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Nike Hyperfuse 2011 Low – Jeremy Lin Rising Stars PE’

Nike Hyperfuse 2011 Low – Jeremy Lin Rising Stars PE’

March 23, 2012 – Ben Berry Though some might say that Linsanity has tapered away into nothing in the last few weeks but with the emergence of Woodson as the “golden headcoach”, who is still undefeated, that ensures that we haven’t seen the last of Jeremy Lin this season.  Even though the New York Knicks’ [...]

March 23, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, PE Corner 3

adidas adiPower Howard II – ‘Hardwood Heather’

adidas adiPower Howard II – ‘Hardwood Heather’

March 19, 2012 – Ben Berry When signature sneakers are made for players, samples and 1-of-1s are commonly given to the player who the kicks are made for. For some (myself not included), basketball sneakers aren’t casual-wearing material so to remedy that adidas made this one-off especially for Dwight Howard. As the story goes, the [...]

March 19, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, PE Corner 0

Under Armour Micro G Bloodline – ‘St. Patrick’s Day’

Under Armour Micro G Bloodline – ‘St. Patrick’s Day’

March 15, 2012 – Ben Berry Yesterday I showed you the entire St. Patrick’s Day PE Pack from Under Armour but I just wanted to highlight one of my favorite basketball sneakers of all time (seriously); the Micro G Bloodline. The reflective 3M mesh and single-piece premium leather is dressed in a dark Forest Green [...]

March 15, 2012 admin Blogs, Exclusives, Kicks, PE Corner 1

adidas adiZero Rose 2.5 – ‘St. Paddy’

adidas adiZero Rose 2.5 – ‘St. Paddy’

March 15, 2012 – Ben Berry Light Delivers Derrick Rose green sneakers by way of adidas. Kelly green luckskin nubuck makes up the majority of the upper of the ‘St. Paddy’ adiZero Rose 2.5; very similar to the color adidas used for Rose last St. Patrick’s Day. White is the complementary color with gold used [...]

March 15, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, Official Releases, PE Corner 0

UA Basketball – St. Patricks Day PE Pack

UA Basketball – St. Patricks Day PE Pack

March 14, 2012 – Ben Berry Under Armour is seeing green this St. Patrick’s Day. A monochromatic celtic (Kelt·ic) design wraps the toe of both pairs of the Micro G Juke while the Bloodline features the print on the strap. I haven’t gotten any hands-on time with this set yet but knowing Under Armour expect [...]

March 14, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, PE Corner 4

Nike Hyperdunk – ‘Blake Griffin Galaxy PE’

Nike Hyperdunk – ‘Blake Griffin Galaxy PE’

March 13, 2012 – Ben Berry Galaxy-mania continues to run wild in the sneakerworld. Many credit Blake Griffin with making last years’ Hyperdunk model popular as he was the first to lace up a pair when he won the Slam Dunk Contest back in 2011; and even then he had his own PE. The Galaxy [...]

March 13, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, PE Corner 2

adidas adiZero Rose 2.5 – ‘School of Hard Knocks’

adidas adiZero Rose 2.5 – ‘School of Hard Knocks’

March 9, 2012 – Ben Berry adidas Basketball takes you to the ‘School of Hard Knocks’. The first sighting of this new adiZero Rose 2.5 came via second half of the 2012 All-Star Game when Derrick Rose changed out of the ‘High Energy’ Rose 2.5s and laced these up. Many thought this pair would be [...]

March 9, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, Official Releases, PE Corner 1

Nike Zoom KD IV – ‘Wanda Pratt’

Nike Zoom KD IV – ‘Wanda Pratt’

March 9, 2012 – Ben Berry Kevin Durant gets it from his mama…new sneakers that is. The team at Nike Basketball gave Mama KD full reign over when creating a special pair of the Zoom KD IV for Kevin, power even surpassing the amount of options available on NikeiD for the same sneaker. A metallic [...]

March 9, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, PE Corner 0

Reebok Zig Encore – ‘John Wall All-Star PE’

Reebok Zig Encore – ‘John Wall All-Star PE’

March 7, 2012 – Ben Berry In case you thought the slew of All-Star sneaker releases has was going to slow down since All-Star Weekend played out in Orlando nearly two weeks ago, Reebok is here to prove you wrong. A colorway simply inspired by the team who played host to all the 2012 All-Star [...]

March 7, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, PE Corner 0

Nike Basketball’s Galaxy PE Pack

Nike Basketball’s Galaxy PE Pack

March 2, 2012 – Ben Berry After the hysteria the ‘Galaxy’ Foamposite One from the ‘Galaxy’ All-Star pack by Nike caused this past weekend, exclusive sneakers are getting more attention than ever. Special one-off pairs are made for NBA players all the time that never hits store shelves but that doesn’t mean sneakerheads want to [...]

March 2, 2012 admin Blogs, Kicks, PE Corner 1