March 9th, 2011 by Aaron Hope
Supra has offered their fair share of collaborations since 2007′s teamup with Brooklyn Projects announced to the world that this brand cannot be ignored, but we can honestly say we never saw this one coming. Deion Sanders was known for being the last great two-sport athlete, but now Prime Time is apparently seeking to stretch his legacy across two sneaker brands. Not only have we seen retro releases of his Nike Diamond Turf signature series, but here’s a look at the Deion Sanders x Supra Society. These joints are crafted in SUPRATUF an Atlanta Falcons colorway with Sanders’ ’21′ embroidered into the lateral ankle area with a sockliner depicting some of the highlights of his college and pro football career. Click through to see a video from LA’s DJ Skee featuring he and Snoop Dogg and presenting Prime with the kicks and let us know what you think of this surprising development.
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February 21st, 2011 by Aaron Hope
NBA All-Star weekend is the league’s biggest showcase, something like the Super Bowl, Daytona 500 and WrestleMania made into the game’s ultimate ‘hybrid’. Eastern Conference starting forward LeBron James showed why he could very well win a third consecutive MVP award with the elusive ASGs triple-double, but here’s more proof that even elite athletes gotta look up to somebody. During the 2011 NBA Circuit, LeBron was photographed at the Marriot in LA wearing a red l/s tee and the Nike Air Max LeBron VII ‘Deion Sanders’ from last year’s ‘Heroes Pack’ to complete his fit. ‘Bron’s always said he could excel on the football field and with basketball starting to look downright easy, maybe we’ll ‘Witness’ another two-sport superstar. However unlikely, one thing we know is that you can count on Nike Basketball for more dope themes on King James’ kicks and you can see more of him in the ‘Deion Sanders’ AML7 by clicking on the jump below. via ESPN
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