Tag Archives: basketball

  • ‘Every Perfect Score in NBA Dunk Contest History’ (Video)

    ‘Every Perfect Score in NBA Dunk Contest History’ (Video)

    Last weekend was not just any weekend, but the NBA All-Star Weekend which included the Slam Dunk Contest. It’s possible that if you watched any of it, it got you in a mood to see all the best dunks from over the course of the contest’s 30+ year history–in which case Every Perfect Score in NBA Dunk […]

  • Wilson X Connected Basketball

    Wilson X Connected Basketball

    Not so long ago if you called someone “smart as a basketball” it would have been a pretty unambiguous insult (and a pretty funny one, depending on your delivery), but now we live in a world of smart everything. Enter the Wilson X Connected Basketball. The Wilson X Connected Basketball is equipped with an internal […]

  • Spalding x Reigning Champ One For One Basketball

    Spalding x Reigning Champ One For One Basketball

    Products we most associate with the “buy one give one” business model are usually practical necessities like shoes (or toothbrushes). But kids need more than just staples like that, which is why the Spalding x Reigning Champ One For One Basketball is such a great gift idea for this year’s holiday season. For every Spalding […]

  • Blacknet: Portable Basketball Net for Sad Net-less Courts

    Blacknet: Portable Basketball Net for Sad Net-less Courts

    If you haven’t gotten to a point in your life at which you can comfortably afford a private basketball court, you’ve probably encountered the scourge of net-less basketball courts in your city. It’s a niche problem, to be sure, but one that is creatively and effectively addressed with Blacknet. Blacknet is a kind of portable […]

  • Literally Balling Stained-Glass Backboards

    Literally Balling Stained-Glass Backboards

    Luxury and basketball are two entities that just don’t come together often enough. But artist Victor Solomon has brought the two together with a line of stained-glass backboards he’s releasing under the Literally Balling brand name. Literally Balling stained-glass backboards were the subject of a recent story in Complex magazine, and in it Solomon is […]

  • ‘NBA 2K16′ Will Feature a Career Mode Written by Spike Lee (Video)

    ‘NBA 2K16′ Will Feature a Career Mode Written by Spike Lee (Video)

    NBA 2K16 will have the most ambitious career mode in the series yet, with cutscenes and characters interweaving within your gameplay to create a story. And you’ll have a little help with that story from the legendary Spike Lee, who just signed on to write the game’s career mode storyline, and the game will actually be […]

  • LeBron James Stars in New “Training Day” Nike Ad (Video)

    LeBron James Stars in New “Training Day” Nike Ad (Video)

    If you’re anything like me, when you read the words “LeBron James stars in ‘Training Day’ Nike ad,” you get really excited because you assume that LeBron James is starring in a Nike commercial that’s a parody of the movie Training Day. Alas, this is not the case, as the “Training Day” commercial from Nike […]

  • New NBA On-Court Collection For 2013 Season From adidas (Photos)

    New NBA On-Court Collection For 2013 Season From adidas (Photos)

    On October 29th, when the new NBA season begins, all of the players will be sporting new on-court gear and apparel courtesy of adidas Basketball. But you don’t have to wait until then to get a look at the new duds, since adidas has released a lookbook displaying the collection. With the modeling assistance of […]