TAG: Maya Moore

WNBA / Jul 23, 2014 / 11:30 am

Maya Moore Makes WNBA History With 48-Point Night

Maya Moore

Although it’s the NBA superstars who receive the bulk of basketball attention, there are multiple players in the WNBA who continue to impress on a nightly basis. None, however, more than Maya Moore, who just dropped 24 points in this past weekend’s all-star game, but doubled that output for a career-high last night. Read More »

WNBA / Jul 18, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Summer Hoops: 15 WNBA-to-NBA Comparisons

Candace Parker

I’m tired of feeling like I have to begin every women’s basketball column defending the sport and explaining why I watch women’s basketball. So for that, I’ll just say this: As a man, if you don’t have any deep-seeded problems with women in general, then you shouldn’t have any problems watching, appreciating and – stick with me here – maybe even enjoying women’s basketball. Read More »

Video / Jul 14, 2014 / 12:15 pm

Jordan Brand’s Epic New Derek Jeter Spot, “Re2pect,” Will Give You Goose Bumps

Derek Jeter, Michael Jordan

In Jordan Brand‘s new ad for Derek Jeter, scheduled to air just before he appears in the 2014 MLB All-Star Game Tuesday night, a stunning collection of fellow baseball players, NBA stars, coaches, managers, musicians, movie directors, a former NYC mayor, the G.O.A.T, New Yorkers, and even Sawx fans all tip their caps to the Captain. We don’t really like baseball (to slow), but Jeter is an institution in New York, and this 90-second spot is sure to raise the hairs on your arms regardless of how you feel about baseball. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 15, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Nike Introduces 2014 Black History Month Collection

Nike 2014 BHM Collection

Today, Nike officially unveiled their 2014 “Black History Month” collection, which includes new product from LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony, as well as other incredible athletes like Allyson Felix, Maya Moore and Ishod Wair. Designed with the theme of sport royalty, the collection includes 23 performance and lifestyle products in footwear, apparel and equipment, all of them sporting a purple, burgundy, gold, black and grey colorway. Read More »

Latest News, NBA / Oct 28, 2013 / 3:30 pm

Pepsi MAX & Kyrie Irving Present: Uncle Drew Chapter 3

Uncle Drew

Uncle Drew is finally back. Revealed today, Pepsi MAX & Kyrie Irving Present: Uncle Drew Chapter 3, the latest installment in what is quickly becoming one of the most iconic marketing campaigns ever. This year features the introduction of two new characters to the team: Nate Robinson (“Lights”) and Maya Moore (“Betty Lou”). Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 4, 2013 / 10:30 am

Maya Moore’s Sick Collection Of Jordan Brand Player Exclusives For This Season

Air Jordan XX3

Maya Moore has returned to Minnesota for her third season in the WNBA, and thanks to Jordan Brand, we’re getting an official look at the 23-year-old’s sick player exclusives for the summer. Read More »

College / Jan 30, 2012 / 1:00 pm

The Top 5 College Basketball Performances Of The Weekend

Terrence Jones

Just because LeBron James wrecked Bill Walker on Friday and jumped over John Lucas III on Sunday, don’t forget there was a solid weekend of college basketball being played, too. There were two days of action, but only five teams won the weekend. Here they are: Read More »

Featured Gallery, Latest News, NBA / Jan 3, 2012 / 12:00 pm

Dime #67: Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving Is The New King In Town

Kyrie Irving

I now understand what it’s like to be Kobe Bryant or LeBron James. During the 149-day lockout, I was repeatedly asked the same question over and over again: “How does the lockout affect your job?” By about the eighth time I heard this, I had developed a stock response that I could tell people. “NBA or no NBA, we’re still good. There’s college, high school and overseas ball, and now we just have more time to cover the players’ lives off the court.” Truthfully, I only partly believed myself. Read More »

WNBA / Jul 20, 2011 / 11:00 am

Dime Q&A: Cappie Pondexter Talks Knicks, Fashion & Michael Jordan

Cappie Pondexter

You may know Cappie Pondexter as the sweet-shooting New York Liberty guard – the one who has posted an 18.4 scoring average through the first third of the 2011 WNBA season. But that’s just her summer job. In the winter, you can find Pondexter in Russia hooping in the EuroLeague for UMMC Ekaterinburg. Or you can find her working for 4 Season Style Management, the image consulting company she co-founded. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, WNBA / Jul 18, 2011 / 2:30 pm

Rookie Maya Moore Has The WNBA’s Best-Selling Jersey

Maya Moore

Despite only entering the league this spring, Maya Moore has already become the proud owner of the WNBA’s best-selling jersey. Why is this a big deal you may ask? This is based on sales from October 2010 through June 2011. Not bad for this April’s No. 1 pick sporting No. 23 for the Minnesota Lynx. And in case you were wondering, Moore supplanted Candace Parker who has held the top ranking since October 2008 and boasts the best-selling jersey in NBA Store history. Read More »