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Playground / Jan 15, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Indianapolis Crowned Red Bull Midnight Run Champion

Red Bull Mightnight Run Champions, Indianapolis

Red Bull Mightnight Run Champions, Indianapolis (photo. Red Bull)

After seven months, the Red Bull Midnight Run has reached its conclusion, and the team outta Indianapolis upset a number of heavy favorites to claim the ultimate bragging rights as the “best basketball city in the country.” (Take a look at all the top plays and top dunks during the Final Round last week at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.) Read More »

Playground / Jan 9, 2014 / 6:00 pm

Video: Top 8 Plays Of Red Bull Midnight Run

Red Bull Midnight Run Top Plays

It’s been more than seven months, and we’re finally coming to the heavily-anticipated conclusion of the Red Bull Midnight Run. Tonight and tomorrow, Brooklyn’s Barclays Center plays host to the Finals as we finally found out which of the nine cities will claim the ultimate bragging rights. We’ve already shown you the top eight dunks from the opening round, but now we’re showing the top eight plays in the lead-up to the new champion. Read More »

Playground / Jan 8, 2014 / 9:45 pm

Video: Top 8 Biggest Dunks Of Red Bull Midnight Run

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The Red Bull Midnight Run will finish up in Brooklyn this Thursday and Friday night to settle the age old debate: which city deserves the ultimate bragging rights? After first round stops in nine different cities, the best eight players in each city have been selected, and now they’ll square off to finally decide which city features the best ballers in the country. But first, lets take a look back at the best eight dunks through the first nine stops around the country. Read More »

Playground, Video / Dec 12, 2013 / 10:00 am

Barclays Center Hosts Upcoming Red Bull Midnight Run Finals

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Round one of the Red Bull Midnight Run started half a year ago on the first day of June. Over the course of three months, in nine different cities, eight players were selected among the hundred best in each city by talent scouts such as John Wall and Anthony Davis. On January 10, following the Heat’s visit to face the Nets, those players are meeting in Brooklyn to decide which city will have the ultimate bragging rights. Read More »

Video / Nov 1, 2013 / 11:11 pm

Maestro Knows: Blake Griffin Travels To Alcatraz

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Maestro Knows (photo. Levi Maestro)

The last time we got up with Levi Maestro, he was chilling with Blake Griffin and checking out his game day routine. Well, in the latest episode of Maestro Knows, the two connected again to travel to Alcatraz. The Red Bull King Of The Rock finals were held there and Griffin came through to check out the action. Read More »

Playground / Sep 4, 2013 / 4:30 pm

Red Bull Midnight Run Invades Houston To Complete Round One

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Round one of the Red Bull Midnight Run is now complete, as the competition for the ultimate bragging rights made its final stop in Houston. The competition kicked off June 1, and over three months we hit nine cities: Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia, New Orleans, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, New York, and Houston. Read More »

Playground / Aug 30, 2013 / 3:45 pm

During The Red Bull Midnight Run New York, Two Local Standouts Tell Us “You Gotta Bring It”

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On Friday, August 16, the best non-NBA players in the New York City area headed to East Rutherford, New Jersey to play for a spot on New York’s Red Bull Midnight Run squad. The best eight guys in the gym would be selected to represent NY in a final showdown this winter against eight other cities at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Read More »

Playground / Aug 21, 2013 / 3:30 pm

Red Bull Midnight Run Shows Los Angeles Might Have The Best Basketball Talent In The Country

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Los Angeles played host to Red Bull Midnight Run on Wednesday, August 14, and the players that showed up proved that L.A. has much more than just acting talent. The skill and energy level on display in L.A. put them among the front-runners for the finals at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn this fall. Read More »

NBA / Aug 16, 2013 / 11:30 am

Dime Q&A: Blake Griffin On His Jordan Collection & Whether He Could Play In The NFL

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Blake Griffin (photo. Cassy Athena)

On Wednesday night, the Red Bull Midnight Run made its way to L.A. Blake Griffin, who has been one of the faces of Red Bull basketball, stopped by to assist the Dime crew in picking the top eight players to travel to Brooklyn for the Red Bull Midnight Run finals. Read More »

Playground / Aug 15, 2013 / 4:45 pm

Red Bull Midnight Run Invades Indianapolis

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When debating which city has the best basketball talent, Hoosier country has to be in the discussion. While other cities are still building their basketball identity, Indiana’s is set in stone. There are few cities with more basketball history, and that’s why it was mandatory to bring this year’s Red Bull Midnight Run to Naptown. Read More »