Pat Connaughton is an NBA champion, and the Arlington, Mass. native celebrated like one after the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Phoenix Suns to claim their first title in 50 years Wednesday night. He and teammate Bobby Portis Jr. had a hilarious reaction when they were asked how much champagne they’d consumed to celebrate the victory: […]Bucks’ Pat Connaughton Kept It Real When Asked About NBA Finals Celebration — NESN.com
The Detroit Pistons are going to draft Cade Cunningham No. 1. Probably.Pistons work out Cunningham, to bring in Suggs, Green as well — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports
LeBron James, Stephen Curry, and a lot of other NBA players took to Twitter to react to Antetokounmpo and the Bucks.LeBron, NBA players react to Antetokounmpo, Bucks winning ring — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports
While not yet controlling owners of the organization, Marc Lore and Alex Rodriguez are officially now members of the ownership group for the Timberwolves and Lynx. Majority owner Glen Taylor released a statement Wednesday welcoming Lore and Rodriguez to the fold after finalizing the deal that sold 20 percent of the organization to Lore and…Marc Lore, Alex Rodriguez officially join Timberwolves’, Lynx’s ownership group — Twin Cities
The backcourt was an area of weakness for the Los Angeles Lakers this season, which concluded with the 2019-20 champions being bounced in the first round of the playoffs. The Purple and Gold reportedly will try to resolve the issue this offseason, potentially in the form of one of the NBA’s better veteran guards. The […]NBA Rumors: Lakers Interested In Chris Paul, Another Star Guard — NESN.com
With less than a minute remaining in the game, Yiannis Tzikas was already setting out plastic cups to fill with champagne.Giannis Antetokounmpo’s biggest fans watch, celebrate title in Greece — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports
MAPLE LEAFS ANNOUNCE 2021 NHL PRESEASON SCHEDULE
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today the club’s 2021 NHL Preseason schedule. The club will play six preseason games in total with three games at home and three games on the road. This year’s preseason schedule includes three preseason games against the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens, respectively.
Further information regarding ticketing will be released at a later date when attendance protocols are confirmed by the hockey club in collaboration with local public health authorities.
The Maple Leafs’ 2021 Preseason schedule is available below.
DATE OPPONENT VENUE
Saturday, September 25 vs. Montreal Scotiabank Arena
Monday, September 27 at Montreal Bell Centre
Wednesday, September 29 at Ottawa Canadian Tire Centre
Monday, October 4 at Ottawa Canadian Tire Centre
Tuesday, October 5 vs. Montreal Scotiabank Arena
Saturday, October 9 vs. Ottawa Scotiabank Arena
Further details, including broadcast information, and the team’s training camp schedule will be released at a future date.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver said in April more than 70% of players were vaccinated.Michele Roberts: 90% of NBA players vaccinated — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports
Well, you don’t see that every day.NBA Finals dunk of the night goes to… Brook Lopez? Yes it does (VIDEO) — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 50 points, 14 rebounds, and five blocks in a close-out NBA Finals game.Giannis Antetokounmpo lifts Bucks with 50, then lifts Larry O’Brien trophy after win — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports