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Dwyane Wade Used A “Hollywood As Hell” Backdrop At His Wedding

Dwyane Wade Used A “Hollywood As Hell” Backdrop At His Wedding

dimemag.com Updated 2 hours ago
Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union got married over the weekend. Everyone involved with the wedding reportedly signed non-disclosure agreements, so we probably won’t hear much about the actual proceedings. Still, several Instagram photos did make their way…
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  • Iggy: “I Had A Better Shot At Halle Berry” Than Under Armour Ha…

    Iggy: “I Had A Better Shot At Halle Berry” Than Under Armour Had With Durant

    dimemag.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    On Sunday, news came that Nike had matched Under Armour‘s gargantuan 10-year, $265-285 million offer and would retain signature NBA star, Kevin Durant until 2024. When current Under Armour athlete and new Hawks wing, Kent Bazemore, tweeted out a thanks …
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  • D-Wade & Gabrielle Union Make Wedding Guests Sign Non-Discl…

    D-Wade & Gabrielle Union Make Wedding Guests Sign Non-Disclosure Agreement

    dimemag.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    The upcoming nuptials on Saturday between Heat guard Dwyane Wade and his actress/model girlfriend Gabrielle Union, is sure to include a bevy of stars in attendance, but good luck finding any delicious gossip about what goes on during their “I do’s.” The…
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  • Heat sign guard Shannon Brown

    Heat sign guard Shannon Brown

    nba.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)
    The Miami HEAT announced today that they have signed guard Shannon Brown. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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  • Dick Bavetta’s Three Favorite NBA Crowds: L.A., New York, Bosto…

    Dick Bavetta’s Three Favorite NBA Crowds: L.A., New York, Boston

    dimemag.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)
    Recently retired NBA referee Dick Bavetta named his three favorite NBA crowds in an interview this week. In a lengthy chat with Steve Aschburner of NBA.com’s Hang Time Blog, Bavetta revealed his favorite NBA cities, best crowds and most memorable fans, …
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  • Joel Embiid On Why Shabazz Napier Gets Dunked On By LeBron In N…

    Joel Embiid On Why Shabazz Napier Gets Dunked On By LeBron In NBA 2K15 Trailer

    dimemag.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)
    2K Sports released an extended trailer for NBA 2K15 this week. In it, Miami Heat rookie guard Shabazz Napier is featured prominently towards the end when he’s on the receiving end of a slam dunk from LeBron James. Sixers rookie Joel Embiid took to Twitt…
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  • Hawks officially re-sign improving SF Scott

    Hawks officially re-sign improving SF Scott

    ESPN.com nba.com Aug 26
    The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed Mike Scott, who improved his 3-point shot in his second season and almost doubled his scoring average.
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  • Chris Bosh’s Latest Photobomb: Matthew McConaughey At The Emmys

    Chris Bosh’s Latest Photobomb: Matthew McConaughey At The Emmys

    dimemag.com Aug 26
    Chris Bosh has become well known for his photobombing in the NBA. He was at the primetime Emmy Awards last night and unleashed his latest epic. Photobombing has become a trend in the NBA. Last year, Bosh and the Miami Heat made a habit of popping up in …
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  • Hornets Coach Clifford Says Lance Stephenson “Can Do Everything…

    Hornets Coach Clifford Says Lance Stephenson “Can Do Everything” Offensively

    dimemag.com Aug 26
    The Charlotte Bobcats were one of the most surprising teams of the 2013-2014 season. Broadly questioned when they signed Al Jefferson to an outsized contract of three years and $40 million last summer, the Bobcats rode his low-post supremacy and team-wi…
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  • Lakers sign second-round pick Jordan Clarkson

    Lakers sign second-round pick Jordan Clarkson

    nba.com Aug 25
    The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Jordan Clarkson, the 46th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, whose rights were acquired from the Washington Wizards on draft night, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak.
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  • Kobe To LeBron After 2010 Decision: “We’re Going To Win The Cha…

    Kobe To LeBron After 2010 Decision: “We’re Going To Win The Championship”

    dimemag.com Aug 25
    Not even Kobe Bryant can always walk the walk. After LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2010 to form a super-team with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, Bryant sent the reigning MVP an unsurprisingly confident and contentious text message predicting…
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  • Hawks re-sign backup guard Mack

    Hawks re-sign backup guard Mack

    nba.com ESPN.com Aug 22
    The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed guard Shelvin Mack, who general manager Danny Ferry says proved to be a good fit for coach Mike Budenholzer's system.
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  • Danny Ferry And The Transformation Of The Atlanta Hawks

    Danny Ferry And The Transformation Of The Atlanta Hawks

    dimemag.com Aug 22
    The Atlanta Hawks of the late 2000s and early 2010s were the laughing stock of the NBA. Entrenched in the dark confines of mediocrity, General Manager Rick Sund made one ill-timed move after another to maintain his big-name, slightly-above-average core …
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  • Nene Compares Anthony Davis To Street Fighter’s Yogi “Dhalsim”

