Dec 14, 2013
When news broke last month of Derrick Rose’s season-ending surgery, painful thoughts darted through the minds of not only Bulls fans, but everyone who enjoys the NBA. Here was a young superstar with his hometown team on his back, a mere ten games into his comeback from a year-long absence, robbed of another season whose plot he was to play a vital role in. His well-chronicled rehab now begins...
Sep 26, 2013
Kevin Durant and Dwyane Wade have exchanged some words on social media over ranking the NBA's Top 10 players. While on Cinesport, Durant was shown Sports Illustrated's ranking of the league's Top 10 and asked what he thought. One change he wanted made was remove D Wade at the number 8 spot and replace him with KD's friend and former teammate, James Harden. Durant Says He'd Take Harden Over...
Aug 21, 2013
As he’s clearly become the most dominate player in the world, and one of the greatest to ever play the game, LeBron haters have started running out of material. The default has become to focus more than ever on LBJ’s receding hairline. Perhaps finally conceding the battle with his hair loss, King James has now shaved his head. When you’re an athlete of James’ magnitude, a change like...
Aug 10, 2014
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.
As some of you know, Drake and Lil Wayne have officially kicked off their 'Drake vs. Lil Wayne' tour...
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,...
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...
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...
It was only a matter of time before Nike blessed Kyrie Irving with his own signature sneaker, which was officially unveiled last night. The Cleveland Cavaliers' all-star point guard rocked the Nike HyperRev for most of last season, but after getting his own logo with The Swoosh, he's ready to make the jump to his own sneaker.The 'Kyrie 1' feature a mesh build with a vibrant array of colors...
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.
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. ...
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...
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...