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Nike Basketball Unveils First Signature Sneakers for Kyrie Irving

In its 42-year history, Nike only bestowed just over 30 professional athletes (19 of them basketball players) out of the thousands they sponsored, with their very own signature editions. If you worked out the statistics behind the numbers, that is less than 1% out of all the … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 – Summer 2014 Collection | Release Info

Officially announced earlier today, the new Nike KD 7 features several design changes as well as a continuing evolution in Kevin Durant’s style of play on the basketball court. In addition to tomorrow’s launch of the Nike KD 7 “USA” at select Nike Basketball retailers, four others … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 – Officially Unveiled

Together with Nike Basketball designer Leo Chang dand broadcast legend Ahmad Rashad, Kevin Durant unveiled his new signature shoe, the Nike KD 7, moments ago at a special event in Newseum of Washington D.C. Refined to fit Durant’s ever evolving style of play on the basketball court, … READ MORE

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Watch The Nike KD 7 Unveiling Live at Noon Today

30 minutes from now, NBA MVP Kevin Durant will unveil his seventh signature footwear, the Nike KD 7, live. Together with Nike Basketball designer Leo Chang and the event’s host, sports broadcast legend Ahmad Rashad, the announcement is a culmination of Durant’s basketball career thus far, from … READ MORE

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Nike Basketball To Unveil The New KD 7 Kevin Durant Signature Footwear During Live Broadcast

In an unexpected move, Nike Basketball is set to debut the KD7, Kevin Durant’s new signature footwear, via a live online broadcast next Wednesday, June 25th. With broadcast legend Ahmad Rashad as the event’s host, Durant will be joining Nike designer Leo Chang to unveil the many … READ MORE

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Nike Zoom HyperRev – Officially Unveiled

Not letting up its pace of new product introductions even as 2013 winds down, Nike Basketball introduces a brand model today, the Nike Zoom HyperRev. Created with a player’s natural motions, specifically his foot, in mind, the Zoom HyperRev consists of full-length Nike Zoom cushioning encapsulated in … READ MORE

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Nike Inside Access – Nike Basketball’s Design Minds

As the new NBA season tips off this month, basketball is bigger than ever. For the past four decades Nike Basketball has been in lockstep with the growth of the game, with a group of dedicated product engineers — overseeing everything from footwear, apparel, accessories and equipment … READ MORE

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Nike KD VI “Bamboo” – Officially Unveiled with Kevin Durant and Leo Chang

It was certainly an eventful weekend in Shanghai, China’s very own “Eternal City.” Not only was Kevin Durant in town to help kick off the new Nike Summer Nights initiative with tennis pro Li Na, the OKC Thunder Forward was there for the opening phase of his … READ MORE

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Kevin Durant Celebrates the Launch of Nike KD VI In His Hometown

A lot of footwear launches put the focus on the athlete in the place they are now, full of glitz and glamour and plenty of media-staged events to match. For the release of his latest signature shoe, the Nike KD VI, Kevin Durant instead goes back to … READ MORE

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Nike KD V Premium – “Aunt Pearl” | Release Info

Referred by the “Premium” designation, the upcoming Nike KD V Premium “Aunt Pearl” will feature the new price of $135 USD, an increase from the original price tag of $115. While Nike Basketball designer Leo Chang also upped the ante on both materials and design side to … READ MORE

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Nike KD V – Away Edition | Detailed Look

Taking everything into consideration, Leo Chang, Footwear Design Director for Nike Basketball, deftly incorporated Kevin Durant‘s personal stories and the available technical advancements into Durant’s latest signature edition. The result was the KD V. Rooted in the numeral “5,” as in the number of players a team … READ MORE