Master P wants to coach the New Orleans Pelicans (video)

The New Orleans Pelicans had a rough season this year finishing with a 31-41 record, which led Stan Van Gundy to agree to part ways with the team after only his first year as coach. Van Gundy’s bumpy relationship with several players was also part of the friction who seemed to reject his demanding coaching […]

Ex-WNBA star is among top candidates for NBA head coaching job

New Orleans publications and TV stations are reporting that former WNBA star and current Pelicans assistant coach Teresa Weatherspoon is under serious consideration for promotion to the head coaching position.  If Weatherspoon is elevated to head coach, she would make history as the first female to be appointed to such a position in any male […]

Pelicans GM says evolution is critical for Black sports professionals

Trajan Langdon, general manager of the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans, spoke during the 2020 virtual Rolling Out Innovation, Digital and Entertainment Conference. Langon was a star basketball player at Duke University before moving into the professional ranks, playing several years in the NBA as a shooting guard with the Cleveland Cavaliers as well as overseas. […]

Swin Cash is the NBA’s highest-ranking woman in basketball operations

As the NBA’s highest-ranking woman in basketball operations, Swin Cash is the vice president of basketball operations and team development for the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans. She’s a former WNBA player with three WNBA championships under her belt, two WNBA All-Star Game MVP Awards, and two Olympic gold medals and was named one of the WNBA’s […]

LeBron James mentors young NBA players, doesn’t care what critics say (video)

LeBron James continues to rankle the sensibilities of old-school players and fans alike because he routinely befriends and mentors the young stars in the NBA. James did so several years ago when he confirmed the greatness of a rising star Paul “PG” George when they were battling during the playoffs as members of the Miami […]

Zion Williamson catches fire and breaks a record in historic NBA debut (video)

The NBA universe has waited with bated breath for the much-anticipated debut of Zion Williamson, and Wednesday night, Jan. 22, 2020, it happened. The Zion era didn’t exactly jump off the way fans and sports pundits thought it would. After all, the North Carolina-born phenom was coming off a torn meniscus that was originally supposed […]

Zion Williamson shares how he was basically forced to leave school for the NBA

Even as Ja Morant is sending shockwaves throughout NBA circles while dazzling fans on a nightly basis, Zion Williamson is still considered the most exciting rookie the league has seen since Lebron James’ rookie campaign in 2003. Hampered by a knee injury that has prolonged his own debut, Williamson is waiting patiently for his turn […]

Retired NBA player calls Lonzo Ball ‘a bust,’ dares his daddy to buck (video)

Lonzo Ball at media availability for 2017 NBA Draft prospects

Retired NBA bruiser Kendrick Perkins is no stranger to controversy and has made it his business to tell his truth whenever he appears on ESPN’s popular afternoon hoop show, “NBA Jump.” Yesterday, Dec. 19, was no different as Perkins unleashed verbal insults aimed at former Los Angeles Laker Lonzo Ball. Ball, drafted second in the […]