The Lakers superstar’s new sport watch is a slam dunk
Kobe Bryant, aka the Black Mamba, is celebrated for many things, including five NBA championships, two Olympic gold medals and four All-Star MVPs. He is also famous for being fiercely loyal to the Lakers, having played his entire career in Los Angeles. Still, he has not always been known for ... More
Our favorite sports stars get candid off the playing field
Athletes like Serena Williams, Dennis Rodman and Paul Pierce reveal what really goes on when the ball isn’t in play. These stars and more share their greatest adventures, biggest regrets and style favorites. Time to get in the game!
Nick Young’s School of Swag The L.A. Laker is one ... More
Fun-filled activities to experience across the pond
1. Sit Center Court at the Wimbledon FinalsChurch Road, London, England
For most people who attend Wimbledon, the oldest tennis tournament in the world, the experience goes something like this: purchase ticket, take your seat, sip Pimm’s Cup, cheer discreetly, repeat. But the savviest attendees choose The Wimbledon Experience, a UK-based tour ... More
The L.A. Laker is one half of a pop-culture power couple—he’s engaged to rapper Iggy Azalea—and he’s also a certified connoisseur of cool
To fully understand NBA star Nick Young, one must first become familiar with the term “swag.” For the uninitiated, the word describes a certain je ne sais quoi, a person who exudes an overall air of confidence—occasionally bordering on cockiness—with a knack for style and effortless panache. It’s the kind of ... More
The U.S. Polo Assn. brings the fresh faces of real players to their newest campaign
When you hear the word polo, the things that pop to mind almost always include golf shirts and Veuve Clicquot, but there’s something else to add to that list: the U.S. Polo Assn., the official licensed brand for polo in the United States. Its main mission: to keep the sport alive and ... More
All eyes were on shortstop Derek Jeter last weekend as he made his last appearance in Yankee pinstripes. Amongst the season’s many tributes to Jeter, watchmaker Movado introduced the Captain Series of three limited edition timepieces commemorating the player’s career.
Which raises the question: Is it weird to wear a watch with your ... More
The NBA star is definitely not cavalier about his wristwatch choices
In the wake of LeBron James’ return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, we thought it would be a good time to revisit The NBA star’s signature wristwatch—The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph.
Globetrotting James was just in Hong Kong for the opening of Audemars Piguet’s first self-owned boutique in the ... More
Soccer fans the earth over have an eye on Brazil. Here, Marco Moreira—owner of Botequim, Manhattan’s new Brazilian eatery—explains how to enjoy a game in a most traditional manner
When Botequim opens in New York’s Hyatt Union Square, the 85-seat restaurant will offer a modern take on traditional Brazilian street food from chef Marco Moreira. And while they aren't officially taking reservations until September, Brazilian-born Moreira will be hosting a pop-up version of the restaurant during the ... More
Dennis’ closest confidants shed light on the enigmatic basketball star
In February 2013, Dennis Rodman traveled to North Korea as part of a documentary series produced by the media company Vice. Since then, he’s returned to the country five more times on a mission to spread diplomacy through basketball, despite being lambasted by the media. “He thought he was ... More