1. Best and Worst NBA Harlem Shake Videos

    Unless you were blessed with titanic willpower, then you probably hate all of the Harlem Shake videos, yet can't stop yourself from clicking on one when it pops up on YouTube. Don't worry...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 20,217 reads 10 comments

  2. What Each NBA Star Really Wants

    It goes without saying that every NBA player wants to win a championship. Trying to figure out what they want beyond that, though, can get pretty tricky...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 27,572 reads 131 comments

  3. NBA 2K13's Trade Deadline Would Have Been Way Better Than the Real Thing

    Do you want to know why the NBA2K13 trade deadline would have been better than the real thing? Because the general managers in that game have guts, that's why. Alright, to be fair, that's mostly because those GMs aren't real...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 6,406 reads 8 comments

  4. And the Nominees Are: NBA Performances Deserving an Oscar

    Who cares about the real Oscars when there are NBA Oscars to be handed out? This NBA season has been chock-full of theatrics...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 39,841 reads 57 comments

  5. NBA Swag: Who Has It, Who Doesn't?

    The word "swag" gets tossed around a lot when it comes to professional athletes, particularly NBA players. The word means something a little different to everybody, but swagger is confidence, almost arrogance, when it comes to one's abilities...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 23,877 reads 106 comments

  6. Breaking Down the Head-Scratching Business Ventures of NBA Stars

    It's no secret that NBA stars make an absolute killing. There are players in the league who are earning well over $20 million per year. And all that money has to go somewhere. The problem is that it all too often goes to the wrong place...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 100,360 reads 30 comments

  7. Where Are They Now?: The Random NBA All-Star Edition

    If you're an NBA junkie, there's a good chance that at some point you've watched highlights of some game from 20 or 30 years ago and thought, "Whatever happened to that guy?" There ...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 8,866 reads 13 comments

  8. Each 2013 NBA Dunk Contest Participant's Ultimate Highlight Reel

    It's almost that time, boys and girls. It's almost time for the 2013 NBA Slam Dunk Contest. Of course, the key word there is “almost.” We've still got days to wait until the dunk contest kicks off (Saturday, Feb...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 30,938 reads 45 comments

  9. The Origin Stories of Every NBA Team's Name

    The announcement that the New Orleans Hornets would be changing their name to the Pelicans shocked the NBA world a few weeks ago. However, it also shed a little light on some interesting NBA history and how each team got its name...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 7,012 reads 115 comments

  10. 16 NBA Superstars Summed Up in One Tweet Each

    NBA superstars are complicated. Their games are so unique and multifaceted that you could fill pages upon pages trying to describe each one , but that would be too easy...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 2 years ago 63,495 reads 221 comments

  11. The Sneaker Evolution of Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant has been playing basketball for the Los Angeles Lakers for a long time now. A very long time. And he’s spent almost all of that time donning his own line of signature sneakers...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 25,202 reads 25 comments

  12. Ohio State Buckeyes Recruiting: Why Trey Johnson Is Team's Most Crucial Recruit

    Trey Johnson isn’t the most highly-touted recruit to commit to the Ohio State Buckeyes. He’s just the most important. Urban Meyer has, per usual, assembled a stellar recruiting class down in Columbus...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 3,888 reads 8 comments

  13. Novak Djokovic: Why Australian Open Win Will Set Up Career Year for Djoker

    If his play in the Australian Open is any indication, Novak Djokovic is primed to have a big, big year...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 3,686 reads 83 comments

  14. National Signing Day 2013: Predicting Where Top Recruits Will Go

    Put on your recruiting hats, boys and girls—the 2013 National Signing Day is fast approaching, and it’s time to predict how things will shake out among a few of the nation’s top recruits...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 3,618 reads 0 comments

  15. Super Bowl 2013: San Francisco 49ers Will Run Wild on Baltimore Ravens

    Anyone who loves seeing some good old fashioned ground-and-pound will be thrilled when they watch the 2013 Super Bowl. The San Francisco 49ers are set to run all over the Baltimore Ravens next week...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 1,771 reads 1 comments

  16. Ranking NBA Coaches Most Likely to Be Fired in 2013

    If the last few months are any indication, there are more NBA head coaches likely to be fired in 2013. It might not always be fair, but front offices seem to be getting more and more eager to pull the trigger on coaching changes...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 6,186 reads 17 comments

  17. The Complete Job Description of Kobe Bryant

    Okay, sure, we all know that Kobe Bryant ’s job is to play basketball for the Los Angeles Laker s ... o n the surface anyways. In reality, it goes much deeper than that...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 7,000 reads 54 comments

  18. NBA Superstars Hiding in Small Markets

    There are inherent benefits that go with being a superstar in a big market. Bigger markets mean more coverage, and in a league as narrative driven as the NBA , that's important. Take, for example, Derrick Rose 's MVP victory in the 2010-11 season...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 2,580 reads 17 comments

  19. NBA Players Teams Shouldn't Waste Money on

    With contracts finalizing soon, a lot of NBA teams are scrambling to make last-second roster changes. And though there are many talented free agents still available for the picking, ...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 1,848 reads 2 comments

  20. Blueprint to Building Around an NBA Superstar

    Every now and again, NBA fans are given a lesson on the blueprint to building around an NBA superstar. Some teams, like the Oklahoma City Thunder and the San Antonio Spurs, seem to have figured everything out...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 2,722 reads 12 comments

  21. 6 NBA Stars Who Need a Title the Most

    Every single player in the NBA wants a title. That goes without saying. But there are always a few players in the league that need a title...

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  22. Dark-Horse Contenders for Every Major NBA Award

    Awards season is still a ways away, but that doesn't mean that it's too early to identify a few of the surprise dark horses for this year's set of NBA awards...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 19,984 reads 55 comments

  23. How Long Will It Take Healthy Lakers to Reach Peak Form?

    Now that Steve Nash and Pau Gasol have finally both returned to the Los Angeles Lakers , it's time to answer the question: How long will it take the healthy Lakers to reach peak ...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 6,175 reads 43 comments

  24. 3 Ways Kobe Bryant Has Improved in the 2012-13 NBA Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers may be floundering, but Kobe Bryant has done nothing but improve this season—most notably by taking better shots, picking his spots and embracing the pick-and-roll...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 6,726 reads 28 comments

  25. NBA's 10 Most Captivating Highlight-Reel Moments in 2012

    The NBA calender year is wrapping up, so let's take a look back at the 10 most captivating highlight-reel moments of 2012. The NBA's slogan is "Where Amazing Happens," and "Amazing" happened quite a bit in 2012...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 2 years ago 1,215 reads 4 comments