KEVIN DURANT: THE NBA’S NEWEST LOVE-TO-HATE PLAYER WINS BIG | KEVIN DURANT: THE NBA’S NEWEST LOVE-TO-HATE PLAYER WINS BIG

kevin durantKEVIN DURANT: THE NBA’S NEWEST LOVE-TO-HATE PLAYER WINS BIG

By Marc Auker

The Golden State Warriors are the 2017 National Basketball Association (NBA) champions. Spearheading the squad’s historic championship season was small forward Kevin Durant, who took home Most Valuable Player (MVP) honors for his performance in the 2017 NBA Finals. There was a wave of backlash against Durant at the beginning of this season for his decision to join the Warriors, and that backlash has seemingly quadrupled since winning it all this season. Continue reading

TV IN HIGH HEELS: NBA MEETS CARTOON NETWORK | TV IN HIGH HEELS: NBA MEETS CARTOON NETWORK

nbaTV IN HIGH HEELS: NBA MEETS CARTOON NETWORK

New Orleans, LA. ­ Cartoon Network and the National Basketball Association joined forces as 17 local New Orleans students graduated from Big Class/826 National’s Code Your Story 3-day mini camp. Coinciding with the 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend, the program inspired students to cultivate their storytelling abilities through creative coding and culminated with a special school celebration featuring guests Tim Frazier (New Orleans Pelicans), Ruth Riley (San Antonio Stars) and Greg Cipes (Teen Titans Go!) plus executives from Cartoon Network and the NBA.

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BASKETBALL IN HIGH HEELS: 2016 NBA DRAFT | BASKETBALL IN HIGH HEELS: 2016 NBA DRAFT

BASKETBALL IN HIGH HEELS: 2016 NBA DRAFTBASKETBALL IN HIGH HEELS: 2016 NBA DRAFT

Tonight is the NBA Draft, which is apparently a big deal in basketball and for basketball fans. I didn’t even know this was a thing until tonight. I know, I know, I am a sports reporter/blogger/snarker and should have known this existed, but hey, I learn something new every day! Anyway, here is a look at what went down tonight. Let’s go to the video tape!  Continue reading