Ric Flair is ready to take on a new opponent, but this time in the world of sneakers. TMZ Sports recently caught up with the legendary superstar, who revealed that he recently signed a big deal with shoe company Adidas. Speaking to the paparazzi at LAX, Flair announced the move, saying that Adidas thought he was “The Man” and that he’s planning on making Nike the “second brand” now.
Flair didn’t go into too many details about the partnership, but did list a few of the basketball superstars he’s excited to work with, includRiing Damian Lillard and James Harden. “This is me and Damian Lillard. Harden, James Harden, who I love and should be the MVP. Nike’s gonna be [outta here]. We’re gonna fire a shot over Phil Knight’s bow.”