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Basketball

  1. snacks
    Nets Arena Serves Some of America’s Best Popcorn, Says Steph CurryThe NBA guard, and noted popcorn authority, ranks Barclays Center second on his popcorn power rankings.
  2. nba
    Enes Kanter Is the Man in the MiddleThe Turkish basketball player is hoping to anchor the playoff-bound Portland Trail Blazers at center. But his most important role is off the court.
  3. games
    A Championship Game Only College-Basketball Fans Could LoveBut, for us, what a game.
  4. sports
    What Happened With UNC Women’s Basketball?New details have emerged about why the coaching staff has been placed on leave.
  5. games
    The Bucks Are the NBA’s Most Compelling (On-Court) DramaThe NBA is a soap opera off the court. But if you want some on-court fireworks, look to Milwaukee.
  6. games
    Good-bye, Kristaps Porzingis, I’ll Miss YouThe Knick I unconditionally loved the most, and for the longest.
  7. consequences?
    Brett Kavanaugh Is Already Back to Coaching Girls’ BasketballWeeks after he cried about Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations ruining his life, the Supreme Court Justice is back on the court.
  8. games
    The Weird Dwight Howard Saga Shows the NBA Still Has a Problem With the ClosetLike other major men’s sports, the NBA still has no openly gay players.
  9. games
    How Did Everything Go So Wrong for Carmelo Anthony?The short answer: The NBA he was made for doesn’t exist anymore.
  10. uncle drew
    Kyrie Irving Starred in His High School’s Production of High School MusicalHe also loves The Greatest Showman.
  11. Ted Cruz Wins One-on-One Basketball Game Against Jimmy KimmelMay that all celebrity Twitter feuds be settled in a basketball game we all get to watch.
  12. le sports
    All the Best (and Worst) Beards of the NBA FinalsThe most interesting and the most tragic of facial hair.
  13. games
    The NBA Has Never Had More Soap Opera and Rivalry – and It’s FantasticWith the championship matchup all but decided, player beefs keep basketball thrilling.
  14. niche drama
    NCAA Final Four Sparks Old Lady Basketball FeudIt’s Sister Jean vs. Jalen Rose’s grandma.
  15. the sports section
    Meet the Future Voice of the Brooklyn Nets. Maybe.He (and it was mostly guys) could have been among the 175 hopefuls that showed up for open auditions at the Barclays Center on Tuesday.
  16. Taylor Swift Emerges Out of the Woods to Congratulate NBA MVP Russell WestbrookTaylor and her hedge would like to offer their warmest regards to the Oklahoma City Thunder player.
  17. sports
    Watch Kevin Durant and Steph Curry’s Moms React to Game 3 of the NBA FinalsThey hugged, yelled, and high-fived after the game.
  18. The Rihanna–Kevin Durant Feud Is the Basketball Drama We NeedShe yelled “BRICK” as he made a shot.
  19. sports
    This Rihanna–Kevin Durant Feud Is the Basketball Drama We NeedShe yelled “BRICK” as he made a shot.
  20. Bobby Moynihan Shows Off His Basketball Skills in a New Video for ‘The […]Bobby Moynihan might have just left SNL after nine seasons, but that hasn’t stopped him from starring in a brand new video from Above Average’s […]
  21. Has Tinder Boosted the Performance of NBA Players?There’s a provocative case to be made that easy online access to sex can explain a statistical mystery in the NBA.
  22. roll clip!
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus Goes on a Real Journey Watching Her Son’s Basketball GameShe’s a very big Northwestern fan.
  23. roll clip!
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus Goes on a Real Journey Watching Her Son’s Basketball GameShe’s a very big Northwestern fan.
  24. basketball
    The Roots Wrote a Basketball Musical for the NBA All-Star GameStarring Daveed Diggs, Michael B. Jordan, Jidenna, and others.
  25. Baseball Fan Perfectly Predicted Cubs Game Two Years Ago“And then the world will end with the score tied in game seven in extra innings.”
  26. encounter
    Hanging Out in Brooklyn With Jeremy Lin, 4 Years After LinsanityThe borough’s newest resident has become a Net and a Marvel superhero.
  27. luke cage
    Missick Owned the Luke Cage B-Ball Court HerselfShe was offered a double.
  28. select all
    It Is Enjoyable Watching Animals Play Terrible Basketball DefenseThey just don’t stand a chance, and they seem to know it.
  29. Carmelo Anthony Used His Day Off in Rio to Shoot Hoops With Kids in a Rio SlumHe even taught them some moves.
  30. "fallacy"
    How Researchers Discovered the Basketball ‘Hot Hand’An accidental math discovery overturned the “truth” about the hot hand.
  31. Why Carmelo Anthony Is Now the Greatest-Ever Olympic Basketball PlayerHe’s got the most points, but there are some more important reasons.
  32. 2016 olympics
    Basketball Star Elena Delle Donne Comes Out, Confirms EngagementShe got engaged to her longtime girlfriend in June.
  33. Of Course Tim Duncan Is a Published Psychologist on EgoWhat could have been.
  34. carefully posed photos
    Elena Delle Donne on Stripping Down for the ESPN ‘Body Issue’ Don’t tell the six-foot-five forward that she’s really tall.
  35. James Harden Mercilessly Dunks on a Kid in One-on-One With a Trick PlayThe boy took it well.
  36. Six Moments That Made Pat Summitt a LegendThe famed basketball coach died on Tuesday.
  37. Facebook Has Secret Games Hidden in Messenger — Here’s How to Play ThemSoccer, basketball, chess.
  38. last night on late night
    See Snoop Dogg Announce a 1950s Basketball GameIt’s a game from the 1954 NBA Finals.
  39. Steph Curry Literally Sees the World Differently Than You DoPerception is the next frontier of athletics, and the MVP is proof.
  40. Don Cheadle on Playing Basketball With ObamaNo one wants to guard the president.
  41. q&a
    Doris Burke on Curry vs. LeBron and Sexism in SportsTalking to the NBA sideline reporter.
  42. Strategies for Defending a Basketball-Playing Dog, by Daniel CarrilloI was disgusted. How many more times was this dog going to sink an uncontested jumper before the opposing coach changed his approach? The […]
  43. the sports section
    Reports: Knicks to Hire Jeff Hornacek As New CoachThe future of the triangle offense remains unclear.
  44. Please Clap for This Teen Getting Slo-mo Nailed in the Head With a BasketballNoooooo.
  45. the sports section
    Steph Curry Returns, Sets Record for OT PointsHe’s unreal.
  46. It’s Important You Understand Just How Phony This Bieber Basketball Clip IsBieber is not good at basketball and it is important you recognize that.
  47. the sports section
    Phil Jackson Running Search on Own ScheduleHe’s on his way to Montana.
  48. the sports section
    The World Waits on Another Stephen Curry MRIThere’s worry the knee injury he suffered yesterday is worse than his sprained ankle of a few games ago.
  49. the sports section
    Meet Your New Nets Coach, Kenny AtkinsonHe becomes the team’s sixth coach since arriving in Brooklyn.
  50. the sports section
    Ads Are Officially Coming to NBA JerseysStarting in 2017–18.
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