Tag Archives: NIKE

  • 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 […]

  • Nike Unveils New Oregon Pioneer Uniforms (Pics)

    Nike Unveils New Oregon Pioneer Uniforms (Pics)

    Because Oregon is the darling of nearby juggernaut Nike, the Ducks football team gets new uniforms roughly once per game. So many that it’s hard to keep track, and I have NO idea what Oregon’s actual, regular home team uniforms look like anymore. Plugging away at new, weirded kits for the team, Nike just unveiled […]

  • Graphic Designer Re-Envisions Nike NBA Sneakers as NFL Cleats (Pics)

    Graphic Designer Re-Envisions Nike NBA Sneakers as NFL Cleats (Pics)

    One of the big advantages the NBA holds over other North American sports leagues is that the stuff the guys wear out on the court makes such an easy transition to street fashion. Hockey players might wear the same skates Sidney Crosby wears, baseball players might wear the same cleats Mike Trout wears, and football […]

  • Of Course Kevin Durant Still Thinks He’s The Best in the NBA (Video)

    Of Course Kevin Durant Still Thinks He’s The Best in the NBA (Video)

    After an MVP 2013-14 campaign, Kevin Durant and the Thunder suffered a frustrating turn of events as the star player managed to get only 27 games in before falling victim to a fractured foot. Durant was in Spain doing the requisite Nike goodwill trip when he spoke to the press about the upcoming season, and […]

  • James Harden Joins Adidas For $200-Million

    James Harden Joins Adidas For $200-Million

    Goodbye Nike.  Hello Adidas. Houston Rockets guard James Harden has ditched the swoosh for the three stripes after Adidas offered the all-star a 13-year, $200 million deal that Nike refused to match. The partnership between Harden and Adidas does not begin until October 1, so don’t expect to see him in any of the company’s […]

  • Blake Griffin Takes on Marvin the Martian in an New Nike Ad (Video)

    Blake Griffin Takes on Marvin the Martian in an New Nike Ad (Video)

    Back in the early-mid 90s, the Air Jordan brand took a pretty weird departure (likely around the time of Space Jam) in which it seemed all of Michael Jordan‘s commercials involved Looney Toons and the lamentable “Hare Jordan.” It wasn’t the finest hour in the history of the Jordan brand. It now looks like it […]