TAG: Humble & Hungry: Dime’s 2012 NBA Rookie Journal With Dion Waiters

NBA / Dec 18, 2012 / 3:30 pm

Humble & Hungry: Dime’s 2012 Rookie Journal With Dion Waiters, Vol. 3

Dion Waiters

After an outstanding sophomore season at Syracuse that had many analysts talking about him as one of the best guards in the country, Dion Waiters decided the time was right to test his talents and make the jump to the NBA. The Philly native was a beast as a sixth man, averaging 12.6 points on nearly 48 percent shooting to help lead the Orange to the Elite 8 last season, and after his stock steadily rose during the draft process, Cleveland took him higher than anyone expected. Read More »

NBA / Nov 6, 2012 / 12:00 pm

Humble & Hungry: Dime’s 2012 NBA Rookie Journal With Dion Waiters, Vol. 2

Dion Waiters

After an outstanding sophomore season at Syracuse that had many analysts talking about him as one of the best guards in the country, Dion Waiters decided the time was right to test his talents and make the jump to the NBA. The Philly native was a beast as a sixth man, averaging 12.6 points on nearly 48 percent shooting to help lead the Orange to the Elite 8 last season, and after his stock steadily rose during the draft process, Cleveland took him higher than anyone expected. He kept a diary with us throughout the weeks leading up to the NBA Draft, and plans to check in with us often throughout this upcoming season to talk about life as a rookie, the NBA grind, and his favorite things to do off the court… Read More »