The Black Mamba’s latest signature shoes receives an appropriate make over. The Kobe 9 High Ext QS Snakeskin has a brown and yellow faux snakeskin upper. Stocks are low online, so eBay might be your best bet on snagging one.
The LeBron 12 features five hexagonal Zoom Air bags in the outsole and a lightweight one-piece upper supported by Hyperfuse on the ankle, heel and outer arch. Initially available in seven colorways starting 10/1.
Nike released the Air MAG a few years ago, but only as a ridiculously expensive limited edition. Thankfully, Halloween Costumes is releasing officially licensed (swooshless) replicas of the shoes. They still don’t tie themselves though.
Using motion tracking tech and a grid of LED screens, AKQA designed Nike’s RISE basketball court to help provide training drills for young athletes, but to also put on an amazing lightshow. The NBA needs these now.
Nike celebrates the progress of its Free collection by re-releasing some of the most popular Free footwear – including the Sock Racer, Air Presto and the new Free 5.0 – in an all black colorway. Drops 7/31.
A special edition of the Air Max Lunar 90 released in time for the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The sneakers have a 3M Moon print on the upper, speckled Lunarlon midsole and U.S. flag colors on the heel tab.
The MVP’s latest signature shoe has Flywire and a midfoot strap for support, while a Hyperposite heel and Zoom unit provide cushioning. The first five colorways will be introduced this summer, starting with the KD 7 July 4th.
When skilled robots make soccer’s stars obsolete and the sport boring, Il Fenomeno rallies his successors. This animated short is the soccer equivalent of Space Jam. We wouldn’t entrust the future of the sport to Tim Howard though.
JBF Customs made this one-off pair for Cleveland’s Got Sole. Its upper and lower halves are from different Air Max 1 releases. It also has lizard, python and sueded crocodile skin, lambskin leather and a custom painted midsole.
A turf war between kids at a local soccer field turns into an all-out war when they invoke their heroes. And the wrong Hulk shows up. Nike Football pulls out all the stops in their star-studded commercial. (Thanks Gian!)
Nike updates its Windrunner jacket with Hyperfuse technology. The Tech Windrunner is made of 100% taped ripstop nylon, making it more breathable, lighter and more compact when packed. Available in four colorways.
Keep cool on the green in this summer-ready offshoot of Tiger Woods’ latest signature shoes. The TW ’14 Mesh has a ventilated and lightweight mesh upper. It still has the Nike Free form fit and Flywire support.
Based on the Jordan XI, the Jordan Future has a one-piece reflective woven upper and a semi-translucent full length Air outsole. It comes in red or glow-in-the-dark. It retails for $185, but good luck finding it at that price.
The Free Hyperfeel TR training shoes pack four of Nike’s latest innovations. They have a very light and form fitting Flyknit upper with Flywire support, Lunarlon insole for cushioning and a flexible Free outsole. Drops on 5/1.
Benny Palmeri turned a Nike Kobe 9 Elite Maestro into a replica of the limited edition Nike MAGBack to the Future shoes. They may not have built-in lights, but at least the swoosh and the outsole glow in the dark.
Nike follows in Vans’ footsteps and has released a similar line of iPhone 5 cases. These cases are made from recycled Nike Air shoes and feature one of Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman’s first ever outsole designs, the waffle.
We’ll never forgive Marco Materazzi for what he did in 2006. But we can get behind the kicks he’s endorsing. The new Tiempo ’94 Mids fuse two sports, coating the street soccer shoes in the colors of the original Air Jordans.
Originally released in 1999, the Air Flightposite will soon be return in its classic zipped up form with a new carbon fiber finish. Better check your local shoe store, because you won’t be able to cop a pair online outside of eBay.
Work it bigger, make it better, do it faster, makes us longer. Nike is helping us reach further fairway distances while turning heads with their ever stylish new VRS Covert 2.0 drivers, which offer easy adjustable settings and faster ball speed.
Released alongside the Lunar 90, the Jacquard is another functional update to the Air Max 90 sneaker. Its light and flexible upper is made from a single piece of woven fabric. It also has an outsole similar to that on Nike Free shoes.
Nike’s newest tennis shoes seems to have been inspired by KD’s signature sneakers. The Lunar Ballistec is very light, has adjustable Flywire for a personalized fit and a full-length Lunarlon midsole for comfort and support.
We love how these shoes are just the right height, plus that quilted leather front and hiking style laces look great together. They’re perfect for active everyday wear, and can take what winter has to dish out. Also available in grey.
The Kobe Elite 9 has a single piece Flyknit and Flywire upper, Lunarlon midsole and a carbon fiber heel counter. The idea for the ultra high cut kicks came to Kobe while watching boxer Manny Pacquiao train. Available 2/8/14.
Nike updates its bestselling classic sneaker Air Max 90 with its latest innovations, including the lightweight and springy Lunarlon midsole, breathable no-sew upper and compression molded collar, lining and tongue.