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Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 25, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Video: Shaq Talks About Today’s Reebok Shaq Attaq IV Re-Release

Shaquille O'Neal, Shaq Attaq IV

Shaquille O’Neal has a long history with Reebok, specifically the Shaq Attaq IV that was originally released two decades ago. His relationship continues with today’s re-release, so watch as the Big Aristotle discusses his newest addition to the Reebok Classic stable. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 24, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Video: Inspiration Behind Adidas Originals C-10

adidas Originals C-10 grey

The adidas Originals C-10 introduced this summer looks back at the heritage of adidas Originals with a zx 000 heel counter and continues to evolve with the easily recognizable three tripes branding a single strap. In an interview with North American Design Director, Brian Foresta and C-10 Designer Eric Hernandez, they share the inspirations for a design drawing from basketball, running, fashion and even architecture. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 24, 2014 / 3:30 pm

New Era Heritage Series: 1996 World Series Spike Lee Collection

Spike Lee

The recent New Era Heritage Series: 1996 World Series Spike Lee Collection offers up a tribute to one of the seminal moments in New Era’s 90-year history. Spike Lee‘s decision to wear a one of a kind red Yankees New Era cap to the 1996 World Series paved the way for a new way to look while supporting your team. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 23, 2014 / 6:15 pm

Chris Bosh Lists Pacific Palisades Estate For $14.5 Million

Chris Bosh House

A $118 million contract is a nice payday, but Chris Bosh isn’t letting his good fortune influence the asking price of his incredible estate in Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles. The exalted number? A cool $14.5 million. See for yourself if Bosh’s house is worth such a cost with photos of his amazing expanse. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 23, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Pics: Wizards Unveil New Navy Alternate Jersey

Wizards new alternate jerseys

The Washington Wizards — in conjunction with adidas and the NBA — released a teaser of their new alternate uniforms on Tuesday, with the navy blue and red color blocking at the top and “Washington” listed on the front. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 23, 2014 / 11:00 am

Desmond Mason Fulfills His Dream & Becomes An Artist

Desmond Mason

You might remember Desmond Mason. He played 10 seasons in the NBA, and won the Slam Dunk Contest in 2001. In 2005, he averaged a career-high 17.2 points per game with the Milwaukee Bucks. Since retiring from the NBA, Mason has been fulfilling his lifelong dream of being an artist. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 20, 2014 / 1:30 pm

NBA Store Has Sold Out Of LeBron Jerseys

LeBron James No. 6 or No. 23

LeBron James doesn’t even know what number he will wear for the Cleveland Cavaliers, but that hasn’t stopped fans from buying his jersey in droves. According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, the NBA Store has sold out of replica home, road, and alternate Cavaliers uniforms that bear LeBron’s name. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 17, 2014 / 11:30 am

ISlide x UCOG Launch “Tagged” Collection Today

iSlide x UCOG

Earlier this summer the custom slide company, ISlide, teamed with MixUnit for a custom summer collection. Now one of the hottest custom slide companies around has partnered with UCOGStreetwear.com for a printed, “tagged” collection with a soupcon of Texas spliced in. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 16, 2014 / 11:30 am

NBA To Introduce Gold Tab On Collar Of Past Champs Next Season

Gold Collar Tab

Images from an adidas retail catalog that began circulating on the Internet yesterday show a small gold tab on the back of the jersey collars beginning in the 2014-15 season. ESPN and other outlets report the gold tab will only be present for those NBA franchises who have captured an NBA title. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Video Games / Jul 15, 2014 / 10:45 am

NBA 2K15 Cover Released; Pharrell Williams To Curate Soundtrack

Kevin Durant NBA2K15 Cover

Today 2K announced Grammy-winning singer, producer, Vivienne Westwood fan and Park Ranger Smith doppelgänger, the estimable Pharrell Williams, as the curator of NBA 2K15 soundtrack. They also released a front of the box pic of NBA 2K15 cover boy and 2014 NBA MVP, Kevin Durant. October 7 can’t get here fast enough. Read More »