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converse all star chuck taylor street boot,Nike is adding an attractive paisley pattern to another one of its most iconic silhouettes in the Air Force 1 Low. Last week brought you a first look at the matching Air Max 90 iteration, with both selections boasting the aforementioned patterns on its midfoot. While black makes up most of the upper, red acts as the accent, highlighting the Nike Swoosh as well as the heel and tongue tabs. Another detail coming over from the 90 is the red and yellow insole that furthers the design that is customarily found on a man¡¯s dress tie and other higher end garments. Nike¡¯s ¡°Paisley¡± Pack is currently available at retailers overseas, so a stateside release will be taking place soon.! When the offseason began, there seemed to be a zero-percent chance the Phils ended up with a free-agent ace. The odds are still long, but the more time that goes by, the more likely the starting pitching market gets to a place in which they feel comfortable enough to pounce.?One of the most famed colorways in Jordan Brand¡¯s history is¡±Bred¡±. It¡¯s a simplistic combination of black and red that goes together perfectly, paying tribute to MJ¡¯s Bulls. In the past it has dressed up numerous silhouettes including the Air Jordan 9, which until now remained exclusively in Jordan¡¯s PE catalog. Now, for the first time that model is making its way to the public primarily draped in black with subtle touches of red on its Jumpman branding. Another Jordan 9 releasing as part of the Spring collection is the LA All-Star offering that sports a black and white color scheme with a map of Los Angeles emblazoned on its insole. LA¡¯s Jordan 9 is slated to drop on February 3rd, while the ¡°Bred¡± currently has no release date. In the meantime enjoy an official set of images below and keep it locked for updates.. adidas Originals has some hefty plans for the 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend. Centered around the releases of the BAPE x Dame 4, the Futurecraft 4D, and other exclusive sneakers, the Three Stripes has an entire weekend planned filled with live music and celebrity appearances. Spanning February 16th and 17th, adidas endorsers 2Chainz and Snoop Dogg will captain two basketball teams filled to the brim wit celebs and members of adidas¡¯ basketball roster the likes of Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid. Expect some Association veterans to be preset as well, as Kareem and Chauncey Billups are listed on the bill. If you¡¯re interested in going, head over to adidas.com to sign up for everything the event has to offer at 747 Warehouse St. in Los Angeles... But it matters only so much what blame levied by LeBron is fair. He can become a free agent next summer, and in many ways, his perception matters more than reality. If he were upset with the Cavs defying his request not to trade Irving, why would he be any less upset with the team now that he¡¯s seen how it¡¯s playing out?.The Cavaliers look like they¡¯ve lost the Irving trade so far. Isaiah Thomas has been hurt and looks plenty rusty. Jae Crowder is having the worst year of his career. The Nets, whose first-round pick Cleveland acquired from the Celtics, are overachieving.Cavs brass, from owner Dan Gilbert to general manager Koby Altman, sure doesn¡¯t. If Irving is portrayed as a less valuable asset, the return he fetched won¡¯t look quite as underwhelming. The Cavaliers say they were backed fully into a corner with an injured player, and if everyone buys it, maybe they can swing the narrative about Thomas being the only damaged goods in the trade. Perhaps, Irving is on the verge of breaking down ¨C though he¡¯s playing pretty darn well in Boston. It¡¯s a tough sell.. Oh, and watch the video from Evanston Athletics¡¯ Twitter account again. Watch the Main South player who missed the free throw ¡ He knows it¡¯s good from the moment it leaves Peters¡¯ hand! He doesn¡¯t even turn around to watch the ball fly through the air.Future Hall of Famer Jaromir Jagr was pegged to be a possession-driving, experienced piece who would be thrust into a youthful and supremely skilled Flames lineup. The crafty veteran was supposed to march Calgary towards the playoffs while ending his illustrious NHL career with one final postseason run before flying off into the sunset on his fire-breathing minotaur with his ¡®2018 Stanley Cup Champions¡¯ hat entrenched upon his flowing, reinvigorated salt-and-pepper mullet.But unfortunately, that¡¯s not how this story ends. The 