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What started a few years back with Nike’s first attempt at constructing a shoe’s upper material entirely from cork has now taken hold and carved out a pretty decent niche for itself in the sneakergame. The guinea pig for this experiment was none other than the LeBron 10 “Cork”, a release that celebrated LeBron James’ first NBA title […]

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069 Basketball Open/Frankfurt

Last weekend (May 30-31), the 069 Basketball Open took place in Frankfurt/Main. It’s arguably the best and most competitive ProAm basketball tournament in Germany. The reigning champs “Kings of the City Stuttgart” earned a back-to-back title win and also had the MVP Tim Burnette (who works at KICKZ Stuttgart) in their ranks. Many of the players […]

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