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Dario Šarić is a National Treasure

In a one-on-one interview with VICE Sports, the 24-year-old cult hero discusses his role on the Croatian national team, LeBron's decision to spurn Philadelphia, how often he thinks about beating the Celtics, and more.
Michael Pina
4 hours ago
THE WAY WE BALL

How Dražen Petrović Paved the Way for Dario Šarić

In this episode of THE WAY WE BALL, we examine Dražen Petrović's legacy, and what it's meant for other European players like his countryman, Dario Šarić.
VICE Sports Staff
4 hours ago
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The (Relatively) New Lineups We Can’t Wait to See

Here's a look at a few key five-man units that can help define the 2018-19 NBA season.
Michael Pina
a day ago
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Michael Porter, Jr. Wants to Win an NBA Title Now

In an interview with VICE Sports, Denver's rookie discusses his return to action, who he most looks forward to playing against, why the Nuggets should already have their eyes on a championship, and more.
Michael Pina
10.11.18
Basketball

The World's Best Middle School Basketball Player is Toronto's Elijah Fisher

The 14-year-old hoops phenom headlines the class of 2023 and wants to be the greatest Canadian basketball player since Steve Nash.
Blake Murphy
10.10.18
THE WAY WE BALL

Toronto is Raising the Best Hoops Talent in the World

In this episode of THE WAY WE BALL, we travel north of the border to track the rise of a new basketball town and meet up with Nuggets guard Jamal Murray, and basketball's next prodigy.
VICE Sports Staff
10.9.18
VICE Guide to Life

How to Pick Your New Favorite NBA Team

No matter what kind of fan you are, from shameless bandwagon-rider to self-loathing masochist, there is an NBA team for you. Come find it.
Michael Pina
10.9.18
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LeBron's Love Affair with Wine Took a Brief Hiatus

LeBron James after giving up wine for two weeks: "Made me want wine more."
Liam Daniel Pierce
10.4.18
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Utah's Offense is About to Set the NBA on Fire

The Jazz are deservedly praised for their defense, but this season may be the first under Quin Snyder where offense becomes a much larger part of their identity. How good can it be?
Michael Pina
10.3.18
THE WAY WE BALL

Chinese Iverson, the World's Craziest Fans, and Emmanuel Mudiay's Journey

In the second episode of THE WAY WE BALL, we look at China’s thriving basketball culture through the eyes of the next coming of Allen Iverson, a die hard fan group, and a foreign import.
VICE Sports
10.2.18
Basketball

Kia Nurse is Just Getting Started

Nurse showed promise in her rookie year with the WNBA's New York Liberty and built on that during the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup as Canada's star player.
Kevin Yeung
10.1.18
Basketball

Does...Does Tristan Thompson Think LeBron is Still on the Cavs?

Thompson said the East still goes through Cleveland because they are the four-time conference champions. Who wants to tell him?
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.27.18