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Shaquille O’Neal stares down alligator in Instagram photo

I think Shaquille O’Neal has finally met his match. If you get stared at by Shaq, you know you’re a pretty intimidating being. From Shaquille O’Neal’s Instagram: To be fair, that alligator really does look imposing. It’s definitely not a creature I would want to rub the wrong way. But I guess if Shaq wanted to cross “staring at an alligator” off his bucket list, mission...
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Patty Mills sings Smokey Robinson in Instagram video

I love it when NBA players sing. It just shows how carefree they can be and how much they like to have fun. Patty Mills of the San Antonio Spurs seems to be one of those guys that loves to sing. Here he is jammin’ it to Smokey Robinson’s “The Track Of My Tears” in his car. From his Instagram account: He’s actually not that bad. Maybe one day, I’ll get to do some karaoke...
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Paul George and Robert Mathis show off their walking boots in Instagram photo

Paul George of the Indiana Pacers is likely out for the season after that gruesome foot injury he suffered during that Team USA exhibition a few months earlier. In the meantime, Indianapolis Colts defensive end Robert Mathis is out for the NFL season after he suffered a torn Achilles tendon. It’s tough for anyone to go through devastating injuries. But George and Mathis are trying...
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Blake Griffin thinks Clippers aren’t the alpha team in Los Angeles

I live in Southern California and I always said that Los Angeles will always be a Lakertown. Even if the Clippers go win three NBA championships in a row. I always thought the only way the Clippers would “own” Los Angeles was to have incredible success over the next 40 years while the Lakers flounder and become lottery regulars for that same amount of time. Los Angeles Clippers...
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Golden State Warriors top ten best plays from the 2013-14 NBA season

There are few teams in the association that can shoot the lights out like the Western Conference’s Golden State Warriors since they boast, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. Last season, the Warriors made the playoffs and if you missed any of the awesome highlights from their 2013-14 NBA season, you might want to check out the below video. Check out the Warriors top ten best plays...
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Tony Parker hits over-the-head half-court trick shot

Before an exhibition game in France, Tony Parker nailed a shot from halfcourt. Oh, yeah. It was a backwards over-the-head half-court shot: It’s a great HORSE shot if you can make that. I mean, really. If you can make that. Tony Parker makes the game of basketball look so easy. Including half-court shots. *** Parker image courtesy of Getty Images. Vine by L’EQUIPE 21. H/T to...
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LeBron James proposed mural approved in Cleveland

A few days ago, a new LeBron James mural was being proposed in Cleveland. This was what the mural was going to look: FIRST LOOK – New @KingJames @Nike mural – http://t.co/0AtXBMZoC1 @wkyc pic.twitter.com/YCh0MoQJTN — Dustin Wadsworth (@DustinfromWKYC) September 16, 2014 It seems that the city of Cleveland has approved it. From the Associated Press: CLEVELAND — A larger-than...
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Mark Jackson will call whoever buys his wife’s new single

Ex-Golden State Warriors coach and current ABC/ESPN analyst Mark Jackson’s wife has a new single called, “Strip.” Jackson has promised to call people who have tweeted to him that they bought the single: Tweet me a pic of my wife Desiree Coleman Jackson’s new single “STRIP” purchased with ur phone #. I will personally call and Thank U! — Mark Jackson (@MarkJackson13...
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LeBron James shouts out love for The Cosby Show on Instagram

In terms of memorable comedic sitcoms, The Cosby Show has to rank among the best and ground-breaking during it’s run from 1984-1992. Yesterday, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James decided to dedicate an Instagram post on his personal account for his love of the show. Check out the below image and full caption that LeBron added to show some love to the people who worked on the...
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Los Angeles Clippers top ten best plays from the 2013-14 NBA season

Despite a tumultuous last season, the Los Angeles Clippers took another big step to becoming one of the powers of the Western Conference. If you have happened to have forgotten any of those memorable moments, you happen to be in luck since the NBA’s YouTube page has collected the top ten best plays from the Clippers 2013-14 season. So, grab some popcorn and enjoy this top ten:...
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Little girl recites Allen Iverson’s practice rant in Instagram video

In terms of notable NBA rants, Allen Iverson’s practice rant is among the greatest of all-time and it appears that one basketblogger decided to get his daughter to try to recite it. Steve McPherson (or better known as Steventurous on Twitter) took an Instagram video while his daughter Maggie decided to repeat key points of Iverson’s rant: Clearly, this video might be the best...
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Shaquille O’Neal sings Bon Jovi’s You Give Love A Bad Name at LSU bar

We all know that Shaquille O’Neal is a pretty fun-loving dude and recently, the Big Aristotle decided to do a little bit of singing near his alma-mater, Louisiana State University. Shaq made an appearance Fred’s In Tigerland as he joined a college band on stage performing the Bon Jovi hit song, “You Give Love A Bad Name”. Check out the video of Shaq’s vocal performance...
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Stephen Curry thinks Klay Thompson is among best shooting guards in NBA

