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'NBA 2K16' Coming in September; Pre-Order Offers Early Access

NBA 2K16 will arrive on shelves Sept. 29. As in the past, the new edition will feature celebrity involvement. According to reports, award-winning director Spike Lee is collaborating with the developer
Via Stack
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Spike Lee Eyeing Kanye, Common for Upcoming Film 'Chiraq'

Spike Lee is set to release a new film set around present-day embattled Chicago, reports TheWrap. The Oscar-nominated director is reportedly interested in casting a few of the town's well-known
Via Stack
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Spike Lee is Already Adding in His Own Characters to NBA2k16

Today, news broke that critically acclaimed director, and NBA Superfan, Spike Lee would be lending his talents to NBA video game NBA2k16.  Some images of the cover stars were leaked as well. But what we’ve been able to obtain through a top secret source in Spike’s camp was this stunning image, confirming that Lee will indeed [&hellip (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) ...
Via No Coast Bias
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

More Details Emerge On 5 Hour OJ Simpson 30 For 30

On Tuesday, we shared the news that it appeared that ESPN was looking to do a 5 hour (you heard that right) 30 for 30 on OJ Simpson. Details were scant at the time but since then Awful Announcing has learned more about the project, most specifically the film’s director. We’ve heard Ezra Edelman is at the helm for this ambitious project at this time and that ESPN looked to Edelman...
Via Awful Announcing
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA 2K16 Cover Leaked: Curry, Harden, Durant

A photo of the three alleged NBA 2K16 covers has emerged via Polygon, and it shows that Steph Curry, James Harden, and Kevin Durant will be the cover athletes. Additionally, these photos reveal that Spike Lee will be an integral part of the Career Mode. “Be The Story” is the trademark phrase of the games, so it’ll be interesting to see how he plays into everything. Not so...
Via COED
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Spike Lee and Ray Allen Talk He Got Game

Just before the Miami Heat and Brooklyn Nets did battle at Barclays Center last season in a nickname game. Filmmaker and writer Spike Lee caught up with Ray Allen to discuss “He Got Game” and the still famous Jesus Shuttlesworth nickname. They also discuss a bunch of other cool things like Allen Iverson and Paul Pierce almost getting the lead role, Denzel Washington being a...
Via Hooped Up
March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

LeBron James should make New York his final stop?

Does anyone know where the NBA All-Star game was held? I couldn’t figure it out, what with the thirty-seven different songs about New York warbling out of the mouth of an ever-voluptuous Christina Aguilera. Concrete jungle never sleeps where dreams are made of you can make it anywhere state of mind. We get it. New York is a great city. New York is probably the country’s greatest...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Spike Lee will be featured heavily at All-Star weekend

You all could have guessed that you would see Spike Lee in New York for the All-Star game, but it turns out he’s going to have a better seat than usual. He’ll be on the bench coaching one of the team’s for the Celebrity All-Star Game. That game is Friday night and will feature such talent as Chadwick Boseman (known for his role in “42”), Kevin Hart, Common, Anthony Anderson...
Via Bloguin Best
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Spike Lee will be featured heavily at All-Star weekend

You all could have guessed that you would see Spike Lee in New York for the All-Star game, but it turns out he’s going to have a better seat than usual. He’ll be on the bench coaching one of the team’s for the Celebrity All-Star Game. That game is Friday night and will feature such talent as Chadwick Boseman (known for his role in “42”), Kevin Hart, Common, Anthony Anderson...
Via Crossover Chronicles
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Spike Lee goes from director to coach for NBA All-Star

NEW YORK (AP) Spike Lee is going to be directing to the likes of Kevin Hart, Common, Anthony Anderson and Mo'Ne Davis - but instead of on a movie set, it will be on the basketball court. The famed filmmaker is slated to coach the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, which will kick off festivities for the All-Star weekend on Feb. 13-15. Lee, a New York Knicks fan, will coach with...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Spike Lee weighs in on Super Bowl, 'Deflategate'

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) Spike Lee says that when it comes to the National Football League's ''Deflategate,'' ''where there's smoke, there's fire.'' The filmmaker - a passionate New York sports fan - spoke out about allegations the New England Patriots deflated footballs to win the AFC Championship game last week and make it into the Super Bowl. He was visiting the Sundance Film Festival...
Via AP on Fox
January 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Knicks fans wear paper bags on heads during game (VIDEO)

The Knicks are so bad right now some fans just don't want to be seen — even after shelling out big bucks for a seat. These five die-hard fans sitting in the celebrity row of Madison Square Garden during the Knicks' blowout loss to the Houston Rockets Thursday night used one of the oldest means of protest at a sporting event — wearing paper bags over their heads.  But...
Via The Other Paper
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

SportsCenter teaming with Spike Lee and Eva Longoria for short films

We needle ESPN for their celebrity obsession at times, especially in the sports world.  But this time, ESPN is moving beyond sports to the entertainment industry to team up with two of Hollywood’s most notable figures for new short film series. ESPN will be working with Spike Lee and Eva Longoria on two new ESPN Films initiatives. First, SportsCenter will be debuting a new feature...
Via Awful Announcing
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Nike Air Foamposite One ‘Knicks’

