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Sports Store Going Out Of Business After Deciding To Boycott Colin...

AFRICANGLOBE - A sports store in Colorado is going out of business after its owner decided to boycott Nike products to protest the company's advertising partnership with former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

This NBA Hall-Of-Famer Could Have Owned $12 Billion Worth Of Nike…...

AFRICANGLOBE - At the peak of his NBA career, Spencer Haywood earned around $350,000 per season which is the same as around $1.5 million today. In the early 1970s Nike, then an upstart company, approached Haywood with an offer. The company wanted him to be a spokesperson for its shoes. Haywood was very interested. Nike presented Spencer with two options for compensation.

Meet Maverick Carter The Man Who Negotiated Lebron James’ Billion Dollar...

AFRICANGLOBE - Everyone knows Lebron James the athelete -- Cleveland Cavaliers all-time scorer, winner of four NBA MVP Awards, two NBA Finals MVP Awards and two Olympic gold medals. But he is also a successful businessman, and one of his biggest endorsements is with Nike. There is almost always someone behind every successful person, and for Lebron James, that someone is his childhood friend-turned-business partner Maverick Carter!