Found November 07, 2011 on Washington Post:
As a Nike athlete, Nick Young wasn’t allowed to wear any other sneaker when he suited up for the Wizards. And on game nights and practices, Young always preferred to wear Kobe Bryant’s signature shoes, fancying the light feel and the design, which he usually personalized with strange color schemes and ordered from his personal computer. Read full article >>

Nick Young Boycotting Michael Jordan Gear Because of Labor Talks

Nick Young made a bold statement Saturday evening after NBA labor negotiations ended with little progress. The Wizards guard was so upset he tweeted that he would no longer wear Michael Jordan shoes. “I’m not wearing Jordans no more can’t believe what I just seen and heard from MJ,” he wrote. Young is upset because [...]

Take That, MJ! Wizards Player Nick Young Won’t Wear Jordans Anymore

In a tweet Sunday, Washington Wizards guard/forward Nick Young vowed to never lace up a pair of Nike Air Jordan shoes ever again after the Charlotte Bobcats owner took a hardline stance against the players during lockout negotiations. Ouch. How will Nike ever recover from this relatively meaningless dose of comeuppance? I suppose Young should [...]

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The Nick Young and JaVale McGee Show has become one of the stupidest but funniest things on YouTube. All I can really say is at least these guys are staying out of trouble and being somewhat productive during the NBA Lockout. They posted a video today teasing their next episode, “Challenges for Greatness”. The clip shows them attempting to do the impossible, eating a tablespoon...

What would have been: Sunday vs. Washington Wizards

(As NBA owners work to settle the lockout, only now are the actual losses of games becoming real. To that end, we will offer a look on each scheduled game day of what would have been in play for the Miami Heat had they actually been playing.) The schedule: The Heat were scheduled to play Sunday at 6 p.m. at AmericanAirlines Arena against the Washington Wizards. The expected hype...
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