It’s certainly no secret that Michael Jordan was the trailblazer of the signature shoe game, but Kobe Bryant has done a pretty good job over the last two decades of putting his stamp on the overall market. Other players may have overshadowed Kobe in the sneaker world, but one person who did not ignore Bryant’s body of work is @jefferrrson. The San Diego native has over 70 Kobe Bryant shoes, starting in 2009 when he bought the “Carpe Diem” colorway for the Nike
For those of you who aren’t familiar with the NBA sneaker world, there are a lot of really good players with Jordan Brand signature shoes. To break down which players had the best games in the 2014-2015 NBA season was not an enviable task. Some of the best single-game performances of the NBA season are on this quick list (with video) of the four best performances among players last season who wore Jordans. So check out these games from Russell Westbrook, Chris Paul,
Long gone are the days when Pilates got a bad rep from the exercise establishment. Now athletes and celebrities are using Pilates to gain an edge, especially from celeb trainer Kit Rich. Rich’s training regimen combined Pilates with cardio, yoga and weight training to fully optimize mind, body and spirit. “I personally love this series because no matter how strong you are, you will always be challenged by it,” says Rich. “You can do it anywhere, no equipment needed, just you and a
Gym rats have been waiting for this moment for decades. It’s finally acceptable to wear gym and athletic gear outside and still look fashionable doing it. With that in mind, Adidas’ original sportswear collection is capitalizing on this fashion trend. Pharrell Williams and Kanye West have been seen wearing Adidas Originals out on the street, and they’re two of the foremost fashion trend-setters out there. So pair Adidas’ T-shirts, sweatshirts, sneakers and snapbacks with jeans or heels. Mix and match and make the
School has already started in many parts of the United States, but for those who have yet to go back to class and hit the books we have some awesome sock and shoe combos for you to go out and cop. Labor Day may be coming but the adidas Originals Men’s Rod Laver Fashion Sneakers and Nike Dri-FIT Crew Socks are a classic white-combo that’s far from basic and boring. Hoops fans will love the combo of Nike Men’s LeBron 12 Low Basketball Shoes
Socks are no longer an afterthought in the fashion world and the NBA has taken notice. After years of players boasting about how comfortable their socks were, the league reached a deal with a previously little-known company called Stance to be their official sock sponsor. So how did they do it in such a short amount of time? Stance combined a performance ready sock with some incredibly innovative and creative designs to make it the hip and trendy option in youth basketball
Vans are for skaters, right? So what are skate shoes doing on a basketball site? Times have changed. Skate shoes are no longer just for skaters. For those heading back to school this week, the new Vans Atwood are now trendy in the fashion world, with a combined durability, ease and comfort to make this an excellent casual kick. You can rock these with jeans, khakis, shorts, tees, hats— whatever you’re comfortable with. To find more about the versatile and stylish Atwood, go
Kanye West proved to us all that you don’t need to be a runner— or to even break a sweat— while rocking a great Adidas running shoe. A sleek, sweet silhouette ensures you get the patented comfort of a running shoe in addition to modern, refined style. These shoes are really versatile and go with everything from track suits to business-wear. Find out more information on the Dick’s Sporting Goods blog.