Tag: NIKE

The Best New Streetwear And Sneaker Launches — Starring A Travis Scott Surprise Drop

Adidas/NOAH/Uproxx Welcome to SNX DLX, a new and expanded version of our weekly sneaker column. Instead of sacrificing careful curation for a long list of every sneaker hitting the market, we’ve decided to expand the scope of SNX to include the best new apparel collections and any other drops that you need to know about. […]

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The Raptors Are Bringing Back Their Dino Jerseys For The 2019-20 Season

Getty Image Throughout the summer, teams across the NBA have announced unveiled their throwback jerseys for the 2019-20 season, including the Philadelphia 76ers, Utah Jazz, Cleveland Cavaliers and Memphis Grizzlies. However, arguably the most frequently requested throwback jerseys were announced on Friday, when the Toronto Raptors revealed that they’re bringing back the iconic white dinosaur […]

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New Nike Adapt Huarache Self Lacing Shoe Supports SIRI and Apple Watch

Nike’s original Huarache shoe was designed by Tinker Hatfield and released in 91’. Over the years Nike has overhauled the lineup with innovative features. The company has taken it to the next level by adding a slew of gadgetry and connectivity option to the neoprene covered Huarache lineup. Nike Adapt is an intelligent system that […]

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SNX: The Best Shoes Out This Week, Featuring The Adidas AriZona Collection II

Adidas/Nike/Uproxx In terms of sneaker seasons, we are officially out of summer. After the big brands unleashed a pre-Labor day deluge of all-white sneakers last week, we’ve now entered a weird liminal space between summer and fall. That isn’t to say this week’s top-five isn’t dope, it just isn’t indicative of any season. Dressing for […]

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The Rumored Nike LeBron 17s Appear To Have Leaked And Look Similar To The 16s

Getty Image The looming start of the NBA season means a number of players who have signature sneakers are slated to release the latest editions of their kicks. Chief among these are LeBron James, who will drop his 17th signature shoe through Nike at some point during the offseason. We’ll have to wait for official […]

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SNX: Featuring The New Bone White Yeezy 500s And The Best Shoes Out This Week

Nike/Uproxx So we certainly didn’t plan this, but every single sneaker to snag a top-five spot in this week’s SNX is mostly white. Maybe it’s an interesting coincidence or maybe the brands are just unloading the last of their white sneakers before the summer season ends. Either way, we’re here for it. White and black […]

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The Best Hip-Hop Streetwear Collaborations And What They Can Teach You About Leveling Up Your Style

Getty Image/Uproxx If you want to level up your style game and elevate your own personal wardrobe, who better to look to for inspiration than the true arbiters of cool: the voices of hip-hop? Since its origins in the late 1970s, hip-hop culture has always concerned itself with the pursuit of the freshness. That hunger […]

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Ranking The Sneakers In The Upcoming Kyrie Irving ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Collection

Nike Kyrie Irving and Nike have spent the last few years putting out consistently popular sneakers. While the base design on the Brooklyn Nets’ new point guard’s shoes are always solid, part of the reason Irving’s kicks are so great stem from the fact that they manage to have unique and fun colorways. The latest […]

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SNX: The Best Shoes Out This Week, Featuring The Kyrie ‘SpongeBob’ Collection

Nike/Uproxx Before we dive into this week’s SNX, we have an important announcement to make: Tomorrow is the second anniversary of the Nike SNKRS app. While we’re not usually the type to celebrate the release of an app, this is a big deal. Nike is planning on dropping a fresh restock of some of their […]

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A Zion Williamson Signature Sneaker Could Come As Early As The 2020 All-Star Game

Getty Image Zion Williamson hasn’t played an NBA game yet, but the former Duke standout may already be in line to get an honor reserved for the biggest names in the sport. A new piece by Nick DePaula of ESPN highlighted the various ups and downs that came as sneaker companies made their pitches to […]

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Zion Williamson’s Infamous Shoe Blowout May Have Actually Helped Nike Sign Him To A Massive Deal

Getty Image   During his one-and-done season at Duke, Zion Williamson was a must-see event. ESPN showcased as many of the Blue Devils games as possible last year, and young Zion never failed to deliver with his typical jaw-dropping array of highlight-reel dunks and general dominance over his opponents. But his lone season in the […]

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The Grizzlies Will Pay Homage To Their Time In Vancouver With Jerseys And A Special Court

Getty Image Back in 2001, the Grizzlies made a major relocation, packing up shop in Vancouver and heading to Memphis. The 2019-20 campaign will mark their 19th season in Tennessee, but for the first six years the franchise existed, they took the floor at the then-GM Place in British Columbia. The franchise announced on Thursday […]

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With a New Baby, Sponsor and Mission, Olympian Allyson Felix Is in the Race to Save Black Mothers

Allyson FelixPhoto: Athleta When runner Allyson Felix read fellow Olympian Alysia Montaño’s explosive Mother’s Day op-ed in the New York Times, calling out Nike for the lack of support and protection it offered to its sponsored female athletes in the event of pregnancy, it struck a chord. After all, aside from both being world-class athletes […]

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