Tag Archives: NBA Playoffs

  • The 9 Best Storylines of the 2015 NBA Playoffs…So Far

    The 9 Best Storylines of the 2015 NBA Playoffs…So Far

    It’s hard to believe that we’re not even halfway done with the 2015 NBA playoffs yet. We’ve seen enough action for two or three years’ worth up to this point, and I’m guessing as the stakes get raised and teams dwindle, we’ll get even more drama. I mean, we’ve still got eight teams left in the mix, […]

  • 35 GIFs of NBA Fans at Their Best (and Worst)

    35 GIFs of NBA Fans at Their Best (and Worst)

    If I had to rank the fans of the four major North American pro sports leagues from most awesome to least awesome—and I don’t—I’d probably put NBA fans at the top of the list. They’re still not in the same league as college basketball and football fans, who are mostly college students and therefore expected to […]

  • The 23 Greatest NBA Playoff Buzzer-Beaters of All Time

    The 23 Greatest NBA Playoff Buzzer-Beaters of All Time

    Ask any NBA fan and they’ll tell you few things in life are more exciting than playoff buzzer-beaters. Clutch shots under enormous pressure on the game’s biggest stage? What more could you possibly want? Of course, not all playoff buzzer-beaters are created equal. Sometimes the defense blows it and your guy gets wide open for an easy trey. And sometimes your guy […]

  • Kanye West Smile? It Almost Happened At Cavs-Bulls Game 4 (Video)

    Kanye West Smile? It Almost Happened At Cavs-Bulls Game 4 (Video)

    Have you ever seen Kanye West smile?  Probably not.  I don’t think anyone has.  But on Sunday, during Game 4 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Chicago Bulls, we were almost witnesses when Scottie Pippen, who was seated next to Kanye during the game, said something funny to the self-indulgent rapper. Kanye nearly cracked…until he […]

  • Cavs Win Game 4 on LeBron James Buzzer-Beater (Video)

    Cavs Win Game 4 on LeBron James Buzzer-Beater (Video)

    On Friday, it was Derrick Rose providing the late-game heroics with a three-point buzzer-beater to help give his Chicago Bulls a 99-96 win and a 2-1 series lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers. On Sunday, during Game 4 at the United Center in Chicago, LeBron James responded with a game-winning buzzer beater of his own to […]

  • Did This Cavs Fan Spit Dip On Joakim Noah? (Video)

    Did This Cavs Fan Spit Dip On Joakim Noah? (Video)

    The biggest question to emerge from Game 2 between the Cavaliers and Bulls has nothing to do with the actual game itself, or the beef between Joakim Noah and Cardale Jones. The question on everyone’s mind almost 24 hours after Cleveland’s victory on Wednesday night is “did this Cavs fan spit dip on Joakim Noah?”… […]

  • Cavs Air Insensitive Ad During Game, Apologize After (Video)

    Cavs Air Insensitive Ad During Game, Apologize After (Video)

    During Game 3 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls at Quicken Loans Arena last night, the Cavs aired the following skit on the jumbotron in an effort to promote their “All In” playoff campaign. Check it out, and see if you notice anything wrong with it: So, what did you think?  Did you find […]

  • Joakim Noah and Cardale Jones Had Beef During Cavs-Bulls Game 2

    Joakim Noah and Cardale Jones Had Beef During Cavs-Bulls Game 2

    During a break in the action of Game 2 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls at Quicken Loans arena last night, members of the Ohio State Buckeyes national championship football team were brought out onto the court, where they received a rousing ovation from the fan: But there was one person in attendance who didn’t […]

  • DeAndre Jordan Basket Interference Costs Clippers Game 5 (Video)

    DeAndre Jordan Basket Interference Costs Clippers Game 5 (Video)

    During Game 5 between the San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers at the Staples Center on Tuesday night, a basket interference call on the Clips’ DeAndre Jordan with just 4.3 seconds remaining and the Spurs leading by one proved to be the difference between a 3-2 series lead and a 3-2 series deficit […]

  • Paul Pierce Trolls Raptors and Drake Following Series Sweep (Pics)

    Paul Pierce Trolls Raptors and Drake Following Series Sweep (Pics)

    Prior to his team’s opening-round NBA playoff series against the Toronto Raptors, Washington Wizards veteran Paul Pierce claimed that the Raps didn’t have the “it” factor needed to instill fear into their post-season opponent. Pierce was obviously spot-on with his pre-series comments, as his Wizards swept the higher-ranked Raptors with ease. And following the Washington’s […]

  • JR Smith Ejected For Punching Jae Crowder During Game 4 (Video)

    JR Smith Ejected For Punching Jae Crowder During Game 4 (Video)

    Kevin Love isn’t the only Cavaliers player who could miss some time when the Cavs take on the Chicago Bulls (probably) in the second-round of the NBA Playoffs. JR Smith may also be sidelined for a game or two after the league looks into the flagrant-2 foul he received for punching the Celtics’ Jae Crowder during the […]

  • Steph Curry Three-Pointer Sends Game 3 to Overtime (Video)

    Steph Curry Three-Pointer Sends Game 3 to Overtime (Video)

    The Golden State Warriors were trailing the New Orleans Pelicans by 20 points heading into the fourth quarter, but they were able to eat away at the deficit, and with 2.8 seconds remaining in regulation, this Steph Curry three-pointer tied the game at 108-108 and forced overtime: I’m not sure what’s more ridiculous: a 20-point fourth […]

  • Iam Shumpert Creates Cavs Playoff Anthem: “The Offs” (Video)

    Iam Shumpert Creates Cavs Playoff Anthem: “The Offs” (Video)

    The Cleveland Cavaliers entered the 2015 NBA Playoffs with what may very well be the highest expectations in franchise history. The Cavs enter the post-season as the second-ranked team in the Eastern Conference.  They have one of the league’s most formidable trios in LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, and Kevin Love, and their supporting cast isn’t […]