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December 10th
Nike Air Zoom Flight The Glove “Lakers”

The Nike Air Zoom Flight The Glove “Lakers” is an ode to Hall-of-Famer Gary Payton’s stint with the Los Angeles Lakers late in his career. We’ve previously seen the Supersonics version as well as the Oregon State version. The same silhouette is present on this one, too: complete with a […]

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October 10th
Throwback Thursday: Magic vs Bird! Lakers vs Celtics! West vs East! The Greatest NBA Rivalry Ever?

With the excitement that is the NBA season beginning at the end of this month, the natural talks of who the best players are arises. Sure, there are players like LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and Stephen Curry who are quite up there with some […]

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September 30th
Flight School: adidas Crazy 8

What some remember as the adidas KB8, the adidas Crazy 8 has taken over. Originally Kobe Bryant’s first shoe when he joined the league in 1997, the adidas Crazy 8 was an incredible success when released because of its design and $100 price point. Since then Kobe Bryant has left […]

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July 24th
Nike Kobe 8 “Milk Snake”

The Nike Kobe 8 hasn’t missed a beat this Summer.  Their gradients are never before seen palettes, offsetting how great the Kobe 8 silhouette really is.  It’s the ultimate basketball sneaker, ensuring maximum performance for any dynamic player.  The “Milk Snake” is considered as the best Kobe 8 designed sneaker […]

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March 21st
Throwback Thursday: ’71-’72 Los Angeles Lakers 33 Game Win Streak

It is considered the streak that never will be broken.  Bill Sharman’s Lakers won 33 straight games, ended the season with an NBA record high 69 games and won their first NBA title since their move to Los Angeles.  The average margin of victory?  17 points.  The Lakers starting five […]

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February 27th
Flight School: adidas The KOBETWO

Before the swoosh, the three stripe brand had the privilege of serving what went on Kobe Bryant’s feet.  His first signature adidas sneaker, simply named “The Kobe” was a fantastic performing shoe that sold well in basketball market.  Then in 2001, adidas released The KOBETWO, which carried heavy design inspiration […]

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February 7th
Throwback Thursday: Hollywood Shaq

If you didn’t know, Shaq is more than just a legendary center with four NBA Championships.  While he was establishing his basketball legacy with the Orlando Magic and the Los Angeles Lakers in the 90’s, the 7’1 superstar was also a genie that came out of boombox speakers and granted […]

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January 31st
Throwback Thursday: Wilt Chamberlain Traded to the Los Angeles Lakers

It’s always a risky move to trade away your best player.  Their salary might be high and might seem unaffordable in a sense, but it can either make or break your team in the long run.  So who knows whether or not the departure of Rudy Gay from the Memphis […]

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