The complete history of official (and unofficial) quadruple-double games in the NBA

May 19th, 2018|

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For as many triple-doubles as Russell Westbrook and LeBron James have racked up over past seasons, neither player has ever recorded an elusive quadruple-double […]

Luck vs Skill: Comparing the role of chance in hockey, football, baseball, soccer and basketball

May 19th, 2018|

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There’s an old adage in sports that it’s better to be lucky than good, but how much of a role does chance play in […]

Triple-double tracker: Russell Westbrook leads LeBron James, Ben Simmons, James Harden and the pack

April 12th, 2018|

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Last season, Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook led the league in triple-doubles for the third straight year, tallying an NBA-record 42 of […]

Will the real Klay Thompson please stand up? Warriors fans and staff get pranked by #FakeKlay

March 24th, 2018|

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When Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson goes off on one of his scoring tears, opposing guards must wonder if they are defending one […]

Lonzo and LaVar Ball in ‘LaDodgeBall’ (and lots more NBA movie posters)

March 20th, 2018|

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From sneaker shopping to the Ball in the Family web series, LaVar Ball and his progeny have had their every move documented over the […]

Metta World Peace, Dennis Rodman dominate NBA edition of Best Players by Number

March 8th, 2018|

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Founded more than a century ago in Philadelphia, the Mitchell & Ness company today offers authentic vintage jerseys and apparel collections for the MLB, […]

Forget Pablo Picasso, invest in a Ryan Simpson of LeBron James, Steph Curry or James Harden

March 5th, 2018|

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A couple years ago, Pablo Picasso’s Les Femmes d’Alger sold for a record $179.4 million and none of the women pictured in the famous […]

The Brow meets The Mailman: Anthony Davis gets pranked by undercover Karl Malone

March 1st, 2018|

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With career scoring and rebound averages that track very closely, it’s only fitting that first meeting between Anthony Davis (23.2 PPG, 10.3 RPG) and […]

Hot dam(n)! World’s highest basketball shot travels nearly 600 feet

February 10th, 2018|

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Full-court basketball shots are made only once in a blue moon, so making one from more than twelve times that distance should be near […]

Conniving Kevins: Kevin Durant, Kevin Love and Kevin Garnett among NBA height fibbers

February 6th, 2018|

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Alternative facts aren’t limited to the political class, as from the time immemorial regular folk have been prone to fib about their height, weight, […]

Rob the Original renders LeBron James and Steph Curry with Morton’s table salt

December 25th, 2017|

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Christmas Day games have been an NBA tradition since the league’s second season in 1947. This year, five games are being played, headlined by […]

Christmas birthdays: Eric Gordon, Alistair Cook and top sports stars born on December 25th

December 25th, 2017|

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Having your birthday fall on Christmas is something of a double whammy. Not only is your special day overshadowed by the birthday of Jeshua […]