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Adidas Puts 6 Cameras Inside Its World Cup Ball and Sends It on a Global Journey Follow the bouncing brazucam

Adidas would like to introduce you to the official 2014 World Cup stalker ball. The brand, with help from TBWA, has put six cameras inside a very special version of its…

April 7, 2014, 10:13 AM EDT

Nick Kroll Steals the Stanley Cup in Comedy Short for NBC's NHL Coverage Brooklyn Brothers switches sports

Nick Kroll really wants to play in the NHL—so badly, he'll steal the Stanley Cup and hold it hostage. At least, that's the premise of this long-form ad for NBC Sports'…

April 3, 2014, 4:36 PM EDT

Andrew McCutchen Loves His Lox in SportsCenter Ad for Opening Day Pirate lives up to his team's nickname

Are you ready for some baseball? ESPN has Major League Baseball's Opening Day covered today with a new "This Is SportsCenter" spot starring the reigning National League MVP, Andrew McCutchen of…

March 31, 2014, 2:33 PM EDT

Wieden + Kennedy Finds Its First Ads Ever, Made for Nike, on Dusty Old Tapes Client's first national broadcast work had been lost for decades

Nike running: So easy, a caveman can do it? Wieden + Kennedy made quite the discovery earlier this month. The agency says it's "pretty damn pumped" to have finally found the…

March 25, 2014, 11:25 AM EDT

The Year's Oddest Celebrity Endorsement? Shin-Soo Choo Pitches Korean Meat Bulgogi NYT ad baffles many

What a load of bulgogi. The grilled, marinated meat from Korea is suddenly on the media's plate after this strange ad was placed in The New York Times last week. Texas…

March 17, 2014, 1:01 PM EDT

Kobe Bryant Handcrafts Pianos and Sneakers in Ad That Makes Lionel Richie Cry Nike and Foot Locker's latest

Kobe Bryant doesn't just play pianos. He makes them. Or so it would appear from the opening scenes of this new ad from Wieden + Kennedy pitching "The Kobe Piano," from…

March 12, 2014, 11:57 AM EDT

Robinson Cano's Aura Speaks for Him in First Spot for the Seattle Mariners Ex-Yankee eases into storied ad tradition

The Seattle Mariners considered Robinson Cano to be a heavenly catch this off-season, and there's a divine aura about him in the team's first ad with its $240 million second…

March 12, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT

Tennis Gets Quirky in USTA's New Ads From the Director of Napoleon Dynamite Jared Hess helms 'Tennis Makes You' campaign

Ever wonder what tennis can do for you? Well, for starters, it can make you smarter, stronger, happier, more attractive and pretty much invincible. The United States Tennis Association doesn't skimp…

March 6, 2014, 4:38 PM EST

There Is Frying in Baseball, as Phillies Triple-A Team Unveils New Bacon Logo IronPigs ready for sizzling season

Bacon is everywhere. (No, not Kevin Bacon.) And it seems everyone loves it—even pigs! It's so great, it once helped a man negotiate his way across the nation dealing exclusively…

February 26, 2014, 9:07 AM EST

Meet the Superhuman Moms in P&G's Stirring Ad for the 2014 Paralympics Raising 'the world's toughest kids'

Procter & Gamble's "Tough Love" ad, which celebrates the pride and determination of athletes and their moms ahead of next month's Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, manages to play…

February 24, 2014, 11:14 AM EST

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