Tag Archives: NIKE

  • Nike LeBron 12 Theft Results in 7,500 Missing Pairs of Shoes

    Nike LeBron 12 Theft Results in 7,500 Missing Pairs of Shoes

    A LeBron 12 theft, Ocean’s 11-style, has caused 7,500 pairs of the Nike basketball shoes to go missing while sneakerheads everywhere pat themselves with a damp towel to calm down. The Memphis man behind the heist differs from Danny Ocean in one regard: He got arrested for it. Also, he’s probably not George Clooney. But […]

  • Nike College Football Playoff Uniforms Unveiled (Photos)

    Nike College Football Playoff Uniforms Unveiled (Photos)

    On Sunday, the four teams chosen to take part in the first ever College Football Playoff were unveiled to the public.  They are the Alabama Crimson Tide, Florida State Seminoles, Oregon Ducks, and Ohio State Buckeyes. Today, it’s the Nike College Football Playoff uniforms that are being unveiled, and much like the teams involved, these uniforms […]

  • Odell Beckham Gloves Commemorate Great One-Handed Catch (Pic)

    Odell Beckham Gloves Commemorate Great One-Handed Catch (Pic)

    Odell Beckham didn’t put up a monster stat line (he had a modest 7 receptions for 90 yards), or make another miraculous one-handed catch.  But he did manage to make headlines once again this week thanks to Nike’s announcement of the commemorative Odell Beckham gloves, which the rookie wideout wore during Sunday’s loss to the […]

  • Derek Jeter Ad Gets Disgustingly Parodied by Boston Company (Video)

    Derek Jeter Ad Gets Disgustingly Parodied by Boston Company (Video)

    The Derek Jeter ad from Nike was parodied by Sully’s Brand in Boston, and boy, oh boy, is it tasteless. Is it funny? Eh. Maybe. But it’s also plenty gross. If you ever wanted any proof that nothing is sacred in the rivalry between New York and Boston, look no further than this Derek Jeter ad. […]

  • Adrian Peterson Nike Deal Suspended Following Team Suspension

    Adrian Peterson Nike Deal Suspended Following Team Suspension

    The Adrian Peterson Nike contract has been suspended until further notice. This follows Minnesota’s suspension of the running back for child abuse. The incident is thought to stem from Adrian’s administration of discipline to his child. His son was taken to the hospital for various injuries stemming from the incident. Nike hasn’t stated what the […]

  • LeBron James Unveils the New Nike LeBron 12 (Gallery)

    LeBron James Unveils the New Nike LeBron 12 (Gallery)

    In a couple of weeks LeBron James will join the Cleveland Cavaliers’s training camp and begin his quest to bring a real, honest-to-God professional sports championship to the city of Cleveland. Yesterday, however, he had some other business to attend to at the Nike headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon. That business? Unveiling the brand new Nike LeBron 12 sneaker. The […]

  • Jeter Collection Unveiled by Nike’s Jordan Brand (Pics)

    Jeter Collection Unveiled by Nike’s Jordan Brand (Pics)

    The Derek Jeter collection by the Jordan brand of Nike has been announced, and Yankee haters may want to turn the other way. In addition to the pinstriped little number that you can check out at the top of this page, we’ve got another shoe that will more than likely remind you of the Bronx […]

  • Apparently Drake is an Oregon Ducks Fan Now? (Pic)

    Apparently Drake is an Oregon Ducks Fan Now? (Pic)

    As you may know, Aubrey Graham, a.k.a. Drake, has an ever-rotating and expanding series of sports allegiances that fit into three basic categories. The first category consists of teams from his home town of Toronto, such as the Toronto Raptors. The second consists of teams with star players whom Drake wants to (or already has) […]

  • The Nike Custom Airplane Goes Overboard on Luxury (Gallery)

    The Nike Custom Airplane Goes Overboard on Luxury (Gallery)

    If you need any indication of what the sportswear giant aspires to for both form and function, look no further than the Nike custom airplane. Teaming up with luxury designer Teague, Nike sought to create a remodeled airplane cabin that not only looked bad-ass, but helped ease the stress of travel on injured and resting […]

  • SF Runner Uses GPS Tracking Technology to Draw Penises on Maps (Pics)

    SF Runner Uses GPS Tracking Technology to Draw Penises on Maps (Pics)

    Based on that headline alone, I’d like everyone to give a round of applause to Claire Wyckoff, an avid runner who uses the Nike+ technology to track her dick-shaped runs through the Golden Gate city. Before Claire, we didn’t even know this was a thing you could do, though one time I missed an exit on […]

  • Derek Jeter Honored By Nike’s Jordan Brand in this Video Tribute

    Derek Jeter Honored By Nike’s Jordan Brand in this Video Tribute

    As the Derek Jeter farewell tour keeps plugging away, we see tributes popping up from other players, the Yankees, and even from the fans. Now, finally, we have one from the big guns: Nike. Now, baseball isn’t quite as core to Nike’s business as basketball or running is (how many people are buying baseball shoes after […]