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NBA players make some weird car commercials

Forget LeBron's Kia, Wooden Acting And Bad Singing Abound

National car ads with basketball stars are the tip of the iceberg. Many crimes against acting have been committed by very tall men in autos of all stripes.

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Swedish man bests Kobe Bryant by jumping speeding Lambo

Way back in 2008, Los Angeles Lakers' shooting guard Kobe Bryant created a minor uproar with a viral video filmed and released by Nike. In it, the 16-time NBA all-star vaulted a moving Aston Martin. The promotional plug of the whole thing was that Bryant's ups were courtesy of his new Nikes, although he later admitted that "Hollywood" had a big part in the video.

Video: Fiat heir makes game-winning assist at Lakers-Raptors?

Fiat heir Lapo Elkann makes the Lakers' game-winning move – Click above to watch video after the jump

Everybody Run: Nike Hyperdunks for Aston Martin and Kobe Bryant

Nike Hyperdunk Kobe Bryant Aston Martin Edition – Click above for image gallery

Kobe rolls like Doc Brown to launch McFly kicks

Kobe Bryant showed up at UNDFTD this week to kick off the release of Nike's new McFly Hyperdunks. The McFlys are Back to the Future-themed basketball shoes, with a color scheme inspired by the shoes Michael J. Fox wore in Back to the Future II. They come complete with "2015" emblazoned on the right shoe's tongue, while t

Move over Kobe, Michael Schumacher's got you beat

Ferrari reportedly offered F1 driver Michael Schumacher a HUGE $86.6 million check to stick around through 2008, which, if true, makes Mike the highest paid sports figure on the planet. If Schumacher cashes the check he'll be beating himself out for the title (he's already the highest paid sportsman).