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Sole Access: Inside the Sacramento Kings’ Locker Rooms, Pt. 2

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In the second episode of our exclusive Sole Access segment featuring a look inside the Sacramento Kings’ locker rooms, equipment manager Dwayne Wilson gives George Kiel a tour inside their second locker room and the equipment room. He also discusses his most memorable moments, in regards to sneakers, over his 20-year career as a equipment manager.

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Nice Kicks Presents: 1994 Was A Good Year

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This weekend, Nas’ Illmatic celebrates its 20th anniversary. While many years rank as standouts for both hip-hop and the sneaker culture, 1994 was a good year. A handful of certified classics dropped on the rap front, while basketball’s sneaker scene stood at a crucial turning point. From Nasty Nas to Air Anfernee, we reminisce about the highlights and headlines from the year that was 1994.

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Report: Nike to Stop Making the FuelBand After Hardware Division Layoffs

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Nike spokesman Brian Strong has revealed that the Beaverton-based brand’s priorities are shifting, leading to layoffs in the Digital Sport category. “As our Digital Sport priorities evolve, we expect to make changes within the team, and there will be a small number of layoffs. We do not comment on individual employment matters,” he told CNET.

Tabor by Compound Lookbook Featuring Upcoming adidas Footwear

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Compound’s first collection of in-house cut and sew apparel, Tabor, is set to release this weekend in Portland. The lookbook for the line not only highlights the quality collection of contemporary streetwear, but also features a preview of upcoming adidas footwear, including the adidas Element Refine, the Pure Boost and a promo version of the Consortium ZX Flux. The line, which is manufactured in Portland, includes a Reflective Jogger Pant, Constructed Longsleeve Top and City of Roses Coach’s Jacket, as well as two t-shirts with graphics inspired by the Rose City’s style and heritage. Before the collection launches at Compound Gallery tonight, check out the images from the lookbook below, which were shot by photographer Yulia Nidbalskaya. Also, be sure to follow @tabor_made on Instagram for all the latest from Tabor by Compound.

Weekly Wallpaper: Air Jordan 11 Low “Green Snakeskin”

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Weekly Wallpaper is cold blooded this week. Highlighting the Air Jordan 11 Low “Green Snakeskin” that is set to release tomorrow, our shot puts the shoe in its natural element. Dropping the latest rendition of the AJ 11 Low in the great outdoors, the model that is otherwise referred to as the “Nightshade” style code is right at home. Hook your desktop or mobile device’s background up with the snapshot in any size you need below, and strike a pair of these scaly sneakers when they release on April 19th for $150.

Kicks Deals Highlights 20 Things That Will Never Get Old in the Sneaker Game

Kicks Deals Highlights 20 Things That Will Never Get Old in the Sneaker Game

The more things change, the more things stay the same. That’s not necessarily a bad thing though, as Kicks Deals highlights 20 Things That Will Never Get Old in the

BAIT x ASICS Gel Lyte III “Nippon Blues” Basics Model-003

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Finishing off a three pair pack, the BAIT x ASICS Gel Lyte III “Nippon Blues” Basics Model-003 brings strong Japanese roots to the split tongue silo. Departing from the military

Federal Criminal Investigation Uncovers Alleged Nike Sample Theft Operation

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Within the sneaker community, unreleased samples stand as some of the most sought after gems. With the recent boom in popularity of Nike Basketball’s LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant lines, fans and collectors often wonder how so many unreleased samples find their way to the online market, particularly in sizes that are not associated with promo pairs. A recent federal investigation appears to have figured out just that.