The last seven days might have been the most hectic, fist-pump inducing week we’ve had in the first quarter of the year. Four Air Jordan colorways that would be shoo-ins for any sneakerhead’s G.O.A.T. list were rumored/confirmed for a 2010 release. If that didn’t stop you in your tracks, news of the Nike Air Attack Pack caused us to run for cover, as the Air Attack Pack is the first deluge of Air Max heat we’ve seen since the History of Air Powerall Series. Speaking of exclusive collections, Jordan Brand announced the BIN23 Collection, featuring Air Jordan models in premium materials deemed the best of the best. And finally, with the summer season just a few short breaths away, we saw what Nike Basketball had in store for us for Summer 2010. There’s a lot more to be seen and heard, so take moment and check out what went down over the last seven days.
AIR JORDAN RETRO RELEASE RUMORS/CONFIRMATIONS
Jordanheads were in a frenzy this week thanks to news of two confirmed Air Jordan XIII Retro releases and the rumor of an Air Jordan VI Infrared 2-pack.
NBA FEET RECAP: 3/6 – 3/12
Some of the NBA’s more sneaker savvy players showed off a variety of notable kicks this week, headlined by a courtside Michael Jordan appearance and Dwyane Wade’s new Bred colorway of the Air Jordan 2010.
NBA Feet: Jordan Heat From Around The League – Black & Red Edition
NBA Feet: Michael Finley – Air Jordan XII (12) PE – White – Black
NBA Feet: Dwyane Wade – Air Jordan Force VIII – White – Black – Grey – Red
NBA Feet: Amir Johnson – Air Jordan VI (6) Retro – Black – Varsity Red
NBA Feet: Dwyane Wade – Air Jordan 2010 PE – Black – Red
NBA Feet: Thaddeus Young + Damien Wilkins – Nike Air Penny II ‘Atlantic’
NBA Feet: Weekend Heat From Around The League
The week was overflowing with a ton of intriguing Air Jordan releases expected to release over the next few months and beyond.
Air Jordan Summer 2010 Preview
Air Jordan 2010 – Black – Flint Grey – Varsity Red
Air Jordan II Retro – White – Black – Varsity Red – May 2010
Air Jordan Flight 9 – White – Black – Varsity Red
Air Jordan Accolades – White – Black – Elephant – Sneak Peek
Air Jordan Alpha 1 – White – Black – Varsity Red
Air Jordan 1 Retro Phat – White – Medium Grey – Vibrant Yellow
Air Jordan 1 Phat 20 – New Images
Air Jordan 1 Phat LS – Marine Blue
NIKE AIR MAX – AIR ATTACK PACK
The Air Max leg of Nike’s bountiful new Air Attack pack were front and center as Sneaker News previewed seven popular Nike models that will each appear in five different colorways as part of this exciting new collection.
Nike Air Max 24/7 – Air Attack Pack
Nike Air Max 1 – Air Attack Pack
Nike Air Maxim 1 – Air Attack Pack
Nike Air Max 2009 – Air Attack Pack
Nike Air Max 95 – Air Attack Pack – Detailed Images
Nike Air Max Tailwind 2010 – Air Attack Pack
Nike Air Max Turbulence 16 – Air Attack Pack
JORDAN BRAND ANNOUNCES THE BIN23 COLLECTION
Jordan Brand officially announced plans for their high-end BIN23 line, featuring luxurious new editions of some classic models starting with the Air Jordan II Premio.
NIKE TRAINER SC 2010 – MANNY PACQUIAO PE
At this point, it’s very clear that Manny Pacquiao and Nike Trainer PE’s are a match made in heaven, further illustrated by the new Pacman Trainer SC 2010 that began to hit retailers this week.
AIR JORDAN AJKO – WHITE – VARSITY RED – NEW IMAGES
Following up on the classic White/Varsity Red/Black edition of the Air Jordan AJKO, we got our best looks yet at the simplified White/Varsity Red version that should be arriving shortly after the first colorway.
NIKE BASKETBALL SUMMER 2010 PREVIEW
It looks like ballers will have plenty of nice options to sink their teeth into this summer thanks to a sneak peek at some of Nike Basketball’s upcoming releases.
BODEGA x CONVERSE POORMAN WEAPON
Following up on the successful UNDFTD x Converse collab formula, the popular Poorman Weapon shoe gets a new makeover courtesy of well-known Boston retailer, Bodega.
Bodega x Converse Poorman Weapon
NIKE AUTO TRAINER – FALL 2010 PREVIEW
Nike’s hybrid program takes on a new challenge by transforming the Air Trainer SC II into the simplified new vulc-soled Auto Trainer that will hit retail as part of the coming Fall 2010 season.
Nike Auto Trainer – Fall 2010 Preview