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adidas DLillard 4 “Dame Time”

Inspired by his clutch scoring and percentage, adidas Hoops introduces the "Dame Time" colorway of the Dame 4 series. The triple black version of...

adidas Harden Vol. 1 Red Glare

Night after night, James Harden finds new ways of lighting up the scoreboard. He's recorded more 40-point triple-doubles this season than any other player...

Editorial: Chuck Modern Colors

Chicago - Home of some of the greatest sports teams, City of Wind and one of the most influential places when it comes to...

adidas Baseball Unveils the Next Generation of the adizero Afterburner

adidas Baseball today unveiled the evolution of the adizero Afterburner. Reengineered and redesigned for baseball’s fastest players, the 2017 adizero Afterburner takes the baseball...

Adidas Football “Sundays Best” Pack

adidas Football today introduced the special edition "Sunday's Best" cleat collection, featuring the 2017 adizero 5-Star 6.0. Inspired by high-end fashion and the polished look...

adidas Harden Vol.1 “Grayvy”

adidas today unveils Harden Vol. 1 Grayvy, the newest colorway of James Harden's signature shoe. Grayvy embraces Harden's positive mentality and smooth style that...

Adidas Unveils the Ultra Boost 3.0 Cleat

adidas today unveiled the "Silver Pack" featuring the limited edition UltraBOOST Cleat and limited edition UltraBOOST 3.0 with Silver BOOST. As adidas continues to...

Adidas Harden Vol 1. “13 Below Zero”

Inspired by James Harden’s ability to freeze defenders with his patented Eurostep and crossovers, adidas keeps it cool at 13 Below Zero with the...

Adidas Harden Vol 1 Xeno “Black Ops”

Adidas Harden Vol 1 Xeno "Black Ops"

adidas Harden Vol. 1 “Imma Be A Star”

The adidas Harden Vol 1. "Imma Be a Star" release date is set for November 23rd, 2016 for $160. adidas Harden Vol. 1 “Imma Be...

Adidas D Lillard 2 “Rip City”

Celebrating the Portland Trail Blazers and the entire Rip City fan base, Damian Lillard heads into the season with a Primeknit edition of D...

Adidas D Lillard 2 “Shot Clock”

adidas unveils a new colorway of the D Lillard 2 signature shoe for NBA All-Star Damian Lillard to wear during the start of the...

adidas D Lillard 2 “Shark”

An offensive force at the top of the NBA food chain, Damian Lillard continues to grind during offseason workouts as he prepares for his...

Street Notoriety: Adidas Crazy Explosive and Crazylight Boost 2016

Adidas and Boost technology have been making headlines ever since the introduction of the Ultra Boost a few years ago. Since then, Boost has...

Adidas Crazy Light 2016 “Ghost Pepper”

adidas and James Harden have cooked up Crazylight player editions in a variety of flavors since the Houston Rockets superstar joined the three stripes...

adidas D Lillard 2 Yellow Tape

Saturday, adidas and Damian Lillard drop a limited run of the D Lillard 2 Yellow Tape. A colorway inspired by Damian's fight to prove...

Adidas D Lillard 2 “Tennis Ball”

The latest adidas D Lillard 2 colorway is here. Creating a name as one of the most personal athletes in the league, Damian Lillard...

Chicago Vintage Heaven: Boneyard Chicago

Nostalgia is everything these days and there's nothing like walking into a shop that offers all things 90's. If you grew up during that...

Adidas Crazylight 2016 “Nations”

Debuted on-court earlier this summer by James Harden, adidas officially unveiled its latest Crazylight 2016 PE designed for the Houston guard and to be...

Le Coq Sportif x Yannick Noah

Representing Yannick Noah's 26 titles on the court as a player and captain, Le Coq Sportif has honored him with a limited release of...

Through The Lens: Chicago Fire and Red Stars

Modern Notoriety collaborated  Kickstothepitch to create another edition of our Through the Lens series, revolving around the Chicago Fire and the Red Stars soccer...

