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.
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.
Carmelo Anthony is searching for an understanding. For a brief moment, when Melo joked about preferring natural herbs to suspended teammate Joakim Noah’s performance-enhancing substance of choice earlier this week, they were fun. There was Phil Jackson publicly chiding the 10-time All-Star in December for holding the ball too long, Anthony telling reporters in January he’d like to have a conversation with the Knicks president, Jackson tweeting in early February “you don’t change the spot on a leopard” in reference to the man to whom he gave a max contract’s will to win, and Anthony steeling his resolve to stay in New York at the trade deadline in response, then vociferously questioning Jackson’s vision for the team’s future.