Fans react as Boston Celtics lost 106-101 against Miami Heat 

Fans react as Boston Celtics lost 106-101 against Miami Heat 

Boston Celtics blew a second straight second-half lead and lost 106-101 to the Miami Heat on Thursday night, Celtics guard Marcus Smart was yelling at his teammates in the locker room before leaving the room swearing, according to ESPN’s Malika Andrews. Smart left the locker room yelling, “Y’all on some bulls—,” according to Andrews, and there were several loud clanks — like someone throwing things — coming from inside it, while several players, beyond just Smart, were yelling. Though Smart left without speaking to reporters after being requested following Game 2 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals, those…

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Boston Celtics beat Toronto Raptors 111-89 in NBA Eastern Conference semi-finals

Boston Celtics beat Toronto Raptors 111-89 in NBA Eastern Conference semi-finals

Boston Celtics defeated reigning NBA champions Toronto Raptors 11-89 on Monday pushing them to the brink of elimination in the Eastern Conference semi-finals. The best-of-seven series between both the teams now stands at 3-2, with Celtics in lead. They dominated defensively to hold the Raptors to 20 per cent shooting in the first quarter and got a lead of 25-11 in the opening period. In the second quarter, the Celtics scored 37 points that two more than the Raptors managed in all of the first half. By the halftime, the…

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NBA Elections: Olumide Akpata emerges as NBA President

NBA Elections: Olumide Akpata emerges as NBA President

A former Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL), Olumide Akpata, has emerged winner of the Nigerian Bar Association’s (NBA) national elections. Akpata defeated two Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs), to become the first non-SAN president in years. He finished the polls with a total of 9,891 votes out of the total 18,256 ballots cast. Babatunde Ajibade (SAN) garnered 4,328 votes, while Dele Adesina (SAN) got 3,982 votes. The NBA’s national election ended at 11pm on Thursday. Akpata maintained a 54.3 per cent lead consistently since…

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BREAKING: Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is dead

BREAKING: Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is dead

Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is dead, 41, is killed in Calabasas helicopter crash along with four others onboard Kobe Bean Bryant is an American former professional basketball player. He played his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. He entered the NBA directly from high school and won five NBA championships Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, on Sunday morning. The 41-year-old former Los Angeles Lakers basketball star’s death was confirmed by TMZ. The outlet reported that Bryant was traveling with…

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