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John Wall says Wizards goal for upcoming season is making NBA Finals

After making it to the second round of the 2014 NBA playoffs, Washington Wizards guard John Wall has set a huge goal for the team in the upcoming season. Wall noted to Washington Post writer Michael Lee that he wants the Wizards to get the final round of the NBA playoffs: “The Finals. All you can ask for now is the Finals,” Wall said from Team USA training camp in Las Vegas when...
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Andrei Kirilenko pets cheetah in Instagram photo

As most of the NBA players enjoy their summer vacation, Brooklyn Nets forward Andrei Kirilenko decided to do some traveling in South Africa with his family. During one of Andrei’s stops, he got acquainted with a cheetah and judging from the below Instagram photo of Andrei with the large feline, he got the chance to pet it: Hopefully, Andrei enjoys the rest of his vacation. **...
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Serge Ibaka takes selfie with Prime Minister of Spain Mariano Rajoy

Over the last few years, the rise of selfies have caused many people to become obsessed with them and even NBA players can get into the act from time-to-time. Earlier today, Thunder star (member of Spain’s National Team) Serge Ibaka got the chance to meet Prime Minister of Spain Mariano Rajoy and decided to take a selfie! Check out the below photo of the two which Ibaka posted...
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Kevin Durant deleted Twitter from his cell phone to limit distractions

Over the last couple of days, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant has been the topic of conversation after he noted that he would entertain the possibility of leaving the Thunder as a free agent in 2016. As you probably figure, Durant has been flooded on the realm of Twitter with questions and comments about his future destination and KD has decided to quiet the noise. Durant...
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J.R. Smith drives past little kid for slam dunk during basketball camp

As we have previously noted on this fair website, NBA players are pretty competitive people and even when playing games of one-on-one against little kids, some won’t let that competitive side down. Earlier today, New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith decided to show off his aerial abilities as he faced a young kid at a game of one-on-one. Watch as J.R. drives past the kid for the power...
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Jeremy Lin goes Hollywood in brand-new YouTube video

As we continue the summer months of the NBA offseason, Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin will have to face the bright lights of Los Angeles for the upcoming regular season. While you probably already know that Jeremy has his own YouTube channel, a brand-new sketch video has been released called “Jeremy Lin Goes Hollywood”. The clip shows Lin and notable YouTubers Phil...
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Kyrie Irving says he was speechless over LeBron James return to Cleveland

A few months back, it seemed almost absurd that LeBron James would return to the Cleveland Cavaliers but now, that dream for most Cleveland fans has become a reality. One of the beneficiaries of LeBron’s return to Northeast Ohio is Kyrie Irving and recently, he spoke when CBS Sports Ken Berger about his reaction to LeBron coming home. Irving told Berger that he was speechless when...
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LeBron James strips and tosses his clothes to fans at Taiwan Nike event

Since we have reached the summer months of the offseason, many notable NBA players are on world tours to help promote themselves and the game of basketball. Recently, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James embarked on his Asia tour that covered such places like Beijing, China and Taiwan. During one of his Taiwan stops, he decided to make an entrance by tossing some of the clothes...
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LeBron James hangs out with Bill Hader and Amy Schumer in Instagram photos

In case you didn’t know already, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James will be making a cameo appearance in the upcoming Judd Apatow film, “Trainwreck”. Only a few short moments ago, LeBron decided to take a couple of Instagram photos of him hanging out with famed comedians Bill Hader and Amy Schumer. Check out the pics of LeBron posing with Amy and LeBron posing with Bill...
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Aaron Gordon shows off slam dunk skills in Instagram video

In terms of the 2014 NBA rookie class, one of the players that I’m the most excited to see play in the association is Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon. Yesterday, Gordon decided to show off his aerial abilities for the world on the social networking site Instagram with an impressive dunk reel. Check out the below Instagram clip which shows Gordon skying for many impressive slam...
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Artist makes James Harden portrait out of human hair

As someone who took art history courses in the realm of higher learning, I’ve learned a thing or two about interesting pieces of art. Recently, artist Filip Peraic (who is known for his James Harden Illustrations) decided to produce an impressive piece of art in honor of the Rockets star guard. Filip went to a local barber and asked for his cut hair to create the below portrait...
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Derrick Rose says his knees have no pain after second injury rehab

One of the lingering questions for Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose after two major knee surgeries in the last three years is, will he be able to return to his MVP form? Today, Rose spoke with reporters at USA Basketball’s training camp and noted that his knees were currently feeling no pain according to KC Johnson: DRose on knees: "They're good. There's no pain."...
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Justin Timberlake celebrates Detroit Pistons Bad Boys on Instagram

