When the Nike Foamposite One first dropped in 1997, it was like nothing anyone had ever seen before, but people wore it in some impressive performances. The sleek $180 shoe had no Nike branding on the upper, save a small Swoosh near the toe. Its synthetic upper and prominent carbon plate gave the shoe a decidedly futuristic look—one that many sneaker designers still strive to achieve. Continue reading 20 Things You Didn’t Know About the Nike Foamposite
With just six games left in the regular season, the Warriors (68-8) after closing in on the best record in NBA history. Since their season began with another mark at 24 consecutive wins to start this season, numerous basketball pundits and NBA retirees such as Charles Barkleyhave been discussing the imagined scenario of who would win in a game series: the Warriors or the 1996 Chicago Bulls, who were 72-10 that year.
Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, and the Bulls went 72-10 during the1995-96 NBA season. Their 72 wins were the most in regular season history. And that Bulls team is widely considered to be one of the best NBA teams ever.