Mahinmi is becoming a crash test dummy.
- Geek & Sci-Fi
Coaches use all sorts of tactics to motivate their players.
Since the Washington Wizards took care of business rather early by winning their first-round series against the Chicago Bulls in five games, the basketball world has had some time to digest what just happened.
The Washington Wizards ran into a deranged fan, not so uncommon in the sports landscape, but this man's anger and violence as the Wizards were eliminating the Chicago Bulls in the first round, called for a formal investigation.
It’s that time of year again.
One of these things is not like the others.
There are a lot of Dime readers who seem to think the contemporary NBA has gone soft.
The Wizards-Raptors game on Thursday night was supposed to take a backseat to the games on TNT.
The Staples Center sets up shop for some of the best dunks and alley-oops you'll see this year.
We're pretty hesitant to award dunks poster status, but even we had to acknowledge this next one deserves the distinction.
These two buckets by Raptors big man Jonas Valanciunas might say more about the defense of the Wizards than it does about the cutting ability of the second-year Lithuanian, but he finished a pair of zapped entry passes with two-handed dunks that almost ripped the rim off the glass.
Player values are officially set in stone now, so it's time to update the Top 50.
First pair of Wizards to score 30 or more since together Gilbert Arenas and Antawn Jamison in 2009.
"Once you gain a nickname in this league, that's the ultimate respect" - Paul Pierce In many cases, what Pierce said was true (see what I did there.
The movie Friday, the 1995 stoner flick featuring Ice Cube and Chris Tucker, has become a cult classic over the years.
It was hard to take too much from this year's preseason, but the position battles, first looks at rookies, and injuries made it much more intriguing to the fantasy world.
This season, one of the biggest (and soon to be most repetitive) storylines will be the ensuing craziness that occurs when superstars like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade, Dirk Nowitzki, and yes, even Chris Bosh can become free agents.
While the whole country is gearing up for fantasy football, we here at Dime feel it's never too early for fantasy basketball draft preparation.
Just because the season is over doesn't mean Dime won't be bringing you any fantasy content.