Last week on July 24th, Diamond Supply Co. celebrated their grand opening of the Diamond Skate Plaza in the Boyle Heights area of East Los Angeles. With help from Rob Dyrdek, Street League, and the City of Los Angeles, Diamond was able to make this project a reality. The skate plaza is open to the public now, and here’s a re-cap of the grand opening.
Frank Caliendo hit the Mike & Mike show this morning, and did what he does best. Channeling his inner Morgan Freeman, Frank gave us a much more emotional version of LeBron’s James letter declaring he was returning home.
Munich is now home to the first ever “floating FMX course,” and it looks incredibly dope. The floating track is located right in the middle of Olympic Lake, and this video will give you a preview of the setup.
Ever wondered which companies sponsor your favorite athletes? You’re in luck. Bleacher Report created this video highlighting which companies sponsor the world’s biggest athletes. Their list covers everyone from LeBron James to Floyd Mayweather. Check it out above.
With the news of King James returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, one fan decided to celebrate in a very cool way. Nick Jones, and his wife Christa Deckerd, had their wedding planned for July 12th & when news broke of LeBron returning they did a little improvising. Nick gathered all of his LeBron jerseys, and together with his 8 groomsmen took one of the best wedding photos we’ve ever seen.
Jordan Brand recruited every notable athlete you can think of for its new Derek Jeter tribute. If this doesn’t give you chills there is something wrong with you.
Beats by Dre has decided to continue the shower of gold on the World Cup victor. Not only is Germany going to be living Brazil with the FIFA World Cup trophy, but they’ll also receive a pair of these 24K gold headphones from Beats by Dre.
I bet all those ass-clowns that got all pissy and burned their ‘James 23′ Cavs jerseys when Bron Bron went down to Miami are sure feeling pretty silly right now. Not only could they have had some sick ass throwbacks to rock at the next home game, but they’re probably worth like a billion dollars right now.
Today, adidas announced that they have a partnership with the overall number 1 draft pick, Andrew Wiggins. With Wiggins being no stranger to adidas gear thanks to his time spent at KU, it’s not too surprising that he went with the “three stripes” over the guys behind “the swoosh.” Sources say the multi-year deal comes with at least $2 million guaranteed annually, and the overall contract in the $10-12 million range. Hopefully we get to see a Wiggins signature model in the near future.
Nailed that last pad like a boss.
Nike Football just released this new short film profiling Brazilian soccer icon David Luiz. The film features interviews from Luiz’s father, who speaks on Luiz’s love for soccer which can only be rivaled by his love for his country. With Neymar out, Luiz will have to step his game up even more. Check out the film above.