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Smack, Twitter / Jul 8, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Jay Williams Says Justin Bieber Is “Changing Lives”

Jay Williams, Justin Bieber

Former Dukie, Bulls point guard and all-around awesome guy, Jay Williams, is a friend of Dime. That’s why we’re pretty convinced Justin Bieber brainwashed after their recent rendezvous Jay shared on Twitter. Read More »

DimeTV, Ink / Jul 5, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Watch DeMarcus Cousins Explain His Ink To Dime

DeMarcus Cousins

Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins continues to build a body of work on the basketball court that marks him as one of the best young post players in the game today. Simultaneously, he’s also been building up the ink decorating his arms and torso as he tells Dime in this exclusive video. Read More »

Playground / Jul 4, 2014 / 11:00 am

Video: Ball Up Streetball Louisville Highlights

"Air Up There"

The Ball Up Streetball crew made their next stop on a nation-wide tour to recruit players from around the country. After opening in Los Angeles, they stopped by Louisville, Kentucky’s International Convention Center where Kyle Lowry and Gilbert Arenas watched the Ball Up crew go to work. Read More »

Twitter / Jun 30, 2014 / 5:00 pm

“Band For Bron” Movement Includes Entire Church

Band For Bron

LeBron James is set to become a free agent in a matter of hours. Though all signs point to the world’s best player re-signing with the Miami Heat, many teams are nevertheless preparing pitches to lure him their way. If participants of the “Band For Bron” movement have anything to say about it, though, James will be spending the next few seasons in South Florida. Read More »

Playground / Jun 27, 2014 / 2:45 pm

Video: Ball Up Streetball Los Angeles Highlights

Ball Up Streetball

Ball Up Streetball was back last weekend with around 150 players trying out for the chance to be one of the 10 choosen to compete against the Ball Up team at L.A. Live. Of those 10, one will get a slot on the Ball Up roster and $100,000 contract. The ruckus, was brought. Read More »

Latest News, NBA Draft / Jun 19, 2014 / 4:15 pm

Update: Joel Embiid Suffers Stress Fracture In Right Foot

Joel Embiid

UPDATE: According to Yahoo! Sports, the previously reported injury to Joel Embiid is a stress fracture in his right foot. He is having surgery on Friday and his recovery period will become more clear once he’s had the operation. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 10, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Watch Time-Lapse Charcoal Portrait Of LeBron James

Barry Jazz Finnegan

It’s hard to combine painting, drawing, music and basketball, but that’s exactly what photorealist artist Barry Jazz Finnegan did recently. He’s obviously a fan of LeBron James considering this video tribute of a stunning time-lapsed charcoal portrait of James spliced intermittently with LeBron highlights. Read More »

Playground / May 29, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Hot Pics From The Second Week Of LA’s Drew League

(photo. Cassy Athena)

Even though the NBA’s Conference Finals are in full swing, Los Angeles’ 40-plus year Drew League is in it’s second week. A dazzling Baron Davis stopped by and so did incoming Arizona freshman Stanley Johnson. Come check out the hottest shots form the Drew League’s second week. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / May 22, 2014 / 11:28 pm

Watch NBA Flash Mobs Break Out In All Four Conference Final Cities

Flash Mob Miami

In four different cities today: Indianapolis, Oklahoma City, Miami and San Antonio, simultaneous flash mobs broke out set to “A Sky Full of Stars,” from Coldplay. At 1 p.m. ET four “pedestrians” began to perform in the four cities, revealing remarkable dribbling and dancing stills. Then 95 others joined in a synchronized routine.

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Style - Kicks and Gear / May 21, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Guess Which Celebs Are Posing With The NBA Championship Trophy

Erin Heatherton

The Larry O’Brien Trophy represents the top of the mountain in the NBA. You’ve seen Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson and Isiah Thomas cry while cradling it in their arms, and we’re pretty sure Larry Bird spilled some Budweiser on it after one of his three titles. Meanwhile others only dream of grasping it before their careers end. So it was a great honor for these supermodels and celebrities to spend some time with the hardest trophy to earn in the Association. Read More »