Today, the Philadelphia 76ers held a special event called the “76 Minutes Of Mayhem” which featured a couple of life-sized mascot of notable Americans.
One of them ended up being Betsy Ross and during a hang-out session with some kids, the Betsy Ross mascot knows how to do the Nae Nae:
Ross image courtesy of Philadelphia Sixers Vine
We already know that Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin can pull off some incredible aerial exploits and well, he decided to launch himself over teammate DeAndre Jordan for a putback jam.
It happened in the second quarter of play and watch as he rises over Jordan and Channing Frye for the nasty slam dunk:
Air Griffin ready to board!
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Earlier tonight, we featured a video of Chris Bosh’s daughter doing a videobomb of her father’s post game interview but that wasn’t the only video of the night.
After notching a triple-double against the Memphis Grizzlies, Kevin Love was doing a postgame interview when teammate Ronny Turiaf decided to videobomb with a towel:
Turiaf video bomb of Kevin Love...
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love fancy assists and during tonight’s Indiana Pacers/Detroit Pistons, Lance Stephenson provided us with one.
It happened in the second quarter of play and check out this impressive shovel pass that Ian Mahinmi eventually finished at the rim:
Oh, Sir Lancealot!
Stephenson image courtesy of Getty Images
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love videobombing and when cute kids enter the frey, it’s a win for everyone involved.
After the Heat’s big win over the Milwaukee Bucks, Chris Bosh was being interviewed postgame and his daughter wearing a yellow dress decided to steal the show:
Kids videobomb win!
Chris Bosh daughter with video bomb [@ChrisReimer]
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The shot clock in the NBA is supposed to reset if the ball hits the rim. Tonight in Indiana, the shot clock operator was not on his best game.
In a close game in the 4th quarter after Roy Hibbert missed a shot and tipped the rebound out to Paul George standing near half court, the clock did not reset. Just as the shot clock was finally resetting late, George threw up a long three...
It has been a long playoff drought for the Washington Wizards who haven’t made it to the postseason since the 2007-2008 season.
Tonight in Boston, the Wizards dominated throughout for a victory that finally clinched their playoff berth. John Wall was so happy that after the game he did the Nae Nae dance:
Wall image courtesy of Getty Images
These days NBA players will do pretty much anything to gain an advantage and well, Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat decided to do a little bit of spying on the Boston Celtics.
While the Celtics huddle gathered on the Verizon Center court, Marcin decided to be pretty stealthy and join the huddle:
— Mike Prada (@MikePradaSBN) April 3, 2014...
The Milwaukee Bucks are the worst team in the NBA, and in order to be this bad the team must struggle to defend. This results in many opportunities for highlights.
I wonder if LeBron James gets excited when he sees a team like the Bucks on the schedule because they will give him plenty of opportunities to shine. Tonight, shine he did when he went through the lane and threw down this...
A smart defender in the NBA has learned that it is best to move out of LeBron James’ way when he comes full speed into the paint because his intentions aren’t the kindest.
Ekpe Udoh of the Milwaukee Bucks apparently has not learned this yet. Tonight as the Miami Heat were facing the Milwaukee Bucks, LeBron James threw down a monstrous dunk right on Udoh:
LeBron James bringing...
San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is known for his quick wit and sarcastic candor. If you look at how his Spurs have done during his tenure as coach it is obvious that he is the one of the best coaches in the NBA.
Despite all of his success, Popovich has never liked the spotlight and never cared to get any recognition. Today, when he was asked if winning Coach of the Month meant...
Dwight Howard in his first year as a member of the Houston Rockets is having one his strongest seasons of the last couple years. The Houston Rockets feel he deserves MVP consideration.
The organization has sent out a Superman package to members of the media in order to get MVP votes for Howard. Check out the below tweet where Dwain Price of the Star Telegram is wearing some of the...
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love highlights mixes and kudos to Rob Mahoney over at Sports Illustrated’s Point Forward for this classic one.
It is nearly over four minutes of Joakim Noah fastbreaks set to the classic Bruce Springsteen hit, “Born To Run”.
