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Reggie Jackson finishes with powerful slam dunk against Warriors

The Oklahoma City Thunder don’t have much going on with Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook out but they still have spitfire point guard Reggie Jackson healthy. And when Jackson is healthy, he can do things like this against the Warriors: The Thunder are currently trailing at home against the Warriors at the half. *** Reggie Jackson photo courtesy of Getty Images. Vine by Anthony Slater.
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Kevin Durant is not nice, hilariously blocks camper’s jumpshot

Kevin Durant seems to be like one of the nicest human beings ever but maybe that ad campaign of Kevin Durant not being nice is becoming more and more true. He crushed a kid’s jumpshot out of nowhere. Take a look at this powerful rejection: Yeah, Kevin Durant; that is definitely not nice. But it’s pretty funny. *** Kevin Durant picture courtesy of Getty Images. Vine from BallIsLife.
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Larry Sanders salutes the crowd after blocking Paul Pierce’s dunk

In Saturday night’s game between the Milwaukee Bucks and the Washington Wizards, old man Paul Pierce tried to do something daring. He tried to go for a two-handed stuff on a drive. What was waiting for him wasn’t exactly pleasant. Larry Sanders snuffed the dunk and gave the crowd a salute: One of the biggest reasons why Milwaukee’s defense has been excellent thus far was...
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Tim Duncan delivers full court outlet pass to Kawhi Leonard against Nets

There are few things in basketball more pretty than a perfect outlet pass and tonight, San Antonio Spurs big man Tim Duncan provided an amazing one. In the first quarter of their game against the Brooklyn Nets, Duncan was able to deliver an amazing near full-court pass to Kawhi Leonard for an easy lay-up: The Big Fundamental got that outlet pass game on lock! *** Duncan’s touchdown...
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LeBron James behind-the-back assist to Anderson Varejao against Raptors

There are few people in today’s association that can deliver the amazing pass like Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James and during tonight’s Cavaliers-Raptors game, he had a pretty nice one. In the first quarter of play, LeBron delivered a beautiful no-look behind-the-back assist to teammate Anderson Varejao despite solid defense from Toronto: Geez, that was pretty amazing...
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Kobe Bryant puts up 35-foot shot for some reason and airballs

The Los Angeles Lakers were blown out by the Dallas Mavericks, 140-106. We all know that the Laker team is bad and, for the most part, Kobe Bryant has to put the team on his back. Kobe’s got that mentality so much that he will do crazy things. Crazy things like put up a 35-foot shot WITH SIX SECONDS LEFT IN THE SHOT CLOCK: And the shot doesn’t even reach rim. Maybe Kobe thought...
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JaVale McGee kisses fan in front row after saving ball from out of bounds

The Denver Nuggets fans certainly got their money’s worth as the Nuggets blew out the New Orleans Pelicans, 117-97. One fan got MORE than their money’s worth. JaVale McGee attempted to save the ball for his team and ended up in the front row next to an elderly lady. McGee sat next to the lady for a few seconds and gave her a peck on the cheek. How cute! Look at McGee kiss the...
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Video: Deron Williams destroys Jeremy Lamb with crossover

Deron Williams has been showing glimpses here and there on why he was one of the top point guards in the league a few years ago. Jeremy Lamb got a glimpse of it himself as he was left behind by the Brooklyn Nets guard with a vicious crossover. That was just plain mean, Deron. *** Deron Williams picture courtesy of Getty Images.
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Robert Sacre throws terrible inbounds pass to Mavericks’ Jae Crowder

After Dirk Nowitzki made free throws for the Dallas Mavericks, Robert Sacre inbounded the ball for the Los Angeles Lakers. Except I’m pretty sure the Lakers wear purple, not white: That was a really bad inbounds pass. Oh, yeah. Crowder would miss the foul shot but the Mavs tapped the ball to J.J. Barea, who made the buzzer-beating three. Hell of a disastrous end to the first...
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Moving Pick Podcast – Episode 3

It’s that time again folks as another edition of the Moving Pick Podcast is ready for your listening pleasure. In this third episode, we talk about the emergence of the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference, Justin Timberlake’s Memphis Grizzlies fandom and real life Mario Kart happening in Tokyo, Japan. So, grab some popcorn and enjoy the show: *** Toronto Raptor-Drake...
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San Antonio Spurs look for new slogans in H-E-B commercial

There is a FOURTH H-E-B commercial featuring the San Antonio Spurs for this season. It has the Spurs looking for new slogans for H-E-B ice cream. It’s also very notable that this may be the most you’ll ever hear Kawhi Leonard speak. Watch the Spurs ponder for slogans here: I love that Kawhi brought back his “catchphrase” which Duncan noted that it was from last year. These...
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The Four – Forgotten Poster Slam Dunks By NBA Stars

When learning the game of basketball in our youth, some of us always dreamed of taking flight for a slam dunk and posterizing an opponent. Very few of us get to ever live that dream but thanks to the legends and stars of the NBA, they got to show us what was like to throw down a monster dunk in the face of an opponent. While many notable dunkers from Michael Jordan to LeBron James...
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Ellen DeGeneres gives shoutout to Michael Carter-Williams on her show

