Charlton remain in the top six after a 2-2 draw away at Brighton. The Addicks looked favourites to steal the three points when Igor Vetokele completed a double in the 75th minute to give the Londoners a 2-1 lead heading into the final stages. But Brighton rescued a point when Lewis Dunk’s stoppage-time header completed […]
As college football pads clash around the country, college basketball fans can look forward to their own kind of slams from top dunk artists. The most crowd-pleasing, momentum-swinging play in hoops gives the game's best athletes a showcase...Show More Summary
Elephants may be large and seemingly very slow. But they are surprisingly spry! We've seen elephants play soccer. We've seen them attack Kim Kardashian when the former sex tape star tried snapping a selfie. And now we're witnessing an elephant from the African Lion Safari Zoo in Cambridge, Ontario slam dunk a basketball. Show More Summary
He's got game, folks. Chuck, an Asian elephant from the African Lion Safari zoo in Cambridge, Ontario, has all the makings of an NBA star, evidenced by his dunking skills in a video uploaded Monday. See also: Bear in a Hammock Gets Ready to Attack the Weekend His promising basketball skills aside, Chuck has quite the pedigree. Show More Summary
By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roger Federer launched his bid for an 18th grand slam title with a workmanlike 6-3 6-4 7-6 (4) win over Marinko Matosevic to ease into the second round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday, with NBA great Michael Jordan leading the cheering. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — The Affordable Care Act was supposed to be a slam dunk issue for the Republicans in this fall’s elections. Karl Rove told us so in April, writing that “Obamacare is and will remain a political problem for Democrats.” So how’s that Obamacare thing working out for the GOP? The most significant bit of [...]
Julia Louis-Dreyfus picked up her second consecutive Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series at the 66th Emmy Awards for her portrayal of Selina Meyer on "Veep." After celebrating the win with a now-viral kiss with "Breaking Bad"...Show More Summary
Brittney Griner slammed home the first dunk in the history of the WNBA playoffs during last night's rout of the L.A. Sparks. Read more...
Brittney Griner dunking isn’t exactly news anymore, but this fast-break steal/slam was pretty solid, no? Griner’s dunk stretched the Phoenix Mercury’s lead to 25 points in the third quarter on its way to a series-clinching 93-68 win over the Los Angeles Sparks in the Western Conference semifinals. Griner scored a playoff career-high 21 points on […]
By WestEnd511: Qihoo (NYSE:QIHU) reported Q2 '14 results in which non-GAAP EPS of $0.50 and revenue of $318m (+110% y/y) both beat consensus of $0.46 non-GAAP EPS and $309m in revenue. The company guided $360m-365m in revenue for Q3, representing a 92%-94% y/y growth, again beating consensus expectation of $357m. Show More Summary
The high-flyer wins the first-ever Slam Dunk Contest. The post #TBT: Larry Nance appeared first on SLAMonline.
So far, the Golden State Warriors' attempt to move to San Francisco has been anything but a slam dunk. Their dreams of a dazzling waterfront venue at Pier 30/32 fizzled out last April, at which point the team decided...
The world’s beloved AgShill Heiress Dairy Farmer Carrie Chestnut Mess, aka Dairy Carrie, is once again showing her brilliance as she has just pretty well slam dunked PETA and their latest dairy cow (bull) manure video release. As of now her revealing story has been visited over a quarter million times. With your help in spreading the word how about... Read More
Cover athlete slam dunks for the camera in first gameplay glimpse. 2K has released the first gameplay footage of NBA 2K15.Click here to read the full article
Seventeen-year-old Terrance Ferguson isn't lacking in the athleticism department, to say the least. The 6'7" high school junior threw down a smooth one-handed, 360-degree windmill slam for his teammates at USA Basketball camp. He was so smooth that he even made a missed attempt look good. Show More Summary
"48 Hours" investigates the suspicious death of actress and model Felicia Tang
Sheldon Adelson, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffett say they want Congress to pass an immigration reform bill. So does Michael Bloomberg. On the substantive merits, the issue seems like a slam dunk, writes Ira Stoll. We are, after all, a nation of immigrants. Show More Summary
The East Bay Express slam dunks this recent article about Mills College adjunct faculty’s fight to earn a living-wage. While shedding light on the plight of Bay Area adjunct professors, many of whom are poets, this in-depth article by Sam Levin also reveals that, according to an SEIU study, “given the regional median pay per [...]
Maybe Mario Balotelli should give up his day job… Amazing footage has been posted on social media sites on Monday showing how AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli has some serious skills on the basketball court. The footage recorded the moment Super Mario flew like a professional to slam home a brilliant one handed dunk. After crushing it on the […]
The Chinese basketball legend will share his advice and experience of international competition with the next generation of young athletes, while inspiring young people around the world to get active and embrace the Olympic values. Yao...Show More Summary