Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas passed away in December 2021 at the young age of 33. A posthumous examination of his brain revealed he was suffering from stage 2 CTE, his family shared. 

Draymond Green is known for his trolling and loudmouth antics. His back-and-forth with Celtics forward Jaylen Brown has been one thing, but Green's latest statement on retired baller Kendrick Perkins may have crossed the line.

Stephen A. Smith's feud with Kyrie Irving has become an entertaining spectacle and it's only going to continue. 

Kyrie Irving's confirmed that he's staying with with the Brooklyn Nets and his friend in Kevin Durant. Hopefully, this'll be the year they deliver on that championship promise, too.

The Brooklyn Nets might have bitten off more than they can chew with Kyrie Irving. There are now talks that Irving returning to the Nets is not a guarantee and some other eyebrow-raising behavior. 

Another bright star has been dimmed too soon. Houston Baptist confirmed men's basketball star Darius Lee was tragically gunned down while attending a gathering in New York City.