(Photos) NBA: Players React to Their NBA 2K17 Ratings & Images

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Ronnie Singh aka Ronnie 2K is the source for all things NBA 2K related.  With NBA 2K17 set for release on September 20, he sent a bunch of NBA players a screenshot of their likeness in the new game along with their rating.  The rating of each player is usually the major topic of debate along with each release; is each rating too high, too low or just right?  A few of the players tweeted out their screenshot, like D’Angelo Russell, Ben Simmons, Karl-Anthony Towns and more.  Check them out.


Boxing: Undefeated Top Rank Boxer Jose Benavidez Jr. Shot in Arizona

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Undefeated boxing prodigy Jose Benavidez Jr. was shot while out on a walk in Arizona early Tuesday morning.  Thankfully he’s reportedly expected to survive.


(Video) NBA: Iman Shumpert Freestyles for the #SoGoneChallenge

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The #SoGoneChallenge is pretty much wrapped up but like Rasheed Wallace, we have another NBA player with a late entry.  Iman Shumpert moonlights as a rapper, dropping tracks here and there, now he’s giving the challenge a shot.  Sheed’s is still my favorite but Shump did a pretty good job.


(Video) Sports: LeBron James Posts His ‘Lil Bro’ Odell Beckham Jr. Doing Crazy Catches at Giants Camp

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Odell Beckham Jr. and LeBron James have gone past a friendship and formed a big brother/little brother  type of relationship.  It began after James saluted OBJ for his welcome-to-stardom catch.  Among the thousands of messages Beckham received, he said LeBron’s meant the most because the king is his all-time favorite athlete.  The two dined together soon after and continued to hang out, including a workout session where OBJ says LeBron showed him what it takes to go all the way.


(Video) Sports: Drake Hits Half-Court Shot While Laying on His Back!

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We all know that Drake is a big basketball fan.  He is the Global Ambassador the Toronto Raptors and a huge supporter of the Kentucky Wildcats, but it turns out the Canadian rapper has some skills himself.


(Video) NBA: Kobe Bryant Gives Funny Speech With His Family During #KobeBryantDay

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NBA legend Kobe Bryant was blessed with his very own day in Los Angeles rightfully on August 24 (8/24), the two numbers he wore during his 20 years with the LA Lakers.


(Video) Sports: Gymnast Gabby Douglas Shoots Her Shot With This Hot Actor!

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Young gold medal winning gymnast Gabby Douglas has her eyes on this super hot British actor.


(Photos) UFC: Jennifer Lopez Dumped Casper Smart for Ditching Her & Hanging With Kanye at UFC 202

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Jennifer Lopez has reportedly broken up with Casper Smart because he passed on a fancy Hamptons charity event in favor of hanging with his boys at UFC 202.


NBA: Blake Griffin Reportedly Plans to Re-Sign With the LA Clippers

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Blake Griffin will become a free agent next summer and there’s questions about where he might end up.  After punching a since-removed Clippers trainer, and injuries, there were a lot of rumors about the Clippers trading Griffin but it never materialized.  Now with his free agency looming, there’s thoughts that he might go elsewhere as the Clippers have yet to make it past the second round of the playoffs.  However, the latest reports indicate that Griffin is staying put.


NBA: Jamal Crawford’s Life Was Threatened Over Gambling Debts at Michael Jordan’s Restaurant

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In an awesome profile on Jamal Crawford by Mike Wise of  The Undefeated, they talk about how Crawford was immediately traded from Cleveland to the Chicago Bulls.  His childhood idol Michael Jordan invited him to play pickup games.  Those pickup games soon turned into dice games at Jordan’s restaurant One Sixtyblue, that became a makeshift casino after hours.  One night Crawford lost a lot of money and nearly lost his life too.


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