Tag Archives: basketball

  • Spurs Beat Cavs After LeBron James Turnover on Final Play (Video)

    Spurs Beat Cavs After LeBron James Turnover on Final Play (Video)

    I’m quite certain that by the end of the NBA regular season, all will be well in Cleveland.  But for the time being, the Cleveland Cavaliers are a disappointing 5-5 following a 92-90 home loss to the San Antonio Spurs that was capped off with a LeBron James turnover on the final play of the game. […]

  • 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 […]

  • Artist Creates Brilliant Series of NBA Nickname Illustrations (Gallery)

    Artist Creates Brilliant Series of NBA Nickname Illustrations (Gallery)

    You probably didn’t wake up today thinking, “Boy, it sure would be cool if somebody would create a whole series of NBA nickname illustrations, because I would love to look at those.” However, now that you know somebody actually has created a whole series of NBA nickname illustrations, your interest is piqued, isn’t it? That […]

  • Blazers Fan Gives Us This Horrible Half Court Shot Last Night (Video)

    Blazers Fan Gives Us This Horrible Half Court Shot Last Night (Video)

    When a fan is provided an opportunity to take a half court shot to win something at an NBA game, most people would consider that certain someone to be lucky.  Well, this Portland Trail Blazers fan was given the opportunity to attempt a half court shot and win something at last night’s game against the […]

  • 9 Reasons Why Kobe Bryant Should Just Retire

    9 Reasons Why Kobe Bryant Should Just Retire

    After missing all but six games last season while rehabbing a ruptured achilles and a fractured lateral tibia plateau, Kobe Bryant has returned for the 2014-15 to play out the two-year $48.5 extension he signed with the Lakers last November. But should he have returned? Was is really a good idea for everyone involved? As you’ve probably figured […]

  • Manny Pacquio Is Way Better at Basketball than Singing (Video)

    Manny Pacquio Is Way Better at Basketball than Singing (Video)

    The other day I said Manny Pacquiao was a renaissance man who, in addition to being one of the greatest boxers in the world, was also a politician, pro basketball player, and a fantastic singer. Of course, I was lying about the singing part. Pacquiao really does have a few records to his name, but […]

  • Brittney Griner Delivers First Dunk in WNBA Playoffs History (Video)

    Brittney Griner Delivers First Dunk in WNBA Playoffs History (Video)

    Brittney Griner has made a lot of history in her relatively short professional basketball career. For starters, at 6’8″ she is the tallest woman in the WNBA and the fifth-tallest in the history of international women’s basketball. Then she came out as gay in 2013, and in 2014 she announced she is engaged to fellow […]