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Playground / Aug 29, 2013 / 4:30 pm

Dime Q&A: 8Eye On The Art Of Creating Basketball Mixtapes

Jaime Boyer

Mixtapes, highlight reels and climaxed dunks in the middle of grassroots tournaments have become the newest fascination in a multimedia driven basketball world. Let’s face it, as we are now fully in the “mixtape culture,” videographers give a picture to the visuals certain people can’t get to. It would be foolish to think every basketball aficionado has been to the Goodman League, Game 7 of the NBA Finals, the Drew League or any other event of magnanimous proportions. Read More »

Playground, Video / Jun 18, 2012 / 1:30 pm

Video: The 2012 Mixtape of Philadelphia’s Chosen League All-Stars

Philadelphia Chosen League

Philadelphia’s Chosen League is one of the nation’s best already, but Dime got a treat when it hosted its All-Star game. If you think summer hoops begins only when the NBA Finals ends, think again. The mix includes UNLV’s Savon Goodman, Duke’s Amile Jefferson, athletic freak Brandon Austin (committed to Penn State) and even a Class of 2015 guy like point guard Sam Foreman, who looked like a vet. Hit the jump to see some of the crazy footage from the Chosen’s best. Read More »