TAG: Landon Donovan

Style - Kicks and Gear / Aug 12, 2014 / 12:15 pm

Landon Donovan Joins James Harden For Part II Of Foot Locker’s “Short Memories”

Landon Donovan

It was hard for even the biggest hoop-heads not to get swept up in the mania surrounding the 2014 World Cup. Almost as big a story as the United States’ underdog run to the knockout round was Landon Donovan not making coach Jurgen Klinsmann’s team. As Donovan tells James Harden in part two of Foot Locker’s “Short Memories,” though, he remembers his World Cup experience a bit differently than the rest of us. Read More »

Video / Jan 14, 2012 / 3:00 pm

Welcome To The KobeSystem

KobeSystem

We knew this would happen. Despite concerns that he was too old or too beat up to still compete at his usual level, Kobe Bryant has once again shoved monster game after monster game in all of our doubting faces this season. Dude’s been bananas lately.

So, it’s only natural with as much success as Kobe’s had during his career that a likely progression would be to share his secrets to success with others. Other successful people that is. Enter the #KobeSystem. Read More »

Featured Gallery, Video / Jan 9, 2012 / 4:15 pm

Everyone Is On The KobeSystem

Everyone Is On The KobeSystem

The KobeSystem is where the successful find more success. But you don’t have to listen to me, though. Just take the word of some of the world’s most successful people including Aziz Ansari, Jerry Rice, Landon Donovan, Leehom Wang, Paul Rodriguez, Hope Solo, Richard Branson, Serena Williams, Tony Robbins, and Kanye West. Read More »

Smack / Jun 24, 2010 / 12:24 am

Last-minute rumors and trades before the 2010 NBA Draft

Derrick Favors at Georgia Tech

Later on tonight, 60 ballplayers will live out a dream moment, while at least 60 more will feel the sting of getting pretty close to the dream but falling short. (Before re-focusing on making it the hard way.) That would be the NBA Draft, and as we get closer to the festivities at Madison Square Garden, the trade rumors and high-stock/low-stock speculation is running rampant … For the longest time it seemed the Nets were clearly taking either Derrick Favors or DeMarcus Cousins at No. 3, but yesterday Wes Johnson suddenly entered the picture: On one hand because he’s been killing in workouts, and because there may be a little handshake deal in place where if the Nets take Johnson, his agent will deliver them Carlos Boozer in free agency. Read More »

NBA / Jun 11, 2010 / 9:30 am

World Cup vs. FIBA World Championship National Teams

Leandro Barbosa

With the World Cup now upon us, and the FIBA World Basketball Championship right around the corner this summer, I decided to compare the national soccer and basketball teams of some of the planet’s powerhouses: Brazil, Germany, France, Argentina, Spain, England/Great Britain and the USA. How does each country’s team stack up in terms of recent success, individual stars, and world ranking? Read More »