Nike – Come Out of Nowhere

Nike Basketball is back again with their “Come Out of Nowhere” series.  The series highlights one of their athletes and speaks to their grassroots moments before they became the premier athletes we know today. The first piece took place earlier this year with budding Phoenix Suns star Devin Booker. In this installment, the feature player is The Greek Freak Giannis Antetokounmpo. Giannis has quickly become … Continue reading Nike – Come Out of Nowhere

Farewell To Kobe But Not His Brand

Was he the best to ever do it? Or will his sneakers and gameplay always be second fiddle to Jordan? This past year we saw Kobe finish up his retirement tour. It was obvious that we may not witness another Kobe Bryant again. He was arguably one of the greatest players of all time with many unforgettable moments over his 19 year career. He had been … Continue reading Farewell To Kobe But Not His Brand

It Just Wasn’t the Same

For years sports anchors have said the NFL just isn’t the same when the Dallas Cowboys and Oakland Raiders aren’t good. No one questions the prestige of the organizations for what they have both done for the NFL and its legacy. But in the last decade neither team has been the definition of success as establishments. The Cowboys have had an ever-changing roster and movement … Continue reading It Just Wasn’t the Same

Conor McGregor Makes History on a Historic Night

The UFC has caught on fire these past few years, essentially making MMA the new boxing. There has been a huge drive to the sport as it has attracted talent from all over the world, as well as celebrity. Yet, for all of it’s fame and popularity it had not tapped into the center of the sport’s world (sorry L.A.), New York, until this weekend. … Continue reading Conor McGregor Makes History on a Historic Night

Muhammad Ali: A Hard Namesake To Live Up To

When people pass we generally think of their character, traits, and ideals. Occasionally we get an individual  who can’t possibly be explained without anecdotes. Their life, so full of color, can only be embodied by a story, joke, or situation. One of these people is the now late Muhammad Ali. An urban legend that I’ve adopted growing up was the origin of my name. My … Continue reading Muhammad Ali: A Hard Namesake To Live Up To

Golden State Warriors come back to beat the Oklahoma Thunder and advance to the NBA Finals!

Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors came back from being down 10+ points to win Game 7 against the Oklahoma Thunder! The Golden State Warriors continue their record breaking season and will be facing the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. Game 1 of the NBA Finals is scheduled for June 2, 2016 at 6pm PST or 9 pm EST and will be aired … Continue reading Golden State Warriors come back to beat the Oklahoma Thunder and advance to the NBA Finals!

Uncle Drew: Your Funky Uncle Returns

As a Jersey native I have to pay homage to two of my fellow NJ greats that are responsible for the title of my latest article. For those that missed the reference google and listen to the song “Funky Uncles”. But aside from the title and that reference this article has nothing to do with Reggie Noble. This article is about the starting point guard … Continue reading Uncle Drew: Your Funky Uncle Returns