Former NFL wide receiver DeSean Jackson has come to the end of his NFL road. He’s officially retiring on Friday, Dec. 1, with the same team he started with – the Philadelphia Eagles. Jackson, 36, a Los Angeles native, was drafted in 2008 by the Eagles in the second round as the 49th overall pick. […]
Stephen A. Smith has entered the chat. The First Take frontman is usually on the front lines of any hot topic or sports debate, but he’s been notably quiet over Josh Giddey. The Oklahoma City Thunder guard is fighting allegations that he had an inappropriate relationship with a minor after photos with a young woman […]
Owner Mark Cuban‘s calling it quits with the Dallas Mavericks… well, sorta. The billionaire businessman is selling off his majority stake in the Texas-based NBA team, according to The Athletic’s NBA Insider Shams Charania. https://twitter.com/ShamsCharania/status/1729648507034759400?s=20 However, he’s expected to remain the controlling shareholder, and with his minority stake, he still presides over all basketball operations, […]
French superstar Victor Wembanyama's 7'4 frame and fluid play have already earned him accolades including becoming the first pick of the San Antonio Spurs in this year's NBA draft.
A new study has revealed which of the National Football League’s mascots is the most loved on Instagram. The research, conducted by casino slot experts Raging Bull Slots, looked at several metrics to determine which team’s mascots are most popular on Instagram, including profile follower counts, engagement rates, and the percentage of followers reached with […] The post The Top 10 Most Popular NFL Mascots appeared first on 93.5 / 107.5 The Fan.
Since Shannon Sharpe‘s departure earlier this year, Skip Bayless’ Undisputed has struggled to redefine its identity. At first, there was a reported issue of locking down a new host, but with rotating guests, Bayless has still been engaged in some spirited debates– most recently with retired NFL cornerback Richard Sherman. The two were going back […]
LSU‘s road to winning the NCAA Women’s Basketball championship two years in a row looks bleaker than expected. It all started last Tuesday when Angel Reese, 2023’s Most Outstanding Player, was benched in the second half of the game against Kent State. Afterward, Coach Kim Mulkey was asked if she could explain why Reese was […]
As if you didn’t already have enough teams for your parlays, the NBA may be expanding beyond 30 teams. The Toronto Raptors may no longer be the only franchise outside of America, with NBA commissioner Adam Silver toying with the idea of starting a Mexico City team. The NBA’s already had some experience in Mexico, […]
Draymond Green’s hotheaded activities have prevailed again. Tuesday night, the Golden State Warriors were taking on the Minnesota Timberwolves when a fight broke out just two minutes into the game before either team scored. https://twitter.com/SportsCenter/status/1724629399138451499?s=20 It began when the Wolves put up a jumper, and Klay Thompson held back Jaden McDaniels to ensure he didn’t get […]
21 years into his career, LeBron James’ greatness continues to astonish fans. Now, all that greatness will be packed into a museum dedicated to the future Hall of Famer in his hometown of Akon, Ohio, according to ESPN’s Marc Spears. On his behalf, The LeBron James Family Foundation will be opening the LeBron James’ Home […]
For the first time in 20 years, the NBA began its season with no Black-owned franchises. The post Exploring The History Of The NBA’s Lack Of Black Ownership appeared first on NewsOne.