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Conversations exploring the stories and experiences that help shape New York Tri-State area basketball. The Mecca of tri-state area hoops podcast drops every Wednesday with new episodes. Website: www.dribblendimes.com Follow us on Instagram/Twitter: @dribblendimes For advertising inquiries: dribblendimes@gmail.com Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dribblendimes/support

Conversations exploring the stories and experiences that help shape New York Tri-State area basketball. The Mecca of tri-state area hoops podcast drops every Wednesday with new episodes. Website: www.dribblendimes.com Follow us on Instagram/Twitter: @dribblendimes For advertising inquiries: dribblendimes@gmail.com Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dribblendimes/support
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Conversations exploring the stories and experiences that help shape New York Tri-State area basketball. The Mecca of tri-state area hoops podcast drops every Wednesday with new episodes. Website: www.dribblendimes.com Follow us on Instagram/Twitter: @dribblendimes For advertising inquiries: dribblendimes@gmail.com Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dribblendimes/support

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Episodes

Episode 25 - Greg "Scott2Be" Scott

5/22/2019
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He's spent time working to improve our inner city community through his work in the social services. For over 25 years he has been a part of St. Raymond High School's administration mentoring, teaching, coaching and guiding the many students who have walked those halls. As a student athlete at St. Raymond's he beasted! With his grit and leaping ability he excelled mightily racking up all sorts of rebounds and monstrous dunks. He chose to attend Fairfield University on an athletic...

Duration:01:34:30

Episode 24 - Randy Williams (All Hallows H.S./Iona College)

5/15/2019
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He first hit the hardwood when he joined the St. Dominic middle school basketball team. He recalls coaches George Ramos and Larry Villar being the reasons why he fell in love with the game. Money was tight, so in order to afford his middle school uniform, coach Ramos would subsidize $5 from the cost of the uniform for every completed dunk. Needless to say he earned his uniform and finished his time at St. Dominic balling out! When it came time to choose a high school, he side stepped St....

Duration:01:36:18

Episode 23 - Shane "The Dribble Machine" Woney (And1 Mixtape)

5/8/2019
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Raised in the Edenwald Projects of the Bronx this hoop star bounced around between the streets and basketball to earn his keep. At the Rucker he earned his moniker "The Dribble Machine" which paved the way for an opportunity to be one of the original members of the infamous And1 Mixtape Tour. Through the tour he was able to travel the world showing off his ball handling mastery while embarrassing the opposition. He was also able to Today he spends his time training and developing up...

Duration:01:41:21

Episode 22 - The Block Boys (feat. Los)

4/24/2019
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On this episode your beloved hosts sit down with childhood friend and Dribble N' Dimes supporter Los to argue, debate and inevitably talk our shit on all things basketball. YOU'RE WELCOME 😆 Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dribblendimes/support

Duration:01:33:52

Episode 21 - Howie Harrison

4/17/2019
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This brother has his Harlem swag on 100,000! He came up playing ball via the Gauchos program traveling all over the country. He left Harlem for boarding school in Massachusetts attending the Bement school and Williston Northampton School while both hooping and slaying the academics. A graduate of UMass Amherst he went on to earn several post graduate degrees and a slew of certifications. Today he's an assistant coach at Hostos Community College and serves as both the Supervisor of Phys Ed...

Duration:01:42:34

Episode 20 - Matt Augustin

4/10/2019
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Right off the 6 train in the Boogie Down is where this lockdown defender was raised. The son of St. Lucian parents, he was taught early to appreciate what he was given and to extract lessons from the adversity he faced. He grew up surrounded by basketball phenoms like Terrence Rencher and Carl Krauser and knew early that he would make a name for himself with that same rock. In high school he was regarded as the heart and soul of his team. Teammates nick named him Matt Lock for his...

Duration:01:41:11

Episode 19 - G. Moody Returns

4/3/2019
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We're joined once again by Brooklyn's finest! G. Moody stops by to get into some real deal NYC hoops talk. We also get the update on his FIVE STAR podcast "This That & The Third" and so much more. Get your hoops serving NOW with your homies from the Mecca of Basketball podcast! Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dribblendimes/support

Duration:01:15:09

Episode 18 - Jerry McCullough

3/27/2019
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This cat was around the game of basketball from an early age. The park was his home and where he got nice with his. You could find him hooping his tail off at the Gauchos gym and at Rice High School for coach Lou Demello. He was considered by his coaches and fans alike the example of what an inner-city basketball player is supposed to be about. In college he led the Big East in steals one season and is debated as one of the best guards to ever roam the hardwood at the University of...

Duration:01:42:51

Episode 17 - Ricardo Greer

3/20/2019
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Tragedy struck this young man's family at a tender age when his mother unexpectedly passed away. Thanks to his older sister taking on the motherly role plus with the help of his extended family he was able to persevere, hone his skills and flourish as a phenom on the basketball court. A current assistant coach for the Dayton Fyers men's basketball team, he went from Washington Heights, to the Univ. of Pittsburgh and overseas (winning a few championships along the way). Ricardo Greer now...

