Warriors mailbag: Assessing Golden State’s options with No. 2 pick

I’m of the belief that, if Antetokounmpo becomes available in a trade, the Warriors should do whatever they can to acquire him — even if that means parting with Thompson and Green. Antetokounmpo’s jump-shooting struggles were a major talking point during the Bucks’ conference-semifinals loss to the Heat, but that was largely because he doesn’t […]

Heat rookie Tyler Herro will become first person born in the 2000s to make NBA conference finals appearance

Miami selected Herro with the No. 13 overall pick of the 2019 NBA Draft last summer, which because of the league’s pause on the season over the coronavirus pandemic feels like ages ago. He is averaging 14.7 points per game off the bench for the Heat.

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s future: Why Warriors could still have a chance

Bucks Reasons for staying: To understand what drives Antetokounmpo, one needs only to read his Twitter bio: “Family-Loyalty-Legacy.” This is someone who still appreciates that Milwaukee took a chance on him when he was just a raw, gangly teenager who’d never played above Greece’s second division. Unlike some other perennial All-Stars, Antetokounmpo feels no urge […]

ULM athletics holds Warhawks United for Social Justice forum

“It’s incumbent upon us to tell a compelling story to students and hopefully it will motivate them,” Mayo said. “It hasn’t been easy. It’s been very challenging at times, but ULM has been good to me and gave me a foundation that I hope can help these young men and women.”