Dec 28, 2013
For all the Taxis, Gamma Blue 11s, and Laneys comes a ton of atrocious, volatile kicks that make us wonder how they ever made it to retail. Each person has their own preferences, but there are always a bunch of black sheep that stand out from the crowd as being downright ugly. Thats why we're here today; to expose the most barbaric, rotten, and lousy kicks of 2013.
Jul 22, 2014
In June, we were supposed to see the new Yeezys- at least that's what Kanye said a couple of months back. However, June came and went without hint of the Kanye West x Adidas collaboration.
Today, we have a look at what is being dubbed the 'Tubular Snake,' after a leaked image from a 2015 catalog surfaced with Kanye's mug right next to the sneaker. The kicks, which may or may not be an...
Jun 14, 2014
The horizon beyond the Finals looks pretty shaky. After the Heat and Spurs are done battling for the title, all thirty teams will begin waging wars decided by chequebooks and text messages rather than will, skill, and a roundball. Change is definitely afoot. This summer’s off-court action threatens to shake things up League-wide. A number of marquee free agents could be testing the waters,...
Aug 15, 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.
The teens believed Allen and his family were not home and thought it would be "cool" to see the inside of the house. They...
May 21, 2014
Despite all of the criticism LeBron James gets for flopping, it was Lance Stephenson who delivered the flop that sent the internet into a frenzy last night. Sir Lancelot earned himself a $5,000 fine after his flop on a run-in with LeBron James, which sent him flailing to the court like a rag doll.
Lance played opossum for a while, but ultimately swallowed his pride and got his dead ass off the...
One of the most recognizable sneakers in the past few years is the Nike Air Yeezy 2 and it has popped back into the news with the "Red October" colorway and now this sample pair.Cyhi the Prynce showed off a pair of Yeezy 2s on his Instagram account today that featured black leather instead of the mesh material on the upper that was used on the retail released pair. Another thing worth noting is...
The triumphant (ok, maybe not so much) return of "140 Bars Or Less" dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans. This week, Nick Cannon's "sweatin...WOOO," Frank...
Aug 19, 2013
With wealth comes the opportunity to make extravagant purchases. While NBA players love to rack up obscene tabs in night clubs and blow cash on sports cars, usually the biggest investment they'll make is in their homes. Some of these residences are hard for us normal folks to even comprehend. Let's take a look at 10 Most Impressive Homes Owned By NBA Players.
May 31, 2014
Prosecutors dubbed Carlton Carter the Air Jordan bandit for his check-cashing scam which netted him over $100,000 and 'a wall of shoes.'
“He had approximately 300 pairs [of Air Jordans],” Assistant District Attorney Elise Roecker said of what cops found when they searched 30-year-old Carlton Carter’s home in Hackensack, NJ.
“It was described to me as a wall of...
Jul 17, 2013
St. Louis rapper, Nelly, was on ESPN’s “First Take” and went off on Kobe Bryant, blaming him for the Lakers misfortune of a first round exit, and Dwight Howard bolting to Houston. Take this for what it’s worth, but the “Hot In Herre” got heated in a 10 minute debate of sorts (screaming match?) with Stephen A. Smith when the discussion of Dwight Howard leaving the Lakers came up. ...
Oct 23, 2014
While New York sneakerheads are still fuming over the fact that the Supreme store won't be stocking the highly coveted Air Force 1 collab, the folks in L.A are kicking it with Wale. Not long after Supreme announced that their Los Angeles shop would be releasing Nike Air Force 1 Collection today (October 23rd), a swarm of sneakerheads started lining up outside, including Wale.The rapper didn't...
Mar 12, 2014
When you think of the most expensive homes in the NBA, you'll probably assume Kobe Bryant, or LeBron James ranks #1. However, it's another Heat star who holds that title.
Chris Bosh, and his $12.3M Florida estate, is tops in the NBA, ahead of Kobe Bryant. Who's third on the list you ask? Oh, just Chris Bosh again; his California mansion though.
The two locations, Florida and California, are the...
Nike unveiled its new plan to put an end to the bot-era today. Hallelujah.
The swoosh added an extra step at the checkout process, which makes the buyer select a specific image amongst a variety of pictures. The system should ensure that we no longer experience those dreadful instant sell-outs, and will actually have a puncher's chance at picking up a new pair of kicks.
Over the weekend, Toronto rapper Drake returned to his hometown and held his annual OVO Fest (October’s Very Own), which featured a slew of performances and high profile names in hip hop such as Kanye West, Lil Wayne, J. Cole, OVO’s The Weeknd, and many more. For the first year, Drizzy also organized an OVO basketball tournament along with Canada’s CIS program, OVO Bounce. Newly signed...
Nov 15, 2012
The "feud" between 50 Cent and Floyd Mayweather a couple weeks back got us thinking about the long-standing love affair between rappers and boxers. Both require a tremendous amount of skill, and both camps have made sincere, desperate, and hilarious attempts at paying homage to one another.
Boxers have made their attempts at rap (Roy Jones Jr.'s "Y'all Must Have Forgot," Mayweather's "Yep"),...