James Harden traded to Nets in mega-deal

Massive but unsurprising news surrounding James Harden. He’s been traded to the Brooklyn Nets in a gigantic, four-team deal. From Woj: The Rockets have their third star, or rather the second until Kyrie Irving comes back, whenever that is. Though one could wonder if the Nets know more than they are telling about Irving’s status with this move.

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James Harden not with team

from ESPN: The Houston Rockets are planning to keep James Harden away from the team until they can complete a trade involving the unhappy star, sources told ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne and Adrian Wojnarowski. Houston’s front office is currently weighing the best final trade offers from the Brooklyn Netsand Philadelphia 76ers, sources told Shelburne and Wojnarowski. Rockets coach Stephen Silas told reporters that Harden would not be at Wednesday’s practice, one day after the former league MVP said the team is “just not good enough” following a blowout loss to the Los Angeles Lakers. “We felt that it…

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James Harden has announced to the world it’s a wrap in Houston

You can mark January 12,2021 as the day that the relationship between James Harden and the Houston Rockets officially came to an end. After a second consecutive drubbing at the hands of a very jovial Los Angeles Lakers , 117-100, Harden used the postgame presser to subtly and not-so-subtly declare that he was done in Houston. Harden’s comments seemingly did not go over well with still new teammate John wall who had this to say after the game: Wall is absolutely correct. If Harden after just ten games is ready…

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“Ash Pearl” Adidas Ultra Boost: Official Images

The “Ash Pearl” is a women’s-specific colourway of the Adidas Ultra Boost 2021. It sports the high performance recycled material Primeblue on it upper along with a semi-translucent lace cage. This upper sits atop a volt accented-pearl ash Boost midsole. The “Pearl Ash” is scheduled to release February 4 at adidas.com and select retail establishments; they will carry a $180 USD sticker price. Adidas Ultra Boost 2021 Ash Pearl/Ash Pearl-Hazy Rose FY0391 $180 February 4, 2021

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An initial look at the Supreme x Nike Air Max Goadome

The Nike Air Max Goadome was just minding its business, being an awesome shoe until the good people at the orange-clad company in Beaverton decided to deliver this silhouette into the hands of the preferred brand of hypebeasts, Supreme. In our initial report on this coming collaboration, we reported there would be two colourways- a black based one and another that was fire red. Initial images of both have come to light. Both colourways sport a snakeskin style upper, one being black and the other fire red. Debossed Supreme branding…

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Howard Athletics mourning the death of announcer Tony Lee

Courtesy of Howard University Athletic Media Relations WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 11, 2021 – The Howard University Department of Athletics mourns the loss of an important member of its support staff with the recent passing of Anthony “Tony” Lee, who died Monday, Jan.4, due to COVID-19 complications. Lee was the official voice of Bison Athletics, serving as public address (PA) announcer for the past two years following the death of former legendary PA announcer Shellie Bower, Jr., who died in December 2018. Lee stepped in and quickly established himself as the new…

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NC Central lays 29-point beatdown on North Carolina Wesleyan 87-58

Courtesy of North Carolina Central Athletic Communications DURHAM, N.C. — Junior forward Kiyana Brown scored a career-high 22 points and freshman guard Paris McBride flirted with a triple-double to lead the North Carolina Central women’s basketball team to an 87-58 non-conference victory over North Carolina Wesleyan on Monday afternoon inside McDougald-McLendon Arena. Brown led all scorers, swishing 22 points in her first start of the season. She had a hot hand throughout the contest, shooting with 11-of-16 precision (68.9%) from the field. Brown, whose previous best was 12 points at Long…

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January 11, 2021 SWAC Men’s Basketball Recap

Here is tonight’s scores, well actually, score , as the other contests were postponed, from January 11 SWAC Men’s basketball action. Monday, January 11Alabama A&M at UAPB- PostponedSouthern at Jackson State- Postponed Prairie View A&M 73, Texas Southern 67- Box Score I Recap About the SWACThe Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is considered one of the premier HBCU conferences in the country and currently ranks among the elite in the nation in terms of HBCU alumni playing with professional sports teams. Current championship competition offered by the league includes competition for men in Baseball, Basketball, Cross…

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Seven more Heat players out due to health and safety protocols

Several more Miami Heat players are now subject to the league’s health and safety protocols, taking them out of action. This comes on the heels of their game with the Boston Celtics being postponed amid COVID-19 issues.

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“Blazing Yellow” Ewing Athletics Eclipse available for pre-order

Who Got it Done pt rb ast Zach LaVineCHI @ LAC 45 7 7   10-16 3-pt S. Gilgeous-AlexanderOKC @ BRK 31 6 7   2 stl Kawhi LeonardLAC vs. CHI 35 2 4   7-9 3-pt Kevin DurantBRK vs. OKC 36 11 4   12-15 ft Paul GeorgeLAC vs. CHI 28 7 9   5-8 3-pt Hamidou DialloOKC @ BRK 25 3 4   4 stl Julius RandleNYK vs. DEN 29 10 5 Mike ConleyUTA @ DET 22 5 6   2 stl Anthony DavisLAL @ HOU 27 4 1   3 blk Jerami GrantDET vs. UTA…

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