Move over, Kris Kringle; there is a new Santa in town. And he’s black. Founded by former NBA player Baron Davis, the Black Santa Co. hopes to offer a black hero, a figure for children to look up to. This Santa is not to be confused with Nas’ black kneeling Santa or Larry Jefferson, the […]
Freshman sensation Lonzo Ball wasted no time taking college hoops by storm... and now former UCLA star Baron Davis is showing a LOT of love for the young hooper... proclaiming Ball a future NBA All-Star. TMZ Sports spoke with B.D. about the…
Sounds like a concept of Entourage meets Ballers. The post Baron Davis Working On TV Series With NBA Impersonator Brandon Armstrong appeared first on SLAMonline.
This is a very quality flop in every way. The Drew League, always well attended by the NBA’s top crop of players, had a scuffle at the championship game on Sunday. The two teams are “led” by Baron Davis and Nick Young, but you can see...Show More Summary
It's been four years since he last played in the League, but 37-year-old Baron Davis says he's serious about returning to the NBA. The post Baron Davis: ‘I’m Trying to Get Back to the NBA’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Outside of the high school gym, after signing autographs, taking selfies and laughing through some conversations, Baron Davis sat down and took a deep breath. It was a recent afternoon at the Drew League in South Central Los Angeles, where Davis has spent hundreds of summer days just like this...
On a recent sunny afternoon, the former N.B.A. All-Star Baron Davis walked into the gymnasium of King Drew Magnet High School of Medicine and Science, on the east side of South Los Angeles, where the nation’s preëminent pro-am basketball league, the Drew, plays each summer. Show More Summary
Former NBA All-Star Baron Davis and onetime NFL Pro Bowl running back Wendell Tyler are among eight athletes who will be inducted into UCLA Athletics’ Hall of Fame on Sept. 30, the school announced Monday. The Class of 2016 also includes Jule Adams (softball), Jamie Dantzscher (women’s gynmastics),...
The Drew: No Excuse, Just Produce opens with a famous and true quote from Nelson Mandela about the power of sport. To paraphrase: Sport brings people together. It strengthens bonds within communities and families that are otherwise fractured. Show More Summary
In a documentary, Baron Davis uses a summer basketball league to convey the compassion and the loyalty that allowed him to go from East Los Angeles to the N.B.A. without leaving home.
The former NBA All-Star joined us to talk about his new documentary on the rise and greater social impact of the Drew League, one of the country's largest grassroots basketball institutions. In this special edition of the podcast, we...Show More Summary
Jeremy Lin scored a team-high 18 points for the Hornets as they trounced the Heat, 96-80, in Game 3. It was Charlotte’s first post-season win since Baron Davis led the The post Jeremy Lin Leads Hornets to First Playoff Win Since 2002 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Former NBA All-Star point guard has produced a dope-looking documentary on The Drew League, the popular summertime hoops pro-am based in South Central Los Angeles. From the streets of South The post WATCH: Trailer for ‘The Drew’ Produced By Baron Davis appeared first on SLAMonline.
Charlotte Hornets shooting guard Nicolas Batum had 19 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists in Tuesday's 100-85 win over the Philadelphia 76ers, becoming the first Hornets player since Baron Davis in 2000-01 to record multiple triple-doubles in a season, per the team's' PR Twitter account. Batum 's previous triple-double occurred on Dec. Show More Summary
Most athletes would stop at nothing for a Hollywood ending to their career. In the case of 13-year NBA veteran Baron Davis, the final scene in his hoops screenplay was akin to a horror film.
Davis, who played 13 seasons in the N.B.A. before an injury tore up his right knee, is attempting a comeback with the Delaware 87ers of the N.B.A. Development League.
Former Charlotte Hornets No. 3 overall pick and two-time NBA All-Star Baron Davis made his debut in the NBA Developmental League with the Delaware 87ers on Friday night. The 87ers blew a 17-point second-half lead against the Iowa Energy, falling 114-106 at the Bob Carpenter Center in Newark, Delaware. Show More Summary
Baron Davis kept his expectations low for his first professional basketball game in four years.