Shox Total returning in two other colors

We recently brought you news of the Shox Total returning to retail for the first time in over a decade. In addition to that clay orange colorway highlighted, there are two other colorways that are planned for release. One is a a speed red with metallic silver and reflective accents on its upper with red Shox columns and a black outsole. The third colorway is a blacked out version with the only other hue present is silver on the lace loops, tongues and on the heel. Like the clay orange…

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Nike Air Max VaporMax Utility “Chinese New Year” Release Date

The Nike Chinese New Year train continues to pickup new passengers. The newest addition to the collection is the Nike Air VaporMax Utility. This VaporMax Utility features an all-red upper with gold accents as well as black detailing. On the rear pull tabs Chinese characters and the Bai Jia Yi is found on the insoles. This upper sits atop a thin red Cushlon midsole and red VaporMax unit with black rubber on the outsole in key impact zones. The “Chinese New Year” Nike Air VaporMax Utility has an expected February…

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First Look at the Nike Kyrie Flytrap 2

  Images of Kyrie Irving’s next budget signature shoe have surfaced, the Kyrie Flytrap 2. The shoe features a white upper with a weaved-in Kyrie logo on the lateral side along with a black Swoosh bordered in gold stitching. A gold Kyrie logo is also found on the tongue. Black wraps around the heel over which sits an external heel counter. The upper sits atop a two-tone white and black midsole and white outsole. The Kyrie Flytrap 2 has already debuted overseas but a domestic release is expected in early…

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The Air Jordan 1 High OG “UNC Patent” – A Closer Look

This season the NBA All-Star game will be played in the Queen City, Charlotte, North Carolina. The game was supposed to be played in Charlotte in 2017  but was moved to New Orleans due to the bathroom bill passed in the state ( strangely enough the league has sought no retribution for the state of Michigan and their abhorrent handling of the water crisis in Flint).  Jordan Brand will be releasing a women’s exclusive Air Jordan 1 that will wil coincide the mid-season extravaganza. This Air Jordan 1 is completely…

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“Orlando” Air Jordan 10 Official Photos

The Orlando” Air Jordan 10 has not seen the retail light of day since 1995, when it released as part of the Air Jordan 10 “City Pack”, which featured 4 colorways each associated with a different city ( Orlando, Sacramento, New York and Seattle). In attempting to stay close to the original, this will be outfitted in a white leather upper. Black leather underlays the white at the lacing system and wrapping up on the outer collar. Royal is present on the inner collar and alternating with black on the…

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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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“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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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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“Rookie of the Year” Air Jordan Legacy 312 Official Images

Don C’s Jordan Legacy 312 joins the Air Jordan I in drawing its inspiration from the threads MJ rocked when he accepted the Rookie of the Year Award. This 312, like the aforementioned Air Jordan I, is outfitted in a gold harvest, black, and sail color blocking with contrasting splashes of red. Elephant print overlays at the midfoot on the both the medial and lateral sides of the shoe and a forefoot strap with “NIKE” across it completes the look of the upper. A two-tone sail and baroque brown midsole…

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GS Air Jordan 8 releasing this holiday season

This winter-themed Air Jordan 8 is a grade school exclusive and is the latest addition to the Air Jordan 2018 Holiday Collection. The sneaker is outfitted in various blue tones on the upper. A snowflake print makes its home on the midfoot and on the heel overlay. The upper sits atop a white and blue midsole and what appears to be a translucent outsole. This Air Jordan 8 is coming to nike.com and select Jordan Brand retailers later this holiday season.    

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