Today in Sports: Michael Jordan Wore No. 12

The legend of Michael Jordan will forever be connected to the No. 23. Thinking about his return from baseball will bring back images of a 45 emblazoned on the back of a red Bulls jersey. But not many fans remember the night that ‘His Airness’ took flight wearing the No. 12. On February 14, 1990 […]

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Fab Melo of Syracuse reacts during a Big East Tournament game in 2012. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Former Syracuse and Celtics Center Fab Melo Dies at 26

According to multiple reports, Fab Melo, the former Syracuse and Celtics center, has died at 26. Former Syracuse 7-footer and Celtics first-round pick Fab Melo has died in his home country of Brazil. https://t.co/BqrbUPDmnB — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 12, 2017 The seven-footer only played six games in the NBA, but was Boston’s first-round pick in […]

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LeBron Forces OT with Nearly Impossible H.O.R.S.E. Shot

If yesterday’s Super Bowl wasn’t enough to teach kids that it isn’t over until the final buzzer, then LeBron reiterated the point perfectly on Monday. With three seconds left, ‘The King’ missed a go-ahead lay-up, which was more than definitely his easiest look of the night. After a quick Cleveland foul, which resulted in two made […]

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OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 03: Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder looks to drive past Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors at ORACLE Arena on November 3, 2016 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Westbrook Continues to Chase History

Fifty-five years have past since Oscar Robertson became the only player in NBA history to average a triple-double for an entire season. It’s a stat sheet so unbelievable that it’s hard to imagine anyone coming close. That is until Russell Westbrook began his no-mercy campaign this season. The five-time All-Star is putting up 30 points […]

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PLAYA VISTA, CA - SEPTEMBER 26:  L-R; Paul Pierce #34, Austin Rivers #25, DeAndre Jordan #6, J.J. Redick #4, head coach Doc Rivers, Blake Griffin #32, Jamal Crawford #11, Luc Mbah A Moute #12 and Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers pose for a photo during media day at the Los Angeles Clippers Training Center on September 26, 2016 in Playa Vista, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice.  (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

Can the Clippers Keep This Up?

The Clippers’ record of 10-1 is the best start in the history of the franchise. It’s difficult to believe that this is the same team that lost four of its first five road games last season. There’s been no significant roster swaps in L.A. So what has folks ready to call the Clippers the front […]

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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09:  UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor takes part in UFC 205 Open Workouts at Madison Square Garden on November 9, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

McGregor Gets Buckets at MSG

Conor McGregor is in New York preparing for this weekend’s UFC 205 bout against Eddie Alvarez. After a workout on the Knicks’ home court, the featherweight champ proved that he’s got game outside of the octagon. Hey @NYKnicks, you guys need one more tonight? We know a guy 👀 @TheNotoriousMMA #UFC205 #UFCNYC A video posted […]

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