Video: Adreian Payne makes dunking fun

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Recent NBA dunk contests have been... well, I can't even remember. Blake Griffin jumped over a car, and I feel like it was the only interesting thing to happen in the post-Vince Carter dunk machine era. The college dunk contest, on the other hand, still has a degree of awesome in ...

Video: Islanders score 7 third period goals on Canucks

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

When the douchiest team in hockey (Vancouver) added the douchiest coach in hockey (John Tortorella) this offseason, it looked like a match made in the type of heaven you wouldn't want to spend any time in. Alas, it has not turned out that way, and on Monday night the Torts ...

Video: Lionel Messi’s sick free kick vs. Almeria

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

We're far beyond needing to come up with adjectives to describe just how good Argentina's Lionel Messi is at soccer. The man is amazing and on Sunday he showed that again. With Messi's FC Barcelona up 1-0 over Almeria, he stepped over the ball in the 24th minute for a free ...

Video: High schooler shatters backboard with alley-oop dunk

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

Very rarely do you see a high school basketball player capable of shattering a backboard with a dunk, let alone doing that in the flow of an actual game. On Friday night it actually happened. Nubian Spann, a senior at Panther Creek High School in Cary, North Carolina, raced down the ...

Southern Illinois basketball coach goes on epic post-game rant

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Barry Hinson. Learn the name. Why? Because he's going to be in the news for a while. Hinson is the head coach of Southern Illinois' men's basketball team, which lost to Murray State 73-65 on Tuesday night to fall to 2-8 on the season. During his post-game press conference, Hinson he ...

Video: Damian Lillard hits second game-winner this week

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Damian Lillard did it again Tuesday night. The second-year guard hit a 3-pointer with 0.4 seconds remaining to lift the Portland Trail Blazers to a 119-116 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Lillard hit a game-winner against the Detroit Pistons on Sunday as well. Lillard had a career-high eight 3-pointers while dropping ...

Video: Kings and Ducks have amazing shootout

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

The Los Angeles Kings apparently have a habit of getting into long shootouts. Last week they lost an eight-round shootout to the San Jose Sharks 4-3, and they were at it again Tuesday night. The Kings and Anaheim Ducks tied 2-2 after three periods and a five-minute overtime, so the two ...

Video: Dr. Dre talks to USC football team before Stanford game

Saturday, November 16th, 2013

Since Ed Orgeron took over as USC's interim football coach following the firing of Lane Kiffin, he has emphasized fun. Orgeron has treated his team to In-N-Out burgers, Roscoe's chicken and waffles and brought deserts back to the training table. He has also brought in famous fans to address the ...