Category Archives: Kevin Durant

The Nike KD 9 Arrives At Retailers Soon In A “University Red White-Black” Colorway

Back in mid-March of this year, merely a couple of weeks had passed since the KD 8 Elite had made its debut, and Nike decided to provide an early look at the next installment in Kevin Durant’s signature sneaker line. Danny Nunez, Jordan Brand’s Global Digital Brand Manager, was the one who posted of a miniature mold of the KD 8 on his Instagram account (@nunez). At that time, details of the model appeared to be quite obscure since the photo was not very clear, but sneakerheads did get an idea of what it would eventually look like. Continue reading The Nike KD 9 Arrives At Retailers Soon In A “University Red White-Black” Colorway

The KD 8 “What The” Could Be The Final Colorway Of The Model

Kevin Durant’s eighth signature Nike sneaker model officially made its retail debut back in late June 2015 in a “USA” colorway. Soon after, Nike dropped the silhouette in some famous colorways for the summer that drew inspiration from Kevin Durant’s 2014 MVP speech and his training routine of running up and down Hunt’s Hill in California. Thus, Nike has been dropping KD 8 colorways for almost a year or so now, but with the next model in Kevin Durant’s signature line already having been unveiled, it might be time to bid farewell to the KD 8. The KD 8 “What The” could be the final iteration of the silhouette. Continue reading The KD 8 “What The” Could Be The Final Colorway Of The Model

The Debuting White Nike KD 8 Elite Will Release In A Few Days

Apparently Nike and Leo Chang were busy working on the Nike KD 8 Elite for quite some time, and by the end of February, this Elite version of Kevin Durant’s eighth signature model was finally unveiled. Nike KD 8 Elite is perhaps the most enhanced, innovative and performance-oriented installment from Kevin Durant’s signature series. Considering how explosively Kevin moves on the court, the construction of this silhouette is a combination of durable Flywire and Kevlar, while Zoom Air technology has also been incorporated into it. A month has passed since it was unveiled and now the Nike KD 8 Elite will be debuting this month. Continue reading The Debuting White Nike KD 8 Elite Will Release In A Few Days

This KD 8 Elite Features A Vachetta Tan Construction Like Hender Scheme Sneakers

Hender Scheme might not have played an active part in it, but they are certainly responsible for the rising trend of Vachetta Tan leather, which began spreading throughout the sneaker industry back in 2015. After all, the contemporary fashion and streetwear destination for men have also stolen some of Jordan Brand’s and Nike’s iconic models, including the Air Force 1, Air Jordan 4, and the Nike Presto. Of course, their “replica” sneakers have been highly-priced, premium recreations, made up almost entirely of untreated Vachetta Tan leather. This latest Nike release 2016 will mark the arrival an official KD 8 Elite that features the same construction. Continue reading This KD 8 Elite Features A Vachetta Tan Construction Like Hender Scheme Sneakers

This Nike KD 8 “PB&J” Is Inspired By Kevin Durant’s Favorite Childhood Snack

The Nike sneakers from Kevin Durant’s signature line have always been designed in way that they tend to have a deeply personal theme related to some facet of KD’s life. The latest colorway of Kevin Durant’s eighth signature model is no different. Moreover, it is also the first and most scrumptious-looking Nike sneaker of this year so far, considering that it is themed after the peanut butter and jelly sandwich. For this very reason the colorway has even been dubbed “PB&J” and since its Jordan release 2016 has already taken place, sneakerheads will not have to wait in order to grab a pair. Continue reading This Nike KD 8 “PB&J” Is Inspired By Kevin Durant’s Favorite Childhood Snack

Kevin Durant’s Late Aunt Receives Annual Tribute With This KD 8 “Aunt Pearl”

The annual release of an “Aunt Pearl” colorway of Kevin Durant’s latest signature sneaker model at the present time has been one of the most cherished and esteemed tradition in Nike Basketball history. Right from the very first “Aunt Pearl” iteration, this collection has been the reason that the signature KD 8 models have been dressed up by Nike in floral themes. Much like the KD 7 “Aunt Pearl,” these renditions are known for hitting the shelves some time in spring. However, it seems that the Nike release 2016 of t the KD 8 “Aunt Pearl” will end up taking place ahead of that schedule. Continue reading Kevin Durant’s Late Aunt Receives Annual Tribute With This KD 8 “Aunt Pearl”

An In-Depth Overview Of The 2016 Nike BHM Collection With A Release Date

Nike has been paying tribute to Black History Month ever since 2005, introducing some of the most creative and ingenious collection of kicks every year in order to commemorate this annual observance. Considering that this year’s BHM Collection will mark the Nike release 2016 of 14 different kicks over the course of January and February, it is obvious that Nike has gone all out in 2016. Nike drew inspiration for the collection from three of their most ardent and earnest athletes, namely Chris Paul, Kobe Bryant, and Serena Williams. For the sake of the integrity of the illustrious spirit of Black History Month, Nike was inspired by the paramount dedication and hard work of these three athletes. Continue reading An In-Depth Overview Of The 2016 Nike BHM Collection With A Release Date