Those red light cameras are a bitch. Dwight Howard must not have gotten the memo on that, and his Florida driver's license has officially been suspended after he was captured running a red light... on 10 different occasions.
For as expensive and rare as Yeezys are, it is becoming way to common to see heinous knock-offs of Kanye's kicks hitting the streets. We've all seen the Js get the bodega treatment, but when Yeezys and Air Mags start getting bootlegged, it's a wrap.
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.
Maggi Customs is the mastermind behind the Nike Air Yeezy 2 "Net." The familiar colorway from the Yeezy 1 takes on the Yeezy 2 sillouette, complete with a rebuilt upper. The traditional python panels and perforated toe box is swapped for a flat leather construction, giving the kicks a unique feel. Let us know what you think of the Nike Air Yeezy 2 "Net" and whether you'd cop or not.
Professional skater, Paul Rodriguez, sat down with Nas to pick his brain about the sneaker business at Agenda Emerge 2014. The New York rapper also speaks on his new sneaker store, 12AM:Run.
Winning the genetic lottery, and putting in the work to make it to the NBA has its advantages: wealth, status, early retirement - and the incalculable perks that come along with all of these. Players are overwhelmed by groupies, and other young ladies looking to climb the social (and fiscal) ladder by hooking up with them. Eventually, NBA players decide to settle down and find a wife - but not
Brandon Jennings was engaged to singer Teyana Taylor for two years before he even got it in. Whether or not that is an excuse for his sporadic play over the years is up for debate.
LeBron James broke the internet recently when he announced his return to Cleveland in a lengthy, well thought out essay, outlining his decision to return home. His decision changed the landscape of the basketball world, and also impacted the sneaker community. No more 'South Beach,' no more 'Miami Nights.'
Chicks In Kicks Recap Ft. Jessica Alba, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj + More Aug 22, 2014 at 12:49pm 2,341 Views
Before we get into the best #ChicksInKicks photos of the week, it's worth noting that a champion has already been crowned. Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' video melted the internet this week, and whether you noticed or not- Nicki and her crew were laced in Jordans, specifically the 'Royal Purple' Jordan 6 and the 'Wolf Grey' Jordan 3.
Drake was rocking the Air Jordan 3 "Infrared 23" on Saturday when he participated in the NBA Dunk Contest. Drake wasn't doing any dunking in the "Infrared 2" Js, but the kicks looked dope on that smooth handoff to Toronto Raptors guard, Terrence Ross. Ross was rocking the Spiderman Foams which recently released as well.
Usher has provided us with a close look at the Air Jordan 3 "Metallic Gold." We recently spotted Usher rocking a metallic gold Air Jordan 9 during a promo for the new season of "The Voice." We don't know the special occasion for which Usher broke out the exclusive kicks, but these aren't your typical Sunday Js.
Finish Line is having a sweet Jordan restock on April 19th. Some of the kicks which will be up for grabs, again, are the Air Jordan 4 "Green Glow," Air Jordan 4 "Toro," and Air Jordan 6 "Infrared."
NY Strip Club Offers Carmelo 'Melo Love' Package If He Signs With Knicks Jul 10, 2014 at 08:58am 6,254 Views
Carmelo Anthony has received a ton of offers over the last couple of weeks, but none like this. New York strip club, Scores, has made Melo an offer that would be tough to refuse: free lap dances for life... if he resigns with the Knicks.
LeBron James isn't entirely sure whether he'll be wearing #6 or #23 next season, but that hasn't deterred Cavaliers fans, and LeBron enthusiasts throughout the world from buying replica home, away, and alternate James jerseys. All three of those models have already sold out at the NBA Store, so if you burned your LeBron tank four years ago when he left Cleveland for Miami, you're out of luck.
Pierre the Pelican, mascot of the New Orleans Pelicans, has been catching a ton of heat for being too scary. It's understandable that organizations want their mascots to be fan friendly and compatible with kids, but at the same time this isn't a beauty pageant.
Many people think foams are dead. It sure seems that way after the last couple Foamposite releases.
Rumors are swirling that an enormous restock is going down today at Nike Store, and the lineup is absolutely bonkers. You can check out the full list of kicks that are scheduled to return to retailers here, but know that it includes 70+ sneakers, and favorites such as the 'Champagne' and 'Cigar' 6s, Kobe 9 Elite Low 'Beethoven,' Jordan 5 'Laney' and Air Jordan 11 'Gamma Blue'.
Red October continues to haunt us, this time The Game go into the action with a sizzling hot pair of "Red October" Air Jordan 11s. The pair, complete with a snakeskin for patent leather swap, also features the iconic gold tip laces found on the Yeezy II. Black inner lining and branding at the 3rd lace slot serve as the only contrast from these bloody onslaught.
The Spiz'ike is a collabo shoe between Michael Jordan and Spike Lee. Nike first launched the shoe in 2006. Now it's 2013 and for "Black History Month" they are launching the Jordan Spiz'ike BHM. These mainly consist of the the neon green/yellow throughout the shoe, but also have that touch of blue on the "BHM" and Jordan stamps.
Celebrities, specifically rappers, love to flaunt what they got. Especially when it's things that the common man doesn't have. For sneakerheads, this hits particularly close to home when rappers post a full collection of kicks that haven't even released yet, and you're just praying to win a raffle once they drop in a month.
Ecentrik Artistry drew inspiration from Jordan's "Pantone Collection" on this Air Jordan 5 custom. The base sneaker was the Laney Jordan 5; if you like what you see, you can inquire about how to get your own pair here.
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.
Chicks In Kicks Recap- Ft. Rita Ora, Erica Mena, and Naya Rivera May 16, 2014 at 03:36pm 1,970 Views
Rita Ora made her way back into this week's #ChicksInKicks Recap, repping for the three stripes. Outside of her Adidas ensemble, the rest of the lady sneakerheads opted for Js, specifically the "Concord" 11 Low.
To get you caught up, Game and 40 Glocc have had beef stemming back several years, and after a pool party this weekend, which they both attended, the two got into an “altercation” ("altercation" is a euphemism for when two people have words, or exchange shoves, this was a legit fight). Unless
Social Media Reacts To Zach LaVine's Epic Dunk Contest Performance Feb 15, 2015 at 09:42am 12,150 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:
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