Jimmy Kimmel Apologizes for Blackface Sketches, Claims He Won’t Be ‘Bullied Into Silence’

Jimmy Kimmel apologizes for blackface sketch

Just days after he announced he would be taking the summer off from his show Jimmy Kimmel Live, the late night talk show host took the time to apologize for blackface sketches that he now calls ‘thoughtless’ and ‘embarrassing.’ “I have long been reluctant to address this, as I knew doing so would be celebrated … Read more

NBA Legend Charles Barkley Awaits Test Results for Coronavirus, Enters Self-Quarantine

Charles Barkley tests for coronavirus pending

NBA legend Charles Barkley might have the coronavirus. The basketball analyst called into TNT’s broadcast of the show The Crossover Wednesday night (March 13) to let viewers and fans know that he indeed was ill and has decided to self quarantine until he finds out if he is in fact dealing with the coronavirus. [RELATED: … Read more

Vanessa Bryant is ‘Absolutely Devastated’ Following Proposed Leak of Accident Scene Photos

Vanessa Bryant outraged about photos of kobe bryant helicopter crash death

The death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant just got even more tragic. Not only is Bryant’s wife Vanessa continuing to grapple with the sudden deaths of her husband and their daughter Gianna, Bryant now finds herself having to address allegations that the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies shared photos of the crash site in which … Read more

Jennifer Hudson Performs Stirring Tribute to Kobe Bryant During NBA All-Star Game (WATCH)

Jennifer Hudson performance tribute to Lakers Kobe Bryant

Held just a few short weeks following the sudden death of the legendary Kobe Bryant, the 2020 NBA All-Star Game was sure to be an emotional one. Yet, fans didn’t know how emotional it would be…until vocalist Jennifer Hudson walked out on the stage. [RELATED: Stars React to Kobe Bryant’s Death in Helicopter Crash] The … Read more

ABC News’ Matt Gutman Suspended After Inaccurate Reporting on the Kobe Bryant Tragedy

Matt Gutman suspended after report on Kobe Bryant death

Matt Gutman was suspended from ABC News on Wednesday (Jan. 29) following the reporter’s inaccurate reporting of the Kobe Bryant tragedy. “Reporting the facts accurately is the cornerstone of our journalism,” an ABC News spokesperson said in a statement to E! News that confirmed the suspension of the chief national correspondent. “As he acknowledged on Sunday, Matt … Read more

NBA Legend Shaquille O’Neal Breaks Down Over Kobe Bryant’s Death— ““My Spirit Just Left My Body”

Shaquille ONeal breaks down over death of friend Kobe Bryant

NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal is still struggling with the tragic death of Kobe Bryant. “I haven’t felt a pain that sharp in a while,” O’Neal said on Tuesday (Jan. 29) during a TNT tribute to Bryant on the floor of the Staples Center. “I have never seen anything like this. All the basketball idols I … Read more

Ellen DeGeneres Breaks Down During Show Monologue Following Kobe Bryant’s Death— “Life is Short and It’s Fragile”

Ellen DeGeneres tears up during tribute to Kobe Bryant death

The Ellen DeGeneres Show has long been known as an uplifting hour of television. But on Monday (Jan. 27,) the talk show just wasn’t the same. Host Ellen DeGeneres was still reeling from the tragic death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven other beautiful souls who were lost in a helicopter … Read more

Shaquille O’Neal’s Sister Ayesha Harrison-Jex Dies at the Age of 40

Shaquille ONeal sister Alexia dies from cancer

Shaquille O’Neal has been the true example of grit and strength and resistance throughout his entire professional career. But right now, he’s dealing with the pain of a broken heart. The basketball legend is currently mourning the loss of his sister Ayesha Harrison-Jex, who passed away Thursday (Oct. 24) after a three year long battle … Read more

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade Announce Birth of Daughter

Actress Gabrielle Union and NBA’s Dwyane Wade have welcomed a baby girl together on Wednesday, November 7 via surrogate. Gabrielle Union shared the news on Instagram along with a series of photos of their sweet family of three, quoting Bill Withers’ “Lovely Day.” “When I wake up in the mornin’ love, and the sunlight hurts my … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel’s Latest Edition of Mean Tweets Takes on the NBA and It’s Pretty Mean

Jimmy Kimmel Mean Tweets NBA edition

As Game 1 of the NBA finals, between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors, got underway, Jimmy Kimmel aired another edition of his Mean Tweets segment. The new edition takes on NBA players, including Jalen Rose,Tracy McGrady, Draymond Green, Ben Simmons, Glenn Robinson, Jimmy Butler, DeAaron Fox, Andre Drummond, Scottie Pippen, Kevin Love, … Read more

You Need To Watch The Tear-Jerking And Inspirational NBA Sager Strong Award Presentation

The inaugural NBA Awards celebrated athletes and coaches in the style of a Hollywood awards show, handing out well known awards like Most Valuable Player and new trophies for Dunk of the Year and Best Style. Much of the show was fun and frivolous–basically the NBA congratulating the NBA on having a great NBA season— … Read more

Jamie Foxx Performed a Love Song For Cleveland, The Saddest City In America

In this troubling time, when the world feels like it spinning out of control, we all just need to know everything will be OK. Of course, I’m talking about the Cleveland Cavaliers losing the NBA Finals. Where do we (pretty much just people in Cleveland, Ohio) go from here? Thank the Lord for Jamie Foxx, … Read more