Tag Archives: basketball

  • Mark Cuban Criticizes Refs on Twitter During Mavs’ Loss to Warriors

    Mark Cuban Criticizes Refs on Twitter During Mavs’ Loss to Warriors

    Had Mark Cuban been in attendance at Oracle Arena last night during the Dallas Mavericks’ 128-120 loss to the Golden State Warriors, he would have been able to yell at the officials directly, from the comfort of his lower-bowl seats. Unfortunately, the Mavs owner couldn’t make it out to Oakland, so he had to do […]

  • LeBron James Says He’d Take a Pay-Cut to Play With Melo, CP3 and D-Wade

    LeBron James Says He’d Take a Pay-Cut to Play With Melo, CP3 and D-Wade

    Bleacher Report recently did a piece on the unique, tight-knit friendship between fellow 2003 NBA Draftees, LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony. The piece begins with the moment when these two NBA superstars first met as 17-year-olds at a hotel in Langhorne, Pennsylvania—where they were both preparing to take part in a high school basketball showcase […]

  • “Dunk City” Kicks Off NCAA Tournament in Style (Video)

    “Dunk City” Kicks Off NCAA Tournament in Style (Video)

    In 2013, the Florida Gulf Coast University men’s basketball team took the NCAA Tournament by storm, becoming the first No. 15 seed in the tourney’s history to make it all the way to the Sweet 16. This year, FGCU is back in the tournament.  But in order to get a shot at repeating their Cinderella run (this time […]

  • Ohio High School Basketball Regional Final Features Four Buzzer-Beaters (Videos)

    Ohio High School Basketball Regional Final Features Four Buzzer-Beaters (Videos)

    A few weeks ago I told you about a wild high school basketball game that featured four overtimes and three buzzer-beaters. Today we’ve got a high school basketball game that features two overtimes and four buzzer-beaters. Or five, depending on your definition of “buzzer-beater.” The game in question was the regional final between Cleveland’s Garfield […]

  • Breastfeeding Woman Caught on Camera During Big 12 Tourney Game (Video)

    Breastfeeding Woman Caught on Camera During Big 12 Tourney Game (Video)

    If you happened to tune into Friday night’s Big 12 Tournament semi-final between Oklahoma and West Virginia, you were treated to one of the more thrilling finishes of this year’s college basketball season… You were also treated to the sight of a mother breastfeeding her newborn baby directly behind the Mountaineers bench. Check it out: […]

  • Sacramento Kings Use “LeBron James Kid” to Introduce LeBron (Video)

    Sacramento Kings Use “LeBron James Kid” to Introduce LeBron (Video)

    I can’t believe the Cleveland Cavaliers didn’t think of this! On Wednesday night, with the Cavs in town, the Sacramento Kings enlisted the services of the “LeBron James Kid” to introduce James during pregame intros. He introduced the other starters to the crowd at Sleep Train Arena as well, but who cares about them?  All we […]

  • J.R. Smith Hits Crazy 3-Pointer That Doesn’t Count, Bows Anyway (Video)

    J.R. Smith Hits Crazy 3-Pointer That Doesn’t Count, Bows Anyway (Video)

    J.R. Smith never would have attempted a shot like this had it counted.  After all, he’s not Steph Curry. But just because it doesn’t count as three-points for his team, that’s not going to stop the Cavs guard from celebrating the successful circus shot with a casual bow: Smith also connected on two three-pointers that […]