Tag Archives: basketball

  • Dwyane Wade’s 10-Year-Old Son Is Kind of Good at Basketball (Video)

    Dwyane Wade’s 10-Year-Old Son Is Kind of Good at Basketball (Video)

    Gatorade commercials will try to tell you that all you need to succeed in sports is a fiery spirit and a willingness to outwork your competitors (and lots of Gatorade). But having good genes helps, too. Just ask the Mannings…or the Hulls…or the Griffeys…or the Wades. Oh, what’s that? Yeah, it turns out that the […]

  • LeBron James Nearly Decapitated During Miami Heat Victory Parade (Video)

    LeBron James Nearly Decapitated During Miami Heat Victory Parade (Video)

    When planning a victory parade to celebrate an NBA Championship, double-decker buses probably aren’t the best option if the parade route has a lot of overpasses. Both the buses and the players are abnormally tall, so you’re not going to have a lot of clearance overhead. Things could get dicey. Don’t believe it? Just ask […]

  • Dirk Nowitzki Flops During a Soccer Game (Video)

    Dirk Nowitzki Flops During a Soccer Game (Video)

    There have been a lot of people commenting on how basketball has started to look a lot like soccer these days, what with all of the flopping that takes place during NBA games. So how far along have the NBA players come in evolving their flopping game in comparison to their soccer-playing counterparts?  Well, that […]

  • Every Single Shot LeBron James Made During Game 7 In One Animated GIF

    Every Single Shot LeBron James Made During Game 7 In One Animated GIF

    If the San Antonio Spurs had held on to win Game 6 and the NBA Championship, I suspect people would have forgotten about the amazing fourth quarter LeBron James had and focused instead on his late turnovers that could have cost the Miami Heat back-to-back championships. However, the Spurs didn’t win Game 6, LeBron made […]

  • Heat Fans Trash Car of Spurs Fans Prior to Game 7 (Video)

    Heat Fans Trash Car of Spurs Fans Prior to Game 7 (Video)

    Well, this ought to help Miami Heat fans with their image problem. We’re used to seeing rioting and vandalism in urban areas after a local sports team wins a championship (right, San Francisco?).  But on Thursday in Miami, some Heat fans decided to get a head start on the destruction by trashing the car of […]

  • More LeBron James Flopping Parody Videos? Yes Please!

    More LeBron James Flopping Parody Videos? Yes Please!

    Sometimes I wonder whether we’re being too hard on LeBron James. I really do. I mean, when it comes down to it, he actually seems a lot nicer than Michael Jordan. So why do we give LeBron such a hard time about his character even though we basically gave Jordan a free pass? Then I […]

  • The 9 Players Who Won the NBA Finals MVP Award More than Once

    The 9 Players Who Won the NBA Finals MVP Award More than Once

    Even before the 2013 NBA Finals began, people had already narrowed the Finals MVP candidates down to two guys: the Spurs’ Tony Parker and the Heat’s LeBron James. The thinking here was pretty simple: San Antonio doesn’t win if Parker isn’t at his best, and Miami doesn’t win if LeBron isn’t at his best. Of course, the interesting thing to […]

  • Dwyane Wade Has Been Shopping in the Ladies’ Department Again

    Dwyane Wade Has Been Shopping in the Ladies’ Department Again

    Remember last month when Dwyane Wade showed up at the United Center wearing a polka dotted capri pantsuit and loafers? Yeah, that was pretty amazing. But it turns out that it wasn’t just a one-off situation. Apparently the guy is determined to re-define gender boundaries in the world of high fashion, because last night in […]

  • Dick Vitale to Eva Longoria: “Your ex is AWESOME BABY”

    Dick Vitale to Eva Longoria: “Your ex is AWESOME BABY”

    The always entertaining and possibly mentally ill Dick Vitale has been going nuts on Twitter, raving about the San Antonio Spurs since they took Game 1 of the NBA Finals last night. “POPOVICH is flat out THE BEST COACH in all of PRO SPORTS!” was one tweet. “TIM DUNCAN is greatest POWER forward EVER TO […]

  • Tony Who? Giant Breasts Steal Spotlight at Game 1 of NBA Finals (GIF)

    Tony Who? Giant Breasts Steal Spotlight at Game 1 of NBA Finals (GIF)

    If you didn’t watch Game 1 of the NBA Finals last night, you missed out. And I’m not even talking about the game itself, which featured an incredible shot by Tony Parker to seal the deal with five seconds left in the game. No, I’m talking about the gigantic deposits of precious South Beach silicon […]