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This marvelous idea is really a friend of the NBA Mistress’ brain child, MHI(@MIA_Heat_Index), who began this series of posts last season where he ranked the 20 best playoff performances on the road in the past 20 years. Piggybacking his idea, I will not be ranking the road playoff performances, but rather listing these incredible feats [...]The post NBA Playoffs: “Murdering You On Your Own Shit” Awards; Part 4 appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Bomani Jones and Dan LeBatard of Highly Questionable had the lovely task to interview Jerry Stackhouse, in which Stackhouse discussed his epic NBA fights and one in particular where he beat the snot out of Kirk Snyder. The following season Snyder would actually thank Stackhouse for given him a beaten. One of the better parts of the video [...]The post Jerry Stackhouse Discusses His Epic NBA Fights (Video) appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Let the speculation begin, as the Cleveland Cavaliers have won this year’s NBA Draft lottery for the second time in the last three years, and will select first in this upcoming draft. For the Cavaliers, the first pick isn’t a simple decision as it is many years. There are many candidates vying for the prize [...]The post Cleveland Cavaliers win NBA Draft lottery; will select first appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
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The Conference Finals are upon us and in many cases, are the best part of the NBA Playoffs. The second round of the playoffs started off very promising with every series being tied at 1-1; but then four teams took control and none of the series lived up to their potential. Here is hoping that [...]The post NBA Power Rankings appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
It’s that time of year again: NBA Draft Time and while some don’t care about the measurements of prospects, but rather their shooting touch, athleticism, or even their interactions, here are the measurements for key prospects for those that do care. Full list can be found here. Nerlens Noel: 7’3.75” wingspan and a 9’2” standing reach, [...]The post NBA Draft Combine Measurments Of Top Prospects appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Porn stars adopting an NBA team isn’t a new trend. Remember Jesse Jane and BiBi Jones showing their support for th…
20-year-old Miami model Jessica Perez (@jessicaaperezt) has thrown her bikini into the ring for our “Superfan…
Again, as we said last week, hate the Miami Heat all you want, and it’s easy to hate a team that’s on it’…
This marvelous idea is really a friend of the NBA Mistress’ brain child, MHI(@MIA_Heat_Index), who began this series of posts last season where he ranked the 20 best playoff performances on the road in the past 20 years. Piggybacking his idea, I will not be ranking the road playoff performances, but rather listing these incredible feats [...]The post NBA Playoffs: “Murdering You On Your Own Shit” Awards; Part 3 appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
This marvelous idea is really a friend of the NBA Mistress’ brain child, MHI (@MIA_Heat_Index), who began this series of posts last season where he ranked the 20 best playoff performances on the road in the past 20 years. Piggybacking his idea, I will not be ranking the road playoff performances, but rather listing these [...]The post NBA Playoffs: “Murdered You On Your Own Shit” Awards; Part 2 appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Do you hate the Miami Heat because of LeBron and some middle-aged lady going middle finger on Joakim Noah? Do you hate the…
This marvelous idea is really a friend of the NBA Mistress’ brain child, MHI (@MIA_Heat_Index), who began this series of posts last season where he ranked the 20 best playoff performances on the road in the past 20 years. Piggybacking his idea, I will not be ranking the road playoff performances, but rather listing these [...]The post NBA Playoffs: “Murdered You On Your Own Shit” Awards; Part 1 appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
How did Miami Heat dancer Stephanie Hettchen take LeBron and company suffering a debilitating loss to the Bulls in Game…
The first round of the 2013-14 playoffs is in the books and the second round will start on Sunday. The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs look like the overwhelming favorites to reach the Finals, but like Westbrook’s injury showed us, one play can shift the odds the other way. Here is how they rank [...]The post NBA Playoff Power Rankings appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
And some of you wonder why Jason Collins might have a hard time coming out of the closet.Westboro Church announced today…
When I saw Roy Hibbert raise up and throw down that nasty dunk on Ivan Johnson, I feared for his soul. One does not just dunk on the most dangerous—and possibly most interesting—man in the NBA and get away with […]The post Roy Hibbert Dunks on the Most Dangerous Man in the NBA appeared first on Baller Mind Frame.
