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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Travis Scott has another Air Jordan releasing April 2019

After a very popular collaboration with Jordan Brand on the Air Jordan 4, Travis Scott and the brand have a new upcoming project. This time it is the Air Jordan 1 that will be getting the Travis Scott treatment. It is outfitted with white panels underneath dark mocha overlays. Black is used for the heel and reversed Swoosh on the lateral side of the shoe. As Scott revealed on an Instagram video, there is a black and red Cactus Jack on the tongue and hidden Velcro pocket on the inner…

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“Top 3” Air Jordan I Mid Official Photos

In news that should surprise no one, there is another colorway of the Air Jordan 1. Unfortunately, rather than a new colorway, this a take on a much more popular colorway. Sporting blue overlays, a black and red toebox, white lateral and medial sidepanels, black branding on the medial and lateral sides, this sneaker is reminiscent of 2016’s ”Top 3″ Air Jordan 1. A white midsole and black outsole completes this shoe’s aesthetic. This Air Jordan 1 will release soon in men’s and grade school sizing at nike.com and select Jordan…

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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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Making A Difference: Sneaker Stock Market Organizers Collect Shoes for the Homeless

Last month sneaker enthusiasts from the Bay Area and surrounding locales come together not only for the usual buying, selling and trading but also to help the less fortunate.   Organizer DJ Kay Rich had this to say of the philanthropic aspect of the sneaker event: So people who have gently worn sneakers that they are trying to get rid of we collect those as well and take them to the Poverello House and give them to communities.  

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New Colorway of Kyrie 5 revealed

Over a week ago we covered Kyrie Irving breaking out the Kyrie 5 in an all black look in Celtics practice. Now more than a week later a new colorway has surfaced. This new colorway features a navy upper with silver for the large lateral Swoosh logo and the Kyrie logo on the top of the tongue. Underneath the laces is a  green and purple tie-dye like pattern. A white midsole and outsole with colorful pods round out the looks of this shoe. At this juncture there is no information…

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Kyrie 4 “Day of the Dead” Release Date

This colorway of the Kyrie 4 may look familiar to Dunk SB fans. That is because it was inspired by the Day of the Dead Dunk SB from 2006. The upper is black and is adorned with the skeletons that were present on the Dunk. A team orange side panel on both the lateral and medial sides is where black branding finds it home. Team orange is also the color foe the tongue. A purple overlay at the toe and piping of the same hue finishes off the look of…

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Grant Hill signs lifetime deal with FILA

According to ESPN’s Nick DePaula, Naismith Memorial  Basketball Hall of Famer Grant Hill has reportedly signed a lifetime deal with Fila. The deal includes retros of his signature models from the late 90’s, new versions and remixes of Hill’s early shoes. Grant Hill on lifetime deal: “Fila was there for my first professional steps on the court. We have now come full circle and I am thrilled to be a part of the family once again. I’m grateful for the brand’s continued loyalty and support as we begin this new…

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Release date changed for “Orlando” Air Jordan 10

Since information surfaced of its release for this year Orlando, anticipation for this shoe has been high, not only because it is an original colorway that has not seen the light of day since its 1995 release but also due to that train wreck of a “City Pack” in 2016 fell flat on its face. Part of the original “City Pack” from 1995, the sneaker features a white leather upper with a black midsole and royal blue and alternating black and blue stripes.   View this post on Instagram 2018…

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