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Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers waves to the crowd after passing Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list with a free throw in the second quarter of the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on December 14, 2014 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Kobe Passes Jordan On NBA Scoring List

Kobe Bryant has reached rarefied air. The Lakers star passed Michael Jordan for third on the NBA’s career scoring list Sunday night in a 100-94 win over the Timberwolves.

12/15/2014

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Michael Jordan Rookie Card Could Bring Over $80k At Dallas Auction

Heritage Auctions in Dallas is offering the card from 1986 in an online auction where it’s expected to sell after midnight Thursday. The consigner wishes to remain anonymous.

11/06/2014

NCAA Championship Game: Michigan State Spartans v North Carolina Tar Heels

The Day Michael Jordan Bet AGAINST The Tar Heels

Jesse Holley shared the story of when Michael Jordan bet against the Tar Heels … in a half-court shooting contest. Although the outcome is not shocking … you won’t believe what Jordan did afterwards!

09/01/2014

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7 Incredible Athletes (Besides LeBron James) To Wear #23

Seven amazing athletes besides LeBron James to wear #23.

08/01/2014

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9 Athletes Over 50 Who Are Still Better Than You

Most look like they haven’t aged, some look even younger than they did when they were active players, and some are still involved for the love of the game. Here’s a look at nine athletes over 50 who are still better and more athletic than you and who could beat you in anything.

07/25/2014

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7 Athletes Who Have Bizarre And Unusual Superstitions

We all know athletes have a ritual, routine, tradition or whatever you want to call it leading up to games. However, these 7 athletes have the most bizarre and unusual superstitions in the game.

07/25/2014

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Study: NBA Maintains Strong Diversity Numbers

According to a report released Tuesday, the NBA received an A-plus grade for racial hiring and B-plus for gender hiring on its annual Racial and Gender Report Card.

06/24/2014

Tin Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Tim Duncan, Spur Of The Moment

In the age of me over we ball, Duncan is a corrupt cliche – a winner.We judge stars by rings more than ever. The Heat didn’t win; LeBron won. Kobe or Shaq won a decade ago. But when the Spurs win, Duncan is part of a greater whole, lost in a selfless, Vulcan coda.

06/13/2014

Rick Carlisle #34 of the Boston Celtics looks to pass the ball while defended by Michael Wilson #22 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during a game circa 1985 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rick Carlisle On The 1984 NBA Draft

The 1984 NBA Draft is widely considered the best draft ever, including names like Hakeem Olajuwon and Michael Jordan. Also drafted: University of Virginia guard Rick Carlisle.

06/10/2014

NEW YORK - MAY 20: An overall view during the 2014 NBA Draft Lottery on May 20, 2014 at the ABC News' 'Good Morning America' Times Square Studio in New York City.

Top 5 NBA Draft Lottery Alternatives

NBA Draft operates via a goofy lottery system. There has to be a better alternative than picking ping-pong balls out of a machine.

05/21/2014

PORTLAND, OR - 1992:  Michael Jordan #23 of the Chicago Bulls looks on during a game played in 1992 at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland, Oregon. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1992 NBAE (Photo by Brian Drake/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jordan: In His Prime He Could Beat LeBron, Not Kobe

NBA legend Michael Jordan says in his prime he could beat LeBron James in a one-on-one basketball game. He’s not sure about Kobe Bryant.

10/01/2013

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38 Is More Like 30-Great!

Here’s a look at how some of the all time greats played at 38 years old.

08/26/2013

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