Rare footage surfaced a couple years back of a high school playoff game from 1996 between Pennsylvania’s Lower Merion High and Norristown High — of course, featuring Kobe Bryant, then a senior in high school. Kobe, whose stat line consisted of 30.8 points, 12 rebounds, 6.5 assists, 4 steals and 3.8 blocks per game, led
One of the best YouTube channels — for NBA geeks — is the Wilt Chamberlain Archive.
Jim Koch is one smart dude. Not only is he the billionaire co-founder and chairman of Boston Beer Company (they make Samuel Adams, if you didn’t know), but he’s also developed a sure-fire way to slam beers all night and not get drunk. In an interview a ways back with Esquire, Koch revealed his secret:
Playing off the running joke of Nicolas Cage’s life-long pursuit of starring in every movie ever made, the folks at MOVIECLIPS have digitally inserted the Oscar-winning actor (god, that seems like decades ago…oh wait, it was!) into a slew of memorable films that he, unbelievably, didn’t actually star in. To see the list of movies
Psycho T is all, like, “I gotta guard THIS GUY?”
San Antonio Spurs color analyst Sean Elliott is one of the more intolerable homers in NBA broadcasting circles, but his telestrator performance during the fourth quarter of the Spurs’ 114-94 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday night was Emmy-caliber shit.
The Golden State Warriors started the season 3-0, winning all three games by double digits. Not only that, the two teams they’d played — Pelicans (twice), Rockets — were playoff teams last year, too.
Go Hornets! pic.twitter.com/ga9rAfxZDP — Ben Swanson (@CardboardGerald) November 1, 2015 The Charlotte Hornets and Atlanta Hawks played a surprisingly entertaining game Sunday afternoon. Well, really just the last couple minutes, as a barrage of clutch threes made things very exciting. The Hawks escaped with a 94-92 win after Kemba Walker’s desperation step back jumper clanged
One of the more bizarre off-season NBA stories involved a confrontation between Matt Barnes, now a member of the Memphis Grizzlies, and former teammate (and current New York Knicks head coach) Derek Fisher.
EJ Montgomery is a 6-foot-9 sophomore who is currently the #3 ranked player in the class of 2018 on ESPN.
We’re a about two weeks into the NBA preseason, just for fun, let’s check in on Brandon Knight. Following a mid-season trade in February, the former Detroit Piston/ Milwaukee Buck is now tag teaming the point guard position with Eric Bledsoe in Phoenix as the duo attempts to navigate another brutal Western Conference (good luck
After 17 seasons, more than 23,000 points and countless rim-rattling dunks, Gravity and Father Time finally appear to be worthy foes for Vince Carter. It’s been real, man. [Uproxx]