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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 KYRIE 1 | First Look

Flanked by former Point Guard now basketball analyst Kenny Smith, Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway and “Sir Charles” Barkley, Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving unveiled his very own signature sneaker earlier this evening in a live New York City event. Named the Nike KYRIE 1 and features various design elements … READ MORE

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Nike Basketball Honors the Past to Unveil the Future

In Nike‘s 42-year history, less than one percent of its endorsed athletes have received the honor of a signature shoe. Some of the brand’s most illustrious signature kicks have been confined to the Swoosh’s basketball line, which has seen a total of nineteen hardwood stars take to the court … READ MORE

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Sneaker Releases on Black Friday 2014

With the increasing ease to shop for items online and retailers’ effort to clamp down on long queues, traditional sales events on Black Friday have been on decline in recent years, especially after a mall worker was trampled to death in 2008. Out of safety and sanity, … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite – “Sequoia”

The Nike Kobe 9 Elite is part boxing shoe, part basketball sneaker, and part futuristic space shoe. Here we get a look at the “Sequoia” colorway, with the woven upper composed of a Rough Green and Sequoia (bright orange) threads, sitting atop a grey sole and Sequoia … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 “Gym Blue”

This latest colorway of the Nike Kobe 9 features complementary hues more in line with the UCLA Bruins than the Los Angeles Lakers. Gym Blue covers the one-piece engineered mesh upper, good for a lightweight build and enhanced breathability, while University Gold appears on the Swoosh and Flywire cables, which … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 Premium – “Midnight Navy”

Nike continues to bless us with some great colorways for the KD7. Dropping this Saturday, Kevin Durant‘s seventh signature sneaker comes in a Premium model, outfitted in a deep midnight navy and metallic gold. Since its release in June, the KD7 stayed at the $150 price point … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 “Lightning 534″ | Release Info

Various NBA stars have discussed the high-voltage energy of playing ball in New York City, but the latest edition of Kevin Durant’s Nike KD 7 pays tribute to the electricity of the Big Apple in a literal sense. The KD 7 “Lightning 534″ is yet another weather-themed colorway, featuring a purple … READ MORE

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Nike LeBron 12 – Arizona Wildcats PE

The Arizona Wildcats are the latest program to reveal that they are a part of the Player Exclusive program with Nike, displaying here a red/black/ice blue “Wildcats” PE colorway of the LeBron 12’s.  Given the programs propensity for success, there is a high likelihood that these are … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 – “Cave Purple”

The Nike KD 7 incorporates a host of Nike technologies including Flywire cables for stability, a visible Nike Zoom Unit for responsive cushioning, and Hyperposite construction on the heel for lightweight stability and responsiveness.  This “Cave Purple” colorway, slated to release on Tuesday, November 25th, is likely … READ MORE

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Nike LeBron 12 “Data” | Release Info

The Nike LeBron 12 “Data” inspired colorway is meant to celebrate the statistics that LeBron has accumulated over the course of his career, that arguably justify the claim that he is the most dominant player in the game today. Wrapped in a black upper with hits of … READ MORE