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GIFs, NBA / Nov 22, 2014 / 7:14 pm

Is This Nate Robinson Dime The Assist Of The Year?

Nate Robinson

The degree of difficulty here is why we’re wondering if this might be the assist of the year. Nate Robinson is a scoring dynamo, so it was kind of shocking to watch him ignore a shot right at the rim to instead find JaVale McGee for the layup plus the foul. Except, it’s how Nate made it happen that’s so magnificent. Read More »

Smack / Nov 22, 2014 / 5:40 pm

Video: Kevin Durant Swats Camper’s Shot Because “No Easy Buckets”

Kevin Durant

We’ve seen this before. Reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant doesn’t hold back when he’s with the little tykes at camp. A recent Vine video that’s surfaced proves it once again. Read More »

Dime Training, GIFs / Nov 21, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Video: I Love Basketball TV Shows You How To Shoot With Range Like Steph Curry

Coach Rocky

Have you ever wondered how Stephen Curry — all 6-3, 180 pounds of him — is able to generate enough force on his jump shot for almost limitless range? Wonder no longer. Coach Rocky with I Love Basketball TV is here to help you improve the scope on your jumper with a basic drill where you keep upping the ante until you find your own limit — then push beyond. Read More »

instagram / Nov 21, 2014 / 1:00 pm

Video: Model Shows Off Her Handle After Turning Down BBall Scholarship

Melody Rae

Meet Ms. Melody Rae. The current model turned down a basketball scholarship to finish her degree at another school and take up modeling. Watch her show off her dribbling skills after the jump. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 19, 2014 / 1:15 pm

Derrick Rose, Tim Duncan Are Really Excited For Foot Locker’s Week Of Greatness

Tim Duncan

Just how psyched should SneakerHeads be for the “Week Of Greatness?” Basketball robots Derrick Rose and Tim Duncan are excited enough to share a call about it in this amusing new spot from Foot Locker. Read More »

Smack / Nov 18, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Gary Payton Thinks Dwight Howard “Is Disliked By A Lot Of Players”

Gary Payton, Dwight Howard

After reports surfaced of Kevin Durant talking junk to Dwight Howard while witnessing the gross 69-65 Rockets win over the Thunder on Sunday, the Fox Sports 1 crew asked Gary Payton for his thoughts on the Rockets big man. The Glove did not hold back. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 18, 2014 / 10:00 am

New “Eat Sleep Ball” Elephant Print Hoodie At Hoop Culture

"Eat Sleep Ball" Hoodie

Hoop Culture has a new “Eat Sleep Ball” hoodie up after the original colors released became so popular. The elephant print hoodie and t-shirt are on sale now, so lets check them out. Read More »

Latest News / Nov 17, 2014 / 11:00 am

Jeremy Lin Eloquently Sums Up The Lakers

Jeremy Lin

The Lakers were crushed last night and Jeremy Lin went scoreless — 0-for-2 from the field — in 22 minutes of action. When reporters asked him about the state of LA’s crappy team (the Clippers are 5-3), Lin conjured all that he had learned as part of his Ivy League education and gave an eloquent and well thought out explanation. Read More »

Latest News / Nov 16, 2014 / 12:15 pm

The Cavaliers Set An NBA Record For Three-Pointers Last Night (Video)

LeBron James

The Cavs hit nine in a row to start their game against visiting Atlanta last night. They ended up hitting 11 in a row and 13-for-17 in the first half of their 127-94 cakewalk at home. LeBron James had three of them, Kevin Love and Joe Harris had two apiece with Shawn Marion and Dion Waiter each hitting one. They’re the first team in NBA history to go 9 for 9 or better from deep in a quarter, according to Elias Sports Bureau. Read More »

College / Nov 15, 2014 / 5:45 pm

Video: K-State’s Brandon Bolden Levels Southern Utah Player’s Dunk Attempt

Brandon Bolden, John Marshall

Ouch. This was brutal. During college basketball action last night, Southern Utah’s John Marshall sneaked into the backcourt to intercept the inbounds pass by Kansas State’s Brandon Bolden. But when Marshall tried to take it in for a score, Bolden annihilates him so thoroughly, we’re not sure Marshall will ever take it hard to the hole again. Read More »