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GIFs, Video / Oct 29, 2014 / 10:15 am

Watch Jeremy Lin’s Pretty Off-Hand And-1 Layup

Terrence Jones, Jeremy Lin

Terrence Jones, Jeremy Lin (Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports)

The poor Lakers were crushed last night by the Rockets, 108-90, in their opening home game of the 2014-15 season. Not only did Dwight elbow Mamba before trading barbs, but exciting rookie Julius Randle fractured his tibia. Point guard Jeremy Lin struggled, too, going just 1-for-5 from the field for seven points in 29 minutes. Except, his lone bucket was pretty tight. Read More »

Video / Oct 29, 2014 / 1:30 am

Watch Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard Get Technicals, Trade Heated Words

Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard

Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard (photo. WatchNBA201415 YouTube)

Remember the photo Kobe Bryant posted to Twitter of he and Dwight Howard mock fighting during their ill-fated season together? Real fisticuffs nearly took place late in the Houston Rockets’ smashing of the Los Angeles Lakers tonight. Read More »

Video / Oct 28, 2014 / 11:15 pm

Watch Kobe Bryant Hit First Classic Step-Back of 2014-2015 Season

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant (photo. Silver Screen & Roll Vine)

There are several marquee headlines entering the 2014-15 NBA season. One of those headlines surrounds the return of Lakers’ superstar Kobe Bryant to the hardwood. Coming off a season where he only played six games before suffering a season-ending leg injury on top off tearing his Achilles tendon at the end of the 2012-13 season, there have been countless questions looming around the Mamba’s continued effectiveness, especially regarding impact of the illustrious Father Time. Read More »

Video / Oct 28, 2014 / 8:30 pm

Watch San Antonio Spurs Receive Championship Rings, Raise Banner

Spurs Championship Rings

Spurs Championship Rings (photo. Spurs.com)

The San Antonio Spurs open their title defense against the Dallas Mavericks tonight. Before they can get to business of this season, though, they had a final chance to reflect on their crowning achievement of the last one. Watch the Spurs raise a fifth championship banner, receive championship rings, and get a detailed look at San Antonio’s bling. Read More »

Video / Oct 28, 2014 / 11:00 am

Blake Griffin Describes Donald Sterling’s White Party To Conan

Blake Griffin, Conan O'Brien

Clippers forward Blake Griffin talked with Conan O’Brien last night — the TBS late night host is becoming a fun stop for NBA players in LA. The pair touched on past owner Donald Sterling and his infamous white party, plus the amazing enthusiasm of new owner Steve Ballmer Read More »

Video / Oct 27, 2014 / 4:00 pm

LeBron James Returns To Akron For “First Home Game” In New Commercial

LeBron James

LeBron James (photo. Sprite YouTube)

Bad news. You already missed LeBron James’ first home game in Northeast Ohio. The four-time MVP recently took to Akron’s Patterson Park and unveiled two refurbished basketball courts with the help of Sprite. In this inspiring new commercial, James reiterates what he’s stressed since announcing his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers: This is about far more than basketball. Read More »

Video / Oct 27, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Watch Chris Staples’ Insane, Gravity-Defying Dunk Mix

Chris Staples

Chris Staples (photo. Dunademics YouTube)

The last time we checked in on “Everybody Hates” Chris Staples, the crafty high-flyer was busy throwing down a ridiculous 360-Eastbay jam to seal the win at the Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown in his hometown of Detroit. Now thanks to our friends at Dunkademics, every basketball and dunk enthusiast can enjoy the latest gravity-defying mix showcasing just what Staples was up to on the blacktop this past summer. Read More »

Video / Oct 27, 2014 / 10:30 am

Watch This Derrick Rose Mix That Will Make Fans Freak

Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose (Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports)

Nobody has any idea which Derrick Rose shows up for the 2014-15 NBA season. Will it be the 2011 NBA MVP who whipped around the court like a pinball that always got the high score and never snuck past the flippers, or the man who suffered through surgeries on both legs that knocked him out of all but 10 regular season games the last two seasons; perhaps this year’s incarnation is some third D-Rose composed of something else entirely? Regardless the D-Rose we get, this montage from NBA mixmaster David Golic is sure to give Bulls fans a hop in their step on the eve of the 2014-15 season. Read More »

Video / Oct 26, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Watch Trailer For HBO Special “The Offseason” Starring Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant (photo. HBO’s Channel YouTube)

You’ll be unable to watch Kevin Durant play basketball until December at the very earliest. But HBO will help you get your KD fix until then by airing reality special “The Offseason,” a first-person account covering the reigning MVP’s summer. After watching this trailer, we highly recommend marking your calendar for the documentary’s debut on November 4. Read More »

Video / Oct 25, 2014 / 8:15 pm

Watch DeMarcus Cousins Beat Ed Davis Off Dribble, Dunk On Robert Sacre

DeMarcus Cousins

DeMarcus Cousins (photo. Basketball Orbit YouTube)

The only thing better than beating one Los Angeles Lakers big man? For DeMarcus Cousins, dunking on another. Watch the Sacramento Kings star easily go by Ed Davis off-the-dribble before rising for a powerful dunk on a helpless Robert Sacre. Read More »