The NBA is not pleased with attention-seeking Canadian rapper Drake. As you may recall, the Toronto Raptors invented the bootleg “global ambassador” title to console Drake after he was humiliated by the Miami Heat security staff following the 2013 NBA championship.
But now the NBA claims Drake is letting that title go to his head.
The Internet is buzzing about the blockbuster trade between the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Cavaliers that sends All-Star Kevin Love to Cleveland for #1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins. Love, LeBron James and Kyrie Irving are the new Big 3 in the NBA.
There’s no doubt about it: LeBron will win his 3rd NBA championship ring in 2014-15. Let the hate begin!
Indiana Pacers star Paul George is still convalescing after suffering a gruesome lower right leg fracture during a USA basketball scrimmage in Las Vegas last week. Sources say George has the blues because he knows his career is possibly over. So one of his friends lifted his spirits by dropping off a shiny new $250,000 Ferrari 458 Italia Spider at the hospital where he is recovering after surgery. Don’t you wish you had friends like that?
James Jones, center, and Mike Miller know what it takes to be NBA champions. Miller and Jones won NBA championships with the Miami Heat in 2012 and 2013. This week they both signed deals with the Cleveland Cavaliers where they hope to add another ring to their collection with their former teammate LeBron James, left.
LeBron “King” James, the greatest basketball player on earth, has a lot more than basketball on his mind lately. His wife Savannah is expecting their 3rd child: a girl, and he is preparing for the upcoming 2014-15 NBA season with his old team, the Cleveland Cavaliers. But James looks a lot different these days. His dramatic weight loss has fans concerned and wondering if he is on the same diet as his pal, hip hop mogul Jay Z.
NBA star Paul George, 24, fractured his lower right leg during a USA Basketball scrimmage in Las Vegas on Friday, Aug. 1.
The injury occurred at the end of a fast break when George landed awkwardly and his leg collided into the basket stanchion.
George’s gruesome injury is similar to the shearing leg fracture suffered by Louisville Cardinals’ Kevin Ware during the 2013 NCAA basketball Tournament. The only difference being George’s fractured bone did not protrude through his skin.
Proud father LeBron James got a little carried away while watching his son LeBron “Bronny” James play for the Miami City Ballers at a 4th grade AAU tournament at Kentucky Basketball Academy in Lexington, Ky, this past weekend.
LeBron sat in the front row at the game while his pregnant wife, Savannah James, cheered her son from the 2nd row.