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adidas Will Not Renew Contract With NBA After 2016-17 Season

adidas Will Not Renew Contract With NBA After 2016-17 Season

Nike owns the basketball sneaker industry and have a stranglehold over market share. But of late, we’ve seen adidas and Under Armour make significant moves in basketball recently. Adidas is the NBA’s outfitter and Under Armour [...]

Pic: Jordan XX9 Unveiled

Pic: Jordan XX9 Unveiled

We’ve been hearing about the Jordan XX9 for a while now, but there’s now finally official images available. This Fall, two versions of the shoe will be made available for purchase. Images are┬ávia ESPN’s Darren Rovell [...]

Johnny Manziel Signs Endorsement Deal with Nike

Johnny Manziel Signs Endorsement Deal with Nike

He’s the most high-profile player in this year’s NFL draft, so it’s only natural that he hooks up with the most high-profile brand. Johnny Manziel has reportedly signed an endorsement deal with Nike, according to ESPN [...]

Report: Damian Lillard to Opt-Out of His adidas Contract

Report: Damian Lillard to Opt-Out of His adidas Contract

While in New Orleans, I spent some time at the adidas VIP suite in order to meet some folks I’ve only met via email and to interview a few ball players. One in particular was supposed [...]

Is the New Charlotte Hornets Logo Wearing Jordan 11s?

Is the New Charlotte Hornets Logo Wearing Jordan 11s?

The Michael Jordan-owned Charlotte Bobcats are officially becoming the Charlotte Hornets beginning next year, and will adopt the same team colors that were so popular in the 90s: purple and teal. That will surely be a [...]

Robert Griffin III Fined $10,000 By NFL For Wearing adidas Apparel…Again

Robert Griffin III Fined $10,000 By NFL For Wearing adidas Apparel…Again

Robert Griffin III hasn’t even played a full, healthy NFL season yet, but his name constantly makes headlines. Both for good, bad and otherwise meaningless reasons. Last season, you’ll remember Griffin being fined by the NFL [...]