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NBA, Video / Aug 8, 2013 / 2:15 pm

The Top 20 Dunking Point Guards Of All Time

Steve Francis

Steve Francis (photo. Gary Land)

For a very long time, the NBA has been about who has the better athletes. From Bill Russell to Wilt Chamberlain to Oscar Robertson to LeBron James, the better athletes have always been the best players in the league. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / May 1, 2013 / 12:30 pm

Dime’s 2013 NBA Draft Tracker

Trey Burke

The NBA Draft is still more than two months away, but the dominoes are already falling into place. With an incredible high school class set to take over college basketball next season, most prospects want a taste of the money, leaving now while the food is still warm. Read More »

NBA / Apr 30, 2013 / 2:00 pm

Why The Warriors Are Running Straight Through The Highly-Touted Nuggets

Stephen Curry

The Golden State Warriors came into the playoffs with little expectations. They nearly lost their No. 6 seed to the Houston Rockets before finishing at 47-35 (and amazingly, Houston dropped back down to No. 8). They finished 3-3 in their last six games, had been in a .500 funk for the second half of the season, and really weren’t the dominant team they seem to be now. Read More »

NBA / Apr 22, 2013 / 2:30 pm

The Top 25 Buzzer-Beaters & Game-Winners In NBA Playoff History

Michael Jordan

This year’s NBA Playoffs haven’t gotten off to a very exciting start. The home teams are 8-0, and the majority of those games haven’t been close. The best part of the weekend was actually probably Kobe Bryant‘s consistent tweeting. Read More »

College / Apr 4, 2013 / 12:00 pm

Trey Burke Is The Most Important Player In The Final Four

Trey Burke

We’re finally to the last stages of the NCAA Tournament. March is over and so is the madness. The teams and the players who got this far are for real and they aren’t surprising anyone. Over the last few days, they’ve been able to watch film on each other and analyze what the opposition likes to do. Right now they’re finding out that each team does a lot of great things — some of which can’t be stopped. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Mar 21, 2013 / 9:30 am

The 15 Must-Watch NBA Draft Prospects In The NCAA Tournament

Cody Zeller

Finally, it’s time for March Madness. Everyone is online filling out brackets, looking up the best players and trying to figure out who’s going to win the tourney. That also means that the NBA playoffs are only one month away, which also means that the NBA Lottery is coming up soon too. Read More »

NBA / Feb 27, 2013 / 11:45 am

Why Chris Paul Is Still Underrated

Chris Paul

Every once in a while we’re allowed to see greatness. Every NBA generation that comes along has its own niche and role, and always a select few special enough to be considered great players. Read More »

NBA / Jan 29, 2013 / 12:15 pm

What The Lakers Must Do To Make The NBA Playoffs

Steve Nash, Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol, Metta World Peace

In a world where everything is instant, overreaction is expected. Today’s world has no gray area, only black and white. Seeing things differently and reading between the lines is too much work. That’s where your 2012-13 Los Angeles Lakers stand right now. Read More »

NBA / Dec 25, 2012 / 11:30 am

The Top 10 X-Factors Of Christmas Day Games

Kobe Bryant vs. LeBron James

Christmas is here — a day that’s known for giving, receiving and family by most people. But for losers like me? It’s basketball time. This is an honor for each team that is playing in a Christmas Day game, meaning that for one reason or another, you’re what the people want to see around the league. And I’d say that the teams featured this year represent just that. Read More »

NBA, Video / Dec 18, 2012 / 10:45 am

Video: Kevin Durant’s Incredible Chase-Down Block

Kevin Durant

This chase-down block by Kevin Durant shows us how much he’s actually improved on the defensive end. He’s more than just a scorer now – two years ago, Durant wouldn’t have even given this effort. He’s hungrier than he’s ever been before and it’s showed all season long. Read More »