Ravens linebacker Jaylon Ferguson dies at age 26

Ravens linebacker Jaylon Ferguson dies at age 26

Jaylon Ferguson, who set an FBS record for career sacks while at Louisiana Tech and then played the past three seasons in the NFL with the Baltimore Ravens, has died. He was 26. Police said Wednesday the cause of death was still to be determined. “On June 21, 2022, at approximately 11:25 pm, Northern District … Read more

Jimmer Fredette, potential NBA lottery picks Ausar and Amen Thompson among big names participating in 2022 TBT

Jimmer Fredette, potential NBA lottery picks Ausar and Amen Thompson among big names participating in 2022 TBT

Former national Player of the Year Jimmer Fredette and potential top-10 NBA draft picks Ausar and Amen Thompson headline the 2022 field for The Basketball Tournament. The 64-team TBT bracket, which was released Wednesday, features a record 71 players with NBA experience as well as 29 college alumni teams. For the first time in the … Read more

Lawsuit reveals the awful nature of Hockey Canada culture

Lawsuit reveals the awful nature of Hockey Canada culture

Hockey Canada CEO Tom RenneyImage: Getty Images Sporting higher-ups being brought in front of a government hearing isn’t restricted to these borders, as yesterday the CEO, president, and chief of the board of governors of Hockey Canada were questioned by Canadian MPs over a settled lawsuit by a woman claiming she was gang-raped by eight … Read more

Draymond Green doesn’t address benching in podcast

Draymond Green doesn't address benching in podcast

Draymond Green had just 2 points in Friday’s 107-97 win.Image: Getty Images As more avenues open to give broadcast coverage to the NBA, more veteran players try their hands at the art of speaking constructively about basketball, as opposed to playing it and spewing whatever they want in postgame interviews. JJ Redick is a budding … Read more

Steph Curry dominates with 43-point performance

Steph Curry dominates with 43-point performance

Steph Curry seems like he’s tired of hearing about not winning a Finals MVP.Image: Getty Images Game 4 of the Finals felt a lot like Game 1 with the road team quieting a hyped home crowd via a fourth quarter run that flipped the game and felt stunned fans for the exit before the final … Read more

NBA Finals Game 3: Steph Curry injured in 116-100 Golden State Warriors loss to Boston Celtics

NBA Finals Game 3: Steph Curry injured in 116-100 Golden State Warriors loss to Boston Celtics

CNN — Near the end of the third quarter, Steph Curry drained a 27-foot three-pointer to put the Golden State Warriors ahead of the Boston Celtics for the first time since the opening minute. It was also the last time that the Warriors led as they were overpowered 116-100 by the Celtics who took a … Read more

Let’s talk about Chet Holmgren’s NBA future

Let's talk about Chet Holmgren's NBA future

Chet HolmgrenPhoto: Getty Images It almost feels too perfect. The scrawny, 7-foot, 195-pound sopping wet Chet Holmgren from Gonzaga playing for the Oklahoma City Thunder. It’s easy to imagine him sharing the court with Josh Giddey and Aleksej Pokusevski. Three caucasian dudes, all above 6-foot-8, and all with diverse skill sets and all skinnier than … Read more

‘Satch’ Sanders shares his thoughts on Celtics’ run to NBA Finals

'Satch' Sanders shares his thoughts on Celtics' run to NBA Finals

Tom “Satch” Sanders knows a thing or two about what it takes to win an NBA championship. When it comes to the Celtics’ current run to the NBA Finals, Sanders has been particularly impressed with the team’s collective sense of calm.”Not really excited, scared, nervous or anything. Any of those terms, they just don’t apply, … Read more

LeBron James is officially a billionaire

LeBron James is officially a billionaire

LeBron JamesPhoto: Getty Images “In the next 15 or 20 years, I hope I’ll be the richest man in the world,” LeBron James said to Tim Withers of the Associated Press in 2005. “That’s one of my goals. I want to be a billionaire. I want to get to a position where generation on generation … Read more

Adam Silver NBA lost ‘hundreds of millions’ due to China fallout

Adam Silver NBA lost 'hundreds of millions' due to China fallout

NBA commissioner Adam Silver told reporters this week that China’s response to former Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey expressing his support for anti-government Hong Kong protesters in 2019 cost the league hundreds of millions of dollars. Morey, who is now general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers, tweeted in October 2019 an image that read, … Read more