In case you didn’t know already, singer Justin Timberlake is currently on his 20/20 tour and tonight is making a stop at the Palace of Auburn Hills to perform in Detroit. Despite Timberlake growing up in the Orlando Magic territory, he decided to rep the Pistons in a post on the social networking site, Instagram. Check out the below Instagram post which shows JT reaping the 80′s...
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Derrick Rose rises for slam dunk at USA Basketball practice

Despite coming back to the NBA last season, Derrick Rose only played in ten games with the Chicago Bulls and we never really got to see Derrick return to his old form. Rose will be part this year’s Team USA for the FIBA World Cup and this week, Team USA is practicing at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas before the tournament. During one of the practices, Rose decided to show...
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Zach LaVine stars at Seattle Pro-Am with amazing slam dunks

One of the exciting rookies to come from this 2014 NBA Draft class has to be Minnesota Timberwolves Zach LaVine and over the weekend, he dazzled fans at the Seattle Pro-Am. When a slam dunk contest was featured during the Pro-Am, LaVine showed off his incredible athleticism with some amazing slam dunks including a free-throw line jam that you need to see to believe. Check out the...
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Nick Young will trash talk Byron Scott over his Swaggy P impression

The big news from yesterday’s coaching ranks of the association was the Los Angeles Lakers signed Byron Scott to be their new head coach with a four-year contract. Back when Scott was doing television coverage for Time Warner Cable Sportsnet in late 2013, he and James Worthy did some Swaggy P impressions of Lakers guard Nick Young: Upon hearing the news that Scott will be coaching...
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LeBron James decides on wearing 23 with Cavaliers in Instagram post

As previously noted on this website, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James posted an Instagram image asking his fans if he should wear the number 23 or number six for his time back with the Cavaliers. For those of you eagerly awaiting that information, LeBron James has decided on reverting back to the number twenty-three as the below Instagram post reveals: 23 it is! It’s only...
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Roy Hibbert is amused by robot vacuum cleaner in Instagram video

For even big NBA stars like Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert, things can get a tad boring from time to time and sometimes you have to take solace in the fact that we exist in a time of Instagram to alleviate our boredom. Yesterday, Roy decided to shoot a quick Instagram video of a robotic vacuum cleaner doing it’s usual job and well, Roy was amused by it to say the least: Nice...
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Joakim Noah blocks little kids shots during games of one-on-one

We all know that NBA players are competitive folks and some rarely like to lose at the game of hoops. This week, Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah decided to face off against some kids in games of one-on-one during an event for his Noah’s Arc Foundation but Noah didn’t exactly let up because his opponents were children. Watch as Noah steals the ball and blocks numerous youngsters...
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WATCH: DeRozan jumps over Kyle Lowry on dunk

In case you didn’t know, Toronto Raptors stars Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan made a trip to the Philippines last week and during that trip, DeRozan participated in a slam dunk contest during an exhibition game. For one of his slam dunks at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, he decided to show off his aerial ability by leaping over teammate, Kyle Lowry. Check out the below...
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Dwyane Wade makes one-handed football catch from Brandon Marshall pass

While it should not come as a surprise to anyone that Dwyane Wade grew up watching the Chicago Bears during his childhood in Chicago, it might be a tad surprising the football catch he pulled off in the below Instagram video. The clip shows Miami Dolphins wide receiver Brandon Marshall tossing Wade a football during a stoppage of the Dwyane Wade-Brandon Marshall Sports and Cheerleading...
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Amir Johnson hits friend with exercise ball in Instagram video

Thanks to the fun/crazy social networking world that we live in today, we can see our favorite NBA players doing some pretty funny stuff. Yesterday, Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson decided to post the below Instagram video which shows a slow-motion workout in progress. Watch as Amir takes the exercise ball that he’s working out on and tosses it in the direction of a friend...
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JaVale McGee wears Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle costume in Funny or Die video

There are few things that I expect to see Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee wearing but I didn’t think a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle costume was one of them. As part of a Funny or Die video, McGee donned a Leonardo costume to play Wiz Khalifa in a parody music video for the new TMNT movie song, “Shell Shocked”. Check out the classic video below which also featured New Girl’s...
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Rihanna’s Twitter account has followed Joel Embiid

As we previously noted here on this fair website, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid has been trying to score a date with pop singer Rihanna. Well folks, we have some breaking news from this as it appeared that Rihanna’s official Twitter account has decided to follow Joel! For the pictorial proof, check out the below tweet from NBAToday7: Rihanna follows Joel Embiid back on...
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Roy Hibbert practices hook shots with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in Instagram video

In case you might have missed it, Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert is getting some help with his game from Lakers legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Last night, Kareem’s Instagram account had the first video of the practices where it shows Hibbert practicing some small hook shots in the paint at the Pacers practice facility: Below is an Instagram photo of Kareem coaching Roy up during...
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