EXCLUSIVE: Rocawear, Artful Dodger & More Debut Spring 2011 Collections

Iconix—the company who houses brands like Rocawear, Artful Dodger, Candie’s and Zoo York, previewed their spring 2011 collections yesterday. The highlight in menswear is undoubtedly Artful Dodger, whose vibrant designs are inspired by the film Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. With an artistic 70s rock n’ roll feel, playful colors, prints and fabrics, the… Read more »



The Hoodies & Sweaters You Need Right Now

Last week we hit you with a jacket guide. This week we’re making sure you’re not still rocking that ripped fleece from back in the day. Here are some of the best in hoodies and sweaters, including selections from LRG, AKOO, and Nike Sportswear. As the fall weather turns from pleasant to frigid, you’ll want… Read more »



Don’t Drink the Purple Kool-Aid

It’s pandemonium in Minnesota with Randy Moss, Brett Favre, Adrian Peterson, Percy Harvin, the Noresman and the Minnesota Mulattos in the Twin Cities right now. The Vikings are Super Bowl bound baby! They are the greatest team of the decade.  Yeah right, not so fast. Don’t drink the purple Kool-aid. Do you see how much Favre… Read more »



Michael Vick: Relapse or Recovery

Michael Vick. Has he recovered or will he relapse? Sure he’s the guy you want to watch, but is he the guy you want leading your team? I wrote an article last week in the Washington Post last week ( urging people chill on Mike Vick. I grew up watching Vick. He is “our”  quarterback…. Read more »



Shane Mosley: It’s Not Over

Earlier this month, Sugar Shane Mosley celebrated his 39th birthday. At an age when most fighters are slowly adjusting to life after boxing, Mosley is looking to climb the ladder again after a high-profile loss to Floyd Mayweather back in May. Standing in front of him is a bigger, slick boxer in Sergio Mora, who… Read more »



Sergio Mora: Does the Latin Snake Have the Venom to Finish Shane Mosley’s Career?

When breaking broke down this fight, Shane Mosley trainer Naazim Richardson called Sergio Mora one of the most underrated fighters in boxing.  Ever since appearing on the popular TV show The Contender, the fighter dubbed “The Latin Snake” has struggled to shed his reality series image and show fans that he indeed has the skills… Read more »



Victor Ortiz: Comeback Kid

In a time of limited opportunities, boxers never have the luxury of taking a loss. It can take months or even years for a fighter to reestablish themselves following a bad setback. Take 23 year old Victor Ortiz, who was a highly touted Golden Boy prospect featured heavily on HBO in 2009. But after an… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Don King Expands Dynasty; Steve Marcano Speaks

What do babies and boxing have in common? Don King. The 79-year-old legend of boxing and notoriety is still making power moves these days, and he’s diversifying his business deals in record-breaking and unexpected ways. AllHipHop recently interviewed trailblazer and entrepreneur Steve Marcano, the brains behind many of Don King’s new ventures. We wanted to… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Dawson-Pascal Prediction, Cotto vs. Chavez, Jr. ? Pacquiao-Margarito Coming to Dallas Stadium? Arreola on Friday Night Fights

The WBC and RING light-heavyweight belts will be at stake tomorrow night when Jean Pascal (25-1, 16 KOs) faces Chad Dawson (29-0, 17 KOs) in Montreal, Canada. Aside from titles, the clash will determine who “the man” to beat is at 175 pounds. Chad Dawson became a world-recognized player overnight back on February 2, 2007… Read more »