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Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 12, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Under Armour Releases “Veteran’s Day” Edition of ClutchFit Drive Kicks

Under Armour ClutchFit Drive

It’s always a good time to honor our country’s military, and you can now show support for those heroes on the court by rocking “Veteran’s Day” versions of ClutchFit Drive basketball sneakers from Under Armour. Read More »

Video / Nov 10, 2014 / 11:15 pm

Kevin Love And Kyrie Irving’s Victory Handshake Involves Smoking… Something

Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving

Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving (photo. gs2 Vine)

The best part of sporting success? Being able to bust out sick new handshakes, of course! Or at least that’s how Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving seem to feel. After the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the New Orleans Pelicans 118-111 on Monday night for their first home victory, the twentysomething superstars celebrated with some carefully orchestrated patty cake – that ended with the motion of smoking…something. Read More »

Dime Training / Nov 7, 2014 / 4:15 pm

I Love Basketball TV Helps Guards Hit Layups Like Pros

Coach Rocky I Love Basketball TV

Coach Rocky is back, this time with some finishing moves around the rim. Elite guards in today’s game need to finish with a high percentage in the restricted area even with the NBA’s new verticality rules helping the monstrous seven-footers just aching to swat any attempts by the pesky little guys zooming in and out of the lane. Let the good people at I Love Basketball TV show you how to be a better guard in the first of a three-part series. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 5, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Hoop Culture Now Offering Custom T-Shirts

Hoop Culture & Basketball Above All Custom Tee's

Hoop Culture, where you can purchase a “Shoot Jumpers. Not Guns” t-shirt or hoodie, has recently started to offer a new international team division. That means custom team shirts for all types of groups around the globe. Read More »

GIFs / Nov 5, 2014 / 12:15 pm

GIF: LA Woman Distracts Entire Phoenix Suns Bench

Phoenix Suns Bench

With 19.9 seconds left and the Suns up 110-104 with a player at the line, coach Jeff Hornacek subbed out most of his starters because the win was in hand. That’s when Gerald Green — fresh off his 26-point, dunk-heavy game — let the Suns bench know there was a lady coming by who they outta check out. Watch all the head’s on the bench — including an assistant — turn for the unknown woman. Read More »

GIFs / Nov 4, 2014 / 11:00 am

Dwyane Wade Is “Moving On” From LeBron James In Stirring New Video Mix

Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Lance Stephenson

Maybe it’s Ed Sheeran‘s hokey voice on “I see fire,” the hyperbolic narration by Stephen A. Smith, or the highlights of Dwyane Wade, but despite the mawkishness, this new mix by David Golic does an excellent job summarizing this transitional period in Wade’s career, his emphasis on being a dad, the loss of LeBron James this summer, and moving on this season. Read More »

DimeTV, Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 3, 2014 / 4:45 pm

Dime Mag Presents Nate Robinson In Latest “State Of Nate” Episode: “Taylor’d”

Nate Robinson

5-9 dynamo Nate Robinson is best known for his creative flair of soaring dunks and ridiculous shot-making on the court, but the Denver Nuggets guard boasts just as much unique style off of it, too. On the tenth episode of season three of “State of Nate,” the Denver Nuggets guard heads to New York for a fashion shoot with Taylor’d & Bow, men’s styling company of R&B star Teyana Taylor. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Nov 1, 2014 / 12:45 pm

GIF: LeBron James 180-Degree No-Look Layup

LeBron James

It’s a testament to LeBron James and his ability to rehabilitate his image and add to his already MVP-level game after the original decision in 2010 because NBA writers weren’t calling him a choke artist when the he fell flat in Cleveland’s home opener against the Knicks on Thursday. James’ resiliency was also on display when he bounced back to score eight of his 36 points in overtime during a 114-108 win in Chicago last night. His performance included a pretty spectacular 180-degree layup on Pau Gasol, too. Read More »

NBA, sponsored02 / Oct 31, 2014 / 1:00 pm

The Greatest Parts Of “NBA Inside Stuff” Past & Present

Grant Hill, Kristen Ledlow "NBA Inside Stuff"

The 2014-15 NBA Season tipped off Tuesday night with three games on hand. The rest of the NBA followed suit on Wednesday night, but we’re just as charged up for the return of Kristen Ledlow and Grant Hill on the NBA TV edition of “NBA Inside Stuff” premiering for their second season this Saturday (Nov. 1) at noon ET. Call us suckers for nostalgia, but we had to bring you our favorite parts of the old show and the new version that debuted at the beginning of last season. Read More »

Smack / Oct 30, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Upon Further Review, Did Kobe Bryant Call Dwight Howard A “B**ch-A** N***er?”

Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard

After watching the video we posted earlier today showing Kobe Bryant cursing out Dwight Howard during the Rockets-Lakers game on Tuesday, one of Dime‘s employees claims Kobe allegedly follows up the aforementioned curse of Dwight with, “bitch-ass n***er.” If so, and the NBA higher-ups somehow watch the video and come to the same conclusions, he could be fined. Read More »