Scotto: Kobe Bryant’s Legacy: “A Talented Overachiever”

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NEW YORK – You don’t need a watch to know Father Time has caught up to Kobe Bryant. With that in mind, I asked Bryant what he wants his legacy to be when he retires. “As a talented overachiever,” Bryant replied with a laugh. “I really worked my butt off every single day to make sure I left no stone unturned and try to push it as much as I possibly could.” “My message has been consistent all the time,” Bryant said. “If


Tweet of the Day: Jordan Crawford Reacts To Commercial


Nowadays, commercials have become like mini-feature films. They are written and produced to not only be entertaining, but also to tap into the human emotional experience. This can make the product much more desirable. It can even make a product seem necessary. Nike has produced some great commercials in their time—including the Mars Blackmon campaign (starring Spike Lee and Michael Jordan) for the Nike Air Jordans, among many other great ads. The most recent installment of Miami Heat forward LeBron James’ sneakers premiered its


Tweet of the Day: Reggie Miller

Time has a funny way of bringing things full circle. The Indiana Pacers and New York Knicks had one of the most intense rivalries through the 1990s, thanks in large part to Reggie Miller—the Knick Killer. He earned that nickname by singlehandedly taking victory from the jaws of defeat in front of the Knicks’ faithful in Madison Square Garden. [Read more…]


50-at-50: A Chronology Of The 50 Greatest Jordan Moments


At the Michael Jordan statue outside the United Center How do you rank Michael Jordan’s career achievement list? The answer: It’s nearly impossible. The G.O.A.T., as he’s so often referred to (by those who never saw Wilt Chamberlain play) has done so much for the game that ranking his performances simply doesn’t do justice to his illustrious career. [Read more…]


Tweet of the Night: Spike Lee


J.R. Smith's Dunk From A Low Alley Opp From Pablo Was DOPENESS.And Dat's Da Rim Rockin' Truth,Ruth.Orange And Blue "Cold As Sh*t" Skies.Brrr
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Dopeness, indeed. In the fourth quarter of the 100-83 rout of the San Antonio Spurs at home in Madison Square Garden, J.R. Smith provided an absolutely spectacular play that warrants your attention. Here’s how it went down: When rookie reserve point guard Pablo Prigioni threw a bullet pass to a wide open Smith with his back turned away from the rim, it looked like the airborne Smith would have to get back  down on his feet before finishing the play. The