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  • October 14, 2014
    This is a series of photos of people who tried to use NBA 2K15's new face-scan feature to put their own face on a player in the game, with disastrous results. I'm not sure if they didn't follow the directions, or if the system is flaw ed. I'm leaning towards a combination. W... / Continue →
  • August 15, 2014
    This is the House of Mamba, a full-size basketball court built by Nike in Shanghai. The court comes complete "with motion-tracking and reactive LED visualisation technology built into the floor to help American star Kobe Bryant teach his moves to young players in Shanghai." P... / Continue →
  • March 31, 2014
    This is a short video of the Gainesville (Florida) based WCJB-20 sports news team reenacting highlights from the NCAA 'Elite Eight' tournament game between Dayton and Florida since they didn't have the rights to play the actual footage. It might have actually been better than ... / Continue →
  • August 22, 2012
    Because what good are shoes if they can't tell you how high you've jumped, how far you've ran, or how many rain puddles you've stepped in, Nike is dropping these sensor-laden $315 LeBron X high-tops next month. Now I know the burning question on everybody's mind, and no, I'm n... / Continue →
  • March 8, 2012
    This is a video of the bros from Dude Perfect cutting down a tree and making a giant slingshot out of it (and giving this guy a boner in the process), then using the slingshot to shoot a basketball into a goal from like 2-miles away. "GW? I can see the basket in the picture, ... / Continue →
  • December 27, 2011
    This is a video of a a guy playing one of those arcade basketball games. Is he better than our previously reigning champ? I don't know, their techniques are completely different. The first guy takes his time to make every shot, this guy throws the balls at lightspeed. Oh ma... / Continue →
  • October 21, 2010
    Shocking news, I know. No word if rocket-powered sneakers are still allowed, but I say go for it. Just don't blow your cover by dunking from half-court or blasting off through the stadium roof after a win. he APLC1 was banned because it contains a "spring-based system that i... / Continue →
  • March 25, 2010
    For those of you that don't care about college basketball, here are some superhero brackets created by ESPN so you can feel like you're participating in something. Me? I only participate in pageants and ménage à trois. Back me up, hands. I'll sit on you! Nerd alert! We'v... / Continue →
  • February 15, 2010
    This is a video of the Toronto Raptor's mascot eating a cheerleader during the halftime show. Unfortunately, the mascot is one of those goofy inflatable suits and not an actual raptor, making it infinitely less cool than I had imagined before watching. Or buying this one-way ... / Continue →
  • October 20, 2009
    Gabriel Dishaw is an artist who works primarily in the medium of junk. Like rusty metal sprockets and nuts and bolts. And among other sculptures, he creates shoes with these things. This piece was a continuation of my previous piece JUNK DUNK (Right) I wanted to attempt th... / Continue →