(Reuters): Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was fined $100,000 by the NBA on Wednesday for comments directed at a referee during a recent game that have been strongly criticized by a leading gay rights group.
Television cameras caught the 13-times All-Star shouting an anti-gay slur at the… Continue
New York was buzzing last night (Sept. 23) as 2K Sports officially launched the NBA 2K11 game! Celebrities and tastemakers (photos below) flocked to the beautiful Hudson Terrace to try the game for themselves, and enjoyed performances by Buckshot, Sean Price and… Continue
According to bossip.com, things continue to get uglier with Dwight Howard and his baby’s mother “Basketball Wives’”Royce Reed… Just two weeks after calling one-time when Dwight picked their son up from daycare outside of their agreed schedule, Royce is now filing to have the courts make his visits with the child supervised.
Kay Kellogg had one wish before cancer claims her life -- to meet Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard.
He granted it in a big way.
According to the Orlando Sentinel , Howard recently spent several hours visiting with Kellogg, 62, a a Magic fan with Stage 3 Multiple Myeloma. The cancer is inoperable and incurable, but Howard lifted her spirits and she ended up lifting his.
Dirty, funny, controversial and wildly surprising. Those are the five words that best sum up the twelve celebrities set to shake a tail feather on the new season of Dancing With the Stars.
In the wildly surprising category, how about 19-year-old single mother Bristol Palin, daughter of Republican lightning rod Sarah Palin, the former governor of Alaska and vice-presidential candidate? "I think Bristol was shocked when we asked her," says… Continue
Added by iAmJeff on August 31, 2010 at 11:00am —
Sometimes doing the right thing isn’t the right thing to do. Milwaukee Bucks guard Brandon Jennings dancing with his shirt off to Lady Gaga after losing a bet is a perfect example of this. Yes it’s respectable that he wanted to honor his debt, but he should’ve just upped a couple of stacks. Now this video ,instead of his 55-point game or playing in Italy, is the first thing that will come to mind when you hear… Continue
Nenad Krstic had quite the finals of the Acropolis tournament. There were points and rebounds and grabbing Greek forward Antonis Fotsis by the throat and throwing a chair at Greek center Sofoklis Schortsanitis.
It earned Krstic, the Oklahoma City center, a night in an Athens jail. He was released the next morning and went back to Serbia with his teammates. They… Continue
Added by Albany4Life on August 20, 2010 at 7:00pm —
IndyStar.com: A negative light is shining on the Indiana Pacers again.
Just days after feeling good about making what they think is their best trade in years, the Pacers were knocked down Sunday when rookie guard Lance Stephenson was arrested and charged with third-degree assault after he allegedly pushed his girlfriend down a flight of stairs in Brooklyn, N.Y., early Sunday.
Added by Albany4Life on August 16, 2010 at 5:01pm —
NBA Rookie Of The Year Tyreke Evans had a whole of explaining to do after being arrested for reckless driving back on Memorial Day weekend for hitting speeds ranging from 120-130mph on a California Highway, but at least back then there wasnt a video to make matters worse. Well now there is.
California Highway Patrol has just released the video, and it would seem more likely that somebody high on drugs had stolen a car and took… Continue
Artest shares a very interesting relationship with the area and people of Queensbridge, as he's one of the few athletes who are regularly associated with the place they grew up in. Most athletes who become professionals usually disassociate themselves from their home base, whether they mean it or not as they get drafted by teams in other cities and slowly drift away from the roots that made them… Continue