image via: youtube Conan O’Brien has done this “Clueless Gamer” thing for the past two Super Bowls and he was determined to make the third installment the best so far. So he called on the big guns and got Tom Brady to be part of it, along with Dwight Freeney of the Atlanta Falcons. The two stars faced off in a game of “For Honor”, where Brady killed Freeney and Conan the same way he kills opposing defenses. As you will see however, it didn’t take long for others to get involved.
image via: youtube “Dream” tells the story of Kristaps Porzingis accomplishing his childhood dream of playing basketball in the NBA. There is great power in having dreams to strive for, and if you are willing to take on the challenges that come with your dreams, you can be a beast.
image via: youtube These never get old. Everytime Jimmy Kimmel has athletes or actors on to read mean tweets about themselves, the results are usually hilarious. This time was no exception as NFL players took over for Super Bowl week and read tweets on air.
image via: youtube You never have to say something like “stay woke” to Spurs coach Gregg Popovich because he is “woke” 24/7. He has exhibited on numerous occasions that he is never afraid to address things that others in the spotlight may shy away from. Prior to the Spurs game against the Raptors on Thursday, Coach Pop was asked what the annual observance of Black History Month means to him. As you might expect, he spoke freely and in depth about it and as you will see, its another reason why players around the league love him.
image via: espn The rumors about Johnny Manziel signing autographs for $99 on Super Bowl weekend turned out to be true as the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner made a rare public appearance yesterday, showing up at a sporting goods store. Cindy Gaytan, the manager of the Signature Stadium store that hosted Manziel, said he signed more than 150 signatures on helmets, balls and pictures and took more than 70 photos. Signatures cost $99 each, as did professional photos.
image via: IFWT IG The kids on the basketball team at Cleveland’s Central High School got the shock of their lives yesterday and it’s a memory they are not soon to forget. After beating Garfield Heights in a game that took place at the Cavs Quicken Loans Arena, the kids were excited thanks to the buzzer beater shot hit by teammate Delshawn Jackson. Little did they know that excitement would pale in comparison to when Lebron surprised them all by walking onto the court and getting his practice shots up.
image via: youtube The field for the All-Star Saturday night competitions were finalized yesterday and it’s shaping up to be a good one. We all know the All-Star game itself gets plenty of attention on Sunday but it’s the events like the dunk contest and three point shootout on Saturday night that set the weekend off right. Check out which players will be participating.
image via: twitter The soap opera that has been the drama between Charles Barkley and Lebron James appears to finally be winding down. Each guy said what they said, from Chuck accusing Lebron of not wanting to compete, to Lebron calling him a “hater” and so on but you knew Barkley would talk about it again last night on “Inside The NBA.” He stood by what he said about Lebron but also tried to be clear it wasn’t a personal attack. As you will see, it’s still something Shaq doesn’t agree with.
image via: youtube We already know the scandal involving the Baylor University football program is not pretty but now we are seeing the evidence of just how ugly it was. Text messages from former coach, Art Briles, were revealed this week as part of a lawsuit filed by a former assistant athletic director, who felt he was wrongly fired for being “lumped in” with the rest of the bad seeds in the program. The messages show a coach who knew everything that was going on and never once did the right thing, instead always looking for a way to coverup what his players did and never being concerned for any actual victims.
image via: twitter Ahmad Cobb’s family were told he only had about 4 months to live with the brain cancer he is fighting. He had one major wish to fulfill with his time and that was to meet Steph Curry. The second grade student from Greenville, NC saw his dream come true with help from twitter user @thestokeyproj.