LeBron’s spat with ‘Courtside Karen’ was not unique – NBA players hear far worse

Posted on February 6, 2021Categories NBA, SportTags ,

Confrontations between basketball players and the crowd can turn ugly. The NBA needs to clamp down on such incidents for everyone’s benefit When it comes to the case of Courtside Karen, LeBron James is obviously taking on Michele Obama’s philosophy: when they go low, we go high. But first a quick recap. The Lakers star was confronted by a fan, Juliana Carlos, during his team’s victory over the Hawks in Atlanta on Monday night (some NBA teams are allowing spectators … Continue reading “LeBron’s spat with ‘Courtside Karen’ was not unique – NBA players hear far worse”

Kevin Durant held then pulled from game amid ‘bizarre’ Covid-19 confusion

Posted on February 6, 2021Categories NBA, SportTags ,

Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant couldn’t start a game and then couldn’t finish it, removed in the third quarter because of the NBA’s health and safety protocols. Durant wasn’t available at the beginning of Friday night’s game against Toronto, eventually being cleared to enter in the first quarter. Once he did, it became his first appearance as a reserve in his 867 NBA games. The strange situation – Durant had originally been listed in the starting lineup before being removed … Continue reading “Kevin Durant held then pulled from game amid ‘bizarre’ Covid-19 confusion”