Former North Carolina basketball standout Ademola Okulaja dies at 46

Former North Carolina basketball standout Ademola Okulaja has died at 46 years old. UNC confirmed his death on Tuesday. A cause of death was not reported. “Our thoughts and condolences are with his family, friends and teammates, the UNC statement reads. Okulaja made Final Fours with Vince Carter, Antawn JamisonOkulaja joined UNC as a freshman […]

Chris Paul blows fifth 2-0 series lead of career, an NBA record, and the legacy birds are going to be singing

The Phoenix Suns were gutted by Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks in Game 7 on Sunday, trailing by as many as 46 points in a 123-90 beating that somehow wasn’t even as close as a 33-point margin would indicate. Chris Paul didn’t make his first basket until the Suns were down by 40 at […]

Wednesday Round-Up: ‘This Is Where I’m Meant To Be’ – Coby Bryant Talks Rookie Minicamp

Good morning, 12s. Here’s a look at what’s out there today — Wednesday, May 11 — about your Seattle Seahawks. Coby Bryant Talks Rookie Minicamp With Seattle Sports’ ‘Jake And Stacy’ Leading up to this year’s NFL Draft, cornerback was one of the positions the Seahawks made a point to address. Many mock drafts predicted […]

MLB home runs are way down so far in 2022; here’s how the league’s recent tinkering deadened the baseball

Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium, Dodgers center fielder Cody Bellinger laid into a center-cut 94 mph fastball from Giants righty John Brebbia. The pitch jumped off the 2019 NL MVP’s bat at 102.3 mph and sailed toward center field … and then it just died. Mauricio Dubón made the catch with relative ease a few […]

NBA playoffs: James Harden’s shortcomings on display as 76ers lose Game 1 vs. Heat without Joel Embiid

Harden isn’t the superstar he used to be, no matter how badly Daryl Morey wants him to be. The Philadelphia 76ers came into their second-round opener against the Miami Heat on Monday with one realistic avenue to victory: James Harden had to be the best player on the floor. Perhaps he didn’t need to score […]

Ralf Rangnick set to be announced as Austria manager but will continue Man Utd consultancy role until 2024

Ralf Rangnick took over as interim Man Utd manager in November 2021, replacing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Old Trafford; Rangnick to stay on at Old Trafford in consultancy role until 2024 Ralf Rangnick is set to be announced as the next manager of Austria, but will continue in his Manchester United consultancy role until 2024. […]