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Eric Snow Is Auctioning Off A Pair Of Autographed Air Jordans That Michael Jordan Wore During The 1996 NBA Finals
June 4, 2014 – 10:20 am | One Comment
Eric Snow Is Auctioning Off A Pair Of Autographed Air Jordans That Michael Jordan Wore During The 1996 NBA Finals

Back in 1996, when Eric Snow was a member of the Seattle Supersonics, he played against Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Finals. And unfortunately, his team lost to MJ’s Bulls in six …

Can You Believe That Skechers Just Gave A Sneaker Endorsement Deal To The Horse California Chrome?
June 3, 2014 – 9:51 am | 2 Comments
Can You Believe That Skechers Just Gave A Sneaker Endorsement Deal To The Horse California Chrome?

Late last month, Skechers announced that they had inked Pete Rose to an endorsement deal. And our exact reaction was “HUH?!?” It’s been years since the former Cincinnati Reds player was involved with Major League …

Do You Like The Sneaker That The NBA Is Going To Release To Celebrate Its 68th Anniversary?
June 2, 2014 – 1:06 pm | One Comment
Do You Like The Sneaker That The NBA Is Going To Release To Celebrate Its 68th Anniversary?

On Friday, the National Basketball Association will officially turn 68 years old. Way back in 1946, the league was born and, ever since then, it’s been growing at a steady rate. It’s now one of …

Are Sneaker Cleaning Services Going To Become The Norm For Sneakerheads Soon?
June 1, 2014 – 10:28 am | No Comment
Are Sneaker Cleaning Services Going To Become The Norm For Sneakerheads Soon?

There is nothing—nothing!—more frustrating to a sneakerhead than getting a big old smudge right on a fresh pair of sneakers. Regardless of whether they get it from someone stepping on their sneakers or they smudge the …

Pharrell Painted 10 Pairs Of adidas Originals Stan Smith Sneakers & Sold Them For A Good Cause
May 28, 2014 – 1:31 pm | 2 Comments
Pharrell Painted 10 Pairs Of adidas Originals Stan Smith Sneakers & Sold Them For A Good Cause

The adidas Originals Stan Smith sneaker is enjoying a bit of a moment right now. Because Pharrell has been spotted wearing the sneaker on a number of different occasions over the course of the last …

Can Someone Explain Why Skechers Just Signed Pete Rose To Be Their Latest Celebrity Spokesman?
May 25, 2014 – 8:03 am | No Comment
Can Someone Explain Why Skechers Just Signed Pete Rose To Be Their Latest Celebrity Spokesman?

When it comes to signing someone to a sneaker endorsement deal, sneaker companies typically look at two different kinds of people. The first are high-profile athletes. Guys who are stars in their respective sports are …

Pharrell Is Trying To Raise Money For Charity By Auctioning Off A Bunch of Crazy Sneakers & Shoes On eBay
May 17, 2014 – 4:39 pm | 9 Comments
Pharrell Is Trying To Raise Money For Charity By Auctioning Off A Bunch of Crazy Sneakers & Shoes On eBay

We’ve never actually seen the inside of Pharrell‘s closet. But something tells us that it’s probably crazy. Over the years, Pharrell has worked with a number of brands, purchased a ton of sneakers and shoes …

Is Skechers (Yes, Skechers!) Really The Hottest Sneaker Brand In The Country Right Now?
May 13, 2014 – 2:02 pm | No Comment
Is Skechers (Yes, <i>Skechers!</i>) Really The Hottest Sneaker Brand In The Country Right Now?

If we asked you to guess which sneaker company was having the most success so far this year as of right now, which company would you pick? Nike and their million and one weekly releases? …

Reebok’s New Pump Omni Zone “Tribute” Pack Pays Homage To Several Of The NBA’s Top Teams
May 10, 2014 – 12:00 pm | No Comment
Reebok’s New Pump Omni Zone “Tribute” Pack Pays Homage To Several Of The NBA’s Top Teams

About 25 years ago, Reebok introduced the Reebok Pump sneaker to the world. And almost instantaneously, it was a huge hit amongst sneaker fanatics. The unique “Pump” design caught on quickly and made the sneaker …

Pharrell Williams Talks Briefly (Very Briefly!) About His New Collection With adidas In An Interview With W
May 9, 2014 – 6:37 am | One Comment
Pharrell Williams Talks Briefly (<i>Very</i> Briefly!) About His New Collection With adidas In An Interview With <i>W</i>

By now, you’ve probably heard that Pharrell is putting in some work with adidas. Earlier this year, he starred in a short commercial that helped adidas announce that he was running with them now. And …

Was Drake Wearing Women’s Sneakers During The Raptors Game Yesterday?
May 5, 2014 – 11:44 am | 4 Comments
Was Drake Wearing Women’s Sneakers During The Raptors Game Yesterday?

