Basketball

NBA JAM’s silver anniversary could resurrect the franchise

When NBA Jam creator Mark Turmell first began working on the legendary video game in 1993, there was one major challenge: He wasn’t a big NBA fan at the time. So Turmell sat down with sound designer Jon Hey in January 1993 and pored through the rosters they received from the NBA. The two would […]

Hockey

Leafs make like high-flying Arenas in 100th anniversary game

Mitch Marner set a new career high for points in a game with a goal and three assists as the Toronto Maple Leafs downed the visiting Carolina Hurricanes 8-1 on Tuesday afternoon. Leo Komarov, James van Riemsdyk, Tyler Bozak, Patrick Marleau, Kasperi Kapanen, William Nylander and Connor Carrick also scored for the Maple Leafs (21-13-1), […]

Basketball

Houston Rockets honor legendary former TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager on one-year anniversary of his death

HOUSTON — The Rockets honored legendary former TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager on Friday night, the one-year anniversary of his death. Sager, known for his colorful wardrobe and personality as well as his dogged reporting skills, underwent treatment in Houston while battling the acute myeloid leukemia that ultimately caused his death. The Rockets hosted Sager’s […]