45-year-old was placed on waivers Sunday and is reportedly considering a return to Europe if this is the end of his NHL journey..adidas¡¯ futuristic Twinstrike ADV silhouette is getting dressed up in a colorful style with red, blue, and green, adorning the unconventional model¡¯s upper. Lightweight Climacool nylon mesh gives the sneaker a breathable effect that adds to its increased comfort, while its unique lacing system with flexible eyelets allows for a signature lockdown fit. Finally, its unique podded midsole adds an energized cushioning system that keeps its wearer supported and comfortable throughout an entire day. In the past the Twinstrike has released as part of a pack alongside the adiStar Comp, but this time around it has a standalone drop. Head over to you local adidas retailer or log onto select accounts like Oneness to pick up a pair today for 0 USD.The Trefoil Brand is preparing to introduce another brand new Boost-equipped silhouette to its collection by way of the adidas Arkyn. While sharing distinct similarities to the NMD line, this new-look design also boasts a unique upper that sets it apart from the rest. Its truly unique lacing system is its most notable feature as there are only three eyelets on each side with one touching down all the way to its midsole. An oversized tongue label tops the model off adorned in premium leather while also showing the brand¡¯s roots, with most of its writing being in German.. . What basketball fans and sneaker enthusiasts really loved about the PG 1 was the leathers and suedes ¨C the ¡°90s¡± style of materials. Will we see more of that in the PG 2?.Despite the Lakers' stretch of success, however, that includes three straight victories, coach Luke Walton has attempted to drive home the importance of a fundamental facet that has eluded the team recently.. And Browns General Manager John Dorsey wasn¡¯t ready to narrow the field too much this week when asked at the Senior Bowl about the possibility of using the top pick on one.. It doesn't matter what kind of game you have individually if you lose," Matthews said. "We've got to do better. This is obviously a very talented team. They shoot the ball, shoot the 3 well and they got hot early..The 28-year-old was listed as DNP (Did Not Participate) in Patriots practice on Wednesday (the Patriots didn¡¯t practice anyway yesterday, according to the Boston Herald). Gronkowski will have to pass the NFL¡¯s return-to-play protocols for concussion and receive the all-clear from an independent neurologist before he can be permitted to play in Super Bowl 52 against the Philadelphia Eagles on February 4 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.. 2017 showed us that Nike was not afraid to let loose with its icons. The Air Jordan 1 and Air Force 1, inarguably the two most significant sneakers in the history of the brand, were the center of some radical reinterpretations by the likes of Virgil Abloh, Travi$ Scott, and several more creatives in the fashion/pop-culture space. In continuing this exploration of ¡°1s¡±, Nike¡¯s footwear director Andy Caine, who worked closely with Virgil on ¡°The Ten¡±, looked within its walls and tasked fourteen women across the brand¡¯s footwear design team with a challenge that very few in history get to attempt on a scale much larger than what¡¯s been done in the past.Caine tapped Georgina James to lead the group, which includes Marie Crow, Magnhild Disington, Jacqueline Schoeffel and Chiyo Takahashi from color and material, along with footwear designers Shamees Aden, Reba Brammer, Melusine Dieudonne, Jin Hong, Angela Martin, Kara Nykreim, Marie Odinot, Louisa Page and Jesi Small. Perhaps the wildest aspect of this assignment was that this dream team had to knock out ten designs¡in two weeks.. Last night, in San Antonio, Lebron James scored his 30,000th point becoming the youngest NBA player to do so. Over the course of the last few months there have been quite a few rumors circling about Lebron James¡¯ wanting to join the Houston Rockets. Bleacher Report, a trusted sports source, wrote THIS article talking about the possibility of it happening but the rumors seemed to only circle among Houston Rocket fans. This morning, I received a text from my cousin who lives in Cleveland that the Lebron James trade rumors had begun to surface IN CLEVELAND, too. Now, my cousin is not on the inside and was merely texting me what he¡¯d heard around town amongst his friends and colleagues. He misspelled.MELBOURNE (Reuters) - South Korea's Chung Hyeon is a frightening prospect