TAG: Cynthia Cooper

Smack / Jul 24, 2011 / 12:00 am

Jason Terry Wants To Defend His ‘Chip; Swin Cash Is MVP Of The WNBA All-Star Game

Jason Terry

One guy who refuses to even think about overseas options is Jason Terry. The newly-minted champion wants to wear that belt loud and proud, and isn’t planning on playing anywhere else than in Dallas, defending the team’s title. While the JET believes some delay could definitely happen, he doesn’t expect the season to cancel. We hope not either for the Mavs’ sake. We guess if you’re a Dallas fan, you could look at that one of two ways: first, it just means you can celebrate longer and prolong the parades. Read More »

Video / May 11, 2011 / 5:30 pm

We Reminisce: Robert “Tractor” Traylor Attends Nike Camp Force

In honor of the late Robert “Tractor” Traylor, check out the Nike Camp Force commercial he starred in alongside Charles Barkley and Cynthia Cooper.

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Smack / Aug 14, 2010 / 12:01 am

The G.O.A.T. graces Day 2 of the World Basketball Festival

Michael Jordan

Perhaps you’ve heard about this thing we’ve got going on called the World Basketball Festival. No big deal, just a blockbuster four-day weekend dedicated to the greatest sport in the world, taking over the greatest city in the world, and attending by the greatest athletes and entertainers in the world. After Day 1 saw a Team USA scrimmage and Jay-Z performance at Radio City Music Hall, Day 2 was spent almost exclusively at historic Rucker Park in Harlem for a star-studded schedule … Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Chris Paul got it started at the Jordan Breakfast Club clinic. Read More »

Smack / Apr 6, 2010 / 3:25 am

Revenge of the Sith: Duke wins another National Championship

Under the list of ingredients that have become standard in the NCAA championship recipe — defense, momentum, chip on the shoulder, good coaching, depth, etc. — perhaps we should add one more: Ability to win ugly. Last night’s national title game between Duke and Butler wasn’t one for smooth flowing offense and highlight buckets, but it was nonetheless an instant classic with crazy intensity, where both sides played like their lives were on the line and put on a defensive clinic before Duke walked out of the octagon with its fourth national championship … Read More »

Latest News, NBA / Apr 5, 2010 / 12:45 pm

Karl Malone & Scottie Pippen Headline Hall of Fame Class; Chris Mullin Snubbed Again

Dream Team

With the NCAA Championship game tonight, and no NBA games on the schedule, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame decided to announce today the eight individuals and two teams who have been named to the Enshrinement Class of 2010. And while Chris Mullin was snubbed once again, here are the inductees: Read More »