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2019’s Best & Worst Cities for Basketball Fans – WalletHub Study

With the NBA Finals kicking off on May 30 and the league allowing teams to sell ad space on uniforms as of 2017, estimated to generate $100 million to $150 million in yearly revenue, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst Cities for Basketball Fans as well as accompanying videos. To find the best cities for professional- ... Read More »

Warriors Were a Testament to Sacrifice

Sacrifice is a powerful notion. It takes a disciplined person to sacrifice. Everyone wants to think they would do it if needed. Everyone can’t. Sacrifice is not a word often associated with modern professional athletics. Greed and ego are the predominant thoughts most have of today’s NBA players. They are overpaid, pampered babies. The Golden State Warriors changed all of ... Read More »

Curry, Warriors pull away from Cavs in Game 5

Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Stephen Curry finally made his big splash in the NBA Finals. Don’t call his two highlight-reel 3-pointers in a dazzling fourth quarter his signature moment of the series, though. At least not yet. “Signature moments only come for players that hold the trophy at the end of the day,” Curry said. One more Golden State Warriors ... Read More »

James, Cavs hold off Warriors in Game 3

Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – Seconds before the opening tip, LeBron James looked over at Jim Brown and bowed to the legendary running back sitting in the front row. The Hall of Famer last quelled the hunger of title-starved Cleveland 51 years ago. James has the city halfway from its long-awaited celebration. Don’t talk about that championship with Cleveland Cavaliers head ... Read More »

Warriors nearly blank Cavs in OT, win Game 1

Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Steve Kerr said the Golden State Warriors were lucky to get to overtime, let alone win. LeBron James surpassed his NBA Finals career-high point total and Iman Shumpert’s double clutch follow-up jumper at the regulation buzzer barely clanked off the front of the rim. “It looked good the whole way,” Kerr said of Shumpert’s shot. Once ... Read More »

Spurs surge past Heat for fifth NBA title

(Sunday, June 15) Final Score: San Antonio 104, Miami 87 San Antonio, TX (SportsNetwork.com) – The San Antonio Spurs secured their fifth NBA title in franchise history Sunday with a third straight double-digit victory against the team that dashed their dreams a season ago. Kawhi Leonard donated 22 points and 10 rebounds, Manu Ginobili and Patty Mills combined for 36 points ... Read More »