Tag: NIKE

Michael Avenatti Just Got Convicted in His Nike Extortion Case

Michael Avenatti, the celebrity lawyer who represented Stormy Daniels, was convicted Friday on all three counts he faced for attempting to extort Nike. A jury in a New York federal court determined that in the course of representing a youth basketball coach, Avenatti threatened Nike by saying he’d surface claims that the sports giant had […]

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UNKNWN and NIKE host female-led super bowl themed pop-up in miami

ahead of super bowl LIV in miami, UNKNWN wynwood hosts a multi-sensory pop-up ‘created by women for everyone’, in partnership with NIKE. the female-led experience — comprised of customization workshops and fit club training classes — celebrates women over the super bowl weekend, and releases exclusive NIKE women’s air max verona. miami native female muralist jessy […]

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Nike Gifts The Barack Obama Foundation $5 Million For The Development Of A Sports Facility

The Barack Obama Foundation has received a major donation for the creation of a Chicago-based sports facility. According to Forbes, Nike gifted the organization $5 million for the development of an athletic hub that will be a part of the Obama Presidential Center. The Nike Foundation has gifted $5 million to the Obama Foundation for […]

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People Are Already Exploiting And Getting Paid Off Kobe Bryant’s Death

We’re not even two days removed from the tragic helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant and people have already found ways to exploit the catastrophe for financial gain. It’s a familiar recipe for anyone mapping the unfortunate intersection of opportunists and famous people dying and seemed to be the case this time around as tabloids […]

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Nike Has Removed Kobe Bryant Merchandise From Its Website, Redirecting To An ‘In Memory’ Post

Kobe Bryant’s death, along with his daughter Gianna and seven others in a tragic helicopter accident on Sunday morning, has sparked numerous tributes and an outpouring of love and support to those effected by the crash. Fans in L.A. have flocked to Staples Center as well as the Lakers training facility to pay homage to […]

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Jordan Brand And Nike Unveiled Eight Uniforms For The 2020 NBA All-Star Weekend

Jordan Brand and Nike joined the NBA in releasing big news on Thursday night related to the 2020 All-Star Game. While the league revealed the 10 players who will take the floor to start its midwinter classic in Chicago next month, the Jumpman and the Swoosh unveiled the uniforms that will be worn during a […]

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pigalle basketball court in paris gets 2020 refresh with gaming-inspired graphics

sandwiched between two apartment buildings in paris and inhabiting a former parking lot, the pigalle duperré basketball court has become a landmark for its fashion-forward aesthetic and ever-evolving creative interventions. the public court is continually given an artistic refresh corresponding with the latest NIKE x pigalle collection — including the 2017 iteration featuring smooth, iridescent […]

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Nike Announced Its Sneaker Releases Ahead Of The 2020 NBA All-Star Game

Apparel companies releasing a special line of gear to commemorate the NBA All-Star Game is nothing new, and on Wednesday morning, Nike announced a number of sneakers that it will drop across a trio of brands to honor next month’s festivities in Chicago. Eight of those kicks will be Jordan Brand, five (including a Space […]

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