All posts tagged: nba

Cause Why Not: NBA Logos as Retro Cartoons

With the NBA All-Star Game this past weekend, we thought it would be cool to feature some awesome NBA logo/Retro Cartoon mashups by VanilaBCN Studio. You might ask what do NBA logos and cartoons such as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Transformers, G.I. Joe, Care Bears, Flintstones, He-Man and Ghostbusters have to do with one another? And to that I say, Enjoy the pictures! Advertisements

Wheaties Box Athletes

What is the ultimate goal of an athlete? To play professionally? To win a championship? To win an Olympic medal? To beat the domestic abuse/blood doping accusation? The answer is yes to everyone of those questions because athletes are greedy. However, while setting out to accomplish all of those goals they may end up on the cover of a Wheaties box and they will also pretend like that is the highlight of their career even though we know it isn’t. With that said, there was a time when being on a Wheaties box was a huge deal (at least to the kids who ate the cereal and wanted nothing more than to be that athlete on the box). I don’t think being on a Wheaties box carries the gravitas it once did back in the day, my breakfast is now a steady diet of left over pizza and diet Rockstar energy drinks (gotta keep the calories down somewhere). Frankly, I don’t really care, this is The Nostalgia Blog and we are all about talking about …

Cause Why Not: 8-Bit Sports Art

You know what never gets old? 8-Bit Art! Well, I guess technically it gets old which is why we find it so nostalgic…but it’s the 8-Bit that makes it nostalgic, the art itself is actually very new….Look, I’ve backed myself into a corner here, so how bout we just all enjoy these photos? Cool? Cool. Wayne Gretzky in all his NHL jerseys NHL Teams Classic NHL Jerseys Former NHL Teams (Atlanta, California (Oakland), Cleveland, Colorado, Hartford, Kansas City, Minnesota, Quebec and Winnipeg) NHL Winter Classic and Heritage Classic Match-ups NFL Teams WWF Superstars The Hart Foundation