Wednesday, the Dallas Mavericks took a stunning 2-0 series lead over the Los Angeles Lakers, after defeating the two-time defending champs 93-81 at Staples Center. Three hours prior to the game, a confident Mavs squad boarded their first charter bus and headed east to the Lakers' home arena in... Read More

Kobe Bryant has been surpassed by LeBron James, who reclaimed the top spot in NBA jersey sales according to CNBC. Surprisingly, Rajon Rondo is third, coming in ahead of Amar'e Stoudemire.  Rookie sensation Blake Griffin is eleventh, just behind fellow first-year player John Wall. The... Read More

Despite the outstanding beginning to the playoffs and major jump in regular season television ratings, NBA officials continue to paint a very gloomy financial picture of the league's future. League executives predict a $300 million loss this season, as it nears the end of its collective... Read More

Two Spanish soccer teams have bypassed the New York Yankees as the highest paid teams in the world, according to the average pay of their starting lineups. Barcelona's starters averaged $7.9 million followed by its major rival Real Madrid with $7.4 million. The Yankees came in at $6.8 million... Read More

TOUGH ON CHRIS BOSH     First, ESPN's Skip Bayless called Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh "Bosh Spice, the Missing Spice Girl."  RJ Currie of followed with this nugget, "Calling Bosh a girl is a bit harsh and unfair although he is fond of jumpers."  ... Read More