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2012 Nike Basketball Review

2012 Nike Basketball Review

If Nike really wanted to, they would just regurgitate the same sneakers from 2011 in new colorways, resurrect several basketball sneakers from their archive, and choose a few silhouettes to be used as a base for collaborative efforts with currently-popular brands and would sell just fine. In 2013 look for the Elite series to return [...]

December 31, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks 0

2012 Jordan Brand – Year In Review

2012 Jordan Brand – Year In Review

Fly Over, Fly Through, Fly Around. Back when Michael Jordan was playing, the Air Jordan line was not only appealing from an namesake standpoint but also for providing the pinnacle of performance when it came to basketball sneakers.  Lately the brand has shifted focus, appealing to those who have little use for features like carbon [...]

December 31, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks 0

6 Anticipated Air Jordan Retros Coming In 2013

6 Anticipated Air Jordan Retros Coming In 2013

2012 brought about an onslaught of Air Jordan Retro releases and that trend doesn’t look to stop as the new year approaches.  Besides the set of the Jordan III, Jordan IV, and Jordan V releasing in Fire Red next year, there are at least six other Air Jordans releasing that are worth looking out for. [...]

December 30, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks 0

Top 12 Basketball Sneakers of 2012

Top 12 Basketball Sneakers of 2012

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December 29, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks 1

Kicks Starting Five – Justin Garris

Kicks Starting Five – Justin Garris

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December 18, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks, Starting Five 0

23 Best Air Jordans From 2000-2010

23 Best Air Jordans From 2000-2010

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December 12, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks 8

Air Jordan XX8 – “Dare To Fly” Event

Air Jordan XX8 – “Dare To Fly” Event

Ever since the Jordan XXIII, the Air Jordan series has used the release year in the name instead of the traditional Roman numeral from the previous 23 years but next year’s Jordan iteration looks to be a combination of that style and actual sneaker number with the Air Jordan XX8. Yesterday at the “Dare to [...]

December 4, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks 1

Nike Constructs Special Sneakers For Teen With Cerebral Palsy

Nike Constructs Special Sneakers For Teen With Cerebral Palsy

Matthew Walzer, a 16 year-old high school from Florida living with Cerebral Palsy wrote a blog post explaining his condition to Nike hoping to raise awareness for other people living with similar conditions as him. Already a fan of basketball sneakers, Walzer addressed how great it would be if Nike would create either a basketball [...]

November 26, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks 0

Kyrie Irving Talks To THD Kicks At Footlocker #WeekOfGreatness Party

Kyrie Irving Talks To THD Kicks At Footlocker #WeekOfGreatness Party

On November 12th in NYC, Footlocker held a party for members of the media celebrating next week’s Week of Greatness event; the most packed release week of the year for kicks. A wide variety of sneakers hit store shelves and anticipated releases are literally dropping every day.  Besides the open bar, there were screens set [...]

November 14, 2012 admin Exclusives, Interviews, Kicks 0

Tracy McGrady Signs With Chinese Sneaker Company

Tracy McGrady Signs With Chinese Sneaker Company

Once one of the top players in the NBA, Tracy McGrady has to now fight for a spot on a team.  After finishing his one-year contract with the Atlanta Hawks, McGrady went overseas to China to play in the CBA and signed with the Qingdao Eagles.  Further embracing his current Far East location, he has [...]

October 30, 2012 admin Exclusives, Kicks 0