NBA announces Players of the Week

Monday the NBA announced the Players of the Week for the first week of the season. Jayson Tatum was named Eastern Conference P.O.T.W., while Damian Lillard took honors for the Western Conference. Damian Lillard, Portland Trail Blazers, Western Conference Damian Lillard led the Portland Trail Blazers to a surprising 3-0 opening week. In victories over the Kings, Suns and Lakers, Lillard put 34.0 ppg, 5.3 rebounds and 4.3 assists on .471/.364/.929 splits. Jason Tatum and the Celtics had a 3-0 and the budding superstar was a driving force behind that.…

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Jayson Tatum spotted in Air Jordan XXXVII Low?

The unveiling of the Air Jordan XXXVII received, at best, a lukewarm reception. Aesthetically speaking, it was largely seen as a regression from its predecessor, the Air Jordan XXXVI. With Luka and Zion spending the 2022-23 season in their own signature footwear, at least for the majority of the season, it will fall upon the shoulders of Jayson Tatum to put the XXXVII in a more favorable light. That mission may have already commenced as the Celtics’ burgeoning superstar was sighted in a shoe that has been speculated to the…

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Jayson Tatum signature sneaker coming in 2023

For the past couple of seasons Jayson Tatum has been the banner-carrier for the flagship Air Jordan game shoe, most notably, the Air Jordan XXXIV, XXXV and this past season, the XXXVI. With Tatum on the path to superstardom ,Jordan Brand has decided to give him his own shoe, called the Jordan Tatum 1. At this early juncture there are no images of the Tatum 1 but initial reports are there will be three inspired launch colourways – “St. Louis”, ”Zoo” and ”Pink Lemonade”. The sneaker will includes allusions to…

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Jayson Tatum shows off Kobe-inspired Air Jordan XXXVI PE

Boston Celtics star forward is not done treating us to views of hs PE’s; after recently showing off a pair of XIV Lows on his social medial, Tatum has chased that with a quick view of a Kobe-inspired ( which makes sense, considering Tatum worked out with Kobe and was influenced by the late, great legend) Air Jordan XXXVI. From what we see in the video, and now in still images, this exclusive Air Jordan XXXVI, sports a black mesh upper, accented with purple and gold, that also features snake…

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Jayson Tatum shows Air Jordan XIV Low PE

Boston Celtics star decided to share with us one of the many spoils of his hard work, in this case a pair of Air Jordan XIV Low PEs. They sport a black upper that is suede on the lateral side and quilted leather on the medial side, overlaid with grey-bordered black patent leather on the toe. Red shows up on the Jumpman on the aforementioned toe, as well as the ”JORDAN” on the front of the tongue and ”DEUCE”, Tatum’s son on the tongue rear. On the lateral side the…

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Tatum gets $195 million maximum extension

From Adam Wells of B/R: After emerging as one of the best players in the NBA last season, Jayson Tatum has reportedly been rewarded with a contract extension from the Boston Celtics.  Per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Tatum’s deal will be worth $195 million over five years. Wojnarowski provided more details: Tatum established himself as a go-to superstar for the Celtics in 2019-20. The Duke alum set career highs in scoring (23.4 points per game), rebounds (7.0 per game), assists (3.0 per game) and shot 40.3 percent from three-point range.  The Celtics originally owned the No. 1 pick in the…

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Jayson Tatum out tonight versus Pistons

According to A. Sherrod Blakely of NBC Sports Boston, Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum will not be in action for their game Wednesday night against the Detroit Pistons with tendinitis in his right knee. Blakely adds that Tatum is going to travel with the team with the intention of playing against the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday. In 38 games this season Tatum is averaging 21.3 points, 6.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists.

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Celtics did not make Tatum available in Davis trade talks

According to the New York Times’ Marc Stein, the Boston Celtics “refused” to make Jayson Tatum in trade talks with the New Orleans Pelicans. Earlier today it was initially reported by ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that Anthony Davis was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, three first round picks, including the number 4 pick in this year’s NBA draft.

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Jayson Tatum gets his own Nike Air Max 97

Nike has produced a special-edition Air Max for Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum. This ‘97 is outfitted in the red, black and white colors of Tatum’s Chaminade College Preparatory School in Creve Coeur, Missouri. Specifically, it sports a red and black upper with a print that features aspects of Tatum’s personal life. On the the tongues are featured “Tatum” on one and “The Deuce”, his nickname, on the other. A silver midsole that contains the full-length Air Max unit and a white and red outsole completes this sneaker’s aesthetic. At…

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