There is a great deal of dispute over who invented, or first truly weaponized, the jumpshot. Dwight "Bo" Lamar didn't invent it, but he did invent some version of the future. An excerpt from Shawn Fury's new book Rise and Fire.

NBATV may have "The Starters," but it's also got so much more—and so much less—to make it appealing in other ways.

Baseball is king in Korea, but basketball is basketball, anywhere on earth. That's enough to make anyplace feel like home.

Sami comes back, Y2AJ breaks up and Dean beats back The Authority (and friends). Raw Regurgitated, on the internet, just for you!

The new play by one of Japan's best and most polarizing playwrights is about the tension between Japan and Korea, the atomic bomb, and...Ichiro. It's really something.

Jonny Auping

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This week's Smith/Waiters power rankings features an unexpected appearance from someone who is neither JR Smith nor Dion Waiters, and probably the most prolonged comparison between Jennifer Jason Leigh and JR Smith ever attempted.

Leap Dave Williams no-showed, The Undertaker returns and Dean Ambrose arrives. Raw Regurgitated, on the internet, just for you!

There is only group of people who have consistently shown the steadfastness required to teach The Triangle AND who won't embarrass the organization with sex stuff. It's time to think big.

Shane-o-Mac is back, New Day never left and Dean Ambrose is on his way to the hospital again. Raw Regurgitated, on the internet, just for you. 

Jonny Auping

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Introducing a semi-regular series ranking the relative effectiveness, influence, and delirium of the NBA's two most important wing players.