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EVISEN Teases Its Full-Length Skate Video

In recent months, Evisen has been focusing on building up its apparel offerings; they went beyond the standard neutral look for a vibrant, graphic-heavy Fall/Winter 2017 line and produced some decks adorned with very animated, colorful and unique designs. Now, the Japanese brand is putting the focus back on the art and athletics of skating […]

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Palace Announces ‘Palasonic’ Magazine and DVD

After teasing the film with a memorable clip and hosting a premiere at the MWADLANDS skatepark, Palace finally dropped its Palasonic skate film earlier this month. Featuring seven years of filming — and coming in at around 40 minutes long — the film featured appearances from Blondey McCoy, Lucien Clarke and Lucas Puig. Palace has now announced that […]

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LeBron James, Chance The Rapper & Dwyane Wade Executive Produce Sports Documentaries

Fox Sports Films has just announced a sports focused documentary series called “MAGNIFY.” The series will use sports to examine cultural stories and explore the on and off-the-field struggles and successes of athletes and how that connects, challenges and changes a community. NBA superstars LeBron James and Dwyane Wade are executive producers along with Chicago’s […]

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Isaiah Thomas Shares His Emotional Rollercoaster in ‘Book of Isaiah: Part II’

The Book of Isaiah is back courtesy of The Players’ Tribune. In part two, chapter one of the documentary series, we follow Isaiah Thomas as he transitions to his new team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, and everything that led to the move, including the untimely passing of his sister. Thomas also addresses how the media has covered him over the past […]

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A Conversation With Skateboarding’s Renaissance Man: Steve Olson

If there’s one man that’s experienced and seen it all in the world of skateboarding it’s Steve Olson. Having pretty much grown up hand-in-hand with the sport itself, there’s arguably no one more qualified to recount the growth of the sport and debunk industry tales that have been passed down from generation to generation. It comes as no surprise […]

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Nike Shares Footwear & Uniforms for Tournament Honoring Phil Knight’s 80th Birthday

Nike is set to honor its founder Phil Knight with a special basketball tournament in Portland, Oregon. In honor of his 80th birthday, Arkansas, Butler, Connecticut, Duke, DePaul, Florida, Gonzaga, Michigan State, North Carolina, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Portland, Portland State, Stanford and Texas will all participant in the “PK80” showdown. During the competition, each squad […]

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LiAngelo Ball Released From Chinese Custody

Donald Trump may have helped reunite the Ball family — after Trump spoke with Chinese president Xi Jinping regarding the UCLA players arrested on charges of theft, the athletes have been allowed to return to America. Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott released a statement noting that the players are flying home to Los Angeles. ChinaSportsInsider.com’s Mark […]

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Trump Asks Chinese President to Help Resolve LiAngelo Ball Shoplifting Case

President Donald Trump recently asked Chinese president Xi Jinping for help resolving a shoplifting case involving three UCLA basketball players: LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill. The trio are currently being held in China after being caught and arrested for stealing sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton store. According to reports, Trump reached out to […]

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Colin Kaepernick Is 2017’s ‘GQ’ Citizen of the Year

Following a tumultuous 2017, Colin Kaepernick has been named GQ’s Citizen of the Year. Instead of providing an interview, the former San Francisco quarterback is the subject of an editorial, with commentary provided by friends and supporters. Peers including A Wrinkle In Time director Ava DuVernay, Kaepernick’s partner Nessa, activist Harry Belafonte and rapper J. […]

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