Labor Day sales that are too good to miss

Labor Day is the last holiday of the summer and we have found the best deals on fashions, so don’t miss out on these red-hot sales. ASOS ASOS, popular for their wide variety of fashion-forward shoes, is having a 20% off sale using the promo code HOLIDAZE at checkout. Saks Fifth Avenue If you enjoy […]

Tiger Woods is 3rd athlete to become a billionaire

Tiger Woods is officially the third athlete billionaire, according to Forbes. The pro golfer, 46, has raked in over $1.7 billion in salary, endorsements and other sources of income over his 27-year career. The mark is the highest Forbes has ever tracked. The financial media outlet estimates his net worth is at least $1 billion, […]

Vanessa Bryant continues her family’s sports legacy with new deal

On March 23, 2022, Vanessa Bryant struck a deal with Nike in a new chapter of collaborating with the company. Nike will create apparel honoring the legacy of the late Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gigi Bryant. The collaboration will work to inspire a new generation of athletes and encourage young people to participate in […]

Serena Williams empowers aspiring fashion designers with latest line

Serena Williams is finally unveiling her Design Crew collection with Nike on Sept. 1 that will feature footwear, apparel and accessories that have a ’90s streetwear vibe and spirit. The collection was created by 10 New York-based design apprentices. The Nike x Serena Williams Design Crew initiative first launched in 2019 when the athletic apparel […]

Kyrie Irving trashes his own signature Nike shoes (photos)

NBA superstar Kyrie Irving is almost as famous for his unabashed bluntness as he is for his spectacular basketball exploits. Well, the wholesale denunciation of his own signature Nike shoes will only add to his reputation and make the apparel and shoe giant shudder. The brilliant Brooklyn Nets shooting guard tore off chunks of Nike’s […]

Olympic legend Allyson Felix explains monetary gift to 20 track athletes

The most decorated female Olympic track star of all time is also one of its most beneficent. Allyson Felix, who has won six Olympic gold medals and 11 world championship titles so far, is creating a fund that will provide $10K each for 20 female track stars. Felix is doing this in order to augment […]

Nike abuses Vanessa Bryant’s trust regarding ‘Mambacita’ shoes she designed

Vanessa Bryant is crestfallen that the Nike shoes she personally designed to honor her late husband and daughter, Kobe and Gianna Bryant, have been made and leaked without her permission. The widow of the late lionized Los Angeles Lakers star explained to her 15 million Instagram on Thursday, June 3, 2021, that she is shocked […]

LeBron James collaborates with West African designer on new Nike shoe (photo)

LeBron James took his talents to West Africa. Well, sort of. King James, 36, collaborated with Ghanaian-born designer Mimi Plange to develop his dynamic new LeBron XVIII Low x Mimi Plange “Higher Learning” shoe line for Nike. Plange, who was born in Ghana and raised in Southern California, is a superstar in the fashion world. […]

Kanye West’s Nike Air Yeezy 1 most expensive sneaker in history

Michael Jordan may be Nike’s greatest and highest-paid endorsee ever, but Kanye West now boasts the most expensive shoe of all time from Nike — or any other shoe manufacturer for that matter. The Nike Air Yeezy 1 prototype sold for a whopping $1.8 million in a private sale as confirmed by famed auction house […]

Simone Biles signs new endorsement deal

Four-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles’s endorsement deal with Nike has come to an end after six years and now the most decorated gymnast ever has joined Gap Inc.’s team. Biles signed a new deal with the apparel company’s athletic unit, Athleta, and will release a signature line of performance apparel under the agreement. Biles […]

Kobe Bryant’s widow Vanessa severs ties with Nike

Kobe Bryant’s widow surprised sports and culture fans by deciding not to renew her late husband’s partnership with Nike. Vanessa Bryant and the Kobe Bryant estate reportedly have grown increasingly frustrated by the limited availability of the late Black Mamba’s shoe line since his retirement and especially since his death in January 2020. She and […]

Nike settles lawsuit with the maker of Lil Nas X’s Satan Shoes

The controversy surrounding Lil Nas X’s customized Nike Satan Shoes finally came to an end this week. On Thursday, April 8, the sneaker conglomerate announced that it had settled a lawsuit against MSCHF Product Studio Inc, the Brooklyn-based company that created Satan Shoes in collaboration with the “Old Town Road” rapper. The settlement resolves a […]

US Postal Service accuses Nike of copyright infringement

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Nike had issues last week with Brooklyn art collective MSCHF over Lil Nas X‘s “Satan Shoes,” but it seems the company may have participated in some copyright infringement of its own. The U.S. Postal Service has cried foul on the sneaker giants’ upcoming release that resembles the mailing company’s logo. Officials at the Postal Service recently […]

Michael Jordan donating $1M to Black organizations

Michael Jordan is moving forward once again with his $100 million commitment to the Black community. Through his Jordan Brand company, the legendary Chicago Bull will offer social organizations funds from a $1 million community grant program to help meet objectives in combating issues that plague Black communities. Firms with budgets of $3 million or […]

Lil Nas X’s ‘Satan Shoes’ hit with lawsuit by Nike

Nike has filed a lawsuit against the Brooklyn art collective MSCHF over Lil Nas X‘s Satan sneakers. The custom footwear, which already had raised eyebrows over the inclusion of “one drop of human blood,” was designed using the sports brand’s Nike Air Max ’97 and a limited run of 666 pairs were sold for $1,018 […]

Westside Gunn opening art gallery, kid’s clothing store in Buffalo, New York

Griselda Records rapper Westside Gunn is opening a boutique art gallery in his hometown of Buffalo, New York, called Buffalo Kids. The gallery will open in March and will be located inside one of the city’s most popular shopping centers, Walden Galleria. The store will feature Buffalo Kids and Westside Gunn apparel, along with his […]

Naomi Osaka becomes a co-owner of a professional women’s soccer team

Tennis star Naomi Osaka continues to flex her girl power and has invested in the North Carolina Courage, a professional women’s soccer team in the National Women’s Soccer League. Osaka is the first investor in the North Carolina Courage since Steve Malik acquired and relocated the team to the Tar Heel State in 2017. “The […]

Kobe Bryant reportedly was in talks to launch shoe company and leave Nike

Kobe Bryant may have been preparing to leave Nike and start his own shown shoe company before his untimely death in January. According to Shervin Shervin Pishevar, an Iranian-American entrepreneur and co-founder of transportation technology company Virgin Hyperloop, he and Bryant were in talks to develop his own shoe company called “Mamba.” In a series […]

Master P and Baron Davis in talks to buy Reebok

Master P might be making another power business move next year. It seems he and former NBA star Baron Davis are in talks and hope to purchase the iconic shoe brand Reebok. According to Forbes, Adidas owns the struggling shoe brand and is looking to sell it for around $2.4 billion. The Colonel of the […]

Colin Kaepernick’s new Nike jersey sells out in minutes (photo)

Colin Kaepernick continues to be treated like nuclear waste by NFL teams. But his lack of playing time has not impacted his enormous international popularity — and it might be partially fueled by his pariah status among league owners — as evidenced by his ability to make his Nike merchandise fly off the shelves. Again. […]