It’s looking more and more like Derrick Rose won’t be playing at all this year. That’s probably a good thing — no one wants him to rush back. Still, it hasn’t stopped adidas from releasing a number of dope colorways for his signature sneaker series this year, and the D Rose 3.5 “Metal-Black” is one of the best we’ve seen so far. Read More »
After unveiling a new Crazyquick colorway designed for the McDonald’s All American Games, today adidas revealed another for the all-new basketball shoe: an “Electricity” color scheme. The sneaker, which features four quick zones to provide maximum traction and flexibility, has an electricity TECHFIT upper. Read More »
The McDonald’s All American Games snuck up on me. We’re only two days away. On April 3, the best high school players in the country will take the court in Chicago for an all-star game that is always one of the spring-time highlights for basketball fans. And today, adidas officially unveiled what they’ll be wearing on their feet: a special edition colorway of the Crazyquick. Read More »
Unbelievably, Iman Shumpert has scored in double-figures just four times this season, spending his other 29 games as a glorified decoy. Some of that has to be because of an injury that kept him out for almost a full year. He looks timid, and his explosive athleticism and defense aren’t all the way back yet. But still, the NBA’s best rapper needs to step it up. In one regard he already has. Read More »
Welcome to THE GAME PLAN, a new section on DimeMag.com where we collaborate with CHAMPS SPORTS to bring our readers the best one-stop head-to-toe collections for ballplayers nationwide.
Next up: The adiColor Green Zest Collection. Straight from the Three Stripes comes this trifecta of adiColor options that will ensure that you will always have some color in your look. Check out our earlier coverage of the new Champs x adidas video starring current Dime cover guy Damian Lillard, the Knicks’ Iman Shumpert and the Broncos’ Von Miller to see the adiColor in action. Read More »
In a little more than half of his first season in the NBA, our guy Damian Lillard has already gone global. From unheralded guard who played his way into the NBA Lottery, to electric rookie making an immediate impact on his team and the League, to international Dime Magazine cover athlete (Dame’s first magazine cover of any kind) – Lillard has arrived.
During last season’s NCAA Tournament, I remember Baylor’s Crazy Light 2s being the talk of the tournament. Now for this year, adidas has unveiled new uniforms for six major college basketball teams. They are calling them the adizero uniform system, and they’ll be worn during this season’s NCAA postseason play. Read More »