Report: Lamar Odom Can't Recognize Family; Doctors Fear "Serious" Brain Damage

According to a report from TMZ Sports, Lamar Odom is still struggling to recover basic functions after he suffered many strokes and was found unconscious in a Nevada brothel. They have reported that in addition to problems with basic communication and moving around, he can’t recognize people he should. »11/14/15 6:45pm11/14/15 6:45pm


"I'm A Grown-Up Now": The Teen Who Accused Kevin Johnson Of Sexual Abuse Speaks Out

There is a photograph of a pile of pink and white paper hearts atop Mandi Koba’s Facebook page. She cut the hearts out of hard copies of a 1996 police report from Phoenix, Ariz. The cops, according to the vintage report used in the arts and crafts project, were investigating “a celebrity involved in a reported child… »9/25/15 9:21am9/25/15 9:21am

I Went Undercover to Find Out What It Takes to Be an Underpaid NBA Cheerleader

A Clippers Spirit cheerleader named Candace taught us our first dance routine. On all fours, we whipped our hair around. This was my favorite part. Not thinking about everything I was doing wrong, I whipped my head so vigorously that one of my extensions came loose, and I skipped toward the back of the room to fix it.… »8/25/15 4:00pm8/25/15 4:00pm

Watch Steph Curry's Daughter Riley Steal Daddy's Press Conference

If you’re following the NBA playoffs, you know after every game there’s a press conference that athletes must endure. It’s often filled with boring questions about them sports-ing hard but last night, Golden State Warrior Steph Curry brought his daughter Riley to the show and oh, was she ever ready for her close-up;… »5/20/15 10:50am5/20/15 10:50am

Watch Ariana Grande Kill It at the NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show

Ariana Grande performed at the NBA All-Star Game halftime show this weekend—and she pretty much killed it. A few places on the 'net have chided Grande's dry, almost stiff dancing style, but when you take into consideration that (it looks like) she's not lip synching, and stayed in almost perfect tune the whole time,… »2/16/15 9:30am2/16/15 9:30am

Charles Barkley Makes the Mistake of Calling San Antonio Women Ugly

During TNT's coverage of the NBA playoffs, cueball-headed flesh mountain Charles Barkley expressed some opinions on the physical attractiveness of San Antonio women that did not go over very well with actual San Antonio women. And so TNT sent out an Inside the NBA camera crew and a female commentator to gather what… »5/08/14 8:30pm5/08/14 8:30pm

Feel Old With Our "How Many Pro Athletes Are Younger Than You?" Tool

An important milestone on your inexorable march toward bleak death is the sudden realization that most professional athletes are younger than you are. To help this along, the tool below calculates the percentage of players in the NFL, NBA, NHL, and MLB who are already younger than you are at this very moment. »4/30/14 2:39pm4/30/14 2:39pm

NBA Owner Sterling To Girlfriend: Why Bring Black People To My Games?

We all knew that Donald Sterling was a racist and an overall horrible human being. So TMZ's lurid audio of the Los Angeles Clippers owner enraged about his girlfriend taking photos with black people shouldn't really surprise you if you've been paying any attention. And yet, the audio is shocking—maybe because it's… »4/26/14 4:23pm4/26/14 4:23pm

How J.J. Redick's Abortion Contract Was Conceived

Tuesday, we brought you a 2007 confidentiality agreement between then-rookie J.J. Redick and model ex-girlfriend Vanessa Lopez, a bizarre contract that stipulated Redick would have to fake his relationship with Lopez in exchange for her getting an abortion. Today we've obtained more emails and documents showing the… »7/25/13 4:25pm7/25/13 4:25pm