ballislife.com Archives - 02 May 2016, Monday

  • .@Jumpman23 unveiled the #AirJordan30 today in Chicago.

    The Air Jordan XXX Has Arrived

    ballislife.com 14 Jan '16, 7pm

    It’s finally here. The Air Jordan XXX. Jordan Brand unveiled the anticipated sneaker of the legendary line in Chicago. Although nobody seems to be impressed as far as the physical looks, but you definitely should not judge a book by its cover. Inspired by the future and offering a qui...

  • Jimmy Butler Makes History in Air Jordan XX9 Low!

    ballislife.com 04 Jan '16, 7pm

    Jimmy Butler dropped 40 in the second half against the Raptors while wearing the Air Jordan XX9 Lows. Jordan Clarkson continues his output of fresh kicks on court while reigning Kicks on Court champ PJ Tucker brings the heat every night with some Kobe 1’s. John Wall continues his roll...

  • .@Univ_Of_Oregon is the place to be for .@Jumpman23 PE's. Check out these AJXIV PE's

    Air Jordan XIV "Oregon Ducks" PE

    ballislife.com 28 Dec '15, 9pm

    The Air Jordan XIV was the most recent sneaker to get the Oregon treatment. Seen in a full grey suede upper with a debossed Ducks logo all over the sneaker. Sitting atop a white midsole, hints of green take place as the signature “O” & ducks are embroidered on the heel. The only way t...

  • Chi-Raq 4's anybody? Oh wait, these are CUSTOM made by .@VanMonroe https://t.co/jshlOsUEda https://t.co/QvGZUQGRH6

    The Air Jordan IV's Get the "Chi-Raq" Treatment

    ballislife.com 07 Dec '15, 8pm

    Van Monroe has previously worked on some J’s for Spike Lee which Spike wore during All Star Weekend. Most recently Van has picked up a pair of Oreo IV’s and made it his own. It looks like Monroe used the movie poster as his main source of inspiration taking up the same colors red, gre...

  • Air Jordan x Public School XII's & XIII's

    ballislife.com 07 Dec '15, 7pm

    The XIII’s mock up a more creative and thoughtful output. Similar to the Air Jordan Future sneaker, these XIII’s which is also dubbed “the Horizon” take up geometric shapes which is repeated throughout the entire upper in black and white.

  • Adidas Delivers A Truckload of Sneakers to James Harden's House | PICS:

    Adidas Delivers A Truckload of Sneakers to James Harden’s House

    ballislife.com 01 Oct '15, 4pm

    When the internet attacked the beard last month for still wearing Nike shoes, he was still under contract with Nike. But that deal ended last night and his $200 million deal with Adidas kicked in this morning. To remind James Harden of the special day, Adidas sent over a truck – full ...

  • October 3rd. Need I say more?

    Air Jordan XIV "Laney" First Jordan Drop of October

    ballislife.com 23 Sep '15, 12am

    As apart of the holiday retro lineup, the Air Jordan Retro XIV “Laney ” editions will be the first to drop for the holiday season. Last time these hit the shelves was back in 1999 as a tribute to MJ’s high school and his personal Ferrari. One of the most popular colorways the Laney XI...

  • top shelf exclusive right here... Well done Mr. Hatfield

    "University of Oregon" Air Jordan Retro 4

    ballislife.com 21 Sep '15, 6pm

    Recent images have been dropped for a very rare pair of AJ4’s. Dressed in a minimalistic colorway to represent the Oregon Ducks, Tinker Hatfield has designed a new silhouette strictly just for the football team. Not only is the shoe an exclusive for the team, it’s also a commemorative...

  • OVO X'S OFFICIALLY DROPPING THIS SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 12.

    OVO Air Jordan X's Officially Dropping This Weekend

    ballislife.com 10 Sep '15, 6pm

    There has been slight confusion whether or not the OVO 10’s will be dropping this weekend. Thankfully the good people over at Sneaker News has confirmed for an official drop date which is this Saturday September 12th . I’m not so sure as to how the rumor of the drop being postponed bu...

  • Snakeskin 11's dropping this weekend!

    Air Jordan 11 Low IE "Snakeskin"

    ballislife.com 09 Sep '15, 6pm

    Of all the posts these stills from Sneaker Politics came out the cleanest with the most detail of the shoe. Featuring a black leather upper and military green snakeskin panels, the Aj11 low’s sit atop a white midsole my favorite color for any sole on shoe, gum brown. A black and red c...

