TAG: Dime Q&A

NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 22, 2013 / 5:10 pm

Dime Q&A: Young Guru On Whether The NBA Today Could Hang With Jordan, Hip-Hop’s Top 5, And Being Recruited To Hoop In College

Young Guru

There’s no question that Young Guru has seen it all. An avid basketball junkie, Guru experienced the greatness of Jordan, Magic and Bird. On the flip side, he’s also seen hip-hop carve itself a beautiful lane in the world we live in today. He was able to sit and watch the greats such as Notorious B.I.G., 2Pac Shakur, Rakim, Kool Mo Dee, Jay-Z transform the essence of lyricism. Read More »

NBA / Oct 5, 2012 / 4:00 pm

Dime Q&A: Trey Thompkins On Playing “Got ‘Em” & Being Drafted With His Best Friend

Trey Thompkins

Los Angeles Clippers forward Trey Thompkins is about to begin his second NBA season. Drafted early in the second round of the 2011 draft, Thompkins appeared in 24 games last year for the 40-26 Clippers squad. A stud for three years at the University of Georgia, Thompkins finished with more than 1,000 career points as a Bulldog and his 17.7 PPG and 8.2 RPG earned him a spot alongside John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins on the coach-selected first-team All-SEC as a sophomore. Thompkins is ready to step up his role on a Clippers team with deep postseason aspirations. Read More »