Author Archives for Sam Osborne

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A Beginner’s Guide to Basketball Slang

Ever realized that no matter where you play pick up basketball you'll end up hearing the same things over and over? Basketball slang is like a second language and I've put together a guide of key phrases you'll need to know if you want to thrive on the courts.

The Last Dance: A Look At Each Shoe Jordan Won a Title In

The Last Dance has captivated millions with glimpses of Chicago's dominance in the '90s. Eastbay dove a little deeper into each shoe MJ wore during each title.

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The Most Underrated 2K20 Players

There's no better feeling than giving someone buckets in 2K with a player they don't expect. Check out Eastbay's guide to some of the most underrated 2K players.

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Best Basketball Shoes

Your guide to the top basketball shoes available, so you can take the court this season prepared to show out.

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The Return: Introducing the KD13

The KD series returns this April with the 13th signature shoe. With upgraded cushioning and revamped traction it's making a push to be the best one yet.

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The Best adidas Originals Gear for Football Players

Football players have their own unique style off the field, so Eastbay put together a list of the Top 4 adidas Originals gear for football players.

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Top Nike Basketball Apparel

As spring and summer approach, Eastbay has put together a list of Nike apparel that's perfect to hit the court in while maintaining your style off it.

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The Perfect Air Max For You

It's the Month of Max! With a ton of different styles and colorways Eastbay created a quiz to help you pick the perfect one.

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An Oral History of One of the Greatest 2v2 Games Ever Played

In honor of President's Day we tell the story of a forgotten day in American History. An oral history of an iconic 2v2 game between some of this nation's great leaders.

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How to Find The Best Baseball Bat

It can be tough to find the perfect bat. There are a ton of options and it can be tough to know what's right for you. That's why Eastbay has created a guide to finding the best bat for you.

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The History of Jordan

Take a stroll down memory lane with Eastbay's history of the Air Jordan line. We chronicle the stories behind the first 15 Air Jordan's ever made.