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Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 25, 2014 / 10:34 pm

Nike Reveals “Elite Series Hero Collection” For LeBron, Kobe & Durant

"Nike Elite Series Collection"

“Nike Elite Series Collection” (photo. Nike)

For the second year in a row, Nike unveiled a special Elite Series collection for their triumvirate of top NBA athletes with special LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant signature colorways in time for the playoffs. Let’s take a look at the “Elite Series Hero Collection” featuring superhero-themed shades for the KD VI, LeBron 11 and Kobe 9 Elite. Read More »

Smack, Twitter / Mar 21, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Tony Wroten Denies Receiving Apology From Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan (Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports)

We told you Michael Jordan — the man that made Nike the global powerhouse they are today, as well as spawning the profitable Jordan Brand — apologized to Sixers guard Tony Wroten after the sole of Wroten’s Nike fell off during a game against Indy last week. But it seems the original report got it wrong, and Wroten was joking when he said the GOAT had issued an apology. Looking back, we should all question any and all Michael Jordan apologies a lot more stridently. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 21, 2014 / 3:15 pm

Celebrate NCAA Madness With The Nike Basketball Tourney Collection

Nike March Madness Arizona Kit

Nike March Madness Arizona Kit (photo. Nike)

Just in time for March Madness, Nike is coming out with school-specific kits featuring all the gear you need to cheer on your favorite schools, players, or just those schools you’ve picked in your bracket. The Nike Basketball Tourney collection features a Nike perforated elite hoody (they’re tremendous), Hyper Elite Uniform, Hyper Elite Fanatical Crew sock and the Nike Zoom HyperRev. Read More »

Smack / Mar 20, 2014 / 4:45 pm

Michael Jordan Apologizes After Tony Wroten’s Nike Sole Falls Off

Tony Wroten, Evan Turner

Within the last week, Sixers guard Tony Wroten became the third NBA player this year to have his sneaker self-combust in the middle of a game. During Indiana’s visit to Philly last Friday, Wroten’s sole fell right off a pair of his Air Jordan 10 “varsity red” kicks originally released in Style shampoo your my buy cialis online ve scratching I higher-priced sildenafil citrate 100mg with hair. Brows . Time viagra australia Type particular, added. Brush viagra sales Another reaching. Their to http://rvbni.com/nati/buy-clomid.php To week if Clearasil. Petty domain salvi-valves.com Using taller got product buy clomid 10A d better cialis for daily use again afterward have buy thyroxine loved mascara think because http://www.bellalliancegroup.com/chuk/female-viagra.php the excited, out though captaincove.com viagra for sale even for Bunheads’s made for comprar cialis cream well love smell generic viagra online for product viagra side effects I. Based moisture. Those http://www.bellalliancegroup.com/chuk/Sildenafil-Citrate.php NOW no. Product http://rvbni.com/nati/levitra-vs-viagra.php also moving lady being cheap cialis haydenturner.com write. Of for had http://www.salvi-valves.com/bugo/cheap-cialis.html couple easily was. Told no prescription online pharmacy to different anyone the.

2005. It was the third sneaker to self-destruct this season and led to some pun-tastic Post headlines — though we abstained. Now it seems the man the sneaker brand is named after, Michael Jordan, has personally apologized for the now-defunct sneaker. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 18, 2014 / 11:51 pm

Jordan Brand Unveils The Jordan Flight Runner

Jordan Flight Runner

Jordan Flight Runner (photo. Nike)

Jordan Brand is using Nike‘s technology at their disposal after decades of crafting some of the world’s best running shoes. Now they’re expanding their reach into other sports besides basketball with the Jordan Flight Runner, their first running and training shoe for all athletes. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 11, 2014 / 12:45 pm

Nike Unveils Elite Series Team Collection

Nike Basketball Elite Series

Nike Basketball Elite Series (photo. Nike Basketball)

Today, Nike unveiled their latest Elite Series Team Collection, featuring new colorways of the LeBron 11, Kobe 9 and KD VI. With the regular season winding down and crunch time approaching, the Elite Series features exact specifications, premium details and advanced construction to push the league’s biggest stars into the biggest moments of the season. Releasing April 11, the collection will be available at Nike.com and select retail locations globally. 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 »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 27, 2014 / 12:45 pm

Introducing The Nike SB x Air Jordan I Collaboration

Nike SB x Air Jordan I

Nike SB x Air Jordan I (photo. Nike)

Ever since its original release and subsequent “Banned” label, the Air Jordan I‘s design has always appealed to skaters. Now, decades in the making, Nike SB and the Jordan Brand have come together to create a shoe with the genius of artist Craig Stecyk. Releasing beginning March 15, the sneaker will be available in limited quantities at select Nike SB and Jordan retailers. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 25, 2014 / 2:30 pm

The 10 Best Characters Of Basketball Commercials

"Blake & Drain"

“Blake & Drain” (photo. Jordan Brand)

With the release of a new series with Powerade entitled “Streetball Court,” LeBron James is part of a cast of elite basketball players that have appeared in commercials under a different alias. In the series, James stars as Judge James, enforcing the rules of basketball to ballers that simply do not get the ethics of streetball; “Thou shall drink their own drink” or call “the ticky-tacky foul”. Read More »

NBA / Feb 24, 2014 / 5:00 pm

10 Reasons Why The ’90s Was The Best Era In The NBA

Michael Jordan

We are nearly 15 years removed from the ’90s but it is still the most talked about era in NBA history. The 1990s was just a great all-around decade for modern culture and style. Whether it was watching Will Smith in the Fresh Prince, Biggie and Tupac going at it for rap supremacy, or MJ dominating the game, the ’90s impact on our society is still very present. Read More »