John Wall’s ‘360 midair layup’ is quickly becoming his signature move

John Wall is quickly making his high-flying 360 layup his calling card. Continue reading “John Wall’s ‘360 midair layup’ is quickly becoming his signature move”

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NBA releases ‘Geeked Up’ Golden State Warriors championship t-shirt

I’m a big fan of the Geeked Up t-shirts that the NBA puts out from time to time. Continue reading “NBA releases ‘Geeked Up’ Golden State Warriors championship t-shirt”

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Awesome Steph Curry “DUBS” mural found in Oakland

It was great to follow the Warriors on their way to the NBA championship while on the East Coast. Continue reading “Awesome Steph Curry “DUBS” mural found in Oakland”

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Andre Iguodola deserved the NBA Finals MVP because WINNING

I wouldn’t have argued loudly had Lebron James won the Finals MVP, but it wasn’t a travesty that Andre Iguodola took home the trophy. Continue reading “Andre Iguodola deserved the NBA Finals MVP because WINNING”

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Cavs’ 7-Man Rotation Will Cost Them 2015 NBA Championship

Believe it or not, there’s a bright side to the Cavs getting beat in Game 4 of the NBA Finals in Cleveland. The bright side is that the game was over and they could rest. Continue reading “Cavs’ 7-Man Rotation Will Cost Them 2015 NBA Championship”

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My mom isn’t surprised that the Cavs beat the Warriors (again)

In the late 1980’s, my sister and I took an interest in basketball. With NBA on the television all the time, my mom also became a hoops fan (in addition to loving Knots Landing). Continue reading “My mom isn’t surprised that the Cavs beat the Warriors (again)”

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Which travel was worse: Lebron James’ stroll or Kendrick Perkins’ dancing?

Who knew that Cleveland was a hotbed for travelers? Continue reading “Which travel was worse: Lebron James’ stroll or Kendrick Perkins’ dancing?”

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We could all learn a little about life from this “Brooklyn hustler”

In November 2014, The Atlantic posted a short video on Jazzoon, a Brooklyn man that followed his passions– sports memorabilia, music, and comic books –into a viable living. Continue reading “We could all learn a little about life from this “Brooklyn hustler””

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Tompkins Square Park’s basketball courts closed for improvements and renovations

The nearest Citi Bike station to me is on East 10th and Avenue A, so I walk by the basketball courts at Tompkins Square Park all the time. Continue reading “Tompkins Square Park’s basketball courts closed for improvements and renovations”

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Is Finnerty’s the best bar to watch the Golden State Warriors in New York City?

Are you a Golden State Warrior’s fan living in New York City and looking for a bar to watch your team with other Bay Area fans? Continue reading “Is Finnerty’s the best bar to watch the Golden State Warriors in New York City?”

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How did J.J. Redick defend James Harden so well?

A season and a half ago, approximately eight years into his NBA career, J.J. Redick found a way to contribute in ways that expanded his role as off-the-bench, three-point sniper. Continue reading “How did J.J. Redick defend James Harden so well?”

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Here’s why Steph Curry is already the best three-point shooter in NBA history

There’s no way Steph Curry can be the best shooter in NBA history already, can he? Continue reading “Here’s why Steph Curry is already the best three-point shooter in NBA history”

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Clyde Drexler highlights that will make you hungry for more baskets of finger rolls

Isiah Thomas was my favorite NBA player by far, of the 1980’s. Second on that list? Clyde Drexler. Continue reading “Clyde Drexler highlights that will make you hungry for more baskets of finger rolls”

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We Hate Dwight Howard: The long list of NBA players that hate Dwight Howard

It’s no secret that Dwight Howard isn’t very well-liked. In fact, he may be the most disliked NBA superstar in the history of the league. Continue reading “We Hate Dwight Howard: The long list of NBA players that hate Dwight Howard”

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Steph Curry takes 2014-15 MVP despite Mike Crispino’s 5th place vote

Steph Curry was rightfully awarded the 2014-15 NBA MVP trophy yesterday in a lopsided vote that made all the talk about James Harden and Russell Westbrook seem ridiculous in hindsight. Continue reading “Steph Curry takes 2014-15 MVP despite Mike Crispino’s 5th place vote”

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DeAndre Jordan, don’t step away when you make your first free throw!

I really wonder what DeAndre Jordan’s free-throw coach emphasizes during their sessions. Whether miss or make (usually miss), Jordan has a really bad habit of leaving the free throw line. Continue reading “DeAndre Jordan, don’t step away when you make your first free throw!”

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Yes, Steph Curry is the best shooter in all of NBA history

This story is about a week old now, but it’s worth posting. Steph Curry reportedly hit 77 consecutive three-point shots during a practice last week. Continue reading “Yes, Steph Curry is the best shooter in all of NBA history”

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Dime Magazine joins Uproxx, BroBible, Animal in acquisition by Woven Digital

Recently, I saw a Dime Magazine Facebook post that pointed to an uproxx.com web address and not the dimemag.com domain. Continue reading “Dime Magazine joins Uproxx, BroBible, Animal in acquisition by Woven Digital”

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The other ‘Splash Brother’: Klay Thompson’s exceptional season deserves first billing, too

With all the talk of the Golden State Warrior’s success this season, almost all of the talk has centered on Steph Curry. Continue reading “The other ‘Splash Brother’: Klay Thompson’s exceptional season deserves first billing, too”

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The multi-color Nike Hyperchase PRM by Net Collectors Society

As many shoes as I have gone through playing basketball. I’ve never been much of a sneakehead. Continue reading “The multi-color Nike Hyperchase PRM by Net Collectors Society”

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On Kentucky’s sportsmanship: You wouldn’t have shook hands with Wisconsin either

I am big on sportsmanship. You may not believe that after reading this post, but it’s true. Continue reading “On Kentucky’s sportsmanship: You wouldn’t have shook hands with Wisconsin either”

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Steph Curry toys with Oklahoma City Thunder

Any NBA player would kill to have a showcase reel for their entire season that Steph Curry put together against the Oklahoma City Thunder back in January Continue reading “Steph Curry toys with Oklahoma City Thunder”

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