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Porzingis Wrote a Piece for “The Players Tribune” That Got Me a Little Hot

Via The Players Tribune: “When I was growing up in Latvia, my older brothers, Janis and Martins, had a nickname for me. It wasn’t Porzee. It wasn’t KP. It was pastarītis. Pastarītis is an old Latvian slang term meaning “youngest child in the family,” but the way my brothers used it, it meant aloof. …

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Russell Westbrook: Bursting New York Knicks Fans’ Bubble

If you were awake past midnight on the East Coast early Thursday morning, scrolling through social media, you were up for some pretty shocking news: Russell Westbrook, the five-time All-Star, and widely regarded as a top five NBA player, signed a three-year, $86 million contract extension with the Oklahoma City …

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SBNY Podcast: The state of the NBA and Finals preview

Featuring Peter Kennedy (@Pete_Kennedy81) and Frank Villani (@frank_villani21) Today, we dive deep into the NBA Finals with the Warriors v Cavs and Steph v LeBron touching on what make them so similar but very very different. Then, we drop some knowledge on the state of the NBA and try to quiet some …

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