Dikembe Mutombo And The Case Of The Missing Congolese Gold

Earlier this year, the Houston Chronicle reported that Kase Lawal, a rich Houston businessman appointed by Barack Obama to a FTC committee, had become enmeshed in an illicit scheme to smuggle several tons of gold out of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2011. What caught the eye wasn't so much the… » 3/01/12 4:10pm 3/01/12 4:10pm

ESPN's Bio For Serge Ibaka Does Not Know Which African Country He's From

Serge Ibaka is great! He had a triple-double (14 points, 15 rebounds, 11 blocks) last night in the Thunder's 124-118 overtime win over the Nuggets. But the Worldwide Leader, reader Morgan writes in, is shortchanging Ibaka's around-the-world origin. » 2/20/12 12:20pm 2/20/12 12:20pm