—As the official uniform supplier for the NBA, adidas recently announced a new style of uniforms that encapsulate advancement in technology.
For the first time in the NBA, teams will be outfitted with short sleeve jerseys that are not only 26 percent lighter, but is made from 60 percent recycled materials. Featuring adidias' ClimaCool system and FORMOTION technology, the new uniforms are developed with Revolution 30 technology, which helps the uniform dry twice as fast. The integration of this technology is crucial for the player to perform to their maximum potential in game day situations. The Golden State Warriors are set to debut the new uniforms on February 22nd, 2013 against the San Antonio Spurs.
That title makes sense if you knew LBJ's jersey number was six. (He's contemplating changing it back to 23 as I write.) Blown minds aside, Sports Illustrated has released this interesting infographic charting the far reaching impacts of The King's decision to return to Cleveland.
The 2013/2014 NBA season begins tonight. And like the seasons that preceded it, all eyes are on Lebron James. Except this time, they are stares from sneering and scowling haters, they're cheering and adulating onlookers.
The West may be a toss-up of teams, but in the East, it’s how the superstars play that will make all the difference. We take a look at which superstars performance is the key cog for their team. Beast mode anyone?
We know who you expect to come out of the East (ahem, Heat). And really, there’s no one to challenge them (sorry, Knicks fans). But in the West, the team that wins the right to tackle the juggernaut from Miami will certainly be battle-tested. This is just round one.
The Louisville-Michigan National Championship game was one for the ages. In a matchup of the number one player in the country, Trey Burke (Michigan), against the number one team in the country, an instant classic played out in front of our eyes.