Kobe on DeRozan Inspiring Next Generation as Raptors Star Unveils Compton #KobeAD PE (Photos)

DeMar DeRozan is tough, but can the Compton born shooting guard and Raptors star really carry on Kobe Bryant’s legacy by wearing his shoes? DeRozan was inspired by and became Bryant’s biggest fan while watching Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Western Conference Semi-Finals when a young Kobe infamously airballed three or four straight shots

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NIKE & Russell Wilson Unveil New Exclusive Alpha Menace Cleats (Photos)

Russell Wilson used Under Armour just like Kevin Durant did, and now the Seahawks star quarterback is one of the faces of Nike football. Wilson signed a long-term contract with Nike, after leaving the apparel brand in 2014 and playing in Under Armour gear in 2015. The Super Bowl XLVIII champion then went back to

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Nike Trolls Adidas After Their Client John Ross Breaks 40 Yard Dash Record at Combine (Video)

adidas is salty right now after watching their island give away at the NFL Combine actually burn away, after John Ross’ ridiculous 40-yard dash. The former Washington Huskies star receiver shocked the world, crushing Chris Johnson’s record in the 40-yard dash, running a blistering 4.22 forty. Unfortunately for adidas, Ross has signed a deal with

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NFL Players Reveal Favorite Charities With #MyCauseMyCleats Campaign (Photos)

NFL players will have the chance to share the causes that are important to them during all Week 13 games, without being fined, as part of the NFL’s My Cause, My Cleats campaign. The initiative is a culmination of 18 months of collaborative work between the NFL and players across the league, and it includes

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Klay Thompson on Whether Durant is Reason For His Shooting Slump

You should have known that Klay Thompson wasn’t going to go out like that. The Warriors star shooting guard hasn’t shot the ball so well during the first week of the season, but he told ESPN.com, that the addition of Durant isn’t the reason. “Not at all,” Thompson said at shootaround when asked if his

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Kristaps Porzingis Officially signs with adidas; Richest shoe deal ever for European

We’ll find out years from now if Nike blew it, but Kristaps Porzingis is officially an adidas client, after agreeing to the richest shoe deal ever for a European basketball player according to The Vertical: The deal will pay Porzingis, 21, between $3 million and $6 million annually, depending on incentive bonuses met. It’s the

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Klay Thompson Used Hilarious Sneaker Joke In Warriors Pitch To Durant

We’ve heard a lot about Klay Thompson not “sacrificing sh*t” to appease Kevin Durant in Golden State, but the Warriors shooting guard used a crafty sneaker joke to help reel the former Thunder star in during free agency. Steve Kerr described the joke during a sitdown on a podcast with ESPN’s Zach Lowe. “[Steph and

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Special Air Jordan Retro PEs Unveiled For Michigan Basketball (Photos)

Michigan University and Jordan Brand are unveiling the basketball team’s new uniforms and Jordan Brand fashioned the entire Air Jordan legacy in navy and yellow colorways for the team. Darren Rovell previewed the Air Jordan 7, Air Jordan 11, Air Jordan 28, and Air Jordan 29. Maize and Blue everywhere. #goblue #wearejordan pic.twitter.com/JN1H3lxdAz — Michigan

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Paul George Blamed Getting Crossed Over on His Shoe (Video)

Paul George on skates. pic.twitter.com/OmrKcLxoIk — ⓂarcusD (@_MarcusD_) August 6, 2016 Money — is it must be the shoes? In Paul George’s defense, I’m just glad he was able to get his footing because he could have gotten injured if his shoe really did stick to the ground like he says. During the Team USA

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