Just when you thought that you had seen every local commercial starring NBA players, the latest one for McLoughlin Auto Mall in Portland featured a catchy jingle with LaMarcus Aldridge and Robin Lopez.
Check out the full :30 second spot in the below video clip which features Robin/LaMarcus singing the McLoughlin Auto Mall jingle:
You want bloopers? Oh, we got those as well:
As David Stern finishes up his tenure as NBA commissioner, he was in attendance during tonight’s Brooklyn Nets/Los Angeles Clippers game.
The TNT cameras panned over to him during a stoppage of play in the third quarter while he was drinking out of a Dasani water bottle.
Watch as Mr. Stern drinks a little bit too much and chokes a little:
David Stern chokes on some water ...
Earlier tonight, we posted a video of Clippers guard Chris Paul crossing over Deron Williams and it appears, that D-Will took that personally.
Check out the below clips from the second quarter of play as Williams crosses up CP3 not one….but twice:
Just Nasty, D-Will!
D-Will crosses over CP3 twice [Sporting News]
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We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love tracking down commercials featuring NBA players and the latest Foot Locker advertisement stars that man playing for the Knicks, Carmelo Anthony.
The spot is for Foot Locker’s “23 Days Of Flight” campaign and shows off Carmelo walking into Madison Square Garden before making an important decision.
Play for the Knicks or cop the new Jordan...
With the Los Angeles Clippers in Brooklyn to face the Nets, we all sorta knew that there was going to be at least one notable alley-oop dunk during the game.
In the first quarter, Blake Griffin decided to team up with DeAndre Jordan by throwing him a nice alley-oop pass that DeAndre made work with a reverse two-handed jam:
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As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, we love ankle-breaking move and during tonight’s Clippers/Nets affair, Chris Paul provided us with one.
Watch as Nets guard Deron Williams gets caught behind a screen and then falls to the ground after a nice move by the man known as CP3:
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In case you didn’t know already, Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert celebrated his 27th birthday on Wednesday and one notable pop singer gave him the ultimate tribute at one of his concerts.
Justin Timberlake was hosting a concert at Bankers Life Fieldhouse and during it, he took a pause to recognize Hibbert in attendance and started singing him “Happy Birthday” along with the...
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love team-made parody videos and the fine folks over at the Atlanta Hawks just posted a classic one starring the Atlanta Hawks cheerleading squad.
The video does a parody of the popular movie “Sharknado” with the Hawks cheerleaders during their recent calendar shoot in Cancun, Mexico:
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Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured a video post which showed a Los Angeles Lakers Facebook video created for the return of Kobe Bryant.
The fine folks over at the Utah Jazz organization decided to create a hilarious spoof of that video for the return of Marvin Williams.
Check out the clip below and yes, it is amazing!
Marvin Williams Spoof [Beyond The Buzzer]
Last season, one Indiana Pacers fan got national attention for not sharing his ice cream with his girlfriend during a Magic/Pacers game.
Back on Tuesday night for NBA TV’s Fan Night, the couple (Jake Moran and Georgia Arnett) were named the “NBA TV’s Fans of the Week” and did the usual interview with Ernie Johnson and company.
During the interview, Greg Anthony decided to...
As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, if you happen to be sitting near the court during an NBA game, you have to keep your head on a swivel at all times.
Thankfully for one small Knicks fan, her father was paying attention and prevented serious injury on a diving play from Chicago’s Tony Snell.
Watch as Tony dives into the stands to save the ball and the father grabbing...
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love hilarious commercials starring NBA players and the fine folks over at Foot Locker created a classic one in the below clip.
The spot shows Clippers guard Chris Paul giving his son Blake Griffin’s locker as a gift and well as you might figure, Blake wasn’t too happy about it:
Paul image courtesy of Getty Images
For all the flak that Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph has gotten over his NBA career, he did a pretty amazing deed during last night’s Grizzlies/Thunder game.
While Randolph was sitting on the Grizzlies bench, a special needs child being held near the bench started pointing at the t-shirt that Zach was wearing.
Instead of ignoring the kid, Randolph took the shirt off and...
As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, we love game-winners and yesterday, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry provided us with one.
With the score tied at 93 at Oracle Arena against the Dallas Mavericks, Curry shook off Shawn Marion with a nasty pump fake to find himself the open game-winning jumper:
Spicy Curry, huh?
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As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, we are fans of Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green and earlier tonight, he threw down a nasty dunk against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Green’s monster dunk came in the second quarter of play after a nice block by Courtney Lee:
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Most of the time when the Los Angeles Clippers “Lob City” makes an appearance on this fair NBA website, it’s usually because of an amazing dunk.
However, this time around a missed DeAndre Jordan alley-oop attempt makes it because the ball got stuck on the rim.
The play happened in the first quarter in Boston and clearly is worth a view or three:
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Thanks to the World Wide Internet, we learn new things about our favorite NBA players everyday and a recent article posted on CBS Sports gave us some information on Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard’s old dietary habits.
The piece written by Ken Berger talked about Howard’s issues with sugar when he was a member of the Lakers and some of the eye-popping numbers that Napa Valley...
As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, pop star/actor Justin Timberlake was in attendance at last night’s Miami Heat/Indiana Pacers game.
During a stoppage of play in the third quarter, a Pacers fan got a chance to win a pair of headphones based on a video showing Danny Granger attempting to sing a song to George Hill/Paul George for identification.
The song for “Danny’oke”...
Since we are officially getting into the holiday spirit here at That NBA Lottery Pick, I figured a nice Christmas song would get you readers ready to spread good cheer to others.
One intrepid Chicago Bulls fan decided to help create a special tanking song for his favorite team and decided to do it in the style of Charlie Brown Christmas.
Below is the song called “Tanking Time Is...
As the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a victory last night against the Toronto Raptors, Manu Ginobili and Boris Diaw got caught in the act of rocking out to AC/DC on the Spurs bench.
Check out the below video clip which shows Manu and Boris mouthing the lines to the timeless, “You Shook Me All Night Long”:
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We all know that Turner Sports commentator Charles Barkley is a man that isn’t afraid to say what’s on his mind and recently, a radio interview with the Bay Area’s “95.7 The Game” saw him joke about the realm of basketball analytics.
Check out the quote where Barkley simply states that he’s not sure what the term means and that his basis for choosing NBA talent would...
Recently, the Denver Nuggets haven’t exactly been off to good offensive starts in the first quarter of their last five games and Nuggets head coach Brian Shaw figured that the team’s pre-game snacking habits were to blame. Thanks to Tom Schad of the Denver Post, we learned that Shaw has decided to remove pizza and nachos from the Nuggets locker room before games: Shaw has searched...
In case you didn’t know, rapper 2 Chainz was sitting courtside last night during the Oklahoma City Thunder/Atlanta Hawks game and decided to snap a candid photo of Thunder guard Russell Westbrook.
Check out Russell’s reaction to getting his picture taken by the popular rapper/recording artist:
Clearly, Russell reaction was in regards to 2 Chainz old rap name.
2 Chainz snaps...
After the Pacers came back from a big first half deficit to take out the Heat, Indiana’s Paul George got a unique opportunity to play a game of “HORSE” with a Grammy-award winning singer.
Justin Timberlake was in attendance at the Heat/Pacers game and after the action had ended on the court, JT and Paul decided to shoot around.
Check out the photos and video of their shoot...
For those of you wondering what Kobe Bryant’s first dunk would look like after his achilles surgery, you figured it out during last night’s Lakers/Suns game.
The slam came in the first quarter of action and below is video of the dunk in real-time and phantom slow motion:
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