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What if: LeBron signed with Adidas

by Joseph Sobczyk
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In 2003 LeBron was not far from signing with Adidas instead of Nike. 

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: Would Adidas be the dominant shoe brand in the NBA today?

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Top 10 Players We’d Like To See Michael Jordan Play 1 On 1

by Andrew Flint
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Chicago Bulls v Sacramento Kings

We've all had discussions amongst friends over who would have given Michael Jordan a run for his money in a game of one-on-one. Most NBA heads would agree that MJ was so good that the next best thing seems to pale in comparison to His Airness.

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Top 5 NBA Grudge Matches of 2014

by Elijah Abramson
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The NBA is full of grudge matches and 2014 will be no different.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: These are the games in the 2013-14 NBA season that you absolutely have to tune it to.

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Breaking Bad NBA Style

by Andrew Flint
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With the final episode of AMC’s Breaking Bad upon us, we decided to break down the NBA Breaking Bad Style.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: Who would you say is the Walter White of the NBA?

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LeBron Hints He May Become A Laker.

by Andrew Flint
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LA is already licking their chops at the possibility of acquiring LeBron James next off-season and he just added fuel to the fire.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: It looks like LBJ is open to those warm west coast winters.

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Brandon Jennings Claims The Game Sucker Punched Him.

by Jahfree Duncan
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Nothing like getting punched in the mouth and responding with a mean tweet.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: I’m pretty sure the last thing The Game needs to do is sucker punch someone that weighs 170 lbs.

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Rapper The Game Punches Brandon Jennings in the Mouth.

by J.N.
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Brandon Jennings gets punched like a b*tch while celebrating his birthday at Lure’s “Toxic” club.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: It must be easy to think you’re the king of the club until you get punched in the mouth.

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Top 5 Most Exciting NBA Teams to Watch in 2014

by Elijah Abramson
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The Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder will be contenders in 2014, but which team has the best player and coach personnel to be a new and exciting NBA team?

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: Everybody likes an underdog and here are five teams best poised to fill that very role in the 2013-14 NBA season.

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Streetball Legends: Earl “The Goat” Manigault

by Andrew Flint
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If you don’t know the difference between the GOAT and “The Goat” get educated.
HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: Kareem called him the best he ever saw play. Just stop and think about that for a second.
Earl

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Three of the most legendary performances at Rucker Park

by Matt Formica
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Located in Harlem, New York City, Rucker Park is arguably the most famous street ball court in the world.

Hoopsvibe's quick call:  If you ball it up at Rucker, you go down in history.  This article features three historic performances.

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Top 20 Vertical Leapers in NBA History

by Andrew Flint
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Do you believe Dominique Wilkins and Julius  Erving aren’t in the Top 10?

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: The number of no-name players on this list demonstrates how leaping is only one part of the game.

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Expectations for Kobe Bryant in 2014

by Elijah Abramson
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Kobe Bryant is coming off a debilitating injury, but if anybody can have a successful recovery, it’s him.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call – Laker Nation also has high expectations for their aging superstar, but the question still remains: when will he return and how good will he be?

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LeBron James Finally Got Married

by Andrew Flint
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The NBA’s most eligible bachelor is now officially off the market.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: Lets just hope he can stay that way.

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Top 10 Jewish Basketball Players.

by Elijah Abramson
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With the start of Yom Kippur we take a look at the best Jewish basketball players of all-time.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: From Schayes to Stoudemire, Jewish ballers have always been an important part of the game.

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Lamar Odom purchases Chore Boy, but is it a bad sign?

by Matt Formica
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Lamar Odom was spotted out and about in LA again on Tuesday, and this time with a grocery bag consisting of an over the counter item typically used for smoking crack.

Hoopsvibe's quick call:  This is not a post to paint a bad picture of Odom, because I truly hope he's doing better than the media is portraying him.

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D Rose Tour Invades Sendai, Japan and Beijing, China.

by Featured Guest Journalist
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D Rose proves he’s a man of the people displaying his table tennis skills in China.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: The NBA loving world is clearly ready for the return of Derrick Rose and Asia is no different.

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Top 5 Alley Oop Combos of All-Time

by Featured Guest Journalist
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“We was the original Lob City.”

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: With the induction of Gary Payton into the Hall-of-Fame, we remember the original Lob City combo.

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