EXCLUSIVE: Kobe Bryant on sneakers, legacy and the new KobeX

My latest article for Sports Illustrated had me taking an exclusive with Kobe Bryant and Nike’s Eric Avar to discuss sneakers as a snapshot of his career. The interview and video lets us explore how Kobe views each individual signature sneaker while looking at the technology that makes it work. Check out the full feature via SI here.

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The training mask Marshawn Lynch uses

The story behind the wild mask that Marshawn Lynch uses while warming up is told. I interviewed the mask’s creator and talked uses and Marshawn with him as part of this Sports Illustrated article that includes an interview with Lynch. Check out the story here.

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