Arron Afflalo

Report: Nuggets Trade Arron Afflalo & Gee To Trail Blazers For Barton, Robinson, Claver And Protected First-Round Pick

The Denver Nuggets have traded Arron Afflalo to the Portland Trail Blazers for three players and a lottery-protected 2016 first-round pick.


15 Colleges That Produce The Best NBA Players

With All-Stars like LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard running the league from an attention standpoint, it's hard to argue that high schoolers can't make the successful jump to the NBA.


Why The Cleveland Cavaliers May Be Headed Back To The Lottery

Cavs General manager Chris Grant is not in danger of losing his job, writes the Cleveland Plain Dealer's Mary Schmitt Boyer in this weekend's mailbag.


The NBA’s 30 Best Dunkers

Nothing gets us going in the Dime offices like a good ol' fashioned debate, and the best debates are the ones that get heated.


Kyrie Irving Can’t Beat Denver By Himself; A Philly Surprise Erupts

Once we saw the schedule had Denver and Cleveland last night, we set our watches.


Wednesday Dunk Battle Returns: Durant Vs. James Vs. Lillard Vs. Gee


Ladies and gentlemen, it's the return of the Wednesday Dunk Battle, the Internet's only democratic, scientific determination of slam dunk effectiveness in relation to its peers.


Alonzo Gee Smack Down Alley-Oop Slam

Alonzo Gee smacks down the alley-oop slam assisted by Kyrie Irving.


The Spurs Pay Up Big For Sending Players Home; Russell Westbrook Has A Game Like No One Else

David Stern dropped a $250,000 fine on San Antonio on Friday afternoon, then said he doesn't want to talk about it any more.


Video: Alonzo Gee’s Angry Slam on the Phoenix Suns

The Cavs' Alonzo Gee finds a seam in the Sun's defense and makes them pay: For breaking news, rumors, exclusive content, and contests sent right to your inbox, sign up here for the Dime Email Newsletter. Follow Dime Magazine on Twitter Become a fan of Dime Magazine on Facebook.

Richard Hamilton

5 Early Season NBA Statistical Anomalies That Won’t Last

The NBA season is just warming up, and like everything from Kobe's shooting percentages to Marcin Gortat leading the league in blocks, there are bound to be some statistical anomalies occuring out of sheer luck.


James Harden Fails A Big Test; LeBron Earns One Of The Weirdest Technicals Ever

Even if James Harden wasn't, we all had waited a long time for last night.


Video: Cleveland’s Top 10 Plays Of 2011-12

When I was coming up with a list earlier this week about the coaches most likely to face off, Cleveland coach Byron Scott kept coming to mind.


Alonzo Gee’s Top 10 Dunks Of 2012

Alonzo Gee will be heading back to Cleveland after agreeing to a multi-year contract, the Cleveland Plain-Dealer reported today, and that's not just good for Gee, who could be a full-time starter under Byron Scott this season after opening 31 games in 2011-12.


The NBA’s Top 20 Dunkers

Nothing gets us going in the Dime offices like a good ol' fashioned debate, and the best debates are the ones that get heated.


Daily Fantasy Basketball Diagnosis: 4.11

Beast of the Night: DeMarcus Cousins finished with 25 points, 18 rebounds, three assists, six steals and two blocks last night.


Daily Fantasy Basketball Diagnosis: 3.28

Beast of the Night: Kevin Love posted 28 points, 11 rebounds, two assists, one steal, four blocks and four three-pointers in a losing effort against the Grizzlies.


Daily Fantasy Basketball Diagnosis: 3.22

Beast of the Night: Kevin Durant posted 32 points, nine rebounds, five assists, two steals, a block and a three-pointer last night.


The Bulls Annihilate An East Contender; Gilbert Arenas Finally Finds A Team

Actually, we're not even sure we should call Orlando a contender after last night.

Trevor Ariza

Daily Fantasy Basketball Diagnosis: 2.22


Beast of the Night: Dwyane Wade scored 30 points, grabbed four rebounds, dished out 10 assists, stole three balls and blocked two shots last night.

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