Tag results for: Nike Basketball

Nike Basketball is a subdivision of Nike that makes basketball apparel and footwear. They have several star athletes signed under them, including LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kobe Bryant. They are known for creating great on and off-court gear.

Nike KD8

Following last month’s teaser, Nike has officially taken the wraps off the Nike KD8, the latest signature sneaker for Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant. Designer Leo Chang once again worked closely with Durant, and the result is a low-top that features two technical firsts in a Nike Basketball …

Nike LeBron 12 “USA”

A decidedly patriotic edition of the Nike LeBron 12 is set to hit stores ahead of the Fourth. Both the shoe’s Megafuse upper and Hyperposite wings are finished in red, with tonal stars and stripes appearing on the latter. The signature Swooshes on the sides and toes …

Nike Air Foamposite One “Gone Fishing”

In previewing this upcoming Air Foamposite One “Gone Fishing,” Nike frames the uniquely themed shoe as an ode to the teams who made an early exit from this year’s NBA playoffs. The shoe’s Foamposite upper is remade in a fish scale pattern, complete with an iridescent finish mimicking the skin’s multi-colored …

Nike Hyperdunk 2015

Nike has unveiled the latest edition of its flagship basketball sneaker, the Hyperdunk 2015, featuring both the brand’s top performance technology and a visually striking silhouette. Created by a team led by Leo Chang, Nike Basketball‘s Footwear Design Director, the lightweight and responsive shoe looks like a high-top …

Nike Basketball 2015 Quai 54 World Streetball Championship

Basketball legend and sneaker icon Michael Jordan recently took a trip to Paris for the grand opening of the Jordan Brand Palais 23 experience. Following shortly after was the 14th annual Quai 54 World Streetball Championship, which is known to be the only streetball tournament sponsored by …

Nike LeBron Soldier 9 “Quai 54″

Previous Quai 54-themed releases have been confined to Jordan silhouettes, and while the 2015 edition of the Parisian streetball competition will be accompanied by an Air Jordan 13 Low and Air Jordan XX9, there’s also a non-Jordan model on offer: the Nike LeBron Soldier 9. The shoe gets a …

Nike KD 7 “What The”

Roughly a year ago, Nike gave the KD 6 the “What The” treatment, and it appears the mashup makeover will be an annual tradition, as the Swoosh has unveiled images of the Nike KD 7 “What The.” Needless to say, there’s a lot going on here design-wise, …

Nike Kyrie 1 “USA”

One week ahead of July 4th weekend, Nike will be launching this patriotically themed Kyrie 1, featuring a red, white and blue color palette as American as apple pie. Sticklers will point out that Kyrie Irving was actually born in Melbourne, but the star point guard moved …

Nike KD 8 | Teaser

Nike has granted us a sneak peek at the eighth installment of Kevin Durant’s signature shoe via this preliminary sketch from Nike designer Leo Chang. According to the Swoosh, this Durant’s most technically advanced shoe that to date, featuring a design component inspired by the saber-tooth tiger (a tie-in …