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NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / Apr 8, 2011 / 2:00 pm

Rajon Rondo and Red Bull Have Given Wings to Boston

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The season-long journey of the great Boston’s Got Wings program has finally started to make a real, tangible impact on the city of Boston’s basketball courts. All season long, Red Bull has been donating $500 to Boston’s Department of Parks and Recreation for every steal recorded by Rajon Rondo, with every single dollar going towards the refurbishments of outdoor basketball courts all over the city.

Now that the weather has (sort of) improved, the first refurbishments have officially begun. Read More »

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / Jun 4, 2009 / 9:38 pm

NBA Playoff Blogger Faceoff: Lakers vs. Magic

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Welcome to our first ever NBA Playoff Blogger Faceoff, where we pit our favorite team-related writers against each other to let them tell why the teams they represent will win their matchups. We gave them no set format, no style guide – we just told them to do their thing. Check it out and join in the debate in the comments section.

Last up: Lakers vs. Magic: Read More »

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / May 20, 2009 / 5:59 pm

NBA Playoff Blogger Faceoff: Cavs vs. Magic

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Welcome to our first ever NBA Playoff Blogger Faceoff, where we pit our favorite team-related writers against each other to let them tell why the teams they represent will win their first round matchups. We gave them no set format, no style guide – we just told them to do their thing. Check it out and join in the debate in the comments section.

Next up: Cleveland vs. Orlando Read More »

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / May 19, 2009 / 4:00 pm

NBA Playoff Blogger Faceoff: Lakers vs. Nuggets

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Welcome to our first ever NBA Playoff Blogger Faceoff, where we pit our favorite team-related writers against each other to let them tell why the teams they represent will win their first round matchups. We gave them no set format, no style guide – we just told them to do their thing. Check it out and join in the debate in the comments section.

Next up: Lakers vs. Nuggets Read More »

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / May 13, 2009 / 9:00 pm

Talk Smack: Nuggets vs. Mavs Game 5

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The Mavs needed a Terminator-like effort from Dirk Nowitzki to stave off elimination in Game 4 – the rest of his teammates need to step up because he can’t win this series by himself. And the Nuggets are kicking themselves for giving Dallas life and know they need to close things out before the Mavs start to think they can come back and win this thing.

Talk about Game 5 here as it happens …

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / May 13, 2009 / 5:35 pm

Come Back Tonight

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Come back here tonight at the tip of Nuggets/Mavs to talk about the game as it happens. The Dime Crew will be here too go back and forth with our readers about

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / May 13, 2009 / 10:39 am

What They’re Saying Today: Celtics vs. Magic

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After two crucial Game 5’s last night, we thought we’d hit up the team blogs that have been helping us out with our Blogger Playoffs Faceoff series to get their reactions.

First up is Red’s Army with “Thank You Stephon Marbury.” Read More »

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / May 12, 2009 / 10:30 pm

Talk Smack: Lakers vs. Rockets Game 5

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The Lakers clearly weren’t prepared for the small, run-n-gun, Yao-less Rockets squad they faced in Game 4. The result? They got run out of the gym. How will they respond tonight? Talk about Game 4 here with the Dime Crew as it happens …

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / May 12, 2009 / 8:00 pm

Talk Smack: Celtics vs. Magic Game 5

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The Celtics would seem to have all the momentum tonight, back at home after escaping Orlando with a win on Big-Baby‘s game-winner on Sunday. This is a crucial game for the Magic – how will they respond? Talk about Game 4 here with the Dime Crew as it happens …

NBA, Playoff Blogger Faceoff / May 11, 2009 / 9:30 pm

Talk Smack: Nuggets vs. Mavs Game 4

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After Melo’s jumper to wrap up Game 3 for the Nuggets, a Denver sweep seems predestined. The Dallas faithful still believe in Dirk, J-Kidd and Co. though. Talk about Game 4 here with the Dime Crew as it happens …