Tag Archives: Team USA

  • Check Out This Footage of the 1992 Dream Team Scrimmaging (Video)

    Check Out This Footage of the 1992 Dream Team Scrimmaging (Video)

    This story is about a basketball scrimmage. Wait, don’t leave. It’s not about just any scrimmage. It’s about a scrimmage between members of the 1992 U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team—the original Dream Team.  The one Kobe Bryant thinks the 2012 version could beat with “athleticism.” Apparently, in the final days leading up to the 1992 […]

  • Talented Fan Serenades Kobe Bryant at Olympic Basketball Tune-Up (Video)

    Talented Fan Serenades Kobe Bryant at Olympic Basketball Tune-Up (Video)

    In preparatin for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, the USA men’s basketball team has embarked on a four-city exhibition tour that kicked off with a week of practice in Las Vegas, followed by the team’s first exhibition game against the Dominican Republic at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Arena on July 12. Now, the game […]

  • Fan Throws Shoes at Kevin Durant…Because He Wanted Durant to Sign Them (Video)

    Fan Throws Shoes at Kevin Durant…Because He Wanted Durant to Sign Them (Video)

    The 2012 Summer Olympics kick off this Friday with the Opening Ceremonies, but the U.S. Olympics men’s basketball team is still fine-tuning their game. Tomorrow they’ll play an exhibition against Spain, yesterday they played an exhibition against Argentina, and last week they played Brazil in D.C. (in front of President Obama) and Great Britain in […]

  • 9 Olympic Flash-In-The-Pans

    9 Olympic Flash-In-The-Pans

    It’s hard to call any Olympic athlete a “flash in the pan.” First off, they clearly had a lot of success to get to the Olympic games. Secondly, the inability to achieve Olympic success doesn’t necessarily mean that one hasn’t achieved lot of success in other venues. However, there have been plenty of athletes that […]

  • Snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis Nyquil Ad is, um, Depressing

    Snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis Nyquil Ad is, um, Depressing

    I’m not quite sure what to make of the following Nyquil advertisement.  The medicine is supposed to help with a cold and give you a better night’s rest “for a better [looking] tomorrow.”  However, they’ve depicted U.S. snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis as if she has just overdosed on the medicine (like a few celebrities have in […]

  • Andre Iguodala Dunks Over Yao Ming

    Andre Iguodala Dunks Over Yao Ming

    Total Pro Sports – The surging Philadelphia 76ers stole a game from the Houston Rockets in Houston yesterday 95-93. The 76ers were led by Andre Iguodalawho had 20 points, 3 rebounds, and 1 assist, but that wasn’t the story of the night.  6’6″ Iguodala made headlines last night for his alley-oop dunk over Rockets 7’6″ […]