Tag Archives: Basketball

Game Changer – Air Jordan 1 “Banned”

Saturday, Sept. 3rd 2016 is one of those days in the life of a sneakerhead, when the sun seems a little bit brighter and the smiles seem a little bit warmer. Why? One of the absolute must-have-shoes in sneaker history is being re-released. The Air Jordan 1 Retro “Banned” is coming back. It’s the shoe that took […]

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History Repeated – Air Jordan XXXI “Banned”

History doesn’t repeat itself, they say. Well, sometimes it does. For instance, when a certain someone dribbles down the clock to deliver a championship-deciding play in game 6 of the finals – just to do it all over again the following year. Mr. Michael Jeffrey Jordan loved to make history. And he loved mimicking his […]

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VICTORIOUS but not so GLORIOUS – Team USA 2016’s place among Dream Teams

VICTORIOUS but not so GLORIOUS USA Basketball has done it again! The 2016 squad has captured the Gold medal at the Olympic Games in Rio in convincing fashion. In the Gold medal game at least… The 2016 Olympic tournament was a rollercoaster ride for USABMNT. After storming out the gates with two landslide victories against China […]

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Going Out With Barkley Like Sleepless Mike – Stories Around the Dream Team

They simply did not want to be on the same team. Whoever got asked, basically had at least one player he did not want to play with. Michael Jordan alongside Magic Johnson? No way! Patrick Ewing pairing with David Robinson? Come on! Charles Barkley and Karl Malone? Never ever! So how did this work out? […]

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Bobbito Garcia – Where’d You Get Those?

Where’d You Get Those? Legendary radio host, DJ, basketball prodigy and sneaker connoisseur Bobbito Garcia aka DJ Cucumber Slice aka Kool Bob Love has done it again. He put his magic into a collaboration with Puma to bring back the roots of NYC sneaker culture. Say hello to the Puma x Bobbito Garcia Clyde and […]

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Hoping. Waiting. Wishing. – The 2016 NBA Draft

Waiting is tough. No one enjoys it. Especially if he’s waiting for his biggest dream to come true. A dream, that is most likely to change his life forever. That said, for some talents the NBA draft might feel like torture. Remember Bobby Portis? Having been projected a mid-lottery pick last year, he had to wait. […]

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All-Star Game History & Records

There is one weekend in the year when the basketball world comes together, celebrates their best players, most spectacular dunkers and most accurate shooters and sets their eyes on one single game. The NBA All-Star Game. For this game people forget allegiance to their home team, they stop booing players from their division rivals and […]

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