TAG: Metta World Peace

NBA / Sep 25, 2013 / 5:15 pm

The 8 Best Teams In The Eastern Conference This Year

LeBron James

The NBA season is quickly approaching, and as fans, this is sure to be a promising season with many headlines. LeBron James and the Miami Heat are on the hunt for a third straight championship, unless Derrick Rose, holding the most anticipated comeback in sports this year, has something to say about the reign of terror in the East. Read More »

NBA, Smack / Sep 19, 2013 / 10:30 am

Metta World Peace Confident Lakers Will Make the Finals

Metta World Peace

After Metta World Peace was an amnesty casualty of the Lakers this summer, he returned home to New York and signed a deal to play for the Knicks. But he still thinks his former team has a shot at the title. Read More »

instagram / Sep 11, 2013 / 9:30 am

Instagram Video Reveals Metta World Peace Currently Only Has Single Mattress To Sleep On

Metta World Peace

The Artest formerly known as Ron, Metta World Peace was amnestid by the Lakers in July and was signed by the Knicks just three days later. The Knicks needed some perimeter toughness and another *calming* influence to pair with J.R. Smith, but Metta is just now moving in to his NYC digs as a recent IG upload shows us. Read More »

NBA / Sep 3, 2013 / 1:15 pm

Forget Guarantees: The Knicks Won’t Be Winning A Championship Next Season

J.R. Smith

When Game 6 of this past season’s Knicks-Pacers Eastern Conference Semifinal series was winding down and thus marking a bitter end to what had once been a promising season for New York, the same thought continued to repeat itself in my head: J.R. needs to go. J.R. needs to go. J.R. needs to go. J.R. needs to go. Read More »

NBA / Aug 27, 2013 / 11:45 am

The NBA’s 15 Strongest Players

Dwight Howard

The ability to bench press over 300 pounds is typically seen as a unimportant measure of how good a basketball player is. Remember Kevin Durant at the pre-draft combine in 2007? Yeah, exactly. In basketball, a player can get away without that unique strength. Basketball players simply mark strength differently. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Twitter / Aug 13, 2013 / 3:15 pm

The 20 NBA Players You Must Follow On Twitter In 2013

Blake Griffin

Social media is at an all-time high among NBA athletes right now. In the last few weeks, we’ve recapped our top players to follow on Instagram, dropped our top “LOL” moments of NBA social media in 2013 and listed our top NBA fashion trendsetters. As more and more pro ballers continue to dominate our social media networks, we’re taking a look at the top 20 NBA players to follow on Twitter. Read More »

NBA / Aug 12, 2013 / 5:00 pm

The 10 Most Hated Players In The NBA Right Now

Dwight Howard

There are many reasons to have hatred or dislike towards a specific player in the NBA. Some fans just love to hate, whether it’s a star player from a rival team or perhaps you just don’t like the way he comes across. Many of the NBA’s most disliked are hated for the same reason: they come across as arrogant. Others are hated because they play dirty or are consummate actors. Some are hated just because they just know how to win and have the ability to get in your favorite player’s head. The league’s most hated probably have a little of all of the above. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Aug 6, 2013 / 10:15 am

Metta World Peace Releases New Song: “Peace”

Metta World Peace

I can’t say this song is the best thing he’s ever put out, but as a rapper, Metta World Peace is still probably one of the 10 best among NBA players. Read More »

Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Aug 5, 2013 / 12:45 pm

The Top 45 Small Forwards In Fantasy Basketball

LeBron James, Paul Pierce

While all of America is gearing up for fantasy football, we here at Dime feel that 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 spot that starts with the game’s two best players. Read More »

instagram, NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear, Twitter / Aug 2, 2013 / 11:00 am

The Top 15 “LOL” Moments Of NBA Social Media In 2013

samuel l. jackson tweet

Social media has taken over the game — literally. If you’re not front row and center watching your favorite team play, Twitter, Instagram and Vine have you covered.

While outrageous tweets occur as an NBA athlete watches interleague competition in the luxury of their own home, some of the funniest social media instances happen when athletes showcase their human side and some of their extra-curricular activities on our newsfeeds. In light of the animated personalities of the NBA’s brightest stars, we take a look at 15 of the funniest off-court social media moments of 2013. Read More »