Basketball

Rajon Rondo just figured out how Kobe Bryant beat the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the 2010 NBA Finals

It’s been a little more than eight years since former Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo has been in the NBA Finals. In those days, Rondo was wearing Celtics green instead of the purple and gold colored jersey the Los Angeles Lakers, and his last Finals opponent, were known for.<p>So you have to …

Boston Celtics

Illinois Basketball: Illini in to see class of 2020 center Bayron Matos

The Illinois basketball team is after another big man for the future. This time the player is from the class of 2020.<p>According to FDM Athletics, …

College Basketball

Russell Westbrook, Wife Announce Major Personal News

The Westbrook family is growing.<p>Russell Westbrook and his wife, Nina Westbrook, welcomed their first child into the world last summer. Just over a …

Russell Westbrook

LeBron: Young Lakers are 'hungry for knowledge'

LeBron James says young Lakers are 'hungry for knowledge'<p>LeBron James is no longer surrounded by veterans that have been around the block a few times.<p>…

Golden State Warriors

LOOK: Josh Gordon Reacts to Patriots Trade With Instagram Post

When the news broke that the New England Patriots were the team able to strike a deal for Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon, it created a …

Josh Gordon

Here's your first look at LeBron James practicing with the Lakers in a preseason workout

The Lakers enter the 2018-19 season with high expectations after a summer overhaul of their roster<p>With a free agency haul that included LeBron James, …

Lebron James

LeBron James and Lakers working out together ahead of camp

While Minnesota’s Jimmy Butler refuses to be in Minnesota, the rest of the NBA is trying to build chemistry ahead of the opening of training camp league-wide. And among those teams trying to build some chemistry before the seasons are LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers.<p>On Monday, the Lakers …

Lebron James

Bulls Q&A: Is anybody getting fired? Will Wendell Carter Jr. start or Robin Lopez?

There’s less than a week until Bulls training camp. Do you know where your Bulls mailbag is? It’s right here — and will be most every Wednesday throughout the season.<p><b>Is Gar</b> <b>Forman</b> <b>or</b> <b>John</b> <b>Pax</b><b>son</b> <b>on the hot seat this year? I understand it’s Year 2 of the rebuild, and while it’s nice to hope for the</b> …

Chicago Bulls

Patrick McCaw likely to concede, sign qualifying offer before deadline

Patrick McCaw’s impending qualifying offer has proven one last screw to adjust before the Golden State Warriors start training camp. The two-year …

Golden State Warriors

Sixers finally have a new general manager

Sixers hire Elton Brand as general manager<p>AP Images<p>The Sixers have found their man.<p>The Sixers have hired Elton Brand as their general manager, …

Philadelphia 76ers

Michael Jordan Donates $2 Million to Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts

Former NBA superstar Michael Jordan donated $2 million on Tuesday to help the victims of Hurricane Frances that devastated the Carolinas, ESPN …

Michael Jordan

Lakers' Lonzo Ball suffers setback in recovery from offseason knee surgery

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports<p>When Los Angeles Lakers star guard Lonzo Ball underwent minor knee surgery back in July, it wasn’t cause for alarm. …

Los Angeles

Elton Brand as Sixers new GM is confusing everyone

Elton Brand was selected as the Sixers new GM on Tuesday, and it is really making Philly fans scratch their heads at the selection.<p>The Philadelphia …

Brett Brown

The Cavs' Biggest Problem Is Going Without Notice, Is Fixable

The newest addition to the Cleveland Cavaliers is shooting guard Kobi Simmons. This would normally be a relatively meaningless signing, as Simmons …

Cleveland Cavaliers

Deron Williams Squashes Beef With Jerry Sloan

Seven years following their acrimonious and shocking breakup, Deron Williams buried the hatchet with Jerry Sloan.<p>D-Will, 34, says “stubbornness and …

