Found January 23, 2014 on The Last Angry Fan:
Ever wonder what current NBA stars like LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Blake Griffin and Carmelo Anthony would look like if they had been around during the heydays of the ABA, where big afros and short shorts were at a premium? Well wonder no more, thanks to efforts of the tremendous website Mandatory (, for they have gone and transformed the aforementioned stars (and many others) into their 1970s ABA counterparts, and the results are outstanding. Here’s just a small sampling… Head over to Mandatory to see the rest, because if you’re going to dick around on the Internet today—and you know you are—might as well spend some time over there checking out the rest of the gallery. [SOB] The post Current NBA stars reimagined as ABA legends? Yes please appeared first on Last Angry Fan.

LeBron James takes shot to the eye, still makes assist (Video)

Miami Heat superstar LeBron James was able to make an assist to teammate Ray Allen despite taking a shot to the eye just seconds earlier during the first quarter of Thursday night's game at AmericanAirlines Arena.LeBron was leading the fast break when he ran into the shoulder of Los Angeles Lakers forward Ryan Kelly, losing the ball in the process. Play continued as LeBron was...

Carmelo Anthony sets Knicks single-game record with 62 points vs Bobcats (Video)

New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony set the team's single-game scoring record with 62 points in a 125-96 blowout victory over the visiting Charlotte Bobcats.The 62 points also became the most points scored in a single game at Madison Square Garden, breaking the record previously held by Kobe Bryant, who scored 61 points in a game back in February 2008.Carmelo was taken...

Tim Legler draws crying cartoon face on Carmelo Anthony

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LeBron Says He Has “KD Watch” On His Phone To Check Out Kevin Durant’s Numbers Regularly

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LeBron James, Kobe Bryant & Shane Battier Attend Duke-Miami Game (Photos)

LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Duke alumni Shane Battier were all in attendance for Wednesday’s Duke-Miami game at The BankUnited Center. Kobe, who sat in on a business class at the University of Miami earlier Wednesday, was throwing up the U sign from his courtside seat during the game. The post LeBron James, Kobe Bryant & Shane Battier Attend Duke-Miami Game (Photos) appeared...

The Rock Gives Lebron James a WWE Title Belt

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Melo Beats Down the Bobcats with Knicks Record 62 Points

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Knicks fan asks Melo why he told defense imploring chanter to 'Shut the f*ck up'

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Video: LeBron James outruns entire Lakers team for coast-to-coast slam

LeBron James has one play a game that leaves you scooping your jaw off the floor. Last night he outran the Lakers for a coast-to-coast slam.

Miami Heat hold on against Boston Celtics at home

Miami Heat 93, Boston Celtics 86 Prior to Tuesday night’s game against the Boston Celtics LeBron James said that the Miami Heat needed to be more consistent, even in the absence of Dwayne Wade. Tuesday night against the Celtics, LeBron’s wish was granted – temporarily at least. The Heat were able to squeeze out a seven point win at home, led by James’ 29 points, eight rebounds...

Video: Watch all of Carmelo Anthony’s 62 Points in 3 Minutes

Last night, Carmelo Anthony set the Knicks franchise record with 62-points vs. the Bobcats. Melo was 25-35 shooting which is absolutely remarkable. Here is every one of his baskets condensed into roughly 3 minutes:  

Kyrie Irving to start for Eastern Conference in All-Star Game

We knew it was likely coming, but it doesn’t make it any less rare for a Cleveland Cavalier. Kyrie Irving joins Shawn Kemp and LeBron James as the third Cavalier to start in a NBA All-Star game, earning the official nod this evening. Irving joins LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Paul George, and Carmelo Anthony in the Eastern Conference starting lineup. The West starters are Kobe Bryant...

Michelle Obama Throws Down Dunk On LeBron James (Video)

The Miami Heat had the honor of visiting the White House recently to celebrate their 2013 NBA title, and the team took some time out to help First Lady Michelle Obama with her Let’s Move! campaign. Coach Erik Spoelstra, Ray Allen, Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and Chris Bosh all made appearances in a video with FLOTUS where the group talked about the importance of healthy eating, drinking...

LeBron James defends the Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman

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LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, And Heat Players May Join Kobe Bryant At Tonight’s Duke-Miami Game

Earlier today, we found out that Kobe Bryant and a number of his Laker teammates would be attending tonight’s Duke-Miami matchup at the BankUnited Center. Now, it sounds like they’ll be joined by some of the hometown Heat’s biggest stars: Sounds as though Kobe, LeBron and D-Wade all set to attend Duke-Miami game tonight. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) January 22, 2014 Hearing...
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