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Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 15, 2015 / 2:15 pm

adidas & Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Unveil “Black History Month” Collection

adidas "Black History Month" Collection

To celebrate February’s Black History Month, adidas has teamed with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to release their finest performance sneakers in Black History Month colorways. Today adidas unveiled the limited edition “BHM” collection celebrating the NBA’s all-time leading scorer including the signature kicks of Derrick Rose, John Wall and Damian Lillard. A portion of the proceeds from the collection will go to Kareem’s Sky Hook Foundation, which improves the lives of disadvantaged youth. Come check them out. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 30, 2014 / 1:15 pm

adidas Unveils “Broadway Express” Collection Of D Rose 5 Boost, Crazy 8 & 2

addias "Broadway Express" Collection, D Rose 5 Boost, Crazy 8, Crazy 2

Today adidas unveiled their “Broadway Express” Collection a couple months before the NBA All-Star festivities tip off during a week-long bonanza in Brooklyn and Manhattan. To celebrate they’ve created special editions – with metallic silver uppers and a soupcon of yellow and black for the D Rose 5 Boost, Crazy 8 and Crazy 2. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 13, 2014 / 11:12 am

adidas Unveils Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s “The Blueprint” Crazy 8

adidas Crazy 8 "The Blueprint"

Today, adidas unveiled a limited edition Crazy 8 colorway known as The Blueprint, which pays homage to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. With a blue-based upper inspired by his time at UCLA, this shoe signifies it all to the younger generation, as many of adidas’ younger NBA players have all said Kareem represents the blueprint for a storied professional career. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 4, 2014 / 11:52 am

adidas Unveils NBA All-Star Sneaker Collection

adidas NBA All-Star Basketball Footwear

Today, adidas unveiled a look at their NBA All-Star footwear collection for this year, including new colorways of four different sneakers: the Dwight Howard 4, Crazy 8, Crazy 1 and the all-new Crazyquick 2. Releasing on Feb. 12-15, the special edition colorways are all paying homage to New Orleans’ rich culture. Dwight Howard, John Wall, Damian Lillard, Joakim Noah and others will debut them on court during the action of NBA All-Star Weekend. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 27, 2013 / 4:00 pm

Dime’s Holiday Gift Guide: 20 Gifts For Basketball Players

Stance "NBA Legends" Collection

Black Friday is almost here. You’re probably hustling to come up with holiday gifts for your family, for your significant other, for your best friends. Well, Dime is here to help, offering up our own little holiday gift guide for all of the hoopers out there. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 21, 2013 / 11:45 am

adidas Unveils Limited Edition Brooklyn-Inspired Crazy 8 Shoe

adidas Crazy 8 "Brooklyn"

The Nets might be struggling along at 3-8, tied for last place in the worst division in the NBA. But that doesn’t mean the borough of Brooklyn has lost any of its appeal. Today, adidas unveiled a first look at an upcoming Crazy 8 colorway that’s inspired by Brooklyn. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 30, 2011 / 2:00 pm

adidas Crazy 8 – Baylor Bears Player Exclusive

adidas Crazy 8

One of the best releases of 2011 was the return of the adidas Crazy 8. And although the undefeated Baylor Bears had these last season, they’ve been seen on the court this year as well. Check ‘em out: Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 23, 2011 / 12:00 pm

My Top 10 Sneakers Of All Time

Nike Air Max LeBron VII

I know that after reading the title for this post you’re probably thinking to yourself, who’s to decide what are the 10 best sneakers of all-time? Sneakers are sort of like ice cream: There’s no way you cannot love them, but they come in so many different styles and flavors that it’s almost impossible to pick a definitive top 10 best of all time. From the early 90’s the sneaker culture began to evolve very quickly. New models, designs and technology took the market by storm & it repeatedly raised the bar year after year. Although the more modern shoes are incorporated with better technology (Air Max, Flywire, Hyperfuse, Zig Tech, AdiZERO) there are some sneaks that just have too much of a classic value to be ignored on this list. Read More »

Featured Gallery, Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 21, 2011 / 3:30 pm

adidas x Maui Invitational Player Exclusive Collection

Maui Invitational

A mere 1,000 yards from the Pacific Ocean, an eight-team field is taking center court in the 28th edition of the EA Sports Maui Invitational. This year’s tournament showcases an elite lineup of teams, including former national champions Duke, Kansas, UCLA, Michigan, and Georgetown, as well as Tennessee, Memphis and host school Chaminade University. With the action tipping off today, check out the collection of Hawaiian-inspired gear that adidas Basketball put together to pay homage to Maui’s tropical waters. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 18, 2011 / 2:30 pm

Top 5 Kansas Player Exclusives

adidas Crazy 8

One of the many perks of playing for college basketball’s best teams is also getting the freshest kicks. So with three No. 1 seeds playing today – Duke, Ohio State and Kansas – we thought it’d be nice to check out some of the heat they’ve had on the feet through the years. With that, check out the Top 5 Ohio State player exclusives from Nike Basketball. Read More »