reported Friday that after The Wall Street Journal published a story citing US …

Mike Pompeo

Texas on 19-game tear and stampeding toward Big 12 title

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — No. 8 Texas has shaken off early-season struggles to look like the team everyone thought they would be.<p>With a 19-game winning streak — the second-longest in the country behind Connecticut's 100 — and sitting in first place in the Big 12, Texas heads into a critical weekend: The …

College Basketball

Trump appoints gun billionaire to 'review' the intelligence community

Feinberg also fancies himself a bit of an action man. In 2005, he paid a visit to Blackwater, the ‘security firm’ owned by Betsy Devos’ brother and …

Liberal POV