• 10 Players We Want In The Dunk Contest Instead Of Mason Plumlee
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    The participants for this year's Sprite Slam Dunk were unveiled earlier this week; for the most part an impressive field of high-flying basket assailants. Human springboard Victor Oladipo will join lanky midair contortionist Giannis Antetokounmpo, odds-on favorite Zach LaVine...and Mason Plumlee. Sure, Plumlee is technically capable of forcing the ball into the cylinder with his hands, but there...
  • Nike Kobe X 'All-Star' Officially Unveiled
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    Although he was named as a starter on the Western Conference All-Star team, Kobe Bryant will not be competing in the NBA's glorified pick-up game thanks to a torn rotator cuff which will keep him sidelined for about nine months. That said, Nike will still be officially unveiling his tenth signature sneaker on January 31st. While we await the official unveiling, we have a sneak peak of what Kobe...
  • Top-20 NBA Vines Of The Week
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    Earlier this week, Klay Thompson caught fire, scoring a record 37 points on 13-13 shooting… in one quarter. Thompson canned an NBA-record nine threes in that epic third quarter shooting spree and was rewarded last night by being named to the Western Conference All-Star team.  Not to be outdone, Kyrie Irving dropped a career-high 55 points a few nights later, including a game winning three...
  • NBA All Star Rosters Announced
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    The 2015 NBA All-Star starters were officially announced last week, with Stephen Curry taking home the most votes of any player. Tonight, the NBA on TNT crew announced the reserves that will be joining the starters in New York City next month. Two guards, three front court players, and two wildcard players were added to each roster- here's out it all shook out.   Easter Conference: Starters-...
  • LeBron's 'All Star' Sneakers Unveiled
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    Many of the 'All-Star' sneakers that have been unveiled, save Stephen Curry's 'Dark Matter' Curry One, are built on a neutral white and black colorway. LeBron's ASG sneaks follow the white and black trend, though there is enough splashes of color to save these from being basic.The 'All Star' Nike LeBron 12, which is scheduled to drop on February 14th for $200, utilizes the aforementioned white...
  • Kanye Speaks About His Split With Nike, New Role With Adidas
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    Kanye West went on The Ellen Show today to talk about a number of topics, including his departure from Nike and his new role with Adidas. No, Yeezy didn't deliver any news regarding the much anticipated 'Yeezi 3', but he did take the opportunity to give some insight into his time spent with The Swoosh.Kanye used phrases like 'lack of oxygen' and 'suffocation' in describing his partnership with...
  • Sprite Slam Dunk Contestants Announced
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    While the dunk contest has failed to produce the entertaining material that we grew accustomed to during the Vince Carter and Jason Richardson era of the early 2000's, it is still the must see event of the NBA's All-Star weekend. Although, this year's 3-Point Competition is loaded with the very best shooters and could be the best contest of the weekend. The Sprite Slam Dunk Contest will take...
  • Top-10 Carolina Inspired Retro Jordans
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    J. Cole turns 30 years old today, January 28th. He was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina. What that means: This is an opportunity to compile a list of the best North Carolina-inspired Js and say something crafty like, 'In honor of J. Cole's birthday...' But, lets call a spade a spade, this is a list of the best Carolina-inspired retro Jordans and it just also happens to be J. Cole's birthday....
  • Under Armour Could Become Official Outfitter Of The Baltimore Police Department
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    Tomorrow, January 28th, Baltimore's city spending panel is set to give the green light for a new collaboration between the police department and Under Armour. The move to the Baltimore-based sports apparel brand is said to “potentially improve the quality and durability of police uniforms and relieve some strain on the Police Department budget.” "Once we know it's OK for us to do, I think...
  • 'Red Carpet' Air Jordan 11 Customs Unveiled
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    Widely regarded as on of the most popular LeBron releases, the Air Max LeBron 7 'Red Carpet' is a perfect fit for an Air Jordan 11 custom and we're kind of surprised it took so long for this creation to surface. Legendary sneaker customizer, Mache, took it upon himself to transform the 'Legend Blue' Air Jordan 11 into a mirror image of the aforementioned 'Red Carpet' LeBrons and the result is...
  • NBA All-Star 3-Point Competition Participants Announced
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    Stephen Curry has been a participant in the NBA's 3-Point Contest for three years and, shockingly, he's never won. Curry came close in 2010, but was bested by the crafty veteran, Paul Pierce. He hasn't gotten out of the first round since. Salty, and undeterred, Chef Curry has announced that he'll be back in the shootout next month and he won't stop until he wins.  Steph Curry on competing in...
  • Converse Files Lawsuit Against Ralph Lauren, Forces Them To Destroy 36 Different Sneakers
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    The iconic canvas and rubber sneakers that have become synonymous with Converse have been duplicated and replicated by many brands, a practice that Converse is not fond of. The Nike-owned brand is now seeking retribution, filing a trademark infringement lawsuit against several brands including Sketchers, New Balance, Wal-Mart and Ralph Lauren.While most brands are still debating how to handle the...
  • The NBA's Top 10 Point Guards Right Now
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    The point guard position has become ridiculously, historically, unfairly stacked over the past few years, reaching a critical mass this season with a heavy surplus of elite PGs. As the talent at the one-spot has mushroomed, debates about who lies where in the Point Guard Hierarchy have grown more frequent, heated and, in this season’s case, almost impossible to judge. With so many variables...
  • Nike Being Sued For Allegedly Stealing 'Jumpman' Logo
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    In 1984, photographer Jacobus Rentmeester shot an image for a Life Magazine special which is nearly identical to the now famous Jumpman logo. After 30 years of Nike using their own Jumpman logo, Rentmeester has filed a lawsuit claiming the brand has unlawfully been using his photo, violating his image copyright. Why he waited so long to file the suit is puzzling, but I regress. In February of...
  • Top-5 Back Court Duos In The NBA
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    Most teams in the league are right around the 41-game mark, which means the 2014-15 NBA season is already at it's halfway point. As such, it's as good a time as any to reflect on what we've seen so far both from an individual and team standpoint. In particular, we're talking about the best point guard/shooting guard combinations in the league to date.  While guys like Russell Westbrook and...
  • National Basketball Arcade
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    Designer Mark Avery-Kenny has taken each of the NBA's 30 logos and re-imagined them using classic video games as an inspiration and the result will bring you right back to your childhood.  A Knicks logo revamped using a blue and orange Donkey Kong, a Pac-Man inspired Lakers insignia, a Luigi-themed Celtics mascot and a Bowser Chicago Bulls logo are just come of the creations that Avery-Kenny,...
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