Nike

Kodak Black Found Guilty of Violating House Arrest at Strip Club

Breaking News<p><b>Kodak Black</b> was just found guilty of violating house arrest by hitting up, among other places, a strip club, and could cost him hard …

Crime

Charlotte Hornets taking advantage of owner's connections for new uniforms

They'll be the only team in the league wearing Jordan Brand uniforms next season<p>The Charlotte Hornets are owned by a guy named Michael Jordan. You might have heard of him, or at the very least seen his picture. You know that meme people are always tweeting of a guy crying? Well, that's Michael …

NBA

Anti Social Social Club and BAPE Tease New Collaboration

Fresh from releasing this weirdo sex toy alongside TENGA, Anti Social Social Club has its sights set on a new more high profile collaboration. …

Lifestyle

Stadium Goods Is Your Modern Day Guide To Air Jordan 13 - Air Jordans, Release Dates & More

When Tinker Hatfield took over designing the Air Jordan line in 1987, one of the first things he did was bring Michael Jordan directly into the …

This is what Deepika Padukone is like in real life

This is what Deepika Padukone is like in real life<p>Are movie stars really like the rest of us? What do they do when the cameras aren’t rolling? Do …

Deepika Padukone

Nike Ease Challenge Winner Brett Drake 2017

For decades, Nike has flexed its innovative muscles through performance footwear. Some view their shoes as wearable art, while others depend on their …

Sneakers

Under Armour: Rampant Negativity But… - Stocks to Watch

By Ben Levisohn<p>In a story on April 1, <i>Barron’s</i> <b>Jack Hough</b> argued that <b>Under Armour</b> (UAA) was ready to rebound, something that hasn’t happened as of yet. …

Dick's Sporting Goods

Athletics: Bekele was not wearing 'Breaking2 shoes', say Nike

LONDON (Reuters) - The running shoes that Kenenisa Bekele blamed for his struggles in Sunday's London Marathon were not the revolutionary new model designed for use in the Breaking2 attempt on a sub-two hour marathon, manufacturers Nike said on Tuesday.<p>Track superstar Bekele was on world record …

Marathons

Better Buy: Under Armour Inc. vs. Fitbit Inc.

It's been a painful year for <b>Under Armour</b> (NYSE: UA) (NYSE: UAA) and <b>Fitbit</b> (NYSE: FIT) investors. Under Armour shares have plunged 60% over the past 12 months, and Fitbit shares have dropped nearly 70%. Both companies have struggled with similar issues -- slowing sales growth, narrowing margins, and …

Investing

This UAE weightlifter inspired Nike to release their sports range of hijabs

Amna Al Haddad is majorly breaking barriers<p>‘From my perspective as a former athlete who competed in Hijab, in the past, the big brands didn’t see the …

Women's News

The 5 Best Sneakers Released This Week

Now that you’ve had a chance to browse the best discounted sneakers available right now, it’s time to take a look at the newest arrivals.<p>This week’s …

Sneakers

Nike Zoom KD 9 Elite (Multicolour)

As Kevin Durant is showing the world that he’s all about the blue and gold, his signature shoe has taken a diplomatic approach by dressing up in …

Sneakers

Chelsea legend Drogba trolls Arsenal with FA Cup final tweet

Fair play to Didier Drogba who, even after leaving Chelsea, still has what it takes to rile up Arsenal fans. As Gunners supporters celebrated their …

English Premier League

Kenenisa Bekele pre London Marathon Interview with Larry Eder, RunBlogRun

<b>Kenenisa Bekele, photo by PhotoRun.net</b>How does one describe Kenenisa Bekele? At the Virgin Money London Marathon presser on Thursday, April 20, …

Track & Field

LaVar Ball responded to Nike exec's 'worst in 100 years' comment: 'Big Baller Brand about to be your competition'

