TAG: Adidas

instagram, Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 17, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Damian Lillard Previews Signature Shoe After #4BarFriday Rap

Damian Lillard

When adidas invited us out to Las Vegas to unveil their newest creations, the Crazylight Boost and D Rose 5 Boost, Blazers all-star Damian Lillard was part of the unveiling after signing close to a $100 million extension to stay in three stripes. With that large a contract– especially in lieu of fellow adidas teammate John Wall‘s signature kick — you knew his first signature shoe was coming at some point. As part of Dame’s ongoing #4BarFriday, he gave viewers a sneak peek of the D Lillard 1. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 14, 2014 / 4:00 pm

New adidas D Rose 5 Boost “The Lake” Colorway (Pics)

adidas D Rose 5 Boost "The Lake"

This past summer, Dime got an invite from adidas to the unveiling of the D Rose 5 Boost release in Las Vegas. The first D Rose 5 Boost colorway came in the standard red and black color scheme aligning with Derrick Rose‘s hometown team, the Chicago Bulls. Now, with the next colorway, “The Lake” dropping overseas, adidas is adding a mint flavor to D-Rose’s signature line. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 9, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Video: Derrick Rose & adidas Debut New D Rose 5 BOOST Ad

Derrick Rose

Today adidas and Derrick Rose released a 30-second spot for the D Rose 5 Boost, featuring Rose jumping for a balletic, slow-mo Eastbay throwdown that only seems possible with their new boost technology. Come check it out. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 9, 2014 / 11:15 am

Pic: Cavs Unveil New Navy Blue Opening Night Jersey

Cavs Navy alternate home uniforms

The Cleveland Cavaliers unveiled new navy blue uniforms to go with the wine and gold trim they’re used to rocking. In time for their home debut, the Cavs will wear these new navy blue alternate home jerseys when they tip off against the Knicks in Cleveland on October 30 at 8 p.m. ET. Come check out the threads. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Oct 7, 2014 / 11:30 am

John Wall & adidas Unveil New J Wall 1 Colorways

adidas J Wall 1 Alternate Away

The upcoming adidas signature shoe for John Wall is getting two new “Alernate Away” colorways with their trademark vertical lines in blue and white for the adidas J Wall 1. The first colorway drops Oct. 1, but the newest colorways come in time for Christmas. Read More »

Latest News / Sep 30, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Damian Lillard And The Trail Blazers Are Ready for Big Things This Year

Damian Lillard

“Hungry.”

That’s the word Damian Lillard used to describe his mentality toward the coming season as the Portland Trailblazers opened training camp Monday at the Moda Center. 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 / Sep 1, 2014 / 2:45 pm

Building The Brand: Players Who Deserve Their Own Signature Line

adidas Crazylight Boost

When Nike took a chance in 1984-85 to give a rookie out of North Carolina by the name of Michael Jordan his own sneaker line, the marketing world in sports changed forever. Nike has become one of the most recognized brands in the world, while MJ has built an empire that is producing millions from retro releases. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Aug 26, 2014 / 4:30 pm

adidas Originals Introduces Big Sean Metro Attitude

adidas x Big Sean "Metro Attitude"

adidas Originals has partnered with Big Sean to offer his own individual take on the Metro Attitude line. Keeping the snakeskin leather of the original iteration, Big Sead adds a tropical print together with black leather, in an homage to his family’s recording studio in the black sand beaches of Hawaii. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Aug 19, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Damian Lillard Introduces adidas’ Crazylight Boost

adidas Crazylight Boost

We got a chance to try out adidas‘ newest performance basketball sneaker, the adidas Crazylight Boost when Damian Lillard and Derrick Rose teamed up for their Las Vegas launch plus a new ad. Now adidas has come out with their newest spot, with Lillard in his PE colorway introducing Boost technology to the masses. Read More »