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New Faces – NBA Media Day 2013

Special memories from NBA Media Day 2013

Only a mother could love that. Could there be a more perfect match than the Birdman in South Beach? What he’s really thinking: “I’m supposed to play with these bums?”

Bogut makes big impression at media day

The big fella was in fine form at the Golden State Warriors media session (check out some of these pranks). Here’s some of his quotes: On his new svelte look (he’s lost about 20 pounds this summer): “It’s all fake. It’s Photoshop.” On his health status: “One hundred and 10 percent. I feel great.” On […]

Quotes of the Month – September 2013

“I definitely have post moves. I have a mid-range shot that I really never got to use my whole career in the NBA. Coach Karl didn’t want his ‘bigs’ shootings at all. [Defenses are] probably going to leave me open for the mid-range, so I definitely got to take that shot.” – Denver’s JaVale McGee. […]

Whats Doin: Are the Bucks cooked?

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Some dude tries to replicate Kobe Bryant’s car jump. It didn’t work. * Ben Simmons writes a new entry for his USA Today blog. Ben: “I’m up to about 6-foot-10, 230 pounds now.” * Is this the beginning of the end for the […]

Down Memory Lane: Timmy D’s dodgy Gatorade

As we did last year, throughout the offseason we’re going to delve into the archives and take a look at some of the more memorable moments from previous years. We’ll have game winning shots, dustups and brain snaps, monster jams and much more. Up now, Tim Duncan objects to this bottle of Gatorade.

A Bogut smash in picture

Awesome!

Whats Doin: Lemanis does Europe

A weekly wrap of the things you should know in basketball. * Boomers coach Andrej Lemanis is on a fact-finding mission to Europe canvassing prospective opponents/locations/facilities for World Cup preparations. * Andrew Bogut is feeling great and raring to go. * Stephen Jackson chokes Steve Francis in a club. Yup. (They got it wrong, it’s […]

Down Memory Lane: Pippen posterizes Ewing

As we did last year, throughout the offseason we’re going to delve into the archives and take a look at some of the more memorable moments from previous years. We’ll have game winning shots, dustups and brain snaps, monster jams and much more. Up now, Scottie Pippen puts Patrick Ewing on a poster during the […]

Down Memory Lane: Tim Hardaway tosses a TV

As we did last year, throughout the offseason we’re going to delve into the archives and take a look at some of the more memorable moments from previous years. We’ll have game winning shots, dustups and brain snaps, monster jams and much more. Up now, in a 2002 regular season game between the Nuggets and […]