Archive for the 'Video' Category

Video / Oct 31, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Watch Dirk Nowitzki, Monta Ellis, Chandler Parsons Rap As Mavericks’ “Run DMC”

Dirk Nowitzki

Dirk Nowitzki (photo. Dallas Mavericks YouTube)

The only thing better than watching the Dallas Mavericks play offense? Taking in this immensely enjoyable video of Dirk Nowitzki, Monta Ellis, and Chandler Parsons rapping as D-Town’s “Run DMC.” Read More »

Video / Oct 31, 2014 / 12:00 am

Watch DeAndre Jordan Get His Head At Rim Level For Soaring Alley-Oop Finish

DeAndre Jordan

DeAndre Jordan (photo. nba.com)

Oh, how we missed Lob City. Watch Chris Paul find DeAndre Jordan in the pick-and-roll for a soaring, powerful alley-oop slam. Read More »

Video / Oct 30, 2014 / 8:30 pm

Watch LeBron James Muscle His Way To First Basket With Cavaliers Since 2010

LeBron James

LeBron James (photo. SBNation GIF)

Yup. We’ll be seeing a lot of this. Watch LeBron James scores his first basket as a Cleveland Cavalier since 2010 via a pin-point outlet pass from superstar teammate Kevin Love. Read More »

Video / Oct 30, 2014 / 6:15 pm

Watch Spider-Man Throw Down Ridiculous Dunks

Jordan Kilganon

Jordan Kilganon (photo. Hoopmixtape YouTube)

The last time Dime brought you footage of “Spider-Man” going off on the blacktop, it was secretly streetball legend The Professor donning the infamous red and blue costume in a series of terrific showcases of his unreal skills. While The Professor was busy tearing up the court during this past summer’s Ball Up tour, a new face has been suiting up as the Marvel hero. Based on the mix from Hoopmixtape, 6-1 high-flyer Jordan Kilganon brought out the athleticism, creativity, and craftiness that a basketball version of Peter Parker’s alter-ego must possess. Read More »

Video / Oct 30, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Watch Steph Curry Weave Through Hapless Kings Defenders For Slick Finish

Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry (Kyle Terada, USATODAY)

We’ve said it before, and this clip allows us to say it again: Steph Curry is best known as the world’s top shooter, but he might be basketball’s preeminent ballhandler, too. Watch the Golden State Warriors superstar embarrass the Sacramento Kings by weaving his way through three defenders on the break before finishing with a crafty layup. Read More »

Video / Oct 30, 2014 / 1:00 pm

LeBron James, Cavs, Clevelanders Come Together In Chilling Nike Ad

LeBron James, Nike

LeBron James, Nike (photo. Nike)

It’s almost that time. LeBron James’ homecoming will finally be complete in only a matter of hours. Just before The King takes the court in front of his Northeast Ohio brethren, Nike released this chill-inducing new ad that shows James, his teammates, and thousands of fans doing it “together” for Cleveland. Read More »

Video / Oct 29, 2014 / 9:45 pm

Watch Kemba Walker Hit Game-Tying 3 In 4Q, Winning Jumper In Overtime

Kemba Walker

Kemba Walker (photo. @jrsportbrief)

The new-look Charlotte Hornets once trailed the Milwaukee Bucks by 24 points midway through the third quarter on Wednesday. Maybe they just wanted to keep things interesting on opening night? Led by Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Lance Stephenson, and Al Jefferson, Charlotte came buzzing back to finally tie the young Bucks late in the fourth quarter – on a three-pointer by Kemba Walker with under two seconds remaining. And in overtime, the Hornets’ point guard of the present and future did himself one better, nailing the winning jumper as the game clock crept to five seconds. Read More »

Video / Oct 29, 2014 / 8:16 pm

Watch Bucks Rookie Jabari Parker Go Coast-To-Coast For First Career Basket

Jabari Parker

Jabari Parker (Sam Sharpe, USATODAY)

This is just the first of what will surely be thousands for Jabari Parker. Watch the prized Milwaukee Bucks rookie grab a loose ball and go coast-to-coast and finish with a nifty layup for the first points of his NBA career. Read More »

Video / Oct 29, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Learn How Steph Curry Developed “The Perfect Shot” In Inspirational Video

Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry (photo. Muscle Milk YouTube)

It’s easy to believe that a shooter of Steph Curry’s remarkable ability and rare genealogy has been splashing jumpers with ease since he picked up a basketball. Amazing as it sounds, though, that’s simply not the case. In this inspirational new video from Muscle Milk, the Golden State Warriors superstar explains how he developed “the perfect shot” after re-making his stroke as a high schooler. Read More »

Video / Oct 29, 2014 / 2:45 pm

Watch Dirk Nowitzki Take Two Tumbles While Checking Boris Diaw

Dirk Nowitzki, Boris Diaw

Dirk Nowitzki, Boris Diaw (photo. r/nba squanchy56)

Boris Diaw didn’t “drop” Dirk Nowitzki last night. The Frenchman didn’t cross his fellow import, or even fake the pride of Germany to the ground. Nowitzki simply twice slipped on the same spot slick floor. We’ll admit this, though: Diaw certainly wouldn’t have made Dirk look so silly if this were the mid-200s. Read More »