Found December 25, 2012 on Beyond The Buzzer:
With 6 seconds remaining in Christmas Day’s Heat-Thunder Finals rematch in Miami, Russell Westbrook launched a potential game-tying 3. Knocked down on the play, Westbrook though for sure he would receive a foul call, but that wasn’t the case. In fact, there was only ONE replay shown. He didn’t respond well to the no-call, slamming the nearby scorer’s table:

Kendrick Perkins hints that Russell Westbrook has become too self-absorbed

For every moment of greatness Russell Westbrook has with the Oklahoma City Thunder, he has another that frustrates the heck out of his teammates and the fans. When Westbrook is under control and not trying to force the issue, he is one of the best point guards in the NBA. On Christmas Day against the Miami Heat, he was not that guy. Westbrook scored 21 points, but he was only 5-for...

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POTD 12/25/12: LeBron James on Serge Ibaka

Serge Ibaka has already blocked 81 shots this season, which, as you might expect, happens to be more than anyone else in the league.  Not even Air Congo can stuff ‘em all, though.  Take this LeBron James putback, for instance… When you think about it, the degree of difficulty involved here is pretty impressive.  To time a one-handed putback and throw it down with such force...

Mavericks-Thunder Preview

Failing to measure up in their much-anticipated NBA Finals rematch, the Oklahoma City Thunder have gone back to the drawing board. The Dallas Mavericks are also looking to refocus now that their star forward has returned to the lineup. The Thunder will try to stop their first losing streak of the season and win their 11th straight at home on Thursday night when they take on the...

Thunder-Heat Preview

While fans across the country are looking forward to this rematch of last season's NBA Finals, LeBron James and Kevin Durant downplayed its significance. Both are simply focused on leading their respective team to victory. There figures to be plenty of fireworks Christmas Day as the defending champion Miami Heat and NBA-leading Oklahoma City Thunder square off in South Beach...


At a time when dressing sharp has become an important part of the game, it’s no surprise that athletes snagged four spots on GQ magazine’s “The 25 Most Stylish Men of 2012″ list. Three of those four sportsmen come from the NBA, cementing its status as the most style-conscious sports league. Fashion has become an added element of competition for NBA players. Off-court endeavors...
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