Tag Archives: NBA

  • Dwyane Wade’s 10-Year-Old Son Is Kind of Good at Basketball (Video)

    Dwyane Wade’s 10-Year-Old Son Is Kind of Good at Basketball (Video)

    Gatorade commercials will try to tell you that all you need to succeed in sports is a fiery spirit and a willingness to outwork your competitors (and lots of Gatorade). But having good genes helps, too. Just ask the Mannings…or the Hulls…or the Griffeys…or the Wades. Oh, what’s that? Yeah, it turns out that the […]

  • LeBron James Nearly Decapitated During Miami Heat Victory Parade (Video)

    LeBron James Nearly Decapitated During Miami Heat Victory Parade (Video)

    When planning a victory parade to celebrate an NBA Championship, double-decker buses probably aren’t the best option if the parade route has a lot of overpasses. Both the buses and the players are abnormally tall, so you’re not going to have a lot of clearance overhead. Things could get dicey. Don’t believe it? Just ask […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 25th) — San Antonio Spurs

    This Day In Sports History (June 25th) — San Antonio Spurs

    It was on this day in 1999 that the San Antonio Spurs beat the New York Knicks in Game 5 to win the NBA championship.  The Spurs won the game 78-77 to capture the franchise’s first championship, and their first of four titles over an incredible nine-year span. The Spurs finished the regular season tied […]

  • Every Single Shot LeBron James Made During Game 7 In One Animated GIF

    Every Single Shot LeBron James Made During Game 7 In One Animated GIF

    If the San Antonio Spurs had held on to win Game 6 and the NBA Championship, I suspect people would have forgotten about the amazing fourth quarter LeBron James had and focused instead on his late turnovers that could have cost the Miami Heat back-to-back championships. However, the Spurs didn’t win Game 6, LeBron made […]

  • Heat Fans Trash Car of Spurs Fans Prior to Game 7 (Video)

    Heat Fans Trash Car of Spurs Fans Prior to Game 7 (Video)

    Well, this ought to help Miami Heat fans with their image problem. We’re used to seeing rioting and vandalism in urban areas after a local sports team wins a championship (right, San Francisco?).  But on Thursday in Miami, some Heat fans decided to get a head start on the destruction by trashing the car of […]

  • More LeBron James Flopping Parody Videos? Yes Please!

    More LeBron James Flopping Parody Videos? Yes Please!

    Sometimes I wonder whether we’re being too hard on LeBron James. I really do. I mean, when it comes down to it, he actually seems a lot nicer than Michael Jordan. So why do we give LeBron such a hard time about his character even though we basically gave Jordan a free pass? Then I […]

  • Frank Calhoun Is LeBron James’ Flopping Coach (Video)

    Frank Calhoun Is LeBron James’ Flopping Coach (Video)

    If you watch enough basketball, you may be tempted to suggest that no one knows the art of flopping quite as well as LeBron James, but you’d be wrong. You see, James wasn’t born with an inherent ability to flop.  Just like Luke Skywalker learned “the force” from Obi-Wan Kenobi, King James also had a […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 17th) — Boston Celtics

    This Day In Sports History (June 17th) — Boston Celtics

    It was on this day in 2008 that the Boston Celtics won their 17th NBA championship.  The Celtics beat the Lakers 131-92 in Game 6 in the most lopsided championship clinching game in NBA history. The 2007-08 Boston Celtics enjoyed the biggest turnaround in NBA history as the previous year they won only 24 games, […]

  • The 9 Players Who Won the NBA Finals MVP Award More than Once

    The 9 Players Who Won the NBA Finals MVP Award More than Once

    Even before the 2013 NBA Finals began, people had already narrowed the Finals MVP candidates down to two guys: the Spurs’ Tony Parker and the Heat’s LeBron James. The thinking here was pretty simple: San Antonio doesn’t win if Parker isn’t at his best, and Miami doesn’t win if LeBron isn’t at his best. Of course, the interesting thing to […]