SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Sacramento point guard Tyreke Evans beat out Golden State's Stephen Curry and Milwaukee's Brandon Jennings to win the NBA Rookie of the Year award.
Evans received the honor Thursday after becoming the fourth rookie ever to average at least 20 points, five rebounds and five assists per game. He joined an illustrious club that includes Oscar Robertson, Michael Jordan and LeBron James.More »
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hunched over, head bowed, his stick resting across his knees, Alex Ovechkin skated alone down the ice, stung by yet another Game 7 loss by his Washington Capitals .More »
LeBron James might be the best player in the league. And the San Antonio Spurs might be the hottest team in the playoffs (right now). But when it comes to jersey sales, Kobe Bean Bryant is #1. Again.
Bryant's tank topped the NBA's year-end list of most popular jerseys for the second season in a row, with King James finishing as the runner-up (do they flip-flop positions at the end of next season if LeBron wins a title this year? Hmm...). No Spurs made the list, which did include a few surprises...More »
What do you get when you combine the classic look of the Nike Trainer SC with a fresh coat of "Baseball Glove"-flavored paint?
You get a shoe befitting the one-and-only Bo Jackson. Aka, the sneakers you see here.
The SC 2010's, created to honor Jackson's days as a homerun-mashing force of nature (as well as the "Bo Knows..." commercials the sneakers inspired... check near the ankle if you don't believe me!), go on sale next month... but you can pre-order a pair now by visiting Eastbay.More »
As always, the NFL draft was filled with the assumed, the abrupt, and the amazing. And after sorting through all 255 picks, it was clear which teams came out on top and which teams lagged behind...More »
If you’re new to the Dugout Dispatch, welcome to my favorite time of the week, when I unveil my Stinky Five. Every Friday I’ll scour the previous week’s news and standings to find the five stinkiest teams, players, coaches, really anything baseball related. Without further ado, here is the inaugural Stinky Five of 2010…More »