Tag Archives: basketball

  • Tayshaun Prince Posterized Half the Thunder’s Team With One Dunk (Video)

    Tayshaun Prince Posterized Half the Thunder’s Team With One Dunk (Video)

    Last night the Memphis Grizzlies put an end to the Oklahoma City Thunder’s season with an 88-84 win in Game 5 of their Western Conference Semifinal series. It wasn’t exactly a shocking defeat, given that the Thunder were missing Russell Westbrook, their second most important player. However, most observers probably thought Kevin Durant and company […]

  • 9 Memorable NBA Playoff Blowouts

    9 Memorable NBA Playoff Blowouts

    When the NBA playoffs roll around, you expect games to be a little closer than they might be in the regular season. Every game matters more, and every player should be playing like there’s no tomorrow. However, so far the 2013 NBA Playoffs have featured what seems like an inordinate number of blowouts. The Hawks […]

  • Will “Posterizing” Be the Next Big Meme?

    Will “Posterizing” Be the Next Big Meme?

    Hey, remember planking? How about Tebowing? Or maybe Te’oing? Well, if we’re lucky, the big internet meme of 2013 will be posterizing. Now, for the uninitiated, “posterize” is a basketball term which basically means “to dunk on someone in a memorable fashion.” The idea is that, when a guy does this it looks like one […]

  • We Now Know the Identify of the Lady Who Gave Joakim Noah the Finger in Miami

    We Now Know the Identify of the Lady Who Gave Joakim Noah the Finger in Miami

    The Chicago Bulls pulled off a surprising victory against the Miami Heat in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series. But Game 2? Yeah, that was rough. LeBron James and company absolutely trounced their opponents, 115-78, and as if that wasn’t enough, Bulls center Joakim Noah was subjected to a very noteworthy obscene […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 7th) — Denver Nuggets

    This Day In Sports History (May 7th) — Denver Nuggets

    It was on this day in 1994 that the No. 8 seeded Denver Nuggets upset the top ranked Seattle SuperSonics in the first round of the NBA playoffs.  It was the first time that a No. 1 seed fell to a No. 8 seed since the first round of the NBA playoffs went to a […]

  • Lakers Lost the Series and This Fan Fight to the Spurs (Video)

    Lakers Lost the Series and This Fan Fight to the Spurs (Video)

    The poor Kobe-less Lakers were completely outclassed by the San Antonio Spurs during Round 1 of the 2013 NBA Playoffs. Tony Parker and company swept L.A. right out of the playoffs in four straight games, outscoring them by a whopping 75 points. Now coach Mike D’Antoni will have the whole offseason to ponder what life […]

  • NBA Player Jason Collins Comes Out As First Openly Gay Pro Athlete

    NBA Player Jason Collins Comes Out As First Openly Gay Pro Athlete

    The NHL has been around since 1917, the NFL has been around since 1920, the NBA has been around since 1946, and the MLB has been around since 1869. Gay men have been around forever. Surprisingly, it has taken until 2013 for a player playing in one of the aforementioned North American sports leagues to […]

  • Lakers Fan Really Into Heckling San Antonio’s Matt Bonner (Video)

    Lakers Fan Really Into Heckling San Antonio’s Matt Bonner (Video)

    What is an NBA fan to do when his team of high-priced underachieving superstar players is on the verge of getting swept right out of the first round of the playoffs? Well, for one Lakers fan on Sunday, the answer to that question was “heckle the Spurs’ Matt Bonner without mercy.” Why Matt Bonner? The […]

  • Watch Taj Gibson Posterize Kris Humphries (Video)

    Watch Taj Gibson Posterize Kris Humphries (Video)

    Poor Kris Humphries has been posterized a lot in recent years. J.J. Hickson got him pretty good a few years back. So did Blake Griffin and Kobe Bryant. You might even say Humprhies is the poster boy for getting posterized. And you can bet that Kanye West has a whole room in his house displaying […]