Tag results for: Nike Basketball

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Nike LeBron 12 “Instinct” | Release Info

The Holiday 2014 season sees a raft of upcoming Nike LeBron 12 colorways in the pipeline, and the penultimate pair launching this month is this “Instinct” edition, inspired by “James’s keen 20/20 eyesight combined with his uncommon speed and agility.” Like all LeBron 12 models, the shoe combines … READ MORE

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James Harden’s Nike Zoom Run the One PE

Nike Basketball designer Tony Hardman developed the Nike Zoom Run The One as a shoe ideally suited for point guards, featuring a low-cut silhouette that allows for quick acceleration and even quicker cuts. Performance benefits include Nike Flywire technology for lockdown support, a Phylon midsole with a Nike Zoom unit … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe IX Elite High EXT QS “Snakeskin”

Belying its name, the deadly black mamba snake isn’t actually black. The skin of the venomous serpent is actually brown in color, similar to the faux snakeskin treatment found on this new Nike Kobe IX Elite High, appropriately enough. Along with the reptilian-patterned upper, the shoe features … READ MORE

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Nike Basketball Debuts the LeBron James Film “Together”

Nike Basketball introduces a new short film, “Together,” celebrating LeBron James’ triumphant return to Cleveland. The emotionally charged black and white film — produced in partnership with Wieden + Kennedy and directed by the Malloy Brothers — portrays Cleveland citizens joining James and his teammates as they huddle before the … READ MORE

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Nike LeBron 12 HRT – “Heart of a Lion” | Release Info

Also billed as “HRT of a Lion,” the new Nike LeBron 12 HRT will be available this coming Thursday, October 30th, 2014. After a few minor cosmetic issues that held up its initial launch, Nike’s release schedule for the LeBron 12 is back on track with this … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite “Restored”

The Los Angeles Lakers have always been one of the NBA’s most entertaining franchises, though in the past few years the drama and intrigue have occurred primarily off the court. This season, Kobe Bryant aims to restore his team’s championship mindset, as he himself is fully restored … READ MORE

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Upper Deck Exquisite Collection Basketball Trading Cards Embedded with Air Jordans and Others

These aren’t the same trading cards you grew up with… For its 2013-14 Exquisite Collection Basketball, Upper Deck will be introducing the new Signature Kicks series, an exclusive trading card line featuring actual portions of Air Jordans, Nike LeBrons, Converse, and etc… with the athletes that wore … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 – “On the Road”

As he enters his eighth year in the pros, Kevin Durant has logged roughly 225 hours of playing time in away games, while traveling enough miles to bring him around the world and back multiple times. He’s the consummate road warrior, and the latest colorway of the … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite “Brave Blue”

Nike is set to launch the “Brave Blue” edition of the Nike Kobe 9 Elite, featuring a colorway inspired by the late Dr. Jerry Buss, the legendary Lakers owner who enjoyed a reputation as an expert poker player. Dr. Buss was known to sport a blue jacket while at … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 – “Uprising”

The Nike KD7 launched with a performance objective to help Kevin Durant stay lightning quick, with this latest colorway of the shoe focusing on lightning in the literal sense: namely, sprite lightning, a mystery phenomenon to many meteorologists in which lightning rises upwards from the top of thunderclouds into … READ MORE

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Interview with Nike Basketball Color Lead Eugene Rogers

After Mars astronaut, Sports Illustrated photographer, and Formula 1 driver, many sneakerheads probably have “Color Lead for Nike Basketball” on their dream sheet. The artist behind some of the world’s greatest looking shoes to ever grace the court, Eugene Rogers is the man and the brain behind … READ MORE