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Michael Jordan is 'pretty sure' he could beat Hornets players in 1-on-1

Michael Jordan may be getting old but he is confident that he could beat the players on his Charlotte Hornets in one-on-one.<p>In recent years, Michael …

Razer Blade (2015) Review

A slice of gaming heaven<p><i>Update (4/21/15): After re-examining our benchmarks, we've decided to run them again. As a result, our score has changed -</i> …

Steve Nash announces retirement

After a 19-year NBA career in which he twice won MVP honors, tallied the third-most assists in league history and assured his place in the Hall of …

Steve Nash Officially Announces His Retirement

When it was announced that Steve Nash would miss the entire season, most assumed that Nash’s career would be over as his contract runs out at the end …

50! James Harden Drops a Career-High on the Nuggets (VIDEO)

With several of the greatest players in franchise history in the house Thursday night, Houston Rockets All-Star guard James Harden detonated for a …

Basketball

Solar eclipse: amazing picture from International Space Station was photoshopped

The Twittersphere was left agog by this image from the International Space Station. Unfortunately it was not as it appeared.<p>A lie spreads around Twitter faster than the truth can get its boots on, and the solar eclipse was no exception when this apparently stunning picture showing the eclipse from …

Space

Take In Every Bucket Of Kyrie Irving’s Masterful NBA Season-High 57 Points

It was a Cavs record. Yes, a franchise record, even after LeBron James’ first tenure in town. Kyrie Irving’s 57 points on the road in a 128-125 overtime win over the Spurs, was a Cleveland record. That wasn’t the only record he set.<p>Before we delve into the historical significance of his night, …

Everything Valve does is because of Steam

Why is Valve getting into virtual reality? Why is Valve making Steam Machines and the Steam Controller? Why did Valve make its own Linux-based operating system? Why did Valve make the Steam Controller? Why is Valve releasing its game engine, Source, for free? It's the Steam economy, stupid!<p>Valve's …

Virtual Reality

LeBron Steps Back to Witness New Step in Cavs' Evolution, Thanks to Kyrie Irving

SAN ANTONIO — Kyrie Irving had encountered resistance all night, but he had still repeatedly done exactly what he desired, until he had done something that no Cleveland Cavalier ever had before, and no one since Purvis Short in 1984 had done to the San Antonio Spurs.<p>And now, after scorching the …

Will Derrick Rose Ever Truly Return?

Bo Jackson. Brandon Roy. Mark Prior. Gilbert Arenas. There are athletes who <i>have it</i>, until suddenly and brutally, they don’t, ruined by injury and forced to limp around the court, field, pitch, diamond or rink in pale imitation of past self.<p>It might be too soon to include Derrick Rose as a part of …

Dow Jones

Paul George's Road Back: Reliving the Nightmare Ep. 1

Indiana Pacers star Paul George has become one of the elite players in the league. He proved himself against LeBron James in the postseason a few years back and was a potential MVP candidate coming into the 2014 NBA season.<p>On August 1, 2014, George suffered a traumatic leg injury on live television …

JaVale McGee to 76ers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

After spending the majority of four up-and-down seasons with the Denver Nuggets, center JaVale McGee is on the move, as Denver reportedly dealt him to the Philadelphia 76ers <b></b>ahead of Thursday's NBA trade deadline.<p>According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Nuggets sent the 27-year-old big …

NBA

Kyrie Irving scores 55, leads Cavs minus LeBron to 8th win in row

All season long, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been a rudderless ship without LeBron James. On Wednesday, Kyrie Irving proved himself capable of taking the captaincy reins for at least one night.<p>Irving splashed a franchise-record-setting 11th three-pointer with six seconds remaining and scored a …

Basketball

Impressive Build: 1970 Volkswagen Baja Bug

This 1970 Volkswagen Beetle was converted to Baja Bug spec a few years ago, the seller noting that work was both time-intensive and expensive, …

Kobe Bryant will likely miss rest of season with torn rotator cuff

It appears the Lakers will elect to have Bryant receive season-ending shoulder surgery, though a final decision has not been made.<p>Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will miss rest of the 2014-15 season with a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, the team announced. Bryant will have surgery on …

NBA All-Star Game 2015 Starters with Best Chance to Win MVP

The NBA All-Star Game starters have been determined, but there's at least one change that will take place. Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant was picked by the fans to start, but a torn rotator cuff will sideline him.<p>The most popular replacement for Bryant would be the Houston Rockets' …

Basketball

Klay Thompson Seals Superstar Status with NBA-Record-Setting 3rd Quarter

With 10 minutes remaining in the third quarter, the Golden State Warriors were tied with the Sacramento Kings at 58 points apiece. When the buzzer signaled the end of the quarter, the league's best team had surged to a 97-73 lead, thanks to the heroics of a soon-to-be NBA All-Star.<p>Klay Thompson has …

Basketball

Thompson’s record 37-point quarter lifts Warriors

Warriors head coach Steve Kerr was so angry that his team had nearly blown an 18-point lead by halftime Friday that he said he was done calling plays for the rest of the night.<p>The players needed to figure it out by themselves.<p>They came up with two plays in the third quarter: “Get the ball to Klay” …

Nike sued over Michael Jordan logo

The life of the most successful sneaker franchise of all time is at risk, as a photographer is accusing Nike of using his work to make its famous …