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Clippers' DeAndre Jordan Claims Another Poster Victim in Utah's Rudy Gobert

The NBA season hasn't really started until we've seen a Lob City poster from the Los Angeles Clippers.<p>Clippers center DeAndre Jordan claimed his first victim of the season on Monday against the Utah Jazz, throwing down over Utah's Rudy Gobert after an alley-oop pass from Chris Paul.<p>The Clippers led …

Kevin Durant's Career NBA Shot Chart Is Pretty Awesome

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar and 2014 NBA MVP Kevin Durant is one of the best scorers in the association, which is why it isn't surprising to see how efficient he's been since coming to the NBA.<p>Kirk Goldsberry from <i>Grantland</i> wrote a detailed piece on the true value of Durant while also creating …

2014 NBA Playoff Matchups We Want to See the Most

For the players, the NBA playoffs are all about winning big. But as fans, we love the storylines slightly more than the end result.<p>To see the winner of the NBA Finals succeed on a game-winning jumper in the waning seconds of a Game 7 is far more exciting than, say, a four-game sweep. The postseason …

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Beck/Bucher: Where Would Kevin Love Fit Best?

Kevin Love of the Minnesota Timberwolves has been rumored to wanting to play in a bigger market. What city would be the best fit?<p>Tune in to the video above with Howard Beck and Ric Bucher to find out!

Most Improved Portland Trail Blazers So Far This Season

After a torrid start, the Portland Trail Blazers have cooled a bit lately. They still look to be a lock to make the playoffs. However, they could be as low as a sixth seed out West.<p>That being said, the key for this season's success has been drastic improvements from a number of players on this …

Blake Griffin Wasn't Even In The Frame When The Shot Went Up On This Insane Put-Back Dunk

The dunk itself was spectacular. But the most amazing part is Blake's position on the court when Danny Granger's shot went up.<p>He wasn't even in the frame:<p>Here's the video (more below):<p>He doesn't come into the picture until the shot is halfway to the hoop.

Bulls close in on Jimmer Fredette

The Chicago Bulls are closing in on signing former Sacramento Kings guard Jimmer Fredette, according to sources close to the process.<p>Sources told …

Country Music Broke My Brain

• <b>Author:</b> Gerry House<p>Nashville is filled with stars and lovers and writers and dreamers. Nashville is also teeming with lunatics and grifters and dip wads and moochers. Gerry House fits easily into at least half of those categories. Someone would probably have to be brain-damaged or really damn …

Blake Griffin Dunks Back-to-Back Alley-Oop Windmills

It's safe to say Blake Griffin is happy to have Chris Paul back at his side.<p>In his first action since missing 18 games with a bad shoulder, CP3 set up his high-flying teammate on a pair of alley-oop windmills that were separated by just a few seconds.<p>The Los Angeles Clippers taxied during Paul's …

Kevin Durant Changing Definition of Volume Scorer in NBA

Kevin Durant is a volume scorer.<p>Admit it, because it's true. The Slim Reaper, while a deft passer and underrated defender, isn't LeBron James. Assists and rebounds tend to pile up, but he's a scorer first and everything else second, sometimes third.<p>And that's OK. Better than OK. Volume scorers and …

Top 10 NBA MVP Candidates at the All-Star Break

NBA MVP voting is more a popularity contest than an evaluation of one's "value" to their team.<p>Voters get bored with the same names, so instead of Michael Jordan winning the award in 1993 and 1997, Charles Barkley and Karl Malone got the nod. In 2010 Derrick Rose wasn't statistically better than …

'The Zone,' According to Past and Present NBA Superstars

For NBA players in the midst of a scorching streak or red-hot single-game performance, being in "the zone" is a very real thing.<p>Never mind that the latest research is only lukewarm on the concept of the hot hand.<p>All that matters is guys like Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant firmly believe the zone …

Paul could be even more valuable

Is Chris Paul the best PG ever?

RESTAURANT REVIEW: Blue Hill at Stone Barns is All That and a Bag of Homemade Veggie Chips

1/19<p>Blue Hill at Stone Barns<p>"Farm-to-table" seems to be a hot buzzphrase in the food world right now but if you're looking for the real deal, it …

Farm-to-table

Ever Wonder What the Most Popular Adjectives in the Hunger Games Trilogy Are? We Ran the Numbers.

