TAG: Nike Basketball

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 3, 2014 / 9:30 pm

Nike Basketball Introduces Kyrie Irving As Signature Athlete, Unveils Kyrie 1

Kyrie Irving

LeBron James. Kobe Bryant. Kevin Durant. Those aren’t just the three biggest names in the game of basketball, but the players whose lines of footwear and apparel are among the most successful in sports. And whether or not he’s ready to join that esteemed trio on the floor, Kyrie Irving will be doing so off of it. In association with Facebook, Nike Basketball introduced the Cleveland Cavaliers’ star point guard as its latest signature athlete. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 30, 2014 / 11:55 am

Nike Introduces The LeBron 11 “Everglades”

Nike LeBron 11 "Everglades"

Taking inspiration from the Florida terrain that’s one of the state’s most distinct natural features, Nike has introduced us to another new LeBron 11 colorway: the “Everglades.” Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 22, 2014 / 10:30 am

Arkansas Introduces New Basketball Uniforms


As part of a new brand identity partnership with Nike, Arkansas has unveiled their updated basketball uniforms for next season. Thankfully, the primary Hog logo will not change, but the secondary logo and typography will receive some refined updates on an intimidating, forward-facing Razorback. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 18, 2014 / 3:15 pm

Official Look At The Nike KD VI Elite “EYBL”


Earlier today we got an official look at the EYBL version of the Nike KD VI Elite, and this shoe is sick. It’ll be worn by players involved in the youth league this summer.

Featuring the youth league’s logo on the tongue, and a barrage of red, orange, violet and springtime colors, there’s no word yet on an official release date. However, with summer just around the corner (I think?), expect more details to emerge soon. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 17, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Illinois Introduces New Nike Basketball Uniforms

Nike Illinois uniforms

The University of Illinois and Nike introduced a new brand and identity system for the school today, which will feature updated uniforms for all 19 of the school’s intercollegiate sports teams. Using consistent colors, logos, lettering and numerals, the new digs will debut with the football and basketball programs and gradually expand to other sports in future seasons. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 12, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Mache Celebrates UConn Women’s Title With Custom Nike Kobe 9 Elites

Nike Kobe 9 Elite

Geno Auriemma and the UConn women won yet another basketball championship this year and to celebrate, famed sneaker artist Mache presented them with some custom Nike Kobe 9 Elites. Made specifically for Auriemma, they are meant to honor the program’s ninth title and feature special words and phrases such as “Conquer and dominate”, his personal wine and restaurant, 9 championships and “Philly raised”. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 11, 2014 / 1:30 pm

15 Sneakers We Want To See On NIKEiD

Nike Kobe Prelude IV

NIKEiD has exploded from its initial clunky and slow infrastructure into a highly desirable, limited-run option for sneaker fans to deck out the latest Nike Basketball signature sneakers or the newest Air Max models, acting out their own fantasies like Tinker Hatfield. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 9, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Nike Introduces Elite Series Gold Collection For LeBron, Kobe & KD

Nike Elite Series "Gold" Collection

Not long after unveiling their new Elite Series “Hero Collection, Nike Basketball is back at it, revealing the Elite Series “Gold” Collection for basketball’s three biggest stars: LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Kevin Durant. Featuring the LeBron 11 Elite, Kobe 9 Elite and KD VI Elite, this collection sports gold hues, premium materials, advanced construction and athlete insights during the most important part of the NBA season. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 8, 2014 / 11:45 am

First Look: Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM

Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM

The latest in the defining HTM series from Nike, the Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM will push the boundaries and potential of Flyknit tech to create something innovative and performance-based. Starting April 8 with the first of four colorways, the Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM collection will release exclusively at Nike Stadium Milano and Excelsior in Milan. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 8, 2014 / 11:15 am

Nike’s Limited Edition UConn National Championship Collection

Nike--UConn National Champs

No one saw this coming. After a year off from the NCAA tournament, and an up-and-down roller coaster season that included an absolute thumping at the hands of Louisville, the UConn Huskies weren’t supposed to make a deep run in the tournament, let alone win the whole thing. Read More »