LeBron is yet to commit to an extension with Lakers | THE IMPORTANT THINGS FIRST

LeBron James is fast approaching renewal negotiations with Los Angeles, and after a disappointing end to last year’s season, many are wondering if the NBA star will be ready to tie his future to the Lakers. Nick Wright thinks LeBron should think twice before signing the overtime. Watch as he reveals what LeBron could be […]

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KD sits down with Nets owner over trade request | THE IMPORTANT THINGS FIRST

Kevin Durant requested a trade from Brooklyn back in June and while no steps have been taken yet, the Nets star is expected to meet with Joe Tsai to discuss Brooklyn’s response. Chris Broussard says KD should take the opportunity to withdraw the trade request, but Nick isn’t sure the talk will go in that […]

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Kevin Durant comes under fire for predicting pre-playoffs | THE IMPORTANT THINGS FIRST

It appears that Kevin Durant’s confidence in the Brooklyn Nets waned long before his off-season trade request. Former teammate Mike James revealed during a podcast that KD called him before the playoffs started and explained that the Nets were close to defeat. Chris Broussard shares his thoughts on the news and what it means for […]

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In memory of Bill Russell, legendary on and off the court | THE IMPORTANT THINGS FIRST

Nick Wright looks back on the achievements of Bill Russell, whose influence both on and off the court was enormous, influencing the way the NBA is played today. The Boston Celtics legend changed basketball after going on a 55-game winning streak, winning gold medals representing the USA at the Olympics, racking up an obscene number […]

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Stenson wins the LIV Golf event and earns $4 million on debut

Henrik Stensons Decision that cost him the European Ryder Cup captaincy paid off immediately on Sunday when he won the LIV Golf Invitational at Bedminster, raking in more than $4 million for three days of work. Seeded with a three-shot lead going into the third and final round at Trump National, Stenson opened with a […]

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Banchero, Holmgren, Mitchell are the stars in the Pro-Am leagues

Several NBA players have hit the hardwood in the offseason circuit leagues — and hit it hard. Here’s a summary of who played where. Paolo Banchero, Chet Holmgren join me Jaden McDaniels in Seattle 2022 NBA draft No. 1 and No. 2 picks Banchero and Holmgren were present at TheCrawsOver Pro-Am League, which is chaired […]

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Will Kevin Durant start the season in Brooklyn?

almost a month ago, Kevin Durant asked for a trade from the Brooklyn Networks after two injury-plagued seasons with the franchise. But things haven’t gone quite as planned for the perennial All-Star since then. Apparently, teams have steadily pulled out of the sweepstakes to acquire the 34-year-old future Hall of Famer. The question now is: […]

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Draymond Green eyes maximum extension from Golden State | THE IMPORTANT THINGS FIRST

Draymond Green, who has two years left on his contract, wants a big deal from the Golden State Warriors. The 4-time championship winner is set to sign a 4-year deal on August 3 and he thinks that’s exactly what the star deserves. But Chris Broussard and Nick Wright say otherwise. Watch as they lay out […]

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LIV Golf announces massive prize pools and 14-event schedule for 2023

The Saudi Arabia-funded LIV Golf series announced a 14-tournament schedule for next year with 12 established team franchises and a chance for players to be promoted or relegated through their series of Asian Tour events. Greg Norman, the CEO and commissioner of LIV Golf, said in a press release on Wednesday that the full schedule […]

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Huawei Sound Joy in the test: An attractive and inexpensive all-rounder

While Huawei has a good foothold in the tech world, they’re not particularly known for their audio products, but their offering with the Sound Joy sets them apart. A wise move in the development of this product was partnering with Devialet, a French high-end luxury audio brand, to co-develop the speaker. The Sound Joy bears […]

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