Basketball Timeline

Shaquille O’Neal Kidnaps TMZ Photographer, Turns Video Into ‘IcyHot’ Ad

Shaquille O'Neal

Shaquille O’Neal kidnapped a TMZ photographer on Tuesday directly from the street. TMZ Sports confirms that the “hostage” was photographer Adam, who shooting Shaquille O’Neal in New York City. As you can see from the video, the former NBA all-star decided spontaneously to kidnap Adam shortly after seeing him outside of a building. Shaquille O’Neal… Read more »

Dwight Howard Under Criminal Investigation, Allegedly Beat Son With Belt Buckle

Dwight Howard

NBA star Dwight Howard is currently under criminal investigation for child abuse. TMZ Sports claims that the Cobb County Police Department in Georgia have begun an active criminal investigation into the allegations that Dwight Howard beat his son, 6-year-old Braylon, with a belt buckle. As previously reported by the Inquisitr, the Department of Children and… Read more »

Derrick Rose Ripped By Charles Barkley Over Injury Comments

Derrick Rose Ripped By Charles Barkley

Charles Barkley is not one to shy away from speaking his mind. So when Derrick Rose made questionable comments to reporters concerning his injury history, Sir Charles could not hold himself back, slamming Derrick on Thursday night’s Inside the NBA. As reported by ESPN, Rose told reporters earlier in the week that he values his… Read more »

NBA News: Derrick Rose Suffers Another Injury

Derrick Rose suffers another injury

It seems that Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose just can’t get away from the “injury bug,” as Rose injured his left hamstring in the Chicago Bulls’ 100-93 win over the Toronto Raptors on Thursday night. After the game, Rose was asked about the injury and didn’t seem too concerned about it. “I guess it’s… Read more »

NBA News: Derrick Rose Responds To Fans Calling Him Soft

Derrick Rose responds to his "soft' label

Fans of the Chicago Bulls have grown extremely frustrated with the injury issues that former NBA Most Valuable Player Derrick Rose has been dealing with for the past three seasons, and Bulls fans may have been put over the edge after Rose’s recent comments in response to angry fans calling him soft. “I’m good, man,”… Read more »

Blake Griffin Charged With Battery, Could Possibly Face Jail Time

Blake Griffin

NBA star Blake Griffin has officially been charged with allegedly slapping a man inside of a nightclub in Las Vegas last month. TMZ Sports reported on Wednesday that the Clark Count District Attorney has charged Blake Griffin with a single count of misdemeanor battery. If he is convicted, the 25-year-old Los Angeles Clippers power forward… Read more »

NBA Trade Rumors: Kobe Bryant Headed To Washington?

Kobe Bryant rumored to be traded

Longtime NBA reporter Sam Smith speculated about the future of Kobe Bryant in his latest column for NBA.com. Smith brings up potential trade destinations for Bryant as the Lakers are not very good, in rebuilding mode and don’t have much use for Bryant as he’ll likely be retired from basketball after his contract expires in… Read more »

NBA News: Rajon Rondo Headed To Sacramento

Rajon Rondo on the move to Kings

With the Boston Celtics well into their rebuilding phase, this year could be the year where all-star point guard Rajon Rondo is dealt, and Sacramento could very well be the most likely destination for the Celtics’ all-star point guard. This past summer, the Boston Celtics drafted Marcus Smart, a point guard from Oklahoma State University…. Read more »

LeBron James Tells Angry Cavs Fans To Be Patient

LeBron tells fans to stay calm

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers haven’t gotten off to the start many people thought they would, and that Cavs fans hoped they would. As a matter of fact, the return of LeBron James to Cleveland has been disappointing thus far. Well, LeBron took to Twitter on Thursday to address all of the Cavs fans… Read more »

Derrick Rose Suffers Injury Against Cavaliers

Derrick Rose suffers injury

Chicago Bulls all-star point guard Derrick Rose suffered an injury against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. However, Bulls fans can breathe a sigh of relief, as Rose said in a post-game interview that the injury (sprained ankle) isn’t all that serious. “Don’t worry, it’s just an ankle sprain,” Rose explained to the media after… Read more »