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Video / Jan 26, 2012 / 2:30 pm

What’s In The Bag: Derek Fisher Edition

What's In The Bag: Derek Fisher Edition

Two years ago, we came up with a great idea. As you know, Dime is a basketball lifestyle publication, so we are all about giving you guys an all-access pass into the lives of NBA players. Whether it’s showing you their cars, homes, tattoos or gear, we want to know. Today, adidas Basketball follows up their own “What’s In The Bag?” features with Derrick Rose, Dwight Howard and Josh Smith, this time starring Derek Fisher. You might be surprised… Read More »

Featured Gallery, Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 26, 2012 / 2:00 pm

Evolution of the Air Jordan VIII

Air Jordan VIII

How do you update a classic? If the Air Jordan VIII – released during the 1992-93 NBA season – traveled into the future, it would see its progeny in the Air Jordan 8.0. Featuring some structural upgrades like the breathable mesh panels and Flywire-laden crossing mid-foot straps, the Air Jordan 8.0 captures both the nostalgic flavor and new-age design that has been the formula for most of Jordan Brand‘s non-retro releases over the last few years. But how did we get to this point? Let’s take a look at the evolution of the Air Jordan VIII. Read More »

NBA / Jan 26, 2012 / 1:30 pm

Mark Cuban’s Secret To Success

Mark Cuban

Whenever I think about business, I think of the following Jay-Z line: “I’m not a businessman, I’m a business, man.” And I’m sure this verse is one of Mark Cuban‘s all-time favorites as well. We’re all out there trying to make it, and some succeed more than others. What does it take to become a successful businessman? Hear the secret from the billionaire himself. Read More »

Video / Jan 26, 2012 / 12:45 pm

KobeSystem, Level 4: Explosion

KobeSystem, Level 4: Explosion

Kobe teaches his star-studded audience about explosiveness and reminds Tony Robbins why there is a “Kobe” in KobeSystem. Read More »

NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 26, 2012 / 12:30 pm

Hot New Throwbacks: The 2012 NBA Hardwood Classics Collection

Minnesota Muskies

When I posted the Miami Floridians jerseys last week, people went nuts. Now, it’s time to unveil eight other throwbacks that you’ll see on the court starting Feb. 1 when NBA Hardwood Classics Month kicks off. Read More »

NBA, Video / Jan 26, 2012 / 10:00 am

Jason Smith’s Ridiculous Block At The Rim On Kevin Durant

Jason Smith's Ridiculous Block At The Rim On Kevin Durant

Jason Smith shows absolutely no fear of getting posterized, and is rewarded with an impressive block on KD. Read More »

NBA, Video / Jan 26, 2012 / 9:30 am

Dirk Goes Nuts After Jason Terry’s Lob To Brandan Wright

Dirk Goes Nuts After Jason Terry's Lob To Brandan Wright

Can we get Dirk on the mic every game? Read More »

Featured Gallery, NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 25, 2012 / 10:00 pm

Closer Look: Dirk Nowitzki’s 2011 Mavericks NBA Championship Ring

Dallas Mavericks Championship Ring

Earlier today we wanted to be the first to give you a sneak peek at the Mavs’ new championship ring, but now we have crystal-clear photos for you along with details on each historic piece. So as Dallas celebrated their first NBA title tonight, check out the bling – with 250 total diamonds – designed by Jostens’ master jewelers and members of the Mavericks organization, including Dirk Nowitzki, Jason Kidd and Jason Terry. Read More »

NBA, Video / Jan 25, 2012 / 9:00 pm

Another Jeff Van Gundy Masterpiece

Another Jeff Van Gundy Masterpiece

While searching for his missing watch in the couch cushions, Mike Breen finds a few surprises… Read More »

Video / Jan 25, 2012 / 8:00 pm

Watch Amar’e Stoudemire’s TV Cameo Tonight

Amar'e Stoudemire

Amar’e Stoudemire knew exactly what he was doing when he signed with the New York Knicks. He was going to bring some Hollywood back to the Big Apple. With cameos on everything from Entourage to Sesame Street, STAT will take his talents to TV Land this evening, guest starring on The Exes. Read More »