The NBA and Nike have teamed a number of instances up to now so it solely is sensible that they might proceed their collaborative methods. Although, these collabs have a tendency to return in the best way of basketball footwear. Now, the 2 are collaborating on a skate shoe, the Nike SB Dunk High which can be popping out in a Cleveland Cavaliers colorway.
What's attention-grabbing about this colorway, is that there's really a hidden layer beneath the unique paint scheme. Right out of the field, these footwear are black all-over, with a white midsole and a few navy blue laces. With a bit of bit of damage and tear, or simply some rubbing alcohol, the black paint comes off revealing a extra "Cavaliers" impressed colour blocking.
As you may see within the Instagram put up above, the second layer is purple all-over with a yellow Nike swoosh.
According to Sole Collector, these kicks will launch on January 21st for $110 USD. Check out the official particulars of the shoe under.
NBA x Nike SB Dunk High "Cleveland Cavaliers"
Release Date: 01/21/19
Color: Black/Black-College Navy-Team Red
Style #: BQ6392-Zero01
Kyrie Irving Describes Challenges Of Playing With LeBron James
"It was lots for me to determine."
Kyrie Irving is aware of higher than anybody what it is wish to play alongside LeBron James and every part else that comes with it.
As the younger Los Angeles Lakers look to construct a championship squad across the four-time MVP, ESPN not too long ago linked up with Irving for some perception into what it takes to be King James' sidekick. Simply put, Kyrie says, "It's positively a problem."
Tristan Thompson's Ex-Girlfriend Breaks Silence Amidst Cheating Scandal
Just Monday, Khloe Kardashian shared an adorable photo herself and boyfriend Tristan Thompson embracing their baby-to-be on Instagram. A day later, footage was released that shows the Cleveland Cavalier cheating on Khloe back in October. To make matters worse, an alleged sex tape between Tristan and his New York side chick popped up alongside explicit text messages, which were deleted shortly after posting. The familiarity this situation is clear for Jordan Craig, who was similarly broken up with during her pregnancy with Tristan's child. Breaking her silence on the matter, Jordan posted a message promoting respect and peace to her Instagram story.
"If you respect yourself and you respect others, you would never make light the misfortune anyone, nor would you feel indemnified when it comes at the expense others. Wishing peace for everyone,” the lifestyle blogger wrote. Giving birth to Tristan's first child Prince Oliver Thompson around the time Khloe and Tristan's relationship became ficial, Jordan is urging those making light the cheating scandal to take a step back and think about the trouble people are going through.
With Khloe's baby due any day at this point, this scandal cannot be good for the future mother's stress levels. Hopefully, she and Tristan can patch things up and co-parent their daughter. Check out the message below.
Beef Or Nah? LeBron James And Tyronn Lue’s Most Heated & Happy Moments
Cleveland Cavaliers coach, , announced on Monday that he’d be stepping down from his duties to spend more time focusing on his health. Ironically, the surprising news came just one day after he and exchanged some heated words on the court:
When asked how he felt about the coach’s decision to resign, James responded (with a hint shade):
Which leads us to question whether or not the Coach and team captain have some sort beef that’s been brewing for a minute.
But the duo has had just as many happy moments as heated ones — and we’ve got the pics to prove it:
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LeBron Even Impressed Himself With Ridiculous Behind The Back Move
LeBron James had to repost his amazing play from last night, calling it one his “all-time” best.
Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James Makes NBA History
Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star forward LeBron James made NBA history last night in Cleveland, becoming the first player in league history to reach 30,000 points, 8,000 rebounds and 8,000 assists.
LeBron's triple-double performance (31 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists) in the 129-123 win over the Brooklyn Nets also meant that, for the first time in his 15-year career, he averaged a triple-double for the entire month.
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After the game he spoke with reporters about becoming the first to reach the 30K, 8K & 8K milestone, describing the feat as "pretty cool."
"With the long list so many great players that have come through this league, in the history this league, for me to be the only person] in a category, I think it's pretty cool," James said, per ESPN. "It's pretty cool. I take pride in my game. I've always taken pride in being a triple threat since I started playing basketball, and I never wanted to be labeled as a scorer.
