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This Brooklyn Nets x Air Jordan 1 is Inspired by the Notorious B.I.G.

Jordan Brand throw the Brooklyn Nets a rare dime, coming through with a Notorious B.I.G-inspired Air Jordan 1 to match the team’s eye-catching City Editions jersey. Revealed via Jason Stein’s IG stories, the tribute to Brooklyn rap legend is said to be limited to just five pairs. The leaked shots show off a black leather upper complemented with the […]

J.R. Smith States He Could Be Fined by the NBA for His Supreme Leg Tattoo

Hitting up Instagram with the news. Earlier this year, Supreme aligned with Nike and the NBA on a range of logo-rich jerseys with Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith chosen to model the themed wares. In related news, the controversial hoops star recently hit up Instagram stating that he expects to be fined by the league for his noted Supreme leg tattoo. As per […]

Spurs Trade Kawhi Leonard to Raptors for DeMar DeRozan in 4-Player Deal

An interesting risk by the Raptors. The madness surrounding Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs is over, for now. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors have agreed to swap the two all-stars in a 4-player deal. The full package includes Kawhi Leonard and Danny Granger being sent to Toronto in exchange for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob […]

Philadelphia 76ers Set To Honors Julius Irving With Sculpture

Philly is having a hell of a year. The city won a Super Bowl Championship with a backup quarterback while going up against a football dynasty, and took home the NCAA Men’s Basketball championship. The 76ers are looking to make a playoff run just weeks after Markelle Fultz got re-added to the lineup, and now one of the city’s greatest […]

Dwight Howard Fined $35,000 For Obscene Gesture During Cavs Game

Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard has been fined $35,000 for making an obscene gesture towards fans during the Hornets’ loss against the Cleveland Cavaliers Friday night, Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Kiki VanDeWeghe announced Saturday. Howard, who scored 20 points to go with 13 rebounds, committed the action with 4:25 remaining in the second […]

Riccardo Tisci Teases New Nike Collaboration

Calling all NBA fans. Though he departed from Givenchy earlier this year, designer Riccardo Tisci is busy gearing up for another collaborative effort with Nike. Taking to Instagram to tease the upcoming joint project, Tisci posted a black-and-white image of himself behind the iconic Swoosh. An “R.T.” and star symbol is also placed at the lower righthand corner. Tisci then […]

Cleveland Cavaliers execs reject Kyrie Irving trade talk, deny team in chaos

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert spent more than 30 minutes presenting a positive portrait of his franchise. The reality is that the Cavs are troubled. In his first public comments since Kyrie Irving asked to be traded, Gilbert would not confirm whether he’ll honor the All-Star point guard’s request, but he also didn’t rule […]

Steph Curry & NBA Execs Believe James Harden Is This Season’s MVP

This season’s NBA MVP race is as interesting as they come, but it seems like past the halfway mark into the season, James Harden is the favorite among NBA officials and reigning two-time MVP Steph Curry. While the race remains close between Harden, Russell Westbrook, LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard and Isaiah Thomas, USA TODAY poll […]

Fan Creates Incredible Video of LeBron James Playing Against Himself

While Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James wishes he’d been able to play head-to-head against Michael Jordan, some fans have also wondered what it would be like for James—a talented defender—to guard a player of his caliber. Thanks to a fan named Stefan, we get a glimpse of what a James-on-James matchup would look like. Given it’s a […]