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Tiger Woods Re-Ups with Nike

Tiger Woods Re-Ups with Nike

Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images(GULLANE, Scotland) — With his present contract set to expire this year, Tiger Woods has signed a new endorsement deal with Nike, continuing their relationship.
“We are thrilled to continue our partnership with Tiger,” said…

Strong Corporate Earnings Push Stocks Higher to End Week

Strong Corporate Earnings Push Stocks Higher to End Week

Hemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Strong corporate earnings pushed stocks higher to end the week, with the Dow up 91 points at 14,512 and the Nasdaq up 22 points at 3,245. The S&P gained 11 points for the day to 1,557.Robust earnings from Nike and Tif…

Oscar Pistorius Loses Ad Deals with Nike, Oakley

Oscar Pistorius Loses Ad Deals with Nike, Oakley

Liza van Deventer/Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images(PRETORIA, South Africa) — Corporate sponsors of Olympic “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius have begun to distance themselves from the sprinter, who is accused of murdering his model-girlfriend, Reeva Stee…

Rory McIlroy Signs Deal with Nike

Rory McIlroy Signs Deal with Nike

Matthew Lewis/Getty Images(ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates) — Rory McIlroy will be showcasing the Swoosh on his golf clubs this week at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, after the Northern Irishman signed a five-year deal with Nike on Monday.
The …

Companies Cut Ties with Lance Armstrong After Livestrong Resignation

Companies Cut Ties with Lance Armstrong After Livestrong Resignation

Morne de Klerk/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Corporate sponsors are bailing on Lance Armstrong in droves after a report by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency showing evidence and testimony that Armstrong was involved in doping.On Wednesday, Armstrong announced he…

Lance Armstrong Steps Down as Livestrong Chairman

Lance Armstrong Steps Down as Livestrong Chairman

Morne de Klerk/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Amid mounting evidence that he allegedly used performance-enhancing drugs, Lance Armstrong announced on Wednesday that he was stepping down as the chairman of Livestrong, his cancer-fighting foundation.In a stat…

Some NFL Players Think New Jerseys Make Them Look Fat

Some NFL Players Think New Jerseys Make Them Look Fat

National Football League(NEW YORK) — This is the first season the NFL is using jerseys made by Nike as opposed to Reebok. While some players have had glowing reviews of Nike’s jerseys, some players don’t like them one bit.The new jerseys have new fabr…

NFL Heavyweights Hate New Slim-Fit Uniforms

NFL Heavyweights Hate New Slim-Fit Uniforms

Byron Bell of the Carolina Panthers. Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The NFL’s heaviest players have weighed in on Nike’s new slim-fitting uniforms and the reviews are anything but flattering, according to The Wall Street Journal…

Nike to Release Its Most Expensive Sneaker Ever

Nike to Release Its Most Expensive Sneaker Ever

David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Facing shrinking profit margins and rising costs, Nike is pumping up the prices of its clothes and sneakers, the Wall Street Journal reports.  And it will be most notable this fall, when th…

Nike T-Shirt Stirs Controversy

Nike T-Shirt Stirs Controversy

David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Nike is in hot water over a new Olympics t-shirt they’ve released, especially since it’s only being offered for women.The plain black shirt boldly states “Gold Digger” ac…

12-Year-Old, 200-Pound Star of Nike Olympic Commercials Finds Inspiration

12-Year-Old, 200-Pound Star of Nike Olympic Commercials Finds Inspiration

Nike(LONDON, Ohio) — The star of Nike’s latest Olympics ads has created his own Olympic-sized challenge.Nathan Sorrell of London, Ohio, the 12-year-old, 200-pound star of the “Find Your Greatness” ad recently launched by the sports company, said he ha…

Nike Pulls Joe Paterno’s Name From Child Care Center

Nike Pulls Joe Paterno’s Name From Child Care Center

David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images(WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ore.) — The head of sportswear giant Nike has pulled the name of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno off the child care center at its corporate headquarters.In response to the re…

Nike Launches Sneaker Twitter RSVP System

Nike Launches Sneaker Twitter RSVP System

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Nike is launching a Twitter reservation system for their highly anticipated sneaker product launches, which have attracted police in riot gear as often as customers hungry for Air Jordans.Nike’…

Converse Lures ‘Rebel Consumer’ with Musicians

Converse Lures ‘Rebel Consumer’ with Musicians

Converse(NEW YORK) — Converse sneakers are the shoes that have set the beat for several generations over. Rock stars from Elvis Presley and the Rolling Stones to Nirvana and Justin Bieber have all rocked out in Chuck Taylors. Made of canvas and rubber…

Nike Unveils Light, Sleek New NFL Uniforms

Nike Unveils Light, Sleek New NFL Uniforms

Nike(NEW YORK) — It wasn’t your average fashion show. The NFL unveiled new uniforms, made by Nike, for each team in pro football Tuesday. The uniforms were shown at a gridiron-themed presentation attended by NFL Commissioner Rodger Goodell and N…

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