Brittney Griner Named Honorary 2022 WNBA All-Star

Photo: Ethan Miller (Getty Images) As the WNBA season heads for its halfway point, the league announced its 2022 All-Star starters and co-captains. While the 10-name list includes several repeat selections, there are a few young phenoms making their first All-Star appearance. Per a press release provided to The Root, two of the league’s best … Read more

Golden State Warriors Win 4th NBA Championship In Eight Years

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates during the second half of Game 5 of basketball’s NBA Finals against the Boston Celtics in San Francisco, Monday, June 13, 2022.Photo: Jed Jacobsohn (AP) For the fourth time in less than a decade, the Golden State Warriors are kings of the NBA, and this time around … Read more

LeBron James is the First Active NBA Player to Become a Billionaire

Photo: Sthanlee B. Mirador/Sipa USA (AP) “Cash rules everything around me, C.R.E.A.M., get the money, dollar dollar bill y’all.” Move over Michael Jordan, and make some room for the newest basketball billionaire, Lebron James. Even MJ was not making the moves off the court that LBJ is making now. With James finally changing that “M” … Read more

WNBA Players Blame Commercial Travel for COVID-19 Spread

Natasha Cloud #9 of the Washington Mystics reacts during the second half of the game against the Chicago Sky at Entertainment & Sports Arena on May 15, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images)Photo: Scott Taetsch (Getty Images) From scheduling conflicts, to travel difficulties, to just feeling comfortable in their bodies, WNBA players … Read more