TAG: Adidas

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 9, 2014 / 12:30 am

Report: Wiggins Signs With Adidas For Company’s Rookie Record

Andrew Wiggins

Andrew Wiggins’ shoe deal isn’t the $180 million behemoth that was reported last fall, but it’s not exactly chump change. According to Yahoo Sports’ Marc Spears, Wiggins’ contract with adidas is the most expensive the company has ever given a rookie. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 8, 2014 / 1:45 pm

adidas’ D Rose Lakeshore “Scarlet” Colorway

adidas D Rose Lakeshore

You can now purchase a casual-wear option under the D Rose umbrella without sacrificing the unique attributes adidas adds to every Derrick Rose release. Like the D Rose performance sneakers, the D Rose Lakeshore offers a charming homage to Rose’s hometown, symbolized by Chicago’s Lakeshore Drive where drivers take in majestic views as Lake Michigan unspools in front of them. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 2, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Derrick Rose & Adidas Launch D Rose 773 III

adidas D Rose 773 III

We got our first look at the newest addition to the Derrick Rose line back in May when images leaked of an all-black D Rose 773 III. Now adidas has officially unveiled the performance shoe with new coorways inspired by the team-first mentality of Rose and the city he’s always called home. Read More »

NBA Draft, Video / Jun 23, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Watch Dante Exum Make His U.S. Debut In A Pair Of New Foot Locker Spots

Dante Exum

Australian import Dante Exum is the X-factor in this year’s draft with the top 3 in disarray following Joel Embiid‘s stress fracture. That’s what makes his American debut in these priceless adidas spots for Foot Locker so intriguing. Read More »

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

Is This Our First Look At The adidas D Rose 773 III?

adidas D Rose 773 III

Today, we got what could be an early sample look at the upcoming adidas D Rose 773 III. Featuring an all-black SprintWeb upper, the shoe also sports Rose’s logo and the iconic 3-Stripes on the heel and already has fans gushing over the improved design. Read More »

Video / Apr 15, 2014 / 11:45 am

Hysterical New Foot Locker X adidas Ad Starring Damian Lillard: “No Rings”

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard (photo. Foot Locker)

Fresh off his recent extension with adidas, Blazers point guard Damian Lillard stars in a new commercial for Foot Locker entitled “No Rings.” In the spot, Dame tells a friend on the phone “the last thing I want to be is one of those guys that never won a ring.” Except, Chris Webber, Karl Malone, and NFL Hall of Famers LaDainian Tomlinson and Barry Sanders are barbecuing with Dame while he’s talking, and all of them take offense to the crack. Check out the priceless new spot after the jump. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 14, 2014 / 11:00 pm

Report: Damian Lillard’s adidas Extension Said To Approach $100 Million

Damian Lillard

The meteroic rise of Damian Lillard continued on Monday when adidas announced a “long-term partnership extension,” following weeks of speculation after it was revealed he was able to opt out of his deal to become a sneaker free agent when he reached certain incentives in his initial contract. The eight-year extension, with options and incentives that could push it to 10 years, features figures — while not released publicly — that are said to dwarf everyone but LeBron James’ Nike deal and Derrick Rose‘s own deal with adidas. Read More »

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 »