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Donald Sterling tells Anderson Cooper that he was set up

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(CNN) — Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling says he’s sorry but feels he was “baited” to make racist comments, nearly two weeks after the NBA fined him and banned him for life for his remarks in a recorded conversation. “When I listen to that tape, I don’t even know how I can say words like that. … I don’t know why the girl had me say those things,” he…

Donald Trump says Sterling’s friend is the “Girlfriend from Hell”

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By Yolanda Spivey Donald Trump is the latest celebrity to give his two cents about the Donald Sterling scandal—and instead of firing shots at Donald Sterling, he is pointing the finger at Sterling’s ex-girlfriend V. Stiviano who was single handedly responsible for exposing Sterling’s racist rant. If you’ll recall Sterling was taped by Stiviano saying some harsh things about Black people, and forbidding his then girlfriend to bring them to…

CBS Blogger In Hot Water For Saying OKC Cheerleaders Are Too Chunky

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A CBS blogger is under fire after ridiculing an NBA cheerleader for her weight, asking readers, is this girl “too chunky” to cheer? The post was written by CBS Houston sex writer Claire Crawford, reportedly a pen name for Anna-Megan Raley. It was removed from the website Wednesday afternoon, but cached versions are still available. Crawford calls Oklahoma City Thunder cheerleader Kelsey Williams a “pretty blonde,” but points out the…

Lamar Odom Leaves Dallas Mavericks After Rocky Season

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DALLAS– Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had noticed Lamar Odom’s uninspired play numerous times before, and kept hoping things would change. It took one reply by Odom during a heated halftime exchange in his last game, when Cuban questioned the player’s commitment to the team and Odom told him to quit playing games, to realize it was time for the two sides to part ways. ”Just his response to it….

Tweets Bragged About Heavy Drinking the Night NFL Player Was Killed

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Authorities and the public are starting to put a spotlight on the culture of partying and drinking among professional athletes after it was revealed that there were tweets bragging about drinking heavily on the night that the Dallas Cowboys died in an alcohol-related accident.  The promoter for the nightclub that provided the liquor that the athletes were drinking sent out numerous tweets bragging about how the liquor was flowing and…

World’s Tallest Woman Dies at the Age of 39

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jordan pour fille hogan vendita on line christian louboutin homme longchamp pas cher Chinese state media says that the tallest woman in the world has died   Yao Defen was only 39 years old when she passed in the eastern province of Anhui   She was a shocking 7 foot 7 inches tall at the time of her death, making her the tallest woman alive  The media did not report…

David Stern Fines the Spurs a Quarter Million for Resting Stars on the Bench

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NBA Commissioner David Stern promised substantial sanctions for San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich’s decision to send home four players instead of playing them against the Miami Heat on Thursday. The NBA fined the Spurs $250,000 Friday for sending home forward Tim Duncan, guards Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili and swingman Danny Green instead of playing them against the Heat on TNT’s nationally televised game. Popovich was not fined or…

WOW!! NBA’s Charlotte Bobcats GIVING AWAY Season Tickets

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  The 2011-12 Charlotte Bobcats were the worst team in the history of the NBA, and last night they missed out on the chance to draft Anthony Davis and generate some excitement for the new season. In a last-ditch attempt to get fans in the seats, the Bobcats are now rolling out a ridiculously cheap season-ticket deal. Fans in Charlotte can buy a season ticket for the 2012-13 season — seats are available…

Ex-NBA Wants Spousal Support From His(Soon To Be Ex) “Basketball Wives” Reality Star

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You don’t see this happen very often, but it is always a curious case when it does. Charlie Bell hasn’t played in the NBA for awhile, while his soon to be Ex-Wife Kenya Bell has been making a good living having Evelyn throw bottles at her on Basketball Wives and dropping R&B singles. If you believe Charlie and Kenya is making more money than him, should she have to pay spousal support?…

Ca-Ching: NY Knicks Coach New Contract Worth $10 MILLION!

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Phil Jackson’s best and perhaps last chance of following in the footsteps of his coaching mentor, Red Holzman, came and went without so much as a phone call from the Knicks. In the end, it didn’t matter to Garden Chairman James Dolan that Woodson didn’t have Jacksons’ rings, resume and standing in the NBA. Dolan is confident that Woodson is the right man to lead a franchise that hasn’t won a playoff…

Basketball Wives Reality Show To Become A Movie???

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Basketball Wives has been a topic of discussion since its release, most recently for one of it’s stars, Evelyn Lozado, who is being boycotted due to her bullying antics. Now there is yet another reason the blogs are buzzing. According to recent news, there is talk of making a movie out of the controversy filled drama. One of the shows stars, Shaunie O’neal, has reached out to Producer Tracey Edmonds via…

Michael Jordan’s Bobcats are the Worst Team in NBA History

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    Michael Jordan, one of the greatest NBA champions in history, now has a new distinction to add to his resume:  Running the worst team in NBA history.  The irony that Jordan’s NBA number was 23 was not lost when his Charlotte Bobcats lost their 23rd consecutive game. The Bobcats lost big to the New York Knicks, 104 – 84 and finished with the worst winning percentage in NBA…

Federal Government is Investigating NBA Players’ Union

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NEW YORK (AP) — The federal government is investigating the business practices of the NBA players’ association. The union confirmed Friday it has received a subpoena for documents from the U.S. attorney’s office in Manhattan and says it will cooperate with the investigation. The NBPA also said in a statement that it has appointed a special committee to oversee an internal inquiry, including a financial audit. Recent reports have questioned…