Sports

Men on Twitter up in arms over football star’s nude ESPN cover

On Monday morning, ESPN revealed its 2017 Body Issue cover stars: NFL running back Ezekiel Elliott and Danish tennis champion Caroline Wozniacki.

Grizzlies’ Tony Allen named to NBA All-Defensive second team

Grizzlies swingman Tony Allen was named to the NBA’s All-Defensive second team, the NBA announced Monday afternoon.

Russell Westbrook is the official NBA MVP — finally

Thunder guard thanks God, his family and others who contributed to his historic season.

The NFL’s race problem is deeper than Colin Kaepernick

The NFL has a race problem. This certainly sounds ludicrous on its face. How can an organization with so many recognizable black stars have a race problem?

Memphis start with no NBA draft picks, come away with two prospects

Grizzlies nabs Rabb, Brooks in second round.

Former Tigers will meet former Vols in a charity game

Former players from the University of Memphis and the University of Tennessee-Knoxville will meet meet on the hardwood Saturday, renewing a cross-state rivalry in the name of charity.

76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Fultz and Ball led a record-setting run of one-and-dones in the NBA draft, which received a jolt early in the first round when the Chicago Bulls traded Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Ball ’til you fall

Lavar Ball and 'Big Baller Brand' is redefining the notion of black ownership.

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What will it take to dethrone Golden State?

Will the Golden State Warriors visit the White House after winning NBA title?

The Golden State Warriors won the NBA Finals on Monday night, and by Tuesday morning, rumors were already swirling that they were not going to make the traditional trip to the White House to celebrate their title.

Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

As a fresh NBA champions cap sat a tad off-kilter on his head, Kevin Durant embraced mother Wanda. Then he moved across the podium and hugged Stephen Curry before accepting his shiny MVP trophy, holding out his arms and hoisting ...

THE WARRIORS NEED GAME 5 FOR HISTORY’S SAKE — CURRENT AND ANCIENT

Golden State eyeing a third championship, and first on its home court.

Same place as last year: Warriors up 3-1, NBA Finals go west

The celebrating after Game 4 was done by Cavaliers fans, not Golden State players, their families or anyone else dressed in blue and gold who came looking for a historic party.

GritGrindGrizz: Are the Golden State Warriors ruining basketball? Of course not

Plus: Grizz expect G-League team to ‘Hustle’ — hard.

Louisville, Memphis to meet in Gotham Classic

The former Conference USA foes will meet Dec. 16, it was announced Tuesday.

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