The 19-year official may have been using a burner account to respond to fan criticism, particularly a blown call during the Los Angeles Lakers-Boston Celtics’ game on Jan. 28, according to a report.
Author: Geoffrey C. Arnold
Scottie Pippen: Michael Jordan was a ‘horrible player’
The two won six NBA titles as members of the Chicago Bulls, however, Pippen has become increasingly critical of Jordan in recent months.
Arizona Cardinals release WR DeAndre Hopkins
The Cardinals released the three-time All-Pro wide receiver on Friday after failing to find a trade partner. As a free agent, Hopkins can now sign with any team.
Jimmy Butler guarantees the Miami Heat ‘will win this series’ against the Celtics
The Heat, who had a 3-0 lead in the series, have lost two consecutive games after suffering a 110-97 loss in Game 5 Thursday night. Game 6 is scheduled for Saturday night in Miami.
Nike releases new Ja Morant shoe and it sells out in minutes despite gun videos
The suspended Memphis Grizzlies’ star guard has been involved in one controversial incident after another in recent months, but his troubles didn’t stop fans from buying his signature shoe on the “SNKRS” app on Thursday.
Seattle Seahawks’ DK Metcalf wants to race Tyreek Hill
The Miami Dolphins wide receiver is generally regarded as the fastest player in the NFL, but Metcalf says he is ready to challenge him for the unofficial title.
S.F. 49ers’ QB Brock Purdy could begin throwing next week
The presumed “QB1” is getting closer to full heath after elbow surgery in March and he could be ready for Week 1 of the regular season.
LeBron James considering retirement: ‘I’ve got a lot to think about’
The 38-year-old Lakers’ star is thinking about ending his 20-year career following a season-ending loss to the Denver Nuggets Monday night in the Western Conference finals.
Oakland A’s fire broadcaster Glen Kuiper
The decision by NBC Sports California after an internal investigation led to the dismissal of Kuiper, who was in his 17th season as a broadcaster.
Super Bowl 60 to be held at Levi’s Stadium in the San Francisco Bay Area
The league’s championship game will be held in the 49ers’ home stadium in 2026, the NFL announced Monday. Super Bowl 50 was played at Levi’s Stadium in 2016.