Melo deserved better from Jordan Brand

There is word circulating on the World Wide Web that Carmelo Anthony might be losing his signature shoe with Jordan Brand. He also might not be; he called the reports “false news,” which I like to imagine as Fake News’ more sophisticated older brother who went to law school rather than joining a band. But […]

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Nikos Galis is the Greek basketball legend who played ridiculous minutes and dropped 50 on Michael Jordan

Nikos Galis is one of 10 inductees in the 2017 Basketball Hall of Fame class, and I’ll admit I hadn’t heard of him before this honor. I’m glad I have heard of him now! And I’m waaaay deep in a rabbit hole. Join me. I recommend reading Galis’ basketballstory, which is glorious, complex, and threaded […]

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Jordan Brand releases 3 clean retro sneakers for 2017 NBA All-Star game

Jordan Brand is launching three new versions of iconic classic sneakers for NBA All-Star weekend in New Orleans. The three pairs, which will be released between Feb. 16 to 19, are in iridescent turquoise and purple colors, lining up with the Mardi Gras nature of the city. It’s interesting that Nike Basketball will not be […]

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Russell Westbrook is the first since Michael Jordan with 7 straight triple-doubles

It was late March of 1989 when Michael Jordan challenged greatness yet again. The Chicago Bulls legend rattled off seven consecutive triple-doubles, averaging 30.5 points, 11.6 rebounds and 11.0 assists during that stretch. He’d fall second to Wilt Chamberlain’s NBA record nine straight triple-doubles, and the Bulls would go on to lose to the Detroit […]

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Aqib Talib shoved Broncos teammate Jordan Norwood after a muffed punt

Denver Broncos return specialist Jordan Norwood isn’t having the greatest day, and his teammate, Aqib Talib, isn’t happy about it. First, Norwood muffed a punt in the second quarter, but at least he was able to recover it. Then Norwood muffed a punt in the fourth quarter, as the Broncos trailed the Chiefs 16-10. The […]