TAG: Adidas

NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 10, 2014 / 4:00 pm

adidas Top Ten Cities Pack For Detroit, Miami, LA & NYC

adidas top ten "Cities Pack"

To celebrate the re-launch of the adidas Top Ten, adidas Originals is releasing a Top Ten Cities Pack repping Detroit, New York, Miami and Los Angeles. As part of that launch, adidas ran a contest to come up with the finest street photographer to shoot a lookbook. Philadelphian Sean Murry won the contest and was flown to LA to shoot the Top Ten Cities Pack alongside mentor Brock Fetch. Check out behind-the-scenes footage of Sean and Brock snapping pics for the Cities Pack. Read More »

Latest News / Apr 2, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Report: Damian Lillard Close To Signing Multiyear Deal With adidas

Damian Lillard

The Portland Trail Blazers are in the thick of the Western Conference’s crazy playoff race that will likely go down to the final week of the season. Concurrently, Damian Lillard is in negotiations with adidas for a possible multiyear shoe contract after Dame won last season’s Rookie of the Year award and competed in all five events over all-star weekend. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 27, 2014 / 11:00 am

Pharrell Williams Teams With adidas Originals

Pharrell Williams by Shadi Perez

adidas announced today a long term partnership with Oscar nominated, Grammy-winning musician and Buffalo hat enthusiast, Pharrell Williams. The first adidas Originals x Pharrell Williams products will debut in the Summer of 2014. Read More »

NBA / Mar 19, 2014 / 5:00 pm

NBA MVP Or The Next Penny? The Long Journey Back For Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose

It was November 22 when things shifted for Derrick Rose again. It was a typical game for the Bulls on the road against the Portland Trail Blazers. For fans it was a chance to watch last season’s Rookie of the Year, Damian Lillard, square off against Rose, in their first matchup against each other. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 14, 2014 / 11:23 am

adidas Unveils “Florist City Collection” For John Wall & Damian Lillard

adidas "Florist City Collection"

With spring right around the corner–finally!–adidas has unveiled the special edition “Florist City Collection” for NBA All-Stars John Wall and Damian Lillard. Both Florist City Crazy 1s ($125) will be available, with select collection items, starting March 19 at Compound Gallery and adidas.com. Read More »

College / Mar 6, 2014 / 12:45 pm

adidas Unveils Made In March Uniform System for NCAA Basketball

adidas "Made in March" Uniform System

Today, adidas unveiled their new Made in March Uniform System for this year’s college basketball postseason tournaments. Created with the most advanced basketball technology, the uniforms will debut during conference tournament play, and fans can get their Made in March gear at adidas.com and campus bookstores. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 24, 2014 / 11:45 am

Report: Damian Lillard To Become Sneaker Free Agent This Summer

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard will opt out of his deal with adidas to become a sneaker free agent this summer, according to a report from Chris Haynes of CSN Northwest. Having reached a number of incentives built into the original contract, such as winning Rookie of the Year and becoming an All-Star, a source told Haynes it’s almost a foregone conclusion that the Portland point guard will test the market. Read More »

All-Star, NBA / Feb 18, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Photo Recap Of NBA All-Star Weekend With #adidasintheQuarter

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, John Wall

NBA All-Star Weekend concluded on Sunday night with the All-Star Game, and over the course of the weekend, adidas tipped off their new fan experience at adidas in the Quarter with visits from star athletes and entertainers. From celebrating the launch of the adidas D Howard 4 to throwing a party at the House of Blues, which featured names like 2 Chainz, Snoop Dogg and Pusha T, adidas was in all during All-Star Weekend. Read More »

NBA, Smack / Feb 18, 2014 / 12:07 am

Dime Q&A: Dwight Howard Vows To Become NBA All-Star Game Starter Again

Dwight Howard

A somewhat maligned figure in the basketball community in recent years, Dwight Howard has never stopped being an All-Star-level talent. He has had to learn to let the criticism roll off his broad frame and now has the poise that embodies his veteran credentials. His focus has become tunnel vision dedicated to improving, enjoying life and propelling the Houston Rockets to a potential championship. Read More »

All-Star, NBA / Feb 16, 2014 / 9:00 am

Dime Q&A: John Wall Talks About His Dunk Contest Influences

John Wall

John Wall‘s breakout season is continuing at NBA All-Star Weekend. Not long before he was named Dunker of the Night during the NBA’s Slam Dunk Contest, he took some time to sit with us at the adidas suite in the French Quarter. His growth as a NBA professional transcends the basketball court and has been on full display as adidas has maked him one of their featured athletes. Wall opened up about his thoughts on the dunk contest, his career season, the Washington Wizards and the new shoe he is rocking this weekend. Read More »