Richard Hamilton says Kobe Bryant is most Michael Jordan-like player: ‘I was low-key scared’ to face him

The 2019-20 NBA season is suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, and with no live games, the easiest thing to do is go back and discuss what’s happened in the past. Much of that conversation has been centered around Michael Jordan, as everyone has been tuned in to “The Last Read more

WNBA legends Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi aren’t sure Sabrina Ionescu will be best player from 2020 draft class

Earlier this month, the New York Liberty made standout Oregon guard Sabrina Ionescu the No. 1 pick in the 2020 WNBA Draft, which was held virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic. There was no suspense in that decision; from the moment she decided to return to school for her senior Read more

Tennessee recruiting: Five-star defensive end Dylan Brooks, the No. 1 player in Alabama, commits to Volunteers

Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt landed a verbal commitment from five-star defensive end Dylan Brooks on Sunday. Brooks, who chose the Volunteers over Alabama and Auburn, is the top-rated player in the state of Alabama, according to the 247Sports Composite rankings. He’s also rated as the 18th-best prospect in the country for the 2021 class.  Read more

MLB player salary an ‘increasing concern’ for league, union ahead of potential 2020 season, report says

Major League Baseball, like so many other sports, is currently suspended because of the ongoing coronavirus global pandemic. MLB and the players association (MLBPA) are determined to have a 2020 season of some kind. The two sides have discussed a variety of scenarios for the 2020 regular and postseason, but there Read more

Dennis Rodman considered Scottie Pippen the ‘best player in the world’ during Michael Jordan’s baseball hiatus

The first two episodes of “The Last Dance” — ESPN’s 10-part series chronicling Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls — were a monster hit, reportedly drawing over six million viewers. So far the focus has been on former Bulls GM Jerry Krause, who has been painted as the clear Read more

Kevin Durant explains why Michael Jordan would be ‘the best player in the league’ in today’s NBA

With ESPN’s 10-part series “The Last Dance” chronicling the Chicago Bulls’ 1997-98 season that launched last Sunday night and over the next four weeks, talk about Michael Jordan is all the rage right now. However, pondering Jordan’s place in the NBA hierarchy is nothing new. He’s one of the best Read more

Dennis Rodman says Scottie Pippen was ‘best player in the world’ during Michael Jordan’s baseball hiatus

The first two episodes of “The Last Dance” — ESPN’s 10-part series chronicling Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls — were a monster hit, reportedly drawing over six million viewers. So far the focus has been on former Bulls GM Jerry Krause, who has been painted as the clear Read more

Draymond Green says Kevin Durant changed when LeBron James was considered best NBA player after 2017 Finals

Anyone who even peripherally followed the Golden State Warriors last season is aware of the growing schism between Kevin Durant and his then-teammates, particularly after his on-court verbal sparring match with Draymond Green led to Green’s suspension and fueled speculation that it would be Durant’s final season with the Warriors. Read more