John ChickAlmost as cynical as a Toronto sports fan can get, John Chick has been around the NBA and other sports in one capacity or another for a decade, working at outlets such as Metro News Canada, Sun Media and TSN. He blogs on the NBA for CBCSports.ca and wishes Charles Oakley still played.
The NBA has suspended Houston star James Harden one game without pay for kicking LeBron James in the groin. Harden, the NBA's leading scorer and a top MVP candidate, won't play when the Rockets visit the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday. more »
LeBron James may have outscored counterpart James Harden on Sunday, but he missed a lot of shots and two key free throws as the Houston Rockets defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-103 in overtime. more »
In the busiest National Hockey League trade deadline day in five years, 24 deals were consummated, involving 43 players and 21 draft picks. Yet while the final day of player movements had quantity, not many "name" players were involved in the transactions. more »
The settlement of a wrongful termination grievance reached in January between the Baltimore Ravens and running back Ray Rice was for $1.59 million, the Baltimore Sun reported on Tuesday, citing sources. more »