who can intimidate opponents but will not be able to trouble Roger Federer in their Australian Open semi-final, according to former champion Mats Wilander.The bespectacled 21-year-old, conqueror of six-times Australian Open winner Novak Djokovic, is already being compared to his Serbian victim with opponents finding it nigh on impossible to get the ball past his defenses.Y-3 recently held its latest fashion show as part of 2018¡ä Paris Fashion Week, in which it debuted an unexpected collaboration with James Harden. Two versions of the Y-3 Boost You Wear design were worn, with one sporting all-black and the other dressed in white and black with Yohji Yamamoto¡¯s signature stitched on the toebox. High quality suede is combined with leather and neoprene, coming together for this undeniably unique look that is sure to turn heads. Currently there is no release information available for this Boost-equipped Y-3 James Harden sneaker, but keep it locked to Sneaker News for updates as they surface..There are not many fanbases in sports who share as much mutual respect with an opposing player as the Knicks do with Michael Jordan. While number 23 had a propensity for lighting it up in the Garden, the matchups were always a spectacle, and everyone in attendance knew they were watching something special. Over the years the connection MJ has with the Knicks has taken form on multiple Jordan Brand shoes the likes of the Jordan 5 Low and the Air Jordan 1 both in Knicks-centric colorways. Now, the Jumpman is gearing up to honor the Knickerbockers once again with another Air Jordan 5 dressed up in an alternate blue and orange color scheme that sports cream as its base. While the image you see pictured above is no more than a photoshopped rendering, you can expect this iteration to bare a very close resemblance.. adidas Soccer has been making its foray intro streetwear lifestyle designs lately, centered around its Boost-equipped silhouettes the likes of the Nemeziz and the Ace 17+. Now joining the BOOST ranks is the Copa 18+ TR Premium, a new lifestyle design with clear soccer influence. Its Primeknit collar wraps the wearers foot to provide adaptive support and ultralight comfort while combining with premium nubuck and a compression inner sock. Its full-length BOOST midsole offers energy and return with every step, while also adding an aesthetically pleasing look that will increase its popularity dramatically. Both stylings will be available at adidas.com tomorrow, January 19th for 0 USD.. Free agency is still over a month away, but the Green Bay Packers have an undeniable need for speed at receiver, and several intriguing options figure to be available when the market opens in March. Also, it¡¯s possible new general manager Brian Gutekunst will be more aggressive in filling holes on his roster than his predecessor, Ted Thompson, who all but avoided free agency. Here are five intriguing, middle-of-the-pack receivers Gutekunst and the Packers could consider in free agency: The former second-round pick doesn¡¯t have a season in the NFL with over 800 receiving yards or more than three touchdowns, but he¡¯s still only 26, and his production has been limited in large part due to inefficient.Free agent outfielder Lorenzo Cain is reportedly narrowing down contract offers, according to FanRag¡¯s Jon Heyman, and has ¡°several¡± four-year deals to consider. As Heyman notes, this doesn¡¯t mean Cain is close to making a decision ¡ª he¡¯s just closer than he was. What¡¯s also unclear is how much any of these offers are worth: Yu Darvish and J.D. Martinez, two other top free agents, are also known to be sitting on multiple offers, but they haven¡¯t signed yet, and from what has been reported it¡¯s due to the money offered. And, as MLB Trade Rumors points out, it¡¯s no longer obvious just who has given Cain a contract offer in the first place. The Giants have made other moves, the Blue Jays¡¯ outfield.There are definitely many ballparks more pitcher-friendly than Citizens Bank Park, but will one of those NL teams with a spacious park have enough money and enough interest in Darvish or Arrieta? The Brewers, for example, have been connected to Darvish but Miller Park is homer-friendly with a great batter's eye..Nike¡¯s REACT was first introduced with the Hyperdunk 2017 and Super.Fly 2017 basketball shoes. Now, it¡¯s ready to expand its horizons as new footwear bearing the advanced cushioning system will debut on February 22nd, with the brand providing quite a literal representation of just how REACT feels on feet. To