Posts Tagged ‘Kicks and Gear’

Million Dollar Ballers Honors LaMarcus Aldridge And Damian Lillard With The Rip City Collection

“This collection was inspired by two hometown stars that have become a major force in the league. No matter what team you root for, when they come to your city, you know they’re going to bring it. We believe LA and Dame’s jerseys will be hanging from the rafters someday, no doubt about...
November 7th, 2013 | Basketball, Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

East Meets West With The CLOT x Converse First String Chang Pao Sneaker Collection Collaboration

It’s really a shame that I might have to call one of my buddies in Los Angeles to try and cop some of these, because these are super clean. The good folks over at Converse have collaborated with the progressive Hong Kong based brand CLOT on their own personal remix of the Chuck Taylor: Today,...
October 28th, 2013 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

It’s Peanut Butter And Jelly Time: Kevin Durant Shows Off His Sweet And Salty Nike KD VI

“I’d spend hours with my Aunt Pearl as a kid just listening to her advice and eating her PB&J sandwiches. Great memories.” — Kevin Durant If you ever needed another reason to feel connected to the humble killer that is Kevin Durant, now you have it. I’d say almost every young boy...
October 15th, 2013 | Basketball, Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

It’s Time To Bring The (Throwback) Jersey Back Into The Wardrobe Arsenal

If you have free internet at your location along with either decent coffee and/or food and are within walking distance to my home in Oakland, I will frequent your place constantly. From the Sweet Bar Bakery, a chill locale with huge windows bringing in sunlight, to Cafe Lizzi in Jack London, where I...
July 10th, 2013 | Basketball, Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

Win The Summer: 5 Dope Tees From Homage To Help You Flourish

A couple of signals to let you know that the summer is officially here. 1. Women of all shapes, sizes, colors and creeds begin leaving their house wearing the glorious creation that is, the sundress. 2. You will begin to whiff the faint smell of meat, charcoal and wood chips cooking in the distance...
June 22nd, 2013 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

Release Reminder: Reebok The Answer 1 Drops Today In All Its DMX Glory

By Daniel Dover / @DanStillDapper Remember that 37-point game when then rookie Allen Iverson performed that crazy, ankle breaking crossover on Michael Jordan? Yeah, we all do. “Will Allen Iverson end up being the next Jordan?” was the question on every reporter and NBA analysts mind. The guy was...
May 24th, 2013 | Basketball, Kicks & Gear, The Fam | Read More

Summer On Smash: We Are The Process Gears You Up To Own The Summertime

You can always tell when the summer season is around the corner. Dom Kennedy usually has a new album worth cranking loudly in your stereo, women are wearing sundresses in abundance and sitting in the stands for a baseball game feels like a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Summer is awesome. Another...
May 23rd, 2013 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

Mike Greenberg, Dwyane Wade And The Clothes That Make Men

NBA Fashion Fever moved to the media world? No bueno! By now we’ve all seen Dwyane Wade’s notorious “European style” suits he’s been wearing to the arenas (which, by the way,  is still NOT cool by us Americans), but now it’s become infectious. Mike and Mike’s Mike Greenberg said...
May 17th, 2013 | Basketball, The NFL Chick | Read More

Now Presenting: The Chicks-N-Kicks Collective By Chan-Lo.com

Two words. Women. Sneakers. For some men, this might be two of their favorite things ever in life (okay, maybe just me) to ever be written. However, for many men, if you are fortunate to find a dope woman and a dope pair of kicks in your life that you really love, you’ve done quite well. If you...
May 10th, 2013 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

The Monday Morning Script: An Eastbay Magazine Appreciation Moment

Like Dom Kennedy once said, this post is for all the kids who “grew up in the ’90s.” Not many more intricacies in life define the decade more than the delicacy that was and still is the Eastbay magazine. They were unofficial textbooks, and for certain members of the clique here at...
March 18th, 2013 | Kicks & Gear, The Fam | Read More

Million Dollar Ballers Presents: The Mully And The Donovan

Drugs are stupid. No matter how fun it might be to sing “POP A MOLLY I’M SWEATING, WOOOO” over and over again, drugs are still, in fact, stupid. Last year, former Fresno State legend Chris Herren was profiled on ESPN’s 30 for 30 documentary series titled, “Unguarded.”...
January 19th, 2013 | Basketball, Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

Nike’s Black History Month Collection And The Potential For Lasting Impact

Shoes hold a variety of meanings for an even bigger variety of people. For some, they are merely the bridge between the feet and the ground. For others, they represent a part of their personality, a story that is unique to them, yet their story reverberates through a collection of people. Some people...
January 18th, 2013 | Kicks & Gear, Soul On Ice | Read More

Score: We Are The Process Presents The ‘Hold the Line’ Collection

We Are The Process – “Hold the Line” Collection With a new year comes a desire to have a new focus on life. Be it on your goals, the people you hold dear to you or just to not repeat whatever happened in 2012. Yet, sometimes we forget that living life is all about surviving and overcoming....
January 9th, 2013 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

Million Dollar Ballers Gives Back With The Unveiling Of The Playground Collection

There’s nothing quite like earning a nickname. Most folks earn a nickname based off a rhyme of their name, a particular experience or background, or there are just evil people in your life that hate you and want to give you an embarrassing nickname for cruel purposes only. Back in the ’80s,...
December 7th, 2012 | Basketball, Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

VIDEO: Robert Griffin III Unveils New adidas quickframe Cleats

On Tuesday night, Robert Griffin III stepped into his seats courtside to watch his new city’s favorite (and worst) basketball team do battle with the world’s best basketball team. The Washington Wizards weren’t given much of a chance to beat the Miami Heat, but it seemed like since...
December 6th, 2012 | Ed The Sports Fan, Football, Kicks & Gear | Read More

Black Friday: The Nike Air Force 1 Foamposite

By the time you read this, you may have already copped that Hoshitoshi 50″ television for some crack price of $200. Or that new laptop, camera, tablet, etc. Yet for you sneakerheads, the real “Black Friday” might be available for you in just your exact shoe size. Per the folks at Nike,...
November 23rd, 2012 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

Kevin Durant And Nike Finally Shows Us What’s In The Backpack

I can remember being in high school and college and remembering how much I actually didn’t use a backpack. I think I was too busy trying to unsuccessfully talk to women, or I just carried one of those Five-Star notebooks and my textbooks at a time. Hey, that’s what lockers and three-hour...
November 20th, 2012 | Basketball, Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

The Nike Air Force 1 ‘Year Of The Dragon’ Hits Stores Today

Nike Sportswear will launch a new, pearly white design of Air Force 1, the third launch of its Chinese dragon-inspired collection. Dragon has long been held in China as a totem of nobility, prosperity and longevity, while pearl suggests a lifestyle of health and wealth. Combining these two elements,...
September 25th, 2012 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

@MarcusTroy’s Latest Project ‘Kicks On A Plane’ Shows How Folks Jet Set Around The World

Every person who has to frequently fly our friendly skies has to always deal with this circumstance. “Do I dress for convenience and practicality, or do I dress to impress, never knowing who or what I might see?” This has been a personal pain point of mine, as I’ve traveled with a broken leg and...
September 13th, 2012 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More

We Are The Process Unveils Their ‘End Of The World’ Collection

The boys at We Are The Process have done it again. We’ve featured the brand before here on TSFJ and the collective of Georgios, Larry, Ted and Jorge have set out to have their clothing line serve as an example of how they “play ball.” Their latest line of tees, caps and accessories...
September 10th, 2012 | Ed The Sports Fan, Kicks & Gear | Read More