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GIFs, Video / Jan 23, 2015 / 10:45 pm

Watch James Harden Cross PJ Tucker, Soar Through Suns Defense For Slam

James Harden

James Harden

We’ll ask again: Who cooks better than James Harden? Watch the Houston Rockets superstar try and convince you no one does with a nasty crossover on PJ Tucker and soaring slam through the Phoenix Suns’ defense. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Jan 23, 2015 / 9:30 pm

Video: LeBron James Flushes Home Half Court Alley-Oop From JR Smith

J.R. Smith, LeBron James

When news broke that J.R. Smith was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers, we envisioned him being on the receiving end of lengthy lob passes from LeBron James. The high-fliers flipped the script on Friday against the Charlotte Hornets, though, with The King catching a pitch-perfect half court alley-oop from Smith and flushing it home. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Jan 23, 2015 / 8:30 pm

Watch Aaron Gordon Get Steal, Finish With Huge Dunk On Top Of Jose Calderon

Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon

Welcome back, Aaron Gordon. In just his third game since mid-November, watch the hyper-athletic Orlando Magic rookie put his two-way ability on display by jumping the passing lane for a steal and finishing on the other end with a massive and-1 dunk on top of the New York Knicks’ Jose Calderon. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 23, 2015 / 8:00 pm

Video: Al Horford Rises To Swat Serge Ibaka’s Towering Layup Attempt

Al Horford, Serge Ibaka

Few players in the league are big and athletic enough to give Serge Ibaka a true taste of his own medicine at the rim. Al Horford, though, is certainly among them. Watch the Atlanta Hawks’ star authoritatively reject Ibaka’s statuesque layup attempt early in his team’s game versus the Oklahoma City Thunder. Read More »

Video / Jan 23, 2015 / 5:00 pm

Watch The Top 10 Plays From The First Half Of The 2014-15 NBA Season

Damian Lillard

We’re nearing the midpoint of the 2014-15 NBA Season with the NBA All-Star game coming up in less than a month, and a league rife with question marks and prognostications that have run afoul. So it’s time to look at the top plays so far this season, and we’ve got just the mix; although, you may question some of the choices. Read More »

NBA / Jan 23, 2015 / 4:45 pm

Charles Barkley: “Chris Paul Doesn’t Deserve To Make The All-Star Team”

Charles Barkley, Chris Paul

We love Charles Barkley, but far more for the glory of his past playing days past and overall gregarious nature. As a NBA analyst? Let’s just say we often disagree with Chuck. Does that mean he’s wrong in those specific cases? No; we’re hardly infallible. Even so, we’re very confident saying that Barkley’s assessment of Chris Paul’s All-Star candidacy is simply misguided. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 23, 2015 / 3:30 pm

Report: Lakers Expect Kobe Bryant To Miss Remainder Of Season

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant’s season is likely over; let’s just hope his playing days aren’t. According to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne, the Los Angeles Lakers expect Mamba to miss the remainder of 2014-2015 with a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder. Read More »

Smack / Jan 23, 2015 / 3:00 pm

D-Rose & Popovich Dismiss Rumors Tom Thibodeau Has Lost The Locker Room

Tom Thibodeau, Derrick Rose

This seemed ridiculous, which is why we didn’t report it earlier this week. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich and Bulls point guard Derrick Rose think so, too. Earlier this week reports flitted to the surface that Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau had lost his locker room and his overbearing, almost militaristic zeal for working his players had disenchanted some members of the Bulls, who had started to tune him out. That was the explanation for Chicago dropping six of their last eight games. Last night, after Rose and the Bulls beat up the Spurs, Rose came to his coach’s defense and so did Popovich. Read More »

College / Jan 23, 2015 / 2:30 pm

Video: Punches Thrown And Landed At Alabama-Auburn Women’s Game

Auburn, Alabama

If the Alabama-Auburn football game is the Iron Bowl, what does that make this? At last night’s game between women’s basketball teams of the Crimson Tide and Tigers, a fight broke out that included several legitimately landed punches, three ejections, and one official being shoved to the floor. Read More »

Latest News, Twitter / Jan 23, 2015 / 1:45 pm

Kobe Bryant On Injury: “This Is What Happens When I Pass Too Much!”

Kobe Bryant

At least Kobe Bryant still has his sense of humor. In the wake of tearing his rotator cuff on Wednesday during a loss to the New Orleans Pelicans, the Los Angeles Lakers legend took to twitter and poked fun at his shot-happy nature. Read More »