Tag: DimeMag

Jimmer Fredette Will Reportedly Meet With The Suns As He Seeks An NBA Return

Getty Image It’s March, which means it’s an appropriate time to think about some college basketball legends before this year’s tournament gets underway in earnest on Thursday. Over the past decade, few college basketball players have been as electrifying as Jimmer Fredette was at BYU, as he launched deep threes and lit up scoreboards for […]

Read More

Marcus Smart Was Ejected For Shoving Joel Embiid To The Ground

Getty Image Joel Embiid and the Boston Celtics don’t exactly get along very well. Embiid got into a kerfuffle with Terry Rozier during the playoffs last year, and when the two teams met in Philadelphia on Wednesday, fireworks flew once again. Early in the third quarter, Embiid sent Smart to the floor with an elbow […]

Read More

John Calipari Reportedly Has ‘Serious Interest’ In The Coaching Job At UCLA

Getty Image This is John Calipari‘s time of year. Not only is college basketball’s most high-profile coach prepping his Kentucky Wildcats for the NCAA Tournament as they square off against No. 15 Abilene Christian on Thursday; it’s also the time of year that Coach Cal faces annual questions about his future and whether he might […]

Read More

Kent Bazemore Put Out A Statement About Getting Crossed Up By James Harden

Getty Image James Harden is an extremely crafty basketball player. He’s excellent at getting checked 1-on-1, then digging deep into his bag of tricks to make an opposing defender look foolish. The latest example of this came on Tuesday night against the Atlanta Hawks, when Harden put Hawks wing Kent Bazemore in the spin cycle. […]

Read More

D’Angelo Russell Had 27 In The Fourth As The Nets Came Back From 28 Down To Beat The Kings

Getty Image The Brooklyn Nets are fighting for a playoff berth in the Eastern Conference, which means every game is important until they clinch a top-8 spot. On Wednesday in Sacramento, it appeared one opportunity would surely slip by to get a win as they trailed by 25 entering the fourth quarter against the Kings. […]

Read More

Doc Rivers Put An End To Lakers Rumors Saying His ‘Job Is Not Done’ With The Clippers

Getty Image The LA Clippers are one of the better stories of the NBA season, pushing toward the playoffs with a fun, balanced squad. In fact, the Clippers have (somehow) improved after trading arguably their best player, Tobias Harris, to the Philadelphia 76ers and head coach Doc Rivers is rightfully receiving all kinds of attention […]

Read More

Ben Simmons Gave ‘Egg Boy’ A Shoutout On His Sneakers Against The Hornets

Getty Image Egg Boy became a viral sensation over the weekend after video hit the internet of Australian teenager Will Connolly smashing an egg on the back of the head of senator Fraser Anning, who blamed the massacre of Muslims in Christchurch, New Zealand on Islam as a religion. If you haven’t seen it by […]

Read More

Romeo Langford Will Not Play In Indiana’s NIT Opener Against St. Francis

Getty Image Indiana might have been the most fascinating team on the 2019 NCAA Tournament bubble. The Hoosiers had a laundry list of great wins — including a pair of victories over Big Ten Tournament champion Michigan State — but sat at an underwhelming 17-15. Ultimately, the committee left Archie Miller’s squad out, and instead, […]

Read More

Igor Kokoskov Left Bulls-Suns Early Over Frustration With A Late Jim Boylen Timeout

Getty Image Jim Boylen’s first season as head coach of the Chicago Bulls has been, well, let’s just say interesting. After taking over for Fred Hoiberg after the ex-Iowa State coach was fired, Boylen clashed with his players over what they felt was too aggressive an approach to practices, which initially were hours long and […]

Read More

Isaiah Thomas’ Green And Gold Shoes Were Originally Made For The 2017 NBA Finals

Getty Image Isaiah Thomas returned to the place that, briefly, made him an All-Star on Monday night when the Nuggets visited Boston and beat the Celtics. Thomas has fallen out of the Nuggets rotation as he continues to try and find his rhythm after returning from his hip injury earlier in 2019, but Mike Malone […]

Read More

Damon Jones Offered Up Details About The J.R. Smith Soup Incident, Including Them Not Speaking For Months

Getty Image More than a year has passed since Cleveland Cavaliers swingman J.R. Smith was suspended for throwing a bowl of soup at an assistant coach. Even with a decent amount of time between the incident and now, the shock factor of that sentence hasn’t really worn off but the assistant in question was Damon […]

Read More

The Celtics Finally Gave Isaiah Thomas His Long-Awaited Tribute Video

Getty Image Things didn’t end in perfect fashion for Isaiah Thomas in Boston and, in many ways, that is unfortunate. However, the former All-Star guard returned to the TD Garden on Monday evening as a member of the Denver Nuggets and, after a long and winding road, Thomas (finally) received his tribute video from the […]

Read More

Draymond Green Isn’t Worried About Kevin Durant’s Free Agency He Just Wants To Three-Peat

Getty Image Kevin Durant and Draymond Green have not had the smoothest of seasons together with the Golden State Warriors. The two-time defending NBA champions are still in line to defend their title once more, but the getting there hasn’t been easy for a Warriors team that’s endured chatter about the team’s workings on a […]

Read More

Kevin Durant Says Klay Thompson ‘Deserves’ To Make His First NBA All-Defensive Team

Getty Image For as much love as Klay Thompson gets for his abilities on the defensive side of the ball, you might be surprised to learn that the slightly less-famous member of The Splash Brothers has never made an All-Defensive Team during his first seven years in the NBA. Despite the Warriors regularly ranking in […]

Read More

Fred Hoiberg Is Reportedly The ‘Frontrunner’ To Take Over At Nebraska If It Fires Tim Miles

Getty Image When the Chicago Bulls elected to part ways with Fred Hoiberg in December, many believed it wouldn’t take long for the 46-year-old to return to the bench in some capacity. Hoiberg reportedly wanted to stay in the NBA mix but, given his previous success as the head coach at Iowa State, plenty of […]

Read More