Toyota Built a Robot That Plays Basketball

Written by Brad Shepard

Humans are building robots to do everything and pretty much destroying long term civilization in the process. Apparently, that includes robots who can make Steph Curry look like a weak 3-point shooter. Before robots take over the planet, let’s at least enjoy them making a half-court shot.

Meet CUE3. A ballin’ robot created by Toyota for shits and giggles.

It made an appearance today at the Japanese B.League’s Alvark Tokyo game to drop dimes.

How long before the Lakers try to sign it?

About the author

Brad Shepard

Brad's journalism work has been credited in Fox Business, Washington Post, New York Daily News, New York Post, CBS Sports, NBC Sports, Chicago Tribune, Deadspin, Yahoo Sports, Forbes, Golf Digest, Bleacher Report, Sporting News, The Sun, NESN, Breitbart, Zero Hedge, and ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption, among others.

He has appeared on Fox Sports Radio, ESPN Radio, Sky Sports Radio in the UK and Vibe 105 FM in Toronto. He currently co-hosts the “Oh, You Didn’t Know” Wrestling Show, available everywhere you listen to podcasts.

Brad was internationally credited for breaking the story of the XFL return.
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