Hot dam(n)! World’s highest basketball shot travels nearly 600 feet

April 22nd, 2017|

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Full-court basketball shots are made only once in a blue moon, so making one from more than twelve times that distance should be near […]

Watch Kyrie Irving get buckets in first four chapters of ongoing ‘Uncle Drew’ saga

April 14th, 2017|

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With the NBA playoffs pending, it’s highly unlikely Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will be adding another chapter to the wildly popular Uncle […]

Triple-double tracker: Russell Westbrook and James Harden chasing “The Big O”

April 13th, 2017|

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Perhaps no stat speaks as viscerally to a basketball player’s all-around game like the triple double, and for more than half a century no […]

Metta World Peace, Dennis Rodman dominate NBA edition of Best Players by Number

April 4th, 2017|

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Metta World Peace and Dennis Rodman dominate Mitchell & Ness’ chart of the best NBA players to wear each number. This is primarily by […]

Forget Pablo Picasso, invest in a Ryan Simpson of LeBron James, Steph Curry or James Harden

March 29th, 2017|

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Pablo Picasso’s Les Femmes d’Alger recently sold for a record $179.4 million and none of the women pictured in the famous painting could come […]

Devin Booker joins Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant among NBA single-game scoring leaders

March 27th, 2017|

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Prior to last week, if one had to wager which of the current crop of NBA players would crack the all-time single-game scoring leaders […]

Blake Griffin’s “Tearaway Pants” and the best poetry from each sport

March 24th, 2017|

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If Blake Griffin weren’t known as a hoopster, his name would be perfectly suited for a slam poet’s stage persona — a mashup of […]

Top ten sports rants starring John McEnroe, Mike Tyson, Richard Sherman, Hal McRae and more

February 17th, 2017|

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Under certain conditions, the competitive fire that fuels top-flight athletes and coaches can transform into epic rants. WatchMojo’s “Top Ten Sports Rants” compilation video […]

Conniving Kevins: Kevin Durant, Kevin Love and Kevin Garnett among NBA height fibbers

February 13th, 2017|

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Alternative facts aren’t limited to the political class, as from the time immemorial regular folk have been prone to fib about their height, weight, […]

Rob the Original renders LeBron James and Steph Curry with Morton’s table salt

December 25th, 2016|

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Christmas Day games have been an NBA tradition since the league’s second season in 1947. This year, five games are being played, headlined by […]

Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade’s off-court legacy lives on in Miami

December 10th, 2016|

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Dwyane Wade has already made a significant impact in first season with the Chicago Bulls — he’s the team’s second leading scorer behind Jimmy […]

LeBron James and Cleveland Cavaliers master Mannequin Challenge with Michelle Obama

November 11th, 2016|

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The Mannequin Challenge has made it to the White House, putting it on par with the Running Man Challenge the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge […]