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Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 6, 2014 / 4:45 pm

Hoop Culture’s “This Game Is My Life” Headphones

"This Game Is My Life" Headphones

Hoop Culture has come out with their latest product, dope custom headphones produced by Sol Republic. With the trademarked phrase: “This Game is My Life” in text across the top, these headphones are a must for fans and ballers alike. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 4, 2014 / 7:30 pm

Photo: Clippers Rookie C.J. Wilcox Dresses Up As Young Michael Jackson

C.J. Wilcox

C.J. Wilcox is a relative unknown among recent first-round draft picks, but he’ll surely become a favorite of Los Angeles Clippers fans if his recent attire is an accurate representation of his sense of humor. On a team-wide outing to “Michael Jackson ONE” in Las Vegas yesterday, Wilcox channeled the “Thriller” legend by donning a bedazzled white glove and classic black jacket. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 2, 2014 / 2:00 pm

New Orleans’ Court Design Features Giant Pelicans Within Three-Point Arc

Pelicans Court

There’s not much gray area for the New Orleans Pelicans nickname – you either love it or you hate it. And though we hedge to the former side, we understand the argument of those standing on the latter one, too. But everyone has to give New Orleans credit for one thing, at least: The team has gone absolutely all-in with the Pelicans motif since its debut last year, and took that dedication to a new level this season by introducing a court design that features its mascot’s huge watermark within each three-point line. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 2, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Nike LeBron 12 Launch Delayed Due To “Small Cosmetic Issue”

Nike LeBron 12

When LeBron James takes the court for the first time during the 2014-15 NBA season, he’ll likely be wearing the latest in his signature line, the Nike LeBron 12. Unfortunately, fans in China and the United States might have to wait longer than expected after the launch was delayed due to a “small cosmetic issue” Nike relayed yesterday. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 1, 2014 / 4:00 pm

PHOTO: Kobe Bryant Wears Nike “Ringsssss” Shirt To Lakers Practice

Kobe Bryant

Hurry up, Mamba Nation. Find $30.00 and race to your nearest sporting goods store. The Kobe Bryant shirt you’ve all been waiting for is finally here. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Video Games / Oct 1, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Video: New NBA 2K15 Trailer Highlights Updated MyPARK

NBA 2K15 MyPARK

Today 2K Sports revealed the details of MyPARK for NBA 2K15 in their newest trailer. Originally released in conjunction with NBA 2K14, the multiplayer competitive street MyPARK mode allows you to compete in order to build your MyPARK rep while choosing among different street baller squads from all over the fictional 2K world to unlock MyPARK-specific upgrades. Street ball not for you? No problem, you can still get some run at the in-door Michael Jordan Rec Center! Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Sep 30, 2014 / 2:00 pm

PHOTO: Joel Embiid Shows Off His Late September Holiday Cheer

Joel Embiid

This isn’t exactly the portrait of a guy known for his sarcastic, gregarious social media persona. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Sep 29, 2014 / 11:30 am

adidas & John Wall Unveil The J Wall 1 Signature Shoes & Collection

John Wall, J Wall 1, Hero Athlete apparel

Today, adidas unveils the J Wall 1 signature basketball shoe and apparel collection for all-star Wizards point guard John Wall. It’s the first in a line of signature products for the former Kentucky standout featuring his own logo and individualized kick. The apparel collection is available starting Oct. 1 with the J Wall 1 sneaker releasing October 31. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Video Games / Sep 25, 2014 / 11:15 am

Kevin Durant Tells Jimmy Fallon He Plays As LeBron James In NBA 2K15

Kevin Durant, Jimmy Fallon

We spoke with Kevin Durant on Tuesday night at the NBA 2K15 launch party in New York City where he told us, “I’m like the best,” at the game. As part of his trip to New York City, Durant stopped by “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon” and — after confidently proclaiming he was “really good” at the game again — he admitted he doesn’t play as himself in NBA 2K, but as LeBron James. Yeah, Durantula plays as ‘Bron. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Video Games / Sep 24, 2014 / 2:15 pm

Kevin Durant Tells Dime “I’m Like The Best”…At NBA 2K

Kevin Durant

The glitz and glamour of Hollywood joined NBA 2K15 cover athlete Kevin Durant and former Thunder teammate James Harden as they helped celebrate the launch of the game (hitting stores Oct. 7) in New York on top of The Standard High Line adjacent to the Hudson River. We braved the glare of the red carpet to catch up with the 2014 NBA MVP to talk about the new game. Read More »