Tag: NIKE

Nike Will Release Kevin Durant’s Latest Signature Sneaker, The KD12, On April 1

Nike Leaked photos from earlier this week hinted that Kevin Durant’s latest signature sneaker was coming sometime soon. It made sense considering when Durant and Nike like to release his sneakers — during the lead up to the NBA Playoffs as opposed to before the start of the regular season — and on Saturday morning, […]

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Zion Williamson’s New Shoes: Kyrie 4’s Are Custom-Made Nikes

Getty Zion Williamson is now wearing Nike Kyrie 4’s. Nike called in reinforcements for Zion Williamson’s shoes, literally. Williamson’s Kyrie 4’s, the signature shoe of Kyrie Irving, feature special reinforcements to withstand the movement of his 285-pound frame. Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski noted Nike flew down people to Durham to start the process of […]

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An Air Max 1 Inspired Jordan 3 ‘Tinker’ Is Coming March 30

Jordan When Jordan Brand released the Air Jordan 3 “Tinker” last February after Justin Timberlake debuted them at the Super Bowl halftime show, they sold out immediately. Since then, they’ve brought the original Tinker Hatfield design for the 3, which included a Swoosh that the actual 3s never had, to life in a few different […]

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NIKE weaves 2019 women’s world cup kits from recycled plastic bottles

with the 2019 women’s world cup just months away, NIKE has revealed the soccer uniforms of 14 federations, from the inspiring match jerseys to the empowering training kits. with styles changing and new technologies emerging between each tournament, the sportswear brand’s 2019 kits make a big impact on aesthetics, fit and sustainability. first and foremost, […]

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Coogi Filed A Lawsuit Over The Brooklyn Nets’ City Editions Uniforms

Getty Image The Brooklyn Nets boast some of the best City Edition uniforms in the NBA, as Nike’s special threads for Brooklyn during the 2018-19 campaign pay tribute to the Notorious B.I.G. The “Brooklyn Camo” is a nod to Coogi, whose products were fixtures in Biggie’s wardrobe and got a shoutout on the song “Hypnotize.” […]

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The Best Shoes Dropping This Week, Featuring The New Balance 1500 Anniversary Pack

43inhalb/Uproxx February is closing out strong in the sneaker world with multiple brands bringing their A-games and allowing us the unique opportunity to provide you with a diverse list of drops. Nike, you’re just going to have to be comfortable with only snagging one spot on this week’s list with the Lebron 16s (A choice […]

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Paul George Spoke To Nike About How Zion Williamson’s Injury Happened

Getty Image Duke star Zion Williamson’s first game against North Carolina came to an abrupt end on Wednesday night, as the presumed No. 1 pick exploded out of his left sneaker less than a minute into a game. Williamson went down holding his knee, was taken to the back, and was not seen for the […]

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Sole of the UX: Crossover Cross-branding at Its Worst?

Lexus unveiled a collaboration with Nike and designer John Elliot at New York Fashion Week, celebrating both human and automotive footwear. The finished piece, titled “Sole of the UX,” is scheduled to make additional appearances across the country later this year, touring with a matching pair of Nike AF1 shoes. After conducting a bit of research, […]

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NIKE’s biketown ‘wraps’ celebrate black history month with traditional african designs

in celebration of black history month, the NIKE-sponsored bike share system, biketown, released its first ‘culture collection’— a fleet of bikes designed by company color designer marcellus johnson. the five biketown bikes are be available in portland, oregon, and feature a wrap design, inspired by NIKE’s 2019 black history month collection. images courtesy of NIKE according […]

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Thousands of Muslims Asking For Nike To Recall ‘Blasphemous’ Sneaker Design

Nike/Change.org/Uproxx Nike is no stranger to controversy — sometimes even embracing what might cause an uproar. And as a leader of dopeness in shoe design, they also tend to layer meaning into their shoes. Sneakerheads have come to look forward to hidden designs and nuances all over the company’s sneakers, including on the soles where […]

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Nike And Jordan Released Their Full 2019 NBA All-Star Collection

Nike With the 2019 NBA All-Star Game set to go down in two weeks, Jordan Brand and Nike have officially unveiled their All-Star collection, a grouping that includes brand new colorways of the signature sneakers for Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and Paul George as well as the Air Jordan XXXIII. In addition, Jordan […]

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Puma Takes on Nike With the Self-Lacing ‘Puma Fi’ Shoes

Self-lacing shoes aren’t entirely new, but the technology is improving enough to still make them a marvel. Which is why Puma wants in the game, too. If you’ll recall, Nike unveiled the “Adapt BB” self-lacing shoe as a follow-up to its first effort. That shoe offers plenty of features, including a smaller, more advanced motor […]

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