"I always wanted to be labeled as just an all-around basketball player; and I get more gratification out the assists more than anything, because to get my guys great looks or they're knocking down shots, that means a lot to me."
The Cavs, 36-24, are still sitting in third place in the Eastern Conference but they hold just a half-game lead on the fourth place Washington Wizards.
San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills Target Of Racist Taunts
During yesterday's 110-94 win over Cleveland, San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills was the subject racist taunts by a member the home crowd. Patty's parent's are pacific islanders, native to Australia. The taunts were by nature completely ignorant to the fact.
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The incident took place while Mills was at the free throw line at the 2:29 mark the fourth quarter. The arena's sound system was able to pick out the screaming fan's tirade in its entirety:
“Hey, Jamaican dog. They want their bobsledder back. Hey Mills, Jamaica just called; they want their bobsledder back.”
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Patty showed a willingness to address the incident on social media. In the post which also provided footage the affair, he explained his mixed heritage and a commitment to leading these conversations aimed at a greater understanding indigenous affairs.
Aside from the negative, Sunday marked an important night for Mills, as he climbed to 4th on the San Antonio Spurs all-time three-pointers made list, with his 657th in his career. He also finished with 11 points on 3--9 shooting in a rare start against Lebron and the Cavs.
Khloe Kardashian & Tristan Thompson Plan To Live In LA & Cleveland After Baby Birth
Khloe Kardashian and her beau Tristan Thompson have no plans fully settling down after they welcome their first child together. Sources tell Entertainment Tonight that the couple will be bouncing back and forth from Cleveland and Los Angeles once their little one arrives.
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"Khloe and Tristan plan to have the baby born in Cleveland, but will continue to live a bicoastal life," the source explains. Being that Tristan plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Khloe is now very familiar with the city as she spent lots time there when they first started dating. The source further explains that Khloe is in full mom-mode and couldn't be more ready for her baby to arrive.
"Khloe has always wanted to be a mother, and is telling her family and friends constantly she is over-the-top happy," they explain. "Khloe has that special glow about her. Khloe has been handling pregnancy great, and continues to maintain working out and eating as healthy as she can."
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We recently posted on Khloe sharing how she knew Tristan was "the one" explaining: "it's really easy to fall in love with someone during a honeymoon phase when you haven't yet discussed the logistics life," she further admitted that "you have to talk about the real things if you want a real/long-lasting relationship."
Cleveland Cavalier Larry Nance Jr. Is Reluctant To Live In Mom's Basement
Larry Nance Jr conjured up images old last Saturday, recreating his father's signature "palmed ball dunk" at the all-star game. With poetic justice served just in time for the trade deadline, the homecoming the Nance family had hoped for is finally upon us, but don't expect Junior to retreat back to his teenage quarters.
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The Power Forward, making 1.5 million this year alone, was fered his mother's furnished basement while he sorted out his dwelling situation. Larry admitted it was hard to turn down the heartfelt gesture. Larry knows better than to give himself up to shit-stirring teammates that would roast him for returning home to mother's watch. He opined:
"We’re out looking for rental properties and stuff like that, she's like, 'Oh, I've got, you know, our basement's pretty nice.' So that's probably been the toughest thing."
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As far as family reunions are concerned, the Cleveland Cavalier head fice have taken further steps to ensuring his warm welcome, allowing Larry to assume his father's "22" jersey number which had been since retired by the franchise in honor past achievements with the club. Larry will gear up with his new number in Tuesday's rumble with the Brooklyn Nets, the power numbers now spelled out clearly to opposing bigs.
Lebron James On NBA Rule Changes: "Too Much, Too Soon"
King James may have found joy in the new all-star game format which allowed him to handpick his mates, but he isn't ready to sign f on a new-look playf seeding system.
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He clarified his stance after practice during a media presser:
"It just changes the landscape the history the game if you start messing with seedings and playfs...It's cool to mess around with the All-Star Game—and we proved that you could do that—but let's not get too crazy about the playfs. You have Eastern Conference, you have Western Conference."
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The NBA is exploring the idea doing away with 8 playf spots for each conference, and instead implementing a system where the top 16 teams league-wide qualify directly for the postseason. These reforms would be a nightmare to implement because they would force the league to reevaluate other aspects the game, including scheduling.