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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

Golden State Warriors Win The NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors had been here before: game five, up 3-1 against the Cleveland Cavaliers and losing. In fact, it looked for a moment like they were going to fall apart. It was deja vu all over again for the Warriors who gave up their 3-1 lead to lose the NBA Finals last year. … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel Hilariously Pranks NBA Star With Fake Charity “Children Without Hoverboards”

Man, I love a good prank, and this one ranks up with some of the funniest celebrity out there. Jimmy Kimmel and Minnesota Timberwolves player Zach LaVine pranked their friend Jamal Crawford of the LA Clippers connecting him with charity “Children Without Hoverboards.” The problem is that “Children Without Hoverboards” does not exist and if … Read more

Rihanna Heckled Kevin Durant During the NBA Finals And Was Quickly Silenced (Kind Of, If You Don’t Count the Internet)

NBA court-side seats are within an arm’s reach of players. It’s literally the closest fans will ever get to the action so they take the opportunity to talk trash to super stars. Rihanna, one of the most famous women in the world, felt it was her duty as a Lebron fan to shout at Kevin … Read more

Tony Romo is Living Every Athletic Dad’s Dream

We don’t get into sports much around here, but this is newsworthy. Tony Romo, a retired quarterback, was an NBA player for a day. This is the first time any retiring athlete has been honored by being invited to play another pro sport. It is a brilliant PR move for the flailing Mavericks and may … Read more