This week, Barry Bonds was convicted of obstruction of justice. That got me thinking… what has happened to baseball? Will there ever be a true “home run king” again? The lies are endless. Alex Rodriguez, Roger Clemens, Jason Giambi. And what does all this mean for the Hall of Fame? More »
Many young boys only have one dream: to play in the pros. As they suit up in their football gear or pull on a baseball cap, they all play their hearts out as if they were playing alongside their favorite athletes.More »
BOSTON (AP) -- The New York Knicks must figure out how to finish off games.
Just watch the Boston Celtics .
The Celtics led for just 60 seconds in the second half until Ray Allen sank a go-ahead 3-pointer with 12 seconds left and beat the Knicks 87-85 in their playoff opener on Sunday night.
"Down the stretch we found a way to win," Paul Pierce said, "a More »
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Chris Paul and a few teammates sneaked across the street from their hotel to Staples Center the night before the New Orleans Hornets began the postseason, eagerly hoisting up a few shots in the shadows of the Lakers' imposing championship banners.
With their tumultuous regular season finally a memory, Paul said the Hornets were almost unbearably eager for the playoffs to start.More »
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Zach Randolph raised his fists above his head. The Memphis Grizzlies carried the motto "Let's Make History" into the playoffs, and in a stunning Game 1 upset, they had already done it.
Sixteen years after entering the NBA, the Grizzlies finally have a postseason win.More »
The NBA Playoffs start Saturday, and Hoophead and The Wiz are here to preview every series! We've broken down the Beasts of the East, and now it's time to look at Kobe, Durant, those sneaky Spurs and the best of the Western Conference... More »