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College / Mar 24, 2010 / 4:18 pm

My Top 10 Favorite Washington Huskies of the Past 25 Years

Nate Robinson at UW

Parity is real in college basketball. For the Dime editorial team, that was never more clear than a couple days ago when somebody pitched the idea that we make up lists of our Top-10 favorite players from each the Sweet Sixteen programs, and we quickly realized there aren’t that many tradition-rich options on the board. Ranking your 10 favorite Baylor basketball players would be like making an all-time Charlotte Bobcats team. Read More »

NBA / Jan 25, 2010 / 2:50 pm

Aaron Brooks: The NBA’s Next Top Point Guard

Aaron Brooks

Regrouping is never easy after losing your team’s best player, let alone your franchise’s three big stars. Even so, Aaron Brooks has the Houston Rockets gunning for the postseason once again this season. With his team currently in 8th place in the West, Brooks (18.7 ppg, 5.0 apg) is getting serious All-Star consideration. In the current issue of Dime, he talks about setting himself up for this breakout campaign.


It would have been all too easy to write off the Houston Rockets as Lottery bait heading into this season. Read More »