Basketball

  • 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 […]

  • Fox News Anchor Congratulates UConn on Their NAACP Championship. Whoops. (Video)

    Fox News Anchor Congratulates UConn on Their NAACP Championship. Whoops. (Video)

    In the wee hours of the morning on Tuesday, after the UConn Huskies defeated the Kentucky Wildcats for their second national championship in four years, Fox & Friends anchor Heather Childers made a pretty hilarious slip of the tongue. Instead of saying the Huskies were the NCAA champions, she said they were the NAACP champions. Now, I imagine if […]

  • Artist Rebrands Jerseys of Sixteen College Basketball Teams (Gallery)

    Artist Rebrands Jerseys of Sixteen College Basketball Teams (Gallery)

    A Canadian artist by the name Dead Dilly decided to do a little bit more with his Sweet Sixteen March Madness picks than just put them on a bracket. Instead, he “rebranded” every team on his Sweet Sixteen bracket, for a series of new renderings he calls “Rebrand the Sweet Sixteen.” “Rebrand the Sweet Sixteen” […]

  • UConn Huskies Troll Drake on Twitter After Beating Kentucky (Pics)

    UConn Huskies Troll Drake on Twitter After Beating Kentucky (Pics)

    After Kentucky beat Wisconsin to reach the National Championship Game, rapper Drake was seen celebrating in the locker room with the team. He took a lot of flak for it on the interwebs, too, with people calling him a classic bandwagon jumper and questioning how long the native Torontonian had actually been a Kentucky basketball […]

  • NCAA March Madness: 2014 “One Shining Moment” (Video)

    NCAA March Madness: 2014 “One Shining Moment” (Video)

    After the University of Connecticut Huskies were named the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament Champions and Shabazz Napier was awarded the Final Four MVP, there was only one thing left to do. You all know what it is, so without further ado, here is the 2014 March Madness tournament’s edition of “One Shining Moment.” Check it […]

  • Here Are Both of Aaron Harrison’s Game-Winning Three-Pointers in One GIF

    Here Are Both of Aaron Harrison’s Game-Winning Three-Pointers in One GIF

    Last Sunday, Kentucky’s Aaron Harrison hit a clutch three-pointer with three seconds left on the clock that beat Michigan and sent the Wildcats to the Final Four. Then, just six says later, he did it again. Facing Wisconsin in the semifinals this past Saturday—this time trailing by two points late in the game—Aaron took an […]

  • Kentucky Wildcats Fan Does Some Celebratory Stripping in a Bar (Photo)

    Kentucky Wildcats Fan Does Some Celebratory Stripping in a Bar (Photo)

    On Saturday, the Kentucky Wildcats won against Wisconsin and paved their way to the National Championship game—where they will take on UConn—much to the excitement of Kentucky fans all over the country. Included among those excited Wildcats fans is the woman in the photo above, who was caught on camera by CBS Sports’ Erin Sharoni showing […]