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Nike KD 7 Lifestyle “Longhorn State”

Nike is set to launch a KD 7 Lifestyle, dubbed “Longhorn State,” that would do Bevo proud. Inspired by Kevin Durant’s brief tenure at the University of Texas, the shoe has an upper dressed in pony hair, standing in for a steer’s spotted hide. Complementary hits of black finish … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite “What The”

Nike designer Eric Avar changed the game with the introduction of the Nike Kobe 9 Elite, a towering silhouette that utilized Flyknit technology in a performance basketball shoe for the first time. To commemorate the unprecedented launch, Nike Basketball’s design team has produced the Nike Kobe 9 … READ MORE

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Nike and LeBron James Honor 12 Hometown Heroes With Custom LeBron 12 iD Colorways

LeBron James has lately asserted himself as something of an elder statesman in NBA, and with his return to Ohio, he’s also comfortably installed himself as a global ambassador to his home state. Even his detractors will have to acknowledge James’ pride in the hard-working spirit of … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 KRM EXT “Challenge Red”

The Black Mamba meets the venomous red viper in the form of this latest Nike Kobe 9 EXT, featuring a Challenge Red upper dressed in a combination leather snakeskin paneling and a series of molded TPU triangles, meant to resemble the viper’s pointy scales. Tonal stitching and laces maintain … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low “Mamba Moment”

Kobe Bryant has just surpassed Michael Jordan’s record to become the NBA’s third all-time leading scorer. With five championships, 16 All-Star appearances and over 32,000 points, he further solidifies his status as a legend on the court. Nike celebrates this milestone with the release of the NikeID … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 GS – “Deep Garnet” | Release Reminder

Included in this Saturday’s massive Nike rollout is this GS pair of Kobe 9s. Sporting a deep garnet/burgundy colored upper atop a hyper crimson sole, these also have gold detailing on the both the Swoosh and Kobe’s signature on the midsole. Check out more images of these … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 EXT – “Black Suede/KD Is Not Nice” | Release Reminder

The latest Nike shoe to sport the black upper on a gum sole colorway, the KD VII EXT “Black Suede”, drops this weekend. Sporting black suede on the upper, these are not your everyday KD VII’s, intended to represent the “not-so-nice” persona of Durant. Check out a … READ MORE

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Nike Basketball 2014 Christmas Collection

Nike Basketball has unveiled the very festive 2014 Christmas Collection featuring the Kobe 9, KD 7 and LeBron 12, each decorated in cheery holiday colors. The trio of sneakers will be worn by each of the respective players during the highly anticipated Christmas Day games. The Kobe … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 – “Wild West”

Though Kevin Durant spent just one year at the University of Texas before heading to the pros, the unique character of the state capital left an indelible impression on the Maryland native. According to Durant himself, his time in Austin “helped build character.” The 10th and latest colorway … READ MORE

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Nike Celebrates Kobe Surpassing Michael Jordan With Special Release

It’s been a pretty rough season for the Lakers but let’s not let that take away from the greatness that is (was) Kobe Bryant. The Blank Mamba is just 77 points away from surpassing Michael Jordan’s career point total of 32,292 and unless some inexplicable force of … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 EXT – “KD Is Not Nice”

Kevin Durant is generally thought of as a quiet ‘nice’ guy, perhaps because of his smooth and seemingly effortless game on court. However, KD has his work cut out for him this year though, as he rejoins an OKC team that is currently sitting 6 games under .500 … READ MORE