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LeBron James gets nice chasedown block on Joe Johnson

If there was a player that you had to associate with the art of the chasedown block, it would probably be Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James. During last night’s game against the Brooklyn Nets, LeBron pulled off an impressive transition block of Joe Johnson who appeared to have an easy lay-up in the third quarter: Despite LeBron’s best efforts in that game, Brooklyn held...
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Reggie Jackson’s best highlights from triple-double against Magic

As the Detroit Pistons continue to rebuild for the future, point guard Reggie Jackson looks like a big part of their bright future. Last night, the Pistons faced the Orlando Magic and Reggie got his second triple double of the season as he scored twenty-six points, grabbed 11 rebounds, and passed out 11 assists in the Detroit victory: Impressive performance, Mr. Jackson! *** Jackson...
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LeBron James soars for one-handed alley-oop dunk against Nets

There are few players in the game of basketball that can pull off the aerial moves of Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James and last night against the Brooklyn Nets, he pulled off an impressive slam dunk. In the final moments of play, Cavaliers forward Kevin Love found James with an impressive alley-oop pass as LeBron was able to catch it with one-hand and soar for the high-flying...
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Rudy Gobert does fancy behind-the-back pass to Trevor Booker for dunk

Rudy Gobert has been known as the Stifle Tower due to his defensive rim presence. But, hey, the dude can do a little passing, too. Look at this fancy behind-the-back pass to Trevor Booker for the slam: Do we have to watch out for Rudy Gobert’s passing, too? My goodness. *** Rudy Gobert pic from Getty Images. Vine from Andy Bailey.
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Andrew Wiggins does spin move then finishes with dunk against Rockets

Rookie of the Year candidate can be so quick. Dude does a spin move and then he’s gone! Wiggins disappears then finishes strong with this jam: That spin move has become quite a deadly move for Wiggins. It’s almost unstoppable and so pretty to watch. *** Andrew Wiggins pic from Getty Images. Vine from Jack Winter.
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Tiago Splitter attempts Eurostep with disastrous results against Mavericks

The headline should really say “beautiful results.” Tiago Splitter does a Eurostep on a fastbreak and it was awesome: You can’t really say Devin Harris played great defense there. It’s just that, well, Tiago can’t stay on his feet. Nice try? *** Tiago Splitter pic from Getty Images. Vine from Caleb Saenz of 48 Minutes of Hell.
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2 Chainz performs then helps introduce Hawks starting line-up

Hey, we said that there was 2 Chainz Night at Phillips Field for the Atlanta Hawks game against the Miami Heat on March 27th. Well, March 27th. Heeeeere’s 2 Chainz performing “All Me” and “Birthday Song” as well as helping introduce the players: I guess there was a basketball game played thereafter. *** 2 Chainz pic from Getty Images.
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DeAndre Jordan puts down back-to-back dunks against Sixers

When it’s in the air, you know DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers is going to go and get it. He does that twice. First, it was a putback dunk. And then he throws down a lob from Chris Paul: DeAndre Jordan can fly, guys. *** DeAndre Jordan pic from Getty Images.
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Timofey Mozgov wears Cavs jersey backwards in bizarre local ad

So Timofey Mozgov is in this local ad for the Brew Garden in Cleveland, Ohio. And he’s wearing his jersey backwards. It’s completely bizarre. Check it out: “Get this weak stuff out of here” kills me EVERY SINGLE TIME. *** Timofey Mozgov pic from Getty Images. Video from dmhindians.
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Nik Stauskas gets ‘Sauce Castillo’ nickname after closed captioning error

It’s been everywhere. Sacramento Kings rookie Nik Stauskas has a new nickname due to some weird closed captioning error. Seriously: My closed captioning just referred to Nik Stauskas as "Sauce Castillo" and I will never be able to not call him this again — Andrew Unterberger (@AUgetoffmygold) March 25, 2015 Some people make their own names up. Kobe Bryant came up with ...
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Ersan Ilyasova’s best highlights of his career-best 34 points against Pacers

Ersan Ilyasova has kind of been the forgotten man in Milwaukee, with guys like Giannis Antetokounnmpo, Jabari Parker (now out for the season), and even Brandon Knight (when he was still there) grabbing all the highlights and headlines. But it was all about Ilyasova in their 111-107 win over the Indiana Pacers. Ersan went 12 for 14 on Thursday night, on his way to a career-high 34...
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James Johnson puts down one-handed alley-oop dunk against Bulls

It wasn’t all bad for the Toronto Raptors against the Chicago Bulls. The Bulls ultimately took the victory but the Raptors did have a few highlights. One of them? James Johnson soaring for the alley-oop dunk: Nice lob by Lou Williams, too. *** James Johnson pic from Getty Images. Vine from the Toronto Raptors.
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Joakim Noah tricks DeMar DeRozan into passing him the ball

