NBA

The 7 best trades the Boston Celtics have made under Danny Ainge

They call him “Trader Dan” because, within the first year of Danny Ainge being put in charge of basketball operations for the Boston Celtics, he had jettisoned Antoine Walker, Tony Delk, Tony Battie, Eric Williams, Kedrick Brown and coach Jim O’Brien. Ainge put an end to an era of Celtics basketball that included a trip to the 2002 Eastern Conference …

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Kevin Durant had the perfect comeback for a trash-talking fan on Twitter

Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA championship with a parade on Thursday, and while all that was happening, Durant did what no professional athlete should ever do: He read the mentions. Durant, of course, left the Thunder for the Warriors after falling to Golden State in the 2016 Western Conference Finals. NBA fans haven’t stopped criticizing …

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5 memorable national anthem performances by ordinary people

It’s a tradition that dates back, according to one report from NPR back to 1862: The performing of the national anthem before sporting events. Throughout the decades there’s been game-stealing performances, flubs and incredible displays of unity. It’s been a chance for stars to display immense amounts of talent. But it’s also been an incredible time for memorable moments from …

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