'The Office' Final Season Casts Basketball Legend "Dr. J"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 13, 2012 @ 3:34 PM
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As 'The Office' prepares to head into its final run of episodes, finally closing the door on Dunder-Mifflin after nine years, we've been expecting a flurry of guest stars to come out of the woodwork. Mind you, we figured most guests would belong to seasons past, particularly one Steve Carell, but a Basketball Hall of Famer is just as good! So what could bring Julius "Dr. J" Erving to 'The Office's' final season, and what might it mean for Jim Halpert?

'The Mindy Project' Drafts 3 NBA Players As Guest Stars

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 15, 2012 @ 11:31 AM
FOX / Marc Serota/Jeff Zelevansky/Gregory Shamus, Getty Images
You know, there are a lot of easy jokes that can be made whenever a woman gets herself in line with three basketball players, but for now we'll leave the comedy to Mindy Kaling and the good people writing FOX's 'The Mindy Project.'  It's an NBA three-pointer as FOX's freshman comedy 'The Mindy Project' has scouted NBA stars Amar’e Stoudemire, Baron Davis, and Danny Granger for guest appearances in the former 'The Office' star's  inaugural season, but who will the players play?