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Employee and friend of Taj Gibson, Floyd FSharp Johnson, had this amazingly awesome birthday cake made today for the Bulls power forward, an homage to the legendary dunk over Dwyane Wade in the 2011 Eastern Conference Finals:
photos via Twitter @sharkpbk
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We all know that NBA fans can tend to get a little crazy about their favorite players and it appears that a Miami Heat fan is willing to go the extra mile for Dwyane Wade.During a live shot by Local 10 of the Heat celebration, a fan holding up a D-Wade plaque asks him to marry him in jest:
Some people have all too much time on their hands. HERE is the original dunk by Taj Gibson over Dwyane Wade, and now you can actually taste i if you want.
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When fans say a dunk is sweet, they usually don't mean this. Taj Gibson's jam over Dwyane Wade in the first round of this year's NBA playoffs hasn't just been a joy to watch over and over again -- it's also become a creative inspiration for a Chicago baker. Cake shop TipsyCake made a special treat for the Bulls forward's birthday on Sunday, according to Yahoo...
Turning on ESPN or talking with casual fans (or even die-hard fans) about the 2012 NBA Finals leads to one conclusion: this one is LeBron James' title. It has cemented his legacy and achieved status as an all-time great. Now it is just about rank-ordering him, but at least we can have those conversations. ESPN has run its segments trying to figure out what it would take to have...
Remember this dunk by Taj Gibson on Dwyane Wade in last years ECF? Well for his birthday one of his friends had this cake made for the Bulls power forward.
The only problem…Wade isn’t even close to getting posterized in this version.
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It may hurt to watch, but the Miami Heat victory parade is cruising through Miami. Check out the live streaming video below to watch LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and the rest of the champion "Heatles" take South Beach by storm.
MIAMI (AP) -- When LeBron James and Chris Bosh came to Miami and joined Dwyane Wade two years ago, they promised a championship celebration.
And now, they've delivered.
With tens of thousands of fans lining the route, the Miami Heat held their championship parade on Monday. Players and coaches were on double-decker buses with friends and family, most of them taking photos and...
Newly minted NBA champions, the Miami Heat are still celebrating. Saturday night the spot was Bamboo, where the big 3 partied. In attendance with LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade were Wade’s lady love, Gabrielle Union, actress Tracee Ellis Ross and Miami Heat owner Micky Arison’s daughter Kelly. There’s also a video of the [...]
The iconic Oprah interviewd LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat on Monday post Miami Heat parade and shared this picture along with a few sentences on her website. Talked to the HEAT yesterday. Wow was that interesting – getting to talk to LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh [...]
Before we look ahead, lets take one last look back at the 2012 NBA finals.
The Miami Heat’s LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh sat down for an interview with Oprah Winfrey for her Next Chapter series. The interview took place yesterday right after the Heat’s championship parade and will air this Sunday at 8 pm on OWN.
From Oprah’s Facebook:
Talked to the HEAT yesterday. Wow was that interesting – getting to talk to LeBron James, Dwyane Wade...
Today, the city of Miami embraced the Heat with a championship parade. On Thursday night, immediately after the Miami Heat won the 2012 NBA Championship Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, and Chris Bosh charged the winners suit and in a roar of celebration and doused Pat Riley and his white Armani shirt with Dom Pérignon Vintage 2003 Luminous.
Pat Riley said with a smile “Now we grow...