Unbelievable. A sky hook from mid-court!
Via The Rightnewz, here is video of an NBA fan making a half-court shot to win $75,000! He also got tackled by LeBron James, who was so excited for the guy after witnessing the shot.
NBA Commissioner David Stern has announced that a tentative agreement has been reached to end the NBA Lockout that has kept the NBA Season from getting underway. Few details are known, but if approved, games could reportedly begin by Christmas.
The Dallas Mavericks were crowned champions of the National Basketball Association last night after a decisivie 105-95 victory over the Miami Heat. Dallas won the NBA Finals 4-2, winning the last three games in a row. It is the first ever championship for the Mavericks. Dallas star Dirk Nowitzki was named the Most Valuable Player of the 2011 Finals.
What a couple of class acts.
Here is video of Miami Heat stars LeBron James and Dwyane Wade before Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Dallas where they mocked the illness of Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki by coughing as if they were sick. Dirk Nowitzki played Game 4 of the Finals with a fever from a bad sinus infection.
Dallas won Game 5 with a late comeback 112-103 to take a 3-2 lead in the series.
The Los Angeles Lakers rallied past the Boston Celtics last night to win the win the NBA Championship for the second year in a row. The Lakers trailed for most of the first 3 quarters, but took the lead in the 4th and went on to win the decisive Game 7, 83-79 over Boston. The Lakers’ Kobe Bryant was named the MVP of the Finals, and it was the Lakers’ 16 World Championship.