Chris Paul On Supporting HBCUs and Fighting for Social Justice

CHRIS PAUL ON SUPPORTING HBCUS AND FIGHTING FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE

It was the summer of 2018 and Chris Paul was preparing for his second year with the Houston Rockets. That preparation included a very...

JOEL EMBIID EXITS GAME WITH ANKLE INJURY

The Philadelphia 76ers have been dealt yet another blow as big man Joel Embiid exits the team's Sunday night contest with an ankle...

 
 
 

DRAYMOND GREEN FINED FOR PHOENIX SUNS CRITICISM

The NBA has come down on Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green for comments that he made while serving as a guest analysts on...

NBA REVEALS 2019-20 AWARDS NOMINEES

The NBA released its nominees to win 2019-20 awards, with three candidates eligible for each honor. This year's MVP, Rookie of the...

 
 
 

FOOT INJURY CONTINUES TO SIDELINE JIMMY BUTLER

The Miami Heat will be without star swingman Jimmy Butler for a third straight game as he works himself back from a foot injury, Barry...

BEN SIMMONS PARTIALLY DISLOCATES KNEECAP

The Philadelphia 76ers have revealed that Ben Simmons' knee injury is worse than initially feared. While the versatile forward's MRI...

 
 
 
New Orleans Pelicans Star Zion Williamson Covers SLAM 228

NEW ORLEANS PELICANS STAR ZION WILLIAMSON COVERS SLAM 228

GRAB YOUR COPY OF SLAM 228 FEATURING ZION The SUV pulls up to the back entrance of a nondescript industrial-looking building in the...

VOICE OF TRUTH: Thabo Sefolosha Shares His Story

VOICE OF TRUTH: THABO SEFOLOSHA SHARES HIS STORY

Led by Guest Editor Carmelo Anthony, SLAM's new magazine focuses on social justice and activism as seen through the lens of basketball....

 
 
 

JAREN JACKSON JR. OUT FOR SEASON WITH MENISCUS TEAR

The Memphis Grizzlies have announced that big man Jaren Jackson Jr. will miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season with a meniscus tear...

JAMAL CRAWFORD INJURES HAMSTRING IN DEBUT

The Brooklyn Nets have announced that Jamal Crawford's debut with the team will end prematurely. The 40-year-old free agent injured...

 
 
 
Mitchell & Ness x Fred Segal Launch New Pop-up Featuring SLAM Merch

MITCHELL & NESS X FRED SEGAL LAUNCH NEW POP-UP FEATURING SLAM MERCH

Mitchell & Ness Co. has brought their premium apparel to Fred Segal Sunset, a historic experiential retailer in LA, for a pop-up shop...

The Inspirational Journey of the McGee Family

THE INSPIRATIONAL JOURNEY OF THE MCGEE FAMILY

Led by Guest Editor Carmelo Anthony, SLAM's new magazine focuses on social justice and activism as seen through the lens of basketball....

 
 
 

PISTONS' TWITTER ACCOUNT EXTENDS TRYOUT INVITE TO J. COLE

The Detroit Pistons have extended a tryout invite to 35-year-old rapper J. Cole over Twitter. The team, once featured in the artist's...

DENNIS SCHRODER LEAVES BUBBLE FOR BIRTH OF CHILD

The Oklahoma City Thunder will temporarily lose a third of their vaunted three-headed point guard rotation as sixth man Dennis Schroder...

 
 
 

POLITICIAN THREATENED THUNDER WITH TAX PENALTY BEFORE RESTART

A politician in the state of Oklahoma floated the idea of taking away a tax incentive that the Thunder franchise has received for for...

HEAT CHECK : BROOKLYN NETS

The Brooklyn Nets are going to have a welcomed dilemma on their hands when they set out to establish Caris LeVert's role alongside...

 
 
 

HEAT CHECK : BOSTON CELTICS

The Boston Celtics were one of the teams hoping that a long layoff would give them an unexpected chance to rest and rehabilitate. Their...

HEAT CHECK : DALLAS MAVERICKS

Do not get it twisted, the unicorn is alive and well. While much of Kristaps Porzingis' luster wore off as he moved out of the Garden...

 
 
 

HEAT CHECK : DENVER NUGGETS

The Denver Nuggets weren't exactly firing on all cylinders in March prior to the league shut down. They split their six contests in...

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf's Powerful Protest

MAHMOUD ABDUL-RAUF'S POWERFUL PROTEST

Led by Guest Editor Carmelo Anthony, SLAM's new magazine focuses on social justice and activism as seen through the lens of basketball....

 
 
 



Big Ten football canceled in big blow to college season

Big Ten football canceled in big blow to college season

The Big Ten blinked first. The conference became the first in the Power 5 to cancel its 2020 football season on Monday, the Detroit Free Press reported. Facing concerns over... Read more ...

Liverpool signs left back Tsimikas from Olympiakos

Liverpool signs left back Tsimikas from Olympiakos

English Premier League champion Liverpool has signed Kostas Tsimikas from Olympiakos as backup to left back Andrew Robertson Read more ...

‘We're aiming to score 6' - These Manchester United fans react to lineup vs...

‘We're aiming to score 6' - These Manchester United fans react to lineup vs Copenhagen

Manchester United are back to full strength for tonight's Europa League quarter final against Danish side Copenhagen. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made six changes to the side that... Read more ...

Hockey Hall postpones November induction ceremony

Hockey Hall postpones November induction ceremony

Hockey Hall of Fame chairman Lanny McDonald said the most likely scenario is to postpone the ceremony to November 2021, either by waiving the 2021 election or combining the... Read more ...

Morton on IL with inflamed shoulder, Alvarado rejoins Rays

Morton on IL with inflamed shoulder, Alvarado rejoins Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays have placed right-hander Charlie Morton on the 10-day injured list due to inflammation in his pitching shoulder Read more ...

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh says college football should be played, explains why

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh says college football should be played, explains why

Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh issued a statement saying he believes the college football season should still occur. Read more ...

Dortmund says Jadon Sancho staying amid Man United links

Dortmund says Jadon Sancho staying amid Man United links

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Marcus Stroman becomes second Mets player to opt out of season

Marcus Stroman becomes second Mets player to opt out of season

Marcus Stroman is opting out. The Mets announced Monday the right-hander decided to sit out the rest of the season because of coronavirus concerns. He becomes the second Mets... Read more ...

Donald Trump, GOP leaders call for 2020 college football season to be played...

Donald Trump, GOP leaders call for 2020 college football season to be played as scheduled

GOP leaders are voicing their support for college football players and the WeWantToPlay movement. Read more ...

Twitter Rubs Salt In Maple Leafs' Wound After Toronto's Season Ends

Twitter Rubs Salt In Maple Leafs' Wound After Toronto's Season Ends

Another year, another season ending in disappointment for Maple Leafs fans. Toronto will not be advancing to the first round of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Leafs'... Read more ...