Jump shots. Everybody has their own style. The best, can shoot from inside a phone booth. The worst, should warn us before they plan on shooting.
Sky scraping releases, shoe lace releases, hitches in the follow through, and two handed jumpers are all characteristics of the ugliest looking jump shooters in the NBA.
Today, January 17th, is actor Jim Carrey's 52nd birthday. No, he is not a sneakerhead. But, he did star in the movie Ace Ventura: Pet Detective.
Animals are a huge draw in the sneaker world, and have inspired more sneakers than I care to count. This list attempts to narrow down some of the best animal-inspired kicks, by choosing 12 different animals, and their influence on 12 different...
Kobe Bryant is part of a dying breed that skipped collegiate athletics and went straight from Lower Merion High School to the NBA. Last night, however, Kobe was a college student for the first time, as he sat in on some marketing classes at Boston College.
The Lakers are in Boston for a Friday night matchup against the Celtics, which led Kobe to explore his post-basketball career by way of...
LeBron James donated 47 pairs of game-worn Nike PE's to his LeBron James Family Foundation; now the massive collection is up for auction.
The hoard of kicks, all in LeBron's size 16, include; Nike LeBron X's, LeBron 9's, Nike LeBron Zoom Soldier 7's, and an exclusive Nike Air Max Hyperposite. A Christmas tree decorated in LeBrons is also part of the collection. You can view the lot on...
The Air Jordan 6 "Carmine" is one of the most popular Jordans of all time and it will be retro'd, yet again, in 2014. The beloved Carmines originally dropped in 1991, and were last seen in 2008 as part of a Collezione Pack.
The NBA All-Star Game will be held in New Orleans next month, and the players will be rocking sleeved jerseys. The New Orleans inspired jerseys are similar to the sleeved Christmas Day jerseys in that there are no numbers on the front. Interesting, to say the least.
Jay-Z's daughter, Blue Ivy, celebrated her 2nd birthday in style, rocking "Joker" themed Air Jordan 3s. As you can see, pops was rocking the classic black cement 3s to match up with daddy's little girl. Just the cutest family in the history of the world.
The OVO Air Jordans continue to warrant outlandishly high bids on Ebay. After the black OVO Air Jordan 10s surfaced on Ebay, the price skyrocketed to over $100K.
Now, the all-white OVO Air Jordan 10s are currently sitting on a cool $99,900 bid, after just one day on the open market. The kicks are a size 10, and the same pair Drake gave out for Drake Night over the weekend. Little did Drake...
Twizz Customs is the mastermind behind the Nike LeBron X "Ghostbuster." The unique custom features all things Ghostbuster, including; a khaki upper reminiscent of the Ghostbuster uniform, a caution taped Nike swoosh, Slimer's green remains strewn throughout, and a Ghostbuster logo at the ankle collar.
What's the verdict; Cop or Not?
Jan 14, 2014
"LeBroning" is taking the nation by storm. Simply brush up against someone and flop like you've been picked off by a sniper in a watch tower. Here are a few tutorials;
20 year old Illinois barber, Jose Mendoza was murdered outside of his shop for a pair of Yeezy's. The latest incident of sever sneaker violence resulted in The Game donating $5,000 to Mendoza's family, and another $5,000 to Cease Fire Chicago. A noble gesture from The Game, who is all too familiar with sneaker violence, and previously rapped about his buddy being killed for a pair of...
This Air Jordan 5 "OVO" was a private order done up by Sole Clinics. The gold nubuck upper features a black midsole, laces, and black Jumpman on the gold tongue. OVO branding on the inner ankle collar finishes off the clean colorway.
What's the word: Cop or Not?
Jan 12, 2014
The NBA All-Star Game is one of sports’ most exciting sideshows; a relative streetball contest void of defense and filled with highlights, featuring – ideally – the best collection of basketball players on the planet. Unfortunately, through a variety of channels, the game’s selection process has become a mangled bastardization that all-too-frequently sees questionable guys...
We're in the midst of one of the best times of the year, the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs. Later today, the New Orleans Saints travel to Seattle to take on the Seahawks.
We've already looked at the Jordan 6 cleats that Seahawks safety, Earl Thomas, will be wearing. Now, we'll look into the New Orleans colorway, and determine the Top-10 Saints themed kicks.