Wiz Khalifa assisted ESPN in their pre-NBA Draft coverage with a medley performance of “Word Hard, Play Hard” and “We Dem Boyz.” The show represented the launch of ESPN’s “Center Stage” music performance segment. “Sports and music have always had a cool connection, and we hope ‘Center Stage’ will further that relationship in a way that […]
ET has learned that Lamar Odom has opened his eyes and has been able to communicate. According to Alvina Alston, a spokesperson for Odom’s aunt, JaNean Mercer, the 35-year-old athlete was able to open his mouth and speak on Friday. When his doctor asked how he was doing, Lamar gave a thumbs up and responded, […]
Does Brook Lopez have a death wish? It certainly looks like the Nets’ big man is looking for an early exit to this season, and possibly life, as he casually slid underneath the hoop while DeAndre Jordan took flight for the annihilating slam. Much like that dunk, the game itself was never in doubt as […]
Skip Bayless reported on ESPN2’s “First Take” Tuesday morning that Stephen A. Smith received a text from Floyd Mayweather Jr., apparently indicating that he’d go another 12 rounds with Manny Pacquiao. Check it out at GMinds!
A new crop of NBA talent will be formally introduced tonight at the 2015 NBA Draft, which will take place at the Barclay’s Center at 7pm EST. There are a number of rumors swirling around tonight’s events, including possible trades featuring guys like DeMarcus Cousins and Eric Bledsoe. However, tonight is really about the incoming class […]
In between sparring sessions and trading verbal jabs with the UFC’s Ronda Rousey, Floyd Mayweather linked up with his close friend and Boston Celtics’ point guard, Isaiah Thomas, for a game of pick-up hoops. Showtime Sports’ All Access is documenting the road to Mayweather’s next snooze fest against Andre Berto on September 12th, and the […]
In humorous fashion, watch Drizzy Drake announce the starters for Wednesday night’s Toronto Raptors game. On Wednesday night, the Toronto Raptors held their annual “Drake night” at the Air Canada Centre where they took on the Lebron James-led Cleveland Cavaliers. Fans in attendance were treated with a commemorative T-shirt, headband, and chance to dance in […]
So Foul: Fan Attacks Venezuelan Soccer Player With A Flying Kick During Live Interview! Aquiles Ocanto, a Venezuelan soccer player, was giving a post-match interview when a “fan” came out of nowhwere and landed a brutal flying kick square in his back.
LeBron James carried the Cleveland Cavaliers last night, posting 28 points, eight assists and five rebounds in the 98-89 win over the Orlando Magic. That said, he didn’t get through the game completely unscathed. Orlando’s Victor Oladipo nearly had his dunk attempt blocked by James but was able to corral the ball in mid-air for […]
NBATV’s ‘The Starters’ host a weekly segment dubbed ‘Weekend Whoopsies,’ which- as you’d expect- showcases the best NBA bloopers from the past weekend. As you also might expect, the New York Knicks were featured in this week’s edition. Newly acquired Alexey Shved has proven he’ll fit in just fine with the Knicks, as can be […]
At the 20th annual Michael Jordan Flight School in Santa Barbara, Calif., Jordan tackled everything: Shaq’s opinion on the all-time Bulls team vs. the all-time Lakers, playing LeBron James or Steph Curry in one-on-one. He talks about which coach, Dean Smith or Phil Jackson, had the biggest impact on him & more.
Big Sean was blessed with the honor of appearing on ESPN’s “First Take,” this week, where he had the opportunity to spar with TV warriors Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith. Skip and Stephen A. were so impressed with Big Sean’s “One Man Can Change The World” video that they decided to bring the young […]
If there’s a celebrity basketball game going on you can bet money that Chris Brown will be playing in it, and he’s going to be dominating his peers. The most recent celebrity game that Chris Breezy starred in was Sunday’s Power106 Game on the USC campus, benefitting Homeboy Industries. Other notable hip-hop athletes like Romeo […]
Footage of Gucci Mane doing some boxing training has made its way online. Crunches may not be high priority on Gucci Mane’s workout program, but he can certainly throw down in the ring. Cam Kirk — a photographer and videographer who has been finely documenting the Atlanta rap scene for a couple of years now […]
Reggie Miller, aka Mr. Potato Head, is no stranger to trash talk whether it be with players on the court, or fanatics in the stands (looking at you, Spike Lee). Last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live, the now TNT analyst talked about his trash-talking roots which included a jawing match with the GOAT, Michael jordan. […]
In a bizarro world episode of one of those game shows which test how well you really know your significant other, Nick Young was asked to decipher between Iggy Azalea’s and Kobe Bryant’s rap lyrics. The Lakers guard, who recently popped the question to his rapper girlfriend, was a guest on ESPN’s SportsNation when he […]
From Bryant’s Showtime documentary MUSE. For the third season in a row, Kobe Bryant‘s season ends due to an injury. After suffering a torn rotator cuff, the Lakers, amid a 12-32 season, decided to shut down the Black Mamba for good.
If there was any doubt that the San Francisco 49er’s quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, was one of the biggest sneakerheads in the NFL- there shouldn’t be anymore. You might go as far to say Kaepernick has a ‘thing’ for Nikes and Jordans. The QB recently took to instagram to display his massive sneaker collection which grew […]
6’10” writer Connor Toole of Elite Daily wasn’t actually selected in Thursday’s NBA draft. But between his suit and height, he certainly fooled fans standing outside Barclays Center and the arena’s security.
T-Pain shows off his natural singing voice with a soulful rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” T-Pain was given the opportunity to show off his natural singing chops this afternoon at an LA Dodger game, and he was sure to make it count. Shouting out his hometown of Tallahassee by rocking the “850” Dodgers jersey, he […]
Odell Beckham Jr. just did it again. The New York Giants’ stud wide receiver sprawled out for an outrageous, diving, one-handed touchdown grab that has to be the leading candidate for catch of the year. Words can’t do it justice so I’ll just stop typing and let you have a look for yourself.
Poor Hampton. They barely had time to relish their school’s second NCAA Tournament victory of all-time before questions about the big, bad Kentucky Wildcats started rolling in. After defeating the Manhattan Jaspers in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament, Hampton University’s head coach, Edward Joyner JR., was asked about the mountain that awaits his […]
Drake threw a crazy party at his L.A. mansion on the weekend. Champagne Papi’s mansion was lit this past weekend. The rapper threw a crazy pool party (complete with foam), and had a host of celebrity friends and rappers over. For those who follow Drizzy on Instagram, you probably caught wind of the video he […]
In an interview with Showtime’s Jim Gray, Mayweather called Pacquiao a “coward” and indicated there would be no rematch as previously speculated. “Did I text Stephen A. Smith and say I will fight him again? Yeah, but I change my mind,” Mayweather told Gray, per Sports Illustrated. “At this particular time, no, because he’s a […]