Ewing now at ‘home and getting better,’ son says

Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball coach Patrick Ewing is “now home and getting better,” according to his son. On Monday, Patrick Ewing Jr., tweeted that his father’s coronavirus symptoms are being watched and they will “follow the CDC guidelines.” It was announced Friday that the elder Ewing had tested positive for

Magic Johnson backs Michael Jordan as the sport's greatest star

NBA icon Magic Johnson claims LeBron James is the ‘best all-round basketball player’ of all time but backs former foe Michael Jordan as the sport’s greatest star Magic Johnson has named Michael Jordan as basketball’s ‘greatest of all time’ The NBA icon chose his former foe over current star Lebron

Georgetown coach Patrick Ewing discloses positive COVID-19 test, says he’ll be ‘fine’

Georgetown men’s basketball coach and Hoyas legend Patrick Ewing has tested positive for COVID-19, it was announced Friday. The university said in a statement that Ewing, 57, is in isolation at a local hospital. Ewing issued his own statement urging people to take the disease, which is caused by the novel

Dennis Rodman calls out Chicago Bulls teammates over The Last Dance complaints

There has been mixed feedback about ESPN’s The Last Dance documentary about NBA icon Michael Jordan and the 1990s Chicago Bulls, including from Jordan’s former teammates Horace Grant and Scottie Pippen, who were apparently unhappy with how they were portrayed. Dennis Rodman, on the other hand, wasn’t having it with

Golden State Warriors will consider trading lottery picks for veteran, says GM Bob Myers

The Golden State Warriors will “consider” trading their lottery picks for a veteran, general manager Bob Myers has said. With the NBA season suspended indefinitely due to coronavirus, Myers and head coach Steve Kerr are discerning the best path forward for a team who currently hold the best odds of

T-wolves, Mayo Clinic to lead COVID-19 study

Staff Writer Joined ESPN in 2018 Appears regularly on ESPN Chicago 1000 When Timberwolves president Gersson Rosas set about assembling a front-office staff in Minnesota in 2019, he was insistent that the group include a doctor who specialized in medicine and technology. Rosas was looking for someone analytical who could

LeBron James and Adam Sandler are teaming up for Netflix film

Nothing but Net(flix). NBA superstar LeBron James and cinema star Adam Sandler are reportedly teaming up for a James-produced Netflix film titled “Hustle,” per Collider. The film is currently helmed by Jeremiah Zagar, a critically acclaimed indie film director. Per Collider, Sandler is set to play a basketball scout who discovers

LeBron James claim made over why Michael Jordan doc ‘The Last Dance’ was aired now

LeBron James could have influenced Michael Jordan’s decision to allow ‘The Last Dance’ to finally air more than 20 years after the original footage was filmed. NBA expert Bill Simmons, co-creator of ESPN’s 30-for-30, believes Jordan chose to do the documentary series now after watching James winning his third NBA

Karl Malone’s alleged relationship with minor intertwined with legacy of his Jazz career

Whenever the 1997 and 1998 NBA Finals are discussed, the on-court greatness of Jazz forward Karl Malone is brought to the forefront. With that comes the allegations Malone has faced for decades about fathering a child with a 13-year-old girl. Malone, of course, was a key cog in Utah’s back-to-back championship series appearances,