  • First Look at the Air Jordan 7 Inspired by a '92 Commercial

    ballislife.com 24 Aug '15, 10pm

    Back in ’92 Michael Jordan was in his prime. Being at that stage of his career brought him plenty of endorsements and tv spots. Such as the famed game of HORSE against Larry Bird . MJ wore a sweater that has abstract colors meshed up with some funky patterns. Looking back, that sweate...

  • Got Guap? Start bidding for MJ game worn kicks...

    Michael Jordan's game Worn Sneakers are up for Auction

    ballislife.com 13 Aug '15, 9pm

    Got some extra money laying around? I’m not talking about the change in your water jugs or piggy banks. I’m talking about real money, where you can actually count some commas. Anywho some of Michael Jordans game worn sneakers are up for auction on ebay. Dating all the way back from 19...

  • These will be hitting the shelves soon...

    Air Jordan 11 Low IE

    ballislife.com 13 Aug '15, 12am

    The Air Jordan 11 Low IE are set to drop in the summer up 2015. Right before summer ends Jordan brand will release the “True Red” 11 low. Donning an original colorway the shoe will boast a black leather up with elephant printed panels which wrap around the shoe and through the heel cu...

  • Put some Chrome on your feet with the AJ6ix Lo "CHROME"

    Air Jordan Retro 6 Low "Chrome"

    ballislife.com 12 Aug '15, 10pm

    Another AJ6 Low is set to drop before summer ends. The AJ6 low Chrome would make a nice addition to your rotation just in time for the fall season. Allowing more for dark and moody tones of attire. The Chrome’s consist of an entirely black upper suede and black midsole accompanied by ...

  • Detailed Look at the Air Jordan 7 "Bordeaux"

    ballislife.com 13 Jul '15, 8pm

    Staying true to it’s original ’92 Rendition of the ‘Bordeaux’, Air Jordan turned away from the retro model and decided to go back to it’s origin of the AJ7 Bordeaux . Based off a premium suede upper in black and graphite grey the shoe is highlighted by hints of yellow, blue, green and...

  • Nick Young Shows Off His Custom KobeX Sneakers At His Drew League Debut

    ballislife.com 10 Jul '15, 10pm

    aka Astramskiss bka VincentDa fka Expiredpineapples & RedApples is a "digital-marketing guy" living in Houston. Worked with the NBA, Sprite, 2K, cool people like LeBron, DWade and Robert Horry, a long list of not-so-cool people and few real s****ty people. Won editing awards, created ...

  • wavy @Jumpman23 @Drake

    Detailed Look at the Air Jordan "OVO" X's

    ballislife.com 10 Jul '15, 6pm

    will feature a summit white and metallic gold scheme. The shoe will feature stingray leather on the upper and mudguard with scotch grain leather paneling along the tongue and outsole’s upper ridge. Completing the shoe, metallic gold is used for the ‘Jordan 23′ logo on the tongue, Jump...

  • Air Jordan 6 Maroon will be retro'd for the first time ever. EVER. @Jumpman23

    Air Jordan 6 "Maroon"

    ballislife.com 10 Jul '15, 12am

    Based on an all white premium upper leather, the shoe has ventilated mid panels for breathability throughout the shoe. Maroon accents highlight the shoe & give it character. Sitting atop a white midsole and a icy blue forefoot and heel socket the shoe contains a very minimalistic look...

  • #TBT Patrick Ewing before the Ewing sneakers & longer shorts

    Happy 50th Birthday to Patrick Ewing | Best Plays

    ballislife.com 03 Jul '15, 1am

    Patrick Ewing turns 52 today and just like the day he turned 50, 40 and 30, his fingers are bare. You can thank mainly Michael Jordan for that. He doesn’t have as many All-NBA 1st team awards that people would like to see but you can thank Kareem, Moses Malone, Hakeem, David Robinson ...

  • Smoked Salmon Cream Cheese bagel, BOOM. @fudacustoms @ronniefieg

    Custom Air Jordan 5 | “Salmon Toe”

    ballislife.com 01 Jul '15, 6pm

    The result? Amazing. Using a pair of Air Jordan 5 “Pre Grape” as the base, Fuda drops the salmon colorway on the toe cap and the forefoot shark teeth with the infamous salmon color. Leaving the rest of the shoe as is, the outcome is pretty sick and one for the ages. Peep the images be...

