Tag Archives: basketball

  • Dwight Howard Got Rejected by Toronto Sub Quincy Acy Last Night (GIF)

    Dwight Howard Got Rejected by Toronto Sub Quincy Acy Last Night (GIF)

    Last night, Toronto Raptors small forward Quincy Acy didn’t score any points against the Houston Rockets. He had zero rebounds, one assist, and two steals in his nine minutes off the bench. Obviously, none of that sounds particularly impressive. However, Acy also had one block in the Raptors’ 110-104 double-overtime loss to the Rockets. And […]

  • Blake Griffin Posterized LeBron James and Chris Bosh at the Same Time (Video)

    Blake Griffin Posterized LeBron James and Chris Bosh at the Same Time (Video)

    Last night, the Miami Heat edged the Los Angels Clippers 102-97 thanks to a clutch fourth quarter performance by Dwyane Wade. However, the highlight of the game, just like Tuesday night in Toronto, involved LeBron James getting posterized. Of course, this time LeBron didn’t get dunked on by Jonas Valanciunas. This time the culprit was […]

  • The NBA’s 2013 Christmas Day Jerseys Suck (Pic)

    The NBA’s 2013 Christmas Day Jerseys Suck (Pic)

    You know, on the one hand, I respect Adidas and the NBA for trying to push the boundaries when it comes to uniforms. It’s silly when people won’t even consider change simply because they think change is inherently bad. It’s not inherently bad, and sometimes it’s very good. On the other hand, when it comes […]

  • The 30 Most Iconic Hairdos in NBA History

    The 30 Most Iconic Hairdos in NBA History

    Last Wednesday, Allen Iverson announced his retirement from the NBA, making official what had been unofficial for three whole years. Most people, of course, will miss Iverson’s killer crossover, his clutch shooting, and his insane determination to win. And that’s fine. But me? I’m going to miss his sweet hair. Sure, technically the NBA is losing an […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 1st) — NBA

    This Day In Sports History (November 1st) — NBA

    It was on this day in 1946 that the New York Knicks beat the Toronto Huskies 68-66 in a game played at Maple Leaf Gardens.  This game is recognized as the first official game of what is now known as the National Basketball Association.  Prior to 1949 the league was known as the BAA, which […]

  • 25 GIFs That Will Make You Hate The Miami Heat More Than You Do Already

    25 GIFs That Will Make You Hate The Miami Heat More Than You Do Already

    Well, the 2013-14 NBA season is officially underway, and everyone is pretty excited. There’s just one problem: LeBron James and the Miami Heat are the favorites to win it all. Again. Does that thought put a scowl on your face? Yeah, you’re not alone. For a variety of reasons, the Miami Heat are one of the […]

  • Check Out This Girl’s Amazing Rapid Fire Basketball Skills (Video)

    Check Out This Girl’s Amazing Rapid Fire Basketball Skills (Video)

    You know those arcade basketball games in which you have to sink as many miniature basketballs into the little hoop as possible before time expires? Well, everyone knows the skills required to succeed at them don’t translate into actual success on a basketball court, and vice versa. So for fans of actual basketball, it’s hard […]

  • The NBA Is Back, and So Are the Goofy Faces of Chris Bosh (Video + GIF)

    The NBA Is Back, and So Are the Goofy Faces of Chris Bosh (Video + GIF)

    The NBA season may be just one day old, but the Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh is already in midseason form—at least when it comes to making goofy faces. The Boshtrich, of course, has become known in recent years for the funny faces he makes. Sometimes he makes these faces because he’s excited. Sometimes he makes […]