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China Tells Nationalistic Protests Against the NBA

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses October 11, 2019 Last night, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr declined to make any critical comments about the Chinese government and offered this observation about those who are objecting to the NBA’s partnership in China: “The same people who […]

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President Donald Trump Critical Of Steve Kerr, Gregg Popovich Over China

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses October 10, 2019 President Donald Trump, in his first public comments about the NBA’s relationship with China, criticized Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr and San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich for their response to questions about the controversy. Trump weighed in on the topic […]

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Adam Silver Issues New Statement On Situation Between NBA And China

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses October 9, 2019 Daryl Morey days after he deleted his now-infamous tweet expressing support for protestors in Hong Kong, the NBA and its partners in China don’t appear to be moving any closer to resolving the controversy it created. Early on Tuesday […]

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NBA G League Experimenting With New Free Throw Rules In 2019-2020 Season

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses September 27, 2019 The NBA G League is experimenting in 2019-20 with players taking just one foul shot every time they’re sent to the line. The single free throw would be worth either one, two, or three points, depending on the […]

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Milwaukee Bucks Fined $50K For Talk Of Extending Giannis Antetokounmpo

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses September 24, 2019 The Milwaukee Bucks have been fined $50,000 by the NBA for violating league rules governing timing of player contract comments, when team spoke publicly about offering Giannis Antetokounmpo the super max, worth $253.8 million, the largest in NBA […]

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NBA Adopts Teams To Add Full-Time Mental Health Staff For 2019-2020 Season

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses September 21, 2019 The NBA is expanding mental health guidelines it adopted last season. Starting this year, all teams must have at least one mental health professional on their full-time staff. The league discussed the new rules at a meeting in […]

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NBA Reportedly Passes Stricter Anti-Tampering Rules

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses September 21, 2019 The NBA Board of Governors passed a stricter package of measures to enforce compliance with tampering and salary cap circumvention. Commissioner Adam Silver said the provisions passed unanimously, and that all options are on the table to put […]

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Michael Jordan, ‘a true tequila lover,’ Teams Up With Fellow NBA Owners

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses September 18, 2019 Michael Jordan owner of the Charlotte Hornets teamed up with owners from the Celtics, Lakers and Bucks to create an ultra-premium blend of the agave liquor that has already won prizes at tasting competitions from New York to Los Angeles. The idea came about three […]