Members of the Golden State Warriors organization took a trip to San Quentin penitentiary to play some "prison ball" with inmates, and this isn't a rare occurrence. Warriors head coach, and NBA legend, Mark Jackson along with assistant coach Brian Scalabrine, General Manager Bob Myers, and assistan
Members of the Golden State Warriors organization took a trip to San Quentin penitentiary to play some "prison ball" with inmates, and this isn't a rare occurrence. Warriors head coach, and NBA legend, Mark Jackson along with assistant coach Brian Scalabrine, General Manager Bob Myers, and assistant general manager Kirk Jacob all went to San Quentin to play hoops against the San Quentin Warriors
Not only is the rap game stressful, it can be dangerous as well.
Big K.R.I.T is no stranger when it comes to Jordans. Hailing from Mississippi, Big K.R.I.T has amassed quite a bit of Jordan Retros over the years, and the photos he posted yesterday are only a small portion of his whole collection. The Jordan Spizike model is a clear favorite of K.R.I.T, though the Jordan 5 can't be far behind, showing his large collection of both Jordan styles.
Jay Z continually pushes to expand his business reach. Not satisfied with only being a rapper/entertainer he bought a minority share with the then New Jersey Nets. After helping the team move to Brooklyn, and being an integral part of the franchise's re-branding, he was ready to move onto his next venture, sports management.
Michael Jordan sat down with NBA 2K for an "uncensored" interview, and besides asking him about "twerking," they asked MJ who he would have liked to play one-on-one against in his prime. Naming legends like Jerry West and Elgin Baylor, Jordan also said Kobe Bryant and LeBron James.
As many people know the Air Jordan 5 "Bel-Air is releasing this Saturday, October 5th. But what a lot of people don't know is that it is releasing along with a whole 80's themed Jordan pack. The entire pack has the same bright colorway throughout with neon green, pink, and blue on most of the sneakers.
HNHH hit up the BET Hip Hop Awards this Sunday, and we got our very own Broady The Joker to tear up the Green Carpet for some interviews. We talked to Nelly about his new album, asked Snoop about getting into stand-up, as well as hanging out with Cash Out, Tiara Thomas, Yo Gotti, August Alsina, Lola Monroe and more!
With the release of NBA 2K14 and LeBron James on the cover, the running theme has been "can LeBron become the greatest ever?" In promotion of the game, Michael Jordan was interviewed and asked about playing one-on-one against some of the greatest NBA players of all time such as Jerry West, Elgin Baylor, Kobe Bryant, and the game's cover athlete LeBron James.
Today we've got our second episode of Hip-Hop Trivia, where we get our correspondent Ashlee Ray to hit the streets and test unsuspecting strangers on their rap IQ.
Slated to release in Summer of 2014, the Clogposite is apparently not a joke afterall. Nike's answer to the Croc, as if that was a cry that needed to be answered, is arriving in the form of this Foamposite slip-on. Early photos show simple black and white colorways, though we are sure its only a matter of time before the Galaxy Clogposite is revealed. Are we crazy?
With four league MVPs, four NBA Finals appearances, two straight titles along with two Finals MVPs, LeBron James is the consensus "best player on the planet." Not satisfied with just being the greatest currently, LeBron has opened up about striving to be the greatest to ever play the game.
One of the best moments of the NBA All Star Weekend is when either Charles Barkley or Kenny Smith make the call to declare the night is over during the Saturday night Dunk Contest.
The songwriting process in rap can sometimes be hard to follow. With the use of sampling, and the genre's increasingly collaborative production methods, breaking down the construction of songs can become convoluted. Unless you're in the studio, a close reading of the liner notes is the most accurate representation of what went into the music presented on record.
The Toronto Raptors had announced that rapper and TO-native, Drake, would be the host of the 2016 All Star Weekend held in Toronto, which would only be one of his roles with the team.
While Dwyane Wade has left Jordan Brand for Li-Ning, sneaker customizer Sole-On-Canvas imagines what his Player-Edition Jordan Brand sneakers could have looked like. Using the fire red Jordan 5 as a base, he adds custom "3" stitching near the heel and Miami Heat coloring on the midsole and tongue. A solid custom effort for sure, would you cop this pair if it was an official Jordan Brand release?
