Georgetown coach and NBA legend Patrick Ewing home from hospital recovering from COVID-19

Georgetown coach Patrick Ewing has been discharged from the hospital and is home recovering after being diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, his son announced on Monday. Ewing was admitted to a local hospital for isolation upon his diagnosis and is now on the mend. “My father Read more

Georgetown coach and NBA legend Patrick Ewing announces he has tested positive for COVID-19

Georgetown basketball coach and former New York Knicks great Patrick Ewing is “isolated at a local hospital” after testing positive for COVID-19, according to a statement released Friday from the Georgetown athletic department shared on Ewing’s Twitter account. “I want to share that I have tested positive for COVID-19,” Ewing Read more

Michael Jordan’s ‘The Last Dance’: Winners and losers as Ewing, Drexler, Karl, Krause all deserve better

If you feel like “The Last Dance” just started, you’re not alone. But here we are, eight episodes down with just two remaining as ESPN’s 10-part series chronicling the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls comes to a close this Sunday.  Topics yet to be covered include the seven-game showdown with Reggie Miller Read more

Michael Jordan’s ‘The Last Dance’: Winners and losers as Ewing, Drexler, Karl, Krause deserve better

If you feel like “The Last Dance” just started, you’re not alone. But here we are, eight episodes down with just two remaining as ESPN’s 10-part series chronicling the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls comes to a close this Sunday.  Topics yet to be covered include the seven-game showdown with Reggie Miller Read more

Charles Barkley’s coronavirus scare freaked out Mike Trout and Patrick Ewing

During an appearance on ESPN’s Baseball Tonight podcast with Buster Olney, basketball Hall of Famer Charles Barkley revealed that one of the more notable names to call him during his coronavirus scare was Angels outfielder Mike Trout. But Trout’s call didn’t only have Barkley’s health in mind, Trout seemed to have Read more

Patrick Ewing not watching Michael Jordan’s ‘The Last Dance’ documentary: ‘I had to live through him’

Just before the 1985 NBA Draft Lottery, NBC’s Pat O’Brien offered one of the most memorable pre-draft quotes in league history about top prospect Patrick Ewing. “We’ve had the Mikan era, the Russell era, the Kareem era,” O’Brien relayed from an anonymous NBA executive. “Now we’ll have the Ewing era.” Read more

The Last Dance: Patrick Ewing isn’t watching Michael Jordan documentary; ‘I had to live through him’

Just before the 1985 NBA Draft Lottery, NBC’s Pat O’Brien offered one of the most memorable pre-draft quotes in league history about top prospect Patrick Ewing. “We’ve had the Mikan era, the Russell era, the Kareem era,” O’Brien relayed from an anonymous NBA executive. “Now we’ll have the Ewing era.” Read more

Michael Jordan’s five biggest rivals: Isiah Thomas at top; Patrick Ewing ranks high despite one-sided results

Michael Jordan dominated the NBA like few athletes, if any at all, have ever owned their sport. Six titles. Six Finals MVPs. Five league MVPs. Ten-time scoring champ. Two-time Olympic gold medalist. Defensive Player of the Year. Rookie of the Year. And on down the list.  For most people’s money, Read more