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Dimepiece / Aug 4, 2011 / 11:00 am

A League Of Their Own: Bikini & Lingerie Basketball

Lingerie Basketball League

America loves basketball. America loves beautiful women. Now a match made in hoops heaven. The voice hits you immediately upon visiting the website, as does the famed introduction music, the Alan Parsans Project. Bikini Basketball Entertainment is one of two different leagues revolving around basketball and nearly naked women taking shape (HIT THE JUMP FOR VIDEOS). The Lingerie Basketball League tipped off last weekend with four different squads in Los Angeles, while the BBE is looking to lock down a few potential prospects for a team in Toronto during tryouts this weekend. The league is hoping to open up on August 17. Read More »

Dimepiece, Featured Gallery, Video / Jul 7, 2011 / 4:30 pm

Clip Of The Day: Kate Upton Has Mind-Controlling Powers

In Dime #64, we caught up with of our favorite rookies of the year and Sports Illustrated swimsuit model, Kate Upton, to talk hoops. But in this SoBe ad, she doesn’t have to do any talking at all.

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Dimepiece, NBA / Jun 15, 2011 / 3:00 pm

Dime Q&A: Tina Cervasio Talks Knicks, Steve Nash & The Day Amar’e Came To NYC

Tina Cervasio

Although the team she normally covers, the New York Knicks, took an early exit in the playoffs, Tina Cervasio remains engaged in following all things basketball. A sports junkie growing up in New Jersey, Cervasio came from a family who passionately followed and played the sport, and she parlayed that interest into a career as one of the New York area’s most diverse sportscasters today. In addition to her sideline reporting and feature work for the Knicks on MSG Network, Tina covers the New York Red Bulls of Major League Soccer and works morning and weekends for FOX TV. She also fills her days mentoring young people and assisting in charity work, as well as keeping up to date with what’s going on in the NBA and college hoops, especially at her alma mater the University of Maryland. Read More »

Dimepiece, NBA Draft, Video / Jun 9, 2011 / 10:30 am

An Interview With Jimmer Fredette’s Girlfriend

On Monday, Jimmer Fredette formally introduced the world to his girlfriend, BYU cheerleader Whitney Wonnacott, while getting the VIP treatment at the Real Salt Lake (Major League Soccer) game in Sandy, Utah. Now, through his all-access series on YouTube called “Follow Jimmer,” we get a one-on-one interview with Whitney where she dishes on her relationship with Jimmer and how they’re going to make it work once he’s in the NBA.


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Dimepiece, NBA / Jun 7, 2011 / 5:00 pm

Miss USA Contestants Want To Settle The NBA Finals

Miss USA Contestants

Lissette Garcia. Ana Christina Rodriguez. They may not play in the NBA, but stars they are. And with their states doing battle in the NBA Finals right now – Garcia is Miss Florida while Rodriguez is Miss Texas – the two took their Heat/Mavs rivalry to the Italian restaurant Buca di Beppo in Las Vegas. They will be preparing there for June 19: the 2011 Miss USA Pageant. Read More »

Dimepiece, NBA Draft, Video / Jun 6, 2011 / 10:30 am

Meet Jimmer Fredette’s Girlfriend

Thankfully for all you fanatics out there, Jimmer Fredette is documenting every step of the way as he prepares for the NBA Draft and beyond. Going behind the scenes with an ongoing, all-access series on YouTube called “Follow Jimmer,” you can watch him workout, eat in his hotel room and do just about anything else. In one of his latest entries, Jimmer introduces us to his girlfriend, BYU cheerleader Whitney Wonnacott, while getting the VIP treatment at the Real Salt Lake (Major League Soccer) game at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah. Play on, playa.


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Dimepiece, Video / May 20, 2011 / 2:15 pm

Playboy Playmate Francesca Frigo Is Mars Blackmon

Who doesn’t want to be Mars Blackmon? In March it was Blake Griffin; now it’s Playboy Playmate Francesca Frigo (Miss August 2010). Watch as Frigo puts a spin on the classic commercial in a teaser for Playboy’s forthcoming feature on the top 23 Air Jordans of all time. It’s gotta be the shoes…


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Dimepiece, NBA, Video / Apr 29, 2011 / 3:00 pm

Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger Covers Led Zeppelin For The NBA Playoffs

In case you haven’t seen it yet, ESPN and ABC have produced this opening for their NBA Playoffs TV broadcasts. In the spot, the Pussycat Dolls’ Nicole Scherzinger and Jason Bonham (son of late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham) cover Zeppelin’s classic “Black Dog.” At the very least, it’s an opportunity to look at Nicole.


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Dimepiece, NBA / Oct 27, 2010 / 2:30 pm

NBA’s Hottest Dancers: Northwest Division Season Preview

While every basketball site on the planet (including us) is giving you their NBA teams previews, we figured we’d give you another kind of team-by-team preview before the action begins tonight. So without further ado, here’s a look at the best of the dance teams from the Northwest Division. Enjoy! Read More »

Dimepiece, NBA / Oct 26, 2010 / 11:30 am

NBA’s Hottest Dancers: Pacific Division Season Preview

While every basketball site on the planet (including us) is giving you their NBA teams previews, we figured we’d give you another kind of team-by-team preview before the action begins tonight. So without further ado, here’s a look at the best of the dance teams from the Pacific Division. Enjoy! Read More »