July 27, 2016 | 9:19 am EDT Update
Steve Kyler: Larry (Sanders) is not looking for crazy money, in fact I think he’d play for the minimum, so everyone is possible.
Louisiana hasn’t been asked to chip in money for the 2017 NBA All-Star Game yet. Attracting such events usually requires the state to put up some money, but Gov. John Bel Edwards’ staff said the NBA hasn’t requested any funding at this point.
An NBA player who was called out by his playmate girlfriend on Instagram for allegedly cheating on her, has now become engaged. Utah Jazz center, Jeff Withey, 26, sealed the deal with Kennedy Summers with a massive diamond ring. The basketball player, who earns a million dollars a year shooting hoops, was caught out last month after Kennedy noticed that her boyfriend had bought two tickets for the movies, despite claiming he was going alone.
“Amar’e will always have love for Phoenix,” Stoudemire’s agent, Happy Walters, said Tuesday. “It’s where it all started. He loves Phoenix and has high regard for the fans. He will always have super great feelings and a close relationship with Phoenix. But six years later after going to New York, he grew close with the people there, too. (Knicks owner and Madison Square Garden chairman) Jim Dolan and New York always showed him love.”