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Dirk Nowitzki shows off baseball skills at 2014 Heroes Celebrity Baseball game

Just when you thought that you had see everything Dirk Nowitzki could do athletically, you might want to check out the below highlight film of Dirk playing baseball. Nowitzki annual charity baseball event “Heroes Celebrity Baseball” was held in back in June (The 13th year of the event) and many notable celebrity athletes came out to play including Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony...
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James Harden says he and Dwight Howard are cornerstones of Houston Rockets

With James Harden enjoying his overseas vacation in Asia, he made some interesting comments during a trip to the Philippines to teach the game of basketball to young kids. In an interview with the Philippines Star, Harden was asked his thoughts about the movement of Jeremy Lin to the Lakers and Chandler Parsons to the Mavericks and provided an interesting response: As for the Rockets’...
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Jeremy Lin says he’s not trying to recreate Linsanity with Lakers

As Jeremy Lin has moved from the Houston Rockets to the bright lights of Los Angeles and the Lakers, there is some discussion about Lin’s “Linsanity” past with the New York Knicks. During today’s introductory press conference, Jeremy came forward and said that his time with the Lakers will not be trying to recreate the past according to Lakers Nation reporter Serena Winters...
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Jeremy Lin says that Kobe Bryant is an idol in Asia

Today, the Los Angeles Lakers officially announced Jeremy Lin’s arrival with a press conference to talk about him joining the team. One of the questions asked to Lin during the press conference was describing the Los Angeles Lakers brand in the Asia region and Lin noted that Kobe was treated in high regard according to Lakers Nation reporter Serena Winters: Lin describing Lakers...
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Karl Malone’s Top Ten best slam dunks of his Utah Jazz career

In case you didn’t know already, Utah Jazz legend Karl Malone is celebrating his 51st birthday today and we figured this would be a great time to post a top ten best plays video. The fine folks over at Trash Talk Productions produced this tribute to “The Mailman” which featured some of his greatest dunk in a Jazz uniform. So grab some popcorn and enjoy some vintage Mailman...
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Shaquille O’Neal tries to get on NBA 2K15 soundtrack with freestyle rap

With the news that singer/producer Pharrell Williams would be selecting the soundtrack for 2K Sports popular video game “NBA 2K15″, Turner Sports Shaquille O’Neal did his best to try and get included on it. In the below video from 2K Sports, Shaq makes a plea to Pharrell to add him to the soundtrack by doing a freestyle rap in his honor: Only time will tell if Shaq made the...
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Joel Embiid posts photoshopped image of Rihanna in 76ers jersey on Twitter

In case you missed it yesterday, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid decided to set his sights on Rihanna by asking her for a dinner date on Twitter. Earlier today, Embiid decided to show some more love towards RiRi’s side as he posted a photoshopped image of her in a Philadelphia 76ers jersey on Twitter: That's all I gotta say……@rihanna repping the @Sixers and my jersey...
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LeBron James memorized all the moves in the Shaq-Fu video game

While most of us have trouble remembering things that we did last week, there are people living in our world who have photographic memories that can recall information in the most exact and minute detail. Recently, ESPN’s Brian Windhorst did a story about LeBron James photographic memory and noted that his great memory dated back to his childhood. In a conversation with life-long...
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Dwyane Wade was asked flopping question by kid at basketball camp

In case you didn’t know already, Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade teamed up with Miami Dolphins receiver Brandon Marshall to host the Dwyane Wade and Brandon Marshall Sports Academy for kids to improve their basketball/football skills. During one of the basketball camps, Wade got an interesting question from a camper about flopping and decided to re-tell the story to the local media...
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James Harden posts Instagram photo of Great Wall of China visit

While most of the NBA players continue their summer vacation, it appears that Houston Rockets star James Harden decided to take a trip over to China. One of the destinations that Harden visited on his trip was the Great Wall of China and the below Instagram photo shows Harden posing while stand on the steps of the Great Wall: Hope you had a good time, James! *** Harden image courtesy...
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Kevin Durant wears fake beard in Instagram photo

It’s not often that we get to talk about fake beards here on this website but when Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant decides to wear one, we have to take note. Check out the below image that Durant posted to his Instagram account which shows him wearing a fake beard and in the caption section, KD wrote “Beard Gang”: I wonder if James Harden can help him get in.. ***...
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LeBron James sends his Akron neighbors cupcakes over media frenzy

Since LeBron James is returning to play for the Cleveland Cavaliers, it appears that he’ll be spending a lot more time at his Akron mansion. Earlier today, it was noted on the realm of Twitter that LeBron decided to do something nice for his neighbors after they had deal with media coverage near his house. Check out the below tweets which show a box of cupcakes and special note...
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Kobe Bryant scored 36 points in 1996 Summer League game

