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Dwight Howard, Derrick Rose, and Ken Jeong Make a Music Video: “Fast Don’t Lie”

October 6th, 2010
Nothing gets more viral attention these days than a music video parody, and although this one doesn’t exactly “parody” anything in particular, moments lacking humor are few and far between. Adidas gathered NBA stars Dwight Howard and Derrick Rose with comedic actor Ken Jeong to perform the music video “Fast Don’t Lie,” ...

Russell Westbrook, Andre Iguodala, and Josh Smith Unexpectedly Talk Politics

October 3rd, 2010
As a part of its advertising campaign, EA Sports is sending out a handful of NBA players to help promote the latest version of the most popular NBA video game in the world, NBA 2K11. Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder, Andre Iguodala of the Philadelphia 76ers, and Josh Smith of ...

Mike Fisher Stars In Carrie Underwood’s Music Video

September 27th, 2010
In what will probably be the first of many, Ottawa Senators hockey player Mike Fisher made an appearance in wife Carrie Underwood’s latest music video, "Mama’s Song." Add “getting shown off in wife’s music videos” to Fisher’s list of husbandly duties as a newlywed, right after mopping the kitchen and ...

Dwyane Wade Talks Playing Hoops with Barack Obama

September 25th, 2010
Dwyane Wade went on The Jay Leno Show last night to talk about his basketball get-together with President Barack Obama. I’d rather have watched him on Oprah. But of course he had to oblige the show-stealer Leno, who could pass as senile at this point. LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Magic Johnson, ...

Jessica Alba, Baron Davis Play Kickball For Charity

August 17th, 2010
Los Angeles Clippers point guard Baron Davis held his annual “Rising Stars of America” basketball camp over the weekend. This was capped off with the first ever celebrity kickball game. Davis and the Gray Team went on to win the match against Jessica Alba and the Black Team. Alba pitched, err, “rolled” for ...

Jay-Z, USA Basketball Rock the First Annual World Basketball Festival

August 14th, 2010
This year’s USA men’s basketball team may be lacking in the superstar department, but that doesn’t mean it will be treated with any less hype. Friday, Nike kicked off the first annual World Basketball Festival in New York City. The venue of choice was Radio City Music Hall, where Team USA scrimmaged in ...

Shaq vs. Joey Chestnut Footage Leaked

August 8th, 2010
Eating champion Joey Chestnut ate 54 hot dogs on the fourth of July to clinch yet another mustard belt, winning won four contests in a row. When a boxer is finished with a match, he has to wait a few months before he can compete again to let his body heal. One ...

Anthony Tolliver Takes to YouTube to Announce “The Decision: Part Deux”

August 6th, 2010
Find me on twitter. The best thing to come from the whole LeBron James “Decision” saga has been the parodies, coming in different forms from all directions. NBA free agent Anthony Tolliver had to choose whether or not to stay with his current team, the Golden State Warriors, or take a different path and ...

Shaq Vs. Justin Bieber Dance-Off

August 4th, 2010
Shaq Vs has officially premiered, which means we’re that much closer to seeing a Shaq-Bieber dance-off. Raw video footage has emerged of Shaq prepping for his contest with the pop star. He joined Bieber’s dance crew to try and learn some dance routines, prior to the actual dance-off, I assume. Watch Shaq break ...

Canadian Rapper K-os Does Dramatic Hockey Video

August 4th, 2010
We know the Canadian masses love hockey, and so do the Canadian musicians, apparently. Canadian hip-hop artist K-os released a music video for his song “Zambony,” featuring him rapping from a hockey arena while cutting to different shots of hockey players putting on their gear. Hayden Christensen, aka mature Anakin Skywalker, stars in the ...