The Raptors were trying to come back from nine down in the closing minutes of their game against the Bulls. DeMar DeRozan saw an open player with a white shirt on. Unfortunately, the guy with the white shirt was Joakim Noah standing around on the bench: Noah and his Bulls teammates had a good laugh about that. They would laugh all the way to their win over the Raptors, 116-103...
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Brook Lopez’s best highlights of his 34 points against Hornets

Mascot-lover Brook Lopez went on a tear against the Charlotte Hornets as his Nets eeked out a close one, 91-88. Brook went for 34 points and 10 boards in the contest. Here are highlights of his hot night: That win puts the Nets a half-game behind the 8th-seeded Boston Celtics. Very big win by the Nets after a big night from Lopez. *** Brook Lopez pic from Getty Images. Video from the NBA.
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Chase Budinger goes in for powerful dunk in traffic against Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves in overtime, 101-99. The Wolves did have a few highlights of their own, though. Chase Budinger goes in on the Lakers and throws it down: Nice throwdown, Chase. Too bad, it wasn’t enough. *** Chase Budinger pic from Getty Images. Video from The Cauldron.
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Timofey Mozgov finishes one-handed alley-oop dunk against Grizzlies

The Cleveland Cavaliers thrashed the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, 111-89. Everyone was getting in on the fun for the Cavaliers. Including Timofey Mozgov, who threw down this Matthew Dellavedova lob for the oop jam: Mozgov is doing his job as the finisher as of late and not getting finished by others. Nice. *** Timofey Mozgov pic from Getty Images. Video by ZprophetMMA.
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Rudy Gobert throws down wicked right-handed dunk against Blazers

Who can stop the Stifle Tower? Rudy Gobert gets the offensive board and throws down this SUPER STRONG right-handed jam. Poor Dorell Wright getting shoved out of the way: Gobert can only get more frightening from here on out. *** Rudy Gobert pic from Getty Images. Vine by Mike Gallagher.
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James Harden dunks it with two hands against Pelicans traffic

James Harden is doing his thing once again. Look at him bust this traffic jam against the New Orleans Pelicans: Pretty good, James Harden. You might be a player in this league someday. *** James Harden pic from Getty Images. Vine by Clutch Fans.
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LeBron James throws down powerful two-handed dunk against Grizzlies

When LeBron James dunks, he DUNKS. Look at him spike this down with two hands against Memphis: And this was against the big boys of Memphis. But, hey, LeBron has no fear when it comes to going inside. *** LeBron James pic from Getty Images.
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DeAndre Jordan posterizes Jason Smith with outstanding one-handed slam

Well, this is messed up. DeAndre Jordan was already putting on a show in Madison Square Garden. Jason Smith attempted to stop it. Unfortunately, Jason Smith didn’t know how to stop it: That’s one heck of a facial. *** DeAndre Jordan pic from Getty Images. Vine by Trust Talent.
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DeAndre Jordan puts down couple of strong dunks against Knicks

DeAndre Jordan is already putting on a show at Madison Square Garden. He threw down a couple of impressive slams against the Knicks. Showtime: Those are so fancy. *** DeAndre Jordan pic from Getty Images. Vine by Rob Perez.
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Andre Drummond finishes with two-handed alley-oop dunk against Raptors

The Detroit Pistons beat the Toronto Raptors in a mild upset, 108-104, on Tuesday night. Andre Drummond finished with a strong 21-point, 18-rebound contest. And he finished strong with this alley-oop dunk from Reggie Jackson earlier in the game: He’s already scary now. Drummond will be even more frightening after a few years under Stan Van Gundy’s tutelage. *** Andre Drummond...
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DeMarcus Cousins’ best highlights of his 33 points, 17 rebounds against 76ers

DeMarcus Cousins nearly had a 5×5 statline (getting five on five major statistical categories) and every bit of that counted for the Sacramento Kings’ close victory over the Philadelphia 76ers, 107-106. Cousins went for 33 points, 17 rebounds, three assists, four steals, and four blocks. That’s quite the stat-padding. Catch Boogie do his thing in this video below: That was...
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Monta Ellis’s best highlights of his 38 points against Spurs

There had been talk that the mediocre play of the Dallas Mavericks as of late was due to the mood swings and bad play of Monta Ellis. Well, Monta proved all the critics wrong by going for 38 points in a huge 101-94 win against the Spurs. Here are Monta’s highlights of that game: Guess what, guys? Monta still have it all. *** Monta Ellis pic from Getty Images. Video from the NBA.
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Robert Covington throws down fierce alley-oop over Andre Miller

Even though there are hardly any playoff stakes between these two teams, the Philadelphia 76ers and Sacramento Kings are playing for pride. And, boy, does Robert Covington have a lot of that. Look at him go up and up and up for the alley-oop over Andre Miller: What a throwdown that was. *** Robert Covington pic from Getty Images.
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