When Lonzo Ball was drafted into the league back in 2017, the weight of the world was on his shoulders as his father LaVar was touting him as the second coming of Magic Johnson. Considering Ball was drafted to the Lakers, these were massive shoes to fill and it immediately became clear that such pressure was simply too much for the young player. While Lonzo remained a solid talent in the league, many scouts and fans were shifting their attention to Lonzo’s youngest brother LaMelo who, at the time, was playing with his brother LiAngelo in Lithuania.
Jake Paul is a controversial figure when it comes to YouTube and boxing. For many professional fighters, Paul has no business being in the boxing ring and they even feel like he is doing the sport a disservice. There are various other people out there who think Paul has earned his spot in the ring and that he actually has quite a bit of talent that could take him far if he sticks with it. On Saturday, he will have his toughest test yet as he goes up against Ben Askren in a match that will determine how serious he actually is.
Another FTC x Nike SB Dunk Low is suggested to be in the works as this latest collaborative Dunk silhouette by the esteemed San Francisco-based skateboard shop is reportedly dropping this year. Donning summer vibes, the low-top model bears a white leather upper incorporating a grid-like pattern that is offset by light blue suede underlays. Additionally, Metallic Silver Swooshes, yellow for the inner lining, tongue and FTC-branded heel tabs, followed by an icy blue outsole rounds out the profile.
With a number of solid releases slated for this summer, the Air Jordan 1 High OG “Electro Orange” is scheduled to arrive in July as more images of the silhouette continue to surface online. Styled in a colorway that invokes the popular Shattered Backboard vibe, the model dons the popular black toe theme while white tumbled leather comprising its base. Finally, the highlight orange tone adorns the collar, rubber outsole, and branded tongue tags to cap off its overall design.