Why Daishen Nix heading to the G League after he signed with UCLA could be a bad sign for college coaches

For decades, college basketball coaches have their hands full in the recruiting realm. Between juggling visits, jetting to and from events to scout prospects, and nurturing the relationships of recruits (plus those tied to them). Now they’re facing another challenge in addition to trying to stave off the college coaches Read more

Signed, game-used Michael Jordan ‘Dream Team’ jersey sells in auction for $216,000

The sports world is buzzing about ESPN’s documentary series “The Last Dance,” which premiered on Sunday. On the same day that the documentary series began, a signed Michael Jordan “Dream Team” jersey sold for $216,000, according to Robert Edward Auctions. The jersey originally sold for $17,500 in 1992 at a Read more

Michael Jordan signed off on ‘The Last Dance’ documentary, thanks to LeBron James, Allen Iverson, Adam Silver

The coronavirus pandemic has put a halt to the NBA season, but the entire basketball world will still be on their couches and tuned in on Sunday night. Not for a playoff game, unfortunately, but instead the beginning of a 10-part documentary about Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls titled “The Read more

Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving would’ve signed with Knicks if team was run ‘halfway decent,’ says Jared Dudley

As Kevin Durant’s Golden State Warriors tenure was winding to a close, the New York Knicks became his most heavily rumored destination. In March 2019, Knicks owner James Dolan intimated that Durant and Kyrie Irving, the marquee 2019 free agents, were a good bet to join the Knicks, saying from Read more

Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving would’ve signed with Knicks if team was ‘run right,’ so says Jared Dudley

As Kevin Durant’s Golden State Warriors tenure was winding to a close, the New York Knicks became his most heavily rumored destination. In March 2019, Knicks owner James Dolan intimated that Durant and Kyrie Irving, the marquee 2019 free agents, were a good bet to join the Knicks, saying from Read more

Kevin Durant sends Thomas ‘Snacks’ Lee, Jackson State basketball’s student manager, signed jersey

After chants of “We want Snacks” filled the arena during a game between Jackson State and Arkansas-Pine Bluff basketball earlier in the week, Jackson State sent out their team manager Thomas “Snacks” Lee. The rest is history. Snacks, the team’s student manager, was dressed for the first time during Monday Read more