Kobe Bryant-Michael Jordan bond: What ‘The Last Dance’ does not mention about their relationship

Moments before the 1998 All-Star Game tipped off, then-NBC announcer Bob Costas introduced Kobe Bryant as “the man many have dubbed ‘the next Michael Jordan.’” Bryant was 19 years old, starting for the Western Conference even though he was still coming off the bench for the Los Angeles Lakers. Jordan Read more

Masai Ujiri says there is ‘plenty of work to be done’ in repairing relationship with DeMar DeRozan after trade

Championship executives often have to make decisions that could be described as ruthless. Arguably the two most important figures in Toronto’s 2019 championship were Kawhi Leonard and Dwane Casey, but both came at the expense of long-time Raptors. Dwane Casey was fired to make way for Nurse despite winning the Read more

Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert’s relationship on thin ice due to coronavirus situation, report says

As the coronavirus continues to spread across the country and leave people sick and out of work, basketball, and sports in general, have been pushed to the back burner. Even NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the league isn’t going to be able to make any further decisions about the future Read more

Coronavirus: Relationship between Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert ‘doesn’t appear salvageable,’ per report

As the coronavirus continues to spread across the country and leave people sick and out of work, basketball, and sports in general, have been pushed to the back burner. Even NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the league isn’t going to be able to make any further decisions about the future Read more

Paul Pierce discusses his issues with former Celtics teammate Ray Allen, the state of their relationship today

Former NBA stars Paul Pierce and Ray Allen have had a famously rocky relationship since Allen left Boston and joined the Miami Heat. The two won a title together with the Celtics in 2008, but Allen’s decision to defect to the rival Heat in free agency in 2012 didn’t sit Read more