Found May 10, 2013 on
The NBA Passionista:
Some people are spectacular in-game dunkers, but Marco Belinelli is not one of these people. Take a look at how he flubbed up a fast-break dunk late in the second quarter of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals matchup of the Chicago Bulls and the Miami Heat. It’s okay, Marco, we always need a [...]The post Marco Belinelli Sucks At Dunking vs Miami (Video) appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
What in the holy hell? Look out, Russell Westbrook, D-Wade is coming at you and your over-the-top, post-game attire. Fresh off his team’s convincing 115-78 win over the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night to even up the series at one game apiece, Miami Heat superstar and apparent ugly fashion icon Dwyane Wade strolled up to the podium — actually it was more of a table than anything...
Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau told reporters – including K.C. Johnson of The Chicago Tribune – that forward Luol Deng was able to do some shooting earlier in the week. Still, Johnson notes that Deng will continue to be listed as doubtful as Game 3 against the Miami Heat approaches.Along with his light shooting, Deng was also “walking around” on Wednesday, according to...
Welcome to the Eastern Conference semifinals, Chris Bosh and Carlos Boozer.
All but absent the first two games, the big men for Miami and Chicago asserted themselves in a big way in Game 3 on Friday night.
Bosh scored 20 points and hauled in 19 rebounds to help the Heat beat the Bulls 104-94 victory. Boozer wasn't bad, either, with 21 points for Chicago, but it was Miami coming...
There was physical play that resulted in an ejection once again in the Miami Heat-Chicago Bulls playoff series, and once again LeBron James was involved. This time it was Nazr Mohammed taking his swipe at James.
As James was bringing the ball up the court early in the second quarter of Game 3 on Friday in Chicago, Mohammed went to wrap up the Heat forward. James reacted by throwing...
If I had to ever put a bet on the NBA referee that would get hit in the head by a television camera, my money would be on Dick Bavetta or Joey Crawford.
During tonight’s game three between the Chicago Bulls/Miami Heat, a stoppage of play caused an ESPN camera following Joakim Noah to run into Crawford’s head:
ESPN camera runs into Joey Crawford [Beyond the Buzzer]
Usually we see LeBron James doing the blocking, but late in the third quarter of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals featuring the Chicago Bulls and the Miami Heat, we saw Nate Robinson BLOCKING, yes, BLOCKING LeBron James’ shot. Nate Robinson’s hashtag on twitter, #HeartOverHeight, definitely applies here. H/T SBNation The post Nate Robinson Blocks LeBron James...
Nate Robinson has been one of the big stories of the NBA Playoffs this year. When you play that well and with that much heart, you tend to get recognized. Nate got himself a “We Are All Watching” video. This isn’t the Point Guard that Bulls fans wished had his own video, but congrats to The post Video: Nate Robinson Gets a “We Are All Watching” Commercial appeared first on No Coast Bias.
Nate Robinson gives hope to guys under 6 feet tall everywhere. In last night’s game 3 between the Bulls and Heat, Robinson block the shot of the best player in the league LeBron James. What makes it even more impressive is James rarely gets his shot block and is one of the strongest players around the rim NBA.
Robinson is having a heck of NBA playoffs but sadly for him the Bulls...
You have to be careful when sending those thirsty DMs. You should never send DMs via your phone. I don’t care what type of phone you have, they are too fickle and one wrong move and this can be tweeted to the world.
Pretty smooth there Kirk. I have seen worse, but after he deleted his Tweet according to Deadspin he deleted his whole Twitter account.
Listen Kirk, I understand...
Not All That Fun To Watch
One of my least favorite sports cliches is how such and such teams do not like each other, as if liking each other was some kind of default condition in sports, or the preferred state. At best, it's tired; at worst, it's damn near dead. And yet, well, these teams. There's more than dislike here; there is disdain, contempt, distaste. Miami thinks...
Prior to the start of the 2013 NBA playoffs, Chicago Bulls guard Nate Robinson was most known for his aerial exploits in the NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest but now, Nate will be known for his amazing performance against the Brooklyn Nets.
The fine folks over at the NBA decided to commemorate Nate’s performance in game four with a “We Are All Watching” commercial:
Teammates Chris Bosh and Mario Chalmers were getting into it during the third quarter of Friday night’s Game 3 in Chicago when Joakim Noah, being Joakim Noah, came over and started enthusiastically cheering on the argument.
This is awesome. During the second quarter of the Bulls/Heat game Friday night back-up center Nazr Mohammed did something that will insure that he doesn't have to pay for any drinks when he goes out after the game.
He put King James in his place--literally.
For his part, LeBron's pride has to sting a little, but the pro will likely let Nazr have his moment since...
Photo Credit: REUTERS/Jim Young
By now all of you reading this know the whole story behind Derrick Rose’s injury. You know about the torn ACL. You know about the long road he endured. And you know about how he has delayed his return to the NBA, but no one really knows why. Some suspect there has been a snag in the recovery that he has kept secret, and others just chalk it up to...