image via: twitter Joel Embiid and the Sixers are feeling great about themselves right now. Last night they extended their win streak to three games, which isn’t much on the surface but when it’s the first time in more than three years that it’s happened, you could see why it would be a big deal to the players. Embiid has made his arrival to the league after waiting two long years and he is already a fan favorite and constantly finds himself in the news even when their isn’t a game on. As it turns out, Embiid’s favorite wrestler from the back in the day was Triple H and after he endorsed him for the all-star game, you know Embiid had to honor him the right way.
image via: youtube Giannis Antetokounmpo has been taking the NBA by storm this season and he has apparently been reaching fans everywhere! The “Greek Freak” had already started showing his potential last year but he has raised his level of play even higher so far and it has been showing in the all-star voting. Giannis is currently second only to Lebron James among frontcourt players in the eastern conference and the votes are coming in from everywhere.
image via: youtube Isaiah Thomas of the Boston Celtics was riding a high last night after hitting the game winning shot to help defeat the Atlanta Hawks by a score of 103-101. Soon as the game was over however, he had to deal with accusations from Dennis Schroder that he had disrespected his mother by cursing at her. Thomas completely denies that ever happened.
image via: tmz Well it didn’t take Floyd Mayweather long to respond to Dana White’s offer of both Floyd & Conor McGregor getting $25 million dollars each plus a split of pay per view buys. In case you missed it earlier today, White was on FS1 when he laid down what he claimed was a real offer.
image via: youtube Dana White just made a real offer to get Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor in the ring. Unfortunately for him, the offer is only going to make Mayweather laugh but at least it’s an actual offer and hopefully a start.
image via: youtube The rivalry between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors is turning into one of the better ones in years. The fact both teams have so much star power and there is such a high level of skill on the floor when they play, automatically makes it the best matchup of the season in the NBA. Add to the fact they are on pace to face off in the Finals for a third straight season and it only intensifies what everything means.
image via: tmz Draya Michele claims she has the secret to Orlando Scandrick playing well on the field and it all has to do with how he plays in the bedroom at home. While it’s true that some athletes refrain from sex before big games or big fights because they feel it’s a distraction or could take away from adrenaline, Draya says nope to that. She makes sure her and Orlando make it happen on every game day.
image via: youtube Bo Jackson, who is still looked at as one of the best running backs in NFL history despite an injury cutting his career short, now says he would have never laced up the cleats on the gridiron if he knew then what he knows now. While he doesn’t regret how things worked out, if he could go back he would’ve only played baseball.
image via: IFWT IG Lamar Odom still wants that old thing back. Despite Khloe Kardashian gallivanting all over social media with her new guy, Tristian Thompson, Odom told Travis Stork from “The Doctors” in a soon to be released interview, that “I want my wife back.”
image via: twitter Last week, JR Smith and his wife, Jewel, shared sad news about the birth of their daughter, Dakota, who was born about five months and was fighting with every ounce of her little body to hold on. It was obviously a very emotional time for the couple but earlier this week, a report from TMZ indicated Dakota was getting better and was doing well which is just fantastic news. Maybe that was why JR decided to somewhat show Dakota off to the world yesterday for the first time.