• Kris Bryant's dad has some advice that LaVar Ball can't afford to ignore
    Big League Stew

    Kris Bryant's dad has some advice that LaVar Ball can't afford to ignore

    If Mike Bryant isn’t considered the prototypical sports father, he probably should be. His dedication to helping his son, Kris Bryant, develop into the reigning National League MVP on the field, and a respected member of every community he belongs to off the field, are matched by few and topped by none. A lot of the same could be said about LaVar Ball, the father of UCLA standout and future NBA lottery pick Lonzo Ball. The dedication and support measure up, but his seemingly unquenchable thirst to make headlines and share the spotlight with his son are in stark contrast to Mr. Bryant’s. In fact, it’s to the point now where even Mike Bryant felt the need to weigh in with some very wise and important advice for Mr. Ball.

  • Father Who Shamed Son With Signs at NBA Games Defends the Stunt
    Inside Edition

    Father Who Shamed Son With Signs at NBA Games Defends the Stunt

    The father, attended a series of professional basketball games across the country, holding up signs with messages for his son, scolding him for a bad academic performance. Tommy, who asked that his last name not to be used, came front and center at Friday’s Cleveland Cavaliers/Charlotte Hornets game: "Thomas get your grades back up and next time you'll be here. “My signs were dedicated to an audience of one! Just my son," the father told Inside Edition.

  • The Wizards just ended the longest division title drought in U.S. sports
    Ball Don't Lie

    The Wizards just ended the longest division title drought in U.S. sports

    John Wall smiles and embraces former teammate Nick Young after the Wizards clinch the Southeast Division title. Beating the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night was a bit tougher than the Washington Wizards probably expected it to be.