Air Jordan 10 “Chicago”

Jordan Brand rolls out a new version of the Air Jordan 10 Retro paying homage to the city that Michael Jordan built. The Air...

adidas Crazy Light 2.5 James Harden PE’s

With just a few months into their partnership, Adidas Basketball and James Harden wasted no time in debuting some of the exclusive PE's assigned...

Air Jordan 10 “Chicago” 2016

Inspired by the Chicago Flag, Jordan Brand will be releasing a brand new version of the Chicago Air Jordan 10 as part of the...

El Cappy and JBF Create Custom Nike Zoom Generation 1 for...

Stock X brought together two of the Midwest's best sneaker customizers to tell the story of two cities that have one person in common,...

Le Coq Sportif R1000 “Denim”

With denim often being attributed to the American jean giants, France's denim origins are frequently overlooked. With the full title of this shoe being dubbed...

Adidas Originals Stan Smith “Suede” Pack

When it comes to the iconic Adidas Originals Stan Smith, you can always expect a fire colorway regardless of the materials utilized. With this recent...

Reebok x Publish Brand

Reebok Classic partnered with leading premium streetwear label Publish Brand for the ‘Dark Desert Project’ duo; two unique Furylite and Furylite Chukka silhouettes that...

Nike Huarache Ultra is the Newest Version of the OG Huarache

With the Nike Huarache arguably being one of Tinker Hatfield's most innovative creations from the 90's, the silhouette has come back in full force...

Brandblack “Strange Battlefields” Collection

With signature athletes including Jamal Crawford, Josh Smith, and Desean Jackson, Brandblack is just getting started on their venture to compete in the lifestyle/performance wear...

Dare to Air: Nike Air Max 2016

Finishline and Modern Notoriety team up once again to bring you another Dare to Air series with the Nike Air Max 2016. Transitioning from...

8 Things You Can Do in LA

If you happen to take a quick trip to L.A and are limited with time, here's a list of things you can do in...

Asics Gel-Kayano Trainer EVO “Highlighter” Pack

Asics Gel-Kayano Trainer EVO "Highlighter" Asics Rolls out three new colorways of the Gel Kayano Trainer EVO in a trifecta set we call the "Highlighter"...

Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 “Pirate Black”

Following the unprecedented global anticipation of the YEEZY BOOST 350 released in a white colorway this past June, Kanye West and adidas Originals now...

MN Visits “The Rise of Sneaker Culture” Exhibit at the Brooklyn...

The Brooklyn Museum, located of course in Brooklyn, NY, is currently home to a much talked about exhibit that paints a picture for the...

PUMA XS-500 Woven On Feet

Puma's first foray into the woven game sees the XS-500 dished up in several tough colorways, and here we have some fresh snaps of...

BrandBlack J. Crossover II Collection

BrandBlack is making waves with their latest release of the J. Crossover II along with some amazing sport-inspired clothing. We were fortunate enough to get...

Ignite Your City: The Puma Ignite

The Puma Ignite has easily become my go-to runner/training shoe. When you have a co-sign athlete like Usain, you know the shoe is going...

Under Armour Speedform Gemini

Under Armour's latest Speedform Gemini silhouette gives you the urge to run as soon as your foot enters the perforated sock featuring ultrasonic seal...

New Balance “Urban Exploration” Pack

This past weekend we hit the streets of Chicago in the latest New Balance "Urban Exploration" pack featuring two of the hottest NB models,...

Air Jordan X “Double Nickel”

The Air Jordan 10 "Double Nickel" release date, is set for exactly 20 years after Michael Jordan returned to play against the New York...

Adidas Originals Superstar 80’s “Scarlet”

Reigning as one of the most iconic sneakers since the 80's, the adidas Superstar has made a return for 2015 and the latest colorway...