Deron Williams

Fox Sports host Joy Taylor engaged to former NBAer

He shoots, he scores.<p>On Sunday, “The Herd’s” Joy Taylor announced she and former NBA star and coach Earl Watson got engaged.<p>Captioning an Instagram …

Celebrity Gossip

Sizing up Heat's camp roster, salaries, status — a 20-player breakdown

There will be no need for last-minute invitations, with the Miami Heat at the NBA limit of 20 players for Tuesday's start of training camp at Florida …

Salaries & Wages

Miami Heat News: Pat Riley Announces Unfortunate News Regarding Dion Waiters' Return

The Miami Heat received some unfortunate news on Tuesday after it was revealed by Heat team president Pat Riley that guard Dion Waiters will miss …

Miami Heat

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Celebrities Trump Fought With in 2017<p>Donald Trump tweets to Chris Brown and Rihanna (Courtesy of Twitter)<p>TK Celebrities Trump Fought With in 2017<p>Alec …

LaVar Ball

Golden State Warriors: 3 players most likely to be traded

The Golden State Warriors are heavy favorites to win the 2018-19 NBA championship.<p>Heading into the season, the Golden State Warriors will be the team …

Golden State Warriors

To Tell the Brown Family Saga, Start in 1852

<i>Good morning.</i><p><i>(Want to get California Today by email?</i> <i>Here’s the sign-up</i><i>.)</i><p>No other family has wielded as much influence over California as the Browns: Pat Brown served as governor over two terms beginning in 1959, while his son Jerry is now in his fourth term and second round as the top state …

Los Angeles

Matt Barnes admits he smoked marijuana before every NBA game

It’s no secret that former NBA forward Matt Barnes is a cannabis aficionado, as he’s been outspoken about the topic since retiring from the league, …

Golden State Warriors

‘Heat Check’: Jimmy Butler v. the Timberwolves and the Lakers’ Lonzo Problem

The Ringer’s John Gonzalez is joined by Jason Concepcion to discuss the Los Angeles Clippers’ unconventional hiring of Lee Jenkins, the tension …

Los Angeles

Casey Q&A Part II: Gores’ commitment helps Stefanski build ‘all-star’ executive team

<i>EDITOR’S NOTE: With his first training camp as Pistons coach approaching, reigning NBA Coach of the Year Dwane Casey sat down with Pistons.com editor</i> …

Detroit Pistons

DeMarcus Cousins says Warriors ‘are like play-doh’

DeMarcus Cousins says the Golden State Warriors are the most versatile team in the NBA and believes head coach Steve Kerr can mold the club into …

DeMarcus Cousins

Three UNL students make history, create first women’s club basketball team

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will have a women’s basketball club for the first time in campus history starting this fall.<p>Junior Emma Young and …

Women's Basketball

Michael Jordan to Donate $2 Million to Hurricane Florence Relief Effort

The Charlotte Hornets announced Tuesday that principal owner and chairman Michael Jordan will donate $2 million toward the Hurricane Florence relief effort, according to Marc J. Spears of ESPN's The Undefeated.<p>Last week, the Hornets, Jordan and the NBA joined forces to provide "necessary and …

Michael Jordan

NBA Legend Isiah Thomas Expects Kyrie Irving To Join Knicks Or Nets In 2019 Free Agency

Will Kyrie Irving leave the Celtics for the Knicks or the Nets?<p>Since the start of the 2018 NBA offseason, rumors and speculations continue to swirl …

New York Knicks

Fears of major flooding in Fayetteville, as Florence's impact continues to be felt

Hurricane Florence<p>Rain-swollen rivers won't stop rising in North Carolina.<p>Several of them teetered at record levels Tuesday as officials warned of relentless flooding and hazards in areas already swamped by historic rainfall produced by former Hurricane Florence.<p>The storm made landfall as a …

News (U.S.)

The Basketball World Will Miss Boris Diaw

The decision to commemorate Boris Diaw on this website nearly two weeks after he officially retired from basketball was not an editorial oversight: …

San Antonio