TAG: Nike Sportswear
Anyone else have fond memories of the Nike Air Hyperflight‘s original release? I remember rocking a pair of gray and black ones in summer leagues before my freshman season of basketball and loving them. And when Jason Williams started rocking the purple joints with the Kings? Oh man, that was it. Read More »
To celebrate the convergence of NBA All-Star Weekend in Houston, Texas, Nike Sportswear is releasing an “Area 72″ collection, featuring the Nike Blazer Mid, Nike Vandal, Nike Lunar Force 1, Nike Barkley Posite Max and Nike Air Force Max 2013. As we showed you yesterday with All-Star sneakers for Kobe, LeBron and KD, this collection has extraterrestrial design inspiration. Read More »
We recently showed you the Nike LeBron X “Canary Diamond” and while that colorway is hot, this one just looks amazing. To honor LeBron James and his cork-popping, post-championship champagne bath, Nike Sportswear is releasing the special edition LeBron X “Cork” Edition this December in limited quantities. Read More »
Nike has come with two prior “Year Of The Dragon” versions of the Air Force 1, and they continue the line with their third launch of the Chinese-inspired collection for this fall.
Available on September 28, this fall edition features a dragon-scale pattern on the white leather of the upper that also wraps around the midsole. The specially-inspired look is achieved with a pearl finish to the pink-and-blue ribbon around the Swoosh, rim of the tongue, the counter, and the bar bearing XXX (representing the 30th anniversary of the sneaker). Then on the top of the tongue, there’s a dragon-in-cloud design and the Chinese character of “Long” (dragon) on the counter. It will also be available with silk lining. Read More »
In an effort to show love to one of the most memorable sneakers of all time, Nike spent much of the summer paying tribute to the Nike Air Force 1. In this limited edition sneaker, the designers attempted to mold the future with the past by dropping a lateral side with freshly minted new gold coloring. The past jumps out with vintage gold patina on the medial side. Read More »
The rich get richer. Luol Deng may not technically need his own personalized Nike jacket, but that won’t stop anyone from giving him one.
As part of Nike’s “Greatness” campaign, which celebrates commitment, dedication and achievement at the highest level, Deng was one of the British athletes honored with a personalized version of the Nike Sportswear M65 jacket. Read More »
For a sneaker that needs no more hype, come June 9 when it releases at select global retailers in limited qualities, the Nike Air Yeezy II will surely have sneakerheads going crazy. Nike Sportswear officially unveiled images of the new sneaker today, and included sketches of the Black edition that will also be releasing with the Platinum. Blending classic Nike court breakthroughs with new performance and aesthetic demands needed to bridge the gap with the new consumer, the sneaker will almost undoubtedly be a home run for any collector. Read More »