Tag: LeBron James

LeBron James Had Some Fun With Steph Curry After He Missed A Free Throw During A Preseason Game

The Los Angeles Lakers and the Golden State Warriors went head-to-head in a preseason game on Friday evening. It featured both LeBron James and Steph Curry in limited minutes, and at one point, James thought it’d be fun to playfully bust the chops of perhaps the greatest individual rival he’s had in his career. James […]

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In Honor of Its 75th Anniversary, the NBA Takes Us on a Trip Down NBA Lane

In Honor of Its 75th Anniversary, the NBA Takes Us on a Trip Down NBA Lane I’m a sucker for nostalgia. As a connoisseur of all things music, film, and fashion from yesteryear, I love it when influential contributors from our past receive their flowers in the present day and are reintroduced to modern audiences. […]

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Called LeBron James ‘Just Plain Wrong’ For His Comments On The COVID-19 Vaccine

LeBron James has been vaccinated against COVID-19. But despite this, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar made clear that he does not believe it is his place to tell people what they should or should not put in their bodies when he met with the press at the team’s media day last week. James and Golden […]

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The NBA Makes It Official: Players Who Refuse to Get Vaccinated Won’t Be Paid for Missed Games

As we’ve reported extensively at The Root, as cities throughout the country have rolled out measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, New York City and San Francisco specifically have rules in place that require anyone over the age of 12 to provide proof of vaccination prior to entering arenas, gyms, restaurants, and other indoor […]

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Ted Cruz Comes To The Defense Of Anti-Vaxx NBA Players In An Attempt To Prove Anything Can Get Worse

In case it wasn’t clear that anti-vaccination views have become a staple of the Republican Party, Ted Cruz came to the defense of NBA players like Kyrie Irving who have refused to get the COVID vaccine. While citing a report in The Hill on the NBA’s uphill battle to get players vaccinated, and how holdouts […]

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Peyton And Eli Manning Roasted LeBron’s Poor High School Quarterback On Monday Night Football

Peyton and Eli Manning’s weekly Monday Night Football alternate broadcast (which, sadly, isn’t every week but only 10 weeks this season) continued on Week 3 with the Cowboys and Eagles. As always, they had guests come on each quarter and this week’s second quarter guest was none other than LeBron James, who they naturally did […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Great Replacement Theory. And Yes, It’s Racist

Everything You Need to Know About the Great (aka White) Replacement Theory Advertisement But the original theory is old. What do you mean? See, racists love to rename racism: Jim Crow, redlining, Florida. So the great replacement theory is really just a jealous response to Critical Race Theory, but it started earlier and it’s basically […]

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