I really hate to laugh at this but it’s a little funny. Every NBA fan knows that Golden State warriors guard Stephen Curry has ankles made of spaghetti. Dude has skills but he just can’t seem to make it through the season without injuring his ankle several times. Nike has even worked on special sneakers to try and protect him. Apparently the developers of NBA 2K13 knows this as well and wanted to make the game as realistic as possible to the point where they’ve included this tidbit. Check it out after the jump.
Converse pays tribute to the original Pro Leather with a modernized take on the classic hoop shoe. Seen here in a “USA” colorway, the Pro Leather 2012 Mid sports a clean leather upper with debossed branding and perforations along the side panels. The padded collar is backed by a “PL12″ patch on the heel that marks the new era. Mesh construction is used on the tongue for enhanced breathability. Below sits a sturdy rubber outsole with a translucent bottom. Hit the jump to see the pics and tell us is this a cop or not?
At least 1,600 people were killed this past week during what is being recorded as the deadliest week of the Syrian civil war, thus far. The violence in Syria has been due to an 18-month-uprising against the government and there seems to be no let up anytime soon. The government of Bashar al-Assad’s attempts to suppress the uprising and remain in power has let to continuous bloodshed throughout the country leaving 5,000 people dead in the month of August alone. Read more below.
Gucci skips visuals for the original and heads straight for the remix of “Plain Jane” featuring Rocko and T.I. The track will most likely be featured on his forthcoming mixtape, Trap God, due out in a few weeks. Check out the video below.
New York Jets quaterback Mark Sanchez was seen having dinner with actress and ex-wife of Spurs Tony Parker, Eva Longoria. Though Sanchez was seen with several women during the offseason sources say Longoria is who has captured his interest, no surprise there. After her divorce from Parker, Longoria was rumored to have gone on dates with Lakers Matt Barnes and she recently ended her relationship with Spanish singer Eduardo Cruz. Now she’s been spotted quite often with the Jets QB including a vacation to the Caribbean. Check them out having dinner near his Colonial cottage at Donald Trump’s swanky National Golf Club.
A release date has also surfaced for this upcoming colorway next week. On September 8th, the Red Eagle Nike Air Penny V Releases at a retail price of $165. Hit the jump to see the pics and tell us what y think is this a cop or not?
Alicia Keys is gearing up to release her latest single, “Girl On Fire,” from her forthcoming album of the same name. Ms. Keys has announced that she will be releasing three different versions of the single on September 4 before performing the song live at the VMA’s on September 6. The cover art for all three different versions of the single were released revealing that Nicki Minaj will be a guest on “Girl On Fire (Ignition Remix).” Check out the covers below.
A 16-year-old boy lost his life Friday night after he stuck his head out of the emergency hatch of a double-decker party bus. Hundreds of students gathered in New York for a candle light vigil for Daniel Fernandez. Fernandez was among 65 other teens who were headed back to Queens after a Sweet 16 party in New Jersey when the accident occurred near the George Washington Bridge. Read more below.