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Reebok Kamikaze I – Black/Blue | Available Now

Reebok‘s latest Kamikaze I, which we previewed a couple of weeks back, is ready for launch. Arriving at select shops like Sneaker Politics and Reebok’s online store, the two-tone royal blue and black nubuck kick offers a sleek new addition to the Reebok family’s on-going tribute to Shawn Kemp. … READ MORE

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Nike Air Zoom Flight The Glove – “Miami Heat” | Release Info

Also designated as the Air Zoom Flight ’98 The Glove, this current variant features nearly all the same characteristics as the original worn by NBA Hall of Famer Gary Payton in 1998. Nicknamed “The Glove” not just because its Air Jordan XX8-like sheath but for Payton’s defense ability … READ MORE

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Nike LeBron 11 – “Graffiti” | Release Info

Known to be an elusive find since its debut back in 2006 when Nike Basketball created the Nike Zoom LeBron 4 “New York” that was only available through the Nike LeBron Pop-Up Shop in SoHo, New York back then. Also called the Nike Zoom LeBron 4 “Graffiti”,, that … READ MORE

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Nike Air Zoom Flight The Glove PRM – “Tech Challenge” | Release Reminder

Aside from the Olympic Gold Medals they’ve won within their respective sports during the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, you will be hard-pressed to find any other similarities between basketball player Gary Payton and tennis icon Andre Agassi, till now. Introducing 2014’s first Nike Air Zoom Flight The … READ MORE

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adidas Crazy 8 – “Nightmare Before Christmas”

If Tim Burton were to partner with adidas to create a sneaker, it would have to be something like this new adidas Crazy 8. Releasing with a similar title as Burton’s famous 1993 stop-motion musical fantasy film, this take on the high-top baller is as stunningly original … READ MORE

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Nike Air Zoom Flight The Glove SL | Release Info

Considering Gary Payton’s well-documented propensity for trash talk, it’s ironic that his signature Nike shoe featured a zip-up shroud, seeing as how nothing about Payton’s on-court demeanor was ever similarly zipped up. On the other hand, the shoe’s moniker is borrowed from Payton’s “Glove” nickname, which speaks … READ MORE

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BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe – Red

Long associated with Gourmet, the trendsetting lifestyle footwear label, designer Jon Buscemi set out on his own recently to pursue something beyond the status quo once again. The result was the BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe. Though categorized as a sneaker by default, each pair of BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe … READ MORE

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Air Jordan 10 Retro – “Steel” | Release Reminder

One of the original 8 colorways launched during 1994-95 NBA season, the Air Jordan 10 Retro “Steel” was also the first Air Jordan to include the lightweight Phylon midsole, a forerunner to many foam-base cushioning design found on today’s sneakers. Generally, the Air Jordan X was best … READ MORE

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Reebok Kamikaze II Mid – “Glow-in-the-Dark”

As the onslaught of Reebok Kamikaze II Mid models is causing steady flow of sneakers for Reebok fans, we can expect to see these glowing kicks later this month. Although, the concept of glow-in-the-dark shoes is nothing new, these pairs actually look decent in daytime. Color-coded in … READ MORE

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Nike Air Foamposite One – “Thermal Map” | Release Reminder

Making its debut in China early last month, the Nike Air Foamposite One “Thermal Map” is finally available state-side. A pixelated projection of the sneaker’s “heat signatures”, the gradient design finishes the overall appearance nicely. Part of the so-called “Weatherman Pack,” don’t forget to set your sight … READ MORE

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AAPE by A BATHING APE x Reebok Insta Pump Fury – “Camo” | Release Reminder

Originally set for an official release last month, but a cog in the global supply chain went off line and put everything on hold indefinitely. Fortunately, Reebok Classic was able to resolve the issues quickly and make the much anticipated AAPE by A BATHING APE x Reebok … READ MORE