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adidas unveils McDonald’s All American Game jerseys

In just under a week, the top high school basketball players will descend on Chicago and the United Center for the 2015 McDonald's All American Game. The best boys and girls players in the country will play in the historic All-Star Game that has seen a resurgence in Chicago since it returned in 2013. With the game comes some pretty sleek uniforms and kicks that the players will be sporting when they take th ...

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An inside look at Nike’s Air Max Visible Air

Nike is preparing to celebrate 28 years of the Nike Air Max, a classic model that still reigns supreme in the sneaker world today. https://twitter.com/NikeChicago/status/575432446327590912 One key piece to the shoe has helped make it so successful over the years with both comfort and design. Yes, I'm talking about the visible air that makes the Air Max so unique. Visible air on the Nike Air Max has become m ...

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Nike celebrates Black History Month by honoring coaches

https://twitter.com/camronsmith/status/570814124952854528 Nike's celebration of Black History Month is wrapping up, but it didn't end without one final celebration. The sports apparel giant held a celebration for two women's basketball coaches last night to celebrate Black History Month and Nike's relationship with the celebration. Both Dorothy Gaters (Marshall HS) and Vivian Stringer (Rutgers) were honored ...

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Michael Jordan, Derek Jeter among stars who helped Gatorade celebrate 50 years

Gatorade is celebrating 50 years in 2015 and during Super Bowl weekend had a 50th anniversary party in Arizona to celebrate. In attendance included Gatorade athletes Michael Jordan, Derek Jeter, Mia Hamm, Peyton Manning, JJ Watt, Cam Newton, Bryce Harper and others. Gatorade is celebrating the anniversary all year long with events, commercials, retro bottles and more. They recently released a 50th anniversa ...

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Sam Thompson, Tyler Ulis, return home at CBS Sports Classic

The inaugural CBS Sports Classic on Saturday featured arguably the four most prominent basketball programs in the country in North Carolina, Ohio State, UCLA and Kentucky. The games brought an epic atmosphere to the thousands of fans in attendance at the United Center. The event was special for all involved, but for two players in particular the games held added meaning beyond basketball. The day of college ...

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No. 24 UNC knocks off No. 12 OSU in CBS Sports Classic

CHICAGO-- No. 24 North Carolina was desperate for a win on Saturday. The Tar Heels had lost three times already in its first ten games after entering the season as the No. 6 ranked team in the country. Saturday’s matchup against No. 12 Ohio State at the inaugural CBS Sports Classic was a must win game for the Tar Heels, even in December. As the old adage goes, pressure can burst pipes or make diamonds. Nort ...

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Players to Watch at the CBS Sports Classic

If you love college basketball, Chicago is the place to be this weekend. The CBS Sports Classic on Saturday at the United Center features four of the most prominent basketball programs in the country. The double-header begins with an intriguing matchup between No. 24 North Carolina and No. 12 Ohio State which tips off at noon CT. That ranked-on-ranked matchup is followed  by a monster meeting between No. 1 ...

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Gotta Coach ‘Em All: The 2015 Retro Bulls

Looking for a bit of nostalgia. Don't like the new trading cards? Don't worry, we have your solution. The Retro Bulls are back for a 2015 series. Can you guess each original set and year?     And it you haven't seen the past Retro cards entries, just follow the links. I hope you enjoy. Go Bulls! 2011 Retro Bulls 2011 Series 2 Retro Bulls 2011 Retro Cubs 2012 Retro White Sox 2012 Retro Bears ...

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Wolves 3 Wild 2

  ROSEMONT- The Wolves improved to 11-4-3-0 (5-0-2-0 at home) with 25 points thanks to a 3-2 victory over the Iowa Wild on Saturday night. The Wolves have broken their two-game losing streak and they still have yet to lose in regulation at the Allstate Arena. The Summary After allowing two power play goals in the first period, courtesy of Wild center Zach Phillips and defenseman Jonathon Blum, the Wolv ...

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