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The Olympic Basketball Team Celebrated Victory With Booze, As Reported By Fox News.
Fox News

On Monday, Fox News was widely mocked on Twitter for suggesting that the idea of American Olympians drinking alcohol to celebrate a gold medal victory was shocking. The network went into pearl-clut…

Aron Baynes, An Australian Basketball Player, Has Been Ruled Ineligible For The Olympics Following An Incident In The Bathroom.
Basketball

Aron Baynes, an Australian basketball player, will miss the rest of the Tokyo Olympics due to a "complicated" series of events that began on the court and ended in the restroom. Baynes, who also pl…

During Halftime At The Olympics, A Basketball Robot Hit A Three-pointer.
Basketball

NBA players, take note: robots are on their way to take your jobs as well. The French men's Olympic basketball team upset the US team in Tokyo on Saturday night, but the real surprise was the freak…

Watch The United States Miss Shot After Shot In The Country's First Olympic Basketball Loss Since 2004.
Basketball

The United States men's basketball team lost in the Olympics on Sunday for the first time since 2004, putting an end to their quest for a fourth consecutive gold medal. France won 83-76 thanks to a…

Giannis Antetokounmpo Celebrates NBA Victory At Chick-fil-A
Basketball

Some athletes go to Disneyland or Walt Disney World to celebrate a big win, but Giannis Antetokounmpo does not. The Milwaukee Bucks star went to Chick-fil-A to celebrate his team's NBA championship…

The Milwaukee Bucks Defeated The Phoenix Suns In The NBA Finals.
Basketball

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo finished one of the greatest NBA Finals ever with 50 points — and a championship that Milwaukee had waited 50 years to win. Antetokounmpo scored 50 points,…

Candace Parker Is The First WNBA Player To Be Featured On The Cover Of NBA 2K.
Basketball

Candace Parker became the first WNBA player to appear on the cover of the popular video game series NBA 2K this week. On Wednesday, the Chicago Sky star took to Twitter to celebrate the news, empha…

On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live,' Zaila Avant-garde Combines Her Talents For An Impressive 'Bee Ball'
Basketball

Zaila Avant-garde has yet another slam dunk. Following her historic victory at the Scripps National Spelling Bee, the 14-year-old whiz kid from Harvey, Louisiana, demonstrated her many talents on "…

Coach Fired From A California High School Basketball Team After His Players Threw Tortillas At A Rival Team.
Racism

CORONADO, Calif. (AP) — A San Diego-area school district fired the head basketball coach Tuesday night after tortillas were thrown at a team from a predominantly Latino high school. According to t…

Watching LeBron's Son Play High School Basketball Gets LeBron James And Drake Involved
Entertainment

Rapper Drake sat courtside with Los Angeles Lakers legend LeBron James to witness his son Bronny James' return to high school basketball after recovering from an injury. At times, the famous duo ap…

Shaq Is Given The Opportunity To Redeem His Free-throw Failures, But It Does Not Go Well.
Basketball

On Wednesday, “Inside the NBA” commemorated the 21st anniversary of Shaquille O’Neal’s 18-for-39 free-throw performance in the 2000 NBA Finals, and invited the Hall of Famer to shoot a few in the st…

Following The Nets' Win Over The Celtics, Kyrie Irving Became The Latest Victim Of Obnoxious Fan Behavior.
Basketball

On Sunday, Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving came dangerously close to being hit by a water bottle thrown by a Celtics fan in Boston, the latest incident of abusive spectator behavior during the NBA p…