LeBron gets ‘I Promise’ event pumped about Taco Tuesday

SANDUSKY, Ohio — Lebron James brought Taco Tuesday to Cedar Point as part of his annual retreat with the student of I Promise. The Akron native, got the crowd pumped at the #WeAreFamily Reunion which featured a performance by hip-artist 2 Chainz. The Los Angeles Lakers and NBA superstar has made Taco Tuesday which originated…

Nike released the all-new Alpha Dunk

BEAVERTON, Oregon — Nike released its all-new basketball performance shoe with the Alpha Dunk on August 9. The all-new Nike AlphaDunk is the ultimate tool —  its DNA carries strands from the Hyperdunk line, which has defined Nike Basketball innovation since its launch in 2008. The AlphaDunk shares a similarity to its predecessor in design…

Book Release: Cornbread Fish ‘N Collard Greens: Inside The Music

ATLANTA, Georgia — Grammy Award Winner, Singer, Songwriter, Producer and now Author – Anthony Hamilton describes in vivid detail the passion, inspiration, and methodology behind his large catalog of music in his new book entitled: Cornbread Fish ‘N Collard Greens: Inside The Music On July 27th, fans gathered at the Gathering Spot in Atlanta, Georgia for…

L.A. Clippers Unveil Plans for New Arena and Entertainment Center in Inglewood

LOS ANGELES, California — The L.A. Clippers unveiled renderings and additional details of the team’s privately-financed sports and entertainment center anchored by their new basketball arena in Inglewood on Thursday. In addition to the arena, the proposed project located on West Century Boulevard between South Prairie Avenue and South Yukon Avenue will include the team’s…

Rihanna unveils DiamondBall 2019, Pharrell and DJKhaled as performers

NEW YORK, New York —  Rihanna’s 5th Annual Diamond Ball to benefit the Clara Lionel Foundation will be hosted by Seth Meyers with a special performance by Pharrell Williams and DJ Khaled on September 12th, 2019. Rihanna founded the Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF) in 2012, in honor of her grandparents, Clara and Lionel Braithwaite.  …

Jumpman releases Women’s Air Jordan 8 Retro

BEAVERTON, Oregon — Jumpman released the Women’s Air Jordan 8 Retro, which comes at a pricetag of $190. The Air Jordan 8 Retro recaptures the memorable look of the ’93 release. It’s made with real and synthetic leather and has the same distinct and daring design that made the original such a ’90s favorite. Fresh off…

Drake, Raptors sneakers currently on view in the Bata Shoe Museum

TORONTO, Canada — Toronto Raptors game-worn sneakers are now on display at the Bata Shoe Museum. On June 13th, 2019, the Toronto @Raptors made history by winning their first NBA Championship in franchise history. Generously on loan to the Bata Shoe Museum from the Toronto Raptors, the sneakers on view include those worn by Pascal Siakam, Kyle…

MacBook Air and MacBook Pro updated for back-to-school season

CUPERTINO, California — Apple announced updates to the  MacBook Air, adding True Tone to its Retina display for a more natural viewing experience, and lowering the price to $1,099, with an even lower price of $999 for college students. “College students love the Mac — it’s the notebook they rely on from the dorm room to…

H&M and Klarna grow partnership to US

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — H&M and Klarna announced that they have expanded their current partnership agreement to also include the US market, in the development of an unrivalled payments and shopping experience across touchpoints. Together, H&M and Klarna are aiming at further integrating H&M’s digital and physical stores to give customers a seamless, personalised and engaging…

Steve Harvey awarded Kent State incoming freshmen thousands in scholarships

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Former Kent State University, member of Omega Psi Phi and Talk show host Steve Harvey announced that he will be covering the college tuition for eight incoming freshmen. The scholarships are in honor of Devin Moore, a senior studying journalism from Cleveland who suddenly died playing basketball at the school’s recreation center….