TAG: chris paul

Video / Dec 18, 2014 / 2:15 pm

Kyrie Irving, Dwyane Wade Are Giving “No Gifts” To Opponents This Christmas

Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade (photo. NBA)

This is the season of giving. And while NBA stars like Kyrie Irving, Dwyane Wade, and Steph Curry are putting their fortune to generous use off the court, they won’t be doing so onit. In this amusing new spot from the NBA, watch Irving, Wade, Curry, and more fuel training in advance of Christmas day games by insisting they’re giving “no gifts” this season. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 18, 2014 / 10:45 am

The Jordan Brand 2014 Christmas Day Collection

Jordan Super.Fly 3, Jordan Melo M11, Jordan CP3.VIII

Just in time for the holidays, Jordan Brand is releasing Christmas editions of the CP3.VII, Super.Fly 3 and Melo M11. Come check them out… Read More »

Video / Dec 9, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Watch Eric Bledsoe Notch Triple-Double In CP3 Duel

Chris Paul, Eric Bledsoe

Chris Paul, Eric Bledsoe (Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports)

It wasn’t just the last-second play in regulation that pitted Eric Bledsoe against the man he backed up in Los Angeles for the first three seasons of his NBA career. While Chris Paul had 20 points and 10 dimes as well as the win, Bledsoe had a triple-double and largely out-played his former teammate. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Dec 9, 2014 / 11:45 am

GIF: Eric Bledsoe Blocks Chris Paul To Force OT

Markieff Morris, Chris Paul, Eric Bledsoe

So many crazy things to get into from the Clippers-Suns stunna on Monday night. There’s so much to talk about, with so many amazing performances and clips of brilliance, it’s hard to know where to begin. First, the game probably would have ended in regulation if Eric Bledsoe hadn’t risen in the last seconds to block the winning layup attempt by his former teammate, Chris Paul. Read More »

instagram / Dec 4, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Freudian Slip? Chris Paul Gets Tongue Tied While Discussing Win Over Magic

Blake Griffin, Chris Paul

The Los Angeles Clippers have won six consecutive games after easily dispatching of the Orlando Magic last night. Means of the team’s latest victory? If you’re to believe the theories of Freud, Chris Paul inadvertently revealed the surprising justification of Los Angeles’ success against Orlando in an amusing post-game interview alongside Blake Griffin. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Nov 24, 2014 / 11:00 pm

GIF: Kemba Walker Sends Chris Paul Flying With Dirty Crossover

Kemba Walker

Kemba Walker’s crossover has broken a fair amount of ankles in his basketball career. He’ll still remember this one far more than most. Watch the Charlotte Hornets’ waterbug send Chris Paul flying with a devastating right-to-left cross in his team’s 113-92 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers. Read More »

Smack / Nov 18, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Chris Paul Says Home Loss To Bulls “Somewhat Felt Like A Road Game”

Chris Paul, Kirk Hinrich

Home court advantage is important in sports; Chris Paul doesn’t believe the Los Angeles Clippers have much of one at all. After his team lost to the Chicago Bulls 105-89 at Staples Center on Monday night, Paul said the game “somewhat felt like” it was played on the road. Read More »

NBA / Nov 16, 2014 / 3:15 pm

GIF: Chris Paul Spins Goran Dragic With Step-Back, Drains Three-Pointer

Chris Paul, Goran Dragic

Chris Paul isn’t the athlete he used to be, but that doesn’t mean he can’t still shake defenders with the best of them. Watch the Los Angeles Clippers’ point god spin Goran Dragic 180-degrees with a sick step-back move before draining a three-pointer in his team’s 120-107 win over the Phoenix Suns. Read More »

Dime Training / Nov 14, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Learn Chris Paul’s Head Fake Dribble Move With I Love Basketball TV

Coach Rocky

Since the NBA started cracking down on palming the ball a couple years ago, and they’re paying more attention than ever to players in the triple-threat position, shuffling their feet before a dribble drive, it’s important to pay attention to the basics when Coach Rocky of I Love Basketball TV teaches you Chris Paul‘s patented head fake while keeping your dribble. Read More »

Smack / Nov 13, 2014 / 1:45 pm

A Love Letter To Regal, Renegade NBPA Director, Michele Roberts

Michele Roberts

We’re sick of casual basketball fans, and even some diehard fanatics, telling us NBA players — who have the highest average per-year salary of all four major sports — make too much money. Their salaries are capped, teams are capped, and they split the Basketball-Related Income (BRI) with the owners after losing the 2011 CBA negotiations. These same people often sing paeans to America’s free market economic system, too.* New NBPA Director, Michele Roberts, spoke out against the *billionaire* owners in a conversation with ESPN the Magazine, and now we’re in love. Read More »