Basketball

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a Writer on 'Veronica Mars' Now

The NBA's all-time leading scoring is a basketball Hall-of-Famer, a published author and columnist, and now a TV writer.
Sean Newell
17 hours ago
THE WAY WE BALL

Joel Embiid's Rise and the Prince that Fueled it

Before he was tweeting at Rihanna and owning the internet, Joel Embiid was just a lanky kid from Cameroon discovered by Luc Mbah a Moute. In the debut episode of our new series, The Way We Ball, we learn how that meeting shaped a basketball nation.
VICE Sports Staff
19 hours ago
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The Oscar for Weirdest-Sounding Laugh Goes to Kawhi Leonard

The Toronto Raptors' quiet star described himself as a fun guy at NBA media day, and let out the most awkward laugh imaginable.
Kyle Cantlon
2 days ago
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Kevin Knox is Ready for New York

In a sit-down Q&A with VICE Sports, the New York Knicks rookie goes over his summer, Jimmy Butler rumors, and why he can't wait to face Kevin Durant.
Michael Pina
5 days ago
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5 NBA Teams That Could Benefit from Addition by Subtraction

There was a lot of player turnover this NBA offseason and some teams that let players go might be better off without them.
​Jared Dubin
9.20.18
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Jimmy Butler Trade Demand Devolves into NBA Beef Chaos

Butler wants out of Minnesota and now Butler and Andrew Wiggins might be feuding, and Wiggins and Stephen Jackson are DEFINITELY feuding.
Sean Newell
9.20.18
Basketball

Breaking Down Jimmy Butler's Trade Demand

The four-time All-Star reportedly wants out of Minnesota. Here's a look at what that means for the rest of the NBA.
Michael Pina
9.20.18
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Swaggy P No-Showed Shooting Bet, So Gilbert Arenas Hit 95/100 3s Anyway

Arenas rolled up with a sack full of $100,000 in cash and proceeded to shoot the lights out.
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.12.18
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Is John Wall Slowing Down or About to Speed Up?

A look into whether one of the NBA's quickest point guards has permanently lost a step.
Michael Pina
9.12.18
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In Appreciation of Don Nelson's Bad-Ass New Look, and Badder-Ass Legacy

Please behold the coaching legend's new look, and then take a spin down memory lane to appreciate his impact on the game.
Corbin Smith
9.10.18
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NBA Summer Vacation Watch: And Now Our Watch Has Ended

We bid a fond farewell to the basketboys of summer.
KATIE HEINDL
9.7.18
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We Asked Women if They'd Wear LeBron's New Shoes

Responses ranged from “Even if someone just gave them to me, no,” to “The fucked up thing is, I would.”
Corbin Smith
9.7.18