Tag Archives: NBA

  • NBA Makes Former Baylor Star Isaiah Austin Honorary Draft Pick (Video)

    NBA Makes Former Baylor Star Isaiah Austin Honorary Draft Pick (Video)

    When former Baylor basketball star Isaiah Austin announced that he had been diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome and that he would retire from competitive basketball, there wasn’t a single basketball player, coach, executive, or fan who didn’t feel for the kid. Two weeks ago he was on top of the world, destined to live his dream of […]

  • 9 Teams That Have Absolutely No Chance of Landing LeBron

    9 Teams That Have Absolutely No Chance of Landing LeBron

    Now that LeBron has officially opted out of the last two years of his contract with the Miami Heat, lots of writers, bloggers, pundits, and other experts are talking about where he’s most likely to end up. However, I’m going to look at the situation from a different angle. Today, instead of listing the teams that could sign […]

  • San Antonio Billboard Mocks LeBron’s Decision to Opt Out (Pics)

    San Antonio Billboard Mocks LeBron’s Decision to Opt Out (Pics)

    The news that LeBron James will opt out of the final two years of his contract with the Miami Heat does not necessarily mean he will leave South Beach. However, it does mean that, in theory, he could leave. And given (a) LeBron’s infamous history with free agency and (b) the fact that he is […]

  • The 10 Stupidest Championship Trophies in Sports

    The 10 Stupidest Championship Trophies in Sports

    Back in the day, before advanced telecommunications and social media, championship trophies were pretty practical. With sports record-keeping spotty at best, the only way you could prove that you were, in fact, the champion was to bust out your trophy. Today things are different. Today, we do not really need championship trophies. If you win, everybody knows it, […]

  • Gilbert Arenas Owns a Few Pairs of Sneakers (Video)

    Gilbert Arenas Owns a Few Pairs of Sneakers (Video)

    It would not be at all surprising to learn that Gilbert Arenas is a bit of a sneakerhead. Tons of NBA players are. Sneakers are fetishized in hoops culture and they are rich, so they can afford an excessive amount of shoes. However, it turns out that calling Arenas a bit of a sneakerhead is […]