Adidas Springblade Ignite

The adidas Springblade has returned, along with a new outsole design improved to excel your overall performance. Featuring EVA forefoot cushioning and AdiPrene at...

K1X Winter Collection 2015

Now that the winter season has officially swept across Chicago, German based K1X has yet again geared us up for another few cold months....

Publish Brand x Modern Notoriety Fall / Winter

Location: Chinatown, Chicago Following our Publish Brand Highlight from last summer, comes another Modern Notoriety x Publish Brand look book showcasing several new pieces from...

Nike Air Max 2015 3M “Reflective”

Nike Running recently rolled out a Reflective Nike Air Max 2015 offering a different approach than most runners recently released. This 3M concept is...

adidas ADAN Trainer x Leatherman

Being named one of the most relevant brands in 2014, Adidas has been consistently releasing amazing product that doesn't go unnoticed. We recently received...

Dare To Air: Nike Air Max 2015

The Nike Air Max series has evolved into something more than just running or being active. For us, The Nike Air Max concept serves...

#MNHQ: Nike Flash Collection from Finish Line

As winter quickly approaches the Windy City, the sun sets much quicker giving people less time to accomplish their daily errands. However, when it comes...

#MNHQ: adidas Crazy Light Boost

The adidas Crazy Light Boost is another adidas innovative masterpiece, that was introduced in August via a video campaign that starred Diamian Lillard of...

MNHQ: Jordan CP3.VIII

Adding on to another edition of our MN Headquarters, is the Jordan CP3.VIII set to release on November 5th. With the beginning of the season...

#MNHQ: Air Jordan 13 XIII “Grey Toe”

The Air Jordan 13 Retro "Grey Toe" returns for the month of November as a re-issue from an original sample that dates back to...

#MNHQ: Brooks Chariot Winter Collection

Lets face it, winter is here. One of the best things about this time of year? Some amazing winter-proof shoes begin to surface and...

#MNHQ: adidas John Wall 1

Last week, adidas hoops unveiled the J Wall 1 signature basketball shoe – the first in a line of signature products designed for Washington...

#MNHQ: Timberland 6 Inch Classic Boot “Black Suede”

Everyone loves a classic Timberland boot and if it's in the right tone, You best believe it's going to sell out immediately. Incorporating premium...

#MNHQ: Nike Elastico Superfly

The Nike Superfly Elastico is Nike Football's latest indoor soccer shoe, and a follow up to this Summers Mercurial Superfly that released around the...

#MNHQ: New Balance 998 x J. Crew “Concrete Jungle”

Summer is over and that means you had to re-up on some new sneakers for the Fall during the warm season. One of the...

#MNHQ BrandBlack meets Chicago

After previewing BrandBlack's upcoming "Future Legends" collection, we had to get our hands on some gear to see how dope it was in person. If you take...

#MNHQ Big Sean x adidas Originals “Metro Attitude Hi”

Inspired by Big Sean’s love for Hawaii and the G.O.O.D. Music recording sessions in Oahu, these Metro Altitude Hi's are one of our favorites so...

#MNHQ: Pony USA x Atmos NYC Slamdunk

Arguably one of the best emerging brands from this competitive sneaker industry is Pony USA and with an assist from Atmos NYC, they've created one...

MNHQ: Nike iD Air Max 90 “Elephant Infrared”

The Nike Air Max 90 Infrared is by far one of the greatest colorways to ever grace the 90 line and next year, it'll...

Michael Jordan’s Original Nike Air Jordan 3 “Black Cement”

During our tour at the Nike Campus, We spotted an original pair of Air Jordan 3's under Nike Air at the Michael Jordan building....

MNHQ: Air Jordan XX9

Around the City: Air Jordan XX9 Location: Chicago, Lakeshore Time: 12:30 AM Vibes: Wavy Each year, the Air Jordan launch serves as a platform for the Jordan Brand...

Inside Look at World Basketball Festival: Part 2

World Basketball Festival has come to an end and if you haven't checked out Part 1 of our recap make sure you do so....