WNBA rookie, Skylar Diggins, signed a contract with Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports before beginning her pro career, and recently dropped a quick Instagram video showing off her "dancing"/twerking skills. See the quick clip below of Diggins and her friend popping it to Kstylis' "Booty Me Down." This is certainly a departure from the last twerk-inspired video we posted of Miley Cyrus paying "homage" t
Over this past week we have gotten pleanty of sneakernews, the Doernbecher collection, release dates for various shoes and the closing of the Lebron X on NikeID. On Instagram people have been rocking heat as usual, and have also been tagging their creative photos with #SneakerMob. Click through this list to see the top ten starting from #10 all the way down to the #1 photo.
The Toronto Raptors are attempting an brand overhaul, and as part of that effort made a bid and earned the right to host the 2016 All Star Weekend. They aren't stopping there however, as the Raps have taken a page out of the Brooklyn Nets marketing book and enlisted a local famous rap icon to help with the team's branding.
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific bars are often overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
Rihanna has revealed behind-the-scenes photos of the upcoming video for her "Pour It Up" single via Instagram, which will apparently drop next week. The Barbadian songstress can be seen smoking a blunt while rocking a blonde wig, purple eyebrows and and a fishnet dress.
This week has been Drizzy Drake everything, with the official release of Nothing Was The Same and a bunch of promo for it. Drake has not started taking over the charts yet, but that will change next week when we get the results of his first week sales.
Last week we showed you customs that were out of this world and above all, unique. Customs hold a special place in a lot of you guys, whether you have one or not, you always have ideas floating in your head. This week, all of these guys have executed their ideas and they came out mind boggling, we'd love to show you our top 5!
The fame, fortune, and status that an NBA career entails make for enhanced opportunities for intimate interactions with the female population. While some players are content with the women they were with before they hit it big (see Lebron), others take full advantage of their new found notoriety once they make it to the league.
Underrated Audio provides you with four tracks from a range of rappers with four quite different sounds. Rappers on today's list are hailing from Inglewood, Chicago, Washington D.C., and Indiana, and each of their tracks is reflective of the environment and area they grew up in. Peep joints from Tree, Skeme, ODDISEE, and Freddie Gibbs in the galleries above.
There's definitely been an influx of songs dedicated to rappers' favorite brands in the last year or two, but it's been happening forever. Whether it's the designer labels of Gucci, and Louis Vuitton, or casual sportswear like Nike or FILA, emcees have always made a point of shouting out what they wear. So without further ado, check out our list of 20 of the most memorable odes to brand names!
More sad news developing out of the Lamar Odom drug use saga as it's been reported that he is secluded with two younger women and all he does is smoke crack. The news of Lamar's drug use has been escalating and resulted in a DUI, and an all-too-brief stay at a rehab center.
To continue the celebration of their 10th year working with the Doernbecher Children's Hospital, Nike will be holding a special charity auction for a limited edition package including a pair of very special Nike Dunks. The Nike x Doernbecher Freestyle 10th Anniversary Collection will be auctioned off during the Doernbecher Freestyle X unveiling this Saturday, September 28th at 5:30 at the Portlan
When the Miami Heat won Game 7 of this year's NBA Finals in Miami, American Airlines Arena exploded with jubilation and the wild celebration began. Before heading out to the club and buying 100s of bottles of custom Miami Heat champagne, the team poured into the locker room. Heat fan, and friend of LeBron, rapper Drake tried to enter in the media entrance and was famously denied access.
Lil Tunechi has accomplished a heck of a lot in his three decades and a year. Joining Cash Money Records at the tender age of nine, he has since spent a highly respectable 22 years (and counting) in the hip hop business. The New Orleans rapper has clocked up some remarkable statistics in his discography, with 10 studio albums, 19 mixtapes, and a whopping 192 singles.
For an anthem that centers around the greatest of all time, its only fitting that Mike Will, Juicy J, and even Miley Cyrus show off their best sneakers for the video.