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Crazy Michael Jordan facts and stories you may not have heard

Crazy Michael Jordan facts and stories you may not have heard

Messing up Muggsy Bogues’ career In a crucial game of the 1995 Bulls-Hornets playoff series, on the biggest possession of the game, Muggsy had the ball with the Hornets down 1. Jordan backed off of him and told him: “shoot it you f—ing midget.” Mugsy shot it, didn’t come close. A year later Mugsy actually(…)

5 strange NBA off-court facts you probably didn’t know

5 strange NBA off-court facts you probably didn’t know

Caron Butler beat a serious Mountain Dew addiction I lost 11 pounds this summer by giving up Mountain Dew. That’s right Mountain Dew. A lot of people don’t know I’m a Mountain Dew addict so I guess this is my confession. To try and give this up was crazy for me! I was going through(…)

Gallery – NBA Stars Intoxicated

Gallery – NBA Stars Intoxicated

Jason Kidd Tyler Hansbrough Craig Sager Michael Jordan Allen Iverson Charles Barkley Chris Bosh Dirk Nowitzki Mark Cuban

10 Worst Decisions in NBA history

10 Worst Decisions in NBA history

James Dolan’s Reign of Terror In 1994, Viacom sold MSG Properties to Cablevision and ITT Corporation. This put one of the most hated owners in NBA history, James Dolan, at the helm of the New York Knicks. After all his dumb decisions, he gave the Knicks fans some hope by bringing in Phil Jackson as(…)

Allen Iverson’s hood-rich $150 million lifestyle in photos

Allen Iverson’s hood-rich $150 million lifestyle in photos

It’s a shame that Allen Iverson’s reputation as a standout basketball player has been replaced with the image of someone who can’t manage money, which is saying something since pro athletes going broke is becoming more and more common. Iverson stated in a December 2012 court case that his monthly income was $62500, which is(…)

NBA Names Hakeem Olajuwon its Ambassador to Africa

The NBA has named Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon its Ambassador to Africa. Olajuwon, a native of Nigeria, will become an important figure and work with the NBA in the league’s initiative to develop basketball on the continent.

Nike EYBL Session 2 – Dallas (PHOTOS)

Nike’s Elite Youth Basketball League took over the Lone Star State for its second of four “regular season” sessions a couple of weeks ago. After its season-opening weekend in Sacramento (CA) in late April, the circuit moved to Dallas two weeks later, where among the top prospects on display were Jayson Tatum, King McClure, Isaiah(…)

Stephen Curry Notches Triple-Double vs Lakers (VIDEO)

Stephen Curry Notches Triple-Double vs Lakers (VIDEO)

Stephen Curry triple-doubled for the fourth time this season in Friday’s easy win against the defenseless Lakers, scoring 30 points with 10 rebounds, 12 assists. The highlight of the night came at 1:52 in the video above, when Curry delivers a lefty, behind-the-back dish to Steve Blake for a corner three. Golden State sealed a(…)

Knicks Reportedly Interested in Signing Lamar Odom

  The New York Knicks have reportedly expressed interest in signing forward Lamar Odom for the remainder of the 2013-14 regular season. According to the ESPN.com report, signing the 34-year-old forward, who was recently released by Spanish club Laboral Kutxa after just two games, would allow the Knicks to use the summer to get him(…)

Gorgui Dieng Hits Game-Winner Vs Rockets (VIDEO)

Gorgui Dieng Hits Game-Winner Vs Rockets (VIDEO)

  The reigning Western Conference Rookie of the Month hit a game-winning shot to beat the Rockets 112-110 on Friday, finishing with yet another 20-board double-double. SLAMonline

Gerald Green Throws Down Double-Pump Dunk vs Spurs (VIDEO)

Gerald Green Throws Down Double-Pump Dunk vs Spurs (VIDEO)

Well, this is familiar. Very familiar. Gerald Green did what he does against the Spurs on Friday, soaring at the rim for another gravity-defying double-pump jam. SLAMonline