Tag Archives: basketball

  • FSU’s Xavier Rathan-Mayes Scores 30 Points in 4:38, Noles Still Lose (Video)

    FSU’s Xavier Rathan-Mayes Scores 30 Points in 4:38, Noles Still Lose (Video)

    Xavier Rathan-Mayes. Remember that name. (You’ve already forgotten it, haven’t you? It’s ok. It’s a tough name to remember.) Xavier put on nothing less than a legendary performance last night, scoring 30 points in 4 minutes and 38 seconds while trying to guide his Florida State Seminoles back to victory against Miami. Sadly, the Noles […]

  • Tonight’s Kevin Garnett Homecoming Will Give You Goosebumps (Video)

    Tonight’s Kevin Garnett Homecoming Will Give You Goosebumps (Video)

    Six days ago, KG was traded from the Brooklyn Nets to the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Thaddeus Young.  Tonight at the Target Center, the Kevin Garnett homecoming finally took place and it was just as extravagant as you’d expect. It started with a “Welcome Home” video, followed by a standing ovation, an elaborate pregame […]

  • Maryland Flash Mob Sparks Terps’ Win Over Wisconsin (Video)

    Maryland Flash Mob Sparks Terps’ Win Over Wisconsin (Video)

    Last night, a exciting battle between the Big Ten’s top two teams unfolded at XFINITY Center, as the No. 14 Maryland Terrapins upset the No. 5 Wisconsin Badgers, 59-53. How exactly did the Terps pull off the upset?  With hard work, determination, and a Maryland Flash Mob that seemed to get the crowd behind them in […]

  • 76ers’ Isaiah Canaan Hits Miracle Shot to Beat the Buzzer (Video)

    76ers’ Isaiah Canaan Hits Miracle Shot to Beat the Buzzer (Video)

    Not much has gone right for the Philadelphia 76ers this season.  They’re a pathetic 12-44 on the season, and thanks to the even-more-pathetic New York Knicks, they still probably won’t get the first overall draft pick in this summer’s NBA Draft. But in the world of sports, every once in a while even the worst teams with […]

  • James Harden Crossover Shatters Ricky Rubio’s Ankles (Video)

    James Harden Crossover Shatters Ricky Rubio’s Ankles (Video)

    Ricky Rubio‘s poor ankles will never be the same following this James Harden crossover during Monday night’s tilt between the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Houston Rockets. Rubio’s struggles in the defensive end of the court are well-documented, so seeing him squirm around on the floor while trying to defend one of the league’s best scorers shouldn’t […]

  • Check Out This LeBron James Jr. Highlight Tape (Video)

    Check Out This LeBron James Jr. Highlight Tape (Video)

    I’m going to resist all temptation to say that LeBron James Jr. is going to be the next LeBron James.  At 10-years-old, it is much too early to place such high expectations on the son of the best basketball player on the planet right now. But it’s still safe to say that LeBron James’ son […]

  • UNC Runs Four Corners Offense in Honor of Dean Smith (Video)

    UNC Runs Four Corners Offense in Honor of Dean Smith (Video)

    The late, great Dean Smith was the man responsible for creating the four corners offense and using it during college basketball games  So in their first home game since Smith’s passing on February 7, the UNC Tar Heels honored the coaching legend by running the four corners offense on their first offensive possession.  And much […]

  • Kevin Garnett Is Coming Home: Here’s the Video

    Kevin Garnett Is Coming Home: Here’s the Video

    During Thursday’s wild NBA Trade Deadline, the Minnesota Timberwolves provided the day’s biggest head-scratcher when they acquired Kevin Garnett from the Brooklyn Nets for Thaddeus Young. Garnett is set to become a free agent this summer after earning $12-million this season, while Young still has $9.4-million this year and $10-million next year remaining on his contract. […]

  • The 2015 NBA Trade Deadline Was Crazy: Here’s What Happened

    The 2015 NBA Trade Deadline Was Crazy: Here’s What Happened

    The 2015 NBA Trade Deadline was a quiet one….until half of the league’s owners went haywire, causing our brains to nearly explode as we did our best to try and keep up with things. In case you missed it, here’s a list of the trades that went down during the final hours leading up to the […]

  • Kentucky’s Devin Booker Takes Out Tennessee Cheerleader (Video)

    Kentucky’s Devin Booker Takes Out Tennessee Cheerleader (Video)

    Kentucky’s Devin Booker had himself quite the night on Tuesday.  In front of a hostile crowd at Thompson-Boling Arena in Tennessee, the freshman guard made his mark during the Wildcats’ 66-48 victory over the Volunteers, recording 18 points, severn rebounds, one assist, one steal, and one nasty takedown of an unsuspecting Tennessee cheerleader. Impressive stuff, but […]

  • Watch NBA All-Star Game Highlights in Phantom Slow-Motion (Video)

    Watch NBA All-Star Game Highlights in Phantom Slow-Motion (Video)

    Did you miss the 2015 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday because you were watching Saturday Night Live‘s 40th Anniversary special?  If so, apparently you’re not the only one. But just because you didn’t see all of the NBA All-Star Game highlights as they happened, it doesn’t mean you still can’t enjoy them.  That’s because the […]

  • Seton Hall’s Sterling Gibbs Ejected For Punching Villanova Player (Video)

    Seton Hall’s Sterling Gibbs Ejected For Punching Villanova Player (Video)

    Things got ugly during the latter portion of last night’s Big East match-up between Seton Hall and No. 6 Villanova, as the Pirates’ Sterling Gibbs was assessed a flagrant foul 2 and ejected for punching the Wildcats’ Ryan Arcidiacono in the face. The incident occurred with just under five minutes remaining in the game and Nova […]

  • Steve Kerr’s All-Star Coaching Strategies Are Awesome (Videos)

    Steve Kerr’s All-Star Coaching Strategies Are Awesome (Videos)

    The West emerged from the 2015 NBA All-Star Game with a 163-158 victory, and they owe it all to Steve Kerr‘s all-star coaching strategies. Here he is game-planning for his team’s first offensive possession of the game: Here’s the Golden State Warriors coach stating the obvious to 15-time NBA All-Star and former Spurs teammate Tim […]