It's the official shoe of NBA groupies.
You'd think a bank robber would have a nicer apartment.
"While U.S. students continue to trail far behind the rest of the world in science and math scores, they are head and shoulders above international students when it comes to understanding the need to spread the floor and hit the offensive boards," said the study's author, Thomas LeMais.
The results are a positive sign for the United States, which had seen significant gains made on its position as the world leader in basketball I.Q. in recent years by the likes of Argentina, Spain and even Puerto Rico.
The new stronghold is attributed to a return to basketball fundamentals in the lower levels of the sport most 12-and-under youth programs had focused on dunking in the '90s and a president in the White House who is a proponent of the sport.
February 11, 2011 Column
Tweet of the Week
So you're not saying "no" to a RoboCop 2 statue?
From @mayordavebing AKA former Detroit Piston guard and current Detroit Mayor Dave Bing
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Picture Why Must Ricky Rubio Shoot Poot?
It's all about the poot.
Spud Webb would probably still win the dunk contest.
This seems fake. No way anyone makes Landry Fields jerseys.
This will be on the Sixers' 2010-2011 highlight reel.
Redick's poetry of this: "Can't play D / Almost blew out my knee."