Tag Archives: basketball

  • Charles Barkley Was Dozing Off Last Night on ‘NBA on TNT’ (Video + GIFs)

    Charles Barkley Was Dozing Off Last Night on ‘NBA on TNT’ (Video + GIFs)

    Normally if we’re doing a post about Charles Barkley, it’s because he had some interesting things to say on NBA on TNT. However, today we’re going a post about him precisely because he didn’t have any interesting things to say last night…because he was falling asleep. Yep, last night on NBA on TNT, Sir Charles lost interest in what was going […]

  • Chicago Bulls’ Mike Dunleavy Was a Bloody Mess Last Night (Video + GIF)

    Chicago Bulls’ Mike Dunleavy Was a Bloody Mess Last Night (Video + GIF)

    The way Mike Dunleavy played last night, the Chicago Bulls probably wish somebody would elbow him in the face every night. Early in the second quarter against the Houston Rockets, Dunleavy drew a charging foul on Chandler Parsons. In doing so, the Bulls forward got whacked by Parsons’ elbow just above the right eye, opening […]

  • 27 Awesome Ankle-Breaker GIFs

    27 Awesome Ankle-Breaker GIFs

    Dunks are are fun to watch. Anybody who’s ever seen LeBron James show off at practice knows that. However, in it’s simplest, most basic form, a dunk is just a person dropping a ball through a hoop. Anybody who’s seven feet tall can do it, and you see about 10 to 20 dunks every time […]

  • Knicks Hire Phil Jackson to Be President of Zen Basketball Operations

    Knicks Hire Phil Jackson to Be President of Zen Basketball Operations

    Last November, Phil Jackson got passed over for the head coaching job of the Los Angeles Lakers, which must have been pretty awkward for the Zen Master seeing as how the team is run by his fiancée, Jeanie Buss. Now I imagine things between them are going to get even more awkward. Though the exact details […]

  • The 13 Longest Losing Streaks in NBA History

    The 13 Longest Losing Streaks in NBA History

    Last March, all NBA fans were talking about was the Miami Heat winning streak. This March, however, is being dominated by a losing streak. In case you have not noticed, the sad Philadelphia 76ers have not won a basketball game since January 29 at Boston, which means they’ve now lost 17 consecutive games. Where does the […]

  • Chris ‘Birdman’ Andersen Makes Post-Game Interview Not Suck (Video)

    Chris ‘Birdman’ Andersen Makes Post-Game Interview Not Suck (Video)

    Nobody really expects a post-game interview to be entraining or informative. Sure, every once in a while we get a Richard Sherman moment in which something completely unscripted and unexpected happens, and that’s fun. But post-game interviews like that are rare. The vast majority of them feature athletes giving clichéd answers to clichéd questions. Fortunately, […]

  • Justin Bieber Is a Sad, Sad Tool, and Here’s More Proof  (Video)

    Justin Bieber Is a Sad, Sad Tool, and Here’s More Proof (Video)

    You probably already knew Justin Bieber had become one of the world’s preeminent tools. However, just in case you were on the fence about the kid, we present to you this Instagram video of him trying to act like he’s awesome at basketball. You see, Justin Bieber is quite obviously not awesome at basketball. Nevertheless, […]

  • 9 Most Pathetic Sports Franchises Right Now

    9 Most Pathetic Sports Franchises Right Now

    One of the hardest parts of being passionate about any sports team is that fortune and luck can fluctuate like the stock market, and you experience all the emotional fallout without having any control over the team that makes those emotions happen. So it might be a little cathartic to check out these nine teams, […]

  • Pistons Mascot Scares the Heck Out of Joakim Noah (GIF)

    Pistons Mascot Scares the Heck Out of Joakim Noah (GIF)

    On Wednesday, Joakim Noah recorded his second triple-double in three games (10 points, 11 rebounds, 11 assists) to help his Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons at The Palace by a score of 105-94.  It was a tough home loss for a Detroit team that currently sits in ninth place in the Eastern Conference, just three […]