There Are Still Good Role Models In Sports

The sporting world has been going through some issues these past few weeks to put it gently.  People everywhere have been calling for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s resignation as players are dropping like flies because of all the domestic abuse and assault charges.  With the NFL going through hell and scrambling to get everything together, children across the country are watching it all unfold and see their favorite players beating up their wives, girlfriends, or children.  It’s important for the younger generation to know though that their are still plenty of good role models to pay attention to in the world of sports such as J.J. Watt, Derek Jeter, and numerous others. Continue reading There Are Still Good Role Models In Sports

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Is Nike Still The Best In Apparel?

Reigning MVP Kevin Durant signed a $300M contract to stay with Nike
Reigning MVP Kevin Durant signed a $300M contract to stay with Nike

The Nike logo has become iconic over the years.  It symbolizes strength, the will to win, and the best performing gear out there.  Anyone who has ever played sports at one time or another had a pair of Nikes that they just felt they could shred the competition with.  But as new companies have arisen, Nike has had some fierce competition in every division of the company from football to soccer to basketball.  NBA star Kevin Durant was offered roughly $275M by Under Armour to wear their shoes and Durant seriously considered it.  Durant eventually decided to stay with Nike but with one of the top athletes almost leaving for a competitor, is Nike still the top dog when it comes to apparel? Continue reading Is Nike Still The Best In Apparel?