Tag Archives: NBA

  • Watch President Barack Obama Lay Bricks on the Basketball Court (Video)

    Watch President Barack Obama Lay Bricks on the Basketball Court (Video)

    Reporters often will ask famous people what they would have been if they weren’t what they are. The idea, of course, is to learn something about these people. In sports, that might go something like, “Hey Justin Verlander, what would you be doing if you weren’t the best pitcher in the world and a gazillionaire? […]

  • Enes Kanter Dislocated His Shoulder, and it Looked Nasty (Video)

    Enes Kanter Dislocated His Shoulder, and it Looked Nasty (Video)

    Hopefully you are checking out the following video before your lunch break.  Not after it. If comes from last night’s game between the Phoenix Suns and the Utah Jazz.  Less than two minutes into the second quarter, and less than three minutes into Enes Kanter‘s first appearance on the court, the 6’11″ center for the […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 3/27/2013 — Kemba Walker

    Stat Line of the Night — 3/27/2013 — Kemba Walker

    Kemba Walker entered the NBA in 2011 fresh off an NCAA Championship and Tournament MVP honors, but he’s had to learn the hard way that wins in the pros won’t come quite as easily as they did during his college career. In his first season with the Charlotte Bobcats, who drafted him ninth overall in […]

  • JaVale McGee Gives Us the Block of the Year (Video)

    JaVale McGee Gives Us the Block of the Year (Video)

    While everyone has been busy talking about the Miami Heat’s historic 24-game (and counting) winning streak, the Denver Nuggets have put together a pretty nice little winning streak of their own. After their last loss, which came against the Wizards of all teams on February 22, Denver was a respectable 34-22. Now, 14 straight wins […]

  • Sign the Andrew Bynum Sarcastic Sympathy Card Here!

    Sign the Andrew Bynum Sarcastic Sympathy Card Here!

    During the summer of 2012, the Philadelphia 76ers were involved in a blockbuster four-team trade that saw them lose Andre Iguodala, Nikola Vučević, Mo Harkless (who they selected 15th overall in the 2013 draft)  and a first-round draft pick, while gaining Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson. To say that they came out on the losing […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 3/20/2013 — LeBron James

    Stat Line of the Night — 3/20/2013 — LeBron James

    For a moment it appeared as though the Cleveland Cavaliers were (fittingly) going to end the Miami Heat’s winning streak at 23 games, as they held a 27 point lead over the defending NBA champions with less than eight minutes remaining in the third quarter.  But that only seemed to awaken the sleeping giant they […]