LeBron James deserves DeMar DeRozan ‘blame’

Magic Johnson wanted the Lakers to pursue DeMar DeRozan in the offseason over Russell Westbrook. The Lakers legend was discussing this season’s roster makeup Monday, during consecutive appearances on ESPN’s morning shows, “Get Up” and “First Take.” After giving praise to the Lakers’ leading scorer, LeBron James, Johnson said the franchise face is to blame … Read more

Nike addresses Tiger Woods wearing FootJoy shoes at Augusta

Tiger Woods traipsing around Augusta in hopes of competing in The Masters is a mostly familiar sight, except for his shoes. Woods, who has been a Nike pitchman since 1996, was spotted in FootJoy shoes during his practice round at Augusta on Sunday, creating some surprise and confusion across social media. Nike issued a statement … Read more

Tiger Woods turns up at Augusta National in FootJoy golf shoes, not Nike

A detail of the shoes of Tiger Woods of the United States as he warms up in the practice area prior to the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 03, 2022 in Augusta, Georgia. Gregory Shamus | Getty Images Tiger Woods didn’t wear the iconic Nike swoosh on his feet when he stepped … Read more

Immanuel Quickley’s triple-double powers Knicks over Magic

ORLANDO, Fla. — Immanuel Quickley’s 10th rebound came with 3:32 left, the Knicks up 28 points, and the fans inside Amway Center already hoarse from their Obi Toppin, RJ Barrett and “Let’s Go Knicks” chants. It was the cherry on top of a perfect Sunday for the Knicks at Garden South as Quickley’s first career … Read more

Caleb Love went after Coach K and Duke like a horror villain

Picture: Getty (Getty Images) A scythe has stalked Coach K’s career since he announced his plan to retire last July. On Saturday night, Duke’s final Final Four of the Mike Krzyzewski era came to a grisly end. UNC’s 81-77 victory over their arch-rival also featured a familiar slayer in Caleb Love. This was easily the … Read more

Epic ending for Mike Krzyzewski, the man in the arena

NEW ORLEANS — Mike Krzyzewski took his seat in the back of a golf cart next to his bride of 53 years, Mickie, the flight attendant he married the day he graduated from West Point. He faced some reporters who were documenting the moment, and decided to have some fun with the bitter end of … Read more

Kevin Durant’s 55 points not enough as Nets fall to Hawks

ATLANTA — In the biggest game of the Nets’ season, Kevin Durant gave them the biggest scoring night of his career. And it still wasn’t enough. The Nets’ 122-115 loss to Atlanta — falling behind and wasting a career-high 55 points from Durant — dropped them to 10th in the East. “We didn’t play a … Read more

Rookie Matt Brash wins final spot in Mariners starting rotation

With the move all but given away in the last week thanks to comments by Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto on his weekly Thursday morning show on Seattle Sports 710 AM, it seemed like just a matter of when the announcement of Seattle’s fifth starter would come. It turned out to be Saturday morning. Scott … Read more

Eaker, O’Keefe score perfect 10s to send Red Rocks to 46th straight nationals

The No. 4 Red Rocks celebrate after winning the Seattle regional final on Saturday, April 2, 2022. (Utah Athletics) Estimated read time: 5-6 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Just seconds before her dismount on beam, Alexia Burch couldn’t sustain a balance check. The super senior came off the beam and recorded a 9.175 score, leaving … Read more