Michael Jordan ‘The Last Dance’ documentary: Dennis Rodman’s Vegas trip, Jordan Rules, Isiah Thomas take stage

“The Last Dance” premiered last week with episodes 1 and 2 and it triggered a ratings boom. Episodes 3 and 4 of the 10-part series on the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls aired Sunday night. As was teased all week, Dennis Rodman’s personal story as well as where and how he eventually Read more

NCAA proposing new scheduling rules for college basketball next season

As some conferences in college basketball move toward a 20-game league slate, the NCAA’s Division I Council passed new scheduling criteria on Friday that is “intended to improve” the environment of early-season, multiple-team events in men’s basketball by restricting their total number of games to allow schools continued flexibility in Read more

NBA HORSE participants, rules, matchups revealed: Trae Young, Chris Paul, Paul Pierce headline field of eight

As the coronavirus continues to spread across the globe, we might be months away — at least — from sports leagues in North America returning to action. With that in mind, the NBA has had to turn to alternative forms of competition. The league put together an “NBA 2K” tournament between Read more

NBA HORSE participants, rules, matchups revealed: Trae Young, Chris Paul, Paul Pierce and more

As the coronavirus continues to spread across the globe, we might be months away — at least — from sports leagues in North America returning to action. With that in mind, the NBA has had to turn to alternative forms of competition. The league put together an “NBA 2K” tournament between Read more

Neymar denies breaking social distancing rules in Brazil, says he’s in quarantine with friends

Paris Saint-Germain superstar striker Neymar has fired back at criticism that he isn’t following social distancing guidelines after returning to his native Brazil from France, posting pictures of him interacting closely with his friends. The former Barcelona man recently published photos on Instagram of him playing foot-volley with friends, sunbathing Read more

Scott Boras rips special MLB draft rules following COVID-19 outbreak: ‘It just sends the wrong message’

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has put the 2020 MLB season on hold, and it’s not certain when or if that 2020 season will begin. Even so, MLB and the Players’ Association (MLBPA) recently agreed to a framework for starting the season once circumstances allow. Part of that framework addresses the Read more

NCAA rules shut down Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence, girlfriend’s attempt to raise money for coronavirus victims

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawerence and his girlfriend, Marissa Mowry, tried to do something positive for COVID-19 victims by setting up a GoFundMe account in an attempt to raise money for the cause. Well, a stop sign was put up before it could get cranked up as The State confirmed with Clemson Read more