TAG: Amar’e Stoudemire

NBA, Smack / Nov 22, 2013 / 2:00 pm

The 7 Most Eye-Opening Quotes From James Dolan’s NY Post Q&A

Knicks MSG (photo. Instagram/NYKnicks)

Mercurial and media-shy Knicks owner James Dolan spoke with Mike Vaccaro of the New York Post in a rare question and answer session published today. Rather than slog through the whole thing yourself, complete with JD and the Straight Shots references, we culled the seven best quotes from the piece, so you didn’t have to. Read More »

NBA, Video / Nov 22, 2013 / 10:30 am

The NBA’s 10 Best Dunks Of The Week, Starring Andre Drummond

Brandon Jennings, Andre Drummond

Starting off from this past Saturday, we take a look at the top 10 dunks of the week, capped off by one of the most creative alley-oop slams in recent history. Read More »

NBA / Nov 20, 2013 / 12:00 pm

5 Potential Trades That Could Help The New York Knicks

Carmelo Anthony, Amare Stoudemire, Tyson Chandler, J.R. Smith

We’re less than a month into the 2013-14 NBA season, but the New York Knicks have already seen a year’s worth of negative storylines. They’ve quickly plummeted to the bottom of a bad Atlantic Division; J.R. Smith has been up to his usual antics (a five-game suspension to start the season followed by a $25,000 fine for threatening tweets towards Brandon Jennings); there have been chants calling for the firing of Mike Woodson at recent home games; and Carmelo Anthony accused the team of “not even trying” after the 20-point loss to the Hawks last Saturday night. Read More »

GIFs, NBA, Smack / Nov 20, 2013 / 9:30 am

Amar’e Stoudemire Spaces Out On Defense During Knicks Loss


The Knicks held the Pistons to 92 points tonight, which is better than their previous two outings, but it would have been nice if they hadn’t only scored 86 points themselves. There are a lot of things you could say about the Knicks effort, or their woeful opening to the season, but instead we’re just going to show you Amar’e Stoudemire forget for a moment he’s on a basketball court. Read More »

NBA, Video / Nov 15, 2013 / 12:15 pm

The NBA’s 50 Greatest Poster Dunks Of All Time

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin (photo. Jordan Brand)

There are few things more enthralling and adrenaline-inducing than the art of the poster dunk. It may only be worth two points, but the feelings of awe and emotions of demoralization only seems to increase its worth. A dunk of such devastating magnitude could easily turn the tides of a game, switching momentum from one team to another. Read More »

NBA, Video / Oct 29, 2013 / 2:45 pm

Sneak Peak: New “Delivery Service” Commercial Featuring Amar’e Stoudemire, Rudy Gay & DeAndre Jordan

Amar'e Stoudemire

In the new ad titled “Delivery Service” by the NBA, Amar’e Stoudemire, Rudy Gay and DeAndre Jordan try their hands at delivering tickets to fans. With the NBA season starting tonight, this commercial will be debuting across NBA platforms. Here’s an early look. Read More »

NBA / Sep 30, 2013 / 2:45 pm

The 15 Best Frontcourts In The NBA

Tim Duncan

Frontcourts are the backbone of every successful NBA team. No team has won a championship without a dominant frontcourt since Jordan‘s Bulls, and Dennis Rodman and Scottie Pippen could certainly play a little bit. The point guard craze has taken over the NBA, but when is that last time a team led by a point guard won the championship? You could argue Chauncey Billups with the Pistons in 2004, but other than that you have to go all the way back to Isaiah Thomas and the Bad Boy Pistons in 1990. Read More »

NBA / Sep 30, 2013 / 11:45 am

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly For The Knicks

Mike Woodson

There was a lot of news surrounding the Knicks this past week. The team just announced it picked up the 2014-15 option on head coach Mike Woodson, but Amar’e Stoudemire had another knee surgery this offseason that nobody knew about, and their demotion of GM Glen Grunwald was unexpected and ugly. Read More »

NBA / Sep 27, 2013 / 2:15 pm

The Top 20 Power Forwards In The NBA Right Now

LaMarcus Aldridge

Historically, this has been one of the most competitive positions in the entire NBA. The power forward position might not have had the iconic and celebrated figures like Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain and Magic Johnson but they have more than held their place in history: Karl Malone, Charles Barkley, Elvin Hayes and Kevin McHale, not to mention the recent duo of Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett who are both sure-fire first-ballot Hall of Famers. Read More »

NBA, Video Games / Sep 12, 2013 / 4:00 pm

The 20 Most Unstoppable Players In NBA 2K Video Game History

LeBron James

Video games are supposed to be a virtual adaptation to the product we see on the court, especially in basketball. This being said, we all can think of players that pop into our heads that were virtually unstoppable in a video game. Those players that your friends considered cheating if you used… yeah, those guys. The teams that your friend (who never played before) used and almost beat you. Read More »