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Dion Waiters ended the Celtics’ comeback, and their 16-game winning streak

He even “raised the roof” after a dunk. Hahaha Dion Waiters hit back-to-back three-pointers, then slammed down a dunk in the closing minutes of the Heat’s 104-98 win over the Celtics, which ended not
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook pressed heads together in ANOTHER screaming fight

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook pressed heads together in ANOTHER screaming fight

INJECT THUNDER-WARRIORS GAMES INTO MY VEINS. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook yelled at each other on the court once again, repeating what happened 10 months ago when Durant visited Oklahoma City
Why would Brady Hoke dismiss a player from a team he may not be coaching next year?

Why would Brady Hoke dismiss a player from a team he may not be coaching next year?

It may not have been completely up to the interim Vols head coach. Tennessee announced Wednesday evening that wide receiver Jauan Jennings would be dismissed from the program. . @UTCoachHoke says
No. 2 Arizona upset by North Carolina State at Battle 4 Atlantis

No. 2 Arizona upset by North Carolina State at Battle 4 Atlantis

The first day of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament saw one of the largest upsets of the early 2017-2018 college basketball season, with the North Carolina State Wolfpack beating the No. 2 Arizona
Chris Paul discombobulated Nikola Jokic with a fake behind-the-back pass

Chris Paul discombobulated Nikola Jokic with a fake behind-the-back pass

Amazing! Chris Paul is a wizard with a basketball. We knew this. But sheesh, he even found a way to toy with Nikola Jokic on a fake behind-the-back move that very few on Earth could ever pull

Russell Westbrook’s defense was so bad it was like his controller stopped working in NBA 2K

This was a hilarious moment. Russell Westbrook was beat by Stephen Curry on a pick-and-roll, and he, uh, didn’t exactly try to recover defensively. When your controller disconnects on defense
Kevin Durant smiled through boos as his name was announced in Oklahoma City

Kevin Durant smiled through boos as his name was announced in Oklahoma City

Durant’s second visit to Oklahoma City is much more chill. Kevin Durant, back in Oklahoma City for Wednesday’s game, was heartily booed when introduced in the starting lineups. Unlike last year, he
Carolina Hurricanes goaltender fails simple catch from the blue line for a goal

Carolina Hurricanes goaltender fails simple catch from the blue line for a goal

Oh no, Scott Darling. Scott Darling may want a mulligan on this goal. In the opening minutes of the Carolina Hurricanes game against the New York Rangers, Darling was caught guessing on what should
LeBron James MISSED A WIDE-OPEN WINDMILL DUNK

LeBron James MISSED A WIDE-OPEN WINDMILL DUNK

YES YOU READ THAT RIGHT LeBron James missed a dunk. LeBron with the steal and off 1 foot windmill dunk (miss)! pic.twitter.com/7Fdjprhvxr— Ballislife.com (@Ballislife) November 23, 2017 Ian Eagle’s
Joel Embiid used a question about his conditioning level to roast Jalen Rose

Joel Embiid used a question about his conditioning level to roast Jalen Rose

Please keep asking him about his conditioning. Joel Embiid’s existence is one of the best things to ever happen to the NBA. The constant Twitter and Instagram posts, on-court trash talk, and
Clippers’ Patrick Beverley will miss rest of season with microfracture knee injury, per report

Clippers’ Patrick Beverley will miss rest of season with microfracture knee injury, per report

Beverley was the team’s starting point guard. Los Angeles Clippers guard Patrick Beverley will miss the rest of the season after surgery to repair a microfracture and meniscus injury to his right

What to expect in Kevin Durant’s 2nd trip back to Oklahoma City

A different level of maturity is expected from both KD and Thunder fans, but the wounds still haven’t fully healed. Kevin Durant will make his second trip to Oklahoma City since leaving the Thunder
Darrelle Revis signs with Chiefs in an unexpected twist

Darrelle Revis signs with Chiefs in an unexpected twist

The former Jet is looking for a fresh start after an awful 2016. Seven-time Pro Bowl cornerback Darrelle Revis has found a new home nearly three quarters of the way through the season. The defensive
Barcelona top Champions League group D with 0-0 Juventus draw

Barcelona top Champions League group D with 0-0 Juventus draw

Barcelona have secured their path to the Champions League knockout rounds with this result. Barcelona and Juventus put on a good tactical duel, but despite numerous chances neither team could find a
This Antoine Griezmann bicycle kick is perfect

This Antoine Griezmann bicycle kick is perfect

Can’t do it any better than this. Nothing short of a win in Wednesday’s Champions League match would give Atlético Madrid a chance to advance in the competition, and their first half performance
Top daily fantasy football plays for Thanksgiving

Top daily fantasy football plays for Thanksgiving

With three games on the popular Thanksgiving Day slate, we take a look at some of the best values to feast upon on DraftKings and FanDuel, and some turkeys to avoid. Welcome to the always popular
'Arthur' is still going strong, and the show wants LeBron James to guest star

'Arthur' is still going strong, and the show wants LeBron James to guest star

Wait ... Arthur is still going?! The “Arthur’s fist” meme isn’t new, but LeBron James using it got us all talking about Arthur more than normal. Now this has reached it’s logical conclusion with the
Rockets are last in 4th-quarter scoring because they can be

Rockets are last in 4th-quarter scoring because they can be

They’re blowing teams out, so why not take a quarter off? The Houston Rockets lead the NBA in first-quarter scoring at 32.4 points per game, but check in dead last in fourth-quarter output with only
The well-intentioned, poorly executed FIBA World Cup qualification schedule, explained

The well-intentioned, poorly executed FIBA World Cup qualification schedule, explained

NBA and EuroLeague stars will be missing from very important international basketball games because of confounding timing. The journey to the 2019 FIBA World Cup is beginning with dozens of important
The Egg Bowl is back on Thanksgiving! How do Ole Miss and Mississippi State fans feel about this?

The Egg Bowl is back on Thanksgiving! How do Ole Miss and Mississippi State fans feel about this?

The Mississippi rivalry has plenty of Turkey Day history. On Thursday night, a game that’s been played on Thanksgiving Day a total of 21 times will return to the holiday prime time slot. Ole Miss will