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There's a moment near the beginning of Next Media Animation's more-or-less unnecessary 66-second tribute to Blake Griffin's dunking where LeBron James is standing on an Olympic podium holding a "Dunk Of The Year" trophy, Griffin shows up and bonks him in the head with a basketball to knock him down.
Yao Ming may have retired from the NBA earlier than most of us would have liked, but that’s not going to stop him from using his Hall of Fame notoriety for good.
Links Smell Their Feet: The Greatest Child Halloween Costumes That Will Ever Show Up At Your Door - If a child showed up to my door dressed as Sho Nuff (or Bruce Leroy, as long as I could tell it apart from a Game of Death costume) I'd give them ALL of my candy, plus whatever candy I could afford for the next year.
Next Media Animation's latest video is easy their most accurate, succinctly explaining the NBA Lockout situation to foreign audiences and stoned people on the Internet by having commissioner David Stern (wearing a blazer with a big "STERN" on the back) avenge the death of a cubist man representing the Detroit Pistons franchise by breaking into Derek Fisher's house with a chainsaw, cutting in half a pizza Kobe had baked with LeBron James and scaring LeBron so badly he travels to China and loses at basketball and is emasculated by a communist panda.
The true measure of an NBA star is how he handles his downtime.
The Morning Links section is all about spreading the love to our friends, peers and Network At Large, but today the sports section is going to be all about With Leather.