Wednesday 24th May 2017,

Offbeat

Shaq Plans to Run for Sheriff in 2020

Shaq Plans to Run for Sheriff in 2020

Looks like a new sheriff might be coming to town. Hall of famer Shaquille has announced to Julie Wolfe of WXIA in Atlanta, that he will run for sheriff in 2020. “This is not about politics,” he said. “It’s something that I’ve always wanted to do. This is about bringing people closer together. You know, [...]

May 10, 2017 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

LeBron Roasts Courtside Raptors Fan’s Shoes

LeBron Roasts Courtside Raptors Fan’s Shoes

On Sunday night, while the Cavaliers ended the Raptors’ playoff race, LeBron James decided to also take a jab at one its fans. LeBron James, who ended the Raptors dreams of reaching the Eastern conference finals in a 4-0 sweep put up 35 points, nine boards, and six dimes in the 109-102 Game 4 victory [...]

May 9, 2017 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Shaq, Kobe Reunite in New NBA 2K Ad

Shaq, Kobe Reunite in New NBA 2K Ad

Shaq and Kobe Bryant are back together, well…in a commercial. NBA 2k has released a new ad where Shaq delivers an acceptance speech after being names the cover athlete of the video game’s Legend Edition. While thanking his people, a miscue with the teleprompter ensued. “But most of all, I’d like to thank Kobe Bryant,” [...]

May 9, 2017 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

Draymond Green on Racism in Sports: I’ve Gotten the N-Word

Draymond Green on Racism in Sports: I’ve Gotten the N-Word

Looks like it’s not only MLB players that have been subjected to racial slurs while playing. Warriors’ Draymond Green spoke out, after the Jones incident, about how he too had been targeted during games. “I’ve gotten the N-word, all of that. I’d rather not get into (where). A few places, especially being that it is [...]

May 3, 2017 Anou Enright Offbeat 1

Brandon Roy Shot in the Leg

Brandon Roy Shot in the Leg

According to multiple reports, Brandon Roy, former NBA All-Star, was shot in the leg over the weekend in the Los Angeles area. Roy was outside his grandmother’s house when someone opened fire. The shooting was most likely gang related. He was shot while trying to shield his children. Luckily, he escaped with minor injuries and [...]

May 3, 2017 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

New Joey Bada$$ Music Video: ‘Victory’ – Mtn Dew x NBA Courtside Project

New Joey Bada$$ Music Video: ‘Victory’ – Mtn Dew x NBA Courtside Project

With the second round of the NBA Playoffs in full swing, Joey BadA$$, in collaboration with Mtn Dew, has just released the music video for the single “Victory,” a motivational track that features lyrical nods to basketball. The video is set to celebrate this year’s NBA postseason and features premier current Team DEW NBA Stars [...]

May 2, 2017 Anou Enright Offbeat 0

These MVP Attack Ads Are Hilarious…

These MVP Attack Ads Are Hilarious…

The regular season MVP award in the NBA may be the most bandied about, highly-regarded, and fiercely coveted individual award in all of professional sports. It also serves as a snapshot when looking back at a given season in NBA history to remember which players, teams and story lines were at the forefront of the [...]

April 11, 2017 Ryan Bawek Offbeat 0

Lance Stephenson’s Recruitment Tactics Are Unusual

Lance Stephenson’s Recruitment Tactics Are Unusual

Lance Stephenson’s glorious return to the Indiana Pacers (cue the “I’m Coming Home” song we’ve all heard a million times) is less than a week old and it has already brought so much intrigue, a controversial garbage time layup that drew the ire of the Raptors, twitter battles, a comparison of his Pacers return to [...]

April 7, 2017 Ryan Bawek Offbeat 0

Steph Curry Named Best Bargain in the NBA by ESPN Study

Steph Curry Named Best Bargain in the NBA by ESPN Study

One of the most common topics that takes place in any barbershop or local watering hole around the country that is full of NBA fans is who are the most overpaid and underpaid NBA players. ESPN decided to take that discussion to a analytical level to determine who the best value, or in other words, [...]

April 5, 2017 Ryan Bawek Offbeat 0

Giannis’ April Fools’ Prank

Giannis’ April Fools’ Prank

With April Fool’s Day right around the corner, NBA All-Star and DEW athlete Giannis Antetokounmpo got a chance to mess with several fans who sat down to catch a ride at a fake bus shelter. Yesterday, Giannis leaked his phone number to his 192K followers on Twitter, giving NBA fans nationwide the opportunity to reach [...]

March 31, 2017 Anou Enright Offbeat 0
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