The Beijing Ducks released their iconic star after last season. Now he could wind up with their runty brother, the crosstown Beijing Beikong Fly Dragons.
"If the NBA were able to get basketball off the ground in India, I would be willing to kiss Adam Silver’s feet," one international sports agent says. "It’s going to be really hard."
Marbury had hinted that this season in China might be his last, but now it seems the former NBA All-Star wants to stay. The Beijing Ducks have a difficult decision to make.
Tyler Honeycutt's human obstacles came in looking like a bunch of pros.
The weird Donatas Motiejunas-Houston Rockets saga continues.
While it might not be a popular opinion, let us explain. Plus more on the Oilers' missed practice and the CBA, and opening night of the 1991-92 season—the NHL's 75th anniversary.
Three of the four players the NFL demanded interviews with agreed to show up, out of fear of a suspension.
Recent protestations by Gerrit Cole, Jacob deGrom, and other young players over their salaries smell like an effort by the players' union to elevate the issue of pre-arbitration salaries ahead of those talks. That might not work.
The NCAA celebrated last week's NLRB punt on Northwestern football players' unionization push, but if college athletes are ever recognized as employees, the association likely will reconsider.
While NBA players are paid about 50 percent of league revenue, WNBA players appear to earn 33 percent.