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Puma Names Rihanna Their Global Ambassador

    According to the Wall street journal “Starting next month, Rihanna will become the German brand’s “global ambassador” for women’s fitness and serve as its creative director for women’s products, the company said. She will directly influence the product-design … Continue reading

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Nike Suing Former Employees Who Went To Work With Adidas

According to Reuters.com Nike Inc is accusing three of its former senior shoe designers of stealing its commercial secrets and making off for German rival Adidas AG , which announced in September the trio would staff its new urban footwear … Continue reading

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Kevin Durant Gives Sneakers To Teen Who Was Robbed

According to Newsok.com “About a week before Thanksgiving, 13-year-old Anthony Cupp had his KD 7 shoes stolen. Money is tight in Cupp’s family. His mother – Janiesa Cupp – is still undergoing therapy after surgery to remove a tumor, which … Continue reading

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News: 2,000 Pairs Of Nike’s Seized In A Raid

  According to THE JOURNAL “MORE THAN 2,000 pairs of counterfeit Nike runners seized by Revenue officers in Cork. The counterfeit runners were discovered in a container which had come from China and which were believed to have been destined … Continue reading

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#MikeBrown

No indictment. Ferguson will forever NEVER be the same. Am I surprised? No.

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Rihanna x Puma Close To Finalizing $1Million Deal

According to To the NYDailyNews Rihanna is close to inking a seven-figure deal to design sneakers and clothing for Puma, Confidenti@l has learned. We’re told the sportswear giant is already building a team to work on the “lifestyle” line. “She … Continue reading

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Russian Police Shut Down Counterfiet Chinese Sneaker Sweatshop

  According to the Moscow Times Russian officers have detained dozens of illegal workers from China working at a sewing shop in the Russian Ural Mountains, that some reports have linked to the local leader of the ruling United Russia party. Police and officers from the federal security … Continue reading

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NBA Star Jeremy Lin Meets Fans At Culver City Foot Locker

Today, September 25, Lakers guard Jeremy Lin will sign autographs and take photos with fans at the Beverley Center Foot Locker to celebrate his arrival to Los Angeles and the opening of the adidas a Standard.  The a Standard is … Continue reading

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Designers Denis Dekovic, Marc Dolce and Mark Miner Leaves Nike For adidas

@DenisDekovic took to twitter to tell the world this amazing news! Applaud them!     UPDATE: adidas today announced a new creative studio coming to Brooklyn in New York in 2015 that will drive design direction for the brand and … Continue reading

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Nike Drops Adrian Peterson

  I saw this coming from a mile away – damn.   According to ESPN Nike has suspended its contract with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, announcing the decision Wednesday as part of a statement that also addressed the … Continue reading

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Foot Locker Testing Same-Day Delivery in California

  Now wouldn’t this be dope! According to the good folks over at Multi Channel Merchant , “Foot Locker has started a trial of same-day/next-day delivery at five stores in California, with plans to roll it out at its 1,300 … Continue reading

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Nike Outbids Under Armour For Kevin Durant Deal

    who didn’t see this coming?   According to the NYDAILYNEWS The Oklahoma Thunder superstar was set to sign a ten-year sponsorship agreement with Under Armour worth between $265 million and $285 million, but Nike excercised its right to … Continue reading

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