From Space Jam to He Got Game, basketball movies have varied from goofy to gloomy. Both the biggest athletes like Michael Jordan and Shaquille O’Neal, and the biggest actors like Leonardo DiCaprio and Will Ferrell want to be play a basketball star on the silver screen. But what is the best basketball movie of all time? What are the top five worst?
In today’s “philosophical Wednesday” edition of the Ball Hogs podcast, Matt and Ken take on the difficult task of trying to compare the different generations of NBA players. Are players in today’s NBA really better? Ken says if you drop Magic in today’s NBA, he would rank him as the 8th best point guard in the league. Do you agree?
In a special PM edition of the Ball Hogs podcast, Matt and Ken discuss who the greatest big man of all time should be. Two categories immediately form, which guy had the best career, and which guy would you want if you were going to start your team today??
In the age of political correctness and public relations statements galore, Twitter has become the platform by which we can really see the true thoughts of NBA players.
Written By: Matt Organ / @mattorgan5 Member of Ball State Sports Link What a weekend! In 48 hours last week, Ball State Sports Link produced two live remote…
If you follow NBA news, you know that Mikhail Prokhorov is the majority owner of the Nets, but you probably haven’t seen the shenanigans he pulled when he showed up to the team’s training camp Wednesday. Seriously, how has this guy not played a Bond Russian-super-villain yet? Today we talk about the aging superstars of a bygone era, and how they have had to adapt to survive. Yet Kobe Bryant refuses to change, so what will his final year(s) look like?
Written By: Jeremiah Davis | @JizleCorleone Senior guard | Ball State Basketball Member of Ball State Sports Link Nothing worth having is easy. If you stay patient…
Wide Receiver Aaron Hepp takes a look at some of Ball State Football’s most prolific alumni, and how they are succeeding now on and off the field.