TAG: NBA All-Star 2013

All-Star, NBA, Smack / Feb 17, 2013 / 7:52 pm

In The Place To Be: Live From The 2013 NBA All-Star Game

Dwight Howard

Dwight Howard (photo. adidas)

What better way to celebrate the GOAT’s 50th birthday than to watch the best players in the world take turns dunking on each other? The midseason classic is here, the NBA All-Star Game, and I’ll be here all night live blogging the proceedings from inside of the Toyota Center in Houston. Read More »

All-Star, NBA, Smack / Feb 16, 2013 / 7:59 pm

In The Place To Be: Live From NBA All-Star Saturday Night

James White

James White (photo. k1x)

How long have you been waiting for tonight? A couple of weeks? Maybe a month? Well, if you’re James White, you’ve been waiting a decade. Flight White was put on this planet to do one thing. He was born to dunk, and yeah, he’s won some dunk contests over the years (and, somehow, lost a few too). But this will be his biggest stage yet. Read More »

All-Star, NBA / Feb 15, 2013 / 9:00 pm

In The Place To Be: Live From All-Star Friday Night

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving (photo. D.L. Anderson)

Back once again. It’s NBA All-Star Weekend, which means traffic (and more traffic), some insane sneaker exhibits, and lots and lots of beautiful women flaunting skin all over the place. We have it all in Houston, and even though I just got into Texas earlier today, I have already taken in my fair share of the surroundings. Read More »

All-Star, NBA / Jan 22, 2013 / 2:00 pm

Why Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving Deserves To Be A 2013 NBA All-Star

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving (photo. D.L. Anderson)

With All-Star Weekend approaching and the starters already named, the time has finally come to separate the subs from the snubs. Being a great player on a bad team can be frustrating, but Kyrie Irving doesn’t let it hold him back. This season he’s exceeded expectations yet again, and he’s raising the bar for himself game by game. Irving is rising to NBA stardom faster than anyone expected, just one of the many reasons he will make his first All-Star team this season. Read More »