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  • This Fan of Chris “Birdman” Andersen Was Pretty Excited Last Night (Video)

    This Fan of Chris “Birdman” Andersen Was Pretty Excited Last Night (Video)

    When the Miami Heat picked up Chris “Birdman” Andersen midway through the 2012-13 NBA season, it reminded me a lot of the Bulls picking up Dennis Rodman in 1995. Here you had a team that already had championship-winning superstars, adding a flamboyant defensive specialist. Well, that signing is looking pretty good these days. The Heat […]

  • 2013 NBA Playoffs Cheerleader Power Rankings

    2013 NBA Playoffs Cheerleader Power Rankings

    We’ve tried to get you interested in the 2013 NBA Playoffs by telling you about the big storylines, and by giving you a little lesson in the history of NBA playoff upsets. Ultimately, however, if you don’t really have a team to root for, whether it’s because the team in your area sucks (sorry, Charlotte) or […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 4/23/2013 — Stephen Curry

    Stat Line of the Night — 4/23/2013 — Stephen Curry

    After watching David Lee go down with a hip flexor injury in Game One (an injury that will keep him out for the remainder of the post-season), the Golden State Warriors needed their entire team to step up in his absence if they hoped to take Game Two in Denver and even their series with […]

  • Referee Takes a Spill During Clippers-Grizzlies Game 2 (Video)

    Referee Takes a Spill During Clippers-Grizzlies Game 2 (Video)

    NBA referees may not be quite as hilariously awful as the replacement referees who worked the first few weeks of the 2012 NFL season. However, over the course of an entire five-month basketball season they’ve given us just as many awkward moments. We’ve seen a guy accidentally keep a ball inbounds and give the Heat […]

  • 13 Biggest NBA Playoff Upsets

    13 Biggest NBA Playoff Upsets

    The 2013 NBA Playoffs are officially underway, and so far the best teams are dominating the way they are supposed to. However, that doesn’t mean we won’t see any upsets this year. You never know when an underdog will pull it all together, or when a powerhouse will stumble. Maybe Kevin Durant will sprain an […]

  • Boxing Fans Fight in the Parking Lot After Alvarez-Trout (Video)

    Boxing Fans Fight in the Parking Lot After Alvarez-Trout (Video)

    The super welterweight championship bout between Canelo Alvarez and Austin Trout at the Alamodome in San Antonio this past Saturday had a pretty interesting storyline. Alvarez already held the WBC title and he was looking to win the WBA title as well—a title that his own brother, Rigoberto Alvarez, lost to Trout back in 2011. […]