Former professional basketball player turned New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher was recently released from his post.
The announcement was made on Monday, naming former Los Angeles Lakers head coach Kurt Rambis as his interim successor for the rest of the season. In a report by Broderick Turner for the Los Angeles Times, Knicks President Phil Jackson explained his reason on why he decided to make such a move.
"It's time for us to make a change, turn this team around and move forward and get some wins and keep going down the road we had started here at the beginning of the year," Jackson said. more >>
One of the World Wrestling Entertainment's most admired superstars, The Rock, is rumored to be appearing in the company's biggest annual event, WrestleMania.
WrestleMania 32 is scheduled to take place on April 3 at the AT&T Center (more popularly known as the Dallas Cowboys Stadium) in Arlington, Texas.
With still less than two months away until the big event, nothing has been set in stone, as far as the final list of participants goes. But in a report by Chandan Das for Yibada, it has been rumored that The Rock would be a part of the said event. more >>
Former World Wrestling Entertainment champion and world heavyweight champion made his retirement official during the most recent episode of Monday Night RAW.
The 34-year-old professional wrestler has been out of action since the middle of 2015, citing he had a "concussion-related" injury that led to him being sidelined. For the past two years prior to it, he has been plagued with other physical ailments.
While he did receive the go signal from his own doctors to get back in the WWE ring, Bryan opted to cut his career short, mainly to avoid further aggravating his condition. In a report by Deadspin, Bryan was quoted as saying that he recently took a test where the results had him admitting, "Maybe my brain wasn't as OK as I thought it was." more >>
Doctors in China are amazed by a recent "miracle baby" that was pronounced dead, only to survive a night in the morgue and show signs of life moments before his cremation.
An An Lu was born two months premature on January 8 in Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, and spent 23 days in an incubator before his parents, surname Lu, were able to take their child home to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
The baby was only able to spend a few days at home with his family when he began showing signs of discoloration. Although his father rushed him back to the hospital, doctors pronounced him dead when his heart stopped beating and he stopped breathing. more >>
The Philadelphia 76ers are reportedly in talks with the Los Angeles Clippers for a possible deal involving superstar big man Blake Griffin.
The 26-year-old professional basketball player has been linked to a number of trade rumors, with the Boston Celtics and Oklahoma City Thunder as just two of the few teams who have shown interest. Griffin, who was a first overall pick by the Clippers during the 2009 NBA Draft, has not played with any other team.
He is currently in the sidelines nursing a broken hand, after being involved in a physical altercation with team equipment manager Matias Testi in January. He is expected to be out for four to six weeks. more >>
The Detroit Pistons are rumored to be sending point guard Brandon Jennings to the trading block.
In a report by Nick Borges for ESPN.com, the Pistons are looking to send the 26-year-old professional basketball player to the Brooklyn Nets, in exchange for 27-year old forward Thaddeus Young.
The report adds that Jennings becomes a free agent by July 1st, while Young is signed with the Nets until the 2017-2018 NBA regular season. However, his contract may be extended until the following season, should he choose to exercise his player option. more >>