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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…

HoopDimes Podcast – Episode 2:  LeBron James, 30-Deep, and the Nets

HoopDimes Podcast – Episode 2: LeBron James, 30-Deep, and the Nets

DV and Frankie Buckets talk about LeBron James thoughts this season on the play-in games, which they conveniently use as an excuse to curse on the podcast. Also, they speak on the possibilities for Los Angeles Lakers heading toward the postseason with the loss of Dennis Schroder, and the need for Anthony Davis to step…

Brooklyn Nets: A Sense of Urgency And A Need To Chill

Brooklyn Nets: A Sense of Urgency And A Need To Chill

The Brooklyn Nets are in a good place. Obviously. Currently, they’re tied with the Philadelphia 76ers for being Dat Beast in the east. The Nets have won 14 of their last 15 after a string of Ls, including an embarrassing 122-111 loss to the Detroit Pistons, which really woke the team up and brought them…

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…