Tag Archives: NBA Finals

  • Jimmy Kimmel Asks ‘Can Michael Jordan Palm It?’ (Video)

    Jimmy Kimmel Asks ‘Can Michael Jordan Palm It?’ (Video)

    In a bit that harkens back to his hero David Letterman’s “Will It Float,” Jimmy Kimmel, in the spirit of the NBA Finals, went remote to Michael Jordan on a golf course to find out exactly what MJ can palm. The name of the skit, of course, is “Can Michael Jordan Palm It?” And there’s […]

  • This Blatant LeBron James Travel Was Not Called (Video)

    This Blatant LeBron James Travel Was Not Called (Video)

    When you’re the greatest basketball player in the world at the moment, you tend to get away with things that most other players wouldn’t get away with—like catching an inbound pass and taking three steps before dribbling the ball. You can watch the LeBron James travel, which somehow wasn’t spotted by any of the officials during […]

  • Marreese Speights Failed Dunk Was an Epic Disaster (Video)

    Marreese Speights Failed Dunk Was an Epic Disaster (Video)

    As bad as Steph Curry was, he wasn’t the worst player for the Warriors on Sunday during their Game 2 loss to the Cavs.  Not even close. That humiliating title belongs to Marreese Speights, who not only missed all three of his field-goal attempts in five minutes of action, but he also managed to botch […]

  • Warriors Fan Hits Half-Court Shot, Wins BMW (Video)

    Warriors Fan Hits Half-Court Shot, Wins BMW (Video)

    The Golden State Warriors may have dropped Game 2 of the NBA Finals to the Cleveland Cavaliers in overtime, but at least one Warriors fan left Oracle Arena on Sunday with a smile on his face… #bmwwinningshot #winningshot #bmw this guy just won a car!!!! #halfcourt #bmwsf A video posted by Phillip Nguyen (@runpiprun) on […]

  • Sad Steph Curry Blows It as Cavs Win Game 2 (Videos)

    Sad Steph Curry Blows It as Cavs Win Game 2 (Videos)

    For the second time in as many games, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors needed overtime to determine a winner during their NBA Finals series.  But this time, it was the Cavs who emerged victorious. The reason for the Cavs’ 95-93 victory?  Some may point to LeBron James‘ 39 points, 16 rebounds, and 11 […]

  • Things Got Hot and Heavy On The Warriors Kiss Cam During Game 1 (Video)

    Things Got Hot and Heavy On The Warriors Kiss Cam During Game 1 (Video)

    Please enable Javascript to watch this video It took the Golden State Warriors a little over a quarter before they finally started to heat up during Game One of the NBA Finals on Thursday. As for the Warriors Kiss Cam, well, things were hot and heavy from the get-go.  I guess the prospects of a possible NBA championship […]

  • Riley Curry Victory Dance! (Video)

    Riley Curry Victory Dance! (Video)

    The Golden State Warriors earned a 108-100 overtime victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game One of the NBA Finals last night, putting them on the right path towards their first NBA championship since 1975.  So what does this all mean, besides the fact that the Warriors now hold a 1-0 lead over LeBron’s Cavs? […]

  • This Leah Still Good Luck Message for LeBron Is Adorable (Video)

    This Leah Still Good Luck Message for LeBron Is Adorable (Video)

    Five-year-old Leah Still, daughter of Bengals tackle Devon Still, was already a fan of LeBron James when she got the opportunity to meet him during NBA All-Star festivities back in February. But after that, in the words of her dad, her love for LeBron reached “another level.” So was Leah excited about LeBron making it […]

  • Check Out ESPN’s NBA Finals Stuart Scott Tribute (Video)

    Check Out ESPN’s NBA Finals Stuart Scott Tribute (Video)

    The late great Stuart Scott was a fixture at the NBA Finals, doing court-side interviews, providing pre-game analysis, and serving as MC for the presentation of the Larry O’Brien Trophy. Sadly, Game 1 of the 2015 NBA Finals happened to fall on the five-month anniversary of Scott’s passing after a protracted battle against cancer, and […]

  • Andre Iguodala Loses Shoe, Hits Three (Video)

    Andre Iguodala Loses Shoe, Hits Three (Video)

    Who needs a shoe to shoot?  Not Andre Iguodala, who nailed this three-pointer after losing his Nike midway through the fourth quarter of a tight Game One battle between the Cavs and Warriors. Here is it, via Valeria Vine Star:

  • Mean Tweets: NBA Finals Edition (Video)

    Mean Tweets: NBA Finals Edition (Video)

    Steph Curry has been on the receiving end of plenty of praise ahead of his team’s dream match-up against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in this year’s NBA Finals.  But Jimmy Kimmel put an end to all of the ego-stroking when he invited Curry, Draymond Green, Blake Griffin, and other NBA players and analysts to read some […]

  • Steph Curry Gets Kiss From His Daughter Before Game 1 (Video)

    Steph Curry Gets Kiss From His Daughter Before Game 1 (Video)

    Game One of the NBA Finals started off in the most adorable way possible, with little Riley Curry giving her daddy, Steph Curry, a big ol’ kiss for good luck. So far it isn’t working, as the Cavs currently lead in the second quarter, but that doesn’t diminish any of the adorableness of this moment […]

  • Key & Peele Skewer Basketball Commentators In New Sketch (Video)

    Key & Peele Skewer Basketball Commentators In New Sketch (Video)

    There are a few basic facts about professional sports that you pretty much have to politely ignore if you’re a fan – like how the vast majority of sports commentary is silly quasi-gibberish, or that hundreds of millions of dollars are being spent on what’s basically a game. But comedy is impolite, and a new Key […]

  • The 15 Greatest NBA Finals Performances of All Time

    The 15 Greatest NBA Finals Performances of All Time

    For once the NBA Playoffs produced the NBA Finals matchup everybody wanted all along: Steph Curry and the Warriors vs. LeBron James and the Cavaliers. Now it’s time to see if this matchup lives up to the hype and produces some of the greatest NBA Finals performances anyone’s ever seen. What would it take to make history? That’s the […]