Posts Tagged ‘Basketball’

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

10 NBA Players Who Need Their Own Signature Sneaker


With news dropping every day on LeBrons tenth signature sneaker and other players next models coming to light we decided to discuss which players also deserve to have a sneaker designated to them — not just a colorway or player exclusive. Some players for their marketability and others for their accomplishments — either way you know pairs would move if catered to their style of play and persona. Here is 10 NBA Players Who Need Their Own Signature Sneaker and let us know who you think should be on there.

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

Reebok | The Answer IV Re-Release


Reebok had the chance to catch up with Allen Iverson in July with exclusive interviews – hosted by Todd Krinsky, Reebok’s Global VP of Classics, Basketball and Entertainment – to talk about his career, the launch of the Answer IV’s as well as the legendary crossover move in Game 1 of the 2001 NBA Finals against the Lakers when Iverson was with the 76ers. Launching August 10th.

Saturday, July 21st, 2012

Tissot Tony Parker LE Edition 2012 Watch


As Tony Parker leads Team France in the games this summer, he has also released a brand new limited edition watch with Tissot. This piece conveys energy worthy of a professional athlete through a sporty and dynamic look. This limited edition features Tony Parker’s number 9 standing proudly at its dedicated index, illustrating the a basket ball’s fiery orange color. The attention to details of this watch allows for undeniable richness. The dial and counters, surrounded by a ruler pattern emphasize the ultimate precision. The PRS 330 Tony Parker Limited Edition 2012 is an elite competitor in both fields of sport and class.

Monday, July 16th, 2012

Kyrie Irving Challenges Kobe Bryant 1 On 1


Recently after a USA basketball session in Vegas Irving, who is a member of the USA Select team that scrimmages against the senior squad, challenged future HOFer Kobe Bryant to a game of 1-on-1, with $50,000 on the line for charity.

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Blake Griffin Has Two Highlight-reel Dunks During Team USA Practice


Blake Griffin has dunked all over the NBA in his first two seasons with the Clippers and over the weekend he offered a sneak peek at what the global basketball community can expect at the London Olympics later this month.

Friday, July 6th, 2012

Dream Team: How Michael, Magic, Larry, Charles, and the Greatest Team of All Time Conquered the World and Changed the Game of Basketball Forever


They were the Beatles of basketball, the Mercury Seven in sneakers.

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

NIKE Basketball: The Ring Maker


LeBron and the ring maker go way back to the days of Akron afros and high school dunks. When one sliced through the paint, the other carved through wax. Together, their journey has proven that even those destined for greatness have to earn it.

Sunday, June 10th, 2012

Dwyane Wade and LeBron James Post Game Press Conference


Dwyane Wade and LeBron James postgame interview vs. Boston Celtics game 7 in the eastern conference finals. Wade and LeBron James talk about the 2011 and 2012 nba finals after game seven vs. the Boston Celtics.

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Pepsi MAX and Kyrie Irving Present: “Uncle Drew”


Pepsi MAX went to a pick-up game in Bloomfield, NJ pretending to shoot a documentary on a basketball player named “Kevin.” When his Uncle Drew came into the game, some magical things happened.

Friday, April 27th, 2012

DOIN’ IT IN THE PARK


DOIN’ IT IN THE PARK: Pick -Up Basketball NYC, a film by Bobbito Garcia & Kevin Couliau, explores the definition, history, culture and social impact of New York’s summer basketball scene – one that is widely recognized as the worldwide “Mecca” of the sport.