(Sports) Kareem Abdul-Jabaar Finally Gets His Statue Outside the Staples Center

Kareem Abdul-Jabaar finally got his long awaited and well deserved statue outside of the Staples Center.  The NBA’s all time leading scorer, six-time NBA champion (five with the Lakers), six-time MVP, 10-time All-NBA first team and 19-time All-Star received an emotional ceremony last night as his likes joined Wayne Gretzky, Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson, Jerry West and Oscar De La Hoya in the Star Plaza at the home of the Lakers.  The monumental occassion came through controversy as Kareem had publicly outed the Lakers for not erecting one sooner.

(Sports) Raiders Don’t Won’t T.O., Chad Johnson or Plaxico Burress

Not even two weeks into the season, and the Oakland Raiders already have issues at wide receiver after Denarius Moore missed the season-opener with a hamstring injury and Jacoby Ford ultimately had foot surgery.But even with the situation as Continue reading

(Sports) Chad Losing Everything

Chad Johnson‘s difficult week continued Wednesday, as coconut water brand Zico dropped the wide receiver from its endorsement roster.

The drink company told ESPN.com that Johnson’s endorsement deal, just announced on July 25, is over.

“The Zico brand is about supporting naturally powered athletes,” the company said in a statement. “We partnered with Chad Johnson because of our great respect for what he has achieved on the playing field.