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 9:30am 2/16/15 9:30am

Kendrick Lamar's Self-Love Anthem 'i' Gets NBA Love

Who didn't see this coming? Despite the mixed reviews of Kendrick Lamar's latest single, "i," there are benefits to making a universal anthem about self-love. Like having that song become a promotional soundtrack for the National Basketball Association. » 10/20/14 5:15pm 10/20/14 5:15pm

V Stiviano Says She Never Slept with Donald Sterling Because He's Gay

This just got interesting (or something). V Stiviano says she never engaged in any kind of sexual relationship with disgraced ex-NBA owner Donald Sterling, because he is gay. » 8/21/14 9:55pm 8/21/14 9:55pm

The NBA's New Union Leader Is a Total Badass

Meet lawyer Michele A. Roberts, who is the newly appointed executive director of the NBA Players Association, which makes her the first woman to head a union for a major North American professional sports organization. She means business. » 8/18/14 7:15pm 8/18/14 7:15pm

Spurs Hire Becky Hammon As NBA's First Female Assistant Coach

The San Antonio Spurs announced today they're hiring WNBA star Becky Hammon as an assistant coach, and she will join the team once she finishes her current season with the San Antonio Stars. » 8/05/14 2:58pm 8/05/14 2:58pm

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 8:30pm 5/08/14 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 2:39pm 4/30/14 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 4:23pm 4/26/14 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 4:25pm 7/25/13 4:25pm

11-Year-Old Sebastien De La Cruz Owns the National Anthem Again

On Tuesday, racists ejaculated their ugly hate all over the internet after the adorable and talented 11-year-old Sebastien De La Cruz beautifully sang the National Anthem at the NBA Finals. » 6/14/13 9:30am 6/14/13 9:30am

Racists Angry Because Little Brown Boy Sang the National Anthem

Yesterday, the Spurs killed the Heat in the NBA Finals game of the balls in the basket. The NBA is relatively diverse, which is why it was quite shocking (but not really) to see the internet react so dumbly and disgustingly to a pint-sized boy singing the national anthem to kickoff the game. » 6/12/13 5:00pm 6/12/13 5:00pm

CBS Wonders Whether Woman Is Too 'Chunky" to Be a Cheerleader

Earlier this week, CBS Houston posted an unbylined article asking whether an Oklahoma City Thunder cheerleader was "too chunky" to wave those sacred pom-poms. The conclusion: unclear, although she definitely needs a boob job, pronto! » 4/24/13 2:25pm 4/24/13 2:25pm

Baylor University Baller Brittney Griner Might Get a Shot at the NBA,…

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban caused a bit of a stir on Tuesday night when he said that he had "no problem whatsoever" with allowing Baylor University centre and women's college basketball's all-time leading shot-blocker Brittney Griner a chance to try out for a spot on Dallas' summer league team. » 4/04/13 1:05pm 4/04/13 1:05pm

Ladies Only Watch Sports Because it Makes The Boys Like Them, Says…

If you have a vagina and you say you like sports because sports are fun to watch, you're lying. At least, according to a new study that purports to show that sports are just another thing that women endure because their husbands like it. Sports are kind of like anal sex in that way. » 7/10/12 2:00pm 7/10/12 2:00pm

NBA Official Says He Was Fired For Reporting Women's Harassment

A former security director for the NBA alleges that when he spoke up about sexual harassment of female employees, he was given bad evaluations and fired. Now he's suing. » 12/15/11 5:40pm 12/15/11 5:40pm

Female Basketball Coach Says Women In Sports Can Be "Petty"

What's it like to play on an all-male basketball team with a female coach? Says Texas Legends captain Antonio Daniels, "Same thing as if a guy was a coach, you know what I mean? Except you just don't undress in the locker room at the same time. And she's big on love, and she's big on hugs, and all that kind of stuff." » 4/18/11 4:25pm 4/18/11 4:25pm

Women May Play In NBA Within A Decade • Prostitutes Offer Free Sex In…

• NBA Commissioner David Stern says in the next decade women may join the NBA: "I don't want to get into all kinds of arguments with players and coaches about the likelihood, but I really think it's a good possibility." » 12/04/09 5:40pm 12/04/09 5:40pm

Michelle Obama Wears Naeem Khan, Orders French Thigh-High Boots