summarize, REACT feels like foam on top of a pillow on top of some springs, although all of those ingredients will be condensed into one unit. Tune in to our social channels tomorrow for a first look at REACT and check out this early preview of the REACT running shoe.. Two of the most iconic Jordan Brand color schemes are set to merge on one of the most popular Jordan silhouettes of all time. Images have emerged of a new Air Jordan 1 colorway that seems to blend the classic ¡°Bred¡± color scheme and the ¡°Black Toe¡± motif that has become so popular on the Jordan 1. The new combination colorway features a blend of red, white and black leather on the upper, with the black leather being prominently featured around the toe box. There is no word on an upcoming release date yet, but be sure that this will be a highly sought after prize when it does release. Stay tuned to Sneaker News for more details as they emerge.."We've got to shore some things up getting ready to play against Portland, which is a team that's similar (to Houston)," Mavs guard Wesley Matthews said. "They've got guys that can create their own shot and shoot the 3-ball as well. Portland beat us making 18 3s. Houston made 21, so obviously we've got to take the 3-ball out of the game..The Air Jordan ¡°Pure Money¡± collection saw some of the most popular silhouettes of the Jordan Brand dressed up completely in white with hits of silver for added flare and ¡°Pure $¡± scripted in hidden spots around each design. The Jumpman is bringing the Triple White aesthetic back to the Air Jordan 3, sans silver or any special Pure Money monicker. Another element interestingly missing from the upcoming selection is the elephant print pattern that makes the Jordan 3 one of the most recognizable sneakers in the world. While the lack of elephant print is surprising, it is certainly not the first time it has been missing, as the nearly blacked out Cyber Monday 3 was designed the same way. Interested parties of this white-out Jordan Brand offering will have the chance to pick up a pair when it hits shelves on its seasonally appropriate July 21st release date.. Following last year¡¯s Air Jordan 13 Oregon PE, it appears that the Swoosh brand has hooked the Ducks up again with another exclusive of that same silhouette. Most significantly, the signature Jordan 13 hologram has been replaced with an Oregon logo to mach the giant ¡°O¡± embroidered on this offering¡¯s tongue while being dressed up in grey suede with white leather detailing. Dubbed the ¡°Mathew Knight¡± PE, this new look pays homage to nike founder Phil Knight¡¯s son. Oregon¡¯s basketball arena is also named after Mathew Knight, furthering the well-documented relationship between brand and school. Grab a look at the PE here and enjoy it, because this is likely the closest you will ever get to a pair.. Last night, in San Antonio, Lebron James scored his 30,000th point becoming the youngest NBA player to do so. Over the course of the last few months there have been quite a few rumors circling about Lebron James¡¯ wanting to join the Houston Rockets. Bleacher Report, a trusted sports source, wrote THIS article talking about the possibility of it happening but the rumors seemed to only circle among Houston Rocket fans. This morning, I received a text from my cousin who lives in Cleveland that the Lebron James trade rumors had begun to surface IN CLEVELAND, too. Now, my cousin is not on the inside and was merely texting me what he¡¯d heard around town amongst his friends and colleagues. He misspelled.MELBOURNE (Reuters) - South Korea's Chung Hyeon is a frightening prospect who can intimidate opponents but will not be able to trouble Roger Federer in their Australian Open semi-final, according to former champion Mats Wilander.The bespectacled 21-year-old, conqueror of six-times Australian Open winner Novak Djokovic, is already being compared to his Serbian victim with opponents finding it nigh on impossible to get the ball past his defenses..James Harden took to Instagram yesterday to offer a first-look preview of his upcoming Y-3 JH BOOST silhouette that just made its debut on the runway during Paris Fashion week. The perrenial scorer¡¯s adidas Harden Vol 2. is scheduled to make its long awaited debut in the middle of February, also coming equipped with a full-length BOOST midsole. From the first look that Harden provided on his page it is clear that aesthetics from both his signature line and the Y-3 collection are present on this model, as it sports signature tooling that fans of Yohji Yamamoto¡¯s designs