Kevin Durant accuses Warriors fans, local media of favoring Steph Curry, according to new book excerpt

Kevin Durant’s gripes with the media are well-known. The Brooklyn Nets star infamously used burner accounts on Twitter to defend himself from fans that criticized him, and has publicly gone after media members he considers uninformed by labeling them “blog boys,” but in his new book, “The Victory Machine: The Read more

British Boxing Board suspends Billy Joe Saunders’ license after insensitive social media post

After years of talk, Billy Joe Saunders had finally lined up a fight with Canelo Alvarez. Then came the global coronavirus pandemic, followed by word Canelo and Gennadiy Golovkin had agreed to meet in a trilogy fight later in the year, overshadowing Saunders’ shot at the Mexican superstar. And now, Read more

2020 WNBA Draft will be held as previously scheduled, but in a virtual format without players and media

The 2020 WNBA Draft will be held on April 17 as originally scheduled, the league announced on Thursday. Due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, the draft will not take place in one specific venue. Instead, the league will conduct a virtual draft without players, guests and media.  WNBA Read more

Tom Brady’s mom jokes with him about marathon media coverage in text message exchange

If you’re stuck self-isolating or self-quarantining inside during this coronavirus outbreak, there’s a good chance you’ve gotten comfortable in front of a TV. And if you’ve gotten comfortable in front of a TV, there’s a good chance you’ve seen some coverage and reaction to Tom Brady’s decision to move on Read more

Rudy Gobert touched every microphone at Jazz media availability Monday, now reportedly has coronavirus

Rudy Gobert became the first NBA player to test positive for coronavirus on Wednesday, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic, and while the league moved swiftly to suspend the season afterward, Gobert’s actions before any decisions were made has caused some alarm in the basketball world.  With the NBA Read more

Rudy Gobert touched every microphone at Jazz media availability Monday, now reportedly has coronavirus

Rudy Gobert became the first NBA player to test positive for coronavirus on Wednesday, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic, and while the league moved swiftly to suspend the season afterward, Gobert’s actions before any decisions were made has caused some alarm in the basketball world.  With the NBA Read more

Coronavirus: NHL one of four North American pro sports leagues closing locker rooms to media members

Over the weekend, the NHL reportedly made a decision to close off some locker rooms to the media in order to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus outbreak. It didn’t initially seem like a league-wide policy, as some teams immediately implemented the restrictions while others were less urgent to Read more