Chiefs General Manager has some pressing contractual issues, but he also has the luxury of future ones as well. In addition to talk about the likelihood of bringing back pass-rusher Dee Ford, there are other issues lingering in the coming months for Veach. Wide receiver Tyreek Hill and defensive endRead More →

Kyrie Irving was excited to be named on former Cleveland Cavaliers colleague LeBron James’ team for the NBA All-Star Game. James took Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant with the first pick and selected Irving third overall, with Giannis Antetokounmpo choosing Stephen Curry in between. Kawhi Leonard and James HardenRead More →

BOSTON – Rajon Rondo had never been so exuberant in the moment. He also had never been more ready to corral a ball that couldn’t stick to anyone’s hands and release a picture-perfect, free-throw-line jumper at the buzzer to cap a Lakers comeback in his old stomping grounds. The reluctantRead More →

Six players who could intrigue Warriors on NBA contract buyout market originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com The NBA trade deadline is over. Now it’s the Warriors’ time to make a move. Golden State never planned to be active at Thursday’s trade deadline, so the lack of a transaction wasn’t exactly aRead More →

UCLA has long been lumped with the blue bloods of college basketball, the triumphs of John Wooden still reverberating generations later. As coaches, athletic directors, agents and search firms position themselves for his year’s college carousel, that age-old UCLA reputation will get its latest reality check. Is UCLA still anRead More →

So much for a quiet trade deadline — from when New York surprised Knicks’ fans by trading their favorite player, through the end of the trade deadline at 3 p.m. Eastern on Thursday, there were more than 20 NBA trades. A few that shifted the landscape, a lot that wereRead More →

Steve Kerr talks at length about Kevin Durant‘s awkward media session originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Programming note: Watch the Warriors take on the Suns on Friday night at 6 p.m. PT, streaming live on the MyTeams app. After the Warriors beat the Spurs on Wednesday night, Steve Kerr spoke to reporters like he always does.Read More →

With just seconds left in Thursday’s game, the Los Angeles Lakers knew one thing: At least they wouldn’t lose by 42 points again. Coming off one of their worst losses in quite some time, the Lakers trailed by one point in the closing seconds of Thursday’s game against the BostonRead More →

For Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James, the NBA All-Star draft wasn’t mainly about having fun. It was about business. It only took a few picks by James for everyone watching to figure out his not-so-subtle strategy. With James’ first pick, he selected Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant. ThatRead More →

In the wake of one of the lowest-scoring Super Bowls of all time, I’ve come to realize that The Patriot Fatigue that has gripped America (outside of the upper Northeast, of course) has led us, as Americans, to collectively overlook one amazing, indisputable fact: Not only is what Tom BradyRead More →

The NBA All-Star draft was full of entertaining moments. There were tampering jokes, hilarious suggestions by Charles Barkley and even a couple of expletives.  Even with all that, Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons may have provided two of the best moments of the night. Upon being selected by Giannis AntetokounmpoRead More →

LeBron James had been accused of “tampering” after many felt he personally was attempting to help the Lakers’ front office bring New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis to Los Angeles. That deal, of course, didn’t go down before Thursday’s trade deadline. However, that doesn’t mean one can’t make jokes aboutRead More →

Los Angeles (AFP) – LeBron James opted for Golden State star Kevin Durant with the first pick of the All-Star draft on Thursday. James, who will lead a team against fellow All-Star captain Giannis Antetokounmpo‘s line-up in Charlotte on February 17, assembled a formidable looking starting line-up. After choosing DurantRead More →