The NBA Mistress was lucky enough to snag a few minutes of time from some of the more illustrious statisticians and basketball experts on the interwebs for a 2012-2013 NBA coaching rank. Seasoned Utah Jazz and NBA expert Clint Peterson, analytical gurus Andres Alvarez and Arturo Galletti, and finally Miami Heat enthusiast and numbers nerd, Mosi lent [...]The post Five-On-Five: Where Do Current NBA Coaches Rank? appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Enigma: One that is puzzling, ambiguous, or inexplicable. Bryan Crawford, Chicago native and journalist covering the Chicago Bulls, is an enigma on social media. He comes across as an egotistical, arrogant, front-running, Derrick Rose-Kobe Bryant fan-boy who believes statistics are as relevant as Michael Jordan’s eye for talent. To say Bryant Crawford is an asshole is [...]The post Breaking NBA Fan Narratives: One-On-One With A Basketball Twitter Enigma appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
The Miami Heat fanbase is part of a long-running joke among NBA enthusiasts, bloggers, and journalists; they show up to games horribly late and there was an influx of Heat “fans” when LeBron James took his talents to South Beach. Despite the “bandwagon” narrative, a new poll has the Miami fanbase the most loyal in [...]The post Poll Ranks Miami Heat Fans The Most Loyal In NBA. F’real appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
There’s been four years of debate from bros & haters trying to figure out whether Brittney Griner really is a…
You most certainly remember the NBA on NBC theme “Roundball Rock.” The unmistakable tune was the soundtr…
Twitter is a great tool to connect with individuals with similar interests; it’s even a greater tool for basketball fans - casual or die hards – as it connects you to fans across the globe. It’s a great place to meet fans of your own designated team or general NBA fans, however, there is also the negative [...]The post Breaking NBA Fan Narratives: One-On-One With New York Knicks Fan appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Of course the NBA scout couldn’t attach his name to this statement based on NBA rules, but it’s worth noting that at least one scout believes that 20 year-old, Ben McLemore is going to be one hell of a player. Speaking on condition of anonymity this particular scout claims McLemore will be a better version [...]The post NBA scout says Ben McLemore is a better version of Ray Allen appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
Brittney Griner is set to become a member of the WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury, who have the first overall pick in the upcoming WNBA draft. That is basically a foregone conclusion at this point, but what about the possibility of pursuing an NBA career? Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban created quite the stir last week when [...]
As part of the Louisville team that won the NCAA championship game, Russ Smith had quite a run in his junior season. The 6’1″ guard from Brooklyn averaged over 18 points per game will now have to decide whether he wishes to return to Rick Pitino’s team for his senior year or enter the NBA. [...]The post Russ Smith Sr: My Son Will Enter NBA Draft appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
Mark Cuban told reporters that the Dallas Mavericks would consider drafting Brittney Griner with a second round pick in the upcoming draft. Many people have spoke out against this idea including, Geno Auriema and several analysts among the basketball hierarchy. Now as a fan I’d love if my team had a forward thinking owner like [...]The post Could Brittney Griner make it in the NBA? appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
Could Brittney Griner play in the NBA? That has been a debated topic since Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said last week that he would consider taking the former Baylor star in the NBA draft, or at least giving her a shot to try out for the roster. Lisa Leslie is one of the best [...]
Iman Shumpert recently decided to showcase his support for Adidas by shaving their logo into the back of his head, but the new look didn’t last long. Because of NBA rules, Shumpert if left with nothing but a triangle. On Saturday, the New York Knicks forward posted a before and after shot on his Instagram [...]
The 12th men in the NBA sometimes catch a lot of slack. A lot of them never really get to play, just sitting at the end of the bench for the majority of the season. However, one thing fans need to realize is that they are not better than any one in the NBA. It’s fair [...]The post Brian Scalabrine: No One White And Not In NBA Could Beat Me appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
Shane Battier believes the NBA will have a female player, and it won’t take too long for that to happen. The topic of females in the NBA came up this week after Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said he would consider selecting Baylor’s Brittney Griner in the draft. Though UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma [...]
During the 1989-1990 NBA season, the Detroit Pistons would carry a 59-23 record as they would embark on an NBA Championship journey. They would sweep the Indiana Pacers in Round One, defeat the New York Knicks (4-1) in the semifinals, squeak past the Chicago Bulls (4-3) in the Eastern Conference Finals, and annihilated the Portland [...]The post Breaking NBA Fan Narratives: One-On-One With A Detroit Pistons Fan appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
The Oklahoma City Thunder are fighting for the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference. Kevin Durant is currently leading the NBA in scoring, but his top priority is getting back to the NBA Finals and erasing the feeling of falling a few games short of an NBA championship. Carmelo Anthony is hot on his [...]
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban created the exact type of buzz he was looking for on Tuesday when he told reporters that he would consider taking Baylor star Brittney Griner in the second round of the NBA Draft. While Cuban basically admitted that it would be a great business move, he also insisted he is [...]
