By G Moniy HHV Sports Staff Writer Seven years ago, Dirk Nowitzki was fresh off winning his only NBA title, as the Dallas Mavericks did the impossible. At the time, the Mavericks were a powerhouse, in the league. Since then, Dallas has slowly fallen from grace and are now irrelevant. The Mavericks have
By Jay Rich HHV Sports Senior Staff Writer Last night, the Cleveland Cavaliers let the Boston Celtics back into the series. Meanwhile, the Cs said they were motivated to play for Isaiah Thomas, who is out for the remainder of the playoffs. In his absence, the scrappy play from Marcus Smart continued.
By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer A decade ago, Jason Kidd reached new heights in his career out of nowhere. Everybody should remember Nelly's line, "I'm just kiddin' like Jason." Included on his "Hot in Herre" single, Jason Kidd appeared in the 2002 NBA Finals the same summer the song
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer True Miami Heat fans know of the struggle that took place following their inspiring championship in 2006. Injuries to Shaquille O'Neal and Dwyane Wade diminished the franchise and soon Shaq was traded. Suffering from disappointing seasons for three seasons, the Heat signed
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer In five years, Lil Wayne has dramatically increased his stock. Previously known as a gold-to-platinum selling artist, Lil Wayne transformed himself into the biggest rapper in the game. While there are many who love Lil Wayne, there are many who are not