The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference first conference to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations.

The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference first conference to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations.

The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference on Tuesday became the first conference on record to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations. In a statement, the SIAC, which competes in Division II, said that all players and coaches must be fully vaccinated in order to compete. The policy also applies to staff and other auxiliary groups, including officials, band members, […]

Vassilis Spanoulis retires

Vassilis Spanoulis retires

One of the most iconic EuroLeague superstars of the 21st century, three-time champion and All-Decade playmaker Vassilis Spanoulis, announced on Saturday afternoon that he is retiring from basketball. Spanoulis, who will turn 39 in August, is the only player in the 33-year history of the Final Four to win the EuroLeague title three times and be […]

NBA social justice award is named after Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

NBA social justice award is named after Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Lakers great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will have his name attached to a new annual NBA award honoring players committed to community action, social change, and justice. Each team will nominate one player from its roster for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award, the winner being chosen by a committee of NBA legends, league executives, and leaders […]