Flip Saunders Thinks The Big Balls Dance Cost His Team A Championship

After T-Wolves shooting guard Kevin Martin earned himself a $15,000 fine on Monday for doing the Big Balls Dance, a reporter asked Minnesota head coach Flip Saunders what he thought about Martin's display of testicle-based showmanship. Turns out, Flip Saunders is haunted by the Big Balls Dance, because he believes it… » 11/04/14 4:42pm 11/04/14 4:42pm

The NBA Continues To Crack Down On The Big Balls Dance

If there's one thing that should immediately earn an NBA player your respect, it is a willingness to do Sam Cassell's Big Balls Dance right in the face of a tyrannical, anti-balls league. » 11/03/14 12:38pm 11/03/14 12:38pm

Kevin Martin Isn't Actually Clueless, Knew Kevin Love Was Traded

For a minute there, it sure seemed like the Timberwolves's Kevin Martin was the most oblivious basketball player in the NBA. At Timberwolves media day yesterday, Martin told the assembled media that he had just learned that Kevin Love was traded to the Cavaliers. Via the Star Tribune: » 9/30/14 9:20pm 9/30/14 9:20pm

A Hurricane Is Coming

How do you know when to trust someone when they say "a hurricane is coming?" Should you only trust the NWS? Television weatherpeople? Your favorite Gawker weather blogger? All too often, people don't care where they get their weather information, and that's a huge problem. » 8/20/14 9:10am 8/20/14 9:10am

Kevin Martin To Sign With The Minnesota Timberwolves

This evening, Woj reported that Oklahoma City Thunder shooting guard Kevin Martin agreed to a four-year, $28 million contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves, trading in yearly title challenges for nigh-unbearable winters, and with any luck, a slew of early playoff exits. » 7/02/13 9:30pm 7/02/13 9:30pm

The Thunder Successfully Executed The Rare Double Flop

Down the stretch in the Rockets' 107-100 win, Oklahoma City turned to a “Hack-A-Whatever-His-Name-Is" strategy on Omer Asik. Before that though, the plan was apparently to get in the big man's way and go down like bowling pins. » 5/02/13 11:03am 5/02/13 11:03am

Here Are The Three Flops That Have Led To NBA Warning So Far This Season

Just before the season began, the NBA outlined its new procedure for curbing flops, the habit of exaggerating contact that ran over Jeff Van Gundy's dog when Van Gundy was only a young boy. » 11/18/12 12:45pm 11/18/12 12:45pm

Report: OKC Has Traded James Harden To Houston

Everyone's favorite out-of-town NBA team just got approximately 40 percent less cool if Y! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski's reporting is accurate: » 10/27/12 11:17pm 10/27/12 11:17pm

Kevin Martin: Shooting Guard, Housing Bubble Burstee

Kevin Martin—who will earn $10.6 million this season—has an unorthodox shooting motion and it appears an unorthodox method of paying his mortgage—not paying it. He's defaulted on the loan for his house in suburban Sacramento. [Sacramento Bee] » 10/15/10 1:15pm 10/15/10 1:15pm