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  1. 2012 NBA All-Star Weekend -- Jeremy Evans of Utah Jazz wins slam ...

    His nickname is the Human Pogo Stick and Utah's Jeremy Evans set out to put some bounce back into the Slam Dunk Contest.

    Story | Conversation | February 25, 2012
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  3. Quiz: Can you guess several of Shaquille O'Neal's nicknames from ...

    Quiz: Name some of Shaquille O'Neal's most notable nicknames.

    Story | Conversation | June 02, 2011
  4. Shaquille O'Neal announces his retirement after 19 seasons

    Jackie MacMullan

    Shaquille O'Neal, the man with four rings, 28,596 career points and scores of nicknames, has finally decided to call it quits, ending one of the most colorful careers in NBA history that will surely culminate with a Hall of Fame induction.

    Story | Conversation | June 01, 2011
  5. Power Rankings: Miami Heat rise to No. 1

    Marc Stein

    In Marc Stein's Week 10 Power Rankings, the Spurs reclaim the No. 1 spot.

    Power Ranking | Conversation | January 10, 2011
  6. 2010 NBA Playoffs: Orlando Magic's Dwight Howard teased as "Foul ...

    Dwight Howard is taking some teasing from his Orlando Magic teammates, stemming from the four-time All-Star being called for 16 fouls in the first three games against the Charlotte Bobcats, who have used three centers to frustrate him.

    Story | Conversation | April 26, 2010
  7. Thursday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    You ever wonder where NBA nicknames come from? There's actually a minor deity that creates them from scratch, and bestows them in dramatic fashion. Not all assists are created equal. If I draw a double-team in the lane, and shovel a pass to an unco...

    Blog | March 11, 2010
  8. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Scott Fowler of The Charlotte Observer: "It never was a very good nickname. And now, Charlotte's NBA franchise can get rid of it. With Michael Jordan in as the Charlotte Bobcats' new owner and Bob Johnson out, there's no reason to call the team the '...

    Blog | March 02, 2010
  9. Dwight Howard says he has no beef with Shaquille O'Neal over "Sup...

    There's room on the planet for two Men of Steel, Dwight Howard says.

    Story | Conversation | February 14, 2010
  10. The Cleveland Cavaliers' Shaquille O'Neal and the Orlando Magic's...

    Jemele Hill

    Dwight leaps tall buildings in a single bound. Shaq is more powerful than a locomotive. Both have powers and abilities far beyond those of mortal men. Who is the NBA's real Superman?

    Story | Conversation | February 13, 2010
  11. Who's Superman? Shaq lashes out at Howard

    Brian Windhorst

    Shaq does not like that Dwight Howard has usurped his nickname and made his feelings clear on the subject.

    Story | Conversation | February 12, 2010
  12. 76ers-Magic Preview

    76ers-Magic Preview

    Preview | April 21, 2009
  13. Howard has 30 points, 19 boards and 10 blocks in Magic's rout of ...

    Dwight Howard recorded his first career triple-double and the Magic beat the Thunder 109-92.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | November 12, 2008
  14. LeBron's Midas touch

    Darren Rovell

    The very name of LeBron James already has helped business to cash in, and he hasn't even played a regular-season game yet.

    Story | Conversation | July 21, 2003
  15. LeBron's Midas touch

    Darren Rovell

    The very name of LeBron James already has helped business to cash in, and he hasn't even played a regular-season game yet.

    Story | Conversation | July 21, 2003
  16. T-Mac's nickname should be put to rest

    Marc Stein

    Tracy McGrady has been so dominant that the nickname "Sleepy" doesn't do him justice.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2002
  17. Dr. J operated above the rest

    Larry Schwartz

    ESPN Classic's SportsCentury series will profile Julius Erving

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | August 30, 2000