Back in the grand old year that was 1996, Kobe Bryant was still an unknown Lakers rookie trying to make a name for himself in the association. Bryant played on the Lakers Summer League team and showed off his future brilliance in a game against the Phoenix Suns held at Long Beach Arena. At the end of the game, Kobe scored 36 points and the below highlight reel shows flashes of what...
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Joel Embiid is courting Rihanna on Twitter with dinner date

Just when you thought that Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid had stopped using Twitter to try to score dates with famous female celebrities, he has set his sights on famed singer Rihanna. In the last hour, Embiid sent out the below tweets to Rihanna’s official Twitter account asking her for a dinner date: BREAKING NEWS: Moving on from kk to Rihanna — Joel-Hans Embiid (@JoelEmbiid...
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Kevin Durant met Justin Bieber for brunch in Instagram photo

In terms of the best meals of the day, Brunch has to be listed as one of the best and earlier today, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant took some time to hang out with Justin Bieber. The two enjoyed some brunch and in the below Instagram photo posted on Justin’s official Instagram account, the two posed for a brunch selfie: Hopefully, that was some solid brunch! *** Durant...
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Joel Embiid might block Kim Kardashian on Twitter

There are few NBA players more active on Twitter than Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid and a couple weeks back, Embiid tried to recruit LeBron James to join the 76ers over the social networking realm. After LeBron didn’t respond to his recruiting tweets, Embiid blocked him on Twitter and very soon, another notable name might join him. Recently, Embiid asked Kim Karshadian...
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Charles Barkley gets free golf lesson proposal from Paul Azinger on Twitter

Over the weekend, Turner Sports Charles Barkley made an appearance at the American Century Celebrity Golf tournament and finished at the bottom of the leaderboard. Barkley’s golf game has been the topic of ridicule from others over the years and it appears that one former PGA Tour golfer wants to help the Chuckster improve his game. Last night, Paul Azinger (winner of the 1993...
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WWE’s Damien Sandow wearing LeBron James jersey mocks Miami Heat fans

In case you didn’t know, WWE’s Monday Night Raw was in Miami for tonight and it appears that wrestler Damien Sandow decided to do a little bit of trolling of Miami Heat fans over the loss of LeBron James. Before the event, Sandow starred in this short Vine video where he wore a LeBron James jersey with a taped addition of “Cleveland” to reveal his “farewell address”:...
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Miami Heat Christmas Day jerseys for 2014 are revealed

With the regular season of the National Basketball Association only 100 days away, some of the alternate jerseys were revealed today for the 2014-15 NBA season. One of the more notable jerseys was the Miami Heat’s game day jerseys for Christmas Day which featured a couple differences from regular season uniforms. The front of the jersey as seen in the below tweet from ESPN’s...
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J.R. Smith has epic celebration after home run in Chris Brown charity kickball game

It’s not often that we get to talk about charity kickball on this website but when New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith hits a home run, it needs to be noted. Smith played in a charity game hosted by Chris Brown/Quincy and in the below video from StadiumBound, it shows Smith’s long-distance home run. Keep an eye on how high that Smith leaps after crossing home plate: *** J.R. Smith...
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J.R. Smith gets dunked on during Drew League game

There are few moments more embarrassing for NBA player than getting dunked on and over the weekend, New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith was the unfortunate person who was dealt that card. During a Drew League game, Smith did his best to atone for a turnover as he attempted to pull off a chasedown block of a slam-dunking opponent. Sadly for J.R., he arrived to late and got put on a poster...
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Jamal Crawford drains buzzer-beating three-pointer at Seattle Pro-Am

Over the last couple of weeks, the Seattle Pro-Am has had many memorable moments and on Sunday, Jamal Crawford provided one spectacular finish for the fans who attended the event. With his team trailing by one, Crawford pulled-up for a three-point attempt with two defenders right in his face and calmly sinked the three-pointer for the game-winning bucket: He makes it look so easy...
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Kobe Bryant hits home run at Richard Sherman’s celebrity softball game

Earlier today, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman held his annual celebrity softball game at Safeco Field in Seattle. One of the notable names to play in the game was Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant who decided to show off his home run swing. Check out the below Instagram video from LakersWorld16 which shows Kobe going yard with a towering home run: Before the game...
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Steven Adams wishes himself Happy Birthday on Twitter

For those of you who didn’t already figure out from the title of the post, Oklahoma City Thunder big man Steven Adams is celebrating his birthday today as he turned 21 years of age. Earlier today, Adams decided to wish himself a Happy Birthday on his Twitter account: On behalf of my followers, Happy birthday @RealStevenAdams — Steven Adams (@RealStevenAdams) July 20, 2014 A...
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51-year-old Michael Jordan plays one-on-one at Air Jordan Basketball Academy

There were few NBA players like Michael Jordan and even at the amazing age of 51, Michael can still school some at the game of basketball. Recently, Jordan held his annual Air Jordan Basketball Academy and decided to play one-on-one against one of the campers. The individual who he selected was wearing a Kobe Bryant jersey and while the game ended up being even, Jordan still show...
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