Mark Cuban just had to make headlines by saying he’d consider drafting Brittney Griner in the second round. Acco…
No doubt about it, the Denver Nuggets are a completely different team currently than they were during the first 20 games of the season; they have found their stride in lieu of their offense, have been nearly unstoppable at home, and their defensive efficiency has made strides from a ranked 19th last season to 11th [...]The post Ty Lawson Believes Denver Nuggets Could Beat Miami Heat In NBA Finals appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Very few people expected the Miami Hurricanes to have as much success as they did this season, and Shane Larkin’s jump to the next level was one of the main reasons the team took the nation by surprise. After averaging 7.4 points and 2.5 assists per game last year, Larkin doubled his production in his [...]
Chances are that if you happened to follow any college basketball this season, you’ve heard of University of Mississippi Junior Marshall Henderson. Most likely however, the reason that you heard about Henderson was far from positive. Whether it was the ”Gator Chomping” that victimised fans of the Florida Gators, or his now infamous, two-fingered salute [...]The post Is Marshall Henderson destined for an NBA career? appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
The NBA today is overloaded with talented athletes. Nowhere else in the world will you see so many fast and athletic players going at it on a nightly basis. One of the more intriguing matchups of late has been the point guard battles between John Wall of the Washington Wizards and Russell Westbrook of the [...]The post John Wall says he’s the fastest player in the NBA appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
When handicapping a team’s chances at getting to the NBA Finals, most fans will compare players but not coaches. But the truth is that a good coach will put his players in situations to succeed and use the right role players for their system. It is true that great players make a coach look good [...]The post The Top 5 NBA Coaches appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
NBA Hall of Famer Adrian Dantley has found himself a niche that has nothing to do with basketball. Unlike many professional athletes who find themselves bored, broke or both after their careers are over, Dantley has made himself useful to the community of Silver Spring, Md. by serving as a crossing guard at Eastern Middle [...]
Dahntay Jones has certainly received more than his five minutes of fame. Of course, this isn’t the five minutes of fame Jones was looking for. Over the last few days Jones has been ripped by Kobe Bryant among other NBA players and aficionados. The latest shot comes from Cleveland Cavalier guard, Daniel Gibson and another [...]The post NBA players rip Dahntay Jones appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.
This is a pretty awesome find, thanks to Deadspin, which has been created by a UK software developer Edd Morgan and the site can be found here, it’s a dynamic box score that populates from opening tip until the last second by moving the sliding bar at the top of the screen. Morgan created it [...]The post UK Software Developer Creates Dynamic NBA Box Scores appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
One of the toughest balancing acts for myself in lieu of my NBA world is that of being an NBA Blogger that wants to remain as objective as possible, but also maintaining my passion as an NBA enthusiast. It’s a tough line to straddle, while maintaining the organic nature of both sides; take writing about [...]The post Straddling the Line of Rational NBA Blogger and Passionate NBA Fan appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Gilbert Arenas has gone the way of many former NBA stars and turned to China to revive his basketball career. Things must be going pretty well for him, because he made the cover of SLAM China. Arenas’ interview with SLAM didn’t reveal a whole lot, except that he has gone back to wearing number zero, [...]
The Philadelphia 76ers entered the NBA season with plenty of optimism. They were expecting to build upon last year’s second-round playoff appearance, but things have not gone as planned. Big offseason acquisition Andrew Bynum has been bothered by knee problems and hasn’t played in a single game. As a result, the team is 24-40 and [...]
Tim Kitzrow, the iconic voice of the video game NBA Jam, lent his voice to commentate the top 10 dunks of 2013 from college and professional basketball including all the Boom Shaka Laka’s you can muster. This highlight reel which showcases James Harden, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Kobe Bryant, J.R. Smith getting their dunks on and honestly is one [...]The post Top 10 Dunks of the Year Called By NBA Jam Announcer (Video) appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Matt Barnes probably will be receiving a call from commissioner David Stern, regarding the statements he made via Twitter. Barnes didn’t hold back as he ripped the way the NBA handled the entire Serge Ibaka incident. Somehow, Metta World Peace found his way into the tweet when Matt Barnes said if Peace and himself had [...]The post Matt Barnes rips the NBA over Serge Ibaka incident appeared first on Pass The Pill.
The “vitrual pinboard for porn” Sex.com has offered Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant $5 million dollars if he participates in the 2014 NBA Slam Dunk Contest. This offer comes from Magic Johnson’s offer of $1 million to LeBron James to join the slam dunk contest; the site has stated they would donate $5 million to [...]The post Sex.Com Offers Kobe Bryant $5 Million To Join 2014 NBA Slam Dunk Contest appeared first on The NBA Mistress.