Throughout the NBA offseason VICE Sports and Carmelo Anthony are exploring street sport cultures around the world. In our premiere episode, Melo travels to Cuba to explore the rise of soccer in a nation synonymous with baseball, ride a 1950s drop top in the rain, and grab some fresh rolled Cuban cigars along the way.
Carmelo Anthony scored 18 of his 31 points in the third quarter as the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 92-80. He stared back toward his own bench in the second quarter after rising high to slam down a lob pass from Jason Smith, revealing that his teammates were teasing the 30-year-old forward […]
LeBron James shot miserably. His passes were errant. He didn’t look good doing much other than tossing powder in the air. His homecoming was horrendous. “I didn’t press,” James said, dismissing nerves as a factor. “I didn’t do much.” James struggled from the start in his first game with Cleveland in four years, and the […]
Sporting a black, carbon-fiber mask to protect his broken nose, LeBron James looked a little like Batman as he returned to action after sitting out a week and led the Miami Heat to a 108-82 victory against the New York Knicks. ‘Bron finished with a game high 31, going 13-19 from the floor, in a […]
‘Melo went OFF last night, putting on a performance for the ages, as he scored a career-high and franchise-record 62 points on 23-for-35 shooting – sitting down with 7:24 to play! Anthony set the tone for the Knicks early, scoring 20 of his 62 points in the game’s first quarter, and 37 in the first […]
Here are highlights from the first 2 days of the USA Basketball Scrimmages held in Las Vegas, NV. For those wondering why Kobe, LeBron, or other players are in this mix is because practices were closed to media until the last 30 minutes. Featured in this mix are Blake Griffin, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Carmelo […]