January 16, 2018

4 Great Basketball Stores in Chicago

When you are a basketball player or fan, it is always nice to visit some basketball stores when you are on a city trip. It’s not always easy to find these stores, so we selected four of the greatest basketball stores in Chicago for you to visit.
January 8, 2018

Sneaker History – His Airness’s Royal Kicks

The seventies were an amazing time for basketball footwear. So many different brands released new basketball shoes, creating more choices for NBA players than they had ever had.
December 12, 2017

Sneaker History – Clyde Style

The story about Clyde Style begins in the late 60’s when Puma wanted to gain a monopoly in basketball, just like adidas and Converse did.
December 11, 2017

Xmas gifts for her

The holidays are closing in, which means it’s time to start looking for the perfect gifts to give your loved ones. We at wearebasket are always willing to lend a hand.
December 9, 2017


The Holiday season is a great time to bring your look to the next level. There are plenty of occasions for which you have to dress up: dinner parties, cocktail parties, new years eve and so on.
December 8, 2017

Explain the Game: Three-point rule

Nowadays, you cannot watch a normal basketball game without the players shooting at least a couple of threes. Players such as Kyle Korver, JJ Redick, Mike Miller and Ray Allen have even based their entire career on the fact that...
December 6, 2017

Highest Sneaker endorsement deals in the NBA

The shoes on which pro-ballers play are the most important piece of gear they need and brands do everything in their power to make sure the best players are wearing their product.
December 3, 2017

Top 5 tools to help improve your basketball skills

Becoming a pro-baller is no joke. It takes heart, passion, determination and training your ass off. That last one especially. There are tons of ways to improve your basketball skills...
November 26, 2017

Editors’ pick – Holiday Sneakers I

The Holiday season is always a great time to upgrade your style. There are plenty of occasions for which you have to dress up: dinners, parties, cocktails perhaps even a church service.
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