Tag Archives: NIKE

  • NIKE Has Terminated Its Endorsement Deal With Johnny Manziel

    NIKE Has Terminated Its Endorsement Deal With Johnny Manziel

    Just when you thought former Cleveland Browns QB Johnny Manziel couldn’t get any lower after LeBron terminated their business relationship, the Browns released him, and his second agent this year, Drew Rosenhaus, dropped him… Now NIKE has cut ties with Manziel as well.   Nike has reportedly terminated its endorsement deal with Johnny Manziel, per […]

  • New Nike Ad Reminds Us To Never Stop Hating Kobe Bryant (Video)

    New Nike Ad Reminds Us To Never Stop Hating Kobe Bryant (Video)

    Unless you’re a Los Angeles Lakers fan, there’s a good chance that at some point in your lifetime you’ve uttered the words, “I hate Kobe Bryant.”  Heck, I bet even Lakers fans have said those words at some time or another. But now that Kobe is set to play in his final NBA game tonight when […]

  • The Story of How Nike Lost Steph Curry to Under Armour Is Hilarious

    The Story of How Nike Lost Steph Curry to Under Armour Is Hilarious

    Steph Curry has been underestimated at every stage of his career. That’s pretty hard to imagine now, given the way he’s eviscerated NBA defenses the past two seasons. But it’s true. He was a stud in high school, but he didn’t fit the profile of a star so he couldn’t get a scholarship from a […]

  • Nike Unveils The Playoff Version of the LeBron 13s (Video)

    Nike Unveils The Playoff Version of the LeBron 13s (Video)

    Apparently, NBA fans aren’t the only ones thinking that LeBron and the Cavs could use a little help once the NBA playoffs come around. Nike went ahead and tweaked the LeBron 13s to create a shoe that would give him a little extra edge in the playoffs—or provide them with a slightly-revised product to promote […]

  • Nike Drops Manny Pacquiao Over Derogatory Comments About Gay People

    Nike Drops Manny Pacquiao Over Derogatory Comments About Gay People

    Well here’s a shocker. One day after boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao told a Filipino television station that gay people were “worse than animals,” Nike dropped the guy like a hot potato. The Swoosh officially terminated its endorsement contract with Pac-Man on Wednesday. The 37-year-old boxer had endorsed Nike for eight years, but apparently his Instagram […]

  • Neymar to Become First Soccer Player to Get His Own Air Jordans

    Neymar to Become First Soccer Player to Get His Own Air Jordans

    Big news for sneakerheads today. According to the folks at Sole Collector, this fall Nike’s Jordan Brand will release a special Neymar edition of their Air Jordan 5 Lows. What’s the big deal? Well you see, lots of basketball players have gotten their own retro Jordans, and there have even been a few athletes from […]

  • LeBron James Signs Lifetime Deal With Nike

    LeBron James Signs Lifetime Deal With Nike

    Today, Nike announced that they’d be giving LeBron James something that they’ve never given to any other athlete before, including Michael Jordan. That something is a lifetime contract. While it is believed that Nike and Jordan have at least a de facto lifetime agreement, LeBron’s new deal with the largest sporting apparel brand in the world […]

  • Mohamed Sanu Will Wear ‘Joker’ Cleats vs Texans Tonight (Pics)

    Mohamed Sanu Will Wear ‘Joker’ Cleats vs Texans Tonight (Pics)

    A.J. Green and DeAndre Hopkins are the two wide receivers that most football fans will be watching out for during tonight’s Monday night game between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Houston Texans.  But there is a third receiver from this match-up that could garner some extra interest.  That receiver is the Bengals’ Mohamed Sanu, who should […]