have become accustomed to. Stay tuned to Sneaker News, as we will be updating this post with more photos as they become available.. Jerry Lorenzo¡¯s Fear Of God brand has been part of a vastly popular footwear collaboration with Vans that took both the sneaker and skateboarding industry by storm last year. Right before the new year, Lorenzo took to Instagram to confirm an upcoming collaboration with Nike, which is sure to send interested parties into a full-on frenzy. Recently, some details regarding that partnership have surfaced with both style and color codes, revealing what is to be expected from the high-end pairing.. The jersey is a constant reminder of how far Amendola, 32, has come. He leads the Patriots with 18 catches for 196 yards and two touchdowns in two postseason games.. jordan 12 lacesHere¡¯s a surprise ¨C Nike is bringing back the Air Max Deluxe this year for the first time ever. Originally debuting in 1999, the Air Max Deluxe utilized the full-length Air unit from the 97 model, but with a completely redesigned upper that featured a sock-like neoprene upper, a molded heel, and a classic tongue construction. The Deluxe model never really got the recognition, but this flashy model made use of some wild colorways thanks to printed graphics on the aforementioned neoprene. The dotted lines that track around the shoe added to the sporty look of the shoe, while the TPU overlay added some structure to the model. A release date hasn¡¯t been confirmed, but it looks like your Air Max Deluxe dreams are coming true.. Shortly after the first look of Nike¡¯s ¡°Reimagined¡± collection, the Swoosh has provided official release information for all five of the remixed Air Force 1 stylings. Just like the Air Jordan 1 offerings, the selections are named Jester, Rebel, Lover, Explorer, Sage which emulate five ideals that are present in today¡¯s progressive female fashion landscape. Grab a detailed look at all of the images below including some special details affiliated with each pair and try your luck during the Nike SNKRS drop on January 7th.Off the heels of the incredible unveiling of the ¡°Reimagined¡± collection, Nike has offered official release date information for this quintet of Air Jordan 1 releases. Created by a select group of women of Nike¡¯s footwear design team, these five re-interpretations (Jester, Rebel, Lover, Explorer, Sage) represent specific personas relatable to today¡¯s fashion-forward woman. See the detailed official images of all five women¡¯s releases as well as specific pricing information, and stay tuned for the Nike SNKRS releases on February 7th.. "Regardless, we have to go out there and play for one another and compete. That's the main thing. We just didn't bring it (Wednesday night) and we can't have nights like those anymore.".Minnesotans, coping not only with defeat but also the prospect of hosting those fans for the Super Bowl, are particularly peeved. They¡¯re alleging hat thievery, urine-related incidents and ¡°random acts of violence.¡± They¡¯re not going to let the storyline die. And in that regard, their quarterback is helping them out.. For Darvish or Arrieta, the appeal would be a high one-year salary and the ability to retest free agency in a year, when their value is likely higher. Darvish had an ugly World Series with the Dodgers, while Arrieta had a 3.53 ERA after posting a 2.42 ERA the previous three seasons.. As long as everyone abides by the rules as laid down,¡± McMahon said, an obvious reference to everyone standing for the anthem.If the XFL overlooks Manziel¡¯s past, let¡¯s be honest: Manziel would be a great get for the new football league. He¡¯s a former first-round pick and his fame grew to a point where he was one of the buzziest names in the entire NFL, though his play on the field rarely rose to that level. His fame came from some notoriety, but it¡¯s not like that hasn¡¯t been in the McMahon¡¯s WWE playbook.nike air max sequent 2 women,As of now, the only details available are regarding an apparel line that will include garments from tear away pants to parkas and everything in between. There are also ongoing rumors of a Nike Presto being included in this collection as well, but nothing can be confirmed at this time. Check out the rest of the style codes below and the the pieces they are affiliated with. Expect releases during the fall and winter and stay tuned to Sneaker News for new information as it becomes available and to find out if a Presto is set to be involved.One of the strangest Air Jordan 3 samples in history is the infamous ¡°clear sole¡± version of the White/Cement colorway. This unreleased sample dates back to the early 2000s and obviously has never released to the public, but according to zsneakerheadz a slightly modified version is set to release during the 2018 All-Star Weekend. Perhaps as a tribute to the 30th Anniversary of Michael Jordan¡¯s iconic Dunk Contest, this Air Jordan 3 will likely have the same ¡°White/Cement¡± color-blocking, but is said to feature a graphic print on the upper. We¡¯re a month away from the mid-February classic, so stay tuned for updates as we near one of the biggest weekends in sneakers of the year.! Sean McDowell, the designer of the Air Max Plus from 1998, was inspired by a breathtaking ocean sunset ¨C one that faded from a light sky blue to a darker tone at dusk. Since then, the Air Max Plus has become recognizable for its tone-to-tone gradient, making for some of the most attractive colors in the history of the brand. For the upcoming Air Vapormax Plus, Nike is keeping the color gradient look with the debut releases coming on January 25th. This edition expands on the original colorway of the Air Max Plus, bringing in the dark red shades of the sunset onto the upper. Expect these next week for 0.?As of now, the only details available are regarding an apparel line that will include garments from tear away pants to parkas and everything in between. There are also ongoing rumors of a Nike Presto being included in this collection as well, but nothing can be confirmed at this time. Check out the rest of the style codes below and the the pieces they are affiliated with. Expect releases during the fall and winter and stay tuned to Sneaker News for new information as it becomes available and to find out if a Presto is set to be involved.One of the strangest Air Jordan 3 samples in history is the infamous ¡°clear sole¡± version of the White/Cement colorway. This unreleased sample dates back to the early 2000s and obviously has never released to the public, but according to zsneakerheadz a slightly modified version is set to release during the 2018 All-Star Weekend. Perhaps as a tribute to the 30th Anniversary of Michael Jordan¡¯s iconic Dunk Contest, this Air Jordan 3 will likely have the same ¡°White/Cement¡± color-blocking, but is said to feature a graphic print on the upper. We¡¯re a month away from the mid-February classic, so stay tuned for updates as we near one of the biggest weekends in sneakers of the year.. Chicago is expected again to be without starting point guard Kris Dunn, who continues to deal with a concussion. Jerian Grant will start in Dunn's place as the Bulls hope to shake off a loss and show some energy that coach Fred Hoiberg said was lacking in the Bulls' last outing..Minnesotans, coping not only with defeat but also the prospect of hosting those fans for the Super Bowl, are particularly peeved. They¡¯re alleging hat thievery, urine-related incidents and ¡°random acts of violence.¡± They¡¯re not going to let the storyline die. And in that regard, their quarterback is helping them out..After a stumbling start to his first season in wine and gold, Crowder has picked things up a bit of late, averaging 10.5 points per game on 58.5 percent shooting over his last six games. The Cavs as a whole, though, have been absolutely atrocious with Crowder and Love flanking LeBron James up front alongside the backcourt of J.R. Smith and Isaiah Thomas.That fivesome has been outscored by a staggering 22.8 points per 100 possessions since Thomas¡¯ return to action after spending seven months rehabilitating a torn hip labrum, the worst mark in the NBA among units to play at least 100 shared minutes. Cleveland¡¯s gone 2-5 in the games they¡¯ve started, pairing a season-long inability to sustain effort or produce stops with a newfound offensive punchlessness that has somehow rendered a team featuring LeBron James unable to consistently generate points..LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are in complete and total disarray, and the star forward reportedly is very unhappy with the return the team got in the trade for Kyrie Irving. The star guard demanded a trade this past offseason in order to get out of James¡¯ shadow, and Cleveland ended up trading him to the Boston Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, Ante Zizic, Jae Crowder and the Brooklyn Nets¡¯ 2018 first-round draft pick. And as the Cavs continue their downward spiral, James reportedly is ¡°pissed off¡± the Cavs didn¡¯t pull the trigger on a trade that would have netted them a lot more