The VC Shox III 3 2003 NBA All Star Game Edition shoe, in eye-grabbing electric blue with striking red and white accents are very rare and, if found on eBay, can cost considerably more than their original retail price of $89.99.
Wrigley reportedly stopped airing their ads featuring the 19-year old and the NBA stated that they would no longer use Brown for appearances at special events, stating that Brown no longer "projects the image" the NBA endorses.
Top games on the list this year are expected to include DC Universe Online, NBA 2K11, Gran Turismo 5, Rock Band 3 and any games that support the new Kinect and MOVE controllers for XBOX 360 and Playstation 3.
With a long tradition of ultra realistic gameplay, and a library that includes NBA Live, NHL, and more, it seems that the video game developer has locked down exclusive video game rights to Tiger Woods.
There can be no doubt that the NBA produces some of the most revered, talented and sought-after personalities of our athletic industry, and this rise in popularity is reflected in our popular culture.