PhunkeeDuck Becoming Popular New Product Among Professional Athletes

Before Game 4 of the 2015 NBA Finals, Cleveland Cavaliers veteran J.R. Smith was seen riding in on an odd contraption that looked like a cross between a Segway and a skateboard. Many laughed at the contraption, but the videos and pictures of Smith went viral. Despite the initial laughs, things couldn’t have gone better for PhunkeeDuck. The PhunkeeDuck company …

MTV News- Here’s The New Gadget Your Favorite Celebrities Are Obsessed With

Everyone loves a new gadget, and when you’re a celebrity, you have just a little bit more pocket change to throw at the coolest electronic items when they hit the market. And I’m not talking about expensive watches that help you check-in for flights, I’m talking about the future of transportation, because walking is getting old. The PhunkeeDuck looks like …

Manteca Bulletin- Warriors get mad, get even with Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) — Weaving his way toward Golden State’s locker room, where the Warriors were packing for home, Stephen Curry had to handle one last double-team. Two Cavaliers fans wanted a photo with him. “Gotta be quick,” Curry said, pausing and smiling for the group selfie. Curry was happy to please, and happier the NBA Finals were tied again. With …

Without LeBron, Cav’s one-man show grinds to a halt

CLEVELAND — After carrying the Cleveland Cavaliers through the first three games and three quarters of the NBA Finals, all LeBron James hoped for was his teammates to carry him for two or three minutes, as he rested to start the fourth quarter in Game 4 on Thursday. James wasn’t having a memorable game — far from 40-plus points he averaged …

Yahoo Sports- Weight of Carrying Cavs Taking its Toll on LeBron James

CLEVELAND – The King had been hit across the arm, causing him to stumble and fumble into a row of courtside cameramen, where head eventually met metal. Now there was a hushed crowd and cops pushing folks and a white towel collectingLeBron James’ red blood. It wasn’t a dirty play by any stretch of the imagination. It was a purposeful …

CBS Sports- MUST SEE Cav’s JR Smith Arrives for Game 4 on a PhunkeeDuck

Right before Game 4 of the NBA Finals, J.R. Smith posed for this Instagram picture.   Cool picture but Smith wasn’t really going to use that thing, right? Apparently, he actually would! The Cleveland Cavaliers guard rode into Quicken Loans Arena on a PhunkeeDuck – a Segway like “vehicle” except there are no handles. That’s one way to keep your …

Larry Brown Sports- JR Smith Rode a PhunkeeDuck into Arena for Game 4

J.R. Smith is enjoying the Cavaliers’ run through this year’s playoffs, both on and off the court. After Game 4 of Cleveland’s series against the Hawks, Smith took a selfie while at the podium with LeBron James and Tristan Thompson. Prior to Game 4 of the NBA Finals, got everyone’s attention when he rode into Quicken Loans Arena on a …

ESPN- Will JR reward LeBron’s Rescue Move?

It was well past the time a school teacher should be going to sleep on a Sunday night. But Randy Holmes was determined to stay up for the end of Game 2 of the NBA Finals to see if the Cleveland Cavaliers could hold on for the win. The Cavs built an 11-point lead late in the fourth quarter on …

Denver Post- JR Smith arrives to NBA Finals on a Hands-Free Segway

J.R. Smith knows how to make an entrance. The former Nuggets and now Cleveland Cavaliers guard showed up to Quicken Loans Arena for Game 4 of the NBA Finals riding aPhunkeeDuck, which is basically a remote-controlled, hands-free Segway (Note: The website was working sporadically this morning). It wasn’t the most graceful entrance, as AP reporter Tom Withers pointed out.   …