As part of their new NIKEiD Player Exclusive Program, Nike Basketball has unveiled four new player exclusive iDs for Chris Paul, J.R. Smith and Ty Lawson. Along with the rest of the program roster — Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Paul George, James Harden, Jarrett Jack, LeBron James, Deron Williams and Nick Young — these players will work with the design team to create sneakers that’ll embrace specific moments of the NBA season.
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Kobe Bryant‘s signature sneaker line with Nike Basketball has always pushed the limits of what was possible. At one point, it was creating a low-top sneaker that could withstand the wear and tear of an entire basketball season. Then recently, it was creating a shoe that took all of its inspiration from Bryant’s love of soccer. Read More »
Need some new kicks for summer? Tomorrow, you can scoop up these Nike Kobe 8 System “Stadium Grey” joints. These have been sometimes referred to as the “Venice Beaches” because of the colorful graffiti that is littered all over the upper. The shoe also sports yellow laces, a grey tongue and some orange-colored inner lining. Read More »
Easter Sunday is always a good time for sweet tooths. Candy, chocolate, eggs filled with jelly beans — it’s one of my favorite holidays (and it’s even better this year with the season three premiere of Game of Thrones). Nike Basketball is getting in on the fun as well. They’re releasing an Easter egg-inspired collection featuring the Kobe 8 System, the KD V and the new LeBron X Low. Read More »
The city of Houston is known for being connected to space exploration. There’s the mission control center, as well as the Comets, Rockets and Astros. It’s part of the culture here, just as the Raygun character speaks to Nike‘s heritage. The two converged and met this weekend for NBA All-Star Weekend, and the people at Nike Basketball were kind enough to bring me along for the ride. Read More »
NBA All-Star Weekend will be here quicker than you think, and today, Nike Basketball unveiled their All-Star collection for the LeBron X, Kobe 8 System and KD V. Paying homage to the mission control center in Texas, widely know by its radio call sign “Houston,” these sneakers all have an extraterrestrial look. Read More »
“Be Bold. Be True.” That’s the mantra of Nike‘s special “Black History Month” Collection, which features unique colorways for seven shoes, two t-shirts, a Destroyer jacket, Nike Elite socks and 5-panel hat. Debuting on January 26, the collection is fueled by soccer superstar Didier Drogba, Serena Williams and Kevin Durant. Read More »