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instagram, NBA / Oct 21, 2014 / 11:00 pm

Video: Relatively Spry Paul George Plays One-On-One… Against His Dog

Paul George

And the remarkable recovery of Paul George from an early August compound fracture continues. After surprising by walking without crutches or a boot at media day three weeks ago and taking easy three-pointers at his team’s practice facility yesterday, the Indiana Pacers superstar took a huge step in his rehabilitation on Tuesday – by playing one-on-one against his dog. Read More »

instagram, Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 17, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Damian Lillard Previews Signature Shoe After #4BarFriday Rap

Damian Lillard

When adidas invited us out to Las Vegas to unveil their newest creations, the Crazylight Boost and D Rose 5 Boost, Blazers all-star Damian Lillard was part of the unveiling after signing close to a $100 million extension to stay in three stripes. With that large a contract– especially in lieu of fellow adidas teammate John Wall‘s signature kick — you knew his first signature shoe was coming at some point. As part of Dame’s ongoing #4BarFriday, he gave viewers a sneak peek of the D Lillard 1. Read More »

instagram, Twitter / Oct 16, 2014 / 7:00 pm

Amar’e Stoudemire Bathes In Red Wine To Help His Red Blood Cells Circulate

Amar'e Stoudemire

It’s recently come to light Knicks power forward Amar’e Stoudemire bathes in red wine. He posted a pic of said practice on his Instagram page, and if you’re wondering why, we’ve attempted to get to the bottom of his answer. Read More »

instagram, Smack / Oct 15, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Udonis Haslem Threatens To “Back Hand” The “Punks Hiding Behind Social Media”

Udonis Haslem

We really hope Udonis Haslem doesn’t get fined. The 11-year Heat veteran and three-time NBA champion took umbrage with a recent comment on an Instagram photo and decided to respond. Unfortunately the rhetoric will might get him in trouble with the league office and it’ll only spur on the mongoloids who think it’s OK to trash athletes and others while sitting comfortably ensconced behind the screen of their phone or computer. Read More »

instagram, Smack / Oct 12, 2014 / 1:00 pm

Chandler Parsons Responds To Coach Carlisle Saying Parsons Is Too Heavy

Chandler Parsons

After Mavs coach Rick Carlisle danced around his issues with Chandler Parsons‘ new physique, saying he was “not quite in shape,” earlier this month, he was more pointed in his assessment yesterday, and Parsons had some fun at his expense on his Instagram account. Read More »

instagram, NBA / Oct 9, 2014 / 5:30 pm

Photos: Lady Gaga Poses With Spurs’ Parker, Ginobili, & Larry O’Brien Trophy

Tony Parker, Lady Gaga

We tried to come up with a few puns or sarcastic jabs to discuss the photos Lady Gaga posted to Instagram of her posing with the Larry O’Brien Trophy, Manu Ginobili, and Tony Parker. We even quickly jotted down our list of favorite Gaga songs – that may or may not begin with “Bad Romance” – for inspiration. But upon reading the songstress’ sincere, gracious captions, we’ll simply let the pics speak for themselves. Read More »

instagram / Oct 8, 2014 / 6:00 pm

DeMarcus Cousins Catches Rookie Nik Stauskas Showing Off His NBA Cash

Nik Stauskas

Under the terms of the NBA’s rookie salary scale, former Wolverine Nik Stauskas will make $2,745,840 for the 2014-15 season after getting selected by the Kings with the No. 8 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. He’ll also get doled out some per diem during Sacramento’s trip to China for some preseason action. Teammate DeMarcus Cousins caught him snapping a photo of his cash on the plane! Read More »

GIFs, instagram / Oct 8, 2014 / 10:45 am

Video: Jeremy Pargo Posterizes Cory Jefferson

Cory Jefferson, Jeremy Pargo

Jeremy Pargo has played professionally in Israel, Russia and the NBA — with the Grizzlies, Cavs and most recently, the Sixers. But he’s back where he started in Israel after going undrafted in 2009 out of Gonzaga. During Maccabi Tel Aviv‘s scrimmage against Brooklyn last night, he ended the game with a smash on Cory Jefferson that will give the latter nightmares for the next month. Read More »

instagram, Smack, Twitter / Oct 6, 2014 / 4:15 pm

Kobe On Nick Young’s Injury: “When You Reach, Then You’re Gonna Get Hurt”

Kobe Bryant

By now you’ve heard that the smiling Lakers guard — sometimes referred to as Swaggy P — Nick Young fractured his thumb while squaring off against Kobe Bryant in a scrimmage during practice. Rather than attempt to apologize for the incident, Kobe told Rick Fox and Reggie Miller on NBA TV’s “Real Training Camp,” that it was Young’s poor defense that’s to blame. Read More »

instagram / Oct 6, 2014 / 3:45 pm

Video: Westbrook Knocks Down 3-Pointer Over Durant

Russell Westbrook

While the Oklahoma City Thunder haven’t had a chance to play other NBA teams or internatonal squads in the preseason yet, they did hold their blue/white scrimmage in front of a small crowd over the weekend. Obviously when you’re doing an intra-squad scrimmage involving OKC, you put all-stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook on opposite teams and sometimes you get fun moments like this one uploaded to their Instagram account. Read More »