The Camouflage Kobe Bryant Shoes
This is getting ridiculous! How many different ways can Nike dress up the Kobe VI? The original KobeVI was dressed…
Kobe Basketball Shoes Keep Dropping
Nike sure likes making Kobe basketball shoes. They continue to drop not only Kobe's signature shoe line, but drop it…
Flywire + Hyperfuse = Nike Zoom Hyperenforcer
Hyperenforcer, the latest Nike basketball sneaker that combines flywire and hyperfuse. Meaning more stability and breathability…
The Greatest Shoe Ever Made
It has been called the greatest shoe ever made. Man! That is a lot of hype to live up to for a shoe! But, a strong…
Hyperballer Nike Shoes for Basketball
So you thought it was impossible for another Nike "Hyper" basketball shoe to be dropped? Maybe you did, maybe you didn't.…
Retro 14 Jordan Shoes for Baskeball
A another grey shoe has just dropped on the sneaker world. Wait, let me rephrase that. The Jordan Retro 14 in a "Light Graphite"…
Basketball Articles (238)
Can You Blame Lebron James for Choosing the Miami Heat?
Lebron James got a lot of flack for leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers to play for the Miami Heat. You can not blame Lebron when you look at the caliber of the two players he is with now. First, lets look at Dwyane Wade who was the number 5 pick in…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Jun 02, 2011  
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How to Jump High
Speed and power are the two key elements that will determine your jumping ability. So, the exercises that make up a jump training program must be centered around improving these elements. Exercises that don't lead toward maximizing strength and power should not be included. Distance running and doing 100's of…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Apr 27, 2011  
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Basketball Drills for Beginners
What beginning basketball drills can be used to capture the attention, encourage, instruct, and create a fun wholesome environment that fosters growth and development? There is nothing more exciting and frightening at the same time than the realization that you have volunteered or have been encouraged to coach basketball to…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Apr 06, 2011  
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What Are The Best Vertical Jumps In The NBA
What are the best vertical jumps in the NBA? Just for fun we will take a look at some of the greatest jumpers in the NBA, and then see if we can't learn something that applies to our own jumping ability. Before we dig into the NBA lets look at…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Apr 27, 2011  
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Basketball Dribbling Drills for Beginners
One of the most challenging tasks for beginners and coaches is teaching ball handling skills. Dribbling a basketball for young players can be difficult because of the coordination required to control the ball and the size of the ball itself can be a problem. Also, because dribbling is new to…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Apr 07, 2011  
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Increase Your Vertical Jump with Strength Training
Increase Your Vertical Jump with Strength Training Everyone can agree that strength training is a key element of any program designed to increase your vertical jump. In fact, the benefits of strength training are undeniable for any form of exercise program. However, many athletes and coaches don't fully apply the…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   May 01, 2011  
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Coaching Beginning Youth Basketball
The most important lessons coaching beginning school aged basketball players for school or a traveling team are not about basketball. Teaching players to be responsible people are the real lessons to learn. Responsiblity includes attending practice on time which helps set the tone not only for basketball practice but have…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Apr 12, 2011  
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How to Slam Dunk
How to Slam Dunk Being able to slam dunk is one of the mostly advanced and highly sought after skills in Basketball. Slam dunking a basketball instantly demonstrates your expertise, giving you credibility as a player. Over the years entire exhibitions and competitions have been created, revolving around dunking, amazing…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   May 02, 2011  
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What Type Of Person Owns A Sports Shop/sports Store? An Underdog
Well, because you love sports, duh. I know it seems like an obvious answer, but it may not be quite that simple for me. I mean I love sports, all sports. Even the obscure ones like cricket and curling (Who didn't set their alarm or DVR to watch that stuff…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Sep 03, 2011  
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Basketball Basics: Teaching Shooting
There are many opportunities to teach shooting throughout the season because players like to shoot. They are often practicing shots before practice, after practice, and in the parks and gyms. This article offers suggestions on how players can be helped with their shots. The good things is that they see…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 11, 2011  
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27 New Nike Shoes for Basketball
Do you love basketball shoes? Are you a rabid sneakerhead who simply can't get enough pairs of basketball sneakers? Do you sometimes get an anxiety attack because you weren't able to get a pair of a sick limited released kicks? Well, you are not alone. Yours truly knows the joy…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 08, 2011  
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Lebron James is Lebron James And Michael Jordan is Michael Jordan
LeBron James came to the Miami Heat NBA Basketball Team with Chris Bosh and became the alleged villain for leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers. How can anyone fault LeBron James exercising his Right of freedom of choice to pick what is right for his family and his career? Does it really…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   May 29, 2011  
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The Lebron 9 Ohio State
The new shoe that LeBron James will be wearing this season is one sick looking shoe. This shoe definitely deserves some "face time" on the hardcourt. Unfortunately, there may not be NBA regular season this year and all the opportunities that this shoe could have to dazzle us with it's…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 16, 2011  
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Uconn Success But at What Cost
While the NCAA recently crowned the University of Connecticut as its Division 1 Champion for the 2010-2011 basketball season, the success of this elite program is coming under scrutiny about the NCAA's Academic Progress Rate (APR) score. The question becomes success but at what cost, to the coach, the University,…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   May 04, 2011  
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Jump Manual - is Jump Manual A Scam Or Does it Really Work ?