Duration:01:09:11

Episode 16 - Dana Dingle

3/13/2019
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When he wasn't break dance battling in building lobbies with his boys, this kid could be found roaming Parkchester playing the game of baseball. In the height of the crack era his parents decided to send him to a nearby Catholic high school to help shelter him from the crime and violence surrounding them. On his first day at St. Raymond H.S. he expected to try-out for the baseball team. However, he was a month late and was quickly directed toward basketball tryouts. From there fate,...

Duration:02:38:57

Episode 15 - Coach Jorgé Lopez (St. Raymond H.S. Varsity)

3/6/2019
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His passion for coaching awoke when a group of local Wash Heights kids needed a coach to enter a tournament and they asked him to commit. From that spark he made his way up the local coaching ranks which set him up for the opportunity to enter the family of St. Raymond. This season he recorded his 100th win at the helm as head coach of the Raven's. Varsity team. On this episode of Dribble N' Dimes we learn the basketball journey of Coach Jorgé Lopez. Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:01:56:19

Episode 14 - J.R. Gamble

2/27/2019
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Season 2 starts NOW! As a child this St. Albans native carried the nickname "stats" for his spongelike ability to memorize, calculate and dictate sports statistics at the drop of a dime. He parlayed this fascination with sports into a career as a sports columnist, writing for publications such as Newsday, The Undefeated and a host of radio, print and TV stations around the country. He even partnered with childhood friend Phife Dog from A Tribe Called Quest to produce a radio show called...

Duration:01:30:12

Episode 13 - "Halftime" End of Season 1

1/2/2019
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It's unbelievable that Dribble N' Dimes was born just a few short months ago. After 12 episodes we're taking a small hiatus to retool and re-up! We thank you for your listenership and look forward to serving up some fly content soon. In the meantime we ask you to give us your thoughts and suggestions via dribblendimes@gmail.com. Also... be sure to share an episode (or 12) to a few folks you think would appreciate what we've been cooking up. Peace. Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:00:11:20

Episode 12 - Absolutely x Dribble

12/26/2018
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On this episode of Dribble N’ Dimes we sit with White Plains Road Alumni Daybar Is Open to talk about basketball in India and a whole bunch of Millennial-istic debates. Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dribblendimes/support

Duration:01:01:29

Episode 11 - Peter Mulligan

12/19/2018
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He grew up 4 blocks away from Rice High School in Harlem, but chose St. Raymond because of the adventure it offered. Considered the consummate blue collar player, he used his full arsenal of skills and basketball IQ to adapt and play alongside a slew of top flight talent to help bring the state championship back to St. Rays. He attended the University of Maryland - Baltimore County then transferred back home to Manhattan College to finish up his years of eligibility and earn his degree. On...

Duration:01:20:24

Episode 10 - Rickey Rivers

12/12/2018
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As a teen the streets of Brownsville Brooklyn tempted him to head in the wrong direction. Luckily, he connected with the father of Brooklyn basketball, Mr. Gil Reynold's, which put him on the path toward All American honors as a player at Lamar College. From there he found his way into the division 1 program at Iona College. Faced with the responsibilities of fatherhood and being a collegiate student athlete, he persevered and was able to do well athletically, parent effectively and earn his...

Duration:01:36:19

Episode 9 - Vohn Hunter

12/5/2018
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This Bronx native attended St. Raymond H.S. The son of former Harlem Globetrotter Bobby Hunter, he excelled mightily on the court and was regarded as a reliable bucket getter throughout his high school career. So much so that you can find his name among the short list of most prolific scorers in the 1,000 point club at St. Raymond. He impressed several collegiate programs, but committed to the University of Texas and coach Tom Penders. Eligibility challenges took him back east to play at...

Duration:01:10:56

Episode 8 - Felipe Lopez (a.k.a. Miguelito Jordan)

11/28/2018
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He arrived to the South Bronx not knowing the English language. He frequently walked past crack infested blocks to attend Rice High School. Through hard work and determination he learned the language and dominated the basketball landscape. He racked up every basketball award within reach all while repping hard for his beloved Dominican Republic. In his senior season he led the Rice Raiders to the city and state chips and took home the 1994 Gatorade National High School Basketball Player of...

Duration:01:17:09

Episode 7 - Coach Massaroni & R.J. Davis

11/21/2018
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Last season Archbishop Stepinac H.S. took home the NY CHSAA boys championship and then went on to Glen Falls to win the NY State Federation chip. Since his appointment as head coach in 2015, Patrick Massaroni and his staff have taken Stepinac basketball to new heights. Along with exemplary student athletes like R.J. Davis Stepinac is preparing to battle for another opportunity at NY basketball supremacy. Check out our conversation with Coach Massaroni and R.J. Davis in this episode. Mix &...

Duration:00:56:40

Episode 6 - Digi & The Poet (a.k.a. The Montilla Bros)

11/14/2018
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The hosts of Dribble N' Dimes crack open some whiskey and get into that good old NY basketball talk. They go through a series of random rants, drop a gang of names, and talk some Knickerbockers. Mix & Mastering courtesy of DJ Trends (https://soundcloud.com/djtrends) Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dribblendimes/support

Duration:01:10:49