According to the proverbial “industry source”, advertisements on NBA jerseys may become a reality in the near future. At first that sounds rather hilarious. But upon introspection, basketball fans should be insulted. This league is heaped in both tradition and style. The uniforms have changed, yes, but it’s been a gradual evolution in tune with […]
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I was born in Lawrence (lived there ’til I was zero and a half) and so my Jayhawks allegiance is strong. It turned into a hell of a game yesterday in which Kansas blew it over and over versus a team that is perpetually touted as capable of competing against NBA talent. And regardless of […]
Tony Parker is a teddy bear with a French twist. He’s got big shiny rings on his little soft mitts. But take a close look at those friendly hands, And you’ll notice he’s lacking a wedding band. So even though Tony truly loves rings, He picks and chooses through devilish schemes. Considering the woman he […]
The gift of Anthony Davis is the most riveting present I can imagine. The term “frightfully giddy” comes to mind when imagining one’s reaction to opening said gift. Zach Harper unpacks this and more in the Week 10 NBA Power Rankings at HoopSpeak.com.
When the cameras turn on, Charles Barkley remains the same. His candid approach to telling the truth and his affinity for four-letter words are as appealing to fans as they are alarming to sensors. Sir Charles’ comments about reality TV show “Hardcore Pawn”, a TNT sponsor, should come as no surprise. I’d call it a […]
It’s time to reflect on history whenever the Lakers play the Timberwolves.
Weekly greatness from Zach Harper at HoopSpeak.com.
Russell Westbrook dunks hard. So hard, in fact, that my esteemed digital acquaintance made the below observation: I swear, when Russell Westbrook dunks, he’s trying to split the atoms of the basketball. youtu.be/3AMFosJ7IBs — Shahe Bagerdjian (@Suga_Shane) February 27, 2012
Tom Thibodeau’s intense nature translates to his players. From the starters to the bench, Bulls players take on Thibs’ facade. And now it’s paying off with his first All-Star appearance. Congrats you loud, crazy man. Image is from something I […]
James Harden’s beard rubs off on everyone.