Basketball

Kevin Durant sorry for tweets critical of Billy Donovan, Thunder

Golden State Warriors All-Star Kevin Durant acknowledged a controversial Twitter incident on Tuesday and apologized for comments that were critical of his former team and coach, calling the tweets “idiotic” and “childish.” “I use Twitter to engage with fans,” Durant said from the stage of the TechCrunch Disrupt event in San Francisco. “I think it’s […]

Basketball

NBA player salaries and take home pay

At the beginning of each season, when the salaries of pro athletes are publicized, we’re always left wondering: How much do they actually take home? This NBA season, we partnered with sports tax expert Robert Raiola, director of the sports and entertainment group for PKF O’Connor Davies, to analyze the salaries of the league’s highest […]

Football

Gareth Barry equals Ryan Giggs’ Premier League appearances record

West Brom’s Gareth Barry has now played in 632 Premier League matches, equalling Ryan Giggs’ appearance record, and he reflects on how much the game has changed since his debut in 1998. WATCH MORE:Slips, red card mix-ups & brilliance – Chelsea v Arsenal READ MORE: Gareth Barry – West Brom sign midfielder from Everton