J.R. Smith just took a loss, and the NBA season hasn’t even started yet. The 2013 Sixth Man of the Year has been suspended the first five games of the season for violating the NBA’s drug policy.
Alex Rodriguez is truly a polarizing athlete. As one of the highest paid Major League Baseball players in league history, the scrutiny on him has touched various aspects of his career including his on field performance, vanity, womanizing, individual character and his choice use of words, or lack there of.
The hammer has fallen on Alex Rodriguez, but it’s not a lifetime ban. The New York Yankees third baseman has been suspended by Major League Baseball for the rest of the 2013 season and all of the 2014 season.
The infamous Drake and Chris Brown club brawl went down last summer, but its repercussions are still being felt. A pair of popular NYC clubs, WiP where the altercation went down and Greenhouse, which is around the corner, will be shuttered for 10 days.
Apparently, “YOLO” is still a thing. The acronym for a You Only Live Once got a Texas high school student suspended when he wrote it on an exam and tweeted the evidence to friends and school administrators.
Popular NBA analyst for ESPN and founder of Grantland, Bill Simmons, was suspended earlier this week for tweets criticizing one of the network’s flagship shows, First Take.