Littlefield: For Bill Russell, 'A Lifetime Achievement Award Feels About Right'
Bill Russell will receive the NBA Lifetime Achievement Award on June 26 to go along with his 11 NBA championships and Presidential Medal of Freedom. Bill Littlefield reflects on the life and accomplishments of one of basketball's greatest champions.
Littlefield: Don't Blame Kevin Durant And The Warriors For Excelling
As the Cleveland Cavaliers struggle to keep pace with the Golden State Warriors through two games, some fans blame Kevin Durant for making the NBA Finals boring. Bill Littlefield disagrees, offering his take on Kevin Durant's legacy and suspense in the NBA Finals.
Warriors' Journey From Mean To Nice, Bad To Good
Before the Warriors were perennial Western Conference champs, they were a struggling franchise at the bottom of the standings. And at one practice in 1997, frustration among coaches and players alike sparked one of the most controversial moments in NBA history.
A Look At Tech Failures In Sports
Sports continue to rely more and more on technology. Leagues are adding sophisticated replay systems for officials. Coaches are counting on computers to help them make decisions during games. Stadiums are powering huge facilities to support crowds. But sometimes technology breaks down.