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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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Paul George gets personalized portable gaming device form 2K Sports

Paul George is likely going to be out the entire 2014-15 season due to that gruesome leg injury he suffered earlier in the summer. Now that he’s going to have all this free time, what’s he going to do? Well, 2K Sports has helped him out; they hooked him up with a portable gaming television. It’s personalized for PG and it’s in HD. From Paul George’s Instagram account: ...
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Chris Bosh plays game of Hoop Dee Do Me on The Ellen Show

Earlier on Wednesday, we saw Chris Bosh hang out at the DJ booth of The Ellen Show. Well, later on in the show, Bosh played a game with Ellen and Modern Family’s Ty Burrell called “Hoop Dee Do Me.” They’re basically shooting at a hoop above their heads. Check out the game: That seems like a fun game. As for who won? I mean, I don’t know. You don’t think a professional...
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Dirk Nowitzki sings David Hasselhoff song on German talk show

Way back in the 2006 NBA Finals, Dirk Nowitzki admitted that he hummed a David Hasselhoff song at the foul line to take the pressure off. The song in question? Looking For Freedom. Dirk went on German TV very recently as he went on a talk show called My Spass. I don’t speak German at all but in the video below, the fun starts at 1:45 as Dirk and the host both sing Looking For Freedom...
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Chris Bosh hangs out at Ellen Show DJ booth

Chris Bosh is having quite the offseason. He was paid a ton of money to stay in Miami AND he’s mixing it up at The Ellen Show. And I really mean “mixing it up.” First, here’s the video of him there: And here’s the pic from Bosh’s Instagram account: He really did look like he was having fun. Plus Bosh went on the Ellen Show, which has been the premier daytime talk show...
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James Harden NBA 2K15 commercial called The Beard Guru is great

There are few players in today’s NBA like Houston Rockets guard James Harden and his trademark beard is part of his persona on and off the court. Earlier today, 2K Sports released a new commercial for NBA 2K15 called “The Beard Guru” which stars Harden getting his beard worked on for the latest face-scanning feature for next-fen consoles. Check out the full spot below and well...
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LeBron James thinks Kyrie Irving could be best point guard in NBA

As we near the start of the NBA preseason, most of the eyes around the NBA world will be trained in Cleveland, Ohio as LeBron James and the Cavaliers will have numerous interesting story lines this upcoming season. One of those story lines revolves around star point guard Kyrie Irving as he looks to lead the newly-formed super team in the Eastern Conference. Recently, Sports Illustrated’s...
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LeBron James has apparently fixed his hairline

NBA fans love to make fun of LeBron James’ high hairline. Everyone has seemingly mocked LeBron about it. The guys from Inside The NBA has targeted his hairline. Dwight Howard has made fun of him. Close friend and ex-teammate Dwyane Wade didn’t let LeBron go about that. There was a song about his hairline. Even LeBron himself has made fun of his own hairline. But during the unveiling...
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Blake Griffin performs slam dunk poetry at Laugh Factory

On Tuesday morning, a series of Vizio ads featured Blake Griffin reciting slam dunk poetry. And on Tuesday night, Blake Griffin appeared at the Laugh Factory during Open Mic night. Here is a clip via Jill Painter Lopez: Shared Via @Burst_it https://t.co/dQ6WwoMpNQ — Jill Painter Lopez (@jillpainter) September 17, 2014 I always liked Blake’s dry sense of humor. If basketball...
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Charles Barkley throws bad first pitch in Chicago Cubs game

The trend continues. Most recently, Joakim Noah threw a terrible first pitch at a White Sox game (he did better on a do-over, though). Now? It’s our favorite NBA analyst, Charles Barkley, on the mound. He threw the first pitch Tuesday at a Chicago Cubs game. The result: Just a little bit to the right. But it’s still not 50 Cent bad. Now I can’t decide if Barkley is a better...
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Jabari Parker didn’t like wearing cheesehead to Green Bay Packers game

The Milwaukee Bucks went to the Packers game last Sunday. As part of the rookie hazing, #2 overall pick Jabari Parker was forced to wear a cheesehead throughout the game. This pic was from Kendall Marshall’s Instagram account: One problem with this? Parker is a Chicago Bears fan: Jabari even tweeted about it: Going to be a long year if they already got me in a cheese head. It...
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New LeBron James mural being proposed in Cleveland

It doesn’t stop for LeBron James today. After his foundation formed a partnership with amusement park Cedar Point, it looks like a LeBron James mural is being proposed for the city of Cleveland. From Dustin Wadsworth of WKYC in Cleveland: FIRST LOOK – New @KingJames @Nike mural – http://t.co/0AtXBMZoC1 @wkyc pic.twitter.com/YCh0MoQJTN — Dustin Wadsworth (@DustinfromWKYC)...
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Hawks giving Dominique Wilkins statue outside of arena

The Atlanta Hawks held a press conference concerning the sale of the team. But it was also revealed that a Hawks legend will be getting his own statue very soon. It’s long overdue, in fact. Via Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Dominque Wilkins will get a statue on March 6, 2015. — Chris Vivlamore (@CVivlamoreAJC) September 16, 2014 Dominique Wilkins played...
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LeBron James-named roller coaster at Cedar Point isn’t happening

A couple of months ago, amusement park Cedar Point said that if LeBron James went back to the Cavaliers, they would name a roller coaster after him. Turns out that it’s not going to happen. However, they did announce a partnership with LeBron. From Waiting For Next Year via Cedar Point: It’s time to make good on a promise – and it’s bigger and better than expected. Earlier...
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Cleveland Cavaliers player introductions on NBA 2K15

The NBA 2K video game franchise always tries to outdo the previous year’s game. In NBA 2K15, they’re doing full player introductions. Check out the player intro of the newly retooled Cleveland Cavaliers: I absolutely only have one problem with this thing. Why is Cleveland called “The Land”? *** Irving pic courtesy of Getty Images.
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