Basketball Timeline

Derek Fisher Files For Divorce From Wife Of 10 Years

Derek Fisher

Derek Fisher, the head coach of the New York Knicks, has reportedly filed for divorce from wife of 10 years, Candace. According to TMZ, the former NBA player filed the necessary legal documents in Los Angeles one month after his marriage to Candace reached its 10th anniversary. Derek issued an official statement in reference to… Read more »

LeBron James Gets Kicked In The Jewels By James Harden [Video]

LeBron James Harden

The video showing LeBron James getting kicked in the groin area by James Harden is certainly drawing controversy. Reactions on Twitter call Harden’s move a genuinely low blow, after Harden found himself on his back on the ground and clearly kicked his foot up near King James’ “crown jewels” in an attempt to hurt him…. Read more »

NBA News: Former Knick Favorite Anthony Mason Dies At 48

NBA Knicks Anthony Mason dies

After being diagnosed with congestive heart failure earlier this month, longtime NBA player and former New York Knicks great, Anthony Mason has died. Mason was just 48-years-old. A spokesperson for the Knicks confirmed to ESPN that Mason did indeed die early on Saturday morning. A 13-year veteran in the NBA, he had played with six… Read more »

Earl Lloyd, First Black NBA Player, Dies At 86

Earl Lloyd

Former NBA star Earl Lloyd died Thursday at the age of 86. ESPN reports that Lloyd’s alma mater, West Virginia State, confirmed the news of his passing. Earl Lloyd made history in 1950 by becoming the first black player in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Throughout his nine-season career as a player, Lloyd played for… Read more »