1. Timeline of Every Shoe LeBron James Wore This Season

    Behind every great superstar there's usually a great pair of sneakers. In LeBron James ' case, there are a lot of pairs of sneakers. Seriously. A lot. LeBron showed off an extensive (and impressive) collection of sneakers this season...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 22,195 reads 17 comments

  2. Predicting the Richest Contracts of 2013 NBA Free Agency

    The NBA Finals may be in full swing right now, but that's essentially inconsequential to every team in the league not named the Miami Heat or San Antonio Spurs...

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  3. Bleacher Report's 2013 NBA Playoffs Consolation Bracket

    Okay, there's a pretty good chance (read: a 100 percent chance) that this idea never happens. But honestly, how cool would a consolation NBA playoffs be? The idea is exactly how it sounds...

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  4. Craziest Tantrums and Freakouts of 2012-13 NBA Season

    It's no secret that emotions are a big part of basketball—maybe even the biggest part. Basketball is an emotional game, and that holds true for everyone from players to coaches and even fans...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 31,139 reads 17 comments

  5. Sickest Sneakers of the NBA Playoffs

    The NBA as a whole has gone a bit fashion crazy recently, and not in a good way. But I'm happy to report that for every bad jacket or pair of lensless glasses, there's a sick pair of sneakers to make up for it...

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  6. 20 Most Astonishing Photos of the 2013 NBA Playoffs

    We've got plenty of the 2013 NBA playoffs left to go, and already the amazing and astonishing moments are piling up. Every postseason is memorable in its own way, but this year it seems even more memorable than usual...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 22,322 reads 28 comments

  7. The Best and Worst Tattoos on NBA Playoff Ballers

    There are way more tattoos in the NBA than there are players at this point, so choosing between the best and worst of them can be pretty tough. Even if we're just talking about playoff ballers...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 89,343 reads 68 comments

  8. NBA Free-Agents-to-Be Who Killed Their Market Value in Playoffs

    The NBA playoffs are all about a shot at the title, but for every future free agent participating, it's also a chance to up their market value...

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  9. How the NBA Playoffs Would Have Played out Without Injuries to Stars

    That's right. The NBA playoffs with no injuries. How great would that be? For once there wouldn't be any second-guessing or any talk of asterisks being thrown onto titles. We would definitively know the best team in the NBA...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 1,796 reads 21 comments

  10. How a Crowd Can Swing an NBA Playoff Game

    There's not a lot of hard data on how a crowd can affect an NBA playoff game. There are no studies showing how much a crowd contributes to a huge run or a key defensive stop in the fourth quarter...

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  11. Upset Meter for Every 2nd-Round NBA Playoff Series

    We're not going to see any sweeps in Round 2 of the NBA playoffs. That's already clear. Upsets, though...that's a different story. It's hard to remember a second round more compelling than this...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 10,904 reads 45 comments

  12. The Craziest Things We've Seen Happen During 2013 NBA Playoffs

    We're only on Round 2 of the 2013 NBA playoffs, and already we've seen just about everything under the sun. And I do mean everything. Ridiculous shots, incredible performances, dramatic comebacks, irritating fans...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 4,366 reads 5 comments

  13. NBA Playoffs 2013: Predicting Winners for Friday's Round 2 Games

    We had to wait a whole day without the NBA playoffs, and it was torture. Thank goodness they're back. Both the Golden State Warriors-San Antonio Spurs series and the Chicago Bulls-Miami ...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 20,708 reads 72 comments

  14. One Trade Every NBA Playoff Team Would Make If They Could Right Now

    The trade deadline was in February. It's long past. And unfortunately, it's unlikely that any players on your favorite playoff team are going to take a sudden, massive step forward...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 1,698 reads 7 comments

  15. Will Indiana Pacers' 2013 Playoff Run Decipher Danny Granger's Future?

    Things are looking pretty good for the Indiana Pacers right now. The Pacers are beating up on the Atlanta Hawks , they’ve (arguably) looked like one of the top four teams ...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 13,577 reads 7 comments

  16. 1 Reason Your Favorite Playoff Team Won't Win 2013 NBA Title

    The first round of the NBA playoffs has already begun, but it's not over by a long shot. That means the title dreams of every team—from the favorites to the total underdogs—are still alive...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 5,706 reads 19 comments

  17. Lakers a Better Defensive Team Without Kobe Bryant

    If you're looking for a silver lining to Kobe Bryant 's late-season injury, then here's a small one: The Los Angeles Lakers are a better defensive team without him...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 4,399 reads 34 comments

  18. 1 Bold First-Round Prediction for Every 2013 NBA Playoff Team

    Now that the NBA playoffs are beginning, it's time to make some predictions. Bold predictions. This year's first round has blessed us with some really fun—and really intriguing—match-ups...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 7,730 reads 19 comments

  19. 25 Best Dunks of the 2012-13 NBA Season

    The 2012-13 NBA season was a good one for dunks. The high-fliers were out in full force this year, showing off the best slams, jams and putbacks that the league has to offer...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 74,040 reads 62 comments

  20. The Real Reason These NBA Franchises Aren't Making the Playoffs This Year

    If you're here, then it's for one reason and one reason alone. You want to know why your favorite team isn't going to make the playoffs this season...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 1,445 reads 5 comments

  21. Ranking Most Unpredictable 2013 NBA Playoff Teams

    There's something to be said about predictability in the NBA . It's nice to root for a team that performs consistently on a night-to-night basis...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 4,651 reads 17 comments

  22. One Reason to Watch Every Awful NBA Team Down the Stretch

    As the 2012-13 NBA season winds to a close, many fans of the worst teams in the league are asking the same question: “Should I really keep watching over the final few games?” ...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 2,413 reads 5 comments

  23. The Most Important Role Player on Every Projected NBA Playoff Team

    Come playoff time, having great role players becomes exponentially more important. We see it every year. Just look at last season’s NBA Finals...

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  24. Hilarious Yelp Reviews of NBA Arenas

    Most of the NBA arena reviews found on Yelp are honest, helpful looks at different venues across the country. Needless to say, none of those will be featured here. This is a place for the more...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about over 1 year ago 5,163 reads 8 comments

  25. Biggest Loser: NBA Edition

    The words "overweight" and "professional basketball" don't really go together—or at least they shouldn’t. Being overweight in the NBA tends to be a distinct disadvantage...

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