Tag Archives: air jordans

  • Photographer Sues Nike Over Iconic Jordan Jumpman Logo (Pics)

    Photographer Sues Nike Over Iconic Jordan Jumpman Logo (Pics)

    A photographer named Jacobus Rentmeester is suing Nike in federal court in Oregon for copyright infringement. His claim is that the sportswear giant used a photograph he took for Life magazine in 1984 as the basis for their iconic Jordan Jumpman logo Rentmeester’s photo is on the left above. The Nike photo that would later […]

  • Could Michael Jordan Still Dominate the NBA in 2014?

    Could Michael Jordan Still Dominate the NBA in 2014?

    Could Michael Jordan dominate the NBA in 2014? Well that depends. Are we asking if the Michael Jordan we all know right now—i.e. the 51-year-old owner of the Charlotte Hornets—could dominate the NBA? Because if so, then the only people who would answer “yes” are Bill and Bob Swerski. (Provided Ditka was Jordan’s coach, obviously.) […]

  • 9 Vintage Basketball Sneakers

    9 Vintage Basketball Sneakers

    Few things get twenty and thirty-somethings more fired up about their youth than sports and fashion. This affinity explains the recent spike in interest in the throwback jersey and shoe, and nowhere is that more clear than in the realm of basketball. It seems as though many sneaker aficionados are more interested in reissues from […]