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The Game Plan by Champs Sports – Jordan Legend Blue Collection

Somehow, Tinker Hatfield always knew Michael Jordan would return to basketball one day after his retirement, a reason why the Nike design guru went ahead and created the Air Jordan 11 while Jordan was still uncertain about his baseball career. Then, that fateful day came on March … READ MORE

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Roger Federer Talks Kicks: Nike Court Zoom Vapor AJ3

This past Sunday, Roger Federer wore the black/cement edition of his Nike Court Zoom Vapor AJ3, a hybrid that merges his signature model with the Air Jordan 3. Taking their inspiration from two of the greatest athletes in the history of sports, the two models that lend … READ MORE

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NikeCourt Zoom Vapor Tour AJ3 – “Black/Cement” | Release Info

Circle next Monday, November 10th, as Nike releases the highly anticipated Nike Zoom Vapor Tour Air Jordan 3 in Black/Cement. Now officially designated as NikeCourt Zoom Vapor Tour AJ3, this follow-up to August’s White/Cement release features the same tumbled premium leather upper, elephant print accents along the … READ MORE

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Nike Air Trainer Huarache Premium | Release Reminder

Like the Nike Air technology that came before it, the Nike Huarache silhouette helped to redefine the footwear category when introduced back in the early 90s. Now, 23 years later, its “less is more” design approach is found throughout the athletic footwear industry, a testament to Nike’s … READ MORE

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Air Jordan 14 – “Wolf Grey” | NikeStore Release Info

Inspired partly by Michael Jordan’s own Ferrari 550 Maranello, the Air Jordan XIV was another prime example of how Nike designers Tinker Hatfield and Mike Smith seamlessly infused aspects of Jordan’s penchants into his signature footwear. Featuring a full-grain leather upper, perforated and sewn in a similar … READ MORE

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Nike Free Mercurial Superfly HTM “Volt”

Last month the Nike HTM design triumvirate dropped a refined black colorway of the Nike Free Mercurial Superfly HTM with little fanfare. Luckily we’re given a bit of advanced notice for this Volt follow-up. Once again, the shoe integrates Nike‘s current suite of performance technologies — made up of … READ MORE

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Nike Free Mercurial Superfly HTM

Similar to the introduction of the Nike HTM Flyknit Collection back in 2012, the design collective of HTM – fragment design’s Hiroshi Fujiwara, Nike designer Tinker Hatfield and Mark Parker, CEO of Nike Inc., came together once again to introduce the new iteration of the Nike Sportswear, … READ MORE

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Air Jordan XX9: Tailored For Flight – Official Unveiling | Event Recap

When ESPN’s Michael Smith took a pause for a moment while in the midst of his conversation with Tinker Hatfield, everyone knew it was time to scan the stage. In a fashion like a preacher greeting his congregation, Michael Jordan walked into the temple he helped to built… … READ MORE

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Air Jordan XX9 – Official Unveiling Event in New York City | Live Updates

With ESPN’s Michael Smith as the MC, members of the media, press, VIPs, NBA players from the present and past, are gathering now at a undisclosed location in New York City for the unveiling of Air Jordan XX9. Draped in larger-than-life images of basketball greats and with … READ MORE

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Nike Air Tech Challenge II – “Turbo Green”

There may be Throwback Thursday’s, but we’re using Monday to bring you a look at what Nike is bringing back from the archive: an OG lime colorway of the Air Tech Challenge II. Keeping with Agassi’s original attention-grabbing style, the lava-splashed kick sees what looks to be … READ MORE

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Nike Gets Ready For Air Max Day Shanghai with Giant Shoebox and SBTG

Not since Nike’s Human Race campaign in 2008 has it mobilize its “troops” with such exactness. This coming Wednesday, March 26th, Nike will be celebrating the 27th anniversary of Air Max 1 with Air Max Day, a 24-hour long celebration spanning the globe. Because daybreak will hit … READ MORE