Tag Archives: Dirk Nowitzki

  • Dirk Nowitzki Hits Game-Winner vs. Lakers, Gets Props from Kobe (Video)

    Dirk Nowitzki Hits Game-Winner vs. Lakers, Gets Props from Kobe (Video)

    During his nation-wide farewell tour, we’ve seen a side of Kobe Bryant that has been dormant (or at least hidden), as he’s acted like a human being, rather than some programmed competition machine. For instance, in all the years he played, would you have ever expected him to congratulate an opponent on a shot DURING […]

  • Dallas Mavericks Have Their Own “Hotline Bling” Parody (Video)

    Dallas Mavericks Have Their Own “Hotline Bling” Parody (Video)

    The Dallas Mavericks have thrown their hat into the “Hotline Bling Parody” ring, and while they may be a week or two late, their entry is still worth paying attention to.  That’s mainly because it involves Dirk Nowitzki‘s head superimposed on Drake’s body, but also because it’s the first thing the Mavs have done in […]

  • Dirk Nowitzki Stars In Mavericks Geico Ad Parody (Video)

    Dirk Nowitzki Stars In Mavericks Geico Ad Parody (Video)

    You’ve seen the ad: an obnoxious camel bothers each one of its coworkers about the fact that it’s “Hump Day” in the office. It’s a typically funny Geico advertisement, and one that was apparently thought to be ripe for parody by Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks. The premise of the parody commercial is that […]

  • Watch One of the Jonas Brothers Suck at Baseball (Video)

    Watch One of the Jonas Brothers Suck at Baseball (Video)

    Hey, remember the Jonas Brothers? They were that boy band that caused all those pre-teen girl shopping mall riots a few years back because they all took virginity pledges, or something like that. Well, apparently some people still consider the Jonas Brothers to be “celebrities,” and one of them was invited to partake in the […]

  • 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 […]

  • 8 Potential Jobs for Locked Out NBA Stars

    8 Potential Jobs for Locked Out NBA Stars

    With the NBA players and owners seemingly as far apart as ever from reaching a contract agreement and ending the lockout, many players and even some coaches are scrambling to find new jobs that utilize their on-court skills in useful, productive ways off the court. Let’s take a look at which jobs some of the […]

  • 9 Athletes We’d Like To See In Another Sport

    9 Athletes We’d Like To See In Another Sport

    In the world of sports, conversations run rampant with “what if” scenarios. “What if Jordan hadn’t walked away following his father’s death?” “What if Portland had picked Durant first?” However, perhaps the most ethereal “what if” scenario is also one of the most fun: What if (superstar X) had gone down a different path playing […]

  • 5 Reasons The LeBron Backlash Is Total Bullsh*t

    5 Reasons The LeBron Backlash Is Total Bullsh*t

    Looking at the coverage 24 hours after the Mavericks twisted the dagger and the Miami Heat bled out, it’s not surprising to see LeBron James be the recipient of vitriol. It was surprising to see how much of it there was. People were calling him a failure and saying that his legacy was tarnished, labeling […]

  • 9 Reasons The Heat Are Still the Team To Beat

    9 Reasons The Heat Are Still the Team To Beat

    Recently, there’s been a lot of hate on the Heat, culminating in last night’s Finals loss to the Dallas Mavericks. Some of it was deserved, and some simply piled on because expectations were so high. Well, they have a few months to lick their wounds, get back to gelling and prove to the skeptics that […]