    Nene Compares Anthony Davis To Street Fighter’s Yogi “Dhalsim”

    dimemag.com Aug 20
    Wizards Brazilian big man Nene never struck us as a player prone to hyperbole. That’s what make his complimentary comments about Anthony Davis to NBA.com’s Steve Ashburner all the more flattering. When Nene compares you to an iconic Street Fighter chara…
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  • Seven charged with trespassing at Allen's home

    Seven charged with trespassing at Allen's home

    ESPN.com nba.com Aug 20
    Seven people were charged Wednesday with trespassing at former Miami Heat player Ray Allen's home while his wife and four young children were asleep upstairs.
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  • Shawn Marion isn't a panacea for the Cleveland Cavaliers, and t…

    Shawn Marion isn't a panacea for the Cleveland Cavaliers, and that's just fine

    yahoo.com Aug 18
    The Miami Heat “only” won two championships during LeBron James’ four seasons with the team, with the main personnel criticism from that run coming in the form of chiding the team’s front office for only going after big names in its attempts to build a …
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  • Apparently Paul Pierce Spends His Summers On Jets With Al Pacin…

    Apparently Paul Pierce Spends His Summers On Jets With Al Pacino

    dimemag.com Aug 17
    The headline says it all. Future Hall-of-Famer and key Washington Wizards free agent acquisition Paul Pierce shared an Instagram photo yesterday of he and legendary actor Al Pacino on a private plane. Better than the picture itself might be the incredib…
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  • Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Winners

    Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Winners

    dimemag.com Aug 17
    July has come and gone and August is quickly doing the same. You know what that means? The NBA Offseason is on its last leg and winding down as teams begin to look towards the start of camp. Rosters are pretty much set, the dog days of hefty contracts h…
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  • Teens enter Ray Allen's Fla. home through unlocked door in midd…

    Teens enter Ray Allen's Fla. home through unlocked door in middle of night while wife, children sleep

    yahoo.com Aug 15
    It's perfectly reasonable to want to know whether Ray Allen has chosen to return to the Miami Heat for a 19th pro season or if, like fellow free-agent sharpshooters Mike Miller and James Jones before him, he's decided to follow LeBron James north to Ohi…
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  • We Reminisce: Magic Wins Finals MVP As An NBA Rookie

    We Reminisce: Magic Wins Finals MVP As An NBA Rookie

    dimemag.com Aug 14
    Magic Johnson turns 55 today. To honor his birthday, we take a look back at his incredible rookie season, which ended with Magic winning NBA Finals MVP as the Lakers defeated the 76ers in six games to win the title. Taken first overall in the 1979 NBA D…
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  • Heat-Cavs Christmas matchup highlights 2014-15 schedule

    Heat-Cavs Christmas matchup highlights 2014-15 schedule

    LeBron James will play his first game since rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers at home Oct. 30 against New York, then return to Miami for the first time on Christmas.
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  • Paul Pierce saw a ghost, practiced some jump shots

    Paul Pierce saw a ghost, practiced some jump shots

    yahoo.com Aug 13
    Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce could have retired after his last contract expired. He could have walked away from the NBA with a championship ring in hand, 10 All-Star games, more than 25,000 points and nearly $184 million in career earnings to …
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  • Incredible New Vince Carter Mix Showcases Vinsanity’s Reincarna…

    Incredible New Vince Carter Mix Showcases Vinsanity’s Reincarnation With Mavs

    dimemag.com Aug 13
    Over a decade ago Vince Carter was mentioned in the same breath as Kobe Bryant. It seems crazy now, especially after Kobe’s five rings ran parallel to Carter’s now-five separate teams since leaving the Raptors in the lurch midway through the 2004-05 sea…
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  • Magic: Think L.A. will get NFL team in 2 years

    Magic: Think L.A. will get NFL team in 2 years

    ESPN.com Aug 13
    Los Angeles Lakers Hall of Famer Magic Johnson says Los Angeles is ready for the return of an NFL team.
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  • Video - Theory Of Gravity 01:29

    Theory Of Gravity

    Aug 25
    The shooting ability of LeBron's new Big 3 have the potential to make life on offense a whole lot easier for him.
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    10 Must-See NBA Games

    Aug 13
    Breaking down the ten of the best games in upcoming 2014-15 NBA season.
  • Video - Nets' Schedule Announced 02:08

    Nets' Schedule Announced

    Aug 13
    ESPNNewYork.com's Ohm Youngmisuk previews the Nets' 2014-15 schedule.
  • Video - A Quiz For Stephen Curry 02:13

    A Quiz For Stephen Curry

    Aug 12
    We caught up with Stephen Curry at Degree Men DO:MORE Three "Point" Basketball Clinic where he revealed real first name is Wardell, which prompted a TrueHoop TV quiz of the NBA star.

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    Aug 31
    With Kevin Durant on the verge of a move to Under Armour, sources told ESPN on Sunday that Nike has exercised its right to match any rival shoe company's offer to the Oklahoma City Thunder star.
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    Aug 30
    The San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers are the latest elite teams to join the race to sign Ray Allen, ESPN.com has learned.
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    Aug 29
    The San Antonio Spurs have expressed interest in signing Mexico star center Gustavo Ayon, ESPN.com has learned.
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    Aug 29
    USA Basketball will field its youngest team since 1992 when it takes the court for the FIBA World Cup this weekend.