The bloodied but unbowed Cleveland Cavaliers returned home last night (Wednesday) for Game 3 of the NBA Finals after being bludgeoned by the Golden State Warriors in Oakland in Games 1 and 2 by a combined 41 points.
The hype surrounding the Yankees’ 25-year-old right fielder Aaron Judge is understandable.
When Colin Kaepernick decided he was not going to stand during the ceremonial playing of the Star-Bangled Banner, the U.S. national anthem, before his National Football League games with the San Francisco 49ers last season, he was acutely aware there would be backlash.
New York City basketball vanguard Solly Walker has passed. Walker transitioned last Friday at the age of 85. Services for Walker were held this past Monday at Siloam Presbyterian Church in Brooklyn.
Isaiah Thomas may be one of the smallest players in the NBA, yet no one has a bigger heart. Still mourning the tragic death of his younger sister, 22-year-old Chyna Thomas, as a result of an auto accident, which occurred on the eve of the start of the Boston Celtics opening round of the playoffs against the Chicago Bulls, the 5-foot-9 Thomas lifted the Celtics from the depths of a 2-0 deficit to a 4-2 series win after they dropped the first two games at home.
There are countless people who have been saddened by the transitioning of Greg Marius this past weekend from his earthly state of being to spiritual bliss, people who barely knew him or never met him at all.
The seemingly only sure thing in the tenuous world of the National Football League is the New England Patriots will be a Super Bowl contender.
The Toronto Raptors have been one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference over the past four seasons. From the 2013-14 to the 2015 season, they won the Atlantic Division title three straight years.
Phil Jackson will never be nominated for a U.S. ambassadorship.
Even it was by default, the Boston Celtics claimed the top seed in the Eastern Conference entering the playoffs by finishing 53-29, two games ahead of the 51-31 Cleveland Cavaliers, who had owned the top spot in the conference the previous two regular seasons.