Archive for the 'Ink' Category

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 »

Ink, instagram / Jun 6, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Nick Young Celebrates GF Iggy Azalea’s Birthday On A Yacht (Pics)

Iggy Azalea, Nick Young

Nick Young‘s Target-loving girlfriend Iggy Azalea turns 23 tomorrow. So Swaggy P and the “Work” songstress took a vacation near the beach where they went fishing and lounged on a yacht. Nick even got some unusual ink during the excursion. Read More »

GIFs, Ink / May 27, 2014 / 3:00 pm

GIF: Young Fan Dresses As Chris “Birdman” Andersen

Chris Andersen

Heat center Chris Andersen has been instrumental for the Heat in matching up against the behemoths for Indiana. For Game 4, though, Birdman was inactive with a right thigh bruise. One young Heat fan did his best to replace the tattoo-heavy big man, coming to American Airlines arena as a Birdman doppelgänger. Read More »

Ink, NBA / May 13, 2014 / 11:30 am

Fan Gets A Tattoo Of Kobe Bryant’s Face On His Leg

Kobe Bryant tattoo

Fans getting ink of their favorite players might not be a new trend, but it’s certainly one growing in influence. Today, thanks to LakersNation and artist @q_tattoos, we found this tattoo of Kobe‘s face that a fan got on his right leg. I’d never do it but I can’t hate, especially with all the impressive detail on this one. I’ve been a card-carrying Kobe Bryant fan for a long time so I get the inspiration. Read More »

Ink, Video / Apr 24, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Dime Mag Presents Nate Robinson In State Of Nate Episode 6: “Inked Up”

Nate Robinson

Denver’s 5-9 guard and scoring machine Nate Robinson has some the illest tattoo work in the Association. In episode 6 of his unfiltered documentary series “State of Nate” follow along as director T.J. Regan – in conjunction with Dime Magazine — captures KryptoNate getting some new ink in his adopted hometown of Denver. You’ll also get to watch as Robinson explains the meaning and symbolism behind some of the favorite #holdat images currently adorning his body. Read More »

Ink, instagram / Apr 3, 2014 / 7:45 pm

Fan Decides Just One Charlie Villanueva Tattoo Isn’t Enough

Charlie Villanueva

We’ve got some tattoos. While we’re not the sort that would get an epic back tattoo of Michael Jordan, Dennis Rodman and Scottie Pippen, we can partially understand why someone would want to permanently etch that on their body. Those were iconic players on a team that won more games in one season than any other team in NBA history. We’re not so sure about Pistons reserve Charlie Villanueva, though. What’s more, one fan wasn’t content with just a single tattoo of the former UCONN star; he had to get a second. Read More »

Ink / Apr 2, 2014 / 11:00 am

The Craziest Jordan, Pippen, Rodman Tattoo You Will Ever See

Chicago Bulls tattoo

Almost two years ago, we ran a post on a fan who had a unique Chicago Bulls tattoo on his back. It tore up the Internet. Yesterday, that fan reached out to me again on Twitter to say he’s now completed his vision. The results are incredible. Read More »

Ink, instagram / Mar 12, 2014 / 12:15 pm

LeBron James Poses With Fanatic Showing Off Crazy LeBron Tattoo (Pic)

Fan, LeBron James

At Dime, we’re all about the ink, but tattoos are a pretty crazy way to express your fanaticism for an athlete you’ll probably never meet. Not so for one young LeBron James fan (we’re assuming he’s young because only young people make decisions like this), who ran into his idol and got to pose for James’ IG. Read More »

Ink / Feb 27, 2014 / 1:00 pm

4 Startling Tattoos Of NBA Players

Gary Payton tattoo

To celebrate the New Season of Ink Master, back on Tuesdays at 10/9c on Spike, the show is sponsoring “Tattoo Bracket 2014.” Vote on your favorite tattoos for your chance to win a trip for 2 to SXSW. Vote here. In an effort to amp you up for the amazing ink you’re going to vote on, check out four of our favorite NBA player-inspired tattoos. Read More »

Ink / Feb 25, 2014 / 2:00 pm

3 Current NBA Players With The Most Tattoos

J.R. Smith

To celebrate the New Season of Ink Master, premiering tonight at 10/9c on Spike, the show is sponsoring “Tattoo Bracket 2014.” Vote on your favorite tattoos for your chance to win a trip for 2 to SXSW. Vote HERE before it’s too late! If you’re too embarrassed by your own tattoo to submit, just think of these 3 NBA players who have turned their entire bodies into a tattoo artist’s panorama. Read More »