“My best friend is gone. I can’t play the game I love. Everybody just got their hand out. Nobody is checking on me for me. It’s always coming with something attached. Who’s there to hold me down now? What’s the point of being here?... Money and fame don’t mean sh*t if you don’t have peace in your life." - NBA guard John Wall writing about his mother's death in "The Players' Tribune"
“[It's] also one of my weaknesses, so what am I going to get mad at people for saying I’m not good at something?... Like OK yeah cool. I’m going to practice and get better. It is what it is. And that’s just part of the game. If I was a guy that sucked and people didn’t care, people wouldn’t be mentioning my name.” Brooklyn Nets point guard Ben Simmons on "The Old Man and The Three" podcast
As they say, everything old is new again, and that’s the case this year in NBA uniforms. The 2022-23 season is shaping up to be a return to throwbacks for several NBA teams, as Nike has released Association, Icon, Classic Edition, and Statement Edition jerseys. Although some of the new looks are being touted as […]
Kenny Anderson a.k.a. Mr. Chibbs was once touted as the best high school player out of New York City since Lew Alcindor, now known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. In fact, by the time he graduated from Queens, NY powerhouse Archbishop Molloy High School in 1989, Anderson was a four-time Parade All-American, the first player to receive […]
"I played with heroes of mine, all stars, friends and future teammates. Outside of winning and showing the world that we were still the most dominant, our other big challenge was changing the perception of what everyone thought about the NBA and USA Basketball!” - Dwyane Wade, exec producer of upcoming Netflix documentary, "The Redeem Team"
LeBron James just inked a hefty contract extension with the Los Angeles Lakers, really earning himself a king's ransom.
Kyrie Irving may currently be slated to begin the 2022-2023 NBA season with the Brooklyn Nets. However, it doesn’t appear the organization has faith the 7x All-Star will be there much longer based on how conspicuously absent he is from their latest ticket promo material. On Sunday, the Nets revealed a new ad to market […]
NBA superstar Kevin Durant and his manager Rich Kleiman, who are also the co-founders of Thirty Five and the sports media network The Boardroom, just released the trailer of their new basketball documentary, NYC Point Gods. The hour-and-a-half movie is scheduled to premiere Friday, July 29 at 9p.m. ET on Showtime.
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.