Archive for the 'Video' Category

Video / Aug 26, 2014 / 8:15 am

Watch Little League Star Mo’ne Davis Drop Defender With Slick Crossover

Mo/ne Davis

Mo’ne Davis (photo. rockonfreekybro YouTube)

Philadelphia’s Mo’ne Davis was the breakout star of the Little League World Series. The 13 year-old phenom became an overnight sensation by setting a host of LLWS series records while helping Pennsylvania to the domestic semifinals. Read More »

Video, Video Games / Aug 25, 2014 / 6:45 pm

Watch Sick New Extended NBA 2K15 Trailer, “Yakkem”

LeBron James NBA 2K15

The folks at 2K Sports have already offered a glimpse of NBA 2K15, but the latest trailer for basketball’s best video game franchise has us more excited than ever. Read More »

Video / Aug 24, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Crawford, CP3, and Dejounte Murray Shine At Seattle’s Midnight Madness

Tony Wroten, Jr.

Tony Wroten, Jr. (photo. Jerome Johnson YouTube)

Jamal Crawford had an eventful weekend. Not only did the reigning Sixth Man of the Year get married – congratulations to the newlyweds! – but he also hosted one of the most entertaining games you’ll see on a basketball court this summer. Crawford and the Seattle Pro-Am put on an admission-free “Midnight Madness” match on Saturday, featuring special NBA guest stars as a way to say “thank you” to the great city and fans of Seattle who have been supporting arguably the best pro-am in the nation all summer long. Read More »

GIFs, High School, Video / Aug 23, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Derrick Jones, Kwe Parker, & Josh Jackson Put On Show At Elite 24 Dunk Contest

Kwe Parker

Kwe Parker (photo. HoopMixTape)

It speaks to the incredible quality of the Elite 24 Dunk Contest that class of 2015 star Derrick Jones won the event but might not have had the most impressive slam of the night. Putting on a show at an idyllic outdoor setting in New York City, Jones and fellow prep high-fliers Kwe Parker and Josh Jackson (2016) pulled-off some of the best dunks we’ve seen all summer. Read More »

Video / Aug 22, 2014 / 3:15 pm

Doug McDermott Sings “Take Me Out To The Ballgame” At Wrigley Field

Doug McDermott

Doug McDermott (photo. Comcast Sportsnet)

Let’s just say this: Doug McDermott is definitely a better shooter than he is a singer. The Chicago Bulls rookie began his Windy City initiation by leading Wrigley Field’s rendition of “Take Me Out To The Ballgame” during a recent Cubs game. Read More »

Video / Aug 22, 2014 / 11:30 am

This Epic Original Promo Will Get You Psyched For The 2014-2015 Season

Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard (photo. LenArtMovies YouTube)

Training camps don’t open for another few weeks, but it’s never too early get excited about the looming NBA season. After a wild summer that saw an influx of promising young talent, several contenders reap the benefits or fall victim to the pitfalls of free agency, and the world’s best player return to his roots, 2014-2015 promises to be among the most exciting campaigns in recent memory. Read More »

FIBA World Cup, Video / Aug 21, 2014 / 3:30 pm

DeMarcus Cousins Auditions To Be Team USA’s Third Splash Brother

DeMarcus Cousins

DeMarcus Cousins (photo. NBA Instagram)

USA Basketball members and Golden State Warriors teammates Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson comprise the NBA’s most proficient shooting backcourt. After the sharp-shooters set a record for combined three-pointers made by a tandem in 2012-2013 and led Golden State to a surprising playoff appearance, they earned the moniker “Splash Brothers.” Read More »

FIBA World Cup, Video / Aug 20, 2014 / 10:15 pm

Faried Finishes Off-Glass Alley-Oop From Harden In Team USA Exhibition

Kenneth Faried

Kenneth Faried (photo. battlesnba Instagram)

Apparently normal alley-oops are just too easy for Kenneth Faried and James Harden. Early in Team USA’s 105-62 drubbing of the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden tonight, the two paired up for an off-glass lob that set the tone for a game full of highlights. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Aug 20, 2014 / 4:45 pm

The Best Phantom Dunks Of The 2013-14 NBA Season

Kevin Durant

We already showed you the best dunks of the 2013-14 NBA Season, but with NBA cameras seemingly in every little crevice of the arena, they can now slow down the action, so you can watch every morsel of a throw-down frame by glorious frame. These delicious dunks never looked more reverential, and now you can experience all the high-flying action from last season in slow motion. Read More »

Video, Video Games / Aug 20, 2014 / 9:30 am

At NBA 2K15 Event, Harden Reiterates He’s “Best All-Around Player In The NBA”

James Harden 2K Uncensored

NEW YORK — After a sit-down with ESPN’s Scoop Jackson featured James Harden describing himself as the best player alive, Harden reiterated that confident stance while surrounded by USA Basketball teammates, Stephen Curry and Anthony Davis, and former teammate Kevin Durant during the NBA 2K “Uncensored” event in New York City yesterday as part of their promotion for the launch of NBA 2K15 in October. Read More »