At 5-31 on the season, it was only a matter of time until the Knicks started making some roster moves. Tonight they were key players in a three-team deal that sends JR Smith and Iman Shumpert to the Cleveland Cavaliers, while the Cavs ship Dion Waiters to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
If you were one of the few who successfully reserved a pair of the Adidas Yeezy Boost, consider yourself lucky.
Kobe Bryant has more than enough time to think about the future now that he's nursing a torn rotator cuff and he's apparently looking to life after basketball. The Black Mamba has said that he intends to finish his two year contract with the Lakers, which will net him $25 million next season, and then he's calling it quits.
The New York Knicks became the first team to reach 30 losses last night, suffering an absolutely brutal 97-81 home loss at the hands of the Detroit Pistons. It's worth noting New York was without Amar'e Stoudemire, Iman Shumpert, Samuel Dalembert, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Carmelo Anthony, who has been plagued with a sore knee throughout their abysmal season.
One of the voices of college basketball, Greg Anthony, has been suspended by CBS indefinitely following his arrest on solicitation charges. A CBS spokeswoman says "Greg Anthony will not be working again for CBS this season."
Kevin Durant Calls The Game A Liar, Says He Never Bet $20K; Game Responds Jun 11, 2014 at 03:41pm 25,662 Views
A few days ago Los Angeles' rapper The Game posted a video on instagram of himself swishing a three in front of a crowd that included Kevin Durant, DeMar DeRozan, James Harden, and Drake. Game claimed that Durant bet the rapper $20,000 that he couldn't swish an NBA three, which he did.
First, Kanye West left Nike to team up with Adidas in a move that caused a stir in the sneaker community. Then, Kevin Durant nearly ditched The Swoosh for Under Armour. Now, three of Nike's top designers have decided to cut ties with the super brand in favor of Adidas.
During his annual OVO Fest in Toronto, the Raptors' Global Ambassador and #1 Spike Lee impersonator on the sidelines, Drake, shouted out Kevin Durant who was in attendance. Drake begged the fans in the crowd to show KD some love, in hopes that he would be floored by the response, and one day sign with the Raptors. But, that all backfired.
Social Media Explodes With Rage Following 'Supreme x Nike' Release Oct 23, 2014 at 04:52pm 13,365 Views
Today was a weird day in the sneaker community. A new Supreme x Nike collab released, but not at their New York shop.
Kanye is no longer with Nike, but that hasn't stopped the brand from releasing the exclusive "Red October" Air Yeezy II and giving them to big time celebrities.
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.
'Eventually everyone who wants Yeezys will get them.' That's what Kanye West had to say in an interview with Ryan Seacrest this morning regarding his much anticipated Adidas Yeezy Boost release.
Not long ago, 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.
The New York Knicks lost yet again last night at the hands of the Orlando Magic, allowing Evan Fournier to go off for a career-high 28 points in the process. The Knickstape is now 2-7 on the year, having lost 4 out of 5 at Madison Square Garden.
Drake and Lil Wayne are still touring the country for their 'Drake vs. Lil Wayne' Tour, and they are still unveiling never before seen Air Jordan 3s. The next stop of their tour is in Austin, Texas and Drake finally gave a clean look at the 3s that he, and Weezy, have been rocking as of late, which are similar to the pair we discussed last month.
Social Media Reacts To Zach LaVine's Epic Dunk Contest Performance Feb 15, 2015 at 09:42am 12,134 Views
We're not ready to declare that the dunk contest is back, but Zach LaVine certainly rejuvenated the All-Star Weekend's most anticipated event. On top of that, the star-studded 3 point competition lived up to the hype as well and there was even a dramatic finish in the Skills Challenge which made for an enjoyable All-Star Saturday Night. Degree Shooting Stars:
The Adidas x Kanye West Yeezi III allegedly leaked about a week ago (shoutout to Bobby Shmurda), and while we still haven't received official word about 'Ye's collab, at least one man is in the know.
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.
Last December, Kanye West was on Chicago's B96 when he revealed some details about his Adidas line, which will carry both men and women's sports wear clothing. Yeezy then stated that his Adidas collaboration would be launching September, though that month has come and gone.
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.
Kobe Bryant won't be debuting his 10th signature sneaker this season, as he underwent season ending surgery on his torn rotator cuff a few days ago, but that hasn't stopped Nike from officially unveiling his newest sneaker today.Nike Basketball has officially unveiled Kobe's 10th signature sneaker, the Nike Kobe X, which will launch next weekend, on February 7th.
49er's WR Michael Crabtree Fined For Wearing Custom Jordan Cleats Sep 8, 2014 at 04:01pm 10,857 Views
Sneaker customizers at Recon Beat Lab got their hands on a pair of Air Jordan 6 cleats, and decked them out in Cowboys' blue, though they weren't for Dez Bryant or any of Dallas' other players.
NY Teen Sentenced To Nine Years In Prison For Stealing Sneakers Jan 10, 2015 at 11:01am 20,400 Views
A teenager from Albany, New York has been sentenced to nine years in prison after he robbed another teen's sneakers; a story that has become all too familiar.