Saturday 15th December 2018,
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Dikembe Mutombo Brings Congo Boy to U.S. to have Tumor Removed

Dikembe Mutombo Brings Congo Boy to U.S. to have Tumor Removed

Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombe has always given back to his native Congo and as part of his ongoing humanitarian efforts he has paid for an 8 year old child to be flown to the United States to undergo surgery to remove a facial tumor. TMZ was on hand at LAX and captured the moment [...]

December 13, 2018 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

The Latest on Dwight Howard Abuse Allegations

The Latest on Dwight Howard Abuse Allegations

Dwight Howard of the Washington Wizards has recently found himself in unfamiliar ground after Author Masin Elije accused him of sexual harassment and threatening. According to Masin, who identifies as a male homosexual, he had been in a relationship with Dwight Howard but later broke up. He alleges that people from Dwight’s circle have been [...]

December 7, 2018 Anklesnap Offbeat 0

Philly’s 76ers Fans Want Kendall Jenner Banned from Their Home Games

Philly’s 76ers Fans Want Kendall Jenner Banned from Their Home Games

Sixers superstar Ben Simmons has been dating Kendall Jenner for quite a while. Their relationship has been on and off, and they recently rekindled their flames once again. Last Friday, Kendall Jenner showed up for a Sixers game against Cleveland Cavaliers. The lowly Cavaliers humbled Sixers 121-112. Now fans believe the “Kardashian Curse” brought along [...]

December 7, 2018 Anklesnap Offbeat 0

Dashcam Footage Captures Steph Curry’s Car Crash

Dashcam Footage Captures Steph Curry’s Car Crash

Warriors star Stephen Curry appears to be uninjured after being involved in a three-car crash Friday. Dashcam video obtained by TMZ shows the crash that took place on Highway 24 in Oakland. The video is from the dash camera of a driver traveling the opposite direction in Oakland. A California Highway Patrol said Curry was [...]

November 27, 2018 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Uber Partners with 3x NBA Dunk Champ Nate Robinson

Uber Partners with 3x NBA Dunk Champ Nate Robinson

Uber, the ride sharing program, has announced the launch of JUMP electric bikes for Seattle. Uber partnered with 3x NBA dunk champion and local Seattle favorite Nate Robinson to hit the streets by JUMP bike and surprise local basketball fans with an impromptu pickup game that took place on Monday, November 19 at Denny Courts. [...]

November 22, 2018 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Rare Michael Jordan Card Sells for $94k

Rare Michael Jordan Card Sells for $94k

An rare autographed Michael Jordan Upper Deck 1997 All-Star Game jersey card just sold on an eBay auction for $94,630. There are only 23 of its kind in existence. The card, was given a near-mint rating of eight by the Beckett Grading Services. The same card sold for $45,998 in 2014, an indication of just [...]

November 20, 2018 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

FILA Signs Lifetime Partnership with Grant Hill

FILA Signs Lifetime Partnership with Grant Hill

FILA has announced that it has signed a lifetime deal with NBA Hall of Famer, Grant Hill. More than two decades after he first joined the FILA family, the brand is reuniting with Hill, a proven champion on and off the court. Hill achieved tremendous success in his NBA career and is often touted as [...]

October 25, 2018 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Prince Themed T’Wolves Jerseys Leak

Prince Themed T’Wolves Jerseys Leak

Prince is one of the most creative, gifted and revered artists of the last 50 years. He sold more than 100 million records, won eight Grammy awards and even an Academy Award for his 1984 film Purple Rain. He passed away in 2016 at the age of 57. A native son of Minneapolis, Minnesota, the [...]

October 24, 2018 Ryan Bawek Offbeat 0

Blazers Bring it With Halloween Costumes

Blazers Bring it With Halloween Costumes

The Portland Trail Blazers decided too celebrate Halloween a little early on Monday night as most players wore their costumes to the arena before their game with the Washington Wizards. Let me tell you, it did not disappoint. While most costumes were fun, there were two costumes that were truly elite: Damian Lillard as Stone [...]

October 23, 2018 Ryan Bawek Offbeat 0

NBA To Ban Kanye West’s New Basketball Shoe

NBA To Ban Kanye West’s New Basketball Shoe

In addition to being a rapper (and a full-fledged lunatic), Kanye West has been a shoe designer for some time now. People flock and pay ridiculous amounts of money when his newest “Yeezy” shoes drop and he has recently released his first basketball shoe. The NBA won’t allow its players to wear the shoe this [...]

October 2, 2018 Ryan Bawek Offbeat 0