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Shoe-Shi Chef Turns Fish Into The Freshest Sneakers On The Market

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 05.09.2017 | Taste

Diehard sneaker heads, it’s time to eat your feet. Yujia Hu, a Chinese chef born in Italy, is mixing his style on the streets with his style at the ...

Michael Jordan Surprises Family Of Late Air Jordan Employee In China

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 11.02.2015 | Sports

Just a moment of Michael Jordan's time on Wednesday went a long way for a Korean family rocked by tragedy. Jordan has been in China all week promoting...

Meet The Collectors Who Treat Sneakers Like Stocks

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 08.10.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Michael Jordan's now-iconic Air Jordans made a splash back in 1984, when the red and black shoe was banned by NBA Commissioner David Stern, sending th...

Why Aren't Companies More Worried About Female Sneakerheads?

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 12.29.2016 | Sports

A photo posted by Sophia Chang (@esymai) on Jul 8, 2015 at 5:44pm PDT The world of sneakers has long been dominated by male athletic culture. T...

LOOK: Cucumber Produces A Sports 'Miracle'

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.28.2013 | Sports

Somewhere a sports-branding expert is perhaps kicking himself for not coming up with the idea first. But it seems Mother Nature beat him to it. In ...

WATCH: Blake Griffin's Funny New Ad

Posted 08.02.2013 | Sports

Meet D'arryl Drain, the scrawny shooter who knows how to get the best out of NBA superstar Blake Griffin -- even if he isn't trying to -- in a new com...

Is It the Shoes or the Soul? In Honor of Air Jordan on his 50th

Rabbi Daniel Cohen | Posted 04.17.2013 | Sports
Rabbi Daniel Cohen

As the congratulatory wishes come in to mark the 50th birthday of Michael Jordan, one the greatest basketball players of all time, I am struck by the iconic image of MJ in flight and what it represents for all of us.

What If Nike 'Air Jordan' Were Adidas 'Air Jordan'?

Misha Hyman | Posted 01.14.2013 | Sports
Misha Hyman

Whether by wearing baggy shorts, dazzling the crowd with mid-air-magic, sticking out his tongue, or his lethal fade away, no one was a trendsetter quite like Michael Jordan. What would have been the byproduct of Jordan signing with Adidas, instead of Nike, 28 years ago?

5 Lessons From the Alleged "Air Jordan" Sneaker Death

Christopher Emdin | Posted 01.07.2012 | Crime
Christopher Emdin

For parents, educators and youth, it's important to understand why these sneakers have such appeal, what the meaning behind this appeal is, and why it's important to avoid the trap of being a part of a machine that spawns financial irresponsibility and violence.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 08.03.2011 | New York
Len Berman

We try to deal with all the major issues in sports, such as, does sex help or hurt before a big game? According to French Open champ Francesca Schiavone, "For a woman, sex before a match... is fantastic."

Laura Gottesdiener

Maya Moore Jumps On Exclusive Jordan Brand | Laura Gottesdiener | Posted 07.20.2011 | Sports

Maya Moore will be rocking new kicks from a very exclusive sponsor when she steps onto the court for the Minnesota Lynx’s first preseason game again...

WK Interact Does Dwayne Wade Billboard (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Despite the bad rap they get, billboards can still be impressive feats of artistic skill. Not every one of them is a giant crotch shot or ad for the ...

Dwyane Wade To Wear Air Jordan Shoe

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

*** SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTO *** (AP) MIAMI — Dwyane Wade pleaded for years to join the Jordan Brand family, wanting to wear the shoe his idol made fa...

Sustained Focus and Effort: Sports Clichés, the Election and Our Place in the World

Sean Hartofilis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sean Hartofilis

Our democracy has given us an opportunity to start again with renewed focus and effort. The past has happened. We must remember it and learn from it.