Nike executive George Raveling made headlines this week when he said that LaVar Ball, father of top NBA prospect Lonzo Ball, is “the worst thing to happen to basketball in the last 100 years.”<p>While it’s true that LaVar makes lots of outrageous comments (like this, this and this), that comment felt …

Sports

CEOs Have Hundreds of Millions Riding On These Top Stocks

<b>Paycom Software</b>(NYSE: PAYC), <b>Shopify</b> (NYSE: SHOP), and <b>Under Armour</b> (NYSE: UA) (NYSE: UAA) are very different companies, but they do share one thing in common: They're all run by visionary founders who own hundreds of millions of dollars in company stock.Because these entrepreneurs have a lot of …

Investing

LaVar Ball Responds to Nike Criticism, Says Big Baller Brand Will Be Competitor

LaVar Ball has issued a retort to Nike's director of international basketball George Raveling's comments about the outspoken father of UCLA star Lonzo Ball being bad for basketball.<p>In an Instagram post, Ball proclaimed his Big Baller Brand was coming after Nike's spot on the sports apparel spectrum:<p>…

Basketball

Nike director slams LaVar Ball with worst insult yet

LaVar Ball is used to dishing out smack talk, not receiving it.<p>The notoriously loud-mouthed basketball dad got a taste of his own medicine Wednesday …

Sports

The 10 Best Sneaker Deals on eBay Right Now

If you’re looking for a pair of sneakers that will stand out from what’s currently on the shelves, you’re sure to find it here.<p>This list includes …

Air Jordans

Chasing Marginal Gains: Sport's Grey Area Between Innovation and Cheating | VICE Sports

<i>This article originally appeared on VICE Sports UK.</i><p>Since organised sport began, those involved have been united by a common goal: to become progressively better. It's a natural desire shared by athletes, coaches, fans and sponsors alike, and there are many ways improvement can be sought, from the …

Innovation

Why Serena Williams’ Pregnancy Will Probably Boost Her Corporate Sponsorship Deals

A pregnant Serena Williams makes the tennis superstar even more attractive to corporate sponsors, allowing her to extend her reach into maternity …

Tennis

Nike Air Shake Ndestrukt OG Black White Release Date

The <b>Nike Air Shake NDestrukt OG</b> which is Dennis Rodman’s signature shoe that he wore back in 1996 will return in retro form during April 2017.<p>This …

Sneakers

Dick's New Strategy Starts With Trail Runners and Triathletes - Bloomberg

Last month, the biggest sporting-goods retailer in the U.S. put apparel companies on notice: Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. said it plans to cut the …

Trail Running

What It's Like to Leave a Dream Job at Nike

Longtime Nike designer Mike Friton talks leaving his job at the company.

University of Oregon

This Is Terrible News for Under Armour

The sportswear company was one of the biggest losers in a survey of America's teens. Here's why that's a big deal.<p><b>Under Armour</b> (NYSE:UA) (NYSE:UAA) …

Fortune 500

Magic Johnson Passed On Nike Stock Offer From Phil Knight in 1979

With eight-figure yearly earnings and a reported net worth of $500 million, Magic Johnson should not have any huge regrets when it comes to making …

Magic Johnson

NBA Playoff Kicks of the Night

With the LeBron James and Kyrie Irving being two major faces of Nike Basketball, it’s easy to see why the Cavs are arguably the best team in the …

Basketball

Social Media Calls Out Adidas for Congratulating Customers on ‘Surviving’ Boston Marathon

An ill-conceived email sent by Adidas to Boston Marathon participants is causing outcry on social media.<p>“Congrats, you survived the Boston Marathon!” …

Social Media Marketing

Nike’s ‘Macaron’ Sneakers Will Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Nike is getting ready to release four new seasonal styles of its socklike Flyknit Racer.<p>Known as the “Macaron Pack,” this group takes inspiration …

Sneakers

Nike Vs. Adidas Vs. Under Armour

I am going to compare Nike, adidas and Under Armour from the perspective of a long-term investor.<p>I focus on some qualitative aspects such as …

Fortune 500