What does a slimmed-down LeBron James mean for the rest of the NBA? | The Leap – ESPN

What does a slimmed-down LeBron James mean for the rest of the NBA? | The jumpESPN Lakers’ LeBron James ‘slimmed down’ ahead of 2021-22 season, according to Rob PelinkaBleacher report Rob Pelinka explains plans for Lakers final rosterLakers Nation Lakers’ Rob Pelinka Says You Can Call LeBron James ‘Slim’Los Angeles Times Lakers News: Rob Pelinka … Read more

How are the Warriors handling Andrew Wiggins’ vaccination status? | The Leap – ESPN

How are the Warriors handling Andrew Wiggins’ vaccination status? | The jumpESPN Reports: Warriors’ Andrew Wiggins not vaccinated against COVID-19sportsnet.ca Report: Warriors worried Andrew Wiggins will miss time because he refuses to be vaccinatedYahoo Canada Sports Andrew Wiggins opposes COVID-19 vaccination, could miss home gamesRealGM.com Andrew Wiggins is still unvaccinated, and that could be a … Read more

Warriors’ Andrew Wiggins is unwise not to get a COVID vaccine

Andrew Wiggins’ place at Golden State is in jeopardy due to his inexplicable skepticism about vaccines.Photo: Getty Images Andrew Wiggins’ refusal to take the COVID-19 vaccine – as reported by the San Francisco Chronicle, and supported by ESPN’s Reporting – is a near-perfect intersection of insanity. Along Stupid Boulevard, the main thoroughfare through Stupid Town, … Read more

The NBA must follow the WNBA’s lead on vaccination coverage

Russell Westbrook shoots around in a face mask.Photo: Getty Images As NBA training camps begin next week, with most of the sports world centering on college football and the NFL, the league’s leading story revolves around the Philadelphia drama with Ben Simmons. However, there is something else that people have yet to talk about: COVID-19. … Read more

Doc Rivers tells Stephen A.: ‘We’d love to have Ben Simmons back’ | First Take – ESPN

Doc Rivers tells Stephen A.: ‘We’d love to have Ben Simmons back’ | first takeESPN With Simmons’ Divorce From 76ers Seemingly Final, The Pressure Is Shifting To Moreysportsnet.ca Ben Simmons not reporting to camp, plans never to play for 76ers againRealGM.com NBA rumours: Blazers’ Ben Simmons trading package is temptingNBC Sports Opinion: This team remains … Read more

Ben Simmons is ready to sit out the season before playing for the 76ers – Stephen A. | First Take – ESPN

Ben Simmons is ready to sit out the season before playing for the 76ers – Stephen A. | first takeESPN With Simmons’ Divorce From 76ers Seemingly Final, The Pressure Is Shifting To Moreysportsnet.ca Joe Lacob: Ben Simmons Trading Doesn’t Really Fit What We DoRealGM.com Ben Simmons still has no intention of signing up for Sixers … Read more

Ben Simmons reportedly refuses to attend Philadelphia 76ers training camp

NBA player looking disappointed during a match

Ben Simmons will not report to the Philadelphia 76ers training camp next week, preferring to continue his NBA career with another team, a person with direct knowledge of the player’s plans told The Associated Press. Most important points: Ben Simmons will reportedly not be attending the 76ers training camp that officially kicks off next Wednesday … Read more

Yes, the NFL’s Bullying Penalty Is Racist

Mike Edwards was called for taunting after his second pick 6 on Sunday.Image: AP What most people don’t understand about racism is that it goes beyond hating someone based on their skin color. It is also about a power dynamic that gives the ‘hater’ the opportunity to be harmful to their victims. For example, declaring … Read more

Iman Shumpert shows on Dancing with the Stars

Iman Shumpert and wife Teyana Taylor.Image: Getty Images It’s been a minute since we’ve heard from Iman Shumpert in the sports world. The former defensive star and NBA champion takes on a new challenge on ABC’s Dancing with the stars, and his first appearance looked decent. I’m not going to lie. If you know anything … Read more

How does Ben Simmons affect the 76ers? | The Leap – ESPN

How does Ben Simmons affect the 76ers? | The jumpESPN Report: Ben Simmons Won’t Report To 76ers Training Camp Amid Trade Requestssportsnet.ca Opinion: This NBA Team Is Still Sleeping In The Trading Opportunities Of Ben Simmons Of The 76ersIllustrated Sports Some of Simmons’ offseason plan seems to have workedNBC Sports Ben Simmons not reporting to … Read more