1. Tales from the Kicks: The Nike Kyrie 1

    Kyrie Irving is a superstar. This season, he's transformed into the MVP-caliber point guard many of us expected to see right out of Duke University...

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  2. Meet the Man Responsible for Customizing the Raiders' Cleats

    Bob Romanski bleeds silver and black. His professional career has been encapsulated by the Oakland Raiders and an appreciation for the Davis family...

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  3. Tales from the Kicks: The OG Nike Hyperdunk

    Take a trip back with us to 2008. With the NBA reaching another talent apex—LeBron James, Kobe Bryant , Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade hitting their peaks—Nike branched ...

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  4. Will Anthony Davis Ever Get His Own Signature Sneaker?

    ESPN's Nick DePaula broke the news that New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis had agreed to a lucrative extension with Nike, officially putting to bed any rumors of where his next sneaker contract would come from...

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  5. Why Under Armour's Curry 4 Will Become Stephen Curry's Defining Sneaker

    Under Armour's Curry 4 may become the most important sneaker of Stephen Curry 's lifetime. And, no, that statement isn't just a boiled-over pot of hyperbole...

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  6. Super Heroic Wants to Change the Way Kids Think About Sneakers

    Kids adore sneakers. Don't take our word for it. Matt Powell of the NPD Group explained how that particular sector of the sneaker industry was valued at $4 billion last year alone...

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  7. B/R Kicks: Julius Erving Talks Converse and the Current State of Sneakers

    In 1975, everyone's favorite doctor, Julius Erving , signed an exclusive footwear deal with Converse. Once considered a pinnacle manufacturer of athletic shoes, it was Dr...

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  8. 5 NFL Stars Who Wore Air Jordan Cleats

    In 1985, Nike gave Michael Jordan his own signature sneaker. Lean on the fast-forward button, and today, in 2017, Jordan Brand has become a focal point for all things Swoosh...

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  9. Oral History of WWE's Greatest Match: Stone Cold vs. Bret Hart at WrestleMania

    I'll never forget what it felt like sitting inside Illinois' Rosemont Horizon on a cool night in March. The date was March 23, 1997. When Bret Hart and Steve Austin captured the hearts of everyone in attendance at WrestleMania 13...

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  10. Tales from the Kicks: The Adidas Harden Vol. 1

    The Million Dollar Man Ted DiBiase famously howled into a WWE microphone, "Everybody has a price," in his gravely, signature voice...

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  11. StockX's Roundtable Takes a Deep Dive into Sneaker Culture

    Since its inception, StockX has become a platform where sneakerheads can learn about shoes, sell their collections or pick up stuff they've always had an eye on without worry...

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  12. Anthony Mason Jr. Pays New York-Sized Sneaker Tribute to His Father

    NEW YORK — You often hear about the role that brotherhood plays in professional basketball. Dwyane Wade 's recent comments about losing Jimmy Butler as a teammate, shared on ...

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  13. Tales from the Kicks: The LeBron Soldier X

    "To be able to continue to build up our city, to continue to be an inspiration to our city, it means everything," LeBron James confessed to reporters congregated inside the press room after Game 7 of the 2015-16 NBA Finals...

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  14. Tales from the Kicks: The Under Armour Curry One

    The journey Stephen Curry has embarked upon since his collegiate days—shaved head, running down the court in an oversized Davidson uniform—has exceeded all expectations...

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  15. Unveiling the Adidas Crazy Explosive 17

    Adidas set course earlier this year and began to retool the Crazy Explosive model for a summer 2017 release. That day has finally arrived. Shuffling through sketches and concepts, the Crazy Explosive 17 was born...

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  16. 8 People Who Changed the Business of Winning in Sports

    Sports is a business, and in business there are winners and losers. The purpose of this article is to focus on eight individuals who changed the business of winning with innovative thinking, a ton of skill and a dash of luck...

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  17. The Most Under-Appreciated Sneakers of the Last 5 Years

    There's no plausible way you'd be able to cop every sneaker release out there unless you're living in a Scrooge McDuck 's money vault. For the rest, picking and choosing kicks has become a specialty habit...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 11,343 reads 0 comments

  18. How to Pull Off the Ultimate Sports Vegas Weekend

    *Sponsored advertising content for LVCVA* Headed to Las Vegas for a sports weekend? Looking to fill your iPhone calendar up? Don't worry, we've got you covered...

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  19. How to Bet on Sports in Vegas Like a Pro

    *Sponsored advertising content for LVCVA* Las Vegas is a destination for shows, relaxing spas, crystal clear pools and golf outings with friends...

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  20. NBA Draft Sneaker Battle: Class of 2016 vs. Class of 2017

    The NBA draft is big business on and off the floor. We know Adidas conquered the 2016 draft class, securing footwear deals with Brandon Ingram, Kris Dunn, Jaylen Brown, Jamal Murray and Dragan Bender...

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  21. The NBA Sneaker-Deal Fantasy Draft

    The end of the NBA Finals means the beginning of NBA draft hysteria. You can already see the major storylines brewing. Will there be a trade for the No...

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  22. 8 Father-Son Moments in Sports That Will Give You All the Feels

    Don't let LaVar Ball's media-driven relationship with his son Lonzo distract you from the truth. In sports, we've witnessed countless father-son moments that have given us all the feels...

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  23. Nike Set to Release the KD 10 'Still KD' During Game 1 of the NBA Finals

    During Game 1 of the 2016-17 NBA Finals Thursday, Nike will shake up its innovation chamber and roll out Kevin Durant 's latest shoe, the KD X "Still KD...

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  24. B/R Kicks: Top Memorial Day Weekend Sneaker Releases

    In the sneaker world, Memorial Day Weekend has become a time when brands can unload big-money releases. This year's batch of kicks is no different...

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  25. Comparing Odell Beckham Jr.'s Record-Breaking Nike Deal to NBA Sneaker Contracts

    New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. broke new ground by inking the richest endorsement contract in history for an NFL athlete, per Nick DePaula of Nice Kicks. Nike is now the long-term, exclusive home to Beckham Jr...

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