Are you a basketball player who finally wants to make his first slam dunk? Then you have to be either very tall or jump quite high and jump manual can help you out with this. While you can’t change your size, you can definitely work on the height of your…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Mar 16, 2011  
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Shaq Is Retiring After 19 Seasons In The NBA
The day of June 1st 2011 will be remembered as the day that one of the biggest names in sports called it quits. You read that right, Shaquille O'Neal, the man who won 4 NBA titles, is finally retiring. Shaq, who turned 39 back in March, made it official earlier…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Jun 01, 2011  
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Can This Shoe Make You Jump Higher
Tremendous hype has been circulating on the Internet about a state-of-the-art shoe which claims to make you jump higher.  Do you guys remember a shoe which made headlines in the 90’s called The Catapult?  It was the LA Gear equivalent of Nike Air Jordan.  Now twenty years after, another shoe…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 10, 2011  
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Basketball Dribbling Drills - Dribble Like A Pro
Learning how to dribble a basketball is imperative to becoming a skilled and talented basketball player. Dribbling a basketball effectively can help position a player to begin the flow of the offense, escape from a harassing defender, and get around a screen to open up passing and shooting options, amongst…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Jun 26, 2011  
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Increase Vertical Leap - Jumpsoles Review
What are Jumpsoles? Jumpsoles are weighted frontal training platforms that you attach to your shoes while training.  Over the years, there are mixed reviews regarding the effectiveness of Jumpsoles.  Some have claimed to increase vertical leap by 10-12 inches while most claim they make training unstable and can cause some…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 03, 2011  
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Is Allen Iverson Coming Back?
Before last night's playoff game in Philadelphia, Allen Iverson showed up to hand over the game ball. Being created by a standing ovation, as always when he enters the arena in Philly, AI is still in people's hearts. Drafted out of Georgetown with the nr. 1 pick from the Philadelphia…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   May 24, 2012  
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Hyperfuse Low Nike Shoes for Basketball
Let's talk basketball shoes. As an avid sneakerhead, do you consider yourself to be "hip"?  Do you feel like you are the "trendiest" person on the block? Well, I got news for you. Unless you own a pair of the Nike Zoom Hypefuse 2011Low's, unfortunately you are neither hip nor trendy.…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 07, 2011  
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A Classic Laker Pair Of Kobe Bryant Shoes
If you are a sneakerhead you are well aware of the Nike Zoom Kobe signature sneaker lines. These lines include not only numerous colorways, but also some of the most amazing themed kicks that the basketball shoe world has seen. There have been more colorways and themes to go along…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 10, 2011  
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Basketball for Youths
The First Step The first step in Becoming an Elite Athlete requires you to develop a strong urge to be the best. Like Kobe Bryant, Paul George, and Kevin Durant their desire to be the best is so strong that it elevates their performance far beyond the mediocre players. First…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Aug 13, 2014  
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Team Elite III Jordan Shoes for Basketball
The newest edition of the Jordan Team Elite 3 has released and is now available at online retailers. In just three short years this shoe has already created a legacy. This was the first Jordan shoe available to be personalized. That's right, approximately three years ago you could have created your very…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 15, 2011  
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Becoming A Professional Point Guard
Learning basketball dribbling drills for guards is now easier than ever. You must work hard at it day in and day out. Practicing everyday and trying to beat your performance from the day before. But before you began dribbling drills you must understand the proper techniques of dribbling. There are…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Jan 24, 2012  
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Basketball Strategies: Out-of-bounds Plays
Out-of-bounds possession underneath the basket at which you are shooting comes up often during a game. This is a good opportunity to score if your players can get the ball to a place on the floor where a makeable shot can be taken. This article describes basketball strategies which allow…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Sep 25, 2011  
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Penny Nike Shoes for Basketball
Penny Hardaway was going to be a star. He was going to be an NBA superstar. He was a sure fire Hall of Famer. He was the first player in the Jordan era to have a signature sneaker when players not named Michael Jordan didn't have signature sneakers. Penny and…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 09, 2011  
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The Shoe That Saved Air Jordan Basketball Shoes
The year was 1987. Michael Jordan was about to become the greatest basketball player to ever play the game. He was also about to kill the basketball dynasty that Nike would eventually create. That's right. His Airness was literally days away from opting out of the contract he had with…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 10, 2011  
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A Day At The Basketball Game?
Today was like any other day, I got up, got my daughter off to school, and went to the gym. I had every intentions on coming home and getting to work on my business, however that didn't happen. I got a phone call early in the day that my daughter…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Feb 03, 2013  
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Think Pink Hyperdunk Nike Shoes for Basketball
The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. And has been so for several years. If you have watched an NFL game anytime in the last two weeks you may have noticed the pink shoes, towels, wristbands, and even gloves that are being worn by most of the football…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Basketball   Oct 12, 2011  
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