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LED Basketball

Posted: 26th May 2014 by Sus Scrofa in Awesomeness
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Designed for late-night pickup games, this basketball has been bestowed with bright battery-powered LED illumination. For play in complete darkness, we recommend some glow-in-the-dark hoops to go with. Link Link 2 Price: $ 25 The Awesomer

Leather Head Lace-up Basketball

Posted: 25th November 2013 by Sus Scrofa in Awesomeness
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A great gift for hoops fans, the Naismith-style lace-up ball is a replica of early basketballs. It has a leather shell, a rubber bladder and a rawhide lace. It’s a bit bigger and heavier than today’s balls, but it’s perfectly functional. Hat Tip Link Link 2 Price: $ 180 More Awesome Stuff for You to [...]

PROVO, Utah, March 3 (UPI) — A star Brigham Young University basketball player has been suspended for the rest of the season for having premarital sex, the Utah school confirmed. Brandon Davies, 19, was suspended from the Cougars’ nationally-ranked team for the remainder of the season and apologized to his teammates for violating the school’s [...]

Kid Dunks Himself

Posted: 28th January 2011 by Sus Scrofa in Fifs, Videos
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Do these players deserve the money and adoration they have with their celebrity status, million dollar contracts, overblown egos, and apparently careless and lazy effort on the court?

Spoiled Son Costs Univ. of Central Florida Big

Posted: 6th November 2009 by Veritas in Sports
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Should an average player get special treatment because of his Dad when all other athletes at the school will suffer?  Knowing UCF was an Adidas School, the right thing to do would have been to wear the Adidas shoes, or to have chosen a school with a Nike deal. – V

Per NCAA rules, no one here could discuss anything that happened there. Word had arrived, though, that during a live ESPNU interview in New York, Kyrie Irving, one of America’s top high school basketball recruits, had chosen the Blue Devils.