Last week, Michael Carter-Williams revealed that he deals with losing by watching the Ellen Show. Well, Ellen had read about it. She decided to give MCW a shoutout on her show: Unfortunately, the Sixers still lost to the Celtics on Wednesday night. But, at least, Team Ellen has your back! *** MCW pic courtesy of Getty Images. H/T to The Friendly Bounce.
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Nick Young and Jordan Hill give hilarious postgame interview after win over Rockets

Are the Lakers back after two straight wins? Well, we know this much: the swag is definitely back. He’s made some outrageous quotes already and he hasn’t even been back a week. Well, it gets better. Check out this postgame interview he and Jordan Hill had with Mike Trudell: So many highlights: *”It’s all about my swag. It’s part of my repertoire.” *Jordan Hill saying...
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James Harden wears ridiculous-looking shirt before Rockets-Lakers

NBA fashion has been out of hand for the past few years now and I think it just went another level. Before the game between the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Lakers, James Harden was wearing this: It's like a Looney Tunes episode just ended. #ThatsAllFolks pic.twitter.com/aERsbn0yIP — Rey-Rey (@TheNoLookPass) November 20, 2014 And that’s how I pretty much described...
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Kobe Bryant pushes both James Harden and Francisco Garcia during box out

Kobe Bryant has been in the league for 19 years so he’s picked up tons of tricks in the NBA. During the Los Angeles Lakers’ win over the Houston Rockets, Kobe was able to clear out BOTH James Harden and Francisco Garcia during a free throw box out. Look at Kobe throw both Rockets out silly: Kobe would’ve gotten a rebound had the ball bounced his way. But watching Harden and...
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Solomon Hill tips in game-winner against Charlotte Hornets

It was a tied game at 86 between the Indiana Pacers and Charlotte Hornets with 18 seconds left. With no Paul George and no David West, who did the Pacers go to? To Rodney Stuckey. Stuckey missed but Solomon Hill was there to tip it in for the win. The winning tip is right here: It pays to be alert, doesn’t it, Solomon? Great win by the Pacers. *** Solomon Hill image courtesy of Getty Images.
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Michael Carter-Williams does awesome pose before three-point airball

The Philadelphia 76ers are still looking for their first win (or are they)? They are in a close contest with the Boston Celtics when Michael Carter-Williams pulled up for three and… Yeah, you should watch this hilarious three by MCW: The pose was amazing and the ball hit nothing but… well, it hit nothing. And MCW looked really sad after that airball. In fact, I think that...
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San Antonio Spurs are hilarious in their H-E-B ‘Toga’ commercial

Yesterday, the Spurs released two H-E-B commercials. Well, we forgot a third one. And it involved the Spurs wearing togas. Take a look at the Spurs make fools of themselves: TO-GA! TO-GA! TO-GA! *** Spurs picture courtesy of Getty Images. Video from H-E-B.
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Justin Timberlake says he’s also Kobe Bryant fan but has been loyal to Grizzlies

Yesterday, we saw Justin Timberlake own a fan by refuting the Memphis Grizzlies bandwagon accusations. After all, JT is a minority owner of the Grizz. More fans tried to go after JT about his “bandwagon tendencies.” Justin defended himself well. “@DylanMatheny41: @jtimberlake #bandwagon #lakers fan pic.twitter.com/IcffqYOc3d” Hahaha!! Yes, I am a fan of #24 as well. You...
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James Harden says he doesn’t get defensive in Foot Locker spot

James Harden doesn’t have very many weak offensive skills on the basketball court. But his obvious flaw in his game is his defense. In the latest Foot Locker ad involving Harden, he pokes fun at that weakness. Watch him get defensive in this commercial: Well done, James. It’s good that he can make fun of himself. *** James Harden picture courtesy of Getty Images. Video from Foot Locker.
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Tim Duncan gets excited in Foot Locker commercial with Derrick Rose

In this new Foot Locker spot, they are promoting the “Week of Greatness.” Tim Duncan of the San Antonio Spurs and Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls are two of the most exciting personalities in the NBA and that is why they were chosen for this ad. Their excitement in this ad was so infectious: I have never seen those two guys get so excited before. Especially Tim Duncan. Heck...
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James Harden works control room in ESPN SportsCenter commercial

ESPN Sportscenter usually has hilarious or/and wacky commercials. In their latest offering, they have James Harden involved in the control room where he deals with technical problems. Check out the beard do this thing here: They had to pick a Houston Rocket to do this just so they can say that whole “Houston, we have a problem” thing. Get it? Love Harden’s deadpan line at...
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Nick Young says he’s better three-point shooter than Larry Bird

As the Los Angeles Lakers collected their second win of the season with a victory over the Atlanta Hawks, Nick Young played his first game of the season and scored seventeen points. After the game, Young was talking with the media and decided to proclaim that he was one of the best three-pointer shooters of all-time. Check out this quote from Mark Medina of Swaggy’s words: Nick...
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Jeff Teague takes off from afar for powerful right-handed slam dunk

The Atlanta Hawks were down big against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night. But Jeff Teague helped carry the Hawks back. Especially with this powerful flush: That’s quite a takeoff point from Teague. My gosh. *** Jeff Teague picture courtesy of Getty Images.
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