Category Archives: Geared Up

Dillion Brooks Has Had a Breakout Summer

North Pole Hoop’s 2015 number one ranked high school Canadian prospect Dillion Brooks wasn’t just handed that title, he went out and earned it. The Mississauga native’s has had a busy summer has he has participated in the FIBA Americas, AAU basketball for CIA Bounce, the LeBron James

Nick Wiggins 2014 Draft Workout

Nick Wiggins, brother of projected first overall pick Andrew Wiggins, recently worked out in Los Angeles with BDA Sports. Nick was a vital part of Wichita State’s basketball season as the Shockers were a perfect 34-0 earning a number one seed in the NCAA tournament. Nick

House Of Hoops Has Finally Arrived In Canada

TORONTO,ON–History was made in the retail industry early Friday morning. Sneaker heads prayers have been finally answered as the first ever House of Hoops by Footlocker opened in Canada. This location will be Canada’s main source for sneakers and its appropriately located in the heart

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GEARED UP: Adidas Crazy 8’s Make A Comeback

FOLLOW ELIAS SBIET ON TWITTER @ESBIET & NPH @NORTHPOLEHOOPS Some may have noticed that the Crazy 8’s by Adidas have recently been sported by many elite teams in the NCAA, such as Kansas, UCLA, Notre Dame and Louisville. But before these student-athletes had a chance to hit the hardwood with

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Nike Zoom Kobe: Stepped Up With the 6’s

Follow Elias Sbiet on Twitter @Esbiet Nike once again spoils the basketball world with another low-cut ultra fit shoe. This is the third low-cut shoe from the Kobe line of basketball products that has continued to gain popularity amongst many feet on the hardwood. At