Not so smooth moves Juwan....Not so smooth
During the Miami Heat's victory club tour, one of their stops was Bamboo in Miami and the most notable moment at the club was this huge championship cake that was brought out for them.Check out the cake which features a life-sized Larry O'Brien Trophy:
After the Miami Heat won the 2012 NBA Championship, we all figured that media mogul Oprah Winfrey would find a way to interview the big three.Yesterday, she sat down with Lebron James/Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh for a tell-all interview that will appear on the Own Network this weekend.After the taping, The Big O got a chance to hold the trophy:(Courtesy of Gossip Extra)
For those of you who didn't know, Miami Heat star LeBron James took a break from Twitter while trying to chase that elusive NBA title.After winning it, LeBron is back on Twitter and his first tweet back on June 22nd was a video message to all of his Twitter fans: LeBron has now surpassed five million followers on the social networking site. (Courtesy of USA Today)
Apparently, things are heating up in the state of Ohio as the battle for a senate spot between Democrat Sherrod Brown and Republican Josh Mandel.So much so that a Super PAC called "Workers’ Voice" will start running this anti-Josh Mandel advertisement using a mock-up of Lebron's old Nike ad, "We All Are Witnesses":Conclusion: "Ohio is still not over...
As the folks in Miami, Florida got to party during the Miami Heat's victory parade/celebration, legendary head coach/team president Pat Riley decided to don those infamous "nerd glasses".Check out the below picture from Twitter user htownn747:
Geez, New York Post couldn't you at least be happy for him...(Courtesy of Opposing Views)
Back on Sunday morning, ESPN aired an interview with Miami Heat star LeBron James about earning his first NBA title.Check out the below screenshot from said interview where LeBron wears a Nike t-shirt with a ring on it:(Courtesy of Footbasket)
One of our favorite NBA stars here at That NBA Lottery Pick is Lakers forward Metta World Peace aka Ron Artest.Recently, Metta along with the "Ron Artest Media Group"decided to put together this online show called the "Ron and Metta Show" which features Metta's zany antics and some rather interesting questions asked by the man himself and interviewers.I'...
We all know that NBA fans can tend to get a little crazy about their favorite players and it appears that a Miami Heat fan is willing to go the extra mile for Dwyane Wade.During a live shot by Local 10 of the Heat celebration, a fan holding up a D-Wade plaque asks him to marry him in jest:
As the crew at the American Airlines Arena was closing up shop for their live coverage of the NBA Finals, Shaquille O'Neal decided to make a unscheduled appearance.Watch as the Big Aristotle gives the crew each a kiss on their foreheads:(Courtesy of The Basketball Jones)
One thing that we will sadly miss about these NBA playoffs will be the style of clothing worn by Russell Westbrook.As the Thunder were eliminated in Game 5, Westbrook decided to don a jean vest to his postgame press conference:(Courtesy of Larry Brown Sports)
I think this is the perfect time for the use of No Homo:
This just in, some people in Cleveland, Ohio still have a hatred for Miami Heat star Lebron James.Sadly, most fans don’t have a pulpit to speak their mind about the former Cavaliers star winning a title for the folks in Miami but back on Thursday night, one local news forecaster decided to let his anger out.WEWS meteorologist Mark Johnson was doing his nightly forecast and the...
While most NBA blogs attempt to do provide hard-hitting analysis when it comes to the NBA Finals, we here at That NBA Lottery Pick prefer the more humorous route of Lolcatz.Enjoy! (All Images Courtesy of NBA Entertainment/Getty Images/Associated Press)
Despite being one of the more scrutinized head coaches in recent history, Eric Spoelstra has an NBA ring to his name.As the final seconds ticked away during the Heat's victory, coach Spo got a red Gatorade bath from forward Udonis Haslem: (Courtesy of I Am A GM)
For those of you wondering how Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert would react through the realm of Twitter regarding Lebron James winning a ring, here how that went:(Courtesy of Dan Gilbert's Twitter)
As the Miami Heat celebrate as the 2012 NBA champions, Nike released this spot called, "Ring Maker" for Lebron James.As usual the ad wizards over at Nike have produced another gem:
During the NBA playoffs, there has been some questionable fashion choices by the players and even LeBron James decided to rib one of his teammates about his glasses.When Heat star Dwyane Wade was at the podium for a postgame interview in game four, LeBron was watching on a close-circuit television and decided to point out Wade's nerdy glasses where he called Wade out saying that...
LOCKED AND LOADED
For those of you wondering what Miami Heat star Lebron James was doing in the locker room before game five of the NBA Finals, it appears that he was focusing on a possible title.The below video just shows him icing his knees while staring off into space:
For those of you who thought that you had seen every tribute to Oklahoma City Thunder guard James Harden, we now have a fan who decided to pain a James Harden beard on his lawn.Check it out in the below picture:(Courtesy of Legends of Cecilio Guante)
We've seen some pretty stupid NBA-related lawsuits here on That NBA Lottery Pick but this one might take the cake as one of the dumbest of all-time.Rock guitarist Mark Durante has decided to sue Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant over the use of the nickname, "Durantula":TMZ obtained a copy of the lawsuit, in which Durante says he adopted the name "Durantula...
Apparently having the worst winning percentage in NBA history is something that might trigger change in your NBA franchise.The Charlotte Bobcats are changing many things during this offseason and they have brand new uniforms to show the world.Check out Kemba Walker, Gerald Henderson, and Bismack Biyombo in their new duds:Image courtesy of the Charlotte Bobcats
Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured the Jimmy Kimmel Live children's choir singing some NBA player tweets.In this edition, Knicks center Tyson Chandler is the victim of the singing kids:
SEEK AND YE SHALL FIND
Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured a clip from Jimmy Kimmel Live's "Game Time" where Knicks guard Jeremy Lin faced off against Roy Hibbert in a Skype Scavenger Hunt.This time around, Celtics guard Rajon Rondo and Knicks center Tyson Chandler faced off for bragging rights: