Browsing the "Basketball" Category

Is This Nike Kobe 9 EM a “Barcelona” Colorway?

April 15th, 2014 by | 6 comments

kobe 9 premium laser crimson Is This Nike Kobe 9 EM a Barcelona Colorway?

The Nike Kobe line has primed us to expect yearly Barcelona style colorways that tie up with that powerhouse football club. This new Nike Kobe 9 EM is the closest that we’ve seen to that theme for Bryant’s ninth silhouette, although the evidence isn’t definitive. There’s the blue and red, there’s a tiny bit of yellow mixed in, and there are those laces that echo the choice of the previous entry. Continue reading to get the rest of the photos on the sneakers, which have already hit in Europe, and then check out the price being asked by imdatruth on eBay.

Read more →

Nike Zoom LeBron Soldier 8 Sample

April 15th, 2014 by | 5 comments

nike zoom soldier 8 lebron sample Nike Zoom LeBron Soldier 8 Sample

Just how influential are LeBron’s on-court wears? If people are really tracking the sneakers that he trots out in the NBA and heading out to buy those same shoes, then we should see quite the increase in sales for the Nike LeBron Solider line on account of how frequently he’s been wearing the Nike Zoom Soldier 7. Next up from that line is this design, the Nike Zoom Soldier 8 that again features the strapped approach. Continue reading for a full set of photos on this new takedown shoe from the Nike LeBron line and then check out the chance to own them early from superiorsneakers1 on eBay.

Read more →

Damian Lillard Signs Extension With adidas

April 14th, 2014 by | 4 comments

adidas damain lillard contract extended Damian Lillard Signs Extension With adidas

In late February, sources confirmed that Damian Lillard would opt out of his adidas contract at the end of this season and test the waters as a sneaker free agent. His rising super-stardom would undoubtedly prove to be a huge attraction for sneaker brands (adidas included) to offer up a big deal for the Portland phenom, but those rumors were clearly nothing more than hearsay. adidas has squashed any sort of potential bidding war because the brand just confirmed a long-term extension with Lillard, who will continue to play an integral part in their ad campaigns moving forward. Questions now arise regarding the internal structure of the brand’s best hoop athletes; will Rose, continue to be the driver, or will Lillard step into the limelight as a signature-shoe athlete? An official Lillard shoe hasn’t been confirmed yet, but stay tuned to Sneaker News for the latest on this latest on this new development.

Read more →

Nike Kobe 9 EM – Laser Crimson – Reflective Silver – Obsidian

April 13th, 2014 by | 9 comments

nike kobe 9 em laser crimson reflecitve silver obsidian Nike Kobe 9 EM   Laser Crimson   Reflective Silver   Obsidian

Stateside Nike Kobe fans got hit hard last week with the arrival of the Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM that looks to be a Euro exclusive. Delivering another blow later in the week was this Kobe 9 EM pair, one which we’ve so far only seen at European stockists. Surely Nike Basketball isn’t doing it to us again? This pair features a laser crimson/obsidian upper that switches between a couple of different patterns, some icy outsoles, and an unorthodox choice for the lacing. Continue reading to get familiar and keep your fingers crossed that these Kobes show up in the US.

Read more →

Releasing This Weekend – April 12th, 2014

April 11th, 2014 by | No comments

releasing this weekend 4 12 14 Releasing This Weekend   April 12th, 2014

The 2014 Nike Basketball Elite series will headline this weekend’s sneaker releases, as the Nike Kobe 9, the Nike KD 6, and the Nike LeBron 11 will all go Elite in a series of team-based colorways. Taking cues from another top tier set of Nike shoes is the Air Max 1 FB “Mercurial Pack” that’s fashioned after famous World Cup cleats of old. Continue reading to see those releases, as well as Jordans, adidas, and more that are on their way, and then tell us in the comments which of this weekend’s sneaker releases you’re trying to track down.

Read more →

Nike Kobe 9 Elite “UCONN” by Mache Customs for Geno Auriemma

April 11th, 2014 by | 50 comments

nike kobe 9 uconn mache 03 Nike Kobe 9 Elite UCONN by Mache Customs for Geno Auriemma

It was another glorious year for the UCONN basketball program, as both the men’s and the women’s teams won their respective National Championships this year. A portion of that success can be ascribed to women’s Coach Geno Auriemma, who has brought the school nine championships since his arrival in 1985. Celebrating Auriemma’s success is this version of the Nike Kobe 9 Elite from customizer extraordinaire Mache Customs, commissioned by Nike. Continue reading to see Mache’s Kobe 9 creation that pays tribute to the University of Connecticut’s championship pedigree and let us know if you think they’ve perhaps earned some PE pairs at this point.

Read more →

Nike Basketball Elite “Team” Collection – Release Reminder

April 11th, 2014 by | 3 comments

nike basktball elite team release reminder lebron Nike Basketball Elite Team Collection   Release Reminder

The Nike Basketball Elite Team collection for 2014 will release tomorrow, April 12th. The sneakers, which were originally scheduled for a 4/11 release, will become the first full trio of Elite releases from Nike Basketball this year – we’ve of course already had plenty of access to the Elite Kobes. Will you be going after these Thunder, Heat, and Lakers versions, or are you holding out for other upcoming pairs? Tell us in the comments, get a little bit more insight on the group via our exclusive interview on the 2014 Nike Basketball Elite series, and watch for these tomorrow at spots like Oneness.

Read more →

Back to Top ↑


  • Top Categories

    • Just Released
    • Nike Air Max
    • Nike Air Force 1s
    • Nike SB
    • Dunk
    • Air Jordans
    • Basketball
    • LeBron
    • Adidas
    • Running
    • Collaboration
    • Nike Retro
    • Upcoming Sneakers
    • Skate
    • eBay
    • Lifestyle Sneakers
  • Featured Content


  • Archives

  • SN Weekly Email Newsletter







>>>>