Basketball

  • Georgetown Mascot Skateboards Across Court, Looking Confused (Video)

    Georgetown Mascot Skateboards Across Court, Looking Confused (Video)

    For no particular reason, other than “it exists,” we’re pleased to give you a quick clip in which the Georgetown mascot skateboards across the court at the Verizon Center. Is this newsworthy? Absolutely. Any time the Georgetown mascot skateboards across ANYTHING, we drop what we’re doing and move to report it as quickly as possible. […]

  • Let’s All Watch John Calipari Dance During UK’s Win Over UT-Arlington (Video)

    Let’s All Watch John Calipari Dance During UK’s Win Over UT-Arlington (Video)

    The University of Kentucky’s John Calipari has become an extremely successful college basketball coach by recruiting highly talented players who have absolutely no interest in being college students. While some might say his approach is unethical and detrimental higher learning, there can be no doubt that it works. After elevating the basketball programs at UMass […]

  • NC State’s BeeJay Anaya Blocks Four Shots in 22 Seconds (Video)

    NC State’s BeeJay Anaya Blocks Four Shots in 22 Seconds (Video)

    Jacksonville Dolphins basketball players probably didn’t sleep very well after last night’s game against the NC State Wolfpack. Their dreams were probably haunted by visions of BeeJay Anaya blocks. The guy set a school record with 10 of them, including four on one single Jacksonville possession. Which is INSANE. Blocks didn’t come quite so easy […]

  • Creighton Player Dives for Ball, Comes Up Soaked in Beer (Video)

    Creighton Player Dives for Ball, Comes Up Soaked in Beer (Video)

    As Creighton player Toby Hegner teaches us, never hustle. You’ll just end up on the ground covered in beer. Unless your goal is to be on the ground covered in beer. In which case, by all means, hustle. The Bluejays’ forward went diving for a loose ball and wound up committing a party foul by spilling […]

  • Grandson of Phil Martelli Makes Adorable Return at Press Conference (Video)

    Grandson of Phil Martelli Makes Adorable Return at Press Conference (Video)

    Phil Martelli is the head basketball coach for St. Joseph’s. That’s somewhat notable, but not very interesting. They had a great year in 2004, but have been just above-average since. So why are we talking about Phil Martelli? Because he has an amazing grandson who manages to steal the show every chance he gets. Previously Phil […]

  • Turns Out Mo’ne Davis Is Really Good at Basketball, Too (Video)

    Turns Out Mo’ne Davis Is Really Good at Basketball, Too (Video)

    Mo’ne Davis became a household name and made the cover of Sports Illustrated because of her dominant pitching performances at (and leading up to) the Little League World Series. However, she’s probably not going to go on to become a professional baseball player because the deck is somewhat stacked against her in that sport. But […]

  • Tom Izzo Gives Moving Speech at Vigil for Lacy Holsworth (Video)

    Tom Izzo Gives Moving Speech at Vigil for Lacy Holsworth (Video)

    It is not uncommon for sports teams to arrange for their athletes to go to hospitals and visit with sick children. It’s a way for teams and athletes to use their fame and fortune to bring joy to people’s lives, and—let’s be honest—it’s damn good PR. What is uncommon is for athletes to connect with […]