Russell Westbrook made history on Monday night when his Washington Wizards took on the Atlanta Hawks. Westbrook accomplished what many considered a formality in capturing the NBA’s all-time triple-doubles crown. Westbrook surpassed “The Big O” Oscar Robertson, who held the record for 47 years with 181 career triple-doubles. By recording 182, Westbrook broke what some
Reports noted the NBA and FIBA have been working on the Basketball Africa League, which will feature 12 teams who will go at it over a season to find out which team is the best in Africa. The league is comprised of 12 teams, and stipulations of the league have been revealed. The teams will
According to reports, NBA legend Dwyane Wade has become a minority owner with the Utah Jazz. The 39-year-old joined forces with majority owner Ryan Smith who purchased the team last year for $1.6 billion. It’s not immediately clear how much stake Wade bought, but a league-wide rule requires owners to purchase at least 1% stake
The change in presidents has found communication opening up a lot more with the White House, as artists, entertainers, and athletes were looking to visit. However, it seems that COVID-19 is still very much a threat and has reportedly prevented the Los Angeles Lakers from heading to D.C. to connect with Joe Biden. The Los
According to reports, Michael Jordan is the presenter for the late Kobe Bryant’s Hall of Fame enshrinement. Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan had a longstanding friendship and bond that evolved off the court. Jordan often referred to Kobe as his little brother and opened up about their bond during Kobe’s memorial service in February 2020. When
Kawhi Leonard is expected to re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers when he hits free agency this summer. But according to The Athletic, Leonard left the door open for a potential exit citing a “dramatic turn of events” as the only thing barring him from staying with the team. To ensure Kawhi stays put, the
The SportsNation crew breaks down NBA action and top stories around the league, along with likely moves ahead of the trade deadline. At around the 1:52 mark,Kyle Lowry’s postgame interview is interrupted by a FaceTime from rapper and Toronto Raptors fan Drake.
ESPN’s Brian Windhorst has caused quite the stir with his recent report that LeBron James is recruiting Steph Curry to the Los Angeles Lakers for 2022 free agency. According to Windhorst, the recruitment began after James and Curry joined forces for this past All-Star Game. After playing on the same team for the first time,
Lamar Odom recounted his early upbringing in Jamaica, Queens during the 1980s. He described his environment as turbulent, crack infested, yet educational and formative. Lamar also recalled his mother being a correctional officer at Rikers Island and what some of the craziest stories she brought home after work.
While Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield prepare to face off after 20+ years, another boxing legend is preparing for a return to the ring this summer. Oscar De La Hoya, 48, recently announced that his return to boxing will happen in July. “July 3rd, I’m making my comeback,” De La Hoya said during the Jake