The Los Angeles Lakers plan to unveil a statue of the 4-time NBA Champion outside of the Staples Center in the 2016-17 NBA season. On Jimmy Kimmel Live, Kimmel broke the an unsuspecting Shaq who of course thought it was a joke. Jeanie Buss and the Lakers announced decision on Wednesday night. “We look forward to […]Read more "Lakers to honor Shaq with statue outside of Staples Center"
Earlier this January, some miserable person called the Gainseville Police Dept in Florida with a noise complaint mid-day on kids who were playing basketball on the street. They weren’t harming anyone or doing any extra activities aside from shooting hoops. This is about as lame as you can get. Naturally, with all the media attention police […]Read more "[VIDEO]Shaq joins Cop to play pickup game with kids after noise complaint"
Within the last 48 hours, the “internet” has erupted with meme’s, instagram videos, tweets and more destroying David Blatt’s one and a half year tenure with the Cleveland Cavaliers. We’ve seen the classic “how you gonns get fired on your day off”, “Friday” remakes, the infamous Iverson stepping over Tyronn Lue a la 2001 Finals […]Read more "Conjecture Corner: The embarrassing truth behind the firing of David Blatt"
The Cleveland Cavaliers have fired Head Coach David Blatt. Blatt has a record of 83 wins and 40 losses in his his brief tenure in the NBA and as Cavaliers head coach. He was announced as head coach of the Cavaliers prior to the 2014-2015 NBA season. Tyronn Lue(assistant) has been announced as his replacement. […]Read more "Cavaliers Fire coach David Blatt"
A hilarious mock documentary following the lives of some fans who criticized the Knicks decision to draft rising rookie star Kristaps Porzingis at the 2015 NBA Draft. As Adam Silver announced Porzingis as the Knicks first round(4th) pick in the NBA draft. Boo’s immediately showered down the Barclays Center. A contingent of Knicks fans showed their […]Read more "[VIDEO]Mock Doc: Fans who booed Kristaps Porzingis – Where are they now?"
In 1998, the Milwaukee Bucks drafted Dirk Nowitzki with the 9th pick in the NBA Draft. Nowitzki was then dealt to the Dallas Mavericks for Robert “Tractor” Traylor in what would end up to be one of the most lopsided deals in NBA History. Before all that, head coach Rick Pitino and the Celtics were […]Read more "[VIDEO]Pierce or Nowitzki?: The Boston Celtics secret plan to draft Dirk Nowitzki in 98′"
It’s 2015. Someone forgot to inform Kevin Garnett though. The 39 year old still had a BIG dunk in his tank and unfortunately for Blake Griffin, he was in the way of this fast break poster. The unexpected jam might not have surprised Garnett as he reacted in classic KG fashion taunting Griffin and proceeding to […]Read more "[VIDEO] Kevin Garnett destroys Blake Griffin with vintage poster"
The Golden State Warriors have been on a historic run to start the NBA season. The team has steamrolled through nearly every opponent they’ve faced to a 22-0 start. Many have said this is the best team since the 95-96 Chicago Bulls that won an NBA record 72 games. Nearly everyone is convinced this team […]Read more "[VIDEO] Are the Warriors really that great? | Below The Hardwood – S5 E3"
The Houston Rockets promising season has started flat, so flat they fired head coach Kevin McHale as the solution to their problems. The Clippers who re-signed DeAndre Jordan after the a summer fiasco with Mavericks were supposed to be on top of the Western Conference with their stacked squad have also fallen short of expectations […]Read more "[VIDEO] The Clippers & Rockets fall from grace – Below The Hardwood – S5 E2"
We knew it was coming, we heard the speculation, we’ve seen the struggles and now the end of an era is coming to an end. Kobe Bryant has officially announced his retirement from the NBA at the end of the 2015-16 NBA Season. The 37 year old Bryant who entered the league out of high school […]Read more "Kobe Bryant’s Poetic goodbye to his first love: Basketball"