According to ESPN’s Royce Young All-Star guard, and one of the best players in the league Russell Westbrook had arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. It was done to help relieve some stiffness in the knee. He will be re-evaluate in four weeks by doctors. No date has been set on his return, and he probably will miss the pre-season.
Duke men’s basketball just concluded their Canadian Tour, and R.J. Barrett and Zion Willaimson lived up to all the hype they have received coming into this season. They started the 2018-2019 season with a bang, and with their performances on the tour, they have everybody in Durham excited, and basketball fans everywhere.
It was reported on Wednesday that Kobe Bryant's investment of $6M dollars in a company called BodyArmor sports is now worth $200M dollars. The soft drink giant Coca Cola acquired a minority stake in the sports drink company causing Kobe Bryant's initial investment to net him a 3,200% return.
So football season is finally over with the thrilling conclusion of Super Bowl 52 which saw The Philadelphia Eagles defend the defending champs, The New England Patriots. I’m a Patriots fan (I don’t care, sue me) so I wasn’t too happy, but I’ll admit, it was a great game.
If anybody watched basketball the first month of the season, it was a clear given that Ben Simmons was the Rookie of the Year. It was over! We saw all we needed to see! Just hand him the trophy now and save yourself the headache! Some say it still is. Simmons is putting up a very impressive 16.9 points, 7.4 assists, and 8.5 rebounds while shooting .504% from the floor.