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NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 1, 2013 / 9:30 pm

The Ultimate Dime Magazine Covers Collection

Allen Iverson

11+ years, more than 70 issues and more than 5 million print copies in circulation – Dime Magazine has not only been a mainstay in the basketball universe, but it has also changed the way readers consume basketball content. Before us, there were no magazines that focused on what happened on the court and what ballplayers were into away from it.

We broke new ground, pioneered, and then championed basketball culture. And I have been lucky enough to be here for every minute of the ride. It’s high time we take a look back at how far we’ve come and the generations we have traversed. Here are all of Dime‘s covers in chronological order, from the most recent all the way back to gem you see at the top of this post from 2001.

There’s a story behind every single one of these covers. Some were more challenging to pull off than others (I have spent a lifetime waiting in hotels for Allen Iverson), some were ridiculous (Shaq was very specific about his “Godfather” costume as well as the requested gummy bears on set for Dime #38) and some were downright inspired (look no further than Kobe Bryant‘s self-authored cover story and art-directed cover shoot for Dime #22). Some day we will get around to telling all of the stories, but for now, here’s a visual tour of how far we – and the game – have come: Read More »

Giveaway, Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 8, 2012 / 3:51 pm

Nike LeBron X+ iD Dime Custom Kicks – Enter to Win These Sneakers!

nike lebron x+ id Dime

Here’s a look at a Dime tribute version of the LeBron X+ iD, designed by Dime co-founder Josh Gotthelf. They feature a white base, the swoosh in Pink Flash, and a few color pops in Volt. The left says “Dime” and the right says “Magazine” – and they both feature the number “10” to signify 10 years of Dime and 10 versions of Nike’s LeBron signature.

Check out more pics after the jump and hit the link at the end to enter the free giveaway contest. Read More »

Latest News / Oct 18, 2012 / 4:05 pm

Download the FREE Dime iTunes Mobile App; Play to Win Exclusive Prizes!

dime magazine mobile app

We have some exciting news today out of Dime HQ. We have officially released a FREE mobile gaming app via the iTunes Store, that will allow users to rack up points inorder to win exclusive, basketball-related prizes. Read More »

NBA, Video Games / Oct 15, 2012 / 5:00 pm

The Best Dime Covers In NBA 2K13

NBA 2K13 Dime

For every issue of Dime Magazine‘s print edition, who gets to be on the cover is decided only after a lot of discussion. It’s not something we dole out lightly and it’s why we’ve given some of basketball’s best their first national covers. Luckily for everyone who isn’t tearing up high school, the college ranks or the NBA, you can snag a cover of Dime via 2K Sports for the second straight year. Read More »