Quantcast
Tag archive for ‘basketball’
By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
1 Comment

NBA proves social justice warriors care more about cash than human rights

In recent years, the NBA has become famously political. During the heyday of the Black Lives Matter movement, the NBA permitted players to wear slogan-printed T-shirts in support, and stars like LeBron James, Dwyane More...

By Guest Author On Saturday, October 12th, 2019
0 Comments

Why You Should Get Involved in Sports at Duke University Like Carter Boyle Duke

University is a place of not just academic activity but is also a place for personal development on the part of students and this is why when entering University, you should strive to not only stay on top of your More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 22nd, 2019
0 Comments

Chuck Person, Former Division I Mens Basketball Coach, Pleads Guilty to Bribery

Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that CHUCK CONNORS PERSON, a former men’s basketball coach at Auburn University (“Auburn”), pled guilty More...

By Guest Author On Monday, March 11th, 2019
0 Comments

Orlando Apollos to Start Practicing in Georgia Because of Florida’s Workers’ Comp Laws

The Orlando Apollos will be forced to practice in Georgia because of Florida’s workers’ compensation laws, which exclude professional athletes from receiving benefits. Companies with employees are required More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, March 10th, 2019
0 Comments

Adidas Executive and Employees Sentenced for Roles in Defrauding Adidas Sponsored Universities

Robert S. Khuzami, the Attorney for the United States, Acting Under Authority Conferred by 28 U.S.C. § 515, announced today that former Adidas director of global sports marketing for basketball, JAMES GATTO, a/k/a More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
0 Comments

Kansas: Shawnee murder suicide victim identified as Courtney Bivins, killed by Josh Mobley

Shawnee police on Tuesday identified Courtney Bivins as the murder suicide victim, killed by a male friend, Joshu P. Mobley, over the weekend in western Shawnee. Officials at Campbellsville University confirmed More...

By Guest Author On Friday, September 28th, 2018
0 Comments

Tips on Unique Bachelor Party Planning

Your mate is getting married. However, there is a big night to celebrate before the big day. Since you are selected to be your friend’s best man in his wedding, there are lots of important responsibilities on More...

By Red Diogenes On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
0 Comments

Former NBA player Rasual Butler, wife Leah Labelle from ‘American Idol’ killed in car crash

Leah Labelle, a 2004 American Idol finalist, and her husband Rasual Butler, a former NBA player, were killed overnight in a single-car crash in Studio City, Los Angeles. Rasual Butler and Leah LaBelle photo/ More...

By Guest Author On Sunday, April 16th, 2017
0 Comments

Basketball: What you need to know about Buying Clothing and Equipment

Basketball equipment offers a wide variety of products that you can buy. It is important to consider factors such as whether you are shopping for professional equipment. You will be able to identify the right basketball More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, February 17th, 2017
0 Comments

Peter Benedict St Andrews: The Health Benefits of Basketball for Players and Fans

As we all know, participating in sports is an excellent way to maintain a healthy lifestyle, and for this reason everyone should try to find a sport that interests them.  However, did you know that you can also More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
0 Comments

NCAA’s hypocritical moves to pull championships from North Carolina over the bathroom bill raises new questions

The NCAA’s decision to pull seven championships out of North Carolina places even more pressure on this college sports-crazy state to repeal its law on bathroom use by transgender people. Privacy advocates More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, August 11th, 2016
0 Comments

Sorry LeBron James, Michael Jordan says Blake Griffin should headline ‘Space Jam 2’

Some fans may seem surprised that a Space Jam sequel may actually happen, but the new Looney Tunes movie has had LeBron James attached and the studio still seems very interested in getting the project done. Now More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
0 Comments

What Four Sports Reveal About Global Culture

Global culture refers to the transmission of values ideas and meanings around the world in a way that extends social relations among people. It can also be defined as an overall way of life including language, customs, More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
0 Comments

The NBA and the Large Free Agency Payouts

On July 1, the first day of NBA free agency, over $1 billion dollars was spent by team owners and general managers. The period of mass NBA superstar movement, also know as Free Agency, lasts from July 1st to the More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, November 16th, 2015
1 Comment

Sarah Palin pens ‘Sweet Freedom’ a devotional mixing politics and religion

Beginning with the use of the word “heck” in the first sentence of the introduction, Sarah Palin will continue her resume of angering leftists as her opponents will certainly not enjoy her blend of politics More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, August 10th, 2015
0 Comments

University of Oregon bribes rape victim to ‘move on’ as charges against Brandon Austin dropped

The University of Oregon is paying an alleged victim of sexual assault $800,000 and four years of paid tuition and housing in a settlement to resolve a lawsuit against the school, according to details released More...

By Guest Author On Monday, July 20th, 2015
0 Comments

70 Seasons of the NBA: Key Moments in NBA History

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the premiere professional men’s basketball league in the entire world. Founded in 1946 as the Basketball Association of America, the league adopted the NBA name More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, March 26th, 2015
2 Comments

Freedom From Religion group targets NCAA basketball teams for having chaplain

The Freedom From Religion Foundation has sent letters to five more public universities that employ religious leaders for their basketball teams. The teams on the radar screen: Louisville, Wichita State, Maryland, More...

By Adam Lee On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
0 Comments

Outstanding Freshman take the Tournament

As 68 different teams prepare to take the stage in the 2015 NCAA tournament, so too do the individual players. Increasingly, the players who are put on display here are closer to high school seniors than adults. More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 23rd, 2015
0 Comments

This Day in History: Bobby Knight loses cool, throws chair

The great coaching career of Bobby Knight was tainted on this day, Feb. 23 thirty years ago when he his temper tantrum resulted in throwing a chair. Just weeks ahead of the NCAA tournament, Knight’s Indiana More...


Recent Posts

November 5, 2019, Comments Off on

November 5, 2019, Comments Off on

DISPATCH BLOGS

Splash Page logo 300x146 Today in History