TAG: Miles Austin

NBA / Jun 15, 2011 / 12:30 pm

The 5 Biggest Reasons Why I Loved The NBA This Year

Kris Humphries

I’ve never been one for wearing gear on the court. I’m not a good enough basketball player. The NBA is a different story. If you’re a rotation player, you’ve secured an inalienable right to wear whatever you want. But unless it’s a brace, there’s really no point other than style. Take headbands, for instance. LeBron James wears one. So does Jason Terry – and his is slightly off center (someone should really tell him). Neither of them have enough hair to warrant their apparel, but they definitely have enough swag (at least LeBron used to). Read More »

NBA / Feb 7, 2011 / 11:30 am

Dime Q&A: Miles Austin Talks Hoops

After an intense workout at the Under Armour Charged Cotton Event, we were invited back for some fruit smoothies and Gunnar Peterson-approved snacks. In-between mingling with other writers and being fitted for a UA Performance mouthpiece, I got a chance to meet Miles Austin, Pro Bowl wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys. In case you didn’t know, before Austin became a football sensation he was a standout basketball player at Garfield High School in New Jersey, earning second-team All-Bergen honors in basketball and tallying 1,028 points for his career. I got up with Miles to discuss Tony Romo, the Nets moving to Brooklyn and being a Laker fan. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 3, 2011 / 1:30 pm

Vanessa Minnillo Worked Me Out

Under Armour

With the exception of a few pickup basketball games, my exercise routine since the summer has been pretty much nonexistent. To put it bluntly, I was due for a good sweat. Thankfully the good people at Under Armour extended an invitation to work out with celebrity trainer Gunnar Peterson and Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Miles Austin to test out their new line of performance cotton. Read More »