Kobe and Lebron MVP Puppet Celebration

This is most likely the last of the Kobe and Lebron puppet ads for this season. If you haven't notice David Alan Grier voices Kobe Bryant and Kenan Thompson of SNL the puppet Lebron James.

Nike Denies Swagger jacking, You Can Customize your Keds...and more

1. NY Police Sgt Admits helping dealer [1010 Wins]
2. Customize your Keds for $60 [PhillyBurbs]
2. Isaac Daniel's GPS Shoe can track your friends on Social Networking sites [ChipChick]

3 Tongue Altitude Adidas Originals by Jeremy Scott

The 3-Tongue Altitude collaboration between Adidas Originals and Jeremy Scott is set for release sometime this August. The iconic Altitude model in show-stopping yellow and black has three tongues layered over the laces (though you can opt to play around and either lace some of the three in to mix it up).
via Freshness

Eco Friendly Nike, 5-0 Caught in Bk, Van Halen alledges swagger Jacking....and more

1. Nike quietly going green with eco-friendly shoes [Business Week]
2. Brooklyn cop accused of trading info for sneakers [BK Daily Eagle]
3. Van Halen sues Nike for swagger jacking this shoe [WWD]
4. 81 year-old Manhattanite wears watermelon sneakers 13 times a year [NYT]

The Riot That Hit the Holy Grail

Yesterday, we linked you to the LA Times story about the popular sneaker spot in LA that was looted as the celebration turned ugly after the Lakers' NBA Finals win. As you can see from the vid below "The Holy Grail" was wiped out clean from all of their art pieces including pairs worn by Lakers players.

via The Hundreds

Do The Right Thing Jordan 1’s

This Do the Right Thing pack is set to be released on July 4th in White/Varsity Red and White/Sea Green versions.

via Maestro

Beware of the Gucci Shoe, Holy Grail Looted, Ex-NBA player charged with Counterfeit....and more

1. What do sneakers on Utility Lines Mean?[Port Charlotte Sun]
2. Gucci Shoes Defend themselves in Queens [NYP Police Blotter]
3. Even the Holy Grail gets Looted in LA [LA Times]
4. Ex NBA Baller gets caught Bootlegging [Chi Sun Times]

Flashback Joint of the Day - My Adidas