Michael Jordan’s agent reveals that ‘Air Jordan’ wasn’t first name choice for M.J.’s legendary brand with Nike

Imagine living in a world where Michael Jordan’s iconic brand didn’t have the “Air Jordan” name.  It just doesn’t make much sense, right? Well, as it turns out the legendary “Air Jordan” brand wasn’t the first name choice when Jordan and his agent, David Falk, were in negotiations with Nike Read more

Heat center Bam Adebayo shows his Skills Challenge victory wasn’t a fluke with incredible move vs. Hawks

Early in the season, I wrote a feature on third-year Miami Heat center Bam Adebayo and his breakout potential. So far, he’s exceeded even the highest expectations, and spent last weekend in Chicago not only playing in his first All-Star Game, but winning the Skills Challenge.  After becoming just the Read more

Red Sox checked with MLB to make sure manager Ron Roenicke wasn’t implicated in investigation, report says

The Boston Red Sox parted ways with former manager Alex Cora in the aftermath of the Houston Astros sign-stealing scandal. Cora was cited as one of the ringleaders behind the Astros’ 2017 sign-stealing scheme in Major League Baseball’s nine-page report of its investigation. The Red Sox are currently under investigation by MLB for their Read more