Month: March 2016

Hakeem Olajuwon in L.A. Gear 1990

Hakeem Olajuwon’s Quadruple-Double Game in L.A. Gear

In the history of the NBA, there have only been four people who have been able to score a quadruple-double. And one man has had the opportunity to join that club multiple times. That person is “The Dream,” Hakeem Olajuwon. On this date, in 1990 the superstar capped off a strong month of March with …

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Kyle Lowry with adidas Crazylight Boost 2.5 Aurora Borealis"

Happy Born Day Kyle Lowry

Kyle Lowry’s rise to stardom has taken a bit longer then expected. But as Lowry celebrates another birthday his Toronto Raptor’s are having a special season with a chance to still grab the #1 seed in the NBA’s Eastern conference. A product of the state of Pennsylvania, his game has developed yearly since he has …

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Jason Kidd in PEAK Kidd III

Happy Birthday J-Kidd

Jason Kidd is one of those guys that you either love or hate. If you focus solely on his on-court abilities then you probably admire the man. A constant triple-double threat, he made any team he was on better and smarter. If you look at his off-court transgressions he’s been a domestic abuser, drunk driver …

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Homer Simpson and Assasins

Mmmmm…. the Nike SB Dunk Low “Homer”

Nike SB’s silver-box era is known for a wide variety of special colorways and collaborations. The most popular sneakers from that time period came from the Team Manager series, most notably the “Tiffany” Dunk Low. But forgotten are some other gems from that same era. That includes the Homer Simpson-inspired Dunk. A March 2004 release, …

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Steph Curry in Under Armour Curry 1 "Birthday", LeBron James in Nike LeBron 12 “23 Chromosomes” P.E.

Happy Birthday Mr. Steph Curry

The “Baby-Faced Assassin,” “Chef Curry,” “The Cheat Code,” whatever you want to call Wardell Stephen “Steph” Curry, there is no denying he is now the face of basketball. The reigning league MVP has been a walking highlight reel for the past two seasons. And as he blows out the candles to another year on Earth …

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Nike MVPuppets

The Complete Kobe vs LeBron Head-to-Head Sneaker History

Kobe Bryant and LeBron James first played against one another during the King’s rookie season, 2004. Since then they have played against each other for a total of 22 games. Although technically playing different positions they never backed down from the challenge of guarding one another. Kobe, of course, has spent his entire career on the …

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TISH: Allen Iverson Laces Up the Air Jordan 11 Concords

20 years ago on this night, Allen Iverson laced up the Air Jordan 11 Concords against the Miami Hurricanes in the Big East Tournament. Iverson would finish the game with 38 points on 11 of 21 shots, including six of nine from 3-point range. He made 10 of 11 free throws, with six assists, six turnovers …

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Kobe Bryant No Flinching Allowed

Kobe Doesn’t Flinch

As we come to the close of Kobe Bryant’s career it’s interesting to see some how he and other players have changed. For example, when Kobe and Matt Barnes play against each-other now they hug and chat it up before and after games. That scene would be unimaginable for anyone to dream of just a few …

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