'Kobe' goes 1-on-4
Yep, Brandon Armstrong is at it again. The NBA player impersonator debuted Kobe Bryant today on SportsNation. It's classic Mamba.
Drake unveils new Raptors uniforms
Rapper Drake, the Raptors' global ambassador, revealed the team's new uniforms Monday night during the finale of his OVO Fest concert in Toronto. See the new unis
Swaggy P's arm for more than buckets
Last year, Swaggy P (Nick Young) took to Twitter to explain why his shooting arm remained tattoo-free, saying: "No tats on the right arm Strictly for buckets." Well, not anymore. Young has some new ink on his right arm. We found Tupac
Nike inks Towns, Russell
Nike beat out the competition to sign the top two picks in this year's NBA draft, Karl-Anthony Towns and D'Angelo Russell.
ICYMI: Jordan has ice water in his veins
Michael Jordan, the king in the clutch during his NBA career, drained another buzzer-beater to beat Jimmy Butler in a shooting contest at Jordan's camp. Yes, he's still got it.
Jeremy Lin: Dota 2 'just like basketball'
The Hornets guard stopped by the International Dota 2 Championships today in Seattle and explained why he loves the game: "It's 5-on-5, you have 3 types of positions ... the higher level you go, it's all about teamwork."
Harden, an expensive shoe salesman
According to ESPN's Darren Rovell, adidas has made a 13-year, $200M offer to James Harden, whose Nike deal recently expired. Nike has until the end of next week to match the deal. Adidas needs a splash
LeBron still endorsement king
If James Harden ends up with a 13-year, $200 million deal from adidas, he'll move up this list. But for now, LeBron James still reigns supreme, according to Forbes.
Adidas trying to pry Harden from Nike
Darren Rovell says of Adidas' $200M bid for James Harden's next sneaker deal: "They have to put up an offer where they have to overpay."
Clyde on Carmelo: 'Melo wasn't happy'
Knicks legend and announcer Walt "Clyde" Frazier told ESPN's Ian Begley that Carmelo Anthony wasn't happy with the Knicks' pick of Kristaps Porzingis: "Will he ask out, you know what I mean, if he sees that this is not happening? ... They are a few years away and Melo knows that his days are numbered, so stay tuned." Full Q&A
OTD: Grant Hill traded to Magic
Fifteen years ago today, Grant Hill was traded to Orlando as part of a sign-and-trade deal that gave him a 7-yr/$93M contract. Thanks to injuries, Hill was limited to 200 games over those 7 seasons.
Kings plan: Crazy enough to work?
Do you think the Kings' roster construction has been ... unconventional this offseason? You're not the only one. Grantland presents the "Sacramento Suicide Squad." Watch
Ray Allen not retired yet
The NBA's all-time leader in 3-pt FG told the Hartford Courant: "I haven't said anything about that and I won't officially retire. Because if something came to the table, contractually and situationally, I want to be able to take a strong look at it."
ICYMI: Surprise -- Mutombo checks in
Dikembe Mutombo took the floor for Team Africa in Saturday's NBA exhibition in South Africa, where he joined Hakeem Olajuwon, and the crowd went wild.