NBA

Skip Bayless Says That Sexual Assault Case Helped Kobe Bryant Sell Sneakers

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[content_block id=134357] At some point, ESPN will seriously have to explore the idea of limiting Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith’s scope of discussion topics to Tim Tebow and Tony Romo because this is getting a little ridiculous. In the above clip, presumed marketing expert and sneaker enthusiast Skip Bayless equates a rape allegation with

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Shoes

Well, These “Gold Leaf” Sneakers Are Frankly Ridiculous

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Church’s Boutique out of West Hollywood is actually selling these “gold leaf” “sneakers” for the obscene price of $1,875. $1,875. For shoes that look like gold-speckled dried turds. For all of high fashion’s recent trend-hopping onto the sneaker bandwagon, fashion designers have mostly stuck with either adding unnecessary straps and patent leather on their kicks

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Fashion, Shoes

These Versace Sneakers Will Only Set You Back $1,295

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As sneakers have gone from athletic wear to fashion statement, luxury brands have taken notice and pumped out their own sneakers, hoping to bring some of their inflated prices to the shoe game. There may be no bigger offender than these Franken-shoes made by Versace. Useless gold zippers, a dumb gold midsole plate and a

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NBA

These Insane KD VI ‘What The’ Sneakers Will Be Released This Weekend

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Although Kevin Durant isn’t playing in the NBA Finals, Nike continues to release new colorways for Durant’s signature shoe line and they’ve saved one of the craziest versions for last. Accurately named the KD VI ‘What The’, the model combines 35 different elements from all the previous KD VI sneakers. Frankly, it looks like more

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NBA

Nike Unveils ‘Kobe 9′ Sneaker That Was Inspired By Manny Pacquiao

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Nike unveiled the Black Mamba’s newest signature sneaker, the “Kobe 9.” The Kobe 9 signature shoe is unveiled. Nike flyknit. High top that plays like a low top. #kobe9 pic.twitter.com/VjpjyUyCJG — Cabbie Richards (@Cabbie) December 4, 2013 Wait. That’s not a sneaker. That’s boot for hiking Mount Everest. They appear to give the ankle much

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NFL

Nike And Hasbro Create Transformer Sneakers And Toy For Calvin Johnson

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Detroit Lions standout wide receiver Calvin Johnson AKA Megatron is definitely more than meets the eye. Toymaker Hasbro and Nike have teamed up to transform Johnson into a marketing machine for them with Transformer-themed sneakers. The two companies designed the Nike CJ81 Megatron Trainer Max sneakers for Megatron. These purple and red kicks come with

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Misc

Hulk Hogan Is A Huge Sneakerhead

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Apparently you should eat your vitamins, say your prayers and rock an impressive collection of Jordans. Whatchya gonna do when the Hulkster’s Air Jordans walk all over you, brother.  

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