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Dirk Nowitzki Performs a David Hasselhoff Song (VIDEO)

Dallas Mavericks superstar Dirk Nowitzki is a big fan David Hasselhoff fan. So much so, that Dirk occasionally sings to himself the Hoff’s amazing “Looking for Freedom” while standing at […] The post Dirk Nowitzki Performs a David Hasselhoff Song (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

James Harden Keeps His Beard Flawless by Calling a Beard Guru

If you have ever wondered how Houston Rockets star James Harden keeps his iconic beard in such good shape, here's your answer. NBA 2K revealed that Harden has a beard guru. Of course, this ad is a great way to promote the game's new face-scanning technology. [NBA 2K] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

What's the Window for This Chicago Bulls Core?

The Chicago Bulls are back in the championship race. But this franchise knows as well as any how quickly that bubble can burst. There is a fragility built into their blueprint, with health concerns and Father Time each capable of closing...Show More Summary

Wade: Stern's dress code helped with fashion sense

David Stern might be responsible for the fashionable basketball players in the NBA - well, at least for Dwyane Wade.

7 Under-the-Radar Offseason Moves That Will Make an Impact in 2014-15 NBA Season

Two months and change after the NBA’s free-agency period began, it’s official: That was crazy. From LeBron James’ full-circle salvation to the Eric Bledsoe debacle, from Kevin Love’s wish-come-true to Pau Gasol’s Windy City gambit, the...Show More Summary

Gregg Popovich Worried About the Champion Spurs Feeling Satisfied

Last season, with the horror of Game 6 of the 2013 NBA Finals still fresh in everyone’s minds, it was easy for San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich to […] The post Gregg Popovich Worried About the Champion Spurs Feeling Satisfied appeared first on SLAMonline.

Bold Predictions for LeBron James' 2014-15 Season

Despite not winning MVP last season and falling in the NBA Finals, LeBron James is still the best basketball player in the world. Now on the Cleveland Cavaliers and surrounded by a rejuvenated, albeit inexperienced, cast of All-StarShow More Summary

Karl Malone Mentors Kevin Durant After Bad Games

OKC Thunder superstar Kevin Durant reveals that, after particularly rough nights on the court, he’s been getting support from Hall of Famer Karl Malone. The reigning NBA MVP tells Esquire […] The post Karl Malone Mentors Kevin Durant After Bad Games appeared first on SLAMonline.

Bold Predictions for Rajon Rondo's 2014-15 NBA Season

There aren't many NBA players who could be called bolder than Rajon Rondo. He's so bold that I had to bold his name in that sentence. Everything from his attitude to the way he plays to his fashion style is bold. If one had to guess his favorite beer, it would be Guinness. Show More Summary

Breaking Down Miami Heat's Center Position for 2014-15 Season

The Miami Heat are in very good shape at center Considering that Miami’s center play impressed approximately no one last season, and the franchise made zero upgrades at the position, this is a fairly controversial position to stake out. Show More Summary

What San Antonio Spurs Need from Tony Parker Next Season

It's often said that Tony Parker is a system point guard, thriving as a result of being in a situation with the San Antonio Spurs that maximizes his productivity and effectiveness. It is also often stated that San Antonio has reached...Show More Summary

Andrew Wiggins Not Guaranteed a Starting Role in Minnesota

The Minnesota Timberwolves traded for Andrew Wiggins this summer, and it’d be easy to assume that they would immediately throw the top NBA Draft pick into the fire. Not so […] The post Andrew Wiggins Not Guaranteed a Starting Role in Minnesota appeared first on SLAMonline.

Kobe Bryant Finds Inspiration to Change, Prepare for Future, in Tracy McGrady

LOS ANGELES — It happens all the time with all sorts of people. On occasion it can be as graphic as what has happened to Donald Sterling and Ray Rice with their livelihoods. At other times it happens gradually, when an athlete facesShow More Summary

Kobe Bryant's Passing Is the Next Step in His Battle to Defeat Father Time

Kobe Bryant is one of the greatest players in NBA history. With five NBA championships, multiple scoring titles, an NBA MVP, two Finals MVPs and an 81-point game, he's a statistical giant. He's also a lockdown perimeter defender who takes pride in shutting down his man. Show More Summary

The NBA's Lost Souls: Which Players Have Outdated Games for Today's League?

Stylistically, the NBA is constantly in motion. Although there are always outliers on both ends, the bulk of the herd generally moves as one, rapidly making new innovations the norm. Riding on this rollicking sea are players with games much more static than the landscape around them. Show More Summary

Report: Jordan Crawford Signs 1-Year Deal in China

The immortal Jordan Crawford is reportedly taking his talents to China. Crawford, a free agent who posted 8.4 points in 42 games with the Golden State Warriors last season, is […] The post Report: Jordan Crawford Signs 1-Year Deal in China appeared first on SLAMonline.

Sacramento Kings to Sign Ryan Hollins

A deal has been reached between free agent Ryan Hollins and the Sacramento Kings. It’s a one-year, fully guaranteed pact: The @SacramentoKings have agreed in principle to sign center @TheRyanHollins […] The post Sacramento Kings to Sign Ryan Hollins appeared first on SLAMonline.

Adam Silver Says Roger Goodell is Doing the Best He Can (VIDEO)

In the face of numerous and embarrassingly high-profile controversies, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver stood up for Roger Goodell, the embattled NFL commish. TMZ snuck up on Silver for his take […] The post Adam Silver Says Roger Goodell is Doing the Best He Can (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

Joakim Noah Throws Out Another First Pitch (VIDEO)

For the second time this week, Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah was called upon to toss out the first pitch at a baseball game. Noah was at Wrigley Field Wednesday […] The post Joakim Noah Throws Out Another First Pitch (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

James Harden and Anthony Davis Star in NBA 2K15 Beard Guru Ad (VIDEO)

Fellow NBA All-Stars James Harden and Anthony Davis have once again teamed up to film a commercial, this time helping to introduce new face-scanning technology in the NBA 2K15 video […] The post James Harden and Anthony Davis Star in NBA 2K15 Beard Guru Ad (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.

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