NBA

  • NBA 2K14 Got the Positioning of LeBron James’ Headband Just Right (Pic)

    NBA 2K14 Got the Positioning of LeBron James’ Headband Just Right (Pic)

    The goal with any sports sim video game has always been to make the gameplay as realistic as possible. At first that meant simply getting the strategy and outcomes right. Then it meant making the players move more realistically, and recreating venues in every painstaking detail. Now it means capturing every detail, quirk, and nuance […]

  • Diana Taurasi Kisses Seimone Augustus During WNBA Playoff Game (Video)

    Diana Taurasi Kisses Seimone Augustus During WNBA Playoff Game (Video)

    In the NBA, they throw vicious elbows. In the WNBA, apparently, they kiss. Last night in Minneapolis, during Game 1 of the WNBA Western Conference Finals—that’s right, the WNBA playoffs are going on right now—Diana Taurasi of the Phoenix Mercury got into a minor skirmish with Seimone Augustus of the Minnesota Lynx, giving her a […]

  • Dirk Nowitzki Stars In Mavericks Geico Ad Parody (Video)

    Dirk Nowitzki Stars In Mavericks Geico Ad Parody (Video)

    You’ve seen the ad: an obnoxious camel bothers each one of its coworkers about the fact that it’s “Hump Day” in the office. It’s a typically funny Geico advertisement, and one that was apparently thought to be ripe for parody by Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks. The premise of the parody commercial is that […]

  • LeBron James Has Some Messed Up Looking Toes (Pics)

    LeBron James Has Some Messed Up Looking Toes (Pics)

    Well, it looks like the LeBron James hairline watch might be coming to an end in the near future, now that the two-time NBA champion is on the verge of sporting a perfectly polished Jordan-style cue ball. So you know what that means, right? Exactly. We have to find some new imperfection to mock. I […]

  • Watch DeAndre Jordan Take a Punch In Slow-Motion (Video & GIF)

    Watch DeAndre Jordan Take a Punch In Slow-Motion (Video & GIF)

    Slow-motion rules! We’ve demonstrated why this is the case in the past, and here’s more proof, in the form of  slow-mo video that captures Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan getting punched in the face. Check it out: And if that wasn’t enough to satisfy you, here’s a slow-motion GIF of the punch: Hat Tip […]

  • LeBron James Puts the Hairline Jokes to Bed by Shaving His Head (Pics)

    LeBron James Puts the Hairline Jokes to Bed by Shaving His Head (Pics)

    Lots have athletes have garnered attention for their wacky hairdos over the years, from Andre Agassi to Carlos Valderrama. However, I dare say that no one’s hair has been analyzed and mocked more than that of LeBron James. Of course, unlike the other two guys I just mentioned, the talk about LeBron’s hair is never […]

  • LeBron James Gets Unauthorized Police Escort to Jay-Z Concert in Miami (Video)

    LeBron James Gets Unauthorized Police Escort to Jay-Z Concert in Miami (Video)

    Here’s a hypothetical scenario for you to ponder: You’re a high-ranking official with the Miami-Dade Police Department. Jay-Z is in your city for a concert, and he refuses to start playing until LeBron James is in attendance. James is stuck in traffic. You know that you’re not supposed to give preferential treatment to any Miami-Dade […]

  • Is This The Most Insane Basketball Shot Of All-Time? (GIF)

    Is This The Most Insane Basketball Shot Of All-Time? (GIF)

    There’s a channel over on YouTube called CKDTrickShots, and pretty much all the videos are of a bunch of high school kids in Oregon making ridiculous trick basketball shots. They started about three years ago and really only went strong for a year before the real world (college, maybe?) took a bite out of their […]