St. Patrick High School

Prayer For A Perfect Season: The Love Of The Game Prevails


After last night's dynamic and captivating premiere of HBO's Prayer For A Perfect Season, I can't help but smile at both the timing of its release and the purity that it represents.

Ty Lawson

Allen Iverson’s Comeback Set For Vegas; Rodney Stuckey To China?

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We lost some interest in these exhibition games a while back, but when Allen Iverson shows up in November for his two-day "Las Vegas Superstar Challenge" (Nov.

St. Patrick High School

Prayer For A Perfect Season: An HBO Documentary You Can’t Miss

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While I tend to disagree, people often say that high school basketball is "the last pure platform of the sport.


2010-11 Dime/2K Sports High School All-American Team


It's tough to honestly pick an All-American team.


Dime Q&A: Myck Kabongo Could Be The Best PG In College Hoops

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Austin Rivers, Anthony Davis and Michael Gilchrist have received the most attention amongst the Class of 2011 high school prospects, but you'd be crazy to overlook Myck Kabongo.


16-Year-Old Alex Kline Is The Next Big Name In Scouting

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Most 16-year-old boys are known for either playing sports or sitting at home playing video games.


Future Kentucky Wildcats Do Work At The McDonald’s All American Game


Last night in Chicago was definitely an exciting one in McDonald's All American Game history as more than 20,000 fans (an all-time record) came out to the United Center to watch 48 of the nation's best players put on a show.


NBA All-Star Weekend a showcase for McDonald’s All-Americans


NBA All-Star Weekend is in full effect for the basketball world.


Jordan Brand Classic rosters, featuring high school’s Yao Ming

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Before the NBA All-Star Game's hottest debate turned into a LaMarcus Aldridge celebration -- I think the people of Portland are vying to get LMA awarded a Presidential Medal of Freedom as we speak -- the big argument was over Yao Ming being voted in as an All-Star starter despite playing only five games this season.

Tony Wroten

McDonald’s All-American Game shows its East Coast bias

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Maybe I'd been spoiled over the last few years and become too familiar with seeing my hometown represented at the McDonald's High School All-American Game.


Dime #62: Blake Griffin is a Monster

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Some day next decade, when they write the Wikipedia version of Blake Griffin's basketball career, the pieces will all fit together sensibly.


Clippers beat Lakers in Battle of L.A.; Carmelo’s Denver farewell?

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The last time the Clippers and Lakers saw each other, Kobe Bryant took a break from being the hero (albeit not on purpose) while Derek Fisher hit the game-winner to beat the buzzer and break the Clippers' hearts.

Shabazz Muhammad

Austin Rivers tops High School Hoop National Top 50 ranking

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Unlike the NBA and its salary cap limitations, crapshoot nature of the draft and guaranteed long-term albatross contracts, college basketball always provides a glimmer of hope right around the corner.


Worldwide Wes: Don’t Believe the Hype about Kentucky Influence

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On the summer's last major stage for high school basketball, the Kentucky Wildcats again couldn't stay out of the headlines.

Wichita State

Kentucky’s John Calipari Can Pull Off Amazing Recruiting Hat Trick

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It's safe to say that in one year, John Calipari has turned Kentucky into NBA U.

Stacey Poole

Breaking News: Doron Lamb Headed To Kentucky

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If you missed it on National Signing Day, John Calipari is rebuilding another monster at Kentucky.

#Chris Paul

B-Roy’s Bad News for Portland; NBA coaches meet firing squad

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With the NBA regular season in the books, Thursday was apparently just right for firing coaches.

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