• ‘Racist’ Magic Johnson comments set off ‘ESPN explosion’
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    ‘Racist’ Magic Johnson comments set off ‘ESPN explosion’

    ESPN radio host Dan Le Batard used his daily morning show Friday to defend himself, 24 hours after his comments on Magic Johnson ignited an internal firestorm and had one colleague, Keyshawn Johnson, accusing him of racism. Le Batard, a veteran ESPN sports personality, didn’t as much rebut the racism claims — he didn’t think he needed to based on his “history” — as he attributed the angry responses to a larger race problem in the United States. “Now, I am in the middle of a storm where there are a lot of people laughing that I am in the middle of a racism controversy,” he said on “The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz.” “The social justice warriors are eating their own! I found it interesting what

  • Paul Pierce Had A Few Choice Words For The Warriors On Twitter
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    Paul Pierce Had A Few Choice Words For The Warriors On Twitter

    By VIBE The L.A. Clippers’ Paul Pierce had some words for the entire Warriors team on Twitter after the Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green’s talked smack about how Pierce is merely “chasing that farewell tour.” “Chasing that farewell

  • Lakers were told not to trade young core for Paul George
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    Lakers were told not to trade young core for Paul George

    Paul George’s status with the Indiana Pacers continues to evolve basically by the hour, it seems. The quotes from right after the deadline weren’t great, but hearing these about the process of his potentially being traded or eventually departing to wherever he goes shows how complicated this process can be, especially given how much money could potentially be at stake. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports added another nugget via his podcast Friday afternoon. He paints a picture in which the Los Angeles Lakers were basically told how to handle potential trade negotiations, though Woj did not specify from whom the Lakers got said advice. This situation brings Kobe Bryant’s trade demands and how