James Whitner –the man behind Social Status and A Ma Maniére— has been named in court documents detailing a multimillion-dollar money laundering scheme. The 20-page report was filed Nov. 17 in the Western District of North Carolina and details the scheming, according to WSOC-TV. It claims that Whitner, founder of the Whitaker Group, had a […]

Nike‘s beefing with two of its biggest competitors over one of its newest and most pioneering technologies. The Swoosh is suing New Balance and Skechers over its FlyKnit material, alleging the two brands copycated the knitted uppers. The sportswear giant filed in US District courts in both California and Massachusetts over the unauthorized use of […]

Stephen Curry's mission to take his Curry Brand to the next level is underway. 


adidas officially parted ways with Ye aka Kanye West in October 2022. One year later, the sports apparel company is still having to make decisions to further separate itself from the Hip-Hop icon who can’t seem to stop drowning in controversial waters. Sources have revealed that adidas has decided not to move forward with its […]

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In a special advertisement, notable Black footwear design pioneer Dr. D'Wayne Edwards and senior designer for Timberland, Chris Dixon, speak about what it means to have a strong foundation to boost your purpose and passion.

A pair of Puma Suede sneakers, or the Clyde worn by NBA great Walt “Clyde” Frazier, were a staple for b-boys, making them a Hip-Hop classic. So it should be no surprise that the Puma brand is launching a “Mixtape” collection in honor of Hip-Hop and the culture’s 50th anniversary.

adidas is selling Yeezys for the last time ever today. Months ago, when Kanye West’s partnership was terminated for antisemitic remarks, rumors began to circlulate about what the German sportswear brand would do with over a billion dollars worth of leftover merch. After mulling over burning it, the brand decided to reconnect with Ye to […]

Ja Morant’s gun-toting ways haven’t stopped the hype behind his sneakers. Sneakerheads proved it this morning when the Nike Ja 1 “Hunger” colorways dropped, and at a price of $110, they sold out in minutes. As we previously reported, Nike and plenty of retailers with swoosh accounts stopped selling the signature sneakers, which made today’s release […]

Travis Scott may be quiet on the music front, but his collaborative Jordans continue to drop. The latest colorway deemed the “Olives” are outfitted especially for the ladies, but of course, everyone was trying to get their hands on them when they dropped at 10 am this morning on the SNKRS app. Scott grabbed another […]

Foamposites may be one of the many models taking a back seat to the Jordan 1 craze, but the latest news proves the hype is still real. And few Nike Air Foamposite Ones were as sought after as the “Galaxy” colorway that dropped in 2012. The popular colorway steered away from its typical one-color upper, […]