The biggest difference between the Mavericks and Panthers may have come in the aftermath of their scandals. While one franchise offered transparency and remorse, the other offered indifference and ignorance.
Current and former Mavericks employees have described the franchise as rife with misogyny and predatory sexual behavior. Given the serious nature of the sexual harassment allegations, how might the NBA respond?
Mark Cuban is vowing to overhaul the Mavericks’ workplace culture after learning of SI’s investigation. “I’m embarrassed, to be honest with you, that it happened under my ownership, and it needs to be fixed. Period. End of story.”
More than a dozen current and ex-employees characterize the Mavs' hostile work environment—ranging from sexual harassment to domestic violence—as an “open secret.” Sports Illustrated details the allegations in a special investigation.
Isaiah Thomas worked for years to prove himself on the court only to be traded by the Celtics and Cavaliers. Now that he's in L.A., what does a mutually beneficial outcome for Thomas and the Lakers even look like?
Matt and Rohan spend NBA All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles and try to get the most out of it with interviews of Kevin Hart, Chris Paul and more. Plus guest hosts Carlos Boozer and Nate Robinson take over the show for All-Star media day.
All-Star Weekend wasn’t just another high note from Victor Oladipo’s season-long coming out party—it was also the first time his father watched him play. The Crossover goes behind the scenes with the Pacers star in LA.