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dimemag.com Updated Aug 27, 2013
Nothing ever stabs as deep as a career cut short. With Grant Hill, Penny Hardaway and Tracy McGrady, three similarly-sized players who were meant to redefine the point guard, shooting guard and small forward positions, it feels like someone took a sword…Upvote Share Tweet
Scottie Pippen won't face criminal charges for a fight with a man who authorities say was drunk when he demanded an autograph and photo with the former Chicago Bulls star, then faked seizures after claiming Pippen punched him in the face.Upvote Share Tweet
Larry Sanders to donate a season ticket to the Boys and Girls Club for every Bucks season ticket sold this weekyahoo.com Aug 27, 2013We don’t usually like shilling for individual team tickets here at Ball Don’t Lie – I swear – but this is a cool promotion that shouldn’t go unnoticed. Milwaukee Bucks big man Larry Sanders was recently signed to a four-year, $44 million extension, big …Upvote Share Tweet
Richard Hamilton talks about the terrible day that the Pistons dealt Chauncey Billupsyahoo.com Aug 27, 2013Back in the Detroit area to appear at a charity golf tournament, free agent guard Richard Hamilton reflected un-fondly on the Nov. 2008 trade that sent Chauncey Billups to the Denver Nuggets in a package that sent Allen Iverson to Detroit. From the Detr…Upvote Share Tweet
2013 NBA Rookies Talk About Their Upcoming Season & The Most Underrated Part Of Their Gamedimemag.com Aug 27, 2013The No. 1 pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, Anthony Bennett, spoke with Carl Lamarre about joining the Cavaliers with Kyrie Irving as well as other interviews with Timberwolves’ rookie Shabazz Muhammad, and the Pistons’ triumvirate of Kentavious Caldwell-Pope…Upvote Share Tweet
Mint Condition: Search For The UniqueAug 27Join Michele Steele as she finds the coolest and most unique memorabilia at the National Sports Collector's Convention in Chicago, including Michael Jordan's birth certificate and a valuable LeBron James card.
Siva High Expectations For LouisvilleAug 27ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman breaks down former Louisville PG Peyton Siva praising this year's team.