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GIFs, NBA / Nov 20, 2014 / 1:00 am

GIFs: Brandon Knight Blows Game-Winning Layup; Bucks Bench Reacts

Milwaukee Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks beat the Brooklyn Nets 122-118 in three overtimes on Wednesday night. That part bears mentioning before we continue, and even repeating again – Milwaukee won this game. But if Brandon Knight had made a dead layup as the clock expired in the first extra period, the Bucks could’ve left Barclays Center a lot earlier. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Nov 19, 2014 / 7:30 pm

GIF: Kevin Love Channels Inner-Quarterback On Perfect Outlet To LeBron

Kevin Love

What Kevin Love sees on this play is akin to what a quarterback does with a receiver running a “go” route against Cover 2, right? Forgive us – we’re basketball people. Watch Love use the best arm in Cleveland to launch another perfect outlet pass to a streaking LeBron James for a layup. Read More »

NBA / Nov 19, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Report: Goran Dragic Will Have “Open” Free Agency; Lakers, Rockets Options

Goran Dragic

The Phoenix Suns’ three-headed point guard monster might be a single season experiment. According to a report, reigning Most Improved Player and All-NBA Third Team honoree Goran Dragic will have an “open” free agency this summer. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Nov 19, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Watch Trey Burke Put Reggie Jackson On Skates

Trey Burke, Reggie Jackson

The Jazz have been really fun to watch, and the Thunder really need Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook back — though yesterday’s extemporaneous pre-game workout is a good sign on that front. Meanwhile, the Jazz’s second-year point guard, Trey Burke, made sometime six man Reggie Jackson do the splits on this sick crossover last night. Read More »

NBA / Nov 19, 2014 / 10:15 am

Video: Kobe Bryant Scores 32,000 Career Points

Kobe Bryant fans

Kobe Bryant has been busy rewriting the record books over the past week. First, he passed John Havlicek on November 11’s Lakers matchup against the Grizzlies to top the all-time NBA list for missed shots. While that record sparked a debate on the Mamba’s trigger-happy shooting mentality, his achievement on Tuesday night in Atlanta came with a different tone. Read More »

NBA / Nov 18, 2014 / 9:15 pm

GIF: John Henson Catches Pass And Drops Lefty Hammer Dunk On Knicks

John Henson

This might as well be the young Milwaukee Bucks’ incredible collection of length in a nutshell. Watch John Henson catch a pocket-pass from Jared Dudley and rise for a lefty hammer dunk versus the New York Knicks that stretches his 7-5 wingspan to the limit. Read More »

NBA / Nov 18, 2014 / 5:15 pm

GIF: Derrick Rose & Joakim Noah Laugh, Gesticulate Like Kids After Bulls’ Win

Joakim Noah, Derrick Rose

Just how good are things for the 8-3 Chicago Bulls? After soundly beating the Los Angeles Clippers last night to remain undefeated on the road, the preternaturally serious Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah laughed and gesticulated like schoolboys. Read More »

instagram, NBA / Nov 18, 2014 / 11:00 am

Video: Kirk Hinrich Shakes Jamal Crawford, Gets Revenge From Six Years Ago

Blake Griffin, Kirk Hinrich, Jamal Crawford

A Bulls team without Derrick Rose spanked the Clippers, 105-89, last night with six Bulls players reaching double-figures led by Jimmy Butler‘s 22 points and eight dimes. But it was Kirk Hinrich who did his best to exorcise the demon of Jamal Crawford‘s crossover on the break six years ago. Read More »

NBA / Nov 17, 2014 / 8:30 pm

GIF: Heat’s James Ennis Avoids Defender For Sick Double-Pump Dunk

James Ennis

Consider this James Ennis’ latest submission for the 2015 dunk contest. Watch the Miami Heat high-flier leak out in transition against the Brooklyn Nets and dip under a defender to make a sick double-pump dunk look remarkably easy. Read More »

NBA / Nov 17, 2014 / 6:15 pm

Steve Kerr Thinks Steph Curry Is The Best Point Guard In The NBA Right Now

Stephen Curry, Steve Kerr

After Stephen Curry‘s 30-point, 15-assist domination of the Lakers on Sunday, Warriors coach Steve Kerr decided to pay Steph one of the highest compliments a player can receive in his post-game comments. Except, Kerr’s basically laying down the gauntlet of ensuing challengers after declaring Steph the best point guard in the NBA today. Read More »