Prayers are going out to Louisville player Kevin Ware and his future basketball career, after a nasty, nasty compound leg injury left players puking and weeping and shaking. Ware was simply making a half-hearted attempt to block and three and when he went down, his right leg snapped like a toothpick. Holy hell.
Watch the video here, and be warned… it might turn your stomach
This week, Dennis Rodman and the Harlem Globetrotters are in North Korea just because ya know… play basketball and shit. While Rodman was in Best Korea, he struck up an unlikely friendship with Kim Jong Un, saying that Un “has a friend for life” in the former NBA star.
A fun little Flash game from Old Spice in which you control tall-as-fuck African pro basketball player Dikembe Mutombo, as you save the world from the 2012 apocalypse.
In 1992, McDonald’s had a limited edition “McJordan Burger”, named after Michael Jordan. The sandwich featured a variant on the normal McDonald’s barbecue sauce, which they called “McJordan Barbecue Sauce”. Ah, who cares? Apparently someone. Someone cared enough to buy a whole bottle of expired McJordan barbecue sauce from 1992 just just under $10,000.
NASCAR drivers are walking billboards when they’re at the track and international soccer clubs have ads on jerseys all the time. It pays the bills. But ads on NBA jerseys? It feels so wrong— Wilt or Michael never wore ads on their jerseys. But it could be a reality, starting in 2013.
So does anyone want a free BJ? Sara Jay and Angelina Castro are promising they will deliver on their deal that Heat fans will get free porn star blow jobs now that the Heat have won the NBA title.