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The 14 Most Overrated NBA Players of All Time Relied on Reputation NBA The 14 Most Overrated NBA Players of All Time Relied on Reputation , 5:25pm, May 12

A lot of NBA players are underrated; right now, I would argue Chris Paul is one of the most underrated…

Evan Mobley’s Dad Coached Him at USC Before the Cleveland Star’s Breakout Season College Basketball Evan Mobley’s Dad Coached Him at USC Before the Cleveland Star’s Breakout Season , The League 5:20pm, April 12

American basketball fans have been hearing about Evan Mobley for a long time. They've heard he's like the best players…

Darryl Dawkins Shattered Backboards So Much He Changed the NBA Forever NBA Darryl Dawkins Shattered Backboards So Much He Changed the NBA Forever , Staff Writer 4:16pm, February 23

If you're a backboard, there are three guys you should avoid at all costs: Jerome Lane, Shaquille O'Neal and Darryl Dawkins.…

The 25 Best Jerseys in NBA History Will Always Be Colorfully Awesome NBA The 25 Best Jerseys in NBA History Will Always Be Colorfully Awesome , 3:28pm, December 31

A lot of people would say the NBA has gotten weird with jerseys lately. Of course, there's always going to…

55 Key Basketball Terms for All Fans of the Game College Basketball 55 Key Basketball Terms for All Fans of the Game , Staff Writer 4:48pm, November 17

Basketball is a game filled with all sorts of lingo and slang. Analysts can throw around terms that may sound…

The Brief (& Amazing) History of SlamBall National The Brief (& Amazing) History of SlamBall , The League 12:42pm, June 11

SlamBall is a futuristic-sounding sport that lives in the memories of Millennials. It's so futuristic, in fact, that Back to…

What Happened to Sam Bowie and Where is He Now? NBA What Happened to Sam Bowie and Where is He Now? , The League 10:37am, April 27

Dubbing former basketball player Sam Bowie an NBA Draft bust is unfair. He's more the victim of a busted leg. ESPN made…

LeBron’s “Space Jam” Trailer is Filled With Classic (And New) Characters National LeBron’s “Space Jam” Trailer is Filled With Classic (And New) Characters , The League 3:42pm, April 5

On Saturday, April 3, 2021, Warner Bros. Pictures dropped the first trailer for a film that is sure to become the Summer…

Kenny George Was a 7-foot-7 Beast, But Where is He Now? College Basketball Kenny George Was a 7-foot-7 Beast, But Where is He Now? , The League 2:46pm, April 1

Kenny George stands tall in college basketball lore. The Biggest Bulldog didn't build his legend with Gonzaga; the UNC Asheville graduate's myth is…

“Send It In, Jerome!” is College Basketball’s Greatest Dunk College Basketball “Send It In, Jerome!” is College Basketball’s Greatest Dunk , Staff Writer 1:27pm, March 27

The backboard and rim at Fitzgerald Field House survived 25 minutes of the Pittsburgh-Providence game on January 25, 1988. The…

BYU Mascot Goes Flying for Amazing 3-Point Line Dunk College Basketball BYU Mascot Goes Flying for Amazing 3-Point Line Dunk , Original Author 12:50pm, March 21

It takes a lot of work to be a good college mascot. It takes even more to be a great…

Meet Fran Belibi: The Latest (And Maybe Best) Female Dunker College Basketball Meet Fran Belibi: The Latest (And Maybe Best) Female Dunker , Staff Writer 10:52am, January 13

Dunking in women's basketball is framed as monumental. It's a rare occurrence that only a select few can do in a…

Lisa Leslie’s First WNBA Dunk Changed Women’s Basketball Forever NBA Lisa Leslie’s First WNBA Dunk Changed Women’s Basketball Forever , Staff Writer 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…

Shaq Dove Head First Into Fans, Then Everyone Moved The Next Time NBA Shaq Dove Head First Into Fans, Then Everyone Moved The Next Time , Staff Writer 5:28pm, August 3

Shaquille O'Neal is one of the largest human beings that has ever put on an NBA jersey. His combination of…

Shaq Effortlessly Breaks Rim While Playing Horse With Gronk NBA Shaq Effortlessly Breaks Rim While Playing Horse With Gronk , Staff Writer 12:52pm, June 29

Just a reminder to everyone who forgot: Shaquille O'Neal is still a very large and powerful human being. It should…

Baron Davis’ Thunderous Dunk Claimed Andrei Kirilenko’s Soul NBA Baron Davis’ Thunderous Dunk Claimed Andrei Kirilenko’s Soul , Staff Writer 11:18am, June 10

Dirk Nowitzki accepted the 2007 NBA MVP Award in an oversized suit. It was... awkward. (Mark Cuban's goatee, though, was…

‘Phi Slama Jama’ Invented the Art of Dunking College Basketball ‘Phi Slama Jama’ Invented the Art of Dunking , Staff Writer 6:01pm, April 30

The Splash Brothers form the brotherhood of threes. The Bash Brothers formed the brotherhood of home runs. The Bee Gees…

Godzilla vs. Charles Barkley: The Classic, Forgotten Nike Commercial Auburn Godzilla vs. Charles Barkley: The Classic, Forgotten Nike Commercial , Staff Writer 1:05pm, April 9

Charles Barkley is an all-time basketball legend both on and off the court. After dominating the boards at Auburn University,…