NBL announces changes to opening round of NBL21

From nbl.com.au: The NBL has announced changes to the schedule for the opening round of the 2020-21 Hungry Jack’s NBL Season. The NBL will now stage games exclusively in South Australia and Queensland for the opening round. The games will be as follows: ROUND 1 Friday January 15Adelaide 36ers v Melbourne United, Adelaide Entertainment Centre, 7.30pm Saturday January 16Brisbane Bullets v TBC, Nissan Arena, 5.30pm (TBC) Cairns Taipans v Sydney Kings, Cairns Pop-Up Arena, 8pm Sunday January 17Adelaide 36ers v South East Melbourne Phoenix, Adelaide Entertainment Centre, 3pm Monday January…

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“Christmas” New Balance Kawhi coming in mid-December

This Christmas edition of the New Balance Kawhi is inspired by the Klaw’s favorite mythical creature, the Snow Wasset. The Wasset is known for stalking its prey and then ambushing them through ice and snow, It sports blue and white across its upper, giving the shoe a cold, wintry vibe. On the tongue is found the logo of claw-gripped basketball. This aforementioned upper sits atop a a white FuelCell midsole and a translucent rubber outsole. The “Christmas” New Balance Kawhi is scheduled to release December 11 at newbalance.com and select…

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An initial look at the atmos x Staple x New Balance X-Racer

Seeing as his relationship with the Swoosh might be a bit tenuous moving forward, that hasn’t stopped Jeff Staple from joining forces with atmos and New Balance on a special-edition of the the brand’s X-Racer. It makes use of a black, grey and red and it pays a clear homage to his classic “NYC Piegan” Dunk SB Low, as it sports this pigeon logo on the of heels; the other sports a blacked out silhouette that is representative of a crow. The atmosphere Staple x New Balance X-Racer is predicted…

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An initial look at the PSNY New Balance 327

New Balance and PSNY have joined forces to bring to life this 327. It sports a foundational layer of navy mesh over which is laid suedes of navy and grey respectively. On the lateral side is a large, green “N” logo, while on the medial side is “NB” branding, underneath is PSNY’s “We Need Leaders” slogan, with PSNY logo embossed on the lateral heel. The aforementioned upper sits atop a white midsole and light green rubber outsole. The PSNY x New Balance 327 is expected to release sometime during the…

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This New Balance 997 is available right now

This latest colourway of the New Balance 997 sports a grey suede upper accented with yellow and orange the toe box and wrapping the teel. Blue borderers the lateral and medial “N” logos and tongue branding. This upper sits atop an ENCAP midsole and black rubber outsole. It is currently available at newbalance.com and will carry a $170 USD sticker price. New Balance 997 Grey/Orange ML997V1-31310 $170

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Check out this New Balance 327

This upcoming rendition of the New Balance 327 sports a split hued nylon that is underlaid by white leather. Red is seen on the medial side and blue on the lateral with a Golden “N” logo, with “NB” of the same hue present on the tongue and insole.  The aforementioned upper sits atop a red accented white midsole and a white waffle outsole. This 327 has already dropped in Asia, with a domestic release expected to occur soon there on newbalance.com 

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Studio Fy7 x New Balance 992 coming in late October

New Balance has teamed up with Younes Bendijima and his Studio FY7 to create this 992 that draws its inspiration from Bendijima’s native Algeria and international architecture. “The suede outer shoe serves as a reflection of the colouration and curvature of the dunes of southern Algeria, which is contrasted by Black circular cutaways that symbolize the ancient architecture of Ghardaïa – which heavily influenced the work of Le Corbusier,” Studio FY7 via Instagram The Studio FY7 x New Balance 992 is scheduled to release October 22 exclusively at studiofy7.com.

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Salehe Bemburry x New Balance 2002R

New Balance and Versace VP of Sneakers and Men’s Footwear Salehe Bemburry have collaborated to birth this 2002R. The Versace exec took the classic 2002R and made it his own, drawing his inspiration from his transcontinental move from NYC to LA and Bembury’s discovery of the outdoors. It sports a combination hairy suede, mesh and leather build of of earthy, canyon inspired hues atop a 860v2 sole. The Salehe Banbury x New Balance 2002R is scheduled to release October 23 at newbalance.com and select retail establishments; they will carry a…

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Jolly Rancher x New Balance Kawhi coming in October

New Balance and Jolly Ranchers have collaborated on an upcoming collection that will include t-shirts, a sport slide, the 327 lifestyle shoe, the 480 low basketball shoe and two colorways of the Kawhi- one called the “Assorted Flavors” and the other “ Blue Rasberry”. “Developing our first-ever shoe collaboration with Kawhi and the New Balance team has been a surreal experience. Collectively we were able to combine our absurdly, bold fruit flavors and our unmistakable fruit gang characters with Kawhi and New Balance to showcase a bold, unique and one-of-a-kind…

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“Better Days” Bodega x New Balance 997S soon to come

We now have more information on this New Balance 997S that was first seen on the feet of Los Angeles Clippers star forward Kawhi Leonard. Bodega has confirmed this is a indeed a collaboration between they and New Balance. Called “Better Days” it’s sports a multi-hued combination upper constructed of leather, mesh and suede. It shares the lightning bolt tongue tab found on the previous Bodega x New Balance 997S collaborations. This upper sits atop an ABZORB and ENCAP midsole and what appears to be a gum rubber outsole. The…

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