Tag: NBA

Milwaukee Bucks Win NBA Finals, Defeating Phoenix Suns

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo ended one of the greatest NBA Finals ever with 50 points — and a championship Milwaukee waited 50 years to...

NBA Finals 2021 – One win away, Jrue Holiday and the Milwaukee Bucks are staying the course

PHOENIX — Jrue Holiday knows what everyone wants him to do. No one needs to tell him to be more aggressive offensively. Or to keep...

Olympics are harder on marijuana than pro sports

Though pro leagues are slowly adjusting to the reality that marijuana is not a performance-enhancing drug, it remains squarely on the banned list for Olympic...

Khris Middleton, Jrue Holiday say Olympics not a distraction during Milwaukee Bucks’ playoff run

Khris Middleton ordinarily wouldn’t be thinking about anything right now other than what the Milwaukee Bucks are trying to accomplish in the NBA playoffs. An...

Nia Long’s Partner Ime Udoka Is Set To Become Celtics Head Coach And Fans Can’t Deal

News that Brooklyn Nets assistant coach Ime Udoka ― who is in a longtime relationship with Nia Long ― is expected to become the next...

Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid frustrated with officiating after win, wants it ‘called both ways’

ATLANTA — After the Philadelphia 76ers‘ 104-99 Game 6 win Friday to tie up their second-round series with the Atlanta Hawks, Joel Embiid was so...

Celtics trade Kemba Walker to Thunder in NBA bombshell

Kemba Walker’s time in Boston is over. The Celtics are trading Walker, the No. 16 overall pick in the 2021 NBA Draft and a 2025...

LA Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard could miss rest of series with knee injury

9:12 AM ET Ramona Shelburne Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior writer for ESPN.com Spent seven years at the Los Angeles Daily News Brian Windhorst Close...

Bothered by ailing knee, Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid fades in second half as Atlanta Hawks rally to tie series

ATLANTA — Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid‘s second round-series against the Atlanta Hawks went from historical comparisons to the “Big Dipper” — Wilt Chamberlain —...

View: India cannot let intermediaries like Google and Facebook bankrupt our news organisations

Technology is now all-pervasive. We are, however, faced with the unintended consequences of the ubiquity it enjoys across almost all aspects of our lives. One...

Meet Navdeep Bhatia, the first fan ever to make into the coveted NBA Hall of Fame

He has never played a game of basketball in his life. So, scoring a point is out of question. He isn’t even a broadcaster or...

Jayson Tatum’s 50-point night takes focus off Kyrie Irving’s return, lifts Boston Celtics in Game 3

1:16 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN BOSTON — Every one of the 4,789 fans who entered TD Garden on Friday night came ready to boo Kyrie...

NBA star Kevin Durant invested in Coinbase in 2017 — his stake is now worth 53 times what it was worth then

Cryptocurrency platform Coinbase Global Inc. COIN, +5.96% became the most valuable U.S. financial exchange on Wednesday as it ended the day trading at $328.28, valuing...

This NBA Team Will Soon Have the Option of Being Paid in Bitcoin

In a Clubhouse announcement, Vivek Ranadivé said he would be open to paying his players and staff in cryptocurrency. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox...

10 Leadership Lessons with Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall

September 2, 2020 7 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. For the past several years, I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing tech...

$900 billion US economic relief package: A dose of support, but is it enough?

WASHINGTON: The $900 billion economic relief package that emerged from Congress over the weekend will deliver vital aid to millions of households and businesses that...

Bankrolled by LeBron, former felons among battleground Florida voters for the first time

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: Shikila Calder, 32, thought about voting early this year, but decided to save her vote – the first of her life –...

4 Skills that Miami Heat Head Coach Erik Spoelstra Used to Go from the Dungeon to the Corner Office

October 27, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. If you’re a basketball fan, you already know that the Miami...

What Do You Get When You Mix the Hype House With the NBA?

September 10, 2020 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Long before influencer marketing was established, a group of emerging YouTube...

NBA to Use High-Tech Rings to Help Detect COVID-19

June 26, 2020 — When NBA athletes head back to the court next month, some may be donning new rings — but not the...

International Biodiversity Day: Nature will provide us solutions: Prakash Javadekar on International Biodiversity Day

NEW DELHI: “Nature will provide us solutions”, said Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday in a virtual celebration of International Biodiversity Day, noting that...