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Russell Westbrook goes coast-to-coast for filthy slam dunk against Sixers (Video)

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook returned to action with authority Wednesday night against Philadelphia, going coast-to-coast in the first quarter and finishing with this monster two-handed slam dunk.Westbrook took the inbounds pass, outran the Sixers defense and threw it down hard.Despite not playing in the last game while recovering from a fractured cheekbone, Westbrook...
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LeBron James tackled by Jonas Valanciunas (Video)

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James was literally tackled by Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas during Wednesday night's game at the Air Canada Centre.James was driving around Valanciunas to the basket when the Raptors center wrapped him up and took him down to the floor.Naturally, James was in no mood to accept Valanciunas' offer to help him up:James has had a rough...
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Otto Porter falls asleep on D, loses Tony Snell (Video)

Washington Wizards forward Otto Porter completely fell asleep on defense and lost his man in embarrassing fashion during the final seconds of Tuesday night's game in Chicago.Porter was guarding Bulls forward Tony Snell in the corner on a Bulls offensive possesion with the Bulls up by three with under 20 seconds left. As Porter was intently watching Bulls guard Aaron Brooks wind...
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Knicks forward Jason Smith is a dancing machine

New York Knicks forward Jason Smith likes to dance. Check out this compilation video that the Knicks put together and judge for yourself: What do you think of Smith's moves?Video via New York Knicks. H/T BC. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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NASCAR to hold SpongeBob Squarepants 400 at Kansas Speedway. Seriously.

NASCAR has announced that Nickelodeon will be sponsoring their May 9 Spring Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway, and the race will officially be known as the SpongeBob Squarepants 400.This is not a joke.According to the press release, "The SpongeBob SquarePants 400 ... will feature a weekend of Bikini Bottom-themed activities and fun for the entire family."The Kansas Speedway Fan...
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LeBron James dazzles with behind-the-back move against Celtics (Video)

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James used a jaw-dropping behind-the-back move to avoid a steal on a fastbreak score during Tuesday night's game against Boston.Celtics guard Avery Bradley made a hustling play in a valiant attempt to slow him down, but was put to shame with the incredible move by James:James finished with 27 points as the Cavs blew out the Celtics 110-79.H/T...
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Murray State pitcher John Lollar has incredibly high leg kick

Murray State's Game 1 starter, John Lollar, made for some interesting photo opps today @UKBaseball pic.twitter.com/Xp3kC4UPsr— Jeff Drummond (@JDrumUK) March 4, 2015Murray State pitcher John Lollar has an incredibly high leg kick. It's so high that it goes all the way over his head before he delivers the pitch.Here's Lollar in action, although it's harder to grasp his amazing...
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Glen Davis drops goofy videobomb on Chris Paul (Video)

Los Angeles Clippers forward Glen Davis dropped a goofy videobomb on teammate Chris Paul during a postgame interview following Monday night's win in Minnesota.CP3 led the way for the Clippers with 26 points and 14 assists, but "Big Baby" couldn't resist stealing the spotlight by making some silly faces behind Paul. As if that weren't enough, Davis interrupted the interview to congratulate...
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Ukranian soccer player shamelessly overacts with worst dive ever (Video)

In Ukranian Premiere League soccer action, Metalurg Donetsk midfielder Oleksandr Noyok made his case for worst flop ever with some incredibly shameless overacting during stoppage time in the closing moments of Sunday's match against Karpaty Lviv.It started when Noyok was scraped in the knee by an opposing player's shoe. Noyok threw himself backwards as if he was hit in the face...
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Jimmy Fallon and Kelly Clarkson perform 'History of Duets' (Video)

Kelly Clarkson was a guest on Monday night's episode of The Tonight Show, and Jimmy Fallon took notice of her comment last week that she has been having trouble finding duet partners. Fallon was willing to sing with her, and borrowing inspiriation from his popular "History of Rap" performances with Justin Timberlake, Fallon and Clarkson sang a medley of popular pop songs featuring...
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Markieff Morris ejected for flagrant foul on Goran Dragic (Video)

Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris was ejected from Monday night's game in Miami after an excessively hard foul on Miami Heat guard (and former Suns teammate) Goran Dragic.It happened in the third quarter as Dragic stole a pass and raced down the court on a fastbreak, with Morris chasing him down from behind. As Dragic went up for the layup, Morris bumped him in mid-air at full...
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Alex Ovechkin wipes out during goal celebration against Maple Leafs (GIF)

Washington Capitals left winger Alex Ovechkin wiped out during a goal celebration in the opening minute of the first period during Sunday's game against Toronto.Ovechkin scored his 40th goal of the season just 33 seconds into the game. Ovechkin threw himself into the boards in excitement, then promptly lost his balance and wiped out. Fortunately, he didn't hurt himself, or that...
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Danilo Gallinari drains 60-foot buzzer-beater against Pelicans (Video)

