#Chris Paul

Come Flail Away: The NBA’s Top 20 Worst Flops

There are a few basic certainties around basketball, from the rec league to the NBA: Players will dribble and shoot and scream "Oooohhhhh.

#BLAKE GRIFFIN

Scottie Pippen Still Thinks LeBron Could Become The Best Ever

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There's nothing that lights up a room of hoopheads quite like saying someone is better than Michael Jordan.

#KOBE BRYANT

NBA Lockout Talks Reach A Breaking Point; Andrei Kirilenko Is Going Home

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There's nothing else to say at this point, other than if they don't get this deal done by Monday, David Stern and the rest of the NBA will start canceling games.

Video Games

Hall Of Famers & Hip-Hop Legends Help Launch NBA 2K12 In Style

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The elite of the basketball and hip-hop communities gathered last night to celebrate the launch of one of the most highly anticipated video game releases in years: NBA 2K12.

Smack

Gilbert Arenas Goes Off (Again); And Derek Fisher Is Second-Guessed (Again)

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One of these days, Gilbert Arenas is going to say the wrong thing, pop off and end up crossing the wrong team.

#CHICAGO BULLS

The NBA Finals: Best Game 5s Ever

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You don't need me to point out that tonight is the biggest game of the season.

#KOBE BRYANT

Dime’s All-Shaq Teams

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With the sudden retirement of Shaquille O'Neal from the NBA, we got to thinking about all the great players that the Big Social Security Applier played with during his 19 seasons in the league.

Robert Horry

1 NBA Player. 1 Three. Who Takes The Shot?

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The rainy day here in NYC has us talking in the office about the best NBA three-point shooters of all-time.

#LeBron James

Triple O.G.’s

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Last night, NBA fans were given something we've never seen before.

Wes Johnson

Last-minute rumors and trades before the 2010 NBA Draft

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Later on tonight, 60 ballplayers will live out a dream moment, while at least 60 more will feel the sting of getting pretty close to the dream but falling short.

TONY PARKER

Who is the NBA’s best role player of all-time?

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While I missed the majority of Lakers/Celtics Game 6 for my cousin's high school graduation, everyone I know who watched the game had to come up with something to talk about during L.

#KOBE BRYANT

“Big Shot Fish” blasts Celtics in Game 3

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The thing about Robert Horry that a lot of people didn't appreciate: He wasn't just knocking down one huge shot here or there at random intervals, he could take over an entire fourth quarter of a game by hitting multiple huge shots.

#KOBE BRYANT

Kobe drops 30, Gasol dominates, Lakers draw first blood

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If you can't teach height, then you can't coach height, and so in that case you can see why the Celtics are in trouble.

#KOBE BRYANT

Single-Season Team of the Decade

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Watching "SportsCenter" run their Top 10 NBA plays of the decade the other night -- where the top three coincidentally involved LeBron and Kobe directly -- I officially ran out of patience for this "decade" stuff.

#BLAKE GRIFFIN

Paul Bearer

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Contrary to what Chris Webber said last night, the Celtics are not going to win the 2010 championship because they picked up Rasheed Wallace.

#CARMELO ANTHONY

The NBA’s 30 best go-to players (#7: Brandon Roy)

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Who do you want your offense to run through with everything on the line.

#CARMELO ANTHONY

Nuggets get locked up abroad; Shaq says ’10 Cavs > ’00-02 Lakers

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Principal D-Stern had to have been pleased with his product yesterday, as two of the NBA's three preseason games took place outside the United States.

#video

We Reminisce: Shawn Kemp Posterizes Robert Horry

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Sometimes you forget how good Shawn Kemp was.

#Chris Paul

The NBA’s Sneaky-Dirty Top 10

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With Bruce Bowen retiring last week and John Stockton headed for the Hall of Fame this week, the concept of the "dirty" basketball player has been in discussion around the Dime office.


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