NBA

  • Evan Turner Dunked on LeBron James (GIF)

    Evan Turner Dunked on LeBron James (GIF)

    Any chances of the incredible Miami Heat going 82-0 or the horrible Philadelphia 76ers going 0-82 were dashed last night when the latter beat the former in a stunning upset at the Wells Fargo Center. And highlighting the 76ers’ 114-110 victory over the Heat was this emphatic dunk by 2010 second-overall draft pick Evan Turner […]

  • Check Out This Girl’s Amazing Rapid Fire Basketball Skills (Video)

    Check Out This Girl’s Amazing Rapid Fire Basketball Skills (Video)

    You know those arcade basketball games in which you have to sink as many miniature basketballs into the little hoop as possible before time expires? Well, everyone knows the skills required to succeed at them don’t translate into actual success on a basketball court, and vice versa. So for fans of actual basketball, it’s hard […]

  • Jack Nicholson Takes a Snooze at the Lakers Game (GIF)

    Jack Nicholson Takes a Snooze at the Lakers Game (GIF)

    Last night’s NBA season opener between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers was interesting up until midway through the fourth quarter, when the Lakers went on a run en route to the 116-103 victory. But not even the excitement provided by 42 minutes of back-and-forth basketball could keep Lakers superfan Jack Nicholson […]

  • The NBA Is Back, and So Are the Goofy Faces of Chris Bosh (Video + GIF)

    The NBA Is Back, and So Are the Goofy Faces of Chris Bosh (Video + GIF)

    The NBA season may be just one day old, but the Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh is already in midseason form—at least when it comes to making goofy faces. The Boshtrich, of course, has become known in recent years for the funny faces he makes. Sometimes he makes these faces because he’s excited. Sometimes he makes […]

  • Kyrie Irving is Back as Uncle Drew, and He Brought Two Friends with Him (Video)

    Kyrie Irving is Back as Uncle Drew, and He Brought Two Friends with Him (Video)

    Good news, basketball fans. In advance of the 2013-14 NBA season, which kicks off—when is it again?—oh right, tonight, Kyrie Irving is back as “Uncle Drew.” Now, in case you somehow haven’t heard of the Uncle Drew phenomenon, it’s basically an entertaining series of six-minute commercials for Pepsi Max in which Irving dresses up as […]

  • Gregg Popovich Went All Allen Iverson on Craig Sager Last Night (Videos)

    Gregg Popovich Went All Allen Iverson on Craig Sager Last Night (Videos)

    If San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich isn’t the best coach in the NBA, he’s certainly in the top three. Under his leadership the Spurs have turned into the NBA’s model franchise, winning championships in 1999, 2003, 2005, and 2007, while almost winning another last year, having taken the Heat to seven games. However, Popovich […]

  • Greg Oden Dunked a Basketball Without Breaking Himself in Half (Video)

    Greg Oden Dunked a Basketball Without Breaking Himself in Half (Video)

    Normally when a seven-foot, 273-pound center dunks a basketball, the only thing you’re worried about shattering is the backboard. Not when that center is Greg Oden, though. When it’s Oden—a.k.a. the most breakable man alive—you’re worried he might just shatter every brittle bone in his body. You’re also worried he’ll destroy half his ligaments and […]

  • Bulls Announcer Stacy King Has His Own Soundboard

    Bulls Announcer Stacy King Has His Own Soundboard

    Over the years, Chicago Bulls announcer Stacey King certainly has put the “color” in color analyst. Pretty much any time you tune in to CSN to watch a Bulls game, you are guaranteed to hear some colorful expression come from this guy’s mouth, because he’s got at least one for every situation and, more importantly, […]