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# baller - Monday 17 June, 2019

US Open champ Woodland knew basketball wasn’t for him after guarding future NBA player

A clash with Kirk Hinrich helped pave the way for Gary Woodland to pursue a golf career and it paid off after winning the US Open.

# baller - Monday 13 May, 2019

Leonard hits game-winning buzzer-beater as Raptors advance to conference finals

The Toronto Raptors overcame the Philadelphia 76ers in a thrilling Game 7 in the NBA playoffs.

# baller - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Schmidt hopes to see McCloskey show his ball-playing skills in Ireland midfield

The centre will hope to hit the ground running between Garry Ringrose and Joey Carbery.

# baller - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Analysis: Beirne is a game-changer for Munster and possibly for Ireland

The Kildare man has settled in superbly with the southern province.

# baller - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

'That quick throw-in, some of the guys said; 'no, slow down!'': Mathewson an exciting addition for Munster

Johann van Graan was delighted with how his team adapted to the scrum-half’s off-the-cuff skill.

# baller - Friday 8 June, 2018

He could be nearing the end with the Cavs but LeBron is 'living in the moment'

It could be the end of the road for the Cavs talisman in his hometown tonight.

# baller - Thursday 3 May, 2018

LeBron James' $6.5 million investment in Liverpool FC is already paying off big time

He’s not just a genius on the hardwood.

# baller - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

'A talent hits a target, a genius hits a target nobody else can see' - Van Graan on Conor Murray

The Munster head coach was forced to wince as Conor Murray took treatment late on against Wales.

# baller - Monday 20 November, 2017

Lonzo Ball records second triple-double to join Magic Johnson in the record books

Elsewhere in the NBA, Steph Curry scored a season-high 39 points and David Lee announced his retirement.

# baller - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Bohemians midfield general Fuad Sule has been named League of Ireland Player of the Month

Sule impressed as Bohemians beat Shamrock Rovers in Tallaght for the first time in five years, as well as league leaders Cork City in Turners Cross.

# baller - Friday 4 August, 2017

Eddie Jones: Manu Tuilagi 'can demolish the All Blacks'

The Australian also says that New Zealand have a depth chart problem which needs to be addressed.

# baller - Saturday 25 February, 2017

He didn't have skill - Kevin Durant hits out at Shaq as feud heats up

KD leaped to the defence of team-mate JaVale McGee who was the subject of O’Neal’s ‘Shaqtin the Fool’ segment again.

# baller - Thursday 19 January, 2017

# baller - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

OKC look to build around Westbrook, but can't rule out trade after Durant exit

Five-time All-Star Russell Westbrook will become a free agent following the 2016-17 NBA season.

# baller - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Kevin Durant meets with Warriors as NBA star ponders next move

Could we have a new Splash Brother?

# baller - Monday 20 June, 2016

James and Cavaliers win thrilling NBA Finals Game 7, 93-89

The record-breaking Warriors fell up short.

# baller - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Curry shrugs off weird 'tennis ball' lump on elbow to lead Warriors to victory

Oklahoma City Thunder could not halt Stephen Curry on Wednesday, despite an unusual injury picked up by Golden State star.

# baller - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

This dunk machine is the proud new owner of a record $145 million, 5-year NBA contract

The 22-year-old’s jackpot day is a sign of things to come.

# baller - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Michael Jordan just keeps getting richer, he's now a billionaire!

Forget the shot, this must be the best moment of his life.

# baller - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

# baller - Monday 1 December, 2014

Meet the 'Greek Freak', the 19-year-old doing things that should terrify the rest of the NBA

Giannis Antetokounmpo is going to be a big name in lots of ways.

# baller - Monday 27 October, 2014

Taylor Swift shows her support for the Knicks and hangs out with a less-than impressed Carmelo

Pop star chills with NBA side ahead of their season-opener on Wednesday against the Bulls.

# baller - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Miami Heat's Wade joins LeBron James on free agent market

So it’s just gonna be Chris Bosh left in South Beach then?

# baller - Friday 27 June, 2014

Cavaliers choose Canada's Wiggins with first pick

Wiggins, of Toronto, is the son of ex-NBA player Mitchell Wiggins and former Canadian Olympic sprinter Marita Payne.

# baller - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

High school basketball player's 360-degree windmill dunk is ridiculous

We found this in Timmy McCarthy’s ‘Boomshakalaka’ file.

# baller - Friday 23 May, 2014

# baller - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Chris Paul made two Denver Nuggets players look stupid with this class move Ball So Hard This post contains videos

Chris Paul made two Denver Nuggets players look stupid with this class move

The Clippers went on to win 117-105.

# baller - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

# baller - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Lebron James sinks three-point buzzer beater to seal win for the Heat

Miami go into the All Star break victorious thanks to the King.

# baller - Friday 24 January, 2014

One play that shows why LeBron James is the best player in the NBA

This is why the King is the King.

# baller - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

An NBA player's freakishly large hands compared to a normal person's

Very useful for opening jam jars.

# baller - Saturday 28 December, 2013

# baller - Friday 8 November, 2013

VIDEO: Can Messi score into a basketball hoop with his head? You bet he can

What we would give to take part in Barcelona’s training.

# baller - Monday 12 August, 2013

Michael Jordan can still dunk at 50 years of age Baller This post contains videos

Michael Jordan can still dunk at 50 years of age

He believes he can fly.

# baller - Friday 22 February, 2013

VIDEO: Check out this cheerleader make a front-flip, half-court shot last night Cheerleader This post contains videos

# baller - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Here’s an arthritic otter dunking a basketball Baller This post contains videos

Here’s an arthritic otter dunking a basketball

You’re welcome, Ireland.

# baller - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

On the 8th day of Christmas, gave to me…

We bring you the latest part of your 12 Days of Christmas.

# baller - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

The name of Shaquille O'Neal's new vodka brand is kind of amazing

Shaq’s vodka will come in a coconut flavour, coconut fans.

# baller - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

VIDEO: Kevin Durant dunks on 20-year-old Lithuanian in his 4th NBA game

Welcome to the big leagues, kid.

# baller - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Treat 'em right: Derek Jeter sends his women home with baseballs... signed by him

The New York Yankees captain has a novel way of letting the ladies know he’s enjoyed their company.