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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
12 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA All-Star Weekend Preview and Predictions

Welcome to the official NBA All-Star Weekend Preview. Along with predictions, it’s a breakdown of every event taking part in the festivities. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game Kevin Hart and Snoop Dogg were two of the celebrities at last year’s game. New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony and superfan Spike Lee will coach two squads of consisting of actors, musicians, directions and...
Via Basketball Bicker
15 days ago  |  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
23 days ago  |  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
23 days ago  |  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
23 days ago  |  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

Spike Lee has the best quote yet in regards to the Knicks!

As everyone knows, the New York Knicks season has been a disaster. In fact, the team could threaten to break the 1972-73 Philadelphia 76ers record of 9-73 as the worst mark in the history of the NBA. In other words, the Knicks suck. For whatever reason, Yahoo’s Jordan Zakarin asked Spike Lee why he didn’t spend a boatload to go over to London to watch the putrid Knicks play...
Via Pass The Pill
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Spike Lee On Skipping Knicks London Trip: ‘I Can Take Cab To See Them Lose

The New York Knicks fan biggest fan skipped their London trip, and gave a priceless reason why. In an interview with Yahoo! Movies, Lee said that can he take a cab ride to see the awful Knicks lose. Lee has skipped several games this season, and he blamed it on being busy. The Knicks lost the game in London 96-79. h.t SBNation
Via Thacover2
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Spike Lee Staring at the Jig During Knicks Loss (Video)

Spike can look for whomever he wants to be a savior–he’s not coming. It’s going to hurt right now and Spike Lee isn’t immune to the hurt that’s going to come. The acclaimed director could only shake his head in disgust, and ask for the strength. h.t rcordsand
Via Thacover2
January 08, 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

Russell Westbrook & Spike Lee Star in Foot Locker Commercial (Video)

Foot Locker has teamed up Russell Westbrook and Spike Lee in a new commercial where Westbrook starts off by jolting a young hoop dreamer if he’s “ready to fly.” Westbrook takes the young man through a grueling day of what it’s like to be a pro-basketball player. Spike Lee chimes in by trying to get the kid to quit and not deal with the struggles that basketball players deal with daily.
Via Thacover2
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook puts hooper in series of workouts in Foot Locker-Jordan spot

This ad was a little intimidating. Russell Westbrook is in the latest Foot Locker/Jordan ad where a young man thought he was “ready to fly” and get to Westbrook’s level. Check out the series of workouts the young man goes through with Westbrook: Spike Lee also makes an appearance in the ad. I’m not sure if I ever wanna work out with Russell Westbrook. *** Russell Westbrook...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
December 09, 2014  |  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

Jerrod Carmichael Speaks Truth to Whoever Is Listening

Comedians The up-and-coming comic's first special was shot by Spike Lee. That’s indicative.
Via maxim.com
October 04, 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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