Joel Embiid is overtaking Nikola Jokić in 2022-23 NBA MVP race

Don’t count MVPs before they hatch. Nikola Jokić’s third consecutive MVP has seemed like an inevitability during the first three-quarters of the season. Jokić’s triple-double averages, improved offensive efficiency, advanced statistics, and Denver’s No. 1 seed in the Western Conference all appeared to tip the scales toward Jokić walking away with the award. Trench warfare … Read more

Pete Carroll emphasizes vital importance of multi-sport backgrounds

The best advice we can offer young athletes is to be as versatile as possible. Simply put, the more positions and sports you play, the more interesting you’ll be in the eyes of coaches, scouts and analysts. Some of the greatest athletes of all time thrived playing multiple sports, including Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders. … Read more

Larsa Pippen Opens Up About Dating Michael Jordan’s Son

NBA legend Michael Jordan and Juanita Vanoy are giving their son’s relationship with Larsa Pippen a shot, according to the “Real Housewives of Miami” star. Pippen opened up about dating Marcus Jordan during an appearance on the “Tamron Hall” show on Tuesday. She said that she only met Marcus four years ago, despite the fairly … Read more

Who will be the Atlanta Hawks’ new coach?

Nate McMillan (l.) is gone and Trae Young deserves some blameImage: Getty Images Nearly two years to the day the Atlanta Hawks fired Lloyd Pierce, his replacement Nate McMillan met the same fate. We knew his coaching position was terminal two months ago when an argument between McMillan and Young spilled out into the public … Read more

Matt Damon & Ben Affleck’s ‘Air: Courting a Legend’ Super Bowl Spot

Matt Damon & Ben Affleck’s ‘Air: Courting a Legend’ Super Bowl Spot by Alex Billington February 12, 2023Source: YouTube “A shoe is just a shoe.” “Until my son steps into it…” MGM + Amazon have debuted an extra Super Bowl TV spot for Air, to go along with the first official trailer that arrived just … Read more

Hey Adam Silver, glossy new trophies won’t fix the NBA’s regular season

Two pretty good basketball playersPhoto: Getty Images They say millennials are obsessed with trophies, but our elders have been expanding the ones propping up that industry. Commissioner Adam Silver’s quest to revitalize the regular season’s infrastructure has been his pet project for almost his entire eight-year stint. One day after Kawhi Leonard expressed his apathy … Read more

Michael Jordan trophy: NBA renames MVP award after Michael Jordan

The NBA has renamed its coveted most valuable player award after Michael Jordan – widely considered to be the best basketball player to ever hit the hardwood. The NBA announced the new Jordan trophy as part of six newly designed trophies named after the league’s legends. The 24-inch tall bronze trophy commemorating the basketball icon … Read more

Justin Herbert goes Michael Jordan on the Dolphins

Justin HerbertPhoto: Getty Images The difference was clear last night. Of the two quarterbacks selected top-10 in the 2020 NFL Draft on the field on Sunday night, only one has a chance to become one of the best in the league. That player is Justin Herbert. He had his full arsenal of weapons against the … Read more

Maybe Brazil’s Neymar is just unlucky

NeymarPhoto: Getty Images While this World Cup has had its share of great stories, the overarching one that started well before the tournament was Lionel Messi. This is his tournament, whatever Argentina does. Either it’s the last great failure of him (it’s never by him when it comes to Argentina). It’s always that the rest … Read more