One of the notable players on Team USA for the 2014 FIBA World Cup was Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson who provided a nice shooting streak during the team’s gold medal run. Thompson’s teammate Stephen Curry was also on the squad and during a recent interview with the San Jose Mercury News, Curry spoke highly of his teammate. When asked if he’s one of the best two...
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Andrew Wiggins says he feels little pressure to be Timberwolves franchise player

As the Minnesota Timberwolves will have a new outlook for the upcoming season, one of the new faces with the squad will be Andrew Wiggins after being acquired from the Cavaliers for Kevin Love. Recently, Wiggins was interviewed at a voluntary team workout regarding the amount of pressure that he felt to be Minnesota’s franchise player and provided the below response as noted by...
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Chandler Parsons and Devin Harris ride camel in Mavericks charity commercial

In case you missed it, we noted that Dallas Mavericks players Chandler Parsons and Devin Harris starred in a short video riding a camel for the Dallas Mavericks charity foundation. Well, the full commercial has been released on the Mavericks YouTube page and takes the start of the video from Dirk Nowitzki’s game day commercial which also parodies the GEICO Camel “Hump Day”...
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James Dolan breaks kazoo world record with Carmelo Anthony and Amare Stoudemire

As previously noted here on this fine website, New York Knicks owner James Dolan plays in a blues band called “JD and the Straight Shot” and recently, he appeared on Good Day New York to play some music. Earlier in the week, it was noted that Dolan might try to break a kazoo world record to help raise money for ALS and with the help of Amare Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony it...
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Shabazz Napier hits sitting half-court trick shot in Instagram video

There are few things that I enjoy more than awesome tricks shots and yesterday, Miami Heat rookie Shabazz Napier decided to show off his trick shot artistry. While at the Miami Heat practice facility, Napier decided to hit a half court shot by sitting down and leaning backwards to launch the ball. Check out the video of his accomplishment from the Miami Heat’s official Instagram...
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Giannis Antetokounmpo will be mentored by Gary Payton over playing point guard

After a solid showing at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, many Milwaukee Bucks fans will be excited for the second year of Giannis Antetokounmpo’s career in the league. Recently, there were some rumors that head coach Jason Kidd was tossing around the idea of Giannis playing point guard during games. It appears now that Kidd is planning to do so since has decided to bring in Seattle Supersonics...
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Dwyane Wade says David Stern impacted NBA fashion

Fans have seen NBA players take their wardrobe to different levels. Some of the people think they’re too outlandish. Some people think they’re too colorful for their own tastes. And some people actually dig it. Dwyane Wade has a theory about this. From USA Today: NEW YORK (AP) — David Stern might be responsible for the fashionable basketball players in the NBA – well, at...
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Russell Westbrook to cameo on Nickelodeon’s Henry Danger

It looks like one of the NBA’s biggest stars is appearing on Nickelodeon soon! Via The New York Post: NBA All-Star Russell Westbrook will make a guest appearance on Nickelodeon’s new show, “Henry Danger,” for an episode set to air in November. Westbrook, a point guard for the Oklahoma City Thunder, will play “Shawn,” who claims to be only 13 years old when he joins Henry’s...
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James Harden tries to do Carlton dance with Alfonso Ribeiro

In terms of notable 1990’s comedic sitcoms, “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” has to be among the best to have come from the decade. Earlier tonight, actor Alfonso Ribeiro (who played Carlton on the show) got a chance to meet Houston Rockets guard James Harden. During their time spent together, Alfonso tried to teach James the infamous “Carlton Dance” and the below Instagram...
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Houston Rockets top ten best plays from 2013-14 season

Though it ended in disappointing fashion, the Houston Rockets still had a pretty good year as they finished fourth in the ever-so-tough Western Conference. The NBA just dropped a video of the Rockets’ Top 10 best plays from last season. Sit back and watch them highlights here: We should see more of the same next season even if they had a rough offseason. *** Howard/Parsons image...
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Kevin Durant has awesome Washington Nationals personalized jersey

For many sports fans, they get personalized jerseys to show off their fandom for their favorite teams and many NBA players have some great ones. Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant who grew up in the Washington D.C. area got a pretty nice personalized for the Major League Baseball team in the area, the Washington Nationals. Check out KD’s personalized jersey in the below photo...
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Kevin Durant talks to Karl Malone after bad games

Kevin Durant was recently featured in Esquire Magazine where he talked about his mentors. He talked about his godfather mentoring him as well as his mother keeping it real. But one relationship that we didn’t know about? He apparently talks to hall-of-famer Karl Malone. From the aforementioned Esquire Magazine: I’ve gotten close with Karl Malone, who’s called me numerous times...
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Timberwolves will open camp with dunk contest featuring Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine

The Minnesota Timberwolves know how to have fun. They’re going to open up training camp, which takes place on September 29, with a midnight madness-type of event that college teams do called Dunks After Dark. The main event? Rookies Andrew Wiggins and Zach LaVine will have a dunk contest. Wiggins has explosive athleticism while LaVine measured a jaw-dropping 46-inch vertical leap...
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