The Bucks All-Star took his game and the NBA to new heights this season. Giannis Antetokounmpo ran away with the league’s weirdest award, a not-clearly-defined achievement set up to congratulate players who play significantly better than the year before. Show More Summary
LeBron James and Draymond Green will be on opposite sides of the court Friday night for Game 4 of the NBA Finals. But during the all-star game back in February, the two stars were getting their hair cut at a New Orleans barbershop and just having general conversation about various topics. James, Green along with former […]
The East and West combined for a record 374 points in the 2017 All-Star Game.
Three MVPs looked the part. In Game 2 of the NBA Finals, the series’ three MVPs all showed out in what was an exciting, tight game up until the Warriors’ all-stars exploded from deep to finish the job. The Warriors’ 132-113 win isn’t representative of the greatness we witnessed throughout. Show More Summary
Adam Silver says he's is open to new ideas on how to make the All-Star Game more competitive
Kevin Durant had already let it be known that he was all but a lock to return to the Warriors next season. According to a report that emerged Thursday, hours before Game 1 of the NBA Finals, the all-star forward is even willing to give Golden State a discount, all the better to help the […]
NEW YORK-Jun. 1, 2017- 2K today announced that Cleveland Cavaliers point guard, Kyrie Irving, as the cover athlete of NBA® 2K18, the next iteration of the top-rated and top-selling NBA video game simulation series of the past 16 years, which will be available on September 19, 2017. Show More Summary
Replacement bill of HB2 still concerning to LGBTQ groups, civil rights advocates
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The previous time Charlotte hosted the NBA All-Star Game was 1991, and Michael Jordan was the game’s leading scorer. On his 56th birthday, Charlotte Hornets owner Jordan will host the 2019 All-Star Game, the biggest sporting e… Read The post Charlotte to Host 2019 NBA All-Star Game Following HB2 Repeal LGBT Advocates Saw as Sham appeared first on Towleroad.
"We believe the recent legislation eliminates the most egregious aspects of the prior law," NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said. Some advocates for transgender rights have criticized the decision.
The NBA All-Star game is headed back to Charlotte in 2019, a couple of years later than anticipated. The NBA announced that the All-Star weekend will be held Feb. 15-17 in Charlotte and the game will be played at the Spectrum Center, home of the Charlotte Hornets. The league had selected Charlotte...
The NBA is giving the All-Star game back to Charlotte in 2019 because North Carolina rolled back pieces of its anti-LGBT law. LGBT groups aren’t happy.
The offer was put back on the table after North Carolina passed a "compromise" bill that repealed House Bill 2.
Does North Carolina’s new bill really meet the NBA’s expectation?
A person familiar with the situation says the 2019 NBA All-Star game will be held in Charlotte.
Equality NC and HRC responded to the NBA’s decision to bring back the All-Star Game to Charlotte in 2019. The NBA had previously moved their 2017 All-Star game from Charlotte in response to HB2, the deeply discriminatory law that put LGBTQ North Carolinians in harm's way and cost the state over $600 million. Show More Summary
The NBA announces the 2019 All-Star game will be held in Charlotte at Spectrum Center, home of Hornets.
The League is bringing back All-Star after the repeal of North Carolina's controversial "Bathroom Bill." The post Charlotte To Host 2019 NBA All-Star Game appeared first on SLAMonline.
House Bill 2, which was discriminatory against the LGBT community, was repealed and replaced with HB-142. The NBA and the city of Charlotte have finalized a deal to bring the 2019 All-Star Game to the largest city in North Carolina, the league announced Wednesday. Show More Summary
NBA relocated 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte due to state’s controversial House Bill 2.