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Playground / Jul 24, 2014 / 3:45 pm

Watch J.R. Smith Hit Game-Winner At Drew League

J.R. Smith

With only two more weeks of regular season action remaining, there were playoff implications on the line for several teams in Week 10 at the Drew League. Therefore, the fierce competitiveness of the Drew’s ultra-talented ballers was on full display in Los Angeles. Read More »

Playground / Jul 18, 2014 / 9:45 am

Brandon Jennings Ignites The Drew League In Week 9

Brandon Jennings

The Drew League in Los Angeles is an active hotbed for summer basketball, providing fans a much-needed relief from the lull of the offseason. Fans never know who will lace up their kicks when they walk through the doors at King Drew High School. Coming off a jaw-dropping 57-point performance in Week 8, The Clozers’ and current Detroit Piston Brandon Jennings once again dazzled the crowd with a 56-point showing. After back-to-back 50-point weekends he was again named Drew League Player of the Week – and rightfully so. Read More »

Playground / May 29, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Hot Pics From The Second Week Of LA’s Drew League

(photo. Cassy Athena)

Even though the NBA’s Conference Finals are in full swing, Los Angeles’ 40-plus year Drew League is in it’s second week. A dazzling Baron Davis stopped by and so did incoming Arizona freshman Stanley Johnson. Come check out the hottest shots form the Drew League’s second week. Read More »

NBA / Mar 5, 2014 / 3:30 pm

The 10 Most Exciting Teams In NBA History

Sacramento Kings

As an NBA fan, there is nothing worse than watching a boring basketball game. Every few years we get lucky to witness a team that displays an absurd amount of showmanship on the court; a current example is “The Lob City” Clippers. In a sport that is played at a fast pace, we have seen teams throughout the years elevating the excitement on the court. I counted down the most exciting teams in NBA history. Read More »

All-Star, Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 24, 2014 / 11:15 am

The Return Of UNDRCRWN x Master P Limited “Big Baller” T-Shirt

UNDRCRWN "Big Baller"

UNDRCRWN left a big imprint on NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans. Baron Davis, rocking the clothing line’s Winter 2013 collection, was featured in a two-part vignette on “Inside the NBA” centering on his attempted NBA comeback. (A spoof of Steve Nash‘s Grantland comeback video.) You might remember it–it was pretty amazing. UNDRCRWN also released the “Big Baller” t-shirt, an ode to Master P and the old school Cash Money “Pen & Pixel” album covers. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Feb 14, 2014 / 1:07 am

Baron Davis’ Incredible Spoof Of Steve Nash In “The Comeback”

Steve Nash, Baron Davis

If you haven’t already, you really need to watch episode 1 of Steve Nash‘s amazing behind-the-scenes look at his rehab on the precipice of retirement at 40 years of age in “The Finish Line.” You’ll get a little choked up if you love Nash as much as we do, and the access he gave Bill Simmons and Grantland for the personal look is astounding. But that’s what makes friend Baron Davis and his own imitation clip, “The Comeback,” so hysterical. Read More »

NBA / Jan 16, 2014 / 1:00 pm

The 15 All-Time NBA Western Conference Starting Lineups

Dirk Nowitzki

Not everyone can have the same history as the L.A. Lakers or even the San Antonio Spurs. But still, that’s not stopping us from ranking the 15 all-time Western Conference starting lineups. From Wilt all the way down to Wally — yes, Wally Szczerbiak — here are the top players at every position for every West franchise. Read More »

Video / Nov 20, 2013 / 9:00 pm

Baron Davis Stars In “Save The Last Dance” Parody

Baron Davis

Baron Davis is not coming back to an NBA backcourt near you. The former All-Star turned journeyman is pretty much done as a player, but he’s continuing to dip his hand into acting. This Funny or Die parody of Save the Last Dance gives him a chance to show off his comedic chops. 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 / Aug 8, 2013 / 2:15 pm

The Top 20 Dunking Point Guards Of All Time

Steve Francis

Steve Francis (photo. Gary Land)

For a very long time, the NBA has been about who has the better athletes. From Bill Russell to Wilt Chamberlain to Oscar Robertson to LeBron James, the better athletes have always been the best players in the league. Read More »