NBA champion Golden State Warriors are sued over FTX collapse

NBA champion Golden State Warriors are sued over FTX collapse

Nov 21 (Reuters) – The Golden State Warriors were sued on Monday by an FTX customer who accused the reigning National Basketball Association champions of fraudulently promoting the now-bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange. Elliott Lam, a Canadian citizen and Hong Kong resident, filed his proposed class-action lawsuit in San Francisco federal court on behalf of “thousands, if … Read more

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving issues another apology as possible return from suspension nears

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving issues another apology as possible return from suspension nears

CNN — Kyrie Irving, the Brooklyn Nets star who was suspended for at least five games by the team for comments made after sharing a link to an antisemitic movie on social media, has issued another apology as his possible return from suspension nears. While speaking to SNY’s Ian Begley in an interview Saturday, Irving … Read more

Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to play vs. Grizzlies on Sunday: Sources

Nets’ Kyrie Irving expected to play vs.  Grizzlies on Sunday: Sources

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving is expected to be cleared to play Sunday against the Memphis Grizzlies at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, league sources with knowledge of the situation told The Athletic. Here’s what you need to know: Irving will miss his eighth consecutive game on Thursday night against Portland while serving a team-mandated suspension … Read more

FTX: NBA’s Miami Heat to terminate relationship with crypto giant, will get new arena name

FTX: NBA’s Miami Heat to terminate relationship with crypto giant, will get new arena name

CNN — The NBA’s Miami Heat and Miami-Dade County have terminated their relationship with bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange FTX and will search for a new naming rights partner for their arena in downtown Miami. The announcement came after the FTX group earlier on Friday filed for bankruptcy in the United States and its CEO resigned, marking … Read more

Nets name assistant Jacque Vaughn head coach: Why Brooklyn moved on from potential Ime Udoka hire

Nets name assistant Jacque Vaughn head coach: Why Brooklyn moved on from potential Ime Udoka hire

The Brooklyn Nets are hiring assistant Jacque Vaughn as head coach after parting with Steve Nash, the team announced Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know: Vaughn was named interim coach after Nash’s departure on Nov. 1. The 47-year-old has been on Brooklyn’s staff since 2016 and was previously interim head coach after the Nets … Read more

Stephen A. on Ime Udoka link to Nets: Desperate times call for desperate measures | NBA Countdown – ESPN

Stephen A. on Ime Udoka link to Nets: Desperate times call for desperate measures |  NBA Countdown – ESPN

Stephen A. on Ime Udoka link to Nets: Desperate times call for desperate measures | NBA Countdown ESPN Raptors Insider: Steve Nash felt ‘heartbroken’ by Nets move, understanding Nick Nurse’s use of bench Toronto Star The REAL Reason Steve Nash Got Fired BBALLBREAKDOWN Nick Wright highlights Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant’s flaws while defending Steve … Read more

Luka Doncic becomes only third player in NBA history to record seven 30-plus points to begin season

Luka Doncic becomes only third player in NBA history to record seven 30-plus points to begin season

CNN — Luka Doncic continued his scorching start to the 2022-23 NBA season and matched a record which only two NBA Hall of Famers have recorded. Doncic scored 33 points in the Dallas Mavericks’ 103-100 win against the Utah Jazz, meaning he’s now scored over 30 points in all seven of his games this season. … Read more

Boston Celtics’ Jaylen Brown has cut ties with Kanye West [Updated]

Boston Celtics’ Jaylen Brown has cut ties with Kanye West [Updated]

Jaylen Brown remains with DondaImage: Getty Images This piece was posted nearly two hours before Jaylen Brown announced he was leaving Kanye West’s Donda Sports marketing firm. It has been updated with the latest news. Being the Boston Celtic player to speak about Bill Russell on opening night, in front of the world, while in … Read more

Lakers’ Darvin Ham Has No Issue With LeBron James’s Roster Comments

Lakers’ Darvin Ham Has No Issue With LeBron James’s Roster Comments

LeBron James didn’t refrain from pointing out the Lakers‘lack of shooting after the team’s season-opening loss to the Warriors on Tuesday night. Los Angeles went a dreary 10-for-40 (25%) from the three-point line in the 123–109 loss, prompting the 37-year-old forward to be blunt about the team’s current roster construction. “I think we’re getting great … Read more