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Dime Training, NBA, Video / Feb 18, 2014 / 11:15 am

Video: Kyrie Irving Teaches You His Patented Ball Spins

Kyrie Irving

Despite a rough start to the NBA season, Kyrie Irving proved he belonged with the game’s elite on Sunday, winning the All-Star Game MVP. Everyone talks about his handles–and they’re not wrong to, considering he might have the league’s most devastating moves off the dribble–but it’s really his patented ball spins that set him apart. Read More »

Dime Training, NBA, Video / Feb 13, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Go Inside Steve Nash’s Relentless Comeback From Injury With “The Finish Line”

Steve Nash

Steve Nash is one of the most insightful athletes in the NBA. He always has been. Anyone who’s ever spent time with the man, from Bill Simmons to yours truly, will tell you that. But even the smartest player in the league can’t beat Father Time and this season has been a bust for the former two-time MVP. He’s played in only 10 games, averaging less than 23 minutes while uncharacteristically shooting 36 percent from the floor. Read More »

Dime Training / Nov 12, 2013 / 7:54 pm

Say Hello To The ShotTracker: Revolutionizing Your Workout One Shot At A Time

ShotTracker

ShotTracker (photo. Davyeon Ross)

We’ve all heard the saying “practice makes perfect.” That is true in everything you do and rings true with the sport of basketball as well. One thing that every player works on — whether it’s for their local YMCA team or if you’re Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder — is your jump shot. Throughout the spring and summer, you can find players lined up to play in the park and in the fall and winter those same players filter into the nearest gym. Read More »

Dime Training, NBA, Video / Nov 7, 2013 / 9:45 pm

New NBA Inside Stuff Shows Joakim Noah’s Underwater Workout

Joakim Noah

It was a staple of our Saturday mornings all through school before college effectively turned Saturday into a recovery period. The new NBA Inside Stuff debuted last weekend with hosts Grant Hill and Kristen Ledlow. This Saturday’s show features Joakim Noah and Big Wave surfer Laird Hamilton going through a special underwater workout to get Noah ready to play (roughly) a zillion minutes under Thibs. Read More »

Dime Training / Oct 31, 2013 / 4:30 pm

Point 3′s “Back2Hoops” Program: Master The Crossover Step

Point3Alpha

Point3Alpha (photo. www.point3basketball.com)

Welcome to October – the last month to get yourself ready for the season. To be sure you’re in game shape, your friends at Dime, POINT 3 and their Alpha Trainers will be running BACK2HOOPS, a month long promotion of videos and tips from POINT 3 Alpha Trainers across the country. Read More »

Dime Training / Oct 31, 2013 / 11:40 am

Go Behind-The-Scenes Of Dwight Howard’s Offseason Workout

Dwight Howard

After tying a career-high in rebounds in his first game in Houston, Dwight Howard looks poised for a big year. He has James Harden feeding him, Kevin McHale coaching him and Hakeem Olajuwon advising him, and has an entire reputation to redeem. Read More »

Dime Training / Oct 30, 2013 / 5:00 pm

Point 3′s “Back2Hoops” Program: Triple-Threat Rim Finishes

POINT 3

Welcome to October – the last month to get yourself ready for the season. To be sure you’re in game shape, your friends at Dime, POINT 3 and their Alpha Trainers will be running BACK2HOOPS, a month long promotion of videos and tips from POINT 3 Alpha Trainers across the country. Read More »

Dime Training / Oct 29, 2013 / 5:00 pm

Point 3′s “Back2Hoops” Program: 2-Ball Pull & Explode Drill

POINT 3

Welcome to October – the last month to get yourself ready for the season. To be sure you’re in game shape, your friends at Dime, POINT 3 and their Alpha Trainers will be running BACK2HOOPS, a month long promotion of videos and tips from POINT 3 Alpha Trainers across the country. Read More »

Dime Training / Oct 28, 2013 / 5:00 pm

Point 3′s “Back2Hoops” Program: Chair Attack Drills

POINT 3

Welcome to October – the last month to get yourself ready for the season. To be sure you’re in game shape, your friends at Dime, POINT 3 and their Alpha Trainers will be running BACK2HOOPS, a month long promotion of videos and tips from POINT 3 Alpha Trainers across the country. Read More »

Dime Training / Oct 25, 2013 / 4:30 pm

Point 3′s “Back2Hoops” Program: Stationary Ballhandling Drills

POINT 3

Welcome to October – the last month to get yourself ready for the season. To be sure you’re in game shape, your friends at Dime, POINT 3 and their Alpha Trainers will be running BACK2HOOPS, a month long promotion of videos and tips from POINT 3 Alpha Trainers across the country. Read More »