There isn't a whole heck of a lot going on in NBA circles right now. Most of the league's stars are competing for a spot on the Team USA roster, or dumping buckets of ice water on their head.
I don't know if there is a more 'love it or hate it' sneaker than foams. Whether it be the Nike Air Foamposite One, or the Nike Air Foamposite Pro, it seems like people are either on one side of the fence or the other, with little grey area.
Nicki Minaj has been posting still shots from her 'Anaconda' music video today, and if you can get past her massive backside, you'll notice Drake is sporting a new pair of Jordan 3s- which is why we're here in the first place.
Jordan Brand hasn't held back in it's celebration of the 23rd anniversary of the Air Jordan 6. Classics like the 'Sport Blue,' and 'Black Infrared' will make a return, whereas newcomers like the 'Slam Dunk' and 'Brazil' join the exhausting lineup of dope 6s.
Drake made NBA headlines this past week (again…) when he made a very public appeal to Kevin Durant, inciting thousands at Toronto’s OVO Fest to cheer for the reigning MVP to come play for them in 2016. Apparently the NBA’s head office wasn't too thrilled about the stunt, fining the Raptors – of whom Drizzy is an official ambassador - $25,000.
A lot of Jordans, a lot of Nikes, and a lot of good looking women. It's Friday, which means it's that time for the weekly #ChicksInKicks Recap.
The Air Jordan 3 "Sport Blue" is officially scheduled to release tomorrow, August 16th, with the standard $170 price tag. The classic colorway and silhouette combined with one of the all-time favorite hues makes this sneaker one of the most intriguing releases of 2014.
Police are investigating seven teens who broke into the home of Miami Heat free agent guard Ray Allen on Thursday morning, NBCMiami.com reported. According to the report, the teens entered Allen's Coral Gables, Fla., home around 2:30 a.m. after attending a party next door.
Adidas recently unveiled Derrick Rose's 5th signature sneaker, the Adidas D Rose 5, and the Chicago Bulls' All-Star guard is already looking forward to future project. Specifically, a possible collaboration with Kanye West. Yeezy left Nike to join Adidas last December, and if Rose has his way, the two Chicago natives will collaborate in the future.
The 23rd anniversary of the Air Jordan 6 continues to roll on with yet another creative release courtesy of Jordan Brand. The newest AJVI to reveal itself is this anime-inspired 'Slam Dunk' which draws inspiration from the Japanese cartoon and its main character Hanamichi Sakuragi, who traditionally rocks the 'White/Infrared' Jordan 6.
Gilbert Arenas Calls Al Sharpton A 'Coon' For His Reaction To Michael Brown Riots Aug 14, 2014 at 11:47am 5,050 Views
As you are all aware, the scene in Ferguson, Missouri is reaching catastrophic levels and everybody is weighing in on the Michael Brown shooting, as well as the riots that have followed. Former NBA'er, Gilbert Arenas has never been one to bite his tongue, and he isn't holding back now- though he isn't lashing out at the police as you might expect.
Sneaker customizer JBF Customs is going all-in for Shark Week, and his latest aquatic-inspired sneakers are looking clean. After unveiling a 'Blood In The Water' Nike SB Dunk Low, constructed of grey shark skin, JBF has revealed this blacked out Air Jordan 3, also constructed on pieces from the apex predator.
After Drake made a weak 'recruitment' of Kevin Durant during a show at his annual OVO Fest in Toronto, the Raptors received a $25,000 fine from the league for tampering. The NBA has since offered to drop the fine, on the condition that the Raptors fire their Global Ambassador, Drake. The Raptors refused to strip Drizzy of his title.
Kanye West isn't the only artist receiving exclusive, luxury sneakers courtesy of high-end designers. After seeing Yeezy's Maison Martin Margiela 'Yeezus Tour' kicks, Kid Cudi unveiled a special pair of designer sneakers of his own, thanks to Giuseppe Zanotti.
By now, most of you know that Kevin Durant will grace the cover of NBA 2K15, with Pharrell Williams handling the musical stylings. Last year, LeBron curated the entire playlist and in 2012 it was Jay-Z who provided the tunes for NBA 2K. Today, Pharrell's track list for the highly anticipated video game was revealed; The NBA 2K15 soundrack, via @NBA2K pic.twitter.com/ai7Xs7GyAc
Maison Martin Margiela Designed A 'Yeezus Tour' Sneaker For Kanye Aug 12, 2014 at 09:32am 4,657 Views
Belgian fashion designer, and long time Kanye West supporter, Maison Martin Margiela have created an extremely limited Future High Top as a tribute to Kanye's 'Yeezus Tour.' The kicks are as unique as Yeezy himself, constructed on genuine pony hair, and featuring a padded velcro strap.
During his annual OVO Fest in Toronto, the Raptors' Global Ambassador and #1 Spike Lee impersonator on the sidelines, Drake, shouted out Kevin Durant who was in attendance. Drake begged the fans in the crowd to show KD some love, in hopes that he would be floored by the response, and one day sign with the Raptors. But, that all backfired.
The Nike LeBron 11 didn't get a lot of court time via LeBron James, so Nike had to hit the lab hard to come up with some more suitable footwear. Enter: 'The Twelve' which is already creating waves thanks to its unique silhouette, and overall construction.
Days after unveiling a new-look gold Air Jordan 3, Drake a glimpse of another never before seen Jordan which are hard to hate on. The all black 'Drake vs. Lil Wayne' 3 features a red Jumpman on the tongue, a gold Jumpman on the heel tab, and the 'Drake vs. Lil Wayne' tour logo on the insole.
The dust has just about settled from this offseason's much-publicized frenzy of player movement (or in some cases a lack thereof).
Chicks In Kicks Recap Ft. Chrissy Teigen, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna +More Aug 9, 2014 at 09:38am 1,452 Views
It's Friday, people. The best of the best #ChicksInKicks snaps of the week feature an unlikely appearance from Kim Kardashian's mom, Kris Jenner. The mastermind behind the Kardashian clan was spotted in the exclusive Riccardo Tisci + Nike Air Force 1 collab, one of the most sought after kicks of the Summer.
ESPN suspended radio talk-show host Dan Le Batard for two days after he paid for billboards in Akron, Ohio, that mocked LeBron James' return to Cleveland from a successful four-year run in Miami.
27 year-old Jonathan Gibbs has been released from jail after being acquitted of the murder of 18 year-old Issacc Smith, who was killed during a botched sneaker deal. Gibbs had served just 13 months in a Connecticut jail for the crime which occurred back in June of 2013.
In news that should come as a shock to no one, Yahoo Sports is reporting that the Minnesota Timberwolves and Cleveland Cavaliers have reached an agreement that will send All-Star forward Kevin Love to Ohio. In exchange for K-Love, the Timberwolves will receive #1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins, last year's #1 pick Anthony Bennett, and a protected 2015 first round pick.
Free agent center, and former Ohio State standout, Greg Oden has been arrested in Indianapolis on misdemeanor battery charges. Oden, who played for the Miami Heat last season, delivered his epic mug shot after allegedly punching a woman in the face. "I was wrong, and I know what has to happen," Oden said, according to USA Today, which cited the police report.
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