NBA

  • Kobe Bryant Flies Turkish Airlines (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Flies Turkish Airlines (Video)

    Kobe Bryant has had little time to travel over the past three summers as his Los Angeles Lakers have continued to play basketball well into June, making the NBA Finals the past three seasons.  But when he does have the opportunity to get away, “The Black Mamba” chooses Turkish Airlines, and you should too. Heck, […]

  • Chris Bosh Flops Following A Phantom Elbow (Video)

    Chris Bosh Flops Following A Phantom Elbow (Video)

    You could have put Chris Bosh in a soccer uniform last night and the Miami Heat forward wouldn’t have looked even the slightest bit out of place, thanks to a rather embarrassing flop he took while defending the Chicago Bulls’ Carlos Boozer. Midway through the second quarter, it appeared as though Boozer had elbowed Bosh […]

  • Picture Of The Day: NBA All-Star Weekend, a.k.a. Black Thanksgiving?

    Picture Of The Day: NBA All-Star Weekend, a.k.a. Black Thanksgiving?

    So does this mean I spent my “Black Thanksgiving” watching Blake Griffin dunk over a Kia Optima and Kobe Bryant dominate the Eastern Conference in front of a sellout crowd at the Staples Center?  No Turkey?  No stuffing?  No cranberry sauce and sweet potato pie?  Am I the only one who was unaware of this […]

  • Blake Griffin Bounce Pass Alley-oop from John Wall (GIF)

    Blake Griffin Bounce Pass Alley-oop from John Wall (GIF)

    The NBA’s Spite Slam Dunk Contest is set to take flight tonight in Los Angeles, and the energy building around this year’s event couldn’t be much more electric.  Not since Vince Carter was chosen to participate in 2000 has there been so much hype surrounding the event, and it is all because of one man… […]

  • Nuggets To Trade Carmelo Anthony To The Nets, Await His Approval

    Nuggets To Trade Carmelo Anthony To The Nets, Await His Approval

    First it was the Knicks.  Then the Nets.  Then the Lakers. Then the Bulls. Then the Rockets.  Then the Nuggets.  Then the Knicks again.  And finally, it appears as though the Carmelo Anthony trade-destination wheel is prepared to finally stop on the New Jersey Nets. Melo will enter this weekend’s All-Star festivities as a member […]

  • J.J. Redick Gets His Ankles Broken…Again! (Video)

    J.J. Redick Gets His Ankles Broken…Again! (Video)

    The Orlando Magic’s J.J. Redick showed an incredible amount of courage last night when he continued to play despite suffering his second broken ankle this month.  Of course, when we say “broken ankle” we are talking about basketball’s version of the injury, which inflicts more pain on one’s self-esteem than on their actual ankle. The […]

  • Blake Griffin Hits His Head On The Backboard (Video)

    Blake Griffin Hits His Head On The Backboard (Video)

    At times, Blake Griffin’s worst enemy can be his very own leaping ability…and those incredibly hard backboards. It has become quite obvious that the only thing capable of stopping the Los Angeles Clippers’ superstar rookie once he takes flight is the possibility of him hitting his head on the backboard.  That was the case last […]

  • LeBron James Assisted On His Own Basket Last Night (Video)

    LeBron James Assisted On His Own Basket Last Night (Video)

    A few days ago the University of Bridgeport men’s basketball team showed us all how a Division II school gets on SportsCenter when two of their players teamed up for an incredible off-the-backboard alley-oop dunk.  Last night, LeBron James showed us all that he doesn’t need anyone’s help to create his own highlight reel slam […]

  • Ellen Gives Suns’ Self-Dunking Stuntman A Shot At Redemption (Video)

    Ellen Gives Suns’ Self-Dunking Stuntman A Shot At Redemption (Video)

    Just over two weeks ago Phoenix Suns’ stunt dunker Nick Corrales made highlight reel packages everywhere after he dunked both the ball and himself through the hoop during a break in the action.  As it turns out, Corrales didn’t actually intend to send his body through the rim, but instead, he was simply doing some […]