While the NBA has already reiterated that their players will be punished for taking a knee during the national anthem, it appears those rules might not be as binding for performers. Singer Justine Skye took a knee while singing the finale of the national anthem before the Brooklyn Nets home opener on Friday night. Though […]
Next year, for the first time in NBA history, teams will feature advertising on their jerseys. Sponsored jersey have long been a feature of pro-soccer, with corporate logos noticeable adorning the kits of every major team from around the globe; but, until recently, the trend had not yet spread to any of America’s four major sports. […]
A petition to fire Bill King has been floating around the internet since July of 2014, and it appears the signatories have finally been heard. Earlier today, The Brooklyn Nets released coach Lionel Hollins and reassigned general manager Billy King. The team’s owner, Mikhail Prokhorov, made this statement to the press: “After careful consideration, I’ve concluded that it’s […]
It’s been a long, winding road since the Nets came over to Brooklyn in 2012, yet it seems like their journey has only just begun. When the team acquired Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett in 2013, it seemed like a turning point for the franchise. One year earlier, the team had been knocked out of the […]
Garnett’s return to the team allows Timberwolves fans to remember an era of competitive basketball for the franchise while they close out what might be their last losing season in quite some time.