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;
Macklemore rang in the new year by performing at Time Square, and throwing his Red October Yeezy II into the crowd. The avid sneakerhead wore the elusive kicks during his first song on New Years Eve and then proceeded to toss them to the crowd. I'd believe this led to a riot, though it appears the lucky fans were unscathed.
Watch his performance and the shoe throw below.
Aug 25, 2014
Under Armour has officially made a 10-year $285 million pitch to Kevin Durant, and now the pressure is on Nike to match that offer or risk watching the Slim Reaper walk.
KD is represented by RocNation Sports and their founder, Mr. Jay Z, isn't going to let The Swoosh take their sweet time in preparing a deal. Jay has officially given Nike until Wednesday to come up with an offer, though it...
Sep 28, 2013
Daniel Pena delivered on the most anticipated release of all, the Doernbecher Jordan 10. Learn more about Daniel's story below via Nike, and look out for this sneaker to drop the second week of November. Daniel is a huge Michael Jordan fan, with an encyclopedic knowledge of every game, every comeback, and every shoe released throughout Jordan’s illustrious career. So when it was confirmed...
Jul 23, 2014
In his most recent interview with GQ, Kanye West said more than a few memorable quotes, which doesn't surprise us one bit. The polarizing musician bowed down to Drake as the most popular figure in rap, referred to himself as a blowfish, and said he is responsible for more than 50% of Balenciaga sales.
Q: When you said what you said last year about the fashion industry and your frustration with...
Dec 31, 2013
Jordan releases and hoards of people fighting tooth and nail to get a pair of the latest J's have become synonymous. The resale prices are through the roof and people are resorting to violence to get their hands on a pair of $170 sneakers. This is nothing new though.
Representatives of the Jordan Brand spoke with the Daily News on the issue of violence surrounding the Air Jordan releases. They...
Jun 25, 2014
Hottest female basketball player in the game has to be Skylar Diggins, right? You might only know the former Notre Dame star for appearing in Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Edition, but the masterful point guard is still getting in done in the WNBA for the Tulsa Shock.
That's a fact that OVO artist, OB O'Brien is all too aware of. In a four part rant which Drake posted on his instagram, OB fawns...
Aug 29, 2014
Late last night at a roundtable preview, Jordan Brand gave some insight into their 2015 lineup, and things are looking up for sneakerheads. The Air Jordan 4 will be coming on strong in '15, with the 'Oreo' and 'Columbia' colorways being remastered on a really, really, ridiculously good looking tumbled leather construction.
Furthermore, the Air Jordan 10 will get some shine with an all-red...
Dec 26, 2013
Earlier in the week we learned that Birdman and Cash Money Records will be starting a sports agency in the future. As scary as that may sound, its important to help Birdman out with a list of potential clients.
Nov 14, 2013
Yesterday a report came out that J.R. Smith's brother, Louisville alum Chris Smith, was costing the team $2.1 million as his salary was taxed at 3.25 times the amount because of the Knicks being grossly over the salary cap. Earlier reports confirm that Chris is only on the Knicks because the team is doing a favor for J.R. Well, this didn't sit well with California native, and current Detroit...
BIG time Kentucky Wildcats basketball fan, Drake, was on hand in Arlington last night for the National Championship game. His beloved Big Blue Nation suffered a loss to UConn, so he did what any loyal fan would do. Take pictures with the opposing team's coach. That's his schtick, someone wins a championship and he's right by their side. Trophies.
UConn's star point guard, Shabazz...
May 19, 2014
This weekend, Jordan Brand's newest ambassador unveiled a new-look Air Jordan 12, similar to the all-white 'OVO' Js.
Drake took to his instagram page, fully cloaked in denim, and showed off an all-white pair of Air Jordan 12s, which feature hits of black on the arch, whereas the OVO Jordans utilize a gold color. Thus far, this is the only image of the white/black Air Jordan 12, which would be a...
Jul 14, 2014
After LeBron James decided he would be heading back to Cleveland, the internet started churning out possible starting 5s if every player in the league returned to their hometown. Some squads were complete garbage, while others were STACKED.
The Washington Wizards would boast a formidable lineup that includes Carmelo Anthony (Baltimore), Kevin Durant, Rudy Gay, and Ty Lawson (and Roy...
Aug 22, 2013
Yesterday we got word that the Lakers would be adding a new alternative black jersey, and now the team has confirmed it on their official Lakers Instagram. For now they have only teased with a quick clip showing glimpses of the black jerseys with purple letters and numbering and gold trimming, but you can get a feel for what the jerseys will look like. Check out the video below.
Jan 31, 2014
Kyrie Irving is the lone bright spot for Cleveland sports right now, and rumors are swirling that he wants out. ESPN's Chad Ford says that Kyrie is privately telling people that he wants out. Well, I guess it's not private anymore.
With news of Kyrie's unhappiness in Cleveland, Ford expect the Cavs to be major players at the trading deadline, hoping to land some talent that would convince Kyrie...