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Adrian Peterson Loses Nike Sponsorship Following Plea

Adrian Peterson Loses Nike Sponsorship Following Plea

By Josh Wolford November 7, 2014

Nike has ditched Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. “Adrian Peterson is no longer a Nike athlete,” said a Nike spokesperson in a very brief statement. Peterson’s Nike deal was already suspended, following the star’s indictment. In September, a grand …

Oscar Pistorius’ Mansion to be Auctioned Off Oscar Pistorius’ Mansion to be Auctioned Off

Paralympian “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius, accused of the premeditated murder of of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, has put his Pretoria, South Africa mansion up for sale to help pay for his mounting legal fees. The house would nominally sell for up …

Jordan Earns $90M, Highest-Grossing Retired Athlete Jordan Earns $90M, Highest-Grossing Retired Athlete

Michael Jordan hasn’t been on the court in over ten years, but that doesn’t mean the former athlete has stopped making money. According to Forbes, the famous Chicago Bulls player made $90 million last year, making him the highest paid …

Gabriele Grunewald Reinstated as 3000m Champion Gabriele Grunewald Reinstated as 3000m Champion

Gabriele Grunewald has been reinstated to represent Team USA at the upcoming track and field world championships in Poland. She’d been disqualified late Sunday after a competitor, Jordan Hasay, filed a protest alleging that Grunewald made more than incidental contact …

Marty McFly’s Power-Lacing Shoes Soon To Be Reality Marty McFly’s Power-Lacing Shoes Soon To Be Reality

If you have seen Back To The Future II, I am sure you are aware that by now, flying cars are not standard, hoverboards have not replaced skateboards, and we do not yet have a “Scenery Channel”; however, there is …

Marty Mcfly's Laces Scheduled for a 2015 Release Marty Mcfly's Laces Scheduled for a 2015 Release

A factor that unites many Back to the Future fans is their desire to own some of the futuristic gadgets from the second movie. How many times have you heard people discuss how cool it would be to ride a …

Nike Air Yeezy 2 "Red October" Prices Soar On eBay Nike Air Yeezy 2 "Red October" Prices Soar On eBay

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Nike Air Yeezy 2′s are officially here! Or at least they were for a brief moment. It appears “Red October” has come in February this year, with the impromptu release of Kanye West‘s Nike Air Yeezy 2′s. The highly anticipated …

Nike Air Yeezy 2 Sells Out In 11 Minutes Nike Air Yeezy 2 Sells Out In 11 Minutes

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Nike announced a surprise shoe launch on Sunday via Twitter, and lucky followers were able to jump to their official site to snatch up the latest in footwear from Kanye West. So many followers, in fact, that the shoe sold …

Kicks and Punches Thrown For New Air Jordans Kicks and Punches Thrown For New Air Jordans

From the East coast to the West coast, fights ensued at various store locations throughout the U.S. over the new Air Jordan 11 Gamma Blue sneakers, as crowds wrestled and punched each other in corner-bending lines. One of the brawls …

Nike to Release New Smart Watch in 2014 Nike to Release New Smart Watch in 2014

With sales of Samsung’s Galaxy Gear now surprisingly good, it appears that the smart watch segment just might be the growth market tech manufacturers have been hoping for. Though Samsung and Sony are now the leaders in the high end …

Oregon Ducks Unveil Pink Helmets
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Over the last decade, the Oregon Ducks have made a name for themselves in FBS football through their high octane offense. However, the Ducks may be even more well known for their flashy uniforms. The green and yellow school colors …

Wall Street Ends 5 Day Skid; Stocks are Up Wall Street Ends 5 Day Skid; Stocks are Up
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The stock market saw a surprise surge last Wednesday after the Federal Reserve announced that it would continue its bond-buying program. That up-swing did not last long, though; The stocks dipped drastically on Thursday, and Wall Street has seen a …

Alcoa, Bank of America, and HP Removed from Dow Alcoa, Bank of America, and HP Removed from Dow

Starting September 23, Alcoa, Back of America, and HP will no longer be among the 30 companies listed on the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The changes “were prompted by the low stock price of the three companies slated for removal …

Nike Brings Back "Just Do It" With New Commercial Nike Brings Back "Just Do It" With New Commercial

2013 marks the 25th anniversary of Nike’s timeless “Just Do It” slogan, which means it’s perfect time to construct a new marketing campaign around reintroducing the concept to the world of social media, complete with a #JustDoIt hashtag. While the …

Nike Says "A Carolina is a Carolina is a Carolina"
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Nike’s new Carolina Panthers t-shirt design has the nation’s fourth-grade geography students scratching their heads. The shirt features the Panthers logo and the letters NC . . . So far, so good. The only problem is the fact that those …

Nike Elephant Shoe is the Company’s Largest Ever

It’s a given that the seven-foot-tall stars in the NBA have Nike shoes that are huge. None of them, however, compare to the largest shoe that Nike ever made. Early this month, Nike PR Director Heidi Burgett tweeted out a …

Rory McIlroy Signs with Nike, Stars in Funny New Ad

It’s official: two-time major champion Rory McIlroy is the next Nike Golf guy. Both Nike and McIlroy announced the new on Twitter this afternoon: Follow @nikegolf (image) Nike Golf @nikegolf Epic entrance. Epic athlete. Let’s do this @McIlroyRory#TeamNikehttp://t.co/aeQRQrC0(image)  Reply  · …