Kyrie Irving

Could Nets’ Kyrie Irving Stalemate Alienate Kevin Durant?

The Nets are at a crossroads with Kyrie Irving, and any false moves from GM Sean Marks could see Brooklyn lose both Irving and Kevin Durant.

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Nike 'Unlikely' to Extend Kyrie Irving's $11M Sneaker Contract

According to ESPN, the sneaker giant is ready to cut ties with the seven-time All-Star due to uncertainty over his future in the NBA.

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Will Nets’ $110M Trio Finally Play In Round 1?

With reports of Ben Simmons potentially making his season debut in the first round, the Nets might finally court their $110M trio.

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Kyrie’s Big Night Covers Up Nets’ Dicey Playoff Situation

Kyrie Irving recorded the most efficient 50-point game in NBA history. But he’s only eligible to play in five more games as the Nets fight for a playoff berth.

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Will Kyrie Irving Get $235M Commitment from Nets?

Kyrie Irving can practice with the Nets and sit on the team bench, but he cannot play. If the rules don’t change, he’ll play just 22 regular-season games with a big extension upcoming.

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Damian Lillard Becomes Latest Athlete Investor in PlayersTV

Damian Lillard has invested in PlayersTV, a predominantly Black-owned content distribution channel dedicated to sports lifestyle and culture.  PlayersTV launched last March and is available on various streaming platforms.  The […]

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Friday Five: Bleacher Report Chief Content Officer Sam Toles

Bleacher Report has always prided itself on its relationships with athletes. With the sports industry frozen in suspended animation, that access has never been more critical to its business strategy. […]

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YES Finds Viewers in Bars As Network Plans Rate Hike

When Howard Levinson of YES Network walks home at night to his Manhattan apartment, he can literally follow the progress of the New York Yankees game by checking TV sets […]

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Sneaker Demand Fuels Nike Earnings

Nike saw significant growth in the second quarter of its fiscal 2020 year, as sales grew by double-digits in each of its core markets.  Demand for limited-edition Jordan sneakers propelled […]

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Cassidy Hubbarth’s Hoop Streams To Become Season-Long ESPN Show

With the NBA making news 365 days a year, ESPN is expected to announce Monday that it’s expanding Cassidy Hubbarth’s Hoop Streams into a season-long show. The hit digital program […]

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