Home Tags Basketball

Tag: Basketball

What the NBA’s biggest stars looked like when their careers began

In a league where so many players come and go, it can be fun to revisit just how far some of the NBA's best players have come.

The NBA playoffs have the highest stakes in years, and it could lead to a massive summer

The NBA playoffs are always high-stakes, but this year, the contending teams have big free agents who could stay or leave, depending on how the postseason goes.

The NBA world is increasingly leaning in one direction in the tight MVP race between Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden

Giannis Antetokounmpo has had the more well-rounded season on the better team, and from the looks of it, it will win him MVP over James Harden.
Beanee Weenees combine baked beans and chunks of hot dogs.

Michael Jordan once turned down a huge endorsement deal because he didn’t like the product’s name

The rejection was an example of how important it was to Michael Jordan to have a genuine image.
Ben Sullivan is an assistant coach who specializes in shooting.

Meet the 35-year-old coach who is trying to fix Giannis Antetokounmpo’s biggest weakness and make the Bucks even scarier

Behind the Milwaukee Bucks' three-point shooting and Giannis Antetokounmpo's improving jumper is Ben Sullivan, a key member of the coaching staff.
Last year, the original Cue robot beat two Japanese professionals in a free throw shooting contest.

This basketball-shooting robot is more accurate than Steph Curry from 3-point range

Toyota's Cue 3 robot is 6-foot-10-inch and a bona fide sharpshooter, but it's not game-ready just yet.
Mahershala Ali posing with his best supporting actor award for "Green Book."

Mahershala Ali’s college basketball reel went viral after he won his second Oscar, for ‘Green Book’

Mahershala Ali got his undergraduate degree on a basketball scholarship, later getting a master's in acting.
Former President Barack Obama wearing his personalized Rag & Bone jacket.

Obama wore a personalized $595 jacket to the game between North Carolina and Duke — and knockoffs are already being made

Rag & Bone personalized a $595 Manston jacket for former President Barack Obama, who wore it to the North Carolina-Duke basketball game on Wednesday.
Zion Williamson's shoe exploded.

Zion Williamson was wearing a $110 pair of Nike sneakers when one shoe exploded and he injured his knee

Zion Williamson was wearing Nike PG 2.5 sneakers when one exploded during a game between Duke and North Carolina on Wednesday.