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Lonzo Ball is Suing Big Baller Brand for $2M in Damages

Lonzo Ball is Suing Big Baller Brand for $2M in Damages

It was previously reported that Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball was distancing himself for the Big Baller Brand, turns out that he is also now suing BBB co-founder Alan Foster for more than $2 million in damages. In a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles on Tuesday Ball alleges Foster orchestrated a “fraudulent scheme” [...]

April 3, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Knicks Did Not Inform Mavs of Rape Allegation Against Porzingis Prior to Trade

Knicks Did Not Inform Mavs of Rape Allegation Against Porzingis Prior to Trade

Two league sources told The Dallas Morning News’ Brad Townsend on Sunday that back in January, when the New York Knicks traded Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks, they failed to mention a pending rape allegation against the power forward. On the other hand, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski stated that New York informed the Mavericks a [...]

April 1, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Celtics Fan Banned 2 years for Directing Racial Slur at Cousins

Celtics Fan Banned 2 years for Directing Racial Slur at Cousins

A Boston Celtics fan has reportedly been banned from the TD Garden through the end of next season for yelling a racial slur at Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins. The fan in question reportedly called Cousins the N-word when the Warriors made their only visit to Boston on Jan. 26. There has been no [...]

March 29, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Warriors Suspended Jordan Bell for 1 Game

Warriors Suspended Jordan Bell for 1 Game

The Golden State Warriors suspended Jordan Bell he reportedly placed a hotel charge on the personal credit card of assistant coach Mike Brown. Golden State announced his suspension for “conduct detrimental to the team.” The suspension was served in Wednesday’s win against the Memphis Grizzlies. Apparently Bell had charged an item or items to assistant [...]

March 28, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Jusuf Nurkic’s Injury Update

Jusuf Nurkic’s Injury Update

Jusuf Nurkic is done for the season. The Trail Blazers center went up for a rebound in the second overtime of his team’s matchup against Brooklyn before suffering a gruesome leg injury. Nurkic left the court on a stretcher and did not return. The Blazers big man was attempting to tip in a teammate’s missed [...]

March 27, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Charles Barkley Blames LaVar for Big Baller Brand Situation

Charles Barkley Blames LaVar for Big Baller Brand Situation

It looks like the end is near on the Big Baller Brand. Lonzo Ball has continued to distance himself from the Brand going so far as to adding a new tattoo over a the BBB logo on his arm. View this post on Instagram Covered up “BBB” Tattoo Today, Roll with the Winners ? @Zo [...]

March 27, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Raptors Confident They Will Re-Sign Kawhi Leonard

Raptors Confident They Will Re-Sign Kawhi Leonard

Looks like Kawhi could be staying in Toronto after all. According to TSN, the Raptors are increasingly confident that they will re-sign Kawhi. Their intention is to pitch him on “trust, familiarity, a commitment to maintaining his health, and the shared goal of chasing a championship.” They can also offer him a maximum five-year extension [...]

March 26, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Jason Kidd – A ‘Serious Candidate’ for Lakers Coaching Job

Jason Kidd – A ‘Serious Candidate’ for Lakers Coaching Job

On Sunday, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Jason Kidd will be a “serious coaching candidate” for the Los Angeles Lakers should Luke Walton be fired after the season. The news comes amid a report that he is also expected to be in the running for a job at his alma mater, the University of California, [...]

March 25, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Jimmer Fredette and Phoenix Suns Agree to 2-Year Contract

Jimmer Fredette and Phoenix Suns Agree to 2-Year Contract

Jimmer Fredette has agreed to a two-year contract with the Phoenix Suns. The Athletic reported the deal’s second season is a team option that will become official once he receives clearance to leave China’s Shanghai Sharks. Fredette, 30, appeared in just six NBA games in the 2015-16 season, averaging 1.5 points per game. For his [...]

March 21, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0

Giannis: I Don’t Want to Become ‘More Americanized’ to Be Face of NBA

Giannis: I Don’t Want to Become ‘More Americanized’ to Be Face of NBA

If Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is going to become the NBA’s representative, it’ll be on his terms. Giannis says that he will change his personality to fit into American mainstream culture in order to become the face of the NBA. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Giannis says he’s thought about how his European [...]

March 20, 2019 Anou Enright Blogs 0