NBA Will Punish Players If They Don’t Stand During The Anthem

NBA Will Punish Players If They Don’t Stand During The Anthem

Earlier today the NBA issued an official memo reminding teams and players that they are required to stand during the national anthem. The memo, originally distributed by deputy commissioner Mark Tatum, is making it’s rounds in the press after ESPN got it’s hands on a copy. In the letter, Tatum states [via ESPN]: “the league office will […]

GM Shuffle: NBA Teams Reexamine Management Following Hectic Season

GM Shuffle: NBA Teams Reexamine Management Following Hectic Season

After missing the playoffs this year, the Orlando Magic have fired GM Rob Hennigan.  According to rumors on RealGM Wiretap, the Magic are interested in hiring Grant Hill as President Of Basketball Operations, but assistant GM Matt Lloyd will take over the position in the interim. Hill has partial ownership of the Atlanta Hawks and would have to divest himself in […]

NBA are OUTRAGED By Trump’s Travel Ban

NBA are OUTRAGED By Trump’s Travel Ban

Trump’s new immigration policy has upset a lot of people. While criticisms from the ACLU and Democrats around the country have been well documented, it turns out the nice folks at the NBA are also outraged over Trump’s travel ban. For those who aren’t aware: the executive order bars entry to the US for non-citizens traveling from Iran, […]

NBA Teams Refusing To Stay At Trump Hotels

NBA Teams Refusing To Stay At Trump Hotels

Several NBA teams are now refusing to stay in “Trump” brand hotels. According to several sources, The Milwaukee Bucks, Dallas Mavericks and Memphis Grizzlies will no longer stay in Trump Hotels while traveling on the road. A fourth Eastern Conference team is also reported to be boycotting the chain, though we don’t have a name at this time. We do […]

Anthem Protests Hit The NBA, Republican Candidate Responds “f*** Black Lives Matter”

Anthem Protests Hit The NBA, Republican Candidate Responds “f*** Black Lives Matter”

It appears “Kaepernick Fever” has reached the NBA. The league’s regular season just started and there have already been two heavily-publicized anthem protests. Most recently, singer Sevyn Streeter was denied the chance to perform the national anthem after she showed-up wearing a basketball jersey with the words “We Matter” printed on it. During an interview with The Associated Press, […]

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