TAG: Jordan Brand Classic

High School, Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 11, 2014 / 9:00 am

Introducing The 2014 Jordan Brand Classic Collection

Jordan Brand Classic Collection

Jordan Brand Classic Collection (photo. Jordan Brand)

The 13th annual Jordan Brand Classic is going down in Brooklyn on April 18, and today, the Jordan Brand officially introduced what the players will be wearing when they take the Barclays Center floor. Read More »

High School / Apr 15, 2013 / 5:42 pm

From Underneath The Shadow Of Michael Jordan, Jordan Brand Classic Stars Show Out

Jabari Parker, Julius Randle

Jabari Parker, Julius Randle (photo. Jordan Brand)

At one point early in the first half of Saturday night’s Jordan Brand Classic, the crowd at Barclays Center suddenly and incongruously erupted into a thunderous ovation during a dead ball. Only one person’s arrival could have elicited such a reaction.

Nope, not him. It was Drake. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 22, 2013 / 12:45 pm

Revealed: On-Court Collection For 2013 Jordan Brand Classic

Jordan Brand Classic

Jordan Brand Classic (photo. Jordan Brand)

We already broke the news earlier this week that Jordan Brand was stepping it up again this year with the 2013 Jordan Brand Classic. But now that we have a break from tournament action and coverage, here are the official images. Not only will Drake be performing after the game on April 13 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., but the teams will be sporting some incredibly wild Air Jordan XX8s. Read More »

High School / Feb 12, 2013 / 3:45 pm

Jabari Parker, Aaron Gordon, Andrew Wiggins And More Are Part Of The 2013 Jordan Brand Classic

Jabari Parker

Jabari Parker (photo. Bryan Horowitz)

The 2013 Jordan Brand Classic announced its field today, a 22-star collection that’s the center of the showcase April 13 at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. How many of these players will be back in the New York metro area for the 2014 NBA Draft just over a year later? By the looks of the field, a number of them could be. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 6, 2012 / 2:00 pm

Air Jordan 2012 “Jordan Brand Classic” Deluxe

Air Jordan 2012 "Jordan Brand Classic" Deluxe

Air Jordan 2012 "Jordan Brand Classic" Deluxe (photo. Jordan Brand)

It’s that time of year again when the best high school players in the world get together to give us a final taste before they head off to college, the spotlight and the big time. And next Saturday, the 11th annual Jordan Brand Classic will pit the best of the best against each other in Charlotte. The game will be televised on ESPN at 7 p.m., but you don’t have to wait that long to see what the players will be rocking: special editions of the Air Jordan 2012. Read More »

College, High School / Apr 20, 2011 / 12:00 pm

Dime Q&A: Myck Kabongo Could Be The Best PG In College Hoops

Myck Kabongo

Myck Kabongo (photo. Richard Orr Sports)

Austin Rivers, Anthony Davis and Michael Gilchrist have received the most attention amongst the Class of 2011 high school prospects, but you’d be crazy to overlook Myck Kabongo. The 6-2 point guard headed to Texas has a handle that can break down just about any defender, an innate ability to hit the open man and a lethal jumper with deep range that will cause issues for Big 12 opponents next year. We got up with the Toronto product this past weekend at the Jordan Brand Classic in Charlotte to discuss his off-court interests, his high school career – that included stops at two of the country’s premier programs – and his goals for next year. Read More »

High School, Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 15, 2011 / 12:45 pm

Air Jordan 2011 – Jordan Brand Classic Player Exclusive

Air Jordan 2011 - Jordan Brand Classic Player Exclusive

Tomorrow, some of the best high school players from around the country will be playing in the 10th anniversary of the Jordan Brand Classic at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte. And when the teams take the court, they’ll both be wearing new colorways of the Air Jordan 2011 developed specifically for the JBC squads. Read More »

High School, NBA Draft, Video / Apr 17, 2009 / 3:15 pm

John Wall Not Entering 2009 NBA Draft

With John Wall in NYC for the Jordan Brand Classic after he tore through the Nike Hoop Summit, our buddy Jonathan Givony from DraftExpress.com got up with John to discuss his next move.