Month: March 2021

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports Bellator Rankings: Patricio Pitbull, Cris Cyborg take highest honors in inaugural ranking by Thomas Albano Blake Griffin is laughing at all the backlash from fans about him and LaMarcus Aldridge signing with the Nets. The Brooklyn Nets already had a superteam with Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, and James Harden. The star-power
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11:42 AM ET Free-agent center DeMarcus Cousins and the LA Clippers are discussing a 10-day contract, but no decision is expected until next week, sources tell ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Cousins was released by the Houston Rockets last month, with sources telling ESPN’s Tim MacMahon the decision to part ways was mutual. Cousins, 30, a four-time
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Though it may seem like forever ago, it has only been nine years since the Oklahoma City Thunder were playing in the NBA Finals. The young quartet of Kevin Durant, James Harden, Russell Westbrook and Serge Ibaka was unable to stop the Miami HEAT’s “Big Three,” as the team captured their first of two consecutive
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MIAMI, FLORIDA – JANUARY 06: Head coach Brad Stevens of the Boston Celtics talks with Jayson Tatum #0 against the Miami Heat during the fourth quarter at American Airlines Arena on January 06, 2021 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is
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6:46 PM ET LOS ANGELES — Andre Drummond will make his Lakers debut Wednesday against the Milwaukee Bucks and start at center in place of Marc Gasol, Lakers coach Frank Vogel said. “I think the level of excitement for me is at an all-time high,” Drummond told reporters Tuesday over a videoconference call following his
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Though it may seem like forever ago, it has only been nine years since the Oklahoma City Thunder were playing in the NBA Finals. The young quartet of Kevin Durant, James Harden, Russell Westbrook and Serge Ibaka was unable to stop the Miami HEAT’s “Big Three,” as the team captured their first of two consecutive
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The elements of art provide a common language for exploring the aesthetics of visual art. The aesthetics of basketball deserve a similar set of tools. Put a Jasper Johns painting next to a Roy Lichtenstein and try to find the connections. You can start with bright colors, but things diverge quickly after that. The subject
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LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, Donovan Mitchell, Utah Jazz. (Mandatory Credit: Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports) Cowboys: Ezekiel Elliott’s workout video will get fans juiced (Video) by John Buhler Steelers own website says JuJu Smith-Schuster is leaving by Braulio Perez Donovan Mitchell did not take kindly to LeBron James’ remarks during the 2021 NBA All-Star Game Draft.
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Nobody likes being disrespected, especially the Utah Jazz, but did All-Star center Rudy Gobert just unintentionally disrespect the very franchise he plays for? No NBA team embodies small-market energy quite like the Utah Jazz. Despite being one of the better-run organizations in the league, Rocky Mountain franchise is often disrespected by the league at large, so much so
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The sports world makes for a beautiful palette but individual images can get lost in the constant shuffle. Here are the best Getty Images sports photos from this week. Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images Iowa Hawkeyes stand for the national anthem in the first-round game of the 2021 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament against the Central Michigan Chippewas at
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From Monty Williams to Sean Marks, the Gregg Popovich coaching tree is broad and includes a diverse cast of modern NBA movers and shakers. The Spurs aren’t going anywhere. This month, legendary head coach Gregg Popovich became the third NBA coach ever to win 1,300 regular-season games. The team lingers in the Western Conference playoff
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