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 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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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, …

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 …

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 …

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 …