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HoopDimes Podcast – Episode 3: Battle of New York’s City’s Basketball Soul

HoopDimes Podcast – Episode 3: Battle of New York’s City’s Basketball Soul

DV and Frankie Buckets speak on the current tension between the Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks, as well as each of their fans and culture. Both teams were recently featured on the cover of The New Yorker, which is a big deal and emphasizes both a rivalry and revival for both franchises. The dynamic…

LeBron James and His Case for More NBA MVP Awards

LeBron James and His Case for More NBA MVP Awards

EDITOR’S NOTE: In the middle of writing this article, the Atlanta Hawks’ Solomon Hill accidentally rolled onto LeBron James’ ankle. James is currently listed as out indefinitely, which means that LeBron’s chase for a fifth NBA MVP is seriously hampered. A few days ago, Los Angeles Lakers forward, Kyle Kuzma said that¬†LeBron James, should have…

Between The Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks, Who’s Winning The Battle of the Basketball Boroughs?

Between The Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks, Who’s Winning The Battle of the Basketball Boroughs?

For the start of the 2012-13 NBA season, the Brooklyn Nets settled into their new home, Barclays Center, in the heart of downtown Brooklyn. They were armed with literal street cred with BK’s own Jay-Z as part-owner of the Nets. And, if we want to be real, they even threw the first salvo by having…