Five things to watch this week

3:00 p.m. ET Andre SnellingsESPN Here are some Monday thoughts from Hoops Lab, as we gear up for Week 8 of the fantasy basketball season. Keep in mind that the Fantasy Basketball Rest of Season standings also update on Mondays, so check these rankings as you gear up for this week’s matches. Between the ratings … Read more

China fines former NBA star Lin for his quarantine comments

Beijing – Former NBA star Jeremy Lin, who plays for a Chinese team, was fined 10,000 yuan ($1,400) for “inappropriate remarks” on social media about pre-game quarantine facilities, ChinaThe professional league announced on Friday, as the government tries to stem protests against anti-virus controls that are among the world’s strictest. Also on Friday, more cities … Read more

Shaq and Alonzo Blacksmith Charity Talk, Basketball and NBA Pickles Ball

The Shaquille O’Neal Foundation and Icy Hot unveil their newest “Comebaq Court” sports space that has been renovated to help disadvantaged communities get back in the game, in collaboration with Alonzo Mourning at the Overtown Youth Center in Miami, Florida on November 30, 2022. Rob Kim | Getty Images NBA champions Shaquille O’Neal and Alonzo … Read more

Lakers rumour: Los Angeles cuts Matt Ryan, clearing up a roster spot

In a somewhat surprisingly ticking move, the Los Angeles Lakers culminate in their victory over Portland Trail Blazers Wednesday evening by… relinquishing Matt Ryan (thus opening up a roster spot). Shams Al-Shaaraniyyah the athlete Spreading the word about the man we affectionately called him “Dash Mamba” followed. Championships earlier this season against the New Orleans … Read more

Who are the biggest upsets of the NBA season so far?

We’re in Week 7 of the fantasy basketball season, and most teams around the association have played at least 20 games through Wednesday. There is a healthy dose of stats and information available, so now is an excellent time to check the temperature over some of what you took earlier in the pre-season. The top … Read more