We were sad to see the Toronto Raptors get knocked out of the 2014 NBA Playoffs yesterday afternoon. Reason being, with the Raptors eliminated, we won’t get to see Drake sitting courtside during NBA games …

Is It Smart For Etonic To Re-Release Hakeem Olajuwon’s Akeem The Dream Signature Sneaker?
May 4, 2014 – 4:51 pm | No Comment
Is It Smart For Etonic To Re-Release Hakeem Olajuwon’s Akeem The Dream Signature Sneaker?

So this is certainly a surprise. Way back in 1984, long before sneaker companies handed out endorsement deals to everyone (seriously, are there any NBA players who don’t have a sneaker deal in 2014?), the …

Reebok Is Going To Re-Release Their Reebok Classic Battleground & Boulevard Sneakers This Spring
May 3, 2014 – 4:33 pm | One Comment
Reebok Is Going To Re-Release Their Reebok Classic Battleground & Boulevard Sneakers This Spring

Did you think that Reebok was done rolling out old sneakers as new releases? Ha. Not quite. In fact, not even close. There are still plenty of old Reebok sneakers that are going to get …

Are Kanye West & Pharrell Williams’ Endorsement Deals With adidas Going To Be Failures As Forbes Just Suggested?
May 2, 2014 – 10:37 am | No Comment
Are Kanye West & Pharrell Williams’ Endorsement Deals With adidas Going To Be Failures As <i>Forbes</i> Just Suggested?

Earlier this year, adidas announced that they were signing both Kanye West and Pharrell Williams to endorsement deals. The deals call for both artists to create sneakers and apparel for the adidas brand, and they …

This Sneakerhead Tried To Give His Wife A New Pair Of Sneakers & She Did Not Want Them
April 22, 2014 – 1:06 pm | One Comment
This Sneakerhead Tried To Give His Wife A New Pair Of Sneakers & She Did <i>Not</i> Want Them

If you love sneakers as much as the average sneakerhead, then you probably can’t fathom the idea of someone else not loving sneakers as much as you do. Being a sneakerhead in 2014 is a …

Is adidas Originals Preparing To Re-Release The Mutombo 2 Sneaker This Spring?
April 20, 2014 – 9:37 am | No Comment
Is adidas Originals Preparing To Re-Release The Mutombo 2 Sneaker This Spring?

Late last summer, adidas Originals made a whole lot of people out there extremely happy when they decided to bring the adidas Mutombo sneaker back. Super high high-tops were extremely popular amongst sneakerheads last year, so …

Damian Lillard Signs A Huge Contract Extension With adidas & Films A Hilarious Commercial
April 16, 2014 – 12:43 pm | No Comment
Damian Lillard Signs A Huge Contract Extension With adidas & Films A Hilarious Commercial

Earlier this year, reports started circulating about how Damian Lillard was thinking about leaving adidas after the 2013-14 NBA season. Because the Portland Trail Blazers guard was able to hit a bunch of milestones on the …

Wait, Is This One Of The Sneakers That Kanye West Is Going To Put Out Through adidas This Summer?
April 11, 2014 – 10:23 am | 3 Comments
Wait, Is <i>This</i> One Of The Sneakers That Kanye West Is Going To Put Out Through adidas This Summer?

First things first: We don’t think that the sneakers that Kanye West designs for adidas are going to look anything like the sneakers that he designed for Nike. While the Nike Air Yeezy and the …

Can You Believe How Many Li-Ning Sneakers This Guy Has In His Collection?
April 10, 2014 – 11:19 am | 38 Comments
Can You Believe How Many Li-Ning Sneakers This Guy Has In His Collection?

How many people do you know who own a pair of Li-Ning sneakers? I’m going to be very honest here. Although I routinely come across people who wear all kinds of sneakers, I have yet …

Kanye West’s First Signature adidas Sneaker Is Going To Be Available Sometime In June
April 8, 2014 – 12:42 pm | One Comment
Kanye West’s First Signature adidas Sneaker Is Going To Be Available Sometime In June

It’s coming! Earlier this year, Kanye West revealed that he was leaving Nike and signing a sneaker deal with adidas. The deal reportedly gave him a lot more freedom when it came to actually designing …

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