MNHQ: adidas Springblade Drive “Print Pack”

Adidas has been disrupting the sneaker industry more than any other footwear company and we are enjoying the show. While we continue to watch the...

Inside look at World Basketball Festival: Part 1

Day 1 of World Basketball Festival Kicked off this Week celebrating Chicago's Basketball culture in it's entirety. Here's part one of WBF giving you...

Nike Sportswear Pop-Up Shop for World Basketball Festival Chicago

Nike World Basketball Festival is just a few days away and what better way to celebrate the occasion, by opening up a Pop...

MNHQ: Greats Brand “Bab”

Brooklyn based Greats Brand is reinventing the way we see comfort, style and price on classically designed sneakers. One of many Greats Brand models...

MNHQ: Brooks Heritage “Chariot”

Bringing it back to 1982, the Brooks Chariot runner was one of the hottest performance shoes of its time back in the early 80's...

MNHQ: HXB Basketball Collection

As basketball season rapidly approaches, its only right that some wild b-ball shorts begin to pop up throughout the web. Thanks to our good...

MNHQ: Wish ATL x Adidas SL Loop “Independent Currency”

Influenced by the $2 bill, Wish ATL and adidas Originals put everything they had into this SL Loop and it is by far one...

MNHQ: Converse Weapon

Top notch quality on a classic silhouette is all we can ask for and Converse has delivered by blessing us with a pair of...

Finishline LTD Bucktown

Walking through Bucktown is always a positive experience, whether you're casually window shopping or taking notice of the vibrant street art and whimsical restaurants....

Around The City: Under Armour Spine Clutch

Perfect for training or walking the streets, the new Under Armour Spine Clutch will grab anyone's attention with a midsole as wild as these....

Product Highlight: Publish Legacy Jogger – Tan and Navy

One of the original creators of the Jogger concept Publish Brand, recently released their Legacy collection. The new series introduces several new colorways in...

Around the City: San Juan, PR

We took a trip to San Juan, PR to shoot Nike's newest Flyknit - the Nike Flyknit Free 4.0. The colorway, Bright Crimson, is...

MN Hangs Out with Taj Gibson & Joakim Noah

The Notoriety team was given the opportunity via Finishline to interview two of the current powerhouses for the Chicago Bulls, Joakim Noah and Taj...

adidas Boost 2M from Finishline

Time and time again Finishline has blessed us with amazing sneakers and this time around they have delivered us the adidas Boost 2M in...

Around The City: Nike Fingertrap Max

The good people over at Finishline have reached out to us here at MN and blessed us with some extremely nice sneakers. One of...

Around the City with MN Vol. 1: Downtown Chicago

Month: March Location: Downtown Chicago Day: Sunday Vibes: Trill

Around the City: K1X S/S 14′ Collection

Location: Downtown Chicago Gear: K1X The good people over at K1X recently released their savvy Spring/Summer 2014 Collection and we hit the City of Chicago to...

Around The City: Ewing Athletics 33 Hi “St. Patricks Day”

Location: Daily Center, Chicago With St. Patrick's Day being such a widely celebrated holiday, Ewing Athletics decided to put a spin on their signature 33...

Around The Office: Jordan Future “Glow”

anyone following this year’s festivities in New Orleans saw a sneaker game that was as high-scoring as the action on the court. The provocative...

Around The City: Converse Aero Jam

Larry Johnson led an eventful basketball career that began once he transferred to play for the Runnin’ Rebels of UNLV and was selected first...

Around the City: Nike Flyknit Lunar 2 “Atomic Orange”

The 2nd edition in the Nike Flyknit Lunar series made it's worldwide debut yesterday and to coincide with release, are these full screen photos...

K1X x Patrick Mohr MK4

Artist Patrick Mohr has teamed up with K1X once again and this time, they've whipped up three new colorways on the MK4 model. K1X...