So this is what it takes to get Led Zeppelin back together. I was getting worried, I figured this would be a slam dunk, that the jury would come back in an hour or two and let Robert and Jimmy off the hook. The fact that they didn’t showed they were thinking about it. That’s […] The post Stairway To Heaven appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
The speculation in NBA circles is that Louisiana State’s Ben Simmons is the draft equivalent of a slam dunk and will be the first player selected in the draft Thursday, by the Philadelphia 76ers. The strong belief among league officials is that Duke’s Brandon Ingram will be the second player taken...
LSU’s Ben Simmons and Duke’s Brandon Ingram are a slam dunk to become the first and second players selected in the 2016 NBA draft on Thursday, respectively. With Simmons expected to be taken first by the Philadelphia 76ers and Ingram set to immediately follow him at No. Show More Summary
Sports lingo permeates many aspects of life, especially the business world. You’re probably heard them around the office, things like being “down for the count” or some project being a “slam dunk.” Here are the etymological origins of those popular sports phrases, and for the uninitiated, what they really mean. Read more...
Nate Robinson, the NBA veteran and three-time Slam Dunk champion, took a shot at making his NFL dreams come true this week. And from what (...)
Boban continues to dominate.
Air Goku by Eric Nyammor When we were kids everybody wanted to be like Mike, but secretly some of us wanted to be like Goku instead. Geeks typically aren't into playing sports, they'd much rather watch it on TV, but if a die-hard DBZ fan were to start playing sports they'd probably choose something in the realm of mixed martial arts. Show More Summary
When Blake Griffin entered the 2011 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, the basketball world could not wait to see what this athletic freak of nature had up his sleeve. The Los Angeles Clipper spent the first half of the 2010-2011 NBA season putting every defender who dared to get in his way on a poster. Show More Summary
Hey, remember when Blake Griffin dunked over a Kia Optima at the 2011 NBA Slam Dunk Contest? Remember how it was pretty cool, but not really the best dunk in the contest, and how lots of people said the contest was fixed? Well, it turns out those people might be right. This week Griffin told […]
It's not a slam dunk to help the Big 12 get into the College Football Playoff, though. The Big 12 plans to reinstate its conference championship football game around the 2017 season, after the league's board of directors voted unanimously...Show More Summary
The NBA and Samsung think 360-degree ads will be a slam dunk. Just in time for the NBA Championship Series, the pair is partnering with Twitter to bring fans exclusive 360-degree video from behind-the-scenes footage of the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors. Show More Summary
Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, speaks during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington, D.C.,on April 7.A judge recently ruled the CFPB's civil investigative demand issued to the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools was outside the scope of its authority. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg For the [...]
Whether you were a relieved Golden State Warriors fan or an increasingly worried supporter of the Oklahoma City Thunder who may or may not be nursing a serious depression hangover after game six of the NBA Western Conference finals, you definitely weren’t alone. Show More Summary
LeBron James is feeling it at the Air Canada Centre. Having scored 21 points by halftime, King James threw down this thunderous dunk to deflate the hometown crowd and pump The post WATCH: LeBron James Pump Fakes, Delivers Huge Slam appeared first on SLAMonline.
MSNBC host Rachel Maddow argued on Thursday that the prospect of a debate between Sen. Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump was “a hat trick, a grand slam and a slam dunk all in one” for the Republican presidential nominee. “In fact, the better Bernie Sanders looks in a debate with...
Of all the video games that you could make into cartoons, Capcom's Mega Man series seems like it's the easiest slam dunk in the world. It's got everything you want, right down to an extremely toyetic cast of evil villains that have to...Show More Summary
Beyond Kevin Durant and LeBron James, there are no slam dunks in this summer's NBA free-agent class. Even those two aren't without their blemishes: Durant's foot and James' 31-year-old body and rusty jumper. But compared to the restShow More Summary
Look out…Andre Iguodala is incoming for this putback slam in the first half of the Western Conference Final’s Game 4 in OKC: The post Andre Iguodala Gets Up for Putback Dunk (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The highlight of the first season of TNT’s slam dunk competition The Dunk King is this crazy creation from known rim-wrecker Haneef Munir aka Young Hollywood. The man got so much air he found time to jam in two balls at once.
The b-ball star demonstrates how to perform a lay-up, slam dunk and hook shot...all while eating Sour Brite Crawlers.