TAG: Will Ferrell

NBA, Video / Aug 19, 2013 / 5:00 pm

The 10 Best Starting Lineup Introductions In NBA History

Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan

Pyrotechnics, theatrical montages, epileptic-light shows, aerial stunts, melodramatic music, there’re a lot of histrionics that go into producing an epic NBA introduction sequence. It’s all about the pomp and circumstance, and the fans who’ve been saving up their ducats all month long to go see their favorite team expect (and deserve) a good show. Read More »

Video / Feb 13, 2013 / 10:30 am

Will Ferrell Dresses Up As Security Guard, Throws Shaq Out Of Staples Center

Will Ferrell

While the Lakers second half play against Phoenix was sorry (check Smack for the gruesome details), the action off the court was pretty funny. Will Ferrell dressed up in a red coat, playing an arena security guard. He got so into it that he jokingly arrested and escorted Shaquille O’Neal out of the same building that Superman used to “own.” Read More »

Video / Feb 9, 2012 / 10:00 am

Will Ferrell Introduces the Bulls and Hornets Starting Lineups

Will Ferrell announces Bulls Hornets starting lineups

Will Ferrell is in New Orleans to film a movie and stopped in last night to announce the starting lineups for 80’s Night at the Hornets game. Will Ferrell Will-Ferrell’d it. Awesome. Watch it here: Read More »

Smack / Feb 9, 2012 / 2:09 am

Jeremy Lin Is The Next LeBron… Statistically; Austin Rivers Is A Straight G

Austin Rivers

When Dime‘s own Sean Sweeney ventured into the Dean Dome last night, all we wanted was an overtime or a buzzer beater. We got what we came for. Austin Rivers is a stone cold assassin. He’s like Vincent from Collateral, except with blacker hair, and just doesn’t give a you know what. On the final possession of the biggest game of his life, Rivers came off the screen and roll just as he had probably 30 other times throughout the game, sized up Tyler Zeller and unleashed hell to bring Duke a one-point win on the road. Read More »

NBA / Dec 1, 2009 / 1:00 pm

Mark Wahlberg & Will Ferrell Film Courtside At The Garden

The Other Guys

There’s nothing like living in New York. Case in point: On Sunday, November 22nd when the Knicks played the Celtics, Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell filmed scenes for their upcoming movie “The Other Guys.” Sitting courtisde along with co-stars Rosie Perez and Brooke Shields, the duo definitely made themselves noticed roaming the sidelines. Read More »

College, NBA Draft / Jun 24, 2009 / 9:00 am

Blake Griffin: Demolition Man

Blake Griffin (photo. Erik Isakson)

Blake Griffin, the best player and biggest star in tomorrow’s NBA Draft, is a genuinely nice guy. But when he wants something, he will destroy anything in his path to get it.

*Reprinted from Dime #49*

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Blake Griffin looks out of place in a kitchen. Appliances aren’t made for 6-10, 255-pound incredible hulks, especially in University of Oklahoma student housing. Read More »