What does one do when the regular co-hosts are away? Well, same thing any other NBA does, you use your draft picks and trade for a star. On this episode, Rod is joined by local hoops legend and friend of the show, Clay Crellin from HD Training, and by Dropping Dimes’ pick from the 2019 draft, Dylan!
The guys discuss the implications of the draft lottery and what should the top 4 teams in the draft do with their picks.
Later on the show, then guys take a look at the Conference Finals, is it all over for the Blazers and the Raptors? Are the Warriors better without KD? Why is Giannis so damn likeable, and more!
Greetings, earthlings, we have now taken over your podcaaaaaaast…The creator and fearless leader of the NBA Aliens and NBA Planets, MykoWu join us in this special episode of Dropping Dimes! Michael tells us how he decided to join his two passions, basketball and art, and gives us an insight to the process of how he creates each and every NBA Alien. Did you know that we basically owe NBA Aliens to Michael’s girlfriend? Later on the show, Michael, Rod, and Evans give their best predictions for the second round of the playoffs (a bit late), which teams will go to the Finals and which team will win it all! Hey, if Paul Pierce gets paid to be wrong we also get a chance to share our thoughts, right?
You don’t want to miss this extraterrestrial and artistic episode of Dropping Dimes!
On this episode, we are joined by local hoops legend, Clay Crellin! Clay shares with the DD crew how basketball became part of his life, his love for dunking, what it is to play basketball professionally abroad, and his most recent project HD Training. Clay also joins the gang to analyze all the playoffs series and we predict who will win it all this year!
You are cordially invited to a fantastic soiree where the Dropping Dimes crew gives out their awards for the season. The nomination process was hard but the guys did their best to select the deserving winners and obviously, they share the reasons behind each of their picks. Enjoy this glamorous episode of Tossing Pocket Change, errrrr…Dropping Dimes!
Guess who’s back? Back again, Raf is back, tell your friends! The triple threat of the podcast world is back and they bring their banter back! The boys discussed the Final Four of the NCAA, the race for the playoffs in the East, which teams in the West should be worried about an early exit from the playoffs and more!
We’ve said it before but this time is 100% real, this episode is an ABSOLUTE CLASSIC. We were joined by two very special guests, Christina Edgar and Hal Oreck, both former Vancouver Grizzlies employees. Christina and Hal shared a ton of stories with us! Who was their favourite player in the Grizzlies, the behind the scenes at games, meeting other NBA superstars, getting bumped in the head (by accident) by Shawn Bradley and more! Trust us, this episode is an instant classic.
Over the weekend we had the absolute honour to attend Night Hoops’ Skills Competition and Social Night where we got a chance to learn more about this fantastic organization and everything the Night Hoops crew does to positively impact the youth in Metro Vancouver through basketball. Check out all the interviews we gathered during this fun event with Night Hoops Business Development Manager, Chad Cowles, Night Hoops Board Member, Jade Christie, local hoops legend, Clay Crellin, and Night Hoops Program coordinator Curtis Allembi.
On this very special episode of Dropping Dimes, we are joined by award winning, Vancouverite film-maker and the director, writer, producer and co-star of Finding Big Country, Kay Jayme! We had a great time with Kat, we asked her more details about her passion for basketball, her favourite shoe growing up, favourite Grizzlies player, her favourite WNBA player and more.
We also asked Kat about her motivation behind Finding Big Country, her introduction at the Vancouver Film Festival, and we even made a case for Kat to be part of the organization once the Grizzlies come back to Vancouver!
Definitely a classic episode that you won’t want to miss!
To learn more about Finding Big Country, request a screening or to get in contact with Kat and her team, visit: findingbigcountry.com
All-Star break is in full effect but that doesn’t mean the boys get a break, even after having a little too much fun during the All Star festivities. Join Rod and Evans for an All-Star edition of Dropping Dimes where the boys dissect every aspect of the All-Star weekend – best moments, how to fix some of the contests and a few memorable moments from the Sunday game.
On this episode, Rod and Evans talk about Ice Cube’s Big 3 potentially coming to Vancouver, the new teams in the Big 3 and why summer basketball is here to stay. The guys also give a quick update on the AD drama, a review of the Sixers and the Raptors going all in during the trade deadline, the rising stars challenge, and of course, the All-Star draft!