Kanye