This weekend, millions of preteens will flock to theaters to take in the <i>Hunger Games</i> sequel, <i>Catching Fire</i><i>,</i> just as millions of preteens flocked to …

Which Opponents Are the Miami Heat Most Likely to Struggle with This Season?

The Miami Heat are back-to-back NBA champions and favorites to win it all again this year. But make no mistake: This team is not invincible.<p>Like every team, the Heat have holes. And unfortunately for Miami, a few teams right in their own conference have the potential to take advantage of those …

Kevin Durant's Heroics Propel Oklahoma City Thunder to OT Win

Kevin Durant’s like the movie ending that you know is coming—no matter the plot twists, no matter what artillery the villains start sending his way, Durant’s going to accomplish mission impossible.<p>On Sunday night, the Washington Wizards visited Oklahoma City. It seemed to be Bradley Beal night as …

Ask the Critic: Best Date Night Restaurants in NYC

<b>Editor's note:</b> Here to answer your questions is contributing writer, former managing and SENY editor, and frequent author of our NYC restaurant reviews Carey Jones. We'll take a few of your questions each week and give you the New York restaurant advice you're looking for. Email [email protected] …

How Much Is A Pinterest Pin Worth? Much More Than A Tweet

We know just how much Pinterest has been valued at–$3.8 billion–but how much is a pin on the social media cork board worth to brands?<p>Social media marketing and analytics firm Piqora thinks it has the answer, after undertaking a nine-month study of more than 1,000 brands on the site. Stats please, …

Studs and Duds from OKC Thunder's First Slate of Games

After a summer of analysis, projections and hypotheses, we finally had the chance to see the Oklahoma City Thunder take the floor.<p>Some things look just like we expected. It's not a surprise to see Kevin Durant be one of the best players in the NBA and carry his team to victories. There are some …

Houston Rockets' Problems Start with James Harden and Dwight Howard

Christened answers have become a part of the problem for the Houston Rockets.<p>Together, James Harden and Dwight Howard solved everything in Houston; they covered all the Rockets' bases. Howard would anchor the defense, while Harden would continue to headline last season's sixth-most efficient …

Russell Westbrook health update: He is ready to return

The Oklahoma City Thunder are about to get better, and the NBA is about to get even more exciting than it’s already been in this first week of action.<p>…

Kevin Love and Ricky Rubio must lead Timberwolves to greatness

<i>The Wolves are looking to do big things from now on. With health and continued improvement from young, talented players, they have the potential to</i> …

Does iPhone touch screen accuracy suck, or do testers forget to ask questions?

Nick's point - and it's an important one - is that testers and engineers need to ask questions. A lot. And test results need to be presented in …

Touchscreens

Kevin Durant Says It's Time for Dwyane Wade to 'Pass the Torch'

Quit hogging the shooting guard torch, Dwyane Wade. It's someone else's turn.<p>Kevin Durant thinks so, at least. During an interview with OTE Sport, via Eurohoops.net, he reiterated his belief that Wade was no longer the NBA's best shooting guard:<p>It's nothing against D-Wade. He's a great player; he's …

Losing LeBron: Could 2013-14 Miami Heat Survive an Extended Absence?

MIAMI — Even Mario Chalmers preferred not to entertain the question.<p>Yes, Chalmers, whose confidence is swollen enough to require ice packs, didn't care to consider the prospect of trying to win for an extended period without LeBron James.<p>"It would be hard to play without him, but we could do it if …

Top Plays of the Week, NBA Preseason Edition

Week 2 of the NBA preseason provided plenty of highlights, whether they came from rookies flashing what they have to offer their new teams or established veterans doing what they do best.<p>Whether it was LeBron James with a filthy throwdown, Tony Mitchell with a chase-down block or Jeff Green …

Teach Kids to Daydream

Mental downtime makes people more creative and less anxious.<p>Today’s children are exhausted, and not just because one in three kids is not getting sufficient sleep. Sleep deprivation in kids (who require at least nine hours a night, depending on age) has been found to significantly decrease academic …