BASKETBALL

RIP Manu Ginobili’s Garbage Shoes, 2014-2014

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Manu Ginobili suffered a dangerous wardrobe malfunction mid-game when his left shoe split open from the bottom and rode up his leg.

Canvas Sneakers

Converse Introduces Its Spring 2014 Jack Purcell Sneaker Collection

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They're "modern, crafted and versatile" and a reminder that spring is only a few months away.

#Mashups

Check Out The Vans x The Beatles ‘Yellow Submarine’ Collection

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The Fab Four will have their own line of Vans sneakers, beginning on March 1. We’re sure that’s always been the band’s goal.

BASKETBALL

LeBron James’ Sneakers Hit 88 MPH And Went Back To The Future

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During Thursday night's game, LeBron James destroyed his own shoes and left huge skidmarks on the Heat court. Also, he time traveled.

AC MILAN

Mario Balotelli’s New Custom Shoes Are Pretty Awesome

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AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli wore a custom pair of boots that were covered in newspaper and tabloid headlines about him.

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A Crowd Of Shoppers Literally Knocked The Mall Doors Off Their Hinges To Get The New Air Jordans

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A mob of irrationally angry shoppers knocked the doors off their hinges at an Ohio mall so they could all rush to get a voucher for new Air Jordans.

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Hulk Hogan Wants His Son, Nick, To Play Him In A Movie About His Life

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It was only a matter of time before someone started planning a movie about Terry Gene Bollea, AKA Hulk Hogan, because between the iconic, world champion professional wrestling career and his current status as <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/12/hulk-hogan-is-now-opening-tampa" target="_blank">a breastaurant owner</a> and star of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/tag/best-and-worst-of-impact" target="_blank">the 8th best wrestling program on Thursday nights</a>, it’s a story that people would probably love to see.

events

The Night I Celebrated 10 Years of Vans Vault And My Own Vans History

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<a href="https://twitter.com/Brothertiger">Brother Tiger's</a> pulling at a whiskey on the rocks when I ask him if he remembers his first pair of Vans.

Conspiracy Theories

Nike Already Made A Pair Of NBA Champion Shoes For LeBron James

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Photos of a new pair of Nike LeBron James X Low Floral hit the web today, and they include the phrase "2-time champion" on the insole of the right shoe.

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SNL’s New Balance Commercial Is Exactly Right (And The Morning Links)

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Saturday Night Live featured a New Balance commercial (starring Zach Galifianakis) that should totally play to the blogger crowd, because it's about how nobody who wears New Balance running shoes actually runs, and how they're the worst of the aging white guys.

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SNL: New Balance

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If you're looking for the shoe overweight white guys wear to make a statement, New Balance is the brand for you.

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Do You Want A Free Pair Of The Air Jordan Retro 3′s?

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Twenty-five years ago, Michael Jordan etched a noter piece of his legacy with his victory in the 1988 Slam Dunk Contest in Chi-Town.

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Fart Shoes

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A creative dad turns his kid's favorite Muppet joke turns into a reality.

CHINA

Here Are The Really Neat Shoes That Dwyane Wade Left The Jordan Brand To Make

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Dwyane Wade hates America, that’s what I’m taking away from the news that he left Michael Jordan’s brand to become the new face of the Chinese company Li Ning.

DAVID STERN

The Miami Heat Went To China, Presumably To Beat Every Team There

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David Stern loves sending teams around the world for exhibition games, because it means more money for the league and owners.

#COMMERCIALS

Tom Brady Plays Invisible Airport Football For UGG, Because Of Course He Does

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In a new commercial that perfectly illustrates the value of wearing fuzzy pink boots made out of Muppet fur in public, UGG's "Invisible Game" features New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady catching a pretend pass from a precocious child in an airport and engaging in a full-on tackle football in the concourse.

AFRO SAMURAI

Souped-Up Kicks: 20 Awesome Pairs Of Geeky Hand-Painted Sneakers

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What's Shop in Bangkok, Thailand, sells geeky hand-painted sneakers we want to own. We've collected pictures of our 20 favorite pairs here.

Fashion

The Subculture of Sneakerheads

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In this episode of Subculture Club, <a href="http://www.youtube.com/user/thethrashlab" target="_blank">Thrash Lab</a> has captured the purchase process, the lifestyle, and the expenses of the hard-core sneaker collector.

New Bon Iver-Designed Shoe Sure To Be Huge In Brooklyn During The Fall Season

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Not to be outdone by Kanye West and <a href="http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/alltherage/2012/05/nike-kanye-west-air-yeezy.html">his Air Yeezy sneaks</a>, Justin Vernon, aka Bon Iver -- is <a href="http://stereogum.com/1066721/justin-vernon-designs-a-shoe/photo/">coming out with his own shoe</a>.

BASKETBALL

Nike Gave LeBron James A Free Pair Of Shoes

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It was announced on Saturday that Miami Heat forward LeBron James was awarded MVP for the third time in his career, after leading his team to a 46-20 regular season record and the No.


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