Category Archives: Signature Athletes

Russell Westbrook Was Recently Spotted Rocking The Air Jordan 30.5 During Practice

It was during a live event that took place in Chicago, Illinois back on January 14th, 2016 that Jordan Brand unveiled the Air Jordan 30. Until the Air Jordan 31 was introduced, it had been dubbed one of the best performing Air Jordan model of its time. The Air Jordan 30 has become known for featuring knit and woven uppers, along with FlightSpeed chassis and never-before-seen toe caps. The Air Jordan 30 eventually made its retail debut on February 12th, 2016 at a price of $200. While the Air Jordan 31 is already here, Jordan Brand may have also whipped up an Air Jordan 30.5 sneaker. Continue reading Russell Westbrook Was Recently Spotted Rocking The Air Jordan 30.5 During Practice

Nike Will Drop The First Kobe A.D. Release Of 2017 In February

After retiring from the sport of basketball, it seems that Kobe Bryant has become a full-time entrepreneur. On the Forbes 2016 list of the “40 Richest Entrepreneurs Under 40,” Kobe Bryant has been ranked at 33. With a net worth of $350, Kobe managed to surpass both Floyd Mayweather and Jessica Alba, both of whom are worth approximately $360 million. Kobe fell right under Apoorva Mehta, founder of Instacart, and Chris Wanstrath, co-founder of GitHub, both of whom have a net worth of $360. While Kobe is as busy as ever, Nike is also busy carrying forward his signature line with this latest Kobe A.D. colorway. Continue reading Nike Will Drop The First Kobe A.D. Release Of 2017 In February

King James Laced Up In The Upcoming Nike LeBron 14 On Christmas Day

Nike recently whipped up a “Christmas Day” PE of the Zoom LeBron Soldier 10. It was quickly assumed and was being reported that this would be the sneaker that LeBron James would wear on Christmas Day as the Cleveland Cavaliers had an NBA Finals rematch of sorts against the Golden State Warriors. The Zoom LeBron Soldier 10 “Christmas Day” PE was a predominantly clean White sneaker with Gold-colored branding on it, but it turned out not to be the sneaker that King James was wearing during the big game. On the contrary, as the Cavaliers faced off against the Warriors, the King was rocking a pair of the LeBron 14. Continue reading King James Laced Up In The Upcoming Nike LeBron 14 On Christmas Day

LeBron James Debuted This LeBron 14 Colorway Before His Birthday On The Court

LeBron James turned 32 on December 30th and he celebrated his birthday in more ways than one. On Friday night, which was the night of his birthday, LeBron James was eating prime meats among other things at Fahrenheit Restaurant in Charlotte, North Carolina. Along with him were several of his teammates from the Cleveland Cavaliers, such as Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving and Tristan Thompson. However, a day before celebrating his birthday in Charlotte, the Cavaliers faced off against the Boston Celtics. The Cavaliers managed to defeat the Celtics with a score of 124-118 and during the game, LeBron James unveiled a brand new Nike LeBron 14 colorway. Continue reading LeBron James Debuted This LeBron 14 Colorway Before His Birthday On The Court

This Nike Kyrie 3 “Hot Punch” Is The Third Colorway Of The Model

On Christmas Eve, Kyrie Irving gifted Victor Cruz with a pair of the Kyrie 3 “Samurai,” which was Nike’s “mystery” Christmas Day release and had not yet hit the shelves at that time. Via their SNKRS app, Nike had made the announcement that as a part of their “12 Soles” Collection, they would dropping a “mystery” sneaker on Christmas Day at a random time. It turned out that Victor was not the only one who received the Nike Kyrie 3 “Samurai” as a Christmas present. While the Holiday Season is nearing their end now, but sneakerheads can look forward to the release of this brand new Kyrie 3 colorway. Continue reading This Nike Kyrie 3 “Hot Punch” Is The Third Colorway Of The Model

This Seemingly Premium Jordan Westbrook 0.2 Has Received The “Vachetta Tan” Treatment

Natural leather, which is better known as “Vachetta tan,” has taken the sneaker world by storm in recent times. Smaller footwear brands were the first to make use of it for their higher-end releases. However, apart from Jordan Brand and Nike, several other well-known brands like Asics and New Balance also dropped “Vachetta Tan” iterations of their popular models. Hender Scheme, the Japanese accessories and footwear brand, is often deemed responsible for transforming this luxurious motif into a footwear trend. Over the course of this year, Jordan Brand has dropped a few “Vachetta Tan” releases and the Jordan Westbrook 0.2 is apparently the latest one. Continue reading This Seemingly Premium Jordan Westbrook 0.2 Has Received The “Vachetta Tan” Treatment

The Upcoming Kobe AD Is Kobe Bryant’s First Post-Retirement Signature Nike Sneaker Model

This Dia de los Muertos and Halloween, Kobe Bryant commenced his latest post-basketball venture. Together with Nike, the former shooting guard of the Los Angeles Lakers recruited two LA artists to aid him for the launch his brand new sneaker model, the Kobe AD. Even a Day of the Dead celebration took place at the Downtown-based MAMA Gallery, complete with marigolds, religious candles, sugar skulls, and various jersey and photo effigies of the Black Mamba. This new silhouette is apparently meant to symbolize the rebirth and reincarnation of Kobe Bryant following the conclusion of his NBA career. Hence, the AD apparently stands for after death. Continue reading The Upcoming Kobe AD Is Kobe Bryant’s First Post-Retirement Signature Nike Sneaker Model