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Who will break these NBA All-Star Game records?

LeBron's mad at his team, the New York Knicks are weighing a number of absurd trades, and Lance Stephenson is on a roster. That can only mean one thing: It's February in the NBA and everybody could use a break.Fortunately, we've made it to All-Star Weekend! While it's a bummer to have to survive a few days without real, competitive basketball, All-Star Weekend gives us the chance...
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The Rewind: Michael Jordan's last All-Star Game

Welcome to The Rewind, where we dig through tapes, YouTube videos and streaming services and revisit some of the most interesting games in history. There is something special about revisiting a favorite movie, a favorite show no longer on the air, or even just pulling out an album and giving it a spin the whole way through for the first time in a long while. Inevitably you pick...
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Eat, Drink, Watch: Everything goes better with a side of New Orleans

It's been a long week. You're tired. You're hungry. You're thirsty. You just want to find something to watch and unwind only to find not only do you have too many games to choose from on any given night to watch, there is an entire catalog of shows and movies you can barely keep up on.When did our weekends turn into so much work?So let's make it simple. Here is what you want to eat...
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How to reboot NBA All-Star Weekend

We all love NBA All-Star Weekend, but we can all agree the events are getting stale. To increase the drama, TV ratings and overall blog-worthiness of the NBA’s Saturday showcase, here’s a set of new events that can make this the most thrilling All-Star event since Smash Mouth performed at the "Shrek" premiere. The Drunk Contest If the NBA is serious about increasing the excitement...
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Second-year NBA stars who can salvage the season

Anyone who follows sports knows all about the sophomore slump, but not all second-year players take a step fact. In fact, year two is often a stepping stone toward NBA stardom.Welcome back to the Yardbarker roundtable, where we look at some of last season's rookies to see how they're doing in their sophomore campaigns. So:Which second-year players will stand out in the second half...
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Observations from a day at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Disclaimer: I am not anything close to resembling an expert in show dogs. I still couldn’t list all the breeds that take part in the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show nor even all the breeds that comprise each group at the event. So if you’re looking for smart takes on Rumor the German Shepherd winning Best in Show, I would advise hitting up some more thoughtful dog content. I...
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The 'Michael Jordan might still win the Dunk contest if he entered' quiz

Happy birthday to the GOAT of GOATS, Michael Jeffrey Jordan, who turns 54 on Friday, one day before this year's Slam Dunk Contest, the event that he (and Dominique Wilkins) put on the map and made into the phenomenon that it is today.And speaking of, this year's Dunk Contest was supposed to be a rematch of biblical proportions, à la Jordan vs. Dominique in '88. But with Zach LaVine...
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The Aesthetic: NBA All-Star Game jerseys

When Adidas unveiled the 2017 NBA All-Star jerseys in January, it was met with a tepid response. One fan said the uniforms looked like reversible jerseys for the local parks and recreation team. Another compared it to the uniforms worn by referees on the court. NBA All-Star jerseys have evolved through the years, with each change reflecting larger style and fashion trends at the...
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Top 10 MLB first basemen for 2017

There are few positions that are both more fun – while simultaneously difficult – to breakdown than first base. It is annually the home many of the most impressive hitters in the game, and limiting that assessment to simply a top 10 ensures there will be some impact players left on the outside. But is also guarantees an all-out fight to make it to the top. This year’s list...
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NBA Referee Hotline Bling: James Dolan makes a conference call

After the new Collective Bargaining Agreement, the NBA established a referee hotline, where players can call to complain about the work of NBA referees. They can give their side of the story about technicals, foul calls, and if they're LeBron James, traveling violations. Just kidding, he doesn't get called for those. We know when that hotline blings, that can only mean one thing...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss
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