Dreams come true at Stephen Curry’s basketball camp. So do commercials. As the Golden State Warriors star was grabbing some food with the campers, he asked the workers what they were serving. “Chicken Curry,” one apparently oblivious woman replied. Show More Summary
You don’t poke a sleeping bear. In 1999, between Michael Jordan’s second and third retirements, Chicago Bulls guard Corey Benjamin learned that the hard way. When His Airness stopped by Bulls practice, the bold 21-year-old told MJ: “I'm sorry you retired, because I wanted to take you.” And with that, it was on. Show More Summary
Earlier this season against the Miami Heat, Kendrick Perkins of the Cleveland Cavaliers caught the ball near the top of the key. A few extra pivots and feet shuffles later, he had taken nine steps in what is now one of the most infamous travels in recent memory. Traveling is not a new issue in the NBA. Show More Summary
And with the 61st pick in the 2015 NBA draft, the Utah Jazz select...Connor Toole of Elite Daily. No, the 6'10" writer wasn't actually selected in Thursday's NBA draft. But between his suit and height, he certainly fooled fans standing outside Barclays Center—and the arena's security. Show More Summary
Just kidding. They're crying and holding their faces in despair. Most New York Knicks fans in attendance at the Barclays Center on Thursday night dropped their heads when the team's front office pulled the trigger on 19-year-old Latvian...Show More Summary
We caught up with Isaiah Austin to discuss his inspirational new book, 'Dream Again', and the upcoming NBA Draft. The post Q+A: Isaiah Austin appeared first on SLAMonline.
The UConn PG tells us how he's been preparing for the draft, explains the difference between sneaker culture in Chicago vs. the East coast and much more. The post Ryan Boatright Foot Locker x SLAM Draft Suite Interview (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Grant tells us which NBA player he compares his game to, what his goals are for his rookie season and who he credits with his success to this point in life. The post Jerian Grant Foot Locker x SLAM Draft Suite Interview (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Currently sitting at No. 8 in the 2015 NBA draft, Stan Van Gundy and the Detroit Pistons are in prime position to substantially upgrade their roster with a talented wing or stretch 4. There should be several intriguing options at that...Show More Summary
The Kentucky Wildcat big man from Brooklyn is welcoming the rest of the Draft Class to his city this week. He sat down with SLAM to talk hoops and more. The post Dakari Johnson Foot Locker x SLAM Draft Suite Interview (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The 2015 SEC Player of the Year on what he can bring to an NBA team in his rookie season and what his sneaker collection looks like—plus he likes SpongeBob. The post Bobby Portis Foot Locker x SLAM Draft Suite Interview (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Porzingis came through to hang out for a while and talk about his preparation for the Draft, his Latvian roots and his goals for Year One in the League. The post Kristaps Porzingis Foot Locker x SLAM Draft Suite Interview (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Ohio State point guard D'Angelo Russell stopped by the SLAM Draft Suite to chop it up with us about his prep for the Draft, what he's listening to and more. The post D’Angelo Russell Foot Locker x SLAM Draft Suite Interview (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
In the Amateur Athletic Union age of basketball, one-and-done NBA draft entrants who are former McDonald’s All-Americans are not supposed to be on a list of best-kept secrets, but UNLV guard Rashad Vaughn has managed to accomplish just...Show More Summary
Minnesota Timberwolves star Andrew Wiggins and Adidas have teamed up to create a shoe in honor of the biggest moment of the 20-year-old's life. On June 26, 2014, the Cleveland Cavaliers selected Wiggins with the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft. Show More Summary
Former Georgia State guard R.J. Hunter is no one-shot wonder. He's been busy in the three months since he catapulted his name into the national lexicon and Ron Hunter off a stool. One of the most lethal shooters in the nation surfedShow More Summary
Mudiay was among the first to drop by this year's #FLSLAMDraftSuite—watch as he discusses what he's about to bring to the L, and goals for his rookie year. The post Emmanuel Mudiay Foot Locker x SLAM Draft Suite Interview (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
We're approaching the first NBA draft of the Fred Hoiberg era, and the Chicago Bulls have a handful of pressing needs to fill. Former coach Tom Thibodeau turned the Derrick Rose-led squad into a perennial playoff team and contender in the Eastern Conference, but it's a flawed unit. Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors took a trip to Las Vegas to celebrate their championship, and thanks to NBA Finals MVP Andre Iguodala, we know which player was the most " turnt." Iguodala recently went on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and talked about the team's trip to Vegas. Show More Summary
LeBron James has all of his bases covered on the court, considering he is "the Babe Ruth of basketball." But on the big screen, he could use a little help. That's where Trainwreck director Judd Apatow stepped in. Apatow, famous for Knocked Up and The 40-Year-Old Virgin, spoke with Conan O'Brien on Monday night about his experience directing James. Show More Summary