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Trump ‘Withdraws’ White House Invitation to Actual Winner Stephen
Curry Via Twitter Trump ‘Withdraws’ White House Invitation to Actual Winner Stephen Curry Via Twitter

The preemptive con man Twitter–in–chief has stuck his nose into the sports world yet again, this time against Golden State’s Steph Curry, a man who actually knows how to win things.

Here's what Dwayne Wade thinks of Donald Trump playing politics with his cousin Nykea Aldridge's death Here's what Dwayne Wade thinks of Donald Trump playing politics with his cousin Nykea Aldridge's death

Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade has responded to Donald Trump's opportunistic tweet about the death of his cousin.  In an interview with ABC's George Stephanopoulos that aired Friday morning, Wade said that Trump's tweet left "a bad taste in [his] mouth."

How Steph Curry won over white America while staying black on the court How Steph Curry won over white America while staying black on the court

Last year, Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry got an unexpected promotion from NBA All-Star to America’s Family Man of the Year, all because of his then-two-year-old daughter, Riley, who kicked off a news conference by announcing that she wanted to sit on her father’s lap. Dad obliged.

Longtime NBA ref comes out as gay after Rajon Rondo allegedly calls him a 'faggot' Longtime NBA ref comes out as gay after Rajon Rondo allegedly calls him a 'faggot'

Bill Kennedy's been an NBA referee for 18 years, and today, in an interview with Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo!, announced for the first time publicly that he's gay.

A week after criticism from John Oliver, Milwaukee basketball arena gets $250 million Senate approval A week after criticism from John Oliver, Milwaukee basketball arena gets $250 million Senate approval

The Wisconsin State Senate voted yesterday to approve $250 million in public financing for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena. The final cost of the stadium is likely to be even greater, with the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel pegging it at $400 million after interest.

The 3-point-shot as a technology The 3-point-shot as a technology

This much is indisputable: Three-point shooting has transformed the NBA since it was introduced in the 1979-1980 season. In the first year of its introduction, a mere 5,522 three-pointers were attempted. This year, there were 63,420 three-point field-goal attempts, including 646 by Golden State's Stephen Curry alone.…

Oracle Arena's NBA Finals food prices draining customers for every last dollar Oracle Arena's NBA Finals food prices draining customers for every last dollar

Though people on the Internet are gonna be all outraged about Oracle charging $28 for chicken tenders and a beer, it's pretty hard to blame the Warriors. You've got people already pot committed, money-wise — Stubhub has the cheapest ticket for Game 2 going for more than $700. They've already probably dropped at least…

The NBA is Fantastic-(ally racist, if you judge based on owners' private thoughts) The NBA is Fantastic-(ally racist, if you judge based on owners' private thoughts)

Bruce Levenson should check his demographics. Levenson is the owner of the Atlanta Spirit, an investment group that owns stakes in various professional sports franchises in Georgia, including the NBA's Atlanta Hawks. He also happens to be in hot water, embroiled in controversy, and all the other cliched idioms used to…

NBA Finals Live Blog: Spurs Vs. Heat Game 2 NBA Finals Live Blog: Spurs Vs. Heat Game 2

Fusion brings you a quirky war of words live blog with super fans during the NBA Finals. Each side will write headlines in real time until the best headline wins — and the worst team loses.

NHL Fans Attack LeBron's Cramps, Make Believe NHL Actually Matters NHL Fans Attack LeBron's Cramps, Make Believe NHL Actually Matters

If history is any indicator, Game One of the 2014 NBA Finals will ultimately go down in history not for LeBron James’ epic cramping that brought him out of the game in the fourth quarter, but for the city of San Antonio proving the country’s suspicions that it is, in fact, a part of Mexico.

NBA Finals Liveblog NBA Finals Liveblog

Fusion brings you a quirky war of words live blog with super fans during the NBA Finals. Each side will write headlines in real time until the best headline wins — and the worst team loses.

Why Florida and Miami Heat Are What Texas and San Antonio Pretend to Be Why Florida and Miami Heat Are What Texas and San Antonio Pretend to Be

By now it is as reliable as the mosquitoes, the afternoon monsoons, and the girls complaining about frizzy hair: for the fourth straight summer, the Miami Heat are headed to the NBA Finals.

6 Reasons Why You Should Root for the San Antonio Spurs to Win the NBA Finals 6 Reasons Why You Should Root for the San Antonio Spurs to Win the NBA Finals

Tonight, the San Antonio Spurs face off against the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals for the second year in a row. As a public service—and as a Texas native—I’ve compiled a helpful list of reasons why you should it’s in everybody’s best interest to root for the Spurs.

Donald Sterling Offends People Living With HIV During CNN Interview Donald Sterling Offends People Living With HIV During CNN Interview

L.A. Clippers owner, Donald Sterling, sat down with CNN's Anderson Cooper to clarify the racist statements he made during a now infamous audio recording with his assistant, V. Stiviano. But, instead of apologizing, as many were expecting, he only created more controversy, making a series of ignorant comments about…

Space Jams are Real and Could Explain Roy Hibbert's Poor Play Space Jams are Real and Could Explain Roy Hibbert's Poor Play

Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert’s struggles have been well documented at this point. During the regular season, the All-Star has averaged just 8.5 points and 4.1 rebounds on 34% shooting since March 11. He’s been even worse since the playoffs began. His averages have dipped to 4.6 points and 3.3 rebounds. There has…

Clippers Fans Show Up to Home Game With Signs of Support Clippers Fans Show Up to Home Game With Signs of Support

The Los Angeles Clippers got a warm welcome from fans Tuesday night for their first home game since audio recordings of racist comments made by the team's owner were released.

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Bans Racist Owner Donald Sterling for Life, Moves League Forward NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Bans Racist Owner Donald Sterling for Life, Moves League Forward

On Tuesday afternoon, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced that he was banning Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life and fining him the league maximum of $2.5 million.

Los Angeles Clippers Losing Sponsors Following Donald Sterling's Racist Comments Los Angeles Clippers Losing Sponsors Following Donald Sterling's Racist Comments

The NBA won’t release the results of its investigation into the alleged racist remarks by owner Donald Sterling, but the comments are already having a financial impact on the team. Red Bull, Virgin America, CarMax and State Farm all severed their sponsorship and marketing deals with the L.A. Clippers today.

GIFs of the NBA's Most Hilarious Bench Players GIFs of the NBA's Most Hilarious Bench Players

The NBA Playoffs start this Saturday, and while the urge to watch tall, chiseled athletes take the court and dunk on one another is tantalizing, there’s one thing you’re forgetting: the bench players. Specifically, their reactions to big plays in big games.

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