1. James Harden Nails 3-Pointer over Draymond Green, Smiles at Him

    What just happened? After burying a three-pointer over Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green in Game 3 on Thursday, Houston Rockets star James Harden stared down his opponent...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 days ago 5,542 reads 3 comments

  2. Draymond Green Yells 'Hell No!' as Josh Smith Misses Free Throw

    With time winding down in the first half of Game 3 on Thursday and the visiting Golden State Warriors struggling to slow down the Houston Rockets, the reigning champions fouled Josh Smith ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 days ago 9,907 reads 13 comments

  3. Cubs Fan Runs onto Field to Celebrate Jake Arrieta's No-Hitter with Team

    Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta tossed a no-hitter in Thursday’s 16-0 road victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Impressive, for sure...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 days ago 23,161 reads 6 comments

  4. James Harden Spins Andre Iguodala Around with Crossover, Buries Jumper

    After losing Games 1 and 2 of the first round to the Golden State Warriors, the Houston Rockets are desperate to take Game 3. On Thursday, James Harden played like it...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 days ago 2,662 reads 3 comments

  5. Russell Westbrook Swats Dirk Nowitzki's Dunk Attempt off Backboard

    Dirk Nowitzki doesn’t dunk much anymore, so maybe he forgot rule No. 1 of attacking the rim: Don’t challenge Russell Westbrook ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 days ago 2,776 reads 2 comments

  6. TNT Preview of Warriors-Rockets Series Lists Games 5, 6 and 7 as 'Not Necessary'

    After two commanding victories over the Houston Rockets in the opening round of the NBA playoffs, the Golden State Warriors are in position to break out the brooms. Just ask TNT...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 143,389 reads 121 comments

  7. Padres Single-A Affiliate to Host Home Run Derby on Retired Aircraft Carrier

    It's about time someone held a home run derby on a historic aircraft carrier. The Lake Elsinore Storm will be the first to do so this summer on the USS Midway in the Port of San Diego...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 62,651 reads 7 comments

  8. Chris 'Birdman' Andersen Hits Grizzlies Coach Dave Joerger with Brutal High-5

    Chris "Birdman" Andersen has never been known for being cuddly. As the big man exited Tuesday's Game 2 against the host San Antonio Spurs, he unleashed a vicious high-five that could've dislocated head coach Dave Joerger's arm...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 11,880 reads 8 comments

  9. Atlanta Hawks Mascot's Attempt to Hop from 1 Section to Another Goes Horribly

    Ouch. Right in the feathers. During Tuesday's Game 2 against the visiting Boston Celtics, the Atlanta Hawks mascot had a disaster. Harry the Hawk was trying to hop from one section of seats to another, but he misjudged his leap...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 9,162 reads 7 comments

  10. Kent Bazemore's 3-Point Attempt Rolls Around the Rim 5 Times Before Going In

    A minute into Tuesday night's Game 2 against the Boston Celtics, Atlanta Hawks forward Kent Bazemore scoffed at the laws of physics. After picking off a pass from Jae Crowder, Bazemore pulled up from deep...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 2,358 reads 3 comments

  11. Blake Griffin Knocks Down Damian Lillard, Dunks 1-Handed on Mason Plumlee

    Blake Griffin is feeling just fine. After missing 41 games this year with injuries to his hand and quad, the Los Angeles Clippers superstar made his presence felt in Game 1 of the first round against the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 13 days ago 5,945 reads 11 comments

  12. DeAndre Jordan Badly Air-Balls 1st Free Throw of Playoffs vs. Blazers

    New postseason, same DeAndre Jordan . Less than a minute into his Los Angeles Clippers’ opening first-round game against the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday, the star big man was fouled by Moe Harkless...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 13 days ago 5,474 reads 29 comments

  13. Cavaliers Display Beautiful Ball Movement Before Hitting Shot in Win vs. Pistons

    Who let the San Antonio Spurs disguise themselves as the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday? During their 106-101 win over the Detroit Pistons in Game 1 of the first round, the Cavs broke out some gorgeous ball movement in the fourth quarter...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 13 days ago 7,761 reads 7 comments

  14. Kevin Durant Was 'Definitely Pissed' About Perceived Lack of Stardom Last Summer

    Some players scoff at criticism. Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant embraces it. In a recent piece on ESPN...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 15 days ago 74,402 reads 206 comments

  15. NBA Playoff Trailer from 'Game of Zones' Plays Off 'Hall of Faces'

    The playoffs are coming. Taking a page from Game of Thrones ' "Hall of Faces," Bleacher Report's Game of Zones is back with a new trailer for the postseason...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 15 days ago 34,594 reads 50 comments

  16. Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell to Release Latest Single, 'On a Mission'

    Le'Veon Bell is really pushing this rap career. On March 1, the Pittsburgh Steelers star running back put out a mixtape, The Interview , which featured 10 tracks...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 15 days ago 2,381 reads 0 comments

  17. NY Giants Initially Use 'Washington' Instead of 'Redskins' on Team Schedule

    The New York Giants appeared to make a subtle statement when the NFL released its schedule Thursday. Take a look at the initial tweet Big Blue sent out. Pay special attention to the opponents...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 days ago 155,030 reads 0 comments

  18. Odell Beckham on Cousin, NFL Prospect Terron: Last Name 'Nothing but Greatness'

    Odell Beckham Jr. ’s cousin, Terron, is an absolute freak. It must run in the family. While the New York Giants star is uber-skilled and cat-quick, Terron has served as a trainer and fitness model for the past few years...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 days ago 17,223 reads 14 comments

  19. NBA Playoff Schedule 2016: Round-by-Round Dates, TV and Live Stream Guide

    Forget about the Golden State Warriors’ regular-season wins record. Forget about Kobe Bryant ’s epic final act. Forget it all. Reminisce about those things once the playoffs are over...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 days ago 4,907 reads 0 comments

  20. Staples Center Sells Record $1.2 Million of Kobe Bryant Merchandise in Last Game

    Kobe Bryant wasn’t the only one racking up some shocking numbers Wednesday night. During the Los Angeles Lakers star’s final game, the Staples Center sold $1...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 days ago 43,212 reads 74 comments

  21. NBA Playoff Schedule 2016: Known Dates for Round-by-Round Bracket

    After Wednesday night, the NBA regular season is over. Weird, isn ’t it? It feels like just yesterday we were all wondering whether the Golden State Warriors had it in ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 days ago 44,201 reads 0 comments

  22. Lakers Will Have Kobe Bryant's No. 8 and No. 24 on the Court for Final Game

    The Los Angeles Lakers are doing what they can to appropriately send off Kobe Bryant on Wednesday night against the Utah Jazz...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 days ago 34,057 reads 38 comments

  23. Dion Waiters Flushes 2-Handed Dunk on Tim Duncan vs. Spurs

    Dion Waiters owned Tim Duncan on Tuesday night in Texas. In the first half against the San Antonio Spurs, the Oklahoma City Thunder shooting guard absolutely swatted the veteran: ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 days ago 1,227 reads 4 comments

  24. Sixers G Nik Stauskas Throws Down 2 Dunks on Bismack Biyombo vs. Raptors

    Nik Stauskas came into the NBA with a reputation as a shooter, n ot a dunker. On Tuesday night against the Toronto Raptors, though, the Philadelphia 76ers guard went above the rim on more than one occasion in the second quarter...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 18 days ago 8,371 reads 5 comments

  25. FC Barcelona Thanks Kobe Bryant for Support with Tribute Video

    Most Kobe Bryant tribute videos have come from those around basketball. Here’s one from one of the world’s most prestigious soccer clubs...

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