The Spurs had a subtle difference in their goodbye messages to Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green, and some believe it’s a petty shot at the team’s departing superstar

@Spurs / Twitter The San Antonio Spurs traded beleaguered superstar Kawhi Leonard away to the Toronto Raptors along with Danny Green in exchange for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl, and a 2019 pick. After the deal was made official, the Spurs sent both Leonard and Green off with farewell posts from the team’s official Twitter account. Some fans on […]

Tom Petty died from an accidental drug overdose involving painkiller Fentanyl

Jerod Harris Singer Tom Petty died of an accidental drug overdose that included opioid painkiller Fentanyl, the medical examiner-coroner for the county of Los Angeles announced on Friday. Petty passed away suddenly last October but the cause of his death had remained unclear until now. The singer suffered from knee and hip problems and had […]

Jalen Rose tells Paul Pierce he is being ‘petty’ during ESPN segment about his feud with Isaiah Thomas

NBA Countdown Jalen Rose called Paul Pierce “petty” for his handling of his ongoing feud with Isaiah Thomas and his jersey retirement ceremony. The controversy stemmed from Pierce’s insistence that Isaiah Thomas not be honored on the same night as his jersey retirement. In the end, it appears as if Pierce has gotten his way, […]

The law that’s freeing UK’s 'worst rapist,' while other petty criminals face indefinite terms

Many are asking why the UK’s ‘worst sex offender’ – a cabbie believed to have assaulted 100 women – will be freed from jail while thousands of others on indeterminate sentences for lesser crimes are still without a release date. John Worboys, 60, a former stripper and porn actor, was convicted of 19 offences in […]

What I’d Do Differently: Kyle Petty

– C/D: What’s been difficult about being a race broadcaster? – KP: The hardest thing in making that transition was being honest. Just telling how you feel. My whole world was inside that fence in the infield—what’s known as the garage area. All those other drivers, all those other owners, and all those other team […]

Video of 90,000 Gators fans singing a tribute to Tom Petty in unison is amazing

CBS Earlier this week, legendary rocker Tom Petty died unexpectedly at the age of 66. On Saturday, football fans from his hometown came together to sing a tribute. The moment came at the end of the third quarter during the game between the Florida Gators and the LSU Tigers. Before the start of the fourth […]

The Gospel Of Tom Petty 🎸

Before Tom Petty saddled up next to Bob Dylan and Roy Orbison in the Traveling Wilburys, and before he towered over the Billboard charts for more than two decades, and before I climbed the seemingly endless steps of a sold-out arena to watch him play just this past June, and before his first band, Mudcrutch, […]

Long Live Tom Petty 🎵

In 1993, shortly after the Smashing Pumpkins’ Siamese Dream and Nirvana’s In Utero dropped, a lot of kids in the ‘90s got their first taste of next-era Tom Petty with the single “Mary Jane’s Last Dance” from the Heartbreakers’ Greatest Hits set. But many of those new fans probably didn’t have a full-length introduction to […]

Tom Petty dead: Music icon’s greatest hits race up charts in the US, UK and worldwide

The American hitmaker was 66 when he was found in full cardiac arrest yesterday, October 2, and later died. In his lifetime he sold more than 80 million records worldwide, and he’s selling even more today. In the USA, his Greatest Hits collection has rocketed to No1 on the US iTunes rankings, while Wildflowers rises […]