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Video / Jul 28, 2014 / 2:00 pm

First Look: Dwyane Wade Gatorade Ad With J.J. Watt & Bryce Harper

Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade (photo. Reebok)

A new Gatorade spot will premiere tonight starring the Heat’s Dwyane Wade. Wade is joined in the ad by Houston Texans’ defensive end J.J. Watt, the Chicago Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane and the Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper. Regardless of the sport, or the level, Gatorade is now providing you with the same high-quality protein that fuels the best athletes across all spectrums of competition with Gatorade Recover. Read More »

Video / Jul 28, 2014 / 12:45 pm

Zach LaVine Shows Off Otherworldly Hops At Seattle Pro-Am

Zach LaVine

Zach LaVine (photo. Ballislife YouTube)

Two weeks ago, we wondered who would win a dunk contest featuring a dream field of crazy-athletic rookies Andrew Wiggins, Aaron Goron, and Zach LaVine. Though Wiggins and Gordon have done nothing in the interim to dissuade us from believing they’re worthy competitors, LaVine still might be on an entirely different stratosphere as a dunker. The Minnesota Timberwolves rookie showed off his otherworldly hops and insane mid-air dexterity in a casual dunk contest at the Seattle Pro-Am over the weekend. Read More »

Video / Jul 27, 2014 / 10:00 pm

Watch The New adidas Ad: “BOOST Changes Everything” With D-Rose & Damian Lillard

Derrick Rose, Damian Lilliard

Today adidas unveiled the Crazylight Boost and D Rose 5 Boost featuring the new boost technology that is changing the way your feet feel and perform in a basketball sneaker. In a new ad, Damian Lillard and Derrick Rose show you the difference in the ground-breaking cushioning innovation. Read More »

Video / Jul 27, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Class Of 2015 Star Dunks From Behind Free Throw Line In Epic Dunk Contest

Shelby McEwen

Dunk contests just don’t get much better than this. At the Jordan Brand First To Fly Dunk Contest in Las Vegas on Friday night, a group of professional dunkers and class of 2015 stars put on an exhibition close to unlike any we’ve ever seen. And who had the most impressive slam of a field featuring Guy Dupuy, Kwame Alexander, Young Hollywood, Kwe Parker, and more? Little-known rising senior Shelby McEwen. Read More »

High School, Video / Jul 26, 2014 / 3:45 pm

Watch Prep Star Marcus LoVett Dribble Circles Around An Entire Team

Marcus LoVett

Marcus LoVett (photo. Ballislife YouTube)

Class of 2015 point guard Marcus LoVett has been a household name among prep hoops junkies for years. Blessed with NBA-level handles since he was barely a teenager, LoVett has slowly fallen from the cream of the high school crop recently to settle among the top 100 prospects in his class as a rising senior. Don’t get it twisted, though – the southpaw’s mind-blowing ballhandling exploits haven’t gone anywhere. Read More »

Video / Jul 25, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Watch Aaron Gordon Cross-Up Little Girl At Orlando MAGIC FIT Camp

Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon (photo. Adam Papageorgiou Vine)

It’s no secret that Orlando Magic rookie Aaron Gordon needs to work on his perimeter skills before making a full-time transition to the wing in the NBA. And by all accounts, Gordon is living up to his reputation as a tireless worker by constantly honing his handle – even if it means crossing-up adorable, unsuspecting children. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Jul 25, 2014 / 11:00 am

Watch The Top 10 Dunks Of NBA Summer League

Zach LaVine

We’ve given you just a small sampling of the high-flying act that went down at the NBA’s Las Vegas summer league. There was Nick Johnson‘s reverse alley-oop, Zach LaVine‘s big-air tomahawk and Giannis Antetokounmpo‘s dribbling display before his two-handed jam. There were plenty more where those came from, so let’s look at the top 10 dunks of summer league. Read More »

Video / Jul 22, 2014 / 12:15 pm

Jamal Crawford Scores 63 Points At Seattle Pro-Am

Jamal Crawford

Jamal Crawford (photo. BallIsLife YouTube)

After introducing surprise guest Kobe Bryant to a capacity Seattle Pro-Am crowd by calling him “this generation’s Michael Jordan,” Jamal Crawford did a worthy MJ impression of his own on the court. The silky smooth Los Angeles Clippers guard scored 63 dazzling points to lead his team to victory, including a typically crazy game-winner that had opponents throwing their hands in amazement. Read More »

Video / Jul 21, 2014 / 11:00 pm

Watch Nick Johnson’s Sick Reverse Alley-Oop Dunk In Summer League Finale

Nick Johnson

Nick Johnson (photo. Houston Rockets twitter)

Houston Rockets guard Nick Johnson opened Orlando Summer League play with one of its most memorable poster slams. Just over two weeks later, he closed Las Vegas Summer League with a reverse alley-oop dunk in the championship game that was arguably just as impressive. Read More »

Video / Jul 21, 2014 / 11:45 am

Watch LeBron Cheering On His Son At AAU Tournament

LeBron James

LeBron James is the best player in the world, but give him a front-row seat at his son’s basketball game and he turns into a typical dad.
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