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When OGs Collide: The Reebok Question Mid “OG Meets OG”

Reebok and adidas drop their new collaborative effort tomorrow (Friday, 8/7) that celebrates Allen Iverson and James Hardens’ first signature shoes. This is the second time Reebok and adidas have partnered for a cross-brand release – the Instapump Furry BOOST being the first. The collab is insane, lets start there. They spectacularly blend the adidas …

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The Championship Era Chicago Bulls Sneakers

The First 3-Peat – Championship-Era Chicago Bulls Sneakers

Over the past month, it has become abundantly clear that The Last Dance has ignited the nostalgic drive of an entire generation of sneakerheads and sports fans. While the current challenges the world is facing have more than likely added some fuel to the flames, most of us would have been locked in for the …

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Sneaker And Comics Unite In the Collaboration Between Jordan Brand and Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse.

Sneaker Collecting and Comic Collecting Aren’t As Different As You Think

As an avid sneaker and comic collector, there has been more than one occasion where I find myself amazed and confused by each culture. Sometimes perceptions and assumptions make both fandoms seem vastly different when in reality – they’re identical (except there is no Free Sneaker Day to mirror Free Comic Book Day). We Just …

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Know Your Roots Sports: The WWE and Its Obsession With Custom Sneakers

In our latest episode of the Know Your Roots Sports Podcast, we take a look back at some of Mache Custom’s custom kicks for some of the most famous wrestlers in the game. The Minnesota native has worked with some of the biggest names in sport, music, and entertainment; but his customs for the WWE …

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Underdog Sneaker Champion of 2019: The Instapump Fury BOOST

In a year crowded with a ridiculous amount of hyped releases, there are many opinions of what could be sneaker of the year. With releases from Jordan x Travis Scott, Nike x Sacai, and many more, it’s hard to keep track of them all. That being said, there are too many well-executed sneakers that go …

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2019-20 NBA Sneaker Preview

via USA Today As the NBA regular season approaches (about 14 days to be exact) we start to see some of the latest and greatest footwear drop; so it’s only fitting I’d hit you with a 2019-20 NBA sneaker preview! It looks like we’re primed for a great year of sneakers if the NBA Pre-Season …

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The Best Kobe Bryant Signature Sneakers

How many professional athletes are so legendary that they are celebrated around the globe and throughout social media on back to back days? The answer is one, and that is Kobe Bryant. With a birthday that lands on 8/23 and “Mamba Day” that lands on 8/24, which are the two jersey numbers that Kobe Bryant …

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Consolation Prizes

Have you ever walked into your favorite sneaker store to have a shoe catch your eye because it reminds you of another silhouette? Some say that ‘shoe x’ is just a cheap knock-off of the model with all the hype surrounding it. I have to admit that I was one of those sneaker collectors who …

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FBF: NBA Summer League

NBA Summer League starts today, meaning we get to see Zion Williamson and the 2019 Draft class in action for the first time. There have been various forms of the Summer League that date back to 1984, but the current format has been in place since 2001. While most NBA fans are still caught up …

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The Colorways Present: The 10 Best Debut Colorways of NBA Lottery Picks

We’re feeling nostalgic this fine Thursday; so we got to thinking about the best debut colorways of NBA lottery picks. Since 1990, which premier NBA draft prospect has dropped the most John Blaze debut signature sneaker? In honor of tonight’s NBA Draft and our ongoing partnership with The Colorways we’re gonna hit y’all with a …

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