So, grab some popcorn and enjoy this one:
Joakim Noah fast breaks set to Born to Run [Point Forward]
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love to track down funny/cute photos of NBA athletes and Indiana Pacers forward Paul George allowed us another memorable photo.
Yesterday, he posted this image of himself napping next to his dog, Ace and well, it’s pretty darn cute if I do say so myself:
Sweet dreams, Mr. George!
George image courtesy of Getty Images
There are many questions in life that we want to know the answers to and clearly, one of those questions was, “Who is George Karl’s favorite rapper?”
During last night’s edition of ESPN’s NBA Tonight, Karl and host Cassidy Hubbarth mentioned DeMarcus Cousins fake album drop and well, we got see a little bit of Swaggy G:
Later in the show, Karl listed his favorite rappers...
There are few people in the world that have a unibrow like New Orleans Pelicans center Anthony Davis and well, he’s become pretty famous for it. Recently, Davis sat down for an interview with comedian Pete Holmes for TBS late night show, “The Pete Holmes Show”, where many “unibrow related” topics were dished: *** Davis image courtesy of Getty Images
We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love monster slam dunks and during Tuesday night’s Lakers/Blazers game, Portland’s Damian Lillard showed off his aerial exploits.
In the second quarter of play, watch as Lillard goes right down broadway and throws down the nasty one-handed jam near Pau Gasol and Chris Kaman:
Just plain nasty…
Lillard image courtesy of Getty Images
If you don’t watch the Jimmy Kimmel Show then you have missed out on a fantastic bit they do where they have celebrity guests read the mean tweets that people have sent them on Twitter.
Having celebrities read mean comments about them turns our to be quite hilarious. The Orlando Magic did their own version of mean tweets by having Tobias Harris, Maurice Harkless, and Kyle O’Quinn...
Houston Rockets center Omer Asik has had his share of troubles from the free throw line. In last seasons playoffs, the Oklahoma City Thunder intentionally fouled Asik in multiple games. Tonight in Brooklyn against the Nets, Asik’s foul shooting problems continued as he air-balled a shot from the charity stripe that went wide left: Hold that follow through! *** Whoopsie daisy,...
Today, being April 1st which means it is April Fools’ Day, is a day that you have to be on your guard against your friends and families jokes.
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard had some fun on Instagram with his friend LeBron James, today. Check out the photo he posted poking fun at LeBron’s diminishing hairline:
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It’s that time again folks as the seventh episode of TNLP Podcast has officially dropped.
Some of the topics covered includes the Philadelphia 76ers ending their 26-game losing streak, the worst teams in NBA history, and many more.
So, grab some popcorn and enjoy the show:
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We here at That NBA Lottery Pick love parody music videos and this parody music video done by Slovenian comedian/musical artist Klemen Slakonja is classic.
The parody music video stars Klemen as Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic and well, if you needed a Goran Dragic musical number, this is the video for you:
Cheers to you, Klemen!
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Since today is April Fools Day, it’s not surprising that NBA players have decided to drop some funny April Fool’s jokes.
Earlier today, Miami Heat star LeBron James decided to drop a unconfirmed report that he would an impressive mixtape album with Drake, Jay-Z, and many others:
I will be coming out with my mixtape April 16th. Feature on it Jay-Z, Drake, Ross, Meek, Juicy J,...
Yesterday on TNLP, we noted that Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins played an April Fools Joke on us by announcing an R&B album under the album title, “Misunderstood”.
If you happened to wonder if DeMarcus could sing or play the piano as Boogie Cousins, we have the proof in the below video:
Cheers to you, Boogie Smooth!
Cousins image courtesy of Getty Images
For those of you who happened to be Golden State Warriors fans, you might want to peep this video from last night’s edition of TBS late night comedy show, “The Pete Holmes Show”.
Pete got the chance to sit down with Harrison Barnes and they talked about a myriad of subjects including funny dunks and the Schwarzenegger dunk face:
Black Falcon rises!
Barnes image courtesy of Getty Images