Kelly Oubre, Jr. signs with Converse (and Nike)

  Converse has brought Washington Wizards small forward Kelly Oubre Jr. into its fold. The  deal is unique in that Oubre Jr. will Converse shoes off the court but Nike shoes on the court ( for those who may not know, Nike owns Converse).     According to ESPN’s Nick DePaula , the deal will focus on the increased attention given (for some reason) to the Association’s arena entry fashion with Oubre Jr. to debut a number of new Converse sneakers this year via his pregame entries. Every game since my…

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Jordan Brand officially unveiled “Concord” Air Jordan 11

We are a little more than two weeks away from arguably the most anticipated release of 2018, the “Concord” Air Jordan 11.  For the past several months, images of the sneaker have filtered out and since then the sneaker community have went back and forth off their approval or disapproval of numbers on the back and patent leather height. Yesterday Jordan Brand officially unveiled images of the Concords. More in line with original release, and 11 drops dating back to 2016 this version features a higher patent leather rand. Ever…

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LeBron 16 “I Promise” coming before Thanksgiving

The “ I Promise” colorway of the Lebron 16 is part of the “1 Thru 5” series and represents the Center position.This colorway is inspired by his children and the I Promise school in Akron, Ohio that opened it doors earlier this summer. The “I Promise” LeBron 16 features a black Battleknit 2.0 upper with a multi-color layer placed beneath it. Down the tongue features the words, “JUST A KID FROM AKRON”. On the rear heel on one shoe reads “WE ARE FAMILY” and the LeBron James Foundation logo on…

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Black and Gold Zoom LeBron 3 to return soon

After the “Christ the King” colorway dropped as a quickstrike in September, the original black and gold version of the Lebron 3 is getting prepared for its return to retail. Not seen since its original 2006 release, the 2018 version , like the original, will feature a full black leather build underlaid with black nubuck. Gold detailing throughout the upper are present on the lace loops, the lion logo on the tongue, the Lebron logo on the medial side and bordering the swoosh on the rear lateral heel. Gold is…

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“Hyper Blue” Nike Air Max Plus OG to release soon

In commemoration of the Air Max Plus’s 20th anniversary, Nike will be reintroducing classic colorways of the shoe, including the Hyper Blue version shown above. This AM Plus is outfitted in its unmistakable gradient blue upper with black support overlays. Yellow swooshes adorn both the lateral and medial sides as well on the tongue. This upper sits atop a white midsole and a black rubber outsole finishes the look of the shoe. The Nike Air Max Plus OG “Hyper Blue” is set to release in Europe November 8th and December…

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University of Oregon Football unveils Air Jordan “Tinker” PE

To In the latest of edition of ‘we’re Oregon and you’re not so look at the cool shoes we get’, Oregon Football has revealed their latest team-exclusive sneaker, this one being hAir Jordan 3 Tinker. This PE features a green suede upper with the iconic elephant print overlays at the toe and the heel. The swooshes features removable patches in both black and yellow. The heels are occupied by the “O” logo, while a yellow Jumpman is found on the front of the tongue, with Tinker Hatfield’s signature found on…

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The Kyrie 5 Officially Unveiled

The fifth model in Kyrie Irving’s signature line was officially unveiled by Nike Basketball. The debuted colorway is dubbed “Black Magic.” There are three crucial elements of the Kyrie 5. Designer of the 5, Benjamin Nethongkome breaks them down: 1. An articulated forefoot zoom bag This is a huge technological unlock for supporting guard play. Why? Because of its unique properties (see sidebar for more on this), the Air Zoom Turbo unit curves to wrap the bottom and sides of the foot. “In the Kyrie 5, it is distributed across the…

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Nike Air Max 1 OG restock to come in November

If you missed out Air Max 1 last year that celebrated the 30th anniversary of the shoe ( and the multiple restocks since), you will get another shot at the sneaker this November. Outfitted in it’s original colorway, this Air Max 1 OG Anniversary will restock November 16 at nike.com and select Nike Sportswear locations. The sticker price is set at $140 USD.       Nike Air Max 1 OG Anniversary White/University Red-Neutral Grey-Black 908375-103 $140 November 16, 2017           

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Another Look at the 2019 “Infrared” Air Jordan 6

Even back when it was a mere rumor that the “Infrared” Air Jordan 6 may be slated to release in the future, sneaker enthusiasts from all over have been salivating over them. As the release of these sneakers have long been confirmed, and we draw closer to their release,more images of the shoe are beginning to pop up. This latest set are courtesy of zsneakerheadz   View this post on Instagram ANOTHER LOOK: 2019 Air Jordan Retro 6 #BlackInfrared February 16th, 2019 || $200 A post shared by zSneakerHeadz (@zsneakerheadz)…

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