TAG: Kenneth Faried

All-Star, Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 21, 2014 / 11:45 am

Go Inside The Samsung Galaxy Experience At NBA All-Star Weekend

Dwight Howard

During NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans, Dime was in the house for many events. As a new official sponsor of the NBA, the weekend’s Samsung Galaxy Experience was as good as any of them. Read More »

NBA / Jan 21, 2014 / 11:30 am

The NBA’s 10 Most Athletic Players

Russell Westbrook, Iman Shumpert

The most athletic players in the NBA today are highlight reels in waiting. These athletic freaks of nature – if you will – process incredible leaping skills and hops, massive wingspans, electrifying speed, amazing explosiveness, and impressive hang time. They continually keep the fans on the edge of their seats, and leave them scratching their heads and saying, “How did he do that?” Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Jan 18, 2014 / 6:15 pm

Video: Kenneth Faried Destroys Dion Waiters With The Two-Handed Block

Kenneth Faried, Dion Waiters

During Cleveland’s visit to Denver, there wasn’t a lot of defense during a 117-109 Cavs win. Both teams found ample time to create offensive opportunities during the breakneck pace. But after Cav Dion Waiters stole the ball and headed the other way, Kenneth Faried changed all that with a two-handed evisceration of Waiters as he drove in to score. Read More »

NBA, Video / Jan 13, 2014 / 11:30 am

The NBA’s Top 10 Dunks Of The Week

Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis (Derick E. Hingle/USA TODAY Sports)

We finally got it, NBA fans. We finally received our obligatory Blake Griffin dunk of the year where he embarrasses and steals the dignity of an unfortunate defender who happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time, and attempted to foolishly defend the athletic anomaly that is the 6-10 Griffin. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Jan 10, 2014 / 12:45 pm

Video: Both Kevin Durant & Reggie Jackson Wreck Kenneth Faried

Kevin Durant, Quincy Miller

The Thunder lost to the Nuggets by a wide margin Thursday night, extending a rocky road for what was once the team with the best record in the West. Russell Westbrook is out with his third surgery in less than a year and OKC has lost four of their last six. Despite the blowout in Denver on national TV, Kevin Durant and Reggie Jackson absolutely ruined Kenneth Faried on two separate plays Thursday night. Read More »

Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Dec 20, 2013 / 11:00 am

Fantasy Basketball: Buy Low, Sell High (12.20)

Roy Hibbert

BUY LOW ROY HIBBERT, Indiana Pacers The best time to send out a buy low offer is after a player has a couple of forgettable performances, so now is the time to strike on Hibbert. He’s averaging 12.6 points, 8.6 rebounds and 2.9 blocks on the season, but his last two games have left much to be desired. Read More »

NBA, Video / Dec 19, 2013 / 12:45 pm

The NBA’s 10 Best Dunks This Week

(Chris Humphreys/USA TODAY Sports)

(Chris Humphreys/USA TODAY Sports)

A number of mainstays of the top 10 dunks of the week are featured, including Chicago’s resident creator of posters, as well as two former teammates with the Oklahoma CIty Thunder serving up facials on the fast break. Read More »

NBA / Dec 17, 2013 / 10:42 pm

Video: Kenneth Faried Throws Down Insane Dunk In Transition

(Chris Humphreys/USA TODAY Sports)

In the first quarter of Tuesday’s game between the Thunder and Nuggets, Denver’s Ty Lawson stripped the ball away from a penetrating Thabo Sefolosha and used his lightening quickness to get out in transition. Lawson dished the ball to Kenneth Faried, who finished the fast break at the rim with a ferocious dunk. Read More »

Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Dec 11, 2013 / 11:45 am

The Top 50 Fantasy Basketball Players Right Now

John Wall

Player values are officially set in stone now, so it’s time to update the Top 50. There aren’t too many drastic differences, but certainly there are some changes worth noting.

The biggest jump, once again, goes to Anthony Davis, who’s up 18 spots since the preseason edition, and Andre Drummond, who’s up an incredible 25 spots. You’ll notice that I came around on ranking injured players. It still leaves too much up for debate in my mind, but Anthony Davis’s needed presence was the deal breaker. Read More »

NBA / Dec 3, 2013 / 10:15 pm

Video: Kevin Garnett Runs The Floor And Finishes With Authority

Kevin Garnett, Kenneth Faried

Kevin Garnett proves that he can still lay it down with this big dunk over Kenneth Faried. After receiving a timely pass from Shaun Livingston in transition during the first quarter of Tuesday’s Nets vs. Nuggets game, KG showed that he still has the legs to run the floor on the break and finish strong at the rim. Read More »