Nike

Johnny Lopez
October 14, 2019 - 9:32 am
If you want to walk on water it’s going to cost you a pretty penny. Sneaker worshippers have gotten fanatical about repurposed Nike Air Max ‘97s which have been injected with water from the River Jordan that was blessed by a priest, reported the New York Post . The so-called “Jesus Shoes” by...
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Johnny Lopez
July 31, 2019 - 10:48 am
If you have half a million dollars, you just do it! That’s exactly what Canadian entrepreneur Miles Nadal did by plucking down $437,500 for a pair of Nike sneakers at a Sotheby’s auction this week, according to the New York Post. The rare kicks , known as “Moon Shoes,” were designed by Nike co-...
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July 02, 2019 - 1:01 pm
( KYW Newsradio ) -- Just days before Independence Day, Nike has shoe-horned itself into a controversy. The company canceled a shoe featuring the "Betsy Ross" flag, depicting 13 stars in a circle. Sneaker-clad tourists visiting the Betsy Ross House in the historic district of Philadelphia shared...
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July 02, 2019 - 12:22 pm
By Sean Hartnett Nike has pulled sneakers featuring the 13-star Betsy Ross flag after former NFL quarterback and activist Colin Kaepernick urged the apparel giant not to sell the sneaker. Kaepernick has an endorsement contract with Nike. Originally created to depict the 13 colonies, the flag is now...
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March 25, 2019 - 1:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Michael Avenatti was arrested on Monday in New York. He is accused of trying to extort a publicly traded company. The Southern District of New York is accusing the celebrity lawyer of trying to extract more than $20 million in payments from Nike by threatening to use his...
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San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Eli Harold (58), quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and free safety Eric Reid (35) kneel in protest during the playing of the national anthem before a NFL game
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September 11, 2018 - 1:55 pm
CLEVELAND, GA (1010 WINS) -- Truett McConnell University in Cleveland, Georgia is cutting ties with Nike over its new ad featuring Colin Kaepernick. The school announced Tuesday, that it will stop carrying Nike products in its campus store, and will donate the proceeds from any remaining products...
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San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Eli Harold (58), quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and free safety Eric Reid (35) kneel in protest during the playing of the national anthem before a NFL game
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September 04, 2018 - 9:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Colin Kaepernick has a new deal with Nike, even without having a job in the NFL. Kaepernick's attorney, Mark Geragos, made the announcement on Twitter, calling the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback an "All American Icon" and crediting attorney Ben Meiselas for getting the deal...
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