April 18, 2011 BY John Kim
Now that the men have been separate from the boys, it’s time to further distinguish the kings amongst the men. The real NBA season began on Saturday, with super Nike athletes Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and Paul Pierce starting their quests for championship glory. The road to a championship “is paved with EPIC performances that build heroes and cast legacies”, and Nike Basketball is celebrating these inspiring moments and the players who create these long-lasting memories. Out East, you have LeBron battling Paul Pierce in a mammoth match-up of elite small-forwards, while the West features the game’s best winner in Kobe Bryant facing off against Kevin Durant, the most dangerous scorer in the NBA. Who you got in the Finals? In any scenario, expect to see a showcase of some great Nike Basketball sneakers, like the Nike Zoom Kobe VI, Nike LeBron 8 P.S., Nike Zoom KD III, and the Nike Air Max Flight ’11. A detail gallery awaits you below so take a look and get prepared for the most anticipated NBA post season of the century!