Klay Thompson's Third Quarter In Sight And Sound

What Klay Thompson did during the third quarter last night boggles the mind. Thirty-seven points on 13-13 shooting, 9-9 from three? A few of the shots—the one from five feet behind the three-point line and the one where he just sorta flung it up while covered in the corner come to mind—would have been terrible… » 1/24/15 11:40am 1/24/15 11:40am

Gerald Green's 41-Point Game Gets The NBA Jam Treatment

We like Gerald Green, because when his jumper is falling and he's springing up for huge dunks, he can make you feel like you're watching the real-life version of NBA Jam. So we fully endorse the Phoenix Suns turning his 41-point performance against the Thunder into a set of video game highlights. If any player was… » 3/21/14 10:01am 3/21/14 10:01am

Somebody Turned Dennis Rodman And Kim Jong Un Into An NBA Jam Duo

BFFs Dennis Rodman and Kim Jong Un have now had their friendship immortalized by the internet jokesters at Official Comedy. Enjoy this re-imagining of arcade classic NBA Jam, in which supreme ruler Kim Jong Un reigns...uh...supreme. » 3/07/13 6:40pm 3/07/13 6:40pm

Gifts For Gamers

Shopping for video game aficionados should be easy. There's seemingly an endless supply of games, systems, and gadgets to suit their every need. The thing is, though, gamers have are used to checking out the reviews for every perspective purchase on the market. They know the field so well that they're usually left… » 12/15/11 6:35pm 12/15/11 6:35pm

EA Sports' NBA Elite Takes The Year Off, New NBA Jam Coming This Fall

After the disastrous, last minute cancellation of NBA Elite 11, Electronic Arts is keeping its basketball sim video game on the bench for another year, saying that it won't ship a new entry in the NBA Live/NBA Elite franchise until… [ Kotaku » 4/05/11 4:40pm 4/05/11 4:40pm]

Boomshakalakaexpialidocious

That's right, the backboard-shattering, early-'90s arcade dunkfest known as NBA JAM is back. Now, with Sarah Palin, headbands, and new game modes, plus, old pal Grandmama. In case you were wondering, Mr. Boomshakala himself has been keeping busy by name-checking Deadspin. » 12/15/10 2:59pm 12/15/10 2:59pm

Boomshakalakaexpialidocious

That's right, the backboard-shattering, early-'90s arcade dunkfest known as NBA JAM is back. Now, with Sarah Palin, headbands, and new game modes, plus, old pal Grandmama. In case you were wondering, Mr. Boomshakala himself has been keeping busy by name-checking Deadspin. » 11/24/10 12:59pm 11/24/10 12:59pm

Searching For Big Country: An Outsize Guide To The New NBA Jam

This is a story about the new NBA Jam for the Nintendo Wii. It is also a story about the 1990s, the NBA's waning cultural cachet, Bryant "Big Country" Reeves, Asian-Jewish relations, Roenick in NHL '94, nostalgia, and God. » 10/28/10 2:45pm 10/28/10 2:45pm