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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


“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 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.


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.


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.


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.


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.

We Reminisce

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.


The Philippines Is The NBA’s Next Frontier

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When Gerald wrote last week about cities that deserve an NBA team, he focused on just North American cities.


Al Harrington almost choked out Don Nelson

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Just yesterday, I was watching an old Suns/Rockets game on ESPN Classic when I was reminded of the time Robert Horry threw a towel in Danny Ainge's face when Ainge was coaching Horry in Phoenix.

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