Past Meets Present With This Adidas Ultra Boost ‘ZX’ Collection

Adidas has a new set of Ultra Boost 1.0 DNA styles dropping soon with each pair taking inspiration from a different silhouette in the brand’s rich archive of running sneakers. Dubbed “ZX Collection,” the Three Stripes has looked to its classic ZX range and reimagined three of its most memorable ZX designs on the new age Ultra Boost 1.0 DNA. The trio takes obvious nods to the original ZX 6000, ZX 8000 and ZX 9000 colorways arriving in their respective “Bahia Mint,” “Light Aqua” and “Cream White”..

‘Shadow 2.0’ Air Jordan 1 High Is Releasing This Month

Adding to the already long list of styles reportedly releasing next year, a new colorway of the Air Jordan 1 High may be in line for a 2021 launch. Per Soleheatonfeet, a "Black/White-Light Smoke Grey" iteration of the popular retro model will release sometime early next year. Early images have yet to leak, but a mock-up photo shared by zSneakerheadz reveals an OG-style white and black colorway on what's expected to be a leather constructed upper while grey accents cover the ankle collar. ..

First Look at Nike’s Puerto Rico-Themed Air Max 97

After the retro of the “Puerto Rico” Air Force 1 was canceled last year due to an error with the flag’s placement, Nike is revisiting the theme this year on a new sneaker. This time around, it’s the Air Max 97 OG that gets a Puerto Rican twist as Manhattan’s annual parade approaches. With the National Puerto Rican Day Parade scheduled for June 13, an Air Max 97 will arrive right on time for the event. The sneaker itself is a rework of the original “Silver Bullet” Air Max 97 colorway. It featur..

Vanessa Bryant Launches New ‘Mambacita’ Clothing Line

While there’s still uncertainty looming as far as what’s next for late NBA legend Kobe Bryant’s signature line with Nike after it’s been confirmed that his estate opted not to renew its contract with the brand, there are still products dropping from the Bryant family. Today, Vanessa Bryant, Kobe’s wife, announced the launch of her new Mambacita clothing line featuring apparel that will be released tomorrow as a tribute to her late daughter Gianna “Gigi,” on what would have been her 15th birthda..

The 76ers Are Auctioning Off Game-Worn and Signed Shoes for Charity

The Philadelphia 76ers are having one of their best seasons in recent memory and now, the team is coming together for a sneaker auction benefiting children in the local community. Today, the 76ers and the Sixers Youth Foundation announced on Twitter that it will be auctioning off some of the recent sneakers worn by the 76ers players next week. A wide group of sneakers will be up for grabs including Joel Embiid’s Under Armour Embiid One, Seth Curry’s Under Armour Curry Flow 8, Danny Green’s Puma..

Nike Is Bringing Back the ‘Persian Violet’ Air Max BW

Nike is bringing another classic Air Max style out of the vault with the upcoming reissue of an original Air Max BW. This week, official Nike product images of the Air Max BW “Persian Violet” have surfaced suggesting that the is making its return soon. Designed by the legendary Tinker Hatfield, the shoe debuted in 1991 and gets its BW or “Big Window” name from the large Air Max unit in the midsole. The rest of the shoe dons the original black, white and Persian Violet color scheme with mesh ser..

Boston’s Basketball History Inspires This Reebok Question Low

After dropping the “Why Not Us?” Question Mid for the first time last month, another previously unreleased Reebok Question style is making its retail debut soon. This time, the brand has decided to drop the Question Low “Green Toe” that was unveiled in 2006 but never hit retail. According to the brand, this colorway of Allen Iverson’s signature basketball shoe pays homage to the basketball history in Boston, so it’s hard not to link this pair to the city’s iconic hoops franchise, the Boston Cel..

First Look at This Year’s ‘South Beach’ Nike LeBron 8

Michael Jordan has the “Concord” Air Jordan 11. Kobe Bryant has the “Grinch” Nike Kobe 6. For LeBron James, the sneaker most often pointed out as his single greatest signature release is the “South Beach” LeBron 8, a pre-heat colorway from 2010 that perfectly ushered in his tenure in Miami. The “South Beach” 8 is perhaps the cornerstone of Nike Basketball’s late 2000s/early 2010s Golden Era and partially responsible for modern sneaker hype as we know it. With James’ signature models getting the ..

Game-Worn Sneakers From NBA Legends Are up for Auction

Over a dozen sneakers worn in-game by some of the NBA’s all-time biggest names are up for grabs. Following Sotheby’s record-breaking $1.8 million Nike Air Yeezy 1 “Grammy” auction earlier this week, the auction house is back at it with another high-profile sneaker offering. Based in Geneva but with worldwide shipping options so global bidders can get in on the action, the Sotheby’s “Gamer’s Only” group comprises thirteen different sneakers game-worn by players including legends like Michael Jo..

Kanye West’s Yeezy Foam Runner to Release in ‘Ochre’ This Summer

Kanye West’s unorthodox Yeezy Foam Runner has quickly garnered a following, with each release not only instantly selling out, but also re-selling for 4-5 times the retail price. The eco-friendly model’s momentum will carry on into the summer, when another new colorway is expected to arrive. According to The Yeezy Mafia, a pair dubbed “Ochre” will be joining the Foam Runner lineup. The brownish yellow pair gets its name from a natural earth pigment that bears a similar hue. This follows reports ..