TAG: Foot Locker

NBA, NBA Draft / Jul 16, 2014 / 3:30 pm

For Young Dante Exum, What You See Is What You Get

Dante Exum

LAS VEGAS — If you like the mysterious type, then Australian native and Utah’s newest rookie Dante Exum might not be the player for you. Leading up to the 2014 NBA Draft, questions surrounded the riddle that was the 6-6 Exum. Except, one conversation with him, and you see he is as forthcoming as the Las Vegas heat in July. 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 »

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 »

Video / Mar 5, 2014 / 2:25 pm

Video: New Foot Locker Commercial Introduces The “Kobe Piano”

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant could make anything amazing, even a piano. In this latest gem from Foot Locker, watch the Mamba craft something beautiful with his own hands. Foot Locker has put out some amazing commercials over the past few years, but this ranks right up there with the best of them. You could imagine Kobe actually doing this. Read More »

Video / Feb 19, 2014 / 8:45 pm

Video: How James Harden Avoids The Mob While Shopping At Foot Locker

James Harden x 8

A few years ago and people at the mall probably thought James Harden was the leader singer in some local reggae band, or possibly just a random tall guy that moved with unnatural grace. But now that the Beard has turned into one of the best shooting guards in the NBA and the co-star for a title-contending Rockets team, it’s hard for him to avoid the mobs that usually follow his every move. So in order to shop at Foot Locker, James had to come up with a plan. Read More »

instagram / Feb 14, 2014 / 9:15 pm

Nerlens Noel Remakes Anthony Davis’ Foot Locker Commercial

Nerlens Noel

Since not every NBA player is in New Orleans, or every NBA writer (stupid weather), the vast majority of players have a mini vacation this weekend. Rookie Nerlens Noel went back to Lexington, Kentucky where he played a lone season of college ball. While in town, he spoofed a recent Anthony Davis Foot Locker commercial, and it’s a pretty accurate mock-up. Read More »

All-Star, Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 14, 2014 / 4:38 pm

11 Of The Best Sneakers Releasing This NBA All-Star Weekend At Foot Locker

Nike KD VI, Nike Kobe 9 Elite, Nike LeBron 11

We’ve finally arrived at the Friday before the 2014 NBA All-Star weekend, and while the media and the players congregate around the newly named Smoothie King Arena in New Orleans, there are some dope sneaker releases from Foot Locker showcasing the newest iterations from Nike, adidas, Reebok, Converse and others, who have timed their releases to coincide with the next few jam—packed few days. Here are 11 of the best releases this weekend. Read More »

NBA / Feb 4, 2014 / 12:01 pm

New Foot Locker Ad With James Harden Disguised As Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis, James Harden

February is the hottest month to grab new gear at Foot Locker. The All-Star Game is right around the corner, and all the new kicks are coming out, so it makes sense James Harden would want to go shopping. His only problem is his new-found stardom since becoming the leading man in Houston. In a new ad for Foot Locker, Harden goes incognito as Anthony Davis to avoid the the jostling paparazzi. Except, the Brow is pretty famous in his own right, which Davis points out. Read More »

Smack / Jan 31, 2014 / 10:30 am

New Foot Locker Ad: Anthony Davis Rejects Kid In His Driveway

Anthony Davis

We all did it as kids: counted down the seconds before we attempted a game-winning shot. If you were like us, we did this multiple times as we tried to make our buzzer-beater perfect. Did we do the announcers voices as it was happening? You betcha, and so did the kid starring in this new Foot Locker commercial. Except, Anthony Davis shows up right as the kid attempts his game-winner. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 12, 2013 / 3:45 pm

Foot Locker Releases Limited Edition Bulls Starter Jacket

(photo. Foot Locker)

This weekend sees the release of the Air Jordan XI “Gamma Ray” that Chris Paul recently showed off on Instagram. As a way to augment the occasion even further, Foot Locker is releasing a limited edition Chicago Bulls Starter Jacket that matches the newest Air Jordan colorway. Read More »