Tag Archives: basketball

  • Here’s Some Guy Shattering the Backboard with a 360º Dunk (Video)

    Here’s Some Guy Shattering the Backboard with a 360º Dunk (Video)

    Have you ever heard of the Harlem Wizards? They’re very much like the Harlem Globetrotters in that they’re a basketball team that goes around entertaining people with tricks and stunts. The only differences are that the Wizards do most of their work for local charities and youth organizations, they are actually still based in Harlem, […]

  • NBA 2K14 Got the Positioning of LeBron James’ Headband Just Right (Pic)

    NBA 2K14 Got the Positioning of LeBron James’ Headband Just Right (Pic)

    The goal with any sports sim video game has always been to make the gameplay as realistic as possible. At first that meant simply getting the strategy and outcomes right. Then it meant making the players move more realistically, and recreating venues in every painstaking detail. Now it means capturing every detail, quirk, and nuance […]

  • Diana Taurasi Kisses Seimone Augustus During WNBA Playoff Game (Video)

    Diana Taurasi Kisses Seimone Augustus During WNBA Playoff Game (Video)

    In the NBA, they throw vicious elbows. In the WNBA, apparently, they kiss. Last night in Minneapolis, during Game 1 of the WNBA Western Conference Finals—that’s right, the WNBA playoffs are going on right now—Diana Taurasi of the Phoenix Mercury got into a minor skirmish with Seimone Augustus of the Minnesota Lynx, giving her a […]

  • LeBron James Has Some Messed Up Looking Toes (Pics)

    LeBron James Has Some Messed Up Looking Toes (Pics)

    Well, it looks like the LeBron James hairline watch might be coming to an end in the near future, now that the two-time NBA champion is on the verge of sporting a perfectly polished Jordan-style cue ball. So you know what that means, right? Exactly. We have to find some new imperfection to mock. I […]

  • Danny Seigle Knocks Over Two Defenders With an Artful Crossover (Video)

    Danny Seigle Knocks Over Two Defenders With an Artful Crossover (Video)

    Over in the Philippines Basketball Association, Danny Seigle performed a maneuver that should please fans of cartoonish slapstick in basketball, as his “double-ankle-breaker” crossover sent not one, but two defenders tripping over each other’s feet. It’s a pretty satisfying move, and one that demonstrates a style of play that you don’t often see in the […]

  • Green Label Presents Dyckman Basketball 2013: The Heckler

    Green Label Presents Dyckman Basketball 2013: The Heckler

    When we talk about streetball, we tend to focus on the dudes on the court, but they aren’t the only ones involved in the game. In the world of NYC street ball, crowd interaction and energy is an important variable in the game. Dyckman Basketball is known to have a huge crowd following that is […]

  • LeBron James Puts the Hairline Jokes to Bed by Shaving His Head (Pics)

    LeBron James Puts the Hairline Jokes to Bed by Shaving His Head (Pics)

    Lots have athletes have garnered attention for their wacky hairdos over the years, from Andre Agassi to Carlos Valderrama. However, I dare say that no one’s hair has been analyzed and mocked more than that of LeBron James. Of course, unlike the other two guys I just mentioned, the talk about LeBron’s hair is never […]

  • Is This The Most Insane Basketball Shot Of All-Time? (GIF)

    Is This The Most Insane Basketball Shot Of All-Time? (GIF)

    There’s a channel over on YouTube called CKDTrickShots, and pretty much all the videos are of a bunch of high school kids in Oregon making ridiculous trick basketball shots. They started about three years ago and really only went strong for a year before the real world (college, maybe?) took a bite out of their […]