Tag Archives: NBA

  • 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 […]

  • San Antonio Spurs Thrash Heat Again to Win Fifth NBA Championship (Videos)

    San Antonio Spurs Thrash Heat Again to Win Fifth NBA Championship (Videos)

    The San Antonio Spurs are your 2014 National Basketball Association champions. Tim Duncan and coach Gregg Popovich now have five rings together, while the core trio of Duncan, Manu Ginobili, and Tony Parker now have four. And this one was their most impressive one yet, as they gave the two-time defending champs the biggest thrashing […]

  • Bill Simmons Is a Big Baby (Video)

    Bill Simmons Is a Big Baby (Video)

    I like Bill Simmons. He’s a good writer, and Grantland is pretty great. That being said, he can be a bit of a baby sometimes, and last night was one of those times. During ESPN’s post-game wrap-up of Game 4 of the NBA Finals, it took a pretty long time for moderator Sage Steele to […]

  • Jimmy Kimmel Sent Guillermo to NBA Finals Media Day (Video)

    Jimmy Kimmel Sent Guillermo to NBA Finals Media Day (Video)

    When you’re as busy as Jimmy Kimmel is, you can’t be expected to make a personal appearance at every event you’re invited to. So you delegate. Possibly with a close associate, surrogate, or trusted confidant.  Or maybe just with a parking lot security guy you use for running gags on your show. Kimmel chose the […]