ballislife.com Archives - 05 December 2016, Monday

  • Guccie Mane Proposes To Girlfriend, Gives Rolex To Fan At Hawks Game

    ballislife.com 23 Nov '16, 3pm

    Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects rec...

  • SEE WHY JORDAN BRAND IS CALLING THE BELOVED OG BLACK/WHITE #AJIX THE #SPACEJAM TOO .@Jumpman23

    THIS IS WHY JORDAN BRAND IS CALLING THESE AIR JORDAN IX’S “SPACE JAMS” TOO

    ballislife.com 16 Nov '16, 7pm

    If you’re a familiar with the movie as you should be, the scene where Bugs and Daffy had to break in to MJ’s pad to grab some gear for him so that he can hoop. During that scene two Air Jordans can be recognized. Yep, that’s right the Air Jordan IX in the very same colorway, black/whi...

  • (VIDEO) From Air Jordan to Aaron Gordon, NBA Players First Career Dunks Compilation:

    From Air Jordan to Aaron Gordon, NBA Players First Career Dunks Compilation

    ballislife.com 25 Oct '16, 8pm

    All of the dunks are regular-season ones so I thought it would be interesting to show some of the first dunks these players had with a NBA team – from summer league to preseason. But before we get to those, let’s look at the video the NBA saw three months ago that inspired them to mak...

  • SEE ALL THE "UNC" AIR JORDAN PE'S IN THE NEWLY RENOVATED .@UNC_Basketball LOCKER ROOM .@Jumpman23

    THE UNC BASKETBALL TEAM GOT THE ULTIMATE AIR JORDAN TREATMENT IN THEIR LOCKER ROOM

    ballislife.com 17 Oct '16, 7pm

    Recently the Jordan Brand family took care of their UNC programs by completely renovating their locker room with a full collection of Air Jordans. These weren’t just any Air Jordans, the wall featured the FULL collection. From 1-31, the collection was featured entirely of UNC exclusiv...

  • Tinker Hatfield unveils the .@Univ_Of_Oregon x .@Jumpman23 collection in its entirety!

    Tinker Hatfield & the Oregon x Air Jordan Collection

    ballislife.com 13 Sep '16, 7pm

    In 2011 he decided to hook the athletes of Oregon with some very exclusive gear. Which turned out to be all sorts of Jordans. Now Tinker has unveiled the full Oregon x Air Jordan collection for all sneaker head fans to lose their shit to. Unfortunately these J’s are still only availab...

  • All The Air Jordan XXXI PE's at the Olympics

    ballislife.com 16 Aug '16, 11pm

    There are a good amount of Jordan athletes representing the Jumpman logo while out in Rio. Let’s not forget though that Jordan Brand has laced up three countries including the USA, Croatia, & the host of the Olympics, Brazil with special PE’s of the recently revealed AJXXXI.

  • (VIDEO) Steph Curry Defends His New "Fire" Sneakers

    Steph Curry Defends His New “Fire” Sneakers

    ballislife.com 11 Jun '16, 1pm

    Before Steph Curry caught fire in Game 4 on Friday night, the internet spent 48 hours roasting his new U/A Curry 2 Lows (aka Chef) shoes . After the game, a reporter asked Steph about the (hilarious) criticism and Curry responded by saying, “If I had them in the road bag I definitely ...

  • .@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 ...

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    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 &...