We shouted in our huddle, “Energy and Jordan.” For the next two-and-a-half hours, it was our goal to keep our energy at a high level, while holding the Jordan Brand as an icon for success. Last night, a group of about 20 guys took in the motivation by our coach at the Melo M10 experience,… More
Earlier today, Nike and Jordan Brand officially announced the arrival of the Jordan Melo M10 — Carmelo Anthony’s tenth shoe with Nike. To commemorate the landmark shoe, Anthony worked with acclaimed sneaker designer, Tinker Hatfield, to bring a unique and technology-leading shoe to basketball fans worldwide. Hatfield, known for his design on the iconic Air… More
This afternoon, I’m happy to give you all the first look at the Jordan Brand Melo M9 Puerto Rico Day colorway. Although the Knicks’ season is over, due to an unfortunate second round loss, Jordan Brand and Carmelo Anthony are still releasing some good-looking sneakers. In my opinion, the M9 has been the best Melo… More
Last night, at 21 Mercer, Nike released a limited shoe to honor all that is Rasheed Wallace. Infamous for wearing Hi-Top Air Force 1s, it was only natural for Nike to release the Rasheed Wallace Hi-Top Lunar Force 1s, a modern take on the all-time classic. The silhouette is quite similar, sans the ankle-strap that… More
According to Kenyon Martin, the Knicks were attending a funeral for the Celtics, which explained why he and his teammates, including J.R. Smith wore black to Game 5. Their plan to bury the Celtics back fired, resulting a 92-86 loss. While the Knicks’ choice of attire will be scrutinized until Friday’s Game 6, go ahead… More
Games 1 and 2 of the Knicks-Celtics series has shown the best sneakers by some of your favorite players. Between Carmelo Anthony’s brand spanking new Air Jordan Melo M9 Playoff Edition to the back-to-back appearances of the throwback Air Jordan 2, 5, and 8 unearthed by Quentin Richardson, pure sneaker gold has been touching the… More
The home colorway of the playoff edition M9 boasts White/Game Royal/Team Orange, while the away version will feature Deep Royal/Bright Citrus/Game Royal. This updated colorway is a refreshing take on the preview M9s, highlighting the orange accents more prominently. Thoughts?
When the New York Knicks acquired Rasheed Wallace this season, I got goosebumps. For years, I longed for the return of the era when real bruisers played for the Knicks. I’m talking like the real bad boys of the NBA I grew up liking: Anthony Mason, Charles Oakley, Latrell Sprewell, Marcus Camby. These are the… More
Carmelo Anthony has earned the scoring title for the 2012-13 NBA season. You mad? For some reason, Kevin Durant’s post on Instagram about not striving for that goal last night seemed like a slight jab at Melo, who went H.A.M. this season as the league’s leading scorer. So, Durant’s is number two in this points… More
These Jordan Brand Flight Club ’91s offer an aesthetic mix between the Air Jordan VI and Air Jordan VIIs. As you can see, these have a base color of black with a bright orange and deep blue accents. They are scheduled for a May release, when they can be purchased for $140. Thoughts?