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Nike CB34 Foamposite Max | Preview

The nineties saw both Nike‘s rise to dominance and the final days of Charles Barkley’s tenure as one of the top dogs on the court. The sneakers on his feet during much of his reign were, of course, from his signature line, the CB34, but for 2013, …

Nike Basketball 1992-2012 Air Max2 CB (1994)

We’ve profiled the Air Flight Huarache, Air Force 180 Low and Air Raid as part of Nike‘s “20 Designs that Changed the Game” retrospective, spanning the brand’s most iconic basketball sneakers from 1992 to 2012. This latest installment shines the spotlight on Charles Barkley’s first signature shoe, …

Nike Basketball 1992-2012 – Air Force 180 Low (1992)

When the Nike Air Force 180 Low hit the hardwood in 1992, it was not only a turning point for basketball, it was also a milestone in world of sneaker design. Therefore its only fitting that Nike begins its celebration of the 20 footwear designs that changed …

Nike’s Summer 2012 of Innovation Event | London

With all eyes directed toward London in anticipation of the upcoming Olympic Games, Nike held its Summer of Innovation Event in the heart of the city, showcasing a series of cutting-edge performance products for the track, basketball court, the pitch and beyond. Nike enlisted the help of …

Nike Air Force 180 – “Olympic Dream Team”

Worn by Charles Barkley — aka the Round Mound of Rebound — during the Dream Team’s celebrated Gold Medal Run in the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, the Nike Air Force 180 is set to return 20 years later. The mid-top shoes were built for Sir Charles’ …

RE-Fresh: Nike Air Force 180 (1992)

Produced by: Dan Hwang Written by: Jesse Carr After detailed investigations of the highly technical Air Foamposite 1 (1997) and the Air Flightposite 2 (2000) in our last two Re-Fresh segments, it’s time to go back to the start of the 90s, the period many still herald …