I know what you’re thinking (well, other than that Giannis Antetokounmpo is an alien): “Isn’t that a travel?” No, it’s not a travel. It’s just the most insane Eurostep we’ve ever seen.
It’s been quite a day for 2-point conversions in college football. First, Western Kentucky spoiled Marshall’s undefeated season by converting in overtime. While that may have been the more significant conversion, it wasn’t nearly as cool as what Missouri pulled off against Arkansas. That’s just brilliant. [cjzero]
Russell Westbrook’s season lasted approximately a game and a half before he was sidelined with a fractured bone in his shooting hand.
Is this the worst shooting sequence of the year?
There are, undoubtedly, countless instances of NBA stat crews fudging numbers to give hometown players an extra assist, blocked shot or rebound to help boost a box score, but what happened in Tuesday’s game between the Washington Wizards and Atlanta Hawks was just plain bizarre.
I guess vape pens are the hot new thing at sporting events in Colorado and Washington.
The Denver Nuggets beat the Chicago Bulls on Tuesday night, 114-109, in a game that saw Derrick Rose play only ten minutes before heading to the sideline with a hamstring injury (the same hamstring that kept him out a few games last week).
Lost in the “What’s wrong with Cleveland?”, “What’s wrong with Derrick Rose?”, “Omg, OKC is screwed”, “Wow, the Lakers suck”, and tanking talk early this season, the Golden State Warriors are quietly off to their best start in franchise history.
Before this season, Derrick Rose had missed all but ten of the previous 164 regular season games the Chicago Bulls have played, dating back to the beginning of the 2012-13 season — just months after his 2011-12 season ended due to an ACL injury.
We’re nearly one month into the NBA season, and teams not named the Oklahoma City Thunder are beginning to settle into their place in the league’s pecking order. Let’s get to some of the highlights and lowlights of the past week.
Last week, Hulk Hogan was spotted flexing on the sideline of the Cleveland Cavaliers-San Antonio Spurs game, getting the Cavs fans hyped for what was an eventual loss to the defending champions.
The hottest NBA compilation of last season was an eleven-minute tribute to James Harden, in which the Houston Rockets guard was seen acting rather lackadaisical on the defensive side of the ball.