Fake news alert: unverified sources have been reporting since Tuesday night’s big win that the Golden State Warriors have unanimously decided to decline an invite to the White House. but. The organization says that is simply not true. It all started with a tweet from CNBC’s Josh Brown, that has since been deleted. Several media outlets, including NBC Sports and…
Performer says 76ers pulled her from singing in 'We Matter' jersey
A performer who was scheduled to sing the national anthem before the Philadelphia 76ers’ season opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday said that she was pulled last minute because of her outfit. Sevyn Streeter was wearing a black jersey with the words “We Matter” sprawled across the front. The singer claims just minutes before she was set to…
The National Basketball Association will not hold its annual All-Star Game in Charlotte next year due to North Carolina’s so-called “Bathroom Law” limiting anti-discrimination protection for LGBT people, the league announced Thursday.
Twitter Inc. has scored a live-streaming deal with the National Basketball Association that will for the first time broadcast original programming created exclusively for the social media company.
Lakers coach Byron Scott is “disappointed” that an unflattering video of Nick Young apparently taken by rookie teammate D’Angelo Russell became public. The controversy began when Russell apparently recorded a video in which he asked Young about being with women other than his fiancée, rapper Iggy Azalea.