TAG: Larry Sanders

NBA / Oct 24, 2013 / 4:00 pm

5 Reasons To Watch The 2013-14 Milwaukee Bucks

Larry Sanders

With the start of the 2013-14 NBA season rapidly approaching, we thought it only fair to share what makes each team so exciting. Ontologically speaking, all 30 teams deserve our eyeballs this season. Even disastrous lineups still present oodles of plays, personalities, highlights and headaches. Here are five things to keep in mind for each team before flipping the channel.

Next up, a Milwaukee Bucks team without much of an identity and a whole lot of new faces. Read More »

Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Oct 18, 2013 / 3:45 pm

The 2013-14 Head-To-Head Fantasy Basketball Top 50 – Preseason Edition

Dwight Howard

Preseason stats don’t mean too much, but it’s great to finally have something to analyze. Our Offseason Top 50 was gathering a little bit too much rust, so now that we’re a few exhibition games deep, it’s time for adjustments. There aren’t too many drastic differences, but certainly there are some changes worth noting. Read More »

NBA / Oct 8, 2013 / 1:00 pm

20 Teams You Better Be Watching On NBA League Pass This Year

Chauncey Billups, Josh Smith, Brandon Jennings

Every year, diehard NBA fans look forward to a few things that surround the upcoming year other than the season itself.

We as fans have always looked forward to the national TV Schedule, Christmas games, our favorite team’s opening night matchups, when certain players or teams come to our town, when traded players or free agents who jumped ship travel back to the city they were on the year prior, the release of video games and the superstars and rookies’ ratings in them, fantasy drafts and so on and so on. Read More »

NBA / Sep 26, 2013 / 1:30 pm

The NBA’s Top 20 Centers Right Now

Dwight Howard

So much for that idea of the NBA having run out of quality centers outside of two or three names. You can look at a majority of the league’s teams and give a respectable case as to why those centers could be proclaimed All-Stars. There are so many quality centers in the league. In fact, there are three teams on this list that have two centers within the top 20. The NBA isn’t devoid of centers, they’re actually “hording” them on a few rosters. Read More »

NBA, Smack / Sep 13, 2013 / 5:00 pm

Friday The 13th: The 5 Scariest Defenders In The NBA

(photo. Instagram/LarrySanders)

Today is a day where you get to gripe about the usual twists of fate and blame the day instead of whichever deity you identify with. It’s also the day that inspired one of the best movie franchises in horror history: Friday the 13th. In honor of Jason Voorhees and his ilk, we thought we’d provide 5 of the scariest defenders in the NBA. It’s Friday the 13th, and that black cat running across the landscape is really just a defender getting ready to swipe the ball. Read More »

Ink, Smack / Aug 26, 2013 / 11:00 am

Larry Sanders Gets A New Tattoo; Spells “Receive” Wrong

Larry Sanders

Larry Sanders has some of the NBA’s best ink. Seriously, his collection is ridiculous. He once made our All-Tattoo Third Team, and from there, his lineup grew so quickly that we ran a magazine feature on it in Dime #60. But recently, he got a new tattoo and didn’t find out that it was misspelled until posting a photo on Instagram. Read More »

Latest News, NBA / Aug 16, 2013 / 1:23 pm

Report: Larry Sanders Nearing Extension With The Bucks

Larry Sanders

League sources are telling Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski that Larry Sanders is nearing an extension that would pay him $44 million over four years. Read More »

Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Aug 9, 2013 / 1:24 pm

The Top 60 Big Men In Fantasy Basketball

Dwight Howard

While the whole country is gearing up for fantasy football, we here at Dime feel it’s never too early for fantasy basketball draft preparation. We’re in the process of breaking down each position into tiers, continuing in this post with the top spot belonging to the most sought-after free agent in the summer of 2013. Read More »

Video Games / Jul 26, 2013 / 11:45 am

20 NBA Players Whose Rating Should Improve In NBA 2K14

NBA 2K14

Every fall, 2K Sports blesses hoop fans across the country with their release of the latest NBA 2K video game. As anticipation builds, gamers are anxious to find out where their favorite players rank in the game’s newest version. Read More »

NBA, Video / Jul 23, 2013 / 8:30 pm

Watch Anthony Davis Pin Larry Sanders During The USA Men’s National Team Minicamp

Anthony Davis, Larry Sanders (photo. Instagram/NBA)

Anthony Davis, Larry Sanders (photo. Instagram/NBA)

The USA Men’s National Team is practicing in Las Vegas right now as part of the minicamp designed to locate new roster additions as the U.S. prepares for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. As a possible sign of things to come next season, Anthony Davis announced his presence with a nice pin-block on Larry Sanders today. Read More »