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SOURCE SPORTS: Top College Basketball Recruit Makur Maker Commits to Howard over UCLA

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In a positive trend that might catch steam, players of color are deciding to take their talents to HBCU’s over predominantly white institutions (PWI) Division I programs. Five-star senior Makur Maker announced his commitment to Howard on Friday morning. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS https://www.facebook.com//videos/403556060649855 He becomes one of the highest-ranked prospect to commit […]

SOURCE SPORTS: LeBron, Zion, Kawhi, Oh My, Basketball is Almost Here!

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The NBA season is almost upon us again and it is set to resume! LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard, and Zion Williamson play a doubleheader to open the restart in Orlando, Florida. The NBA finally released its schedule for games in Orlando on Friday. The season resumes on July 30. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS […]

SOURCE SPORTS: NCAA Calls Kansas’ Recruiting Violations ‘Egregious, Severe’

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The NCAA enforcement division says that Kansas’ basketball program committed “egregious” and “severe” rules violations. The NCAA feels it “significantly undermine and threaten the NCAA Collegiate Model.” They allege that Jayhawks coach Bill Self and assistant Kurtis Townsend “embraced, welcomed and encouraged” Adidas employees and consultants to influence high-profile basketball recruits to sign with Kansas. […]

These Are the Richest NBA Shoe Deals of 2019 According to Forbes

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Forbes is pretty much the authority for making lists relating to the richest of us — sports stars, not surprising, are frequently featured for the tens (hundreds?) of millions they bring in annually. From the most valuable NBA franchises to the highest paid athletes, Forbes makes sure to cover all of the bases. The latest […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Walker, Mitchell Lead Team USA over Australia 102-86

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Despite doubts of the talent they had available, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich led Team USA to a 102-86 win over Australia on Wednesday. Team USA led by only one point at halftime and after a slow start team captain Kemba Walker finished with the game-high 23 points. The two teams will meet again […]

President Obama’s High School Basketball Jersey Sells for $120,000

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The former President and hoops fanatic, Barack Obama, made one fortunate former schoolmate of his a large amount of money on Saturday. Peter Noble, who was three years younger than Obama, had an old jersey from the President’s high school hoop days at Honolulu Prep School. Noble sold the jersey at a Dallas auction for […]

Take a Look at Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Nike Zoom Freak 1 Signature Shoe

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Signature sneakers happen everyday, b — the “b” stands for basketball in this case — and now Nike is unveiling one for the “Greek Freak” himself Giannis Antetokounmpo with the fittingly named Zoom Freak 1. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS https://www.facebook.com//videos/403556060649855 Advertisement The shoe was developed to match the Milwaukee Bucks star player’s range […]

Bristol Studio & adidas Originals Head to Venice Beach For a Basketball-Inspired SS19 Collab

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Bristol Studio and adidas Originals link up once again for another capsule collection of footwear and apparel, this time hitting up the West Coast to pay homage to the legendary basketball culture over in Venice Beach. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS https://www.facebook.com//videos/403556060649855 Advertisement Debuting for Summer 2019, the new collab is fully inspired by […]

Klay Thompson May Be Joining the Cast of ‘Space Jam 2’

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As Klay Thompson and the Golden State Warriors currently battle it out in the NBA Finals against the leading Toronto Raptors, it’s now looking like the star shooting guard may be prepping for a much greater role. New reports are now surfacing that the three-time NBA champion will be starring alongside LeBron James in the […]

The Afro-French Streetball Style of Quai 54 Joins With Jordan Brand for a 2019 Capsule Collection

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Basketball culture in Paris always comes full circle with the annual Quai 54 streetball tournament, now celebrating its 15th anniversary. To celebrate the occasion, Jordan Brand is debuting a full-range capsule collection to celebrate the Afro-French culture on the courts that’s been steadily growing as a worldwide phenomenon for over a decade. REGISTER TO VOTE […]

Spalding Rings In 125 Years With OG Horween Leather Basketball Design

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Those watching Game 1 of the NBA Finals got a special treat during the tip-off by way of Spalding, but only for the MVP members of the brand’s website that can appreciate a good piece of basketball history memorabilia. View this post on Instagram The 125th Anniversary 1894 Official Spalding Basket Ball will be available […]

See the Full Lineup of Air Jordan Summer 2019 Drops

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While the “Cap and Gown” 13s we got a look at yesterday were satisfying enough, Jordan Brand is gearing up for a full range of Summer 2019 releases that will begin arriving as early as next weekend with the highly-anticipated OG Air Jordan 14 colorway. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS https://www.facebook.com//videos/403556060649855 Advertisement The “White/University […]