image via: twitter The Celebrity game during All-Star weekend has always been a fun event to watch but in the past couple years it has turned out to be the dud of all the events from the weekend. It’s terrible basketball with not much interest from the fans since Kevin Hart stopped playing but last night a 14 year old boy saved the game all by himself.
image via: youtube The saga involving Charles Oakley and Knicks owner James Dolan appears to have lit a fire in Oakley, as it was announced today that he would be joining the “Big 3” league, which is scheduled to start in June.
image via: youtube Friday is media day for NBA All-Star weekend and as you might expect, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook have been getting the most attention. For the first time since they lost to the Warriors in game seven of the Western Conference Finals last season, the two superstars will be teammates once again on Sunday night.
image via: youtube Michael Floyd finished the season with the New England Patriots but that was because the Arizona Cardinals cut him in the middle of the season after he was arrested for drunk driving. There have been many athletes that have had an issue with a DUI and a team stood behind them but this was different. While all drunk driving situations are very dangerous, Floyd is very lucky he fell asleep at the wheel at a stop light because had he been able to continue driving, he likely would have killed other people or himself.
image via: youtube Glen “Big Baby” Davis played for Doc Rivers with both the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers and he is definitely not a fan of the coach. Davis spoke with Chris Broussard on the “In The Zone” podcast where referred to Rivers as “Lucky as hell”, in regards to landing the big 3 of Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen to carry him to a championship.
image via: youtube By now you already know that Darrelle Revis has been charged with four felonies for allegedly assaulting two men in Pittsburgh on Thursday. TMZ has now obtained the audio from the police dispatch after someone called 911.
image via: youtube During All-Star weekend in New Orleans, Jordan Brand took the opportunity to hold a tournament in the city with four of the top high school programs in the country. The event took place at St. Augustine High School and the kids were putting on a show but when Russell Westbrook surprised everyone by showing up, everything changed.
image via: youtube The Golden State Warriors apparently don’t learn their lesson. Last April, Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green were roasted on twitter with no mercy over the photoshoot the team did with them . The jokes were hilarious but not as bad as they became after the Warriors eventually blew a 3-1 lead in the finals.
image via: youtube Knicks owner James Dolan has a friend in former Clippers owner, Donald Sterling. He came to Dolan’s defense after Charles Oakley insinuated that he was a racist and compared him to Sterling.
image via: youtube Everyone from front office execs, former players, current players and fans alike have all had an opinion about Terrell Owens not being voted into the NFL hall Of fame. His numbers are clearly deserving but some old, crabby voters decided to leave him off the ballot because of his personality during his playing days. Last time I checked the hall of fame is based on what a player did on the field, not if you liked him personally but this is how things are.