Basketball

The True Story Behind the Real Coach Carter High School The True Story Behind the Real Coach Carter , The League 5:02pm, January 13

I imagine Samuel L. Jackson has his agent hold scripts like a fan and does the ole eeny, meeny, miny,…

How Jerry West Became the NBA Logo NBA How Jerry West Became the NBA Logo , The League 3:30pm, January 5

Hidden in the photo archives of SPORT magazine, Alan Siegel found the inspiration for the National Basketball Association logo. Los…

Halle Berry’s “Catwoman” Basketball Scene is… Something National Halle Berry’s “Catwoman” Basketball Scene is… Something , The League 12:11pm, November 24

Catwoman is a cinematic achievement. The movie was released on the heels of the success of Toby McGuire's Spider-Man 2.…

‘Hoosiers’ Hit Theaters 34 Years Ago. Where is the Cast Today? College Basketball ‘Hoosiers’ Hit Theaters 34 Years Ago. Where is the Cast Today? , Editor 11:27am, November 14

Hoosiers is one of the greatest sports movies of all time. It has everything you could possibly want. Watching it…

“The Office” Basketball Episode Never Stops Being Funny College Basketball “The Office” Basketball Episode Never Stops Being Funny , The League 11:26am, October 31

Football is rock and roll. Basketball is jazz. Football is sex, drugs, the Entourage theme song. Basketball is Bill Evans,…

Maya Moore Married the Man She Helped Free From Prison NBA Maya Moore Married the Man She Helped Free From Prison , The League 3:10pm, October 27

It's time we have the GOAT discussion. The conversation is long overdue. Who is the best WNBA player of all…

Rick Barry’s “Granny Shot” Free Throws Perfected a Childhood Trick NBA Rick Barry’s “Granny Shot” Free Throws Perfected a Childhood Trick , The League 10:41am, October 14

Everyone has that killer HORSE shot; the go-to spot or trick that puts your opponent in position for the fateful…

Dwyane Wade’s Messy Divorce Led Him to Find Hollywood Love NBA Dwyane Wade’s Messy Divorce Led Him to Find Hollywood Love , The League 4:27pm, September 25

When you think of the Miami Heat, you think of shooting guard Dwyane Wade. For most of his NBA career,…

Marcus & Markieff Morris Are Identical Twins With Matching Tattoos NBA Marcus & Markieff Morris Are Identical Twins With Matching Tattoos , The League 5:10pm, September 23

What would you do if you were an identical twin? Pull pranks on your friends? Trade test taking duties in…

Patrick Mahomes’ Viral Basketball Highlights Got Him Banned NFL Patrick Mahomes’ Viral Basketball Highlights Got Him Banned , Editor 1:30pm, September 20

To say Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes had a great NFL season last year would be the understatement of…

P.J. Tucker’s Sneaker Collection is Out of This World NBA P.J. Tucker’s Sneaker Collection is Out of This World , The League 4:09pm, September 10

"It's gotta be the shoes," exclaims Mars Blackmon. It was the only explanation for Michael Jordan's success. Though, he would…

Lisa Leslie’s First WNBA Dunk Changed Women’s Basketball Forever NBA Lisa Leslie’s First WNBA Dunk Changed Women’s Basketball Forever , The League 1:58pm, September 8

Lisa Leslie is the first WNBA player that comes to mind when I think of women's basketball. I was first…

Mike Breen Makes Serious Bank Calling NBA Games NBA Mike Breen Makes Serious Bank Calling NBA Games , The League 4:26pm, September 4

"It's good!" "Puts it in!" "BANG!" Some incredible play just happened, and Mike Breen's signature call reverberates from the TV.…

Brooklyn Nets Hire Hall of Famer Steve Nash as Next Head Coach NBA Brooklyn Nets Hire Hall of Famer Steve Nash as Next Head Coach , 4:08pm, September 3

Steve Nash was one of the NBA's most entertaining point guards, the engineer of a high-scoring team that helped usher…

The 2004 Detroit Pistons Officially Broke Up a Lakers Dynasty NBA The 2004 Detroit Pistons Officially Broke Up a Lakers Dynasty , The League 11:47am, September 3

The 2004 NBA Finals were heralded as a David vs. Goliath matchup. The dynastic Los Angeles Lakers were aiming to…

Chris Webber Dated Tyra Banks Before Finding His Forever Love NBA Chris Webber Dated Tyra Banks Before Finding His Forever Love , Editor 12:37pm, August 25

On the basketball court, Chris Webber was a bad, bad man. Being a member of the Fab Five and a…

Kenny Smith Married a Famous Model from ‘The Price is Right’ NBA Kenny Smith Married a Famous Model from ‘The Price is Right’ , Editor 5:24pm, August 21

Kenny “The Jet” Smith always makes basketball fun. He’s been a big part of the game for over three decades…

Adam Sandler Playing 1-on-1 Against His Dog Meatball Warms My Heart National Adam Sandler Playing 1-on-1 Against His Dog Meatball Warms My Heart , 3:49pm, August 18

There aren't many Adam Sandler movies I don't like. (Except for Jack and Jill. That was pretty bad.) His days…