LeBron James speaks about social issues on new show, The Shop

LOS ANGELES, California — LeBron James opened up on the debut episode of his HBO show, “The Shop,” about societal issues and how it has had an affect on him life away from the court. James says he has lost popularity from speaking out on issues, but said he feels he must do so because…

David West announces his retirement from NBA

TEANECK, New Jersey — Veteran forward of the Golden State Warriors, David West, who spent 15 seasons in the NBA and was a two-time NBA All-Star, announced his retirement from the league on Thursday morning. He confirmed his decision a post on Twitter. 😎 pic.twitter.com/qVRK0fHD8D — David West (@D_West30) 30 augusti 2018 West was a…

Presenters Announced For 2018 Hall Of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony

SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts — The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the list of Hall of Famers who will present this year’s class at the 2018 Enshrinement Ceremony, presented by Nike. The special event will be held Friday, September 7th at Springfield Symphony Hall. Members of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class…

Top 10 Plays from the BIG3 Championship in Brooklyn!

BROOKLYN, New York — Watch the Top 10 Plays from the BIG3 Championship in Brooklyn! Visa det här inlägget på Instagram Top 10 Plays from the BIG3 Championship in Brooklyn! #BIG3Basketball #BIG3Season2 Ett inlägg delat av BIG3 (@thebig3) 27 Aug 2018 kl. 2:01 PDT

Four-Time NBA Champion Manu Ginobili Announces his retirement

SAN ANTONIO, Texas –- San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili today announced that he will retire after a 23-year professional career. In 16 seasons with the Spurs, Ginobili captured four NBA championships while posting a career winning percentage of .721 (762-295), which is the best winning percentage in NBA history among players who have appeared…

Blake Griffin opens performance facility at Oklahoma University

NORMAN, Oklahoma — During alumni weekend, former Oklahoma Sooners and NBA star was on campus Saturday for the dedication of the Griffin Family Performance Center. Blake Griffin, the AP Player of the Year in 2009, made the largest donation ever from a Sooner basketball alongside of the unveiling of the new facility. Former Sooners Buddy…

Vince Carter not ready to retire just yet, officially inks with Hawks

ATLANTA, Georgia — Veteran human highlight realm, Vince Carter, signed a one-year veteran minimum contract Friday with the rebuilding Atlanta Hawks, his eighth team, in what could be his final stop before starting a career in broadcasting. Carter, the league’s oldest active player, turns 42 in January and wants to be ready for a television…

Corey Maggette named Big3 MVP, Nancy Lieberman Coach of Year

NEW YORK — Corey Maggette who averaged 16.9 points (fourth in the league), 3.1 assists (fourth in the league), was named league Big3 MVP on Tuesday. He earned the award for his leadership as much as his production, and with that he also was named the Big3’s Captain of the Year. He just beat out…

LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard work out together at UCLA

LOS ANGELES, California — Phil Handy, the former Cleveland assistant coach now in Toronto posted a photo of a workout at UCLA that included some of the NBA’s elite. The photo posted via instagram, included Cedi Osman on the left, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, and Kawhi Leonard. Enough to drive the rumor mill in the…