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Basketball

  1. le sports
    All the Best (and Worst) Beards of the NBA FinalsThe most interesting and the most tragic of facial hair.
  2. niche drama
    NCAA Final Four Sparks Old Lady Basketball FeudIt’s Sister Jean vs. Jalen Rose’s grandma.
  3. sports
    Watch Kevin Durant and Steph Curry’s Moms React to Game 3 of the NBA FinalsThey hugged, yelled, and high-fived after the game.
  4. sports
    This Rihanna–Kevin Durant Feud Is the Basketball Drama We NeedShe yelled “BRICK” as he made a shot.
  5. Has Tinder Boosted the Performance of NBA Players?There’s a provocative case to be made that easy online access to sex can explain a statistical mystery in the NBA.
  6. roll clip!
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus Goes on a Real Journey Watching Her Son’s Basketball GameShe’s a very big Northwestern fan.
  7. "fallacy"
    How Researchers Discovered the Basketball ‘Hot Hand’An accidental math discovery overturned the “truth” about the hot hand.
  8. 2016 olympics
    Basketball Star Elena Delle Donne Comes Out, Confirms EngagementShe got engaged to her longtime girlfriend in June.
  9. Of Course Tim Duncan Is a Published Psychologist on EgoWhat could have been.
  10. carefully posed photos
    Elena Delle Donne on Stripping Down for the ESPN ‘Body Issue’ Don’t tell the six-foot-five forward that she’s really tall.
  11. Six Moments That Made Pat Summitt a LegendThe famed basketball coach died on Tuesday.
  12. Steph Curry Literally Sees the World Differently Than You DoPerception is the next frontier of athletics, and the MVP is proof.
  13. q&a
    Doris Burke on Curry vs. LeBron and Sexism in SportsTalking to the NBA sideline reporter.
  14. sexual harassment
    Anti-Sexual-Harassment Activist Says Two Lakers Players Harassed HerAlexis Jones says Nick Young and Jordan Clarkson harassed her at a stoplight.
  15. can u not
    The Sexist Garbage Women Athletes Face, According to a WNBA StarElena Delle Donne is not here for your propositions.
  16. that took balls
    Female Athletes Fight for Equality, Male Athletes Fight for PB&JMust be nice.
  17. ballin'
    Girls’ Basketball Team Kicked Out of League for Being Too GoodA Minnesota youth team has been kicked out of their league for being too good.
  18. helpful suggestions
    Former NBA Player Wonders Why the WNBA Doesn’t Play in ThongsAnother great mind at work.
  19. video
    Mom Earns Free Tuition, Fleeting Approval of Daughter With Lucky Half-Court ShotTake that, Stephen Curry.
  20. assault
    Bulls Player Derrick Rose Accused of Drugging and Gang-raping His Ex-GirlfriendShe sued him for unspecified damages.
  21. girls rule boys drool
    Youth Basketball Tournament Disqualifies Team for Daring to Have a Female PlayerThe National Travel Basketball Association recently instituted an arcane rule: No girls allowed.
  22. good bosses
    Hiring a Woman NBA Coach: Not a GimmickThe Spurs head coach reaffirms that Becky Hammon is really good at her job.
  23. bosses
    Female Coach Leads Team to NBA Summer League TitleBecky Hammon is the head coach of the San Antonio Spurs’ summer league team.
  24. all stars
    See How NBA Superstar Andre Iguodala Does Men’s Fashion WeekBall so hard.
  25. design
    The Genius Nikes You Can Put on With One HandThe company worked with a teen with cerebral palsy to design the new LeBron Zoom Soldier 8 Flyease.
  26. sexism
    Basketball Star Confronts the WNBA’s Male TrollsIt’s definitely time for Jimmy Kimmel to do “Mean Tweets” with female athletes.
  27. that took balls
    World’s Coolest Teen Drafted by Harlem GlobetrottersMo’ne Davis’s winning streak continues.
  28. sports
    Flopping in Basketball Doesn’t Really WorkGet up, Manu. No one’s buying it.
  29. historic moments
    The NBA Now Has Its First Female Assistant Coach [Updated]WNBA star Becky Hammon will be coaching full-time with the San Antonio Spurs.
  30. fashion meets sports
    Introducing Hermès’s $12,900 Blue (Basket) BallsTwo exist!
  31. quotables
    Jason Collins, Call Your Ex-FiancéeThe gay NBA trailblazer’s long-term girlfriend tells not-all in Cosmo.
  32. double standards
    When Lesbian Athletes Come Out, We Hardly NoticeBut when Jason Collins does, he’s heralded as the first gay pro athlete.
  33. yeah it's a diet story
    I Tried Carmelo Anthony’s Infamous Diet, And It Was Pathetically EasyMen are wimps.
  34. wags
    The Belles of B-Ball: How NBA Players’ Wives Vie for Fashion DominanceThere’s a whole other competition taking place courtside.
  35. look of the day
    Anna Wintour Quite Likes Basketball, It Would SeemThat’s an “Ooh, foul!” face.
  36. party chat
    Amar’e Stoudemire on Possible Vogue Cover: ‘Stay Tuned’The new Knick HAS been hanging out a lot with Anna Wintour.
  37. beauty marks
    Model Agent Paul Rowland Wouldn’t Mind Casting an Androgynous Basketball Player’Love’ editor Katie Grand likes the look as well.