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Video / Nov 29, 2014 / 12:15 am

Watch Jeremy Lin Find Wes Johnson For An And-1 Alley-Oop From Halfcourt

Wesley Johnson

Wesley Johnson

End the Los Angeles Lakers season now; this will be as good as it gets. Watch Jeremy Lin find Wes Johnson with a beautiful and-1 alley-oop from halfcourt versus the Minnesota Timberwolves. Read More »

NBA / Nov 28, 2014 / 11:00 pm

GIF: Kobe Bryant Pokes Ball From Andrew Wiggins, Finishes With Reverse Dunk

Kobe Bryant

The Los Angeles Lakers are going nowhere this season, so it’s not necessarily the actual games that matter for Kobe Bryant – it’s the games being played within them. Tonight’s matchup against the Minnesota Timberwolves, for instance, presents The Black Mamba with the chance to teach rookie star Andrew Wiggins a thing or two about NBA basketball. He did so in the contest’s early going by poking the ball from the 19 year-old on one end and finishing with a reverse dunk on the other. Read More »

Latest News / Nov 28, 2014 / 9:30 pm

GIF: Steph Curry Dunks, Looks At Hand, Pumps Fist In Celebration

Stephen Curry

What, you didn’t know Steph Curry could dunk? No worries. The Golden State Warriors superstar seemed just as surprised as you after his baby slam against the Charlotte Hornets. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Nov 28, 2014 / 8:45 pm

Russell Westbrook’s First Basket Since Halloween Is This Sick Double-Pump Slam

Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook

This is so, so Russell Westbrook. In his first game since Halloween, the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar scored 14 first quarter points against the New York Knicks. His first bucket? A powerful, emotional double-pump dunk, naturally. Read More »

NBA / Nov 28, 2014 / 8:15 pm

GIF: Charlotte’s Bismack Biyombo Flies High To Finish Alley-Oop With Authority

Bismack Biyombo

Bismack Biyombo has been a major disappointment since the Charlotte Hornets acquired him on draft night in 2011. Given plays like this, though, it’s hardly difficult to see why so many teams saw such promise in the long, strong, explosive 22 year-old. Watch Biyombo show off his awesome natural gifts by skying high to catch and finish an alley-oop that looks straight out of a video game. Read More »

Smack / Nov 28, 2014 / 6:00 pm

Steve Kerr On What He Says Upon Seeing Michael Jordan: “Thanks For All The Rings”

Steve Kerr, Michael Jordan

The Golden State Warriors are in North Carolina to take on the Charlotte Hornets tonight, allowing coach Steve Kerr to face the team owned by former teammate Michael Jordan on the road for the first time. What will the rookie head coach say to the greatest of all-time should they cross paths at Time Warner Cable Arena? What he always does, of course: “Thanks for all of the rings.” Read More »

Latest News / Nov 28, 2014 / 5:30 pm

Stephen Curry Bet With His Mom About Turnovers

Stephen Curry

The Warriors are in Charlotte tonight, Stephen Curry‘s hometown — who remembers Del dropping buckets for the teal? — and the Dubs point is at the apex of his powers right now. The three-pointers, the kicks to Klay, the handle, it’s all coming together for No. 30, and while his old man might’ve taught him the bottom of the nylon is the only place for the ball to finish, his mom is the one that’s kept him from turning it over. Read More »

GIFs / Nov 28, 2014 / 5:15 pm

GIF: Rajon Rondo Scores During Celtics’ Pre-Game Thanksgiving Football

Boston Celtics

The Warriors aren’t the only team who can have some fun with the pigskin. The Celtics didn’t actually have a football before their tough loss to the Bulls earlier today, but that didn’t matter. They still found a way to play some football Read More »

GIFs / Nov 28, 2014 / 4:00 pm

GIF: Steph Curry, Mo Speights, Warriors Throw Football At Practice

Stephen Curry

Football season is nearing its zenith, and even professional basketball players are excited. Watch Steph Curry, Mo Speights, and the Golden State Warriors show off their gridiron skills at a recent practice. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Nov 28, 2014 / 2:45 pm

Watch Derrick Rose Dominate Celtics In Early Third Quarter

Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose (Russell Isabella, USATODAY)

Derrick Rose is back, and he’s dominating in the third quarter against the Boston Celtics. More encouraging? The Chicago Bulls superstar took a hard fall and kept on churning. Read More »