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50 Cent: Great Businessman. Terrible Baseball Thrower

50 Cent’s hip hop bona fides and business acumen is indisputable. His athletic ability, apparently, less so.<p>The rapper was invited to throw out the …

Nas Announces Scholarship Fund to Help Students Transition From College to Work

<i>Photo by Matt Salacuse</i><p>Last year, Nas, the Hip-Hop Archive, and the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute at Harvard teamed up to establish the Nasir Jones Hip-Hop Fellowship, which offers annual funding to hip-hop scholars. And now, Nas has announced a new scholarship fund that will help college grads …

Dr Dre: hip hop's entrepreneur is still running the game

"Dr Dre be the name, still running the game," the artist once rapped. Fifteen years on, the words have never rung truer. The confirmation that Apple had finally agreed on Wednesday night to pay $3bn (£1.8bn) for Beats electronics, the headphone and speaker brand co-founded by the hip hop artist Dr …

NBA Playoff Schedule 2014: Updated TV Info and Outlook for Spurs and Thunder

The San Antonio Spurs left Texas with a 2-0 series lead and visions of an NBA Finals rematch with the Miami Heat dancing in their heads, but the Oklahoma City Thunder delivered a pair of counterpunches at home to knot the best-of-seven tilt at 2-2.<p>Remaining Western Conference Finals Schedule and TV …

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The Lance Stephenson Blowing On Things meme the Internet deserves

Sports memes!<p>Lance Stephenson blew on LeBron.<p>Lance Stephenson Blowing On Things is a meme.<p>Here are some of our own creations, plus a few of our favorites from around the 'net.<p>(1) Titanic Lance Stephenson<p>(2) Fairway Lance!<p><i>(via @Tap_In_Golf)</i><p>(3) Bubble-blowing Lance!<p>(4) Different bubble-blowing …

How Indiana Perfectly Defended the Last Play of Game 5

With his Miami Heat trailing 92-90 in the waning moments of the game, Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra drew up an isolation play for LeBron James.<p>In the past, these kinds of moments have been a focal point of James-centric criticism. Because he is such an unselfish player and always willing to make …

Roy Hibbert Says LeBron James Told Him Miami Heat's Final Play in Game 5

In Roy Hibbert's world, the only dumb questions are the ones left unasked.<p>With his Indiana Pacers clinging to a two-point lead with less than 14 seconds remaining Wednesday night, the towering big man threw something at the wall—and surprisingly it stuck.<p>He asked LeBron James what the Miami Heat …

Internet Goes Wild with Lance Stephenson 'Blowing' Photoshops

Lance Stephenson is not only good for the NBA; he has also been golden for the Internet during the 2014 NBA playoffs.<p>Earlier in the 2014 Eastern Conference Finals, Stephenson's "sleeping" pose gave the Internet something to do. In Game 5, he gave fans new material to work with.<p>The Indiana Pacers …

Kevin Durant Thinks Perry Jones III Is the Best Athlete in the Entire NBA

Maybe Kevin Durant is just trying to pump up teammate Perry Jones III in case the Oklahoma City Thunder need him at some point against the San Antonio Spurs.<p>What else could possibly explain KD's outlandish praise for the second-year forward?<p>I mean...has Durant, at any point since the two paired up …

#TBT.. 5/29/97 John Stockton knocks down the trey to send the @UtahJazz to the #NBAFinals!

'Amused, Annoyed' Heat Would Like to Get Rid of Lance

Lance Stephenson's antics were the big story to come out of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Miami Heat and the Indiana Pacers, overshadowing Paul George's 37-point explosion as Indiana fought off elimination and earned a Game 6 in Miami. Did Stephenson successfully get into …

Thunder's Reggie Jackson will start in Game 5

Despite spraining his ankle in Game 4, Oklahoma City guard Reggie Jackson will remain in the starting lineup on Thursday.<p><b>More postseason coverage:</b> …

Floppers Hibbert, Stephenson fined

MIAMI -- Lance Stephenson and Roy Hibbert of the Indiana Pacers have been fined for flopping in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals.<p>Stephenson …

USA's Taylor Townsend reaches third round of French Open

PARIS – Taylor Townsend is making the most of her Grand Slam debut.<p>And she survived plenty of adversity to get there.<p>Townsend, an 18-year-old wild card, upset No. 20 seed Alize Cornet of France, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the third round at the French Open.<p>She is the youngest American to …

LeBron James And Lance Stephenson Share Odd And Quiet Moment In NBA Game

There are many ways to psych out an opponent. The Indiana Pacers' Lance Stephenson went the unconventional route last night, softly blowing into LeBron James' ear during a pause late in their playoff game.<p>"He didn't just do that," James' face seems to say.<p>"Yes I did," Stephenson's expression …

Can Russell Westbrook Win This Series for OKC?

The Oklahoma City Thunder evened their Western Conference Finals series against the San Antonio Spurs in Game 4 thanks largely to a big performance out of the dynamic Russell Westbrook.<p>Does the feisty point guard hold the key to an Oklahoma City victory?<p>Carson Cunningham of KOCO-TV joins Adam …

Watch Lance Stephenson blow in LeBron James' ear during Game 5

Indiana shooting guard Lance Stephenson had a solid night statistically on Wednesday, with 12 points, five assists and five rebounds during the Pacers' 93-90 victory over Miami in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals.<p>But it was Stephenson's intangibles that really helped the Pacers extend the …