Tag Archives: basketball

  • LeBron James on Dunk Contest: “I’m an In-Game Dunker” (Video)

    LeBron James on Dunk Contest: “I’m an In-Game Dunker” (Video)

    Around this time every year we take at least a few minutes to discuss why LeBron James won’t enter the NBA Slam Dunk Contest.  It happened again today when James sat down with his former Miami Heat teammate Dwyane Wade for an interview at All-Star Weekend in New York.  During their discussion, Wade asked James […]

  • Gatorade Brings Back ‘Be Like Mike’ Commercial (Video)

    Gatorade Brings Back ‘Be Like Mike’ Commercial (Video)

    If you happen to see Gatorade’s iconic “Be Like Mike” commercial playing on your television this weekend, don’t worry.  You didn’t fall asleep and travel back in time to 1992.  Rather, Gatorade will be bringing back the advertisement during NBA All-Star Weekend in honor of the sports drinks’ 50th anniversary. If reading this article made you […]

  • Keith Olbermann Rips Charles Barkley and His Thoughts on Analytics (Video)

    Keith Olbermann Rips Charles Barkley and His Thoughts on Analytics (Video)

    On Tuesday, Hall of Famer and Inside the NBA analyst Charles Barkley went on an anti-analytics, anti-Rockets GM Daryl Morey rant.  During said rant, Barkley talked about how he thought these intelligent men who came up with the notion of analytics in sports are nothing more than a bunch of dudes who didn’t have enough […]

  • Reggie Evans Can’t Believe Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Only 20 (Video)

    Reggie Evans Can’t Believe Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Only 20 (Video)

    Milwaukee Bucks swingman Giannis Antetokounmpo goes by the nickname “The Greek Freak” for a reason.  Actually, he goes by that nickname for several reasons.  One has to do with the fact that no one can pronounce his real name.  Another has to do with the fact that he’s from Greece.  But most importantly, Giannis Antetokounmpo goes by […]

  • DeMarcus Cousins Sings Boyz II Men, Reggie Evans Is Not a Fan (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins Sings Boyz II Men, Reggie Evans Is Not a Fan (Video)

    Anytime DeMarcus Cousins sings Boyz II Men, it’s worth showing you, no matter what his Sacramento Kings teammate Reggie Evans thinks about it. Here you go. And you’re welcome: Somebody please tell @boogiecousins to shut the HELL UP!!!!!!! A video posted by Joker Evans (@reggieevans30) on Feb 10, 2015 at 9:03pm PST

  • Willie Cauley-Stein Dunks All Over LSU’s Jordan Mickey (Video)

    Willie Cauley-Stein Dunks All Over LSU’s Jordan Mickey (Video)

    Kentucky’s Willie Cauley-Stein like to dunk on people (see: this dunk from Saturday).  I’m guessing the guy’s dorm room walls are covered in posters of him dunking on other players.  But if he has room for one more, he’s going to want to add the poster he made with the help of LSU’s Jordan Mickey on […]

  • Sixers’ K.J. McDaniels Throws Down Wicked Self Alley-Oop (Video)

    Sixers’ K.J. McDaniels Throws Down Wicked Self Alley-Oop (Video)

    The Philadelphia 76ers were greatly outmatched in their battle with the first-place Golden State Warriors this evening, but they did put together a few Warrior-esque plays of their own during their respectable 89-84 loss. Specifically, I’m talking about the K.J. McDaniels self alley-oop between a couple of Golden State players during the first quarter. Check […]

  • Indiana High School Basketball Brawl Involves Players and Fans (Video)

    Indiana High School Basketball Brawl Involves Players and Fans (Video)

    Things got real ugly, real fast during this Indiana high school basketball brawl, as players and fans from both teams got involved in the violent altercation on the court. It happened with over five minutes remaining in the opening quarter of a game between Griffith and Hammond high schools. After a dirty foul by Hammond’s […]

  • Memphis Grizzlies Troll Atlanta Hawks on Twitter (Pics)

    Memphis Grizzlies Troll Atlanta Hawks on Twitter (Pics)

    As you may remember, just a few weeks ago the Atlanta Hawks were in the midst of an incredible 19-game winning streak that lasted through the entire month of January (they were 17-0 during the month, earning each of the team’s five starters a piece of the NBA’s ‘Player of the Month’ award).  During that […]

  • Dick Vitale Claims Virginia Fans “Love Their Hoes” on TV (Video)

    Dick Vitale Claims Virginia Fans “Love Their Hoes” on TV (Video)

    The Cavaliers is the official nickname of the University of Virginia sports teams, but to their fans, they are also know as the “Wahoos.”  And to ESPN college basketball broadcaster Dick Vitale, their’s a third nickname that the Virginia Cavaliers go by.  It’s the ‘Hoes,” and according to Vitale, the Virginia fans “love their Hoes.” […]

  • Mason Plumlee Spills a Tray of Beer Everywhere (Video)

    Mason Plumlee Spills a Tray of Beer Everywhere (Video)

    The Brooklyn Nets couldn’t do anything right on the court during their embarrassing 114-77 loss to the Washington Wizards on Saturday.  And they weren’t much better off the court, as you’ll see after watching Mason Plumlee crash into one of the in-seat service attendants at the Verizon Center and spilling her tray of beers. This is […]

  • Kevin Durant to Chris Paul: ‘You’re Down By 20 Now, Homie’ (Video)

    Kevin Durant to Chris Paul: ‘You’re Down By 20 Now, Homie’ (Video)

    Never trash talk an opponent after scoring a basket when your team is trailing by 20 points.  That’s the message that was sent from Kevin Durant to Chris Paul during Sunday’s game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Clippers. After hitting a 16-foot jumper to cut the Thunder’s lead to 93-73, CP3 […]