NBA

  • DeMarcus Cousins Stops JUST Short of Punching Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins Stops JUST Short of Punching Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins exercised something we haven’t seen a lot of recently in sports: restraint. After receiving an elbow to the throat from Spain’s Jonas Valanciunas, DeMarcus came up swinging. Almost. He stopped himself at the proverbial 11th hour, possibly aware he was on a global stage surrounded by lots of cameras covering the FIBA World […]

  • LeBron James 9/11 Tweet Gets Truly Baffling (and Gross) Response

    LeBron James 9/11 Tweet Gets Truly Baffling (and Gross) Response

    A Lebron James 9/11 Tweet reminded us, once again, that no good deed goes unpunished. After a brief, heartfelt mention of 9/11 and its significance, Lebron James‘ 9/11 Tweet was met with a surprising, and truly disgusting, response. Of course, the response was made all the more vulgar because it was in response to United […]

  • He Does It Again: The Jeremy Lin Wax Statue Prank FTW (Video)

    He Does It Again: The Jeremy Lin Wax Statue Prank FTW (Video)

    If you thought that Madame Tussaud’s in San Francisco was missing a Jeremy Lin wax statue…so did Jeremy Lin. In another of his glorious line of pranks, Lin took to the tourist trap to pose as a Jeremy Lin wax statue, only to scare the crap out of those that cozied up to him/it. At […]

  • Roy Hibbert Witnesses Police Officer Giving Boots to a Homeless Man (Pic)

    Roy Hibbert Witnesses Police Officer Giving Boots to a Homeless Man (Pic)

    Strictly speaking, a police officer giving boots to a homeless man has nothing to do with sports. However, when that act of charity is witnessed and then publicized by a very famous professional athlete—in this case, Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert—then it kinda becomes a sports story, doesn’t it? Hibbert was driving around Indianapolis on […]

  • Manny Pacquio Is Way Better at Basketball than Singing (Video)

    Manny Pacquio Is Way Better at Basketball than Singing (Video)

    The other day I said Manny Pacquiao was a renaissance man who, in addition to being one of the greatest boxers in the world, was also a politician, pro basketball player, and a fantastic singer. Of course, I was lying about the singing part. Pacquiao really does have a few records to his name, but […]

  • Brittney Griner Delivers First Dunk in WNBA Playoffs History (Video)

    Brittney Griner Delivers First Dunk in WNBA Playoffs History (Video)

    Brittney Griner has made a lot of history in her relatively short professional basketball career. For starters, at 6’8″ she is the tallest woman in the WNBA and the fifth-tallest in the history of international women’s basketball. Then she came out as gay in 2013, and in 2014 she announced she is engaged to fellow […]