TAG: Idan Ravin

Dime Training, NBA / Aug 19, 2014 / 12:30 pm

How Carmelo Anthony Can Become One Of The Top Three Players In The World

Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Durant

We know this offseason saw Carmelo Anthony drop a noticeable amount of weight to act as a facilitator in the triangle offense Knicks president Phil Jackson is implementing next season. ‘Melo’s trainer even told the New York Post his client is attempting to become one of the top three players in the world. Here are the steps Anthony needs to take in order to be mentioned within that exalted triumvirate. Read More »

College / Feb 10, 2012 / 3:30 pm

Air Jordan Releases & Austin Rivers: A Week With Jordan Brand

UNC Trip

Austin Rivers must’ve known I was there because he tied the perfect bow to the end of a trip that started in Hoboken, New Jersey and ended with a once-defeaning crowd of 21,750 eerily silent. The buzzer beater that won it for Duke set off hysteria for the party behind Duke’s bench – Doc Rivers and his crew – but for the rest of us there, it was more quiet than the school’s library. If you’ve been keeping up with my posts the last few days, you know I was in New Jersey for the launch of the Air Jordan 2012, and that Jordan Brand also brought me down to Chapel Hill to see one of the biggest rivalries in all of basketball up close and personal. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 11, 2010 / 1:00 pm

Carmelo Anthony Appearing at House of Hoops Tomorrow

Carmelo Anthony

As I wrote the other day, if you are in the NYC area tomorrow, come by the House of Hoops in Harlem if you want to meet Carmelo Anthony. He’ll be doing a Q&A in the store, and we’ve heard there will be some special stuff going down. Also, to create some energy surrounding the World Basketball Festival, ‘Melo will be kicking off Jordan Brand’s legendary Breakfast Club series with trainer Idan Ravin. While the location for this is undisclosed, just know that the 23 kids lucky enough to participate will go home with more basketball knowledge than they came with. Read More »