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Amar’e Stoudemire: I would shower across street to avoid gay team-mate

The six-time NBA All-Star Amare Stoudemire has become mixed up once again in homophobia The six-time NBA all-star Amare Stoudemire, who was fined $50,000 by the league Walla Sport how he would react to the presence of a gay team-mate. Im going to shower across the street, make sure my …

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Teacher’s arresting iPad Art brings athletes to life

Marcin Gortat is intense.Image: Robe Generette iii/apple Strong, thick digital ink lines give Robert Generette III’s sports figures shape, while comic book-bright colors bring them to life. Theyre not just sketches on an Instagram feed, but bodies in motion, pitching, shooting baskets, running, punching, yelling. Often at full-tilt. This is …

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Obama’s LinkedIn page is just a sad reminder of what no longer is

Never can say good bye.Image: Evan Vucci/AP/REX/Shutterstock Even Barack Obama can’t handle the truth. I’d been waiting for the LinkedIn notification, “News about Barack Obama,” or “Congratulate Barack Obama on his new position.” But there’s been nothing. SEE ALSO: Barack Obama goes hard in the paint in ‘NBA 2K17’ Then …

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The NBA gets high-tech with VR, drones and futuristic dreams

Gordon ultimately didnt walk away from the contest a winner, but the dunk proved to be a great opportunity for Intel to show off some of its new boundary-pushing technologies. Thedrone stunt may gather the most headlines from this event, but the sports tech initiatives happening over at Intel expand …

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NBA fans are mourning the end of the Russell Westbrook-Cameron Payne dance duo

Trades in professional sports are bittersweet while they usually upgrade teams in one way or another, they often result in teary goodbyes to beloved players. Or in the Oklahoma City Thunder’s case, the end of a dynamic dancing duo unlike any other. SEE ALSO: Patriots fans should be terrified after …

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Jay Z will be the first rapper inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame

Image: ari perilstein/getty Jay Z has 99 problems but being consistently overlooked by the Songwriters Hall of Fame ain’t one. Jay made headlines last year when he was the first rapper to even earn a nomination and now he’s confirmed to actually receive the honor. Songwriters are eligible 20 years …

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The Lakers basically just made Perd Hapley their president of basketball operations

Image: Composite: YouTube/NBC/Shutterstock The Los Angeles Lakers named Magic Johnson a three-time NBA MVP who won five championships in L.A. as a player as the team’s new president of basketball operations on Tuesday. There are many facets to this story, including the fact that Lakers owner Jeanie Buss fired her …

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LeBron James Gives Charles Barkley A Savage Verbal Beatdown

In your face, Charles Barkley. LeBron James ripped into the TNT analyst after enduring more criticism from him. Reacting to Barkleys recent comments that James was being whinyand lacking competitive fire for declaring the Cavaliers need to obtain more personnel to win a second title (watch above), the Cleveland superstar …

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How Gregg Popovich became the NBA’s most fearless political voice

The Spurs head coach is prepared to speak his mind on Donald Trump, and doesnt go in for niceties. The NBA could do with more like him Gregg Popovich didnt like what he saw happening around him and, per usual, wasnt afraid to speak up about it. When asked about …

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