  • Chris Paul broke the internet...

    Air Jordan XI "Emerald" | For CP3 Only

    ballislife.com 30 Jun '15, 6pm

    Owning a pair of exclusive J’s must be glorifying. Seriously though, if you have a pair of J’s that NOBODY else has then you’ve got to feel like a sneaker god. That’s probably how Chris Paul felt the other night when he dropped the hammer on everybody by rocking a pair of custom Air J...

  • The original AJ4's are set for a comeback in 2016. #whitecement

    Air Jordan 4 '89 OG "White Cement" | 2016

    ballislife.com 26 Jun '15, 6pm

    The return of the IV’s looks to have everything set back to its original silhouette & scheme. Based with a leather upper, the shoe is mainly highlighted by the grey cement & black accents. The heel will consist of the OG logo “Nike Air” which caps off the shoe with originality. Check ...

  • Check out the worlds rarest Air Jordan collection! #WEAREJORDAN

    World's Rarest Air Jordan Collection

    ballislife.com 24 Jun '15, 7pm

    Meet Gerard Starkey of London, owner of possibly the rarest Air Jordans collection to date. Gerard has collected quite the collection throughout his years. Some shoes that the Jordan archive wouldn’t be able to compete with. In the video below you’ll see Gerard with a pair of signed &...

  • Air Jordan "72-10" REVEALED

    ballislife.com 22 Jun '15, 6pm

    UPDATE!! The Air Jordan XI ’72-10′ images have finally been revealed along with a release date and set price. So do what you have to in order to get these shoes because these are definitely in the top 5 pickups of the year.

  • June 27, 'Shattered Glass' AJ1, mark your calendars.

    Air Jordan 1 High OG | Shattered Backboard

    ballislife.com 19 Jun '15, 10pm

    The Air Jordan I is a classic. If anybody is looking to add a classic to their rotation you can never go wrong by picking up a pair of Air Jordan 1’s. With that being said Jordan brand is looking to drop the Air Jordan 1 “Shattered Backboard” . Paying homage to MJ’s time overseas in I...

  • The OVO 10's may possibly be re-released later this year. #comebackseason

    The 'OVO' Air Jordan X's possible re-release

    ballislife.com 19 Jun '15, 6pm

    When Drake got that endorsement from Jordan Brand, a collaboration was in the works & EVERYBODY was anticipating a release. Little did everybody know that the collab was exclusive, until a recent pop up shop went off in April out in Los Angeles. The people who attended the pop up shop...

  • (LOL VIDEO) Brad Hall reviews "The GOAT" of Jordan Shoes w/ gloves!

    Brad Hall Reviews “THE GOAT” of Jordan Shoes with Gloves | Air Jordan 11 Legend Blue

    ballislife.com 19 May '15, 2pm

    Astramskiss aka VincentDa aka Expiredpineapples is a digital-marketing guy living in Houston. He’s worked with the NBA, Sprite, NBA2K, cool people like LeBron, DWade and Robert Horry, a long list of not-so-cool people and few real s****ty people. Won editing awards, created websites t...

  • Top 12 Images From LeBron’s Christmas Homecoming Game vs the Heat

    ballislife.com 26 Dec '14, 5pm

    Astramskiss aka VincentDa aka Expiredpineapples is a digital-marketing guy living in Houston. He’s worked with the NBA, Sprite, ESPN, NBA2K, cool people like LeBron, DWade, Adrian Peterson and Robert Horry, a long list of not-so-cool people and 1 or 2 real s****ty people. Won awards &...

  • Allen Iverson shuts down Nike’s Iverson “Tribute” sneakers | Ballislife.com

    ballislife.com 21 Nov '14, 3pm

    So Nike wanted to release a “Tribute” to Allen Iverson, who has a lifetime deal with Reebok, with their Nike Zoom Flight ’96 shoes. Yes, Nike, thought it was a good idea to put out a shoe dedicated to the 1996 draft class, where Allen Iverson was selected #1, featuring the colors of A...

  • Steph Curry’s behind-the-back-coast-to-coast play: Foul or Flop? | Ballislife.com

    ballislife.com 12 Nov '14, 7pm

    Stephen Curry’s streak of 75 consecutive games with a made 3-pointer ended on Tuesday night thanks to the NBA Champs. Curry was 0-7 from downtown and finished with just 16 points – dropping him to 2nd on the NBA scoring leaders list. The NBA league leader in steals also came up with a...