Kobe Bryant Gifts Paul George Pair of Shoes After Pacers Edge Lakers

might have ruled out on-court gift presentations for his farewell tour, but he never laid any ground rules for giving gifts.The Black Mamba gave a pair of shoes to after the edged the , 89-87, Monday night, Bryant's final game in at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. George thanked him it with a hug.[Twitter]Read more news on BleacherReport.com

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Shaquille O'Neal to Have No. 32 Retired by Heat: Date, Comments and Reaction

made such an indelible impression on the Miami Heat that he will be having his No. 32 retired by the franchise. According to a press release on , O'Neal's jersey retirement ceremony will happen at the beginning of the 2016-17 season. Heat president Pat Riley said in the statement O'Neal's importance to the franchise and makes him a worthy addition to Miami's basketball canon: Shaquille...

today, 19:38
Russell Westbrook Reportedly Will Consider Signing with New York Knicks in 2017

The are in desperate need of a quality point guard in order to become contenders in the Eastern Conference, and a new report suggests they could land one of the best in the during the 2017 offseason. According to of The Vertical, superstar is a realistic option for the Knicks once his contract reaches its conclusion: The Knicks have a real chance to sell Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook in...

today, 14:32
Rajon Rondo Reveals Kings Players Skipped Shootaround Before Game vs. Cavaliers

The lost to the on Monday in blowout fashion, 120-100, but that was the least of the organization's worries. Point guard didn’t seem particularly shocked his team lost, considering he said, per of the Sacramento Bee, “With optional shootarounds it’s tough. ... When three or four guys show up for shootaround this morning, how can you expect to win?” This is just another setback for the...

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NFL Bans Players Convicted of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence from Combine NFL Bans Players Convicted of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence from Combine

The informed teams of a policy change for the NFL Scouting Combine "in a memo from the NFL's executive vice president of football operations Troy Vincent late last month," per of USA Today. Jones provided the details Monday: "The NFL will no longer allow players with convictions for domestic violence, sexual assault or weapons offenses to attend the annual scouting combine in...

today, 7:42
LeBron James Comments on Kobe Bryant's Final Season, Matchup vs. Lakers

Count as a fan. As teams around the honor the Los Angeles Lakers great during his farewell tour, even a four-time MVP such as James can be in awe of what the third-leading scorer in NBA history has done for the game, per of ESPN.com: Anytime I even watch his games, even when I'm not playing him, it's always, like, very emotional just knowing it's his last hurrah. And he's done so much, not...

today, 9:16
Adam Vinatieri Announces He Will Return for 21st Season: Comments, Reaction Adam Vinatieri Announces He Will Return for 21st Season: Comments, Reaction

One of the greatest kickers in history has decided to keep his career going, as will be back for at least one more season. Vinatieri announced his return Tuesday to of the Indianapolis Star, making the 2016 season his 21st in the NFL. In talking to Keefer about coming back, Vinatieri made it sound like he doesn't have any retirement plans in his future: “Not only a season, but Lord...

today, 20:28
Barcelona Transfer News: Marc Bartra Considering Exit, Latest Arda Turan Rumours

Marc Bartra is "giving serious consideration" to his Barcelona future due to his lack of playing time, and he could be set to depart in the summer if his situation doesn't improve. According to Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo (h/t ), the Spaniard's €25 million buyout clause will be virtually halved if he remains unable to rack up serious minutes on the pitch, though "a loan with...

today, 15:29
Michael Jordan's Rep Comments on NBA Legend's Feelings of 'Crying' Meme

legend doesn't mind the popular crying meme that's become a mainstay during just about every major sporting event. His representatives are watching to make sure nobody tries to profit off the picture, though. passed along comments from one of Jordan's reps, who said MJ is cool with it since "everyone seems to be having fun with the meme." They are still keeping tabs on the situation...

today, 16:50
Amber Rose & Blac Chyna -- Ass Carnival (PHOTOS) Amber Rose & Blac Chyna -- Ass Carnival (PHOTOS)

Amber Rose and Blac Chyna are twinning in Trinidad where the Carnival celebrations are looking bigger than ever. The ladies proudly displayed their assets while hosting one of the many parties going down on the Caribbean island. We can tell you what…

today, 18:45