November 7th, 2011 by John Kim
Kryptonate and Superman? For one night, the two opposing forces took the night off as Nate Robinson rocked the Superman-inspired Air Jordan IV ‘Doernbecher’ during the Rip City Basketball Classic Charity Game. The event, arranged and hosted by Portland Trail Blazers’ forward LaMarcus Aldridge, is just the latest in the ‘unofficial season’ of exhibition games, which have been featuring the league’s biggest stars and fan draws. The Air Jordan IV ‘Doernbecher’ instantly sold out online and at retail spots that carried them, but it appears ‘ol boy Nate was able to secure himself a pair. Did you miss out on yours? Check out the images (courtesy of oregonlive) of Kryptonate in unison with Superman, and see what’s available now on eBay.
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December 21st, 2010 by Aaron Kr.
Nate Robinson‘s been at the forefront of the NBA sneaker-game ever since he entered the league in 2005 as a late first-round pick from the Knicks (via the Suns). Nate’s been known to wear some heat during his college days, but his sneaker-fame in the NBA is solely due to his rising up the ranks – literally – by dunking over anyone with a pulse and capturing the hearts of the undersized around the globe. During his time with the Knicks and the Celtics, Nate Robinson has gone against the team-sneaker trend and has worn some notable kicks like the Zoom LeBron IV ‘Birthday’, the Altitude XIII (long before the 2010 version was even confirmed), and a number of other Jordan Retros, but in this latest twitter video, Nate Robinson sheds light on one of his favorite sneakers – the Nike Air Max 1. He’s gotten positively iD crazy because his sneaker closet is filled with Nike Air Max 1 iDs, so check out his collection video after the jump and let us know which colorway stands out the most!
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