Denver Nuggets big man Danilo Gallinari sank a 60-foot buzzer-beater to end the third quarter of Sunday night's game against New Orleans.It was an impressive play as Gallinari stole a Pelicans pass with 1.8 seconds left and had just enough time to launch the shot, hitting nothing but net. The three-pointer tied the game at 65 apiece.Gallinari led the Nuggets in scoring with 21 points...
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Jonathan Quick butt-ends Jacob Trouba in the groin (GIF)

Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick used the butt end of his stick to deliver a low blow to Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba during Sunday's game at the MTS Centre.After Trouba took a big hit from Jarret Stoll and took Quick down with him, Quick retaliated with the cheap shot to Trouba's groin. Trouba gave Quick a shove, but kept his cool and skated away. No penalties...
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Sidney Crosby leveled by Ryan Johansen (GIF)

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby was crushed with a big hit by Columbus Blue Jackets forward Ryan Johansen in the opening seconds of Sunday's game at the CONSOL Energy Center.Johansen intercepted a pass intended for Crosby and knocked him to the ice all in one motion.Johansen also had a goal and an assist in the game, but it wasn't enough as the Penguins beat the Blue Jackets...
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James Harden kicks LeBron James in the groin (GIF)

Houston Rockets guard James Harden kicked Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James in the groin during the fourth quarter of Sunday's game at the Toyota Center. Harden had fallen to the ground with the ball, and James was trying to grab the ball from him.  Harden kicked his leg out directly at James' crotch and was immediately given a flagrant foul. Harden and James finished the...
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NIU center Pete Rakocevic takes down hoop with dunk (GIF)

Northern Illinois center Pete Rakocevic threw down a slam dunk that took down the hoop and caused a delay in the game during Saturday's win over Central Michigan. Rakocevic's dunk was strong enough to cause the stantion support to come loose. A Central Michigan player was about to make the inbounds pass when he had to move quickly to avoid the backboard coming down on his head...
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Monta Ellis scores with 360 reverse layup against Nets (Video)

Dallas Mavericks guard Monta Ellis scored with the nifty 360 reverse layup during the first quarter of Saturday night's game against Brooklyn.Rajon Rondo found Ellis along the baseline and set him up with a great pass for the score:H/T TNLP. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Wichita State's Tekele Cotton brings down the house with windmill dunk (Video)

Wichita State Shockers guard Tekele Cotton put the exclamation point on Saturday's 74-60 win over Northern Iowa with a windmill dunk that brought down the house with 1:10 remaining.Cotton scored 11 points in the win, which gave Wichita State the Missouri Valley Conference regular season title.H/T TheScore. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook...
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Borussia Dortmund celebrates goal with Batman and Robin masks (Video)

In Bundesliga soccer action, Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Marco Reus put on Batman and Robin masks to celebrate a goal in the 78th minute against Schalke.The move was obviously planned in advance as the masks were conveniently stashed in a bag behind the net, making it easier to play superheroes after Aubameyang opened the scoring with his goal in the late stage...
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Mitch McGary loses Blazers defender with sweet fake (Video)

Oklahoma City Thunder rookie forward Mitch McGary made a pretty play with a drive to the basket and a sweet fake to lose the defender for the easy layup during the second quarter of Friday night's game in Portland.McGary's move got Trail Blazers center Chris Kaman in the air and brought the Thunder bench to their feet.McGary finished with 20 points and grabbed 9 rebounds coming off...
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Tyler Hansbrough, Festus Ezeli ejected after scrap (Video)

Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough and Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli were ejected after getting into a scrap during the final seconds of the third quarter in Friday night's game at the Air Canada Centre.It started with Hansbrough and Ezeli were jockeying for position during a Warriors offensive position. After the Warriors scored, the trash talk continued up the...
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Alexey Shved's shot skies into the stratosphere (Video)

New York Knicks guard Alexey Shved drove in for the layup during Friday night's game in Detroit, but he sent his shot up so high that it went over the backboard and into the stratosphere.That shot by Shved was JUST a bit high. As far as we can tell, the ball hasn't come back down yet.H/T FTW. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Nerlens Noel has block party against Wizards (Video)

Philadelphia 76ers center Nerlens Noel led the way during Friday night's 89-81 win over Washington with 14 points and 13 rebounds. Noel also had three blocks, including these two tremendous stuffs of Nene and Marcin Gortat:It's good to see the Sixers fans getting a good show for their money.H/T TNLP. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Check us out on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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Shawne Williams throws loose ball into Lou Amundson's groin (Video)

Detroit Pistons forward Shawne Williams threw a loose ball into the groin of New York Knicks forward Lou Amundson during Friday night's game at The Palace of Auburn Hills.On a Pistons offensive possession, Williams saved a ball as it was about to go out of bounds, but his momentum was carrying him past the baseline, so he tossed it at Amundson, the closest defensive player. The...
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