than Thomas, according to ESPN¡¯s Brian Windhorst. ¡°What¡¯s really pissing LeBron off is that he felt like the Cavs.Nick Foles is one win away from being a Super Bowl champion. If that doesn't sum up 2017 or any other wildly unpredictable NFL season, then what does? The Philadelphia Eagles seemed almost destined for a long-awaited title run when their second-year phenom, the one and only Carson Wentz, took the team to nine straight wins and an 11-2 record before injuring his knee, and yet here we are, Bill Belichick and Tom Brady around the corner, and Foles commanding the NFC's last remaining hope to unseat the New England Patriots. Now if Foles has any chance of besting Belichick and Brady on the season's biggest stage, under the season's brightest lights, he'll probably have some help from an Eagles staff.At the end of the 2017 NFL season, it was wildly apparent that Michael Crabtree was unhappy with the Oakland Raiders coaching staff. So much so, that Crabtree even pulled himself out of the team's final game. Obviously, the backlash was pretty severe, and even in the week or so leading up to the final game or two, reports came out that the Raiders were going to part ways with Crabtree during the upcoming offseason. Part of this may have played a role in Crabtree's frustrations, and spoke with quarterback Derek Carr about the entire situation surrounding the team's talented wide receiver. As cited, Carr had an interesting response to question about Crabtree. Carr's statement at the bottom about.Keith Law ESPN Senior Writer Close Senior baseball analyst for Insider Was special asst. to Blue Jays GM Wrote for Baseball Prospectus Follow on Twitter The Marlins did a good trade! They got three legitimate prospects back for Christian Yelich, and the fourth isn't nothing, which makes this the best trade they've made in this cash-grab offseason. Lewis Brinson, the No. 32 prospect in baseball for 2018, is a plus-plus defender in center with great bat speed and big raw power, with staying healthy his main problem so far in pro ball. He should be able to step in immediately to play center in Miami, which would also allow the Marlins to send Magneuris Sierra to the minors to continue developing.Isn¡¯t this perfect? The XFL, which will start in 2020 as announced by WWE CEO Vince McMahon on Thursday, will need recognizable players. Manziel needs a job and the former Heisman Trophy winner is certainly recognizable.There¡¯s one possible stumbling block. McMahon made it clear players with criminal records wouldn¡¯t be allowed in his league (and, of course, political statements such as kneeling during the anthem won¡¯t be allowed either), a shot across the bow of the NFL. Manziel was charged with assault for an incident with his ex-girlfriend in 2016, but those charges were dropped in November of 2017 after he attended anger management classes, attended a domestic violence victim impact panel and went into a drug and alcohol rehabilitation program. Manziel was also arrested after a fight in 2012, when he was at Texas A&M, and he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge..The Air Jordan ¡°Pure Money¡± collection saw some of the most popular silhouettes of the Jordan Brand dressed up completely in white with hits of silver for added flare and ¡°Pure $¡± scripted in hidden spots around each design. The Jumpman is bringing the Triple White aesthetic back to the Air Jordan 3, sans silver or any special Pure Money monicker. Another element interestingly missing from the upcoming selection is the elephant print pattern that makes the Jordan 3 one of the most recognizable sneakers in the world. While the lack of elephant print is surprising, it is certainly not the first time it has been missing, as the nearly blacked out Cyber Monday 3 was designed the same way. Interested parties of this white-out Jordan Brand offering will have the chance to pick up a pair when it hits shelves on its seasonally appropriate July 21st release date..How Lewis arrived to the Patriots has been touched on in this space in the past, but Belichick went into some detail on that process again Wednesday, singling out Lombardi, a former assistant to the Patriots coaching staff and one-time Browns general manager. "Dion, very productive at Pitt," Belichick said, "we all saw that, went to Cleveland, got off to a fast start, got injured, missed most of the [year]. Then, again, it was Mike Lombardi. Mike was here. Mike was with him and saw him, and same thing I just talked about Danny with Josh . . . Mike saw that with Cleveland.