Posts Tagged ‘Basketball’

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Dwyane Wade Signature Shoe by Li-Ning

After official confirmation that basketball star Dwyane Wade would leave Jordan Brand and start working with Chinese athletic brand Li-Ning as his footwear sponsor, Wade has debuted his first signature shoe during a Miami Heat practice last week.

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Inside The Brooklyn Net’s New High-Tech Arena

Aesthetically, the Barclay Center is an organic ode to the future — metal plates of varying sizes, curves and flowing lines — most notable for the Oculus, a gigantic 360-degree high-definition display that will show live game footage, movies, and even art installations. Within its walls, some 18,200 fans will enjoy free Wi-Fi, food and beverage apps and 8,000 square feet of LED signage. Watch the video above for an in-depth glimpse into the Nets’ new high-tech home court.

Friday, September 21st, 2012

Reebok Classics X Allen Iverson | The Question/Crossover Sneaker Re-Release

Following the successful re-releases of the Answer and Question sneakers earlier this year, Reebok Classics is prepping Allen Iverson‘s infamous “Crossover” shoe for release in October. The “Crossover” sneaker is actually The Question, but in a white/blue colorway.

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.