The silhouette that never sleeps gets inspired by the city that never sleeps as the Nike Air Foamposite One ‘Knicks’ makes it way to stores tomorrow. First seen on the feet of Knicks superfan Spike Lee, the latest iteration of this sneakerhead classic combines an orange foamposite finish with royal blue to make them the perfect NYC salute. Look for these beginning November...
Via Hooped Up
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Jackson ticked off by Adam Silver's Triangle Offense statement

Phil Jackson has an issue with just about everyone these days. The New York Knicks president is trying to rebuild that once-proud franchise as the team president. The early results are mixed, but Jackson’s vaunted triangle offense has been a hot-button topic. NBA commissioner Adam Silver recently gave his thoughts on the Knicks’ progress, specifically as it pertains to the...
Via NESN.com
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Buttfumble, Baby Russell Wilson Top Halloween Sports Costumes (Photos)

Halloween is the one day when people get really creative in coming up with disguises, and sports fans really brought the heat this year. Below are some of the best sports-related Halloween costumes that floated across social media Friday. Hey @JJWatt, I think my friend Natalie nailed her Halloween costume. Your thoughts? http://t.co/sruvt8f5sV— Ryan Phillips (@RumorsandRants)...
Via NESN.com
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron returns home: WFNY On Location

The center of the free world was Cleveland, Ohio on Thursday as tens of thousands flooded downtown to witness the homecoming of LeBron James. The event which LeBron suggested was “one of the biggest sporting events ever” brought out all the big names as Spike Lee, Usher, Justin Bieber, Joe Haden, and of course Johnny Manziel—all were inside The Q to be homage to the king’s...
Via Waiting For Next Year
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Knicks ‘Zen Master’s Triangle’ Tee

Limited to a run of 50 shirts, this New York Knicks tee by artist Henry Kaye from Westfield, New Jersey features the entire Knickerbockers roster with Phil Jackson at the top of the triangle plus Spike Lee. Cop one here. The post Knicks ‘Zen Master’s Triangle’ Tee appeared first on Hooped Up.
Via Hooped Up
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

KILL THE NOISE: Spike Lee did not jeopardize Mo’Ne Davis’s NCAA eligibility

I don’t know what it is about Spike Lee, but the Brooklyn film director can’t seem to escape controversy. Last night, a 60-second Chevrolet ad starring Little League World Series sensation Mo’Ne Davis aired during Game 1 of the World Series. The Lee directed ad was created to celebrate Davis’s historic and memorable achievements from this summer.  It’s part of a 16-minute...
Via All Sports Everything
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Spike Lee Talks Knicks, Michael Jordan and Biggie On Hot 97

Noted Knicks fan and film director Spike Lee dropped by Hot 97 to chop it up with Peter Rosenberg and Miss Info about his upcoming film called “What Is the Triangle Offense: A Spike Lee Orange and Blue Skies Joint” airing October 24th on MSG Network. Which is of course about the Knicks running the triangle offense for better or worse this season under the guidance of new President...
Via Hooped Up
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Spiked

Phil Jackson says Spike Lee doesn't know basketball, according to Frank Isola. Phil said of Spike Lee, "Spike is an avid Knicks fan who doesn't know anything about basketball."— Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) October 12, 2014 Phil says triangle is an organized system where spacing & ball movement are critical. "It's not that complicated. It's not rocket science."— Frank Isola...
Via Bob's Blitz
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Jackson Insults Spike Lee’s Basketball IQ

Spike Lee is coming out with a documentary about Tex Winter’s triangle offense, which was run in Chicago during the 1990’s. Chicago Bulls head coach during that time, Phil Jackson, made it very clear that Spike Lee is clueless. No one should be shocked. The Triangle Offense The triangle offense is basically self explanatory. A triangle is formed by three players on the court...
Via Sports Mockery
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Spike Lee Is Making a Triangle Offense Film

Loading From director Spike Lee, a film for Knicks fans on the triangle offense http://on.wsj.com/1puZu7q View on Instagram Much like the bermuda triangle. The triangle offense synonymous with Phil Jackson is shrouded in mystery. Minus all the death stuff of course. Enter filmmaker and uber Knicks fan Spike Lee to the rescue who will be making a film to divulge...
Via Hooped Up
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

'RE2PECT' commercial is a terrific 'tip of the hat' to Derek Jeter (VIDEO)

Just a day before the All-Star Game comes a tribute to Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter from Jordan Brand, featuring a tip of the cap from everyone from Spike Lee, some pixelized Mets players and even Michael Jordan himself.There's also the remarkable shot of the rest of the Core Four plus Joe Torre and Tino Martinez.It's an unbelievable collection of celebrities and regular fans who...
Via The Other Paper
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Knicks ‘Statue of Liberty’ Design

Encompassing all things that are New York City and Knicks. This piece created by artist Michael Weinstein gives a nod to all the legends that played in Madison Square Garden, Spike Lee, the championship days, #knickstape, iconic NYC landmarks plus a few other things found in the Big Apple all in a Statue of Liberty silhouette. The post New York Knicks ‘Statue of Liberty’ Design...
Via Hooped Up
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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