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NBA Officially Capitulates to North Carolina's Bogus HB2 Repeal
Charlotte will host the 2019 NBA All-Star Game despite nobody's satisfaction with North Carolina's half-assed HB2 repeal.
Kevin Durant Gets Burned by Hannibal Buress: "If Y'all Lose This [2k17] Game, Will You Join Their Team Next Season?"
Ah, All-Star weekend. It's just desserts.
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For 12 Straight Years, These Three Dudes Have Recorded An NBA All-Star Rap Tribute
In 1989, Ultramagnetic MC's recorded a sprawling rap tribute to the NBA All-Star team. In 2006, three goofballs in Brooklyn did the same. They never stopped.
History Shows a Slighted Russell Westbrook Should Scare the Bejesus Out of the NBA
An All-Star snub has spurred great players to even greater heights, which is scary when you consider Russ and the rest of the NBA.
Russell Westbrook Won't Start All-Star Game, so the Reunion with Harden and Durant Reunion Will Have to Wait a Few Minutes
The Western Conference is stacked, so it sort of makes sense that Westbrook wasn't voted in as a starter, as crazy as that sounds.
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NBA Pulls All-Star Game from Charlotte Because of Discriminatory Transgender Law
After considering it for months, the NBA has pulled the All-Star Game from Charlotte because of North Carolina's HB2 legislation.
Reel Talk: Corbin Smith's Review Of Online Basketball Highlights, All-Star Week Edition
On a week without much in the way of NBA basketball games, we nevertheless got the best aesthetic moment of the NBA season and...a chance to watch college games?
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The Dudes Who Record A Rap Song For Every NBA All-Star Game Are Back
In 2006, three friends got together and recorded a rap song about every NBA All-Star. They're still at it 11 years later. Enjoy these Kyle Lowry lyrics of fury.
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VICE Sports Q&A: Schea Cotton, the Hoops Phenom Who Never Panned Out
We talked to Schea Cotton—dubbed "LeBron before LeBron"—about what it was like to be a high school basketball phenom, the media, and falling short of the NBA.
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Ten Things to Look for in This Year's NBA Slam Dunk Contest
We have some tips on what to watch for in Saturday's Slam Dunk Contest. Pray for Zach LaVine.
Reel Talk: The Corbin Smith Review Of Still Photos Of NBA All-Stars
For a week, our basketball highlight video critic turns away from the moving image and looks for the moments of grace and revelation in still photos of All-Stars.
Chris Bosh's Shooting Stars Legacy and the Heart of All-Star Saturday Night
The Shooting Stars Competition was the dorkiest, least-loved part of the NBA's All-Star Weekend, and Chris Bosh turned it into art. It's gone, but he's still at it.