• 'What The' Nike LeBron 11 Releases Tomorrow
    The Nike LeBron 11 "What The LeBron" was initially slated to release on May 31st, but that never happened. Fear not though, the 'What The LeBron' Nike LeBron 11 will be hitting select U.S retailers on September 13th.  The always popular "What The" mashup dons the LeBron 11 silhouette, and includes some of LeBron's most iconic signatures. We see inspiration drawn from the "South Beach"...
  • 10 Rapper-Owned Clothing Brands
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    Most rappers tend to wear their money, showing off the goods with flashy jewelry and eccentricity. Many have ventured into actually designing and producing clothing, resulting in meagre results. Only a few have actually been successful at maintaining and managing a retail business long-term. Check out our favorite rapper-owned clothing lines.
  • 49er's WR Michael Crabtree Fined For Wearing Custom Jordan Cleats
    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.  Instead, the bright blue custom cleats were worn by San Francisco 49er's wide receiver, and Dallas native, Michael Crabtree. The 9ers dominated the Boys from start to finish, but unfortunately...
  • Kanye West Reveals Adidas Yeezy III Release Date
    Kanye West isn't just in Australia to play pick-up basketball against a bunch of elderly men. Yeezy is in Perth, Australia as part of his Yeezus Tour and he delivered some specific information regarding his much anticipated collaboration with Adidas. "I feel good because we've been working hard. We got the new Yeezys, the Yeezy IIIs coming in November. And this is just the beginning," West...
  • Atlanta Hawks' Owner To Sell Team After Racist Emails Surface
    Atlanta Hawks controlling owner Bruce Levenson announced that he is selling his share of the team after he admitted to writing an e-mail two years ago that contained racially-insensitive remarks about fans. In July, the NBA launched an investigation after Levenson self-reported the August 2012 e-mail to the league. Before the investigation was complete, Levenson notified the NBA office on...
  • Drake Unveils New 'Drake vs. Lil Wayne' Air Jordan III Pack
    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. Both of the monochromatic kicks feature a...
  • Deron Williams Speaks About How Much He Dislikes Living In NY
    Deron Williams couldn't wait to get out of Utah back in 2011, but it appears New York wouldn't have been his desired location if he had the opportunity to choose. Or his second, or third, choice for that matter. In an interview with 'Resident' Magazine, D-Will spoke on what it's like to be a New Yorker;  I'm not going to lie. I don't really feel so much like a New Yorker. I grew up in an...
  • 140 Bars Or Less: August 23 To August 30
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    After last week's "Special Edition" of 140 Bars, we recommence your regularly scheduled article.  This week Joey Budden is on his early morning creep, Fabolous combines two of our favorite things, and Rihanna's ass is about to explode. Follow 140 Bars Or Less on Twitter @140BarsOrLess where we post more ridiculous re-tweets through the week.  If you see any hilarious tweets...
  • Wiz Khalifa's Personally Designed Converse
  • Jermaine Dupri Discusses The Best Air Jordan Of All-Time
    Atlanta's own, Jermaine Dupri, stopped by our office with his boy Royce Rizzy to talk about a bunch of different topics, including his sneaker game. JD, who showed up rocking the classic 'DMP' 7s, let us know that although he is a true sneaker connoisseur, it's strictly Js when it comes to his footwear.  Jermaine says he has been all-in on the Jordan Brand movement since the early 90s, and...
  • Air Jordan 'White Ice' Collection Unveiled
    Forget that 'no white after Labor Day' rule. A collection of 'White Ice' Air Jordans have surfaced in Barcelona, as part of Nike's display for the FIBA World Cup, and they're looking s-m-o-o-t-h.  The concept is similar to Jordan's '25th Anniversary' collection, though these joints feature an icy blue translucent outsole to go along with the bleached out uppers. We know a similarly...
  • Nike Agrees To Pay Kevin Durant Additional $25 Million After Retirement
    Talk about easy money. Kevin Durant's new Nike contract lives up to his 'Easy Money Sniper' nickname, as the Swoosh will reportedly pay the league's MVP an additional $25 million after he retires.  According to ESPN's Darren Rovell, KD's deal is worth $275 million over 10 years, plus an addition $2.5 million in salary per each year. For those of you scoring at home, that is a cool $300...
  • A$AP Rocky Discusses His Fashion Sense & Fashion Evolution
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    By now fans of A$AP Rocky are aware that along with the rapper comes a unique fashion sense. The New York native is outspoken about his fashion choices, bringing high fashion to the forefront. Although some criticize what he wears, Rocky has no apologies. In a new interview with online site Mr. Porter, Rocky spoke on his style and fashion evolution, as well he modeled select pieces from some of...
  • 'Stepping On Jordans In The Hood' Prank
    One of these days, somebody is going to get seriously hurt doing these 'In The Hood' pranks. The latest prank to go viral is this 'Stepping On Jordans' bit, which could even get you knocked out in the suburbs, let alone the hood.  The premise is as simple as it is stupid- the prankster walked around New York City stepping on peoples Js, seeing if it would get him killed. It didn't, but he...
  • Fans Ask, Will Kobe Twerk On Vine? "No Chance In Hell"
    After posting footage of his pop-a-shot prowess, we mentioned how Kobe Bryant was looking to expand his social media game and add a Vine account. He took to Twitter to ask followers to send him some good Vines so he could get a feel for how to use the app.   One stipulation was that he did not want people sending “no talkin cats or ish like that” with the great hashtag...
  • Top-10 NFL Sneakerheads
    We made it. The NFL season is officially set to kick-off tonight, as the defending champion Seattle Seahawks will take on the Green Bay Packers. Seahawks' safety Earl Thomas is already prepping which cleats he will wear in tonights game; a high-top or low-top version of his Air Jordan 6 PE.  The rest of the league will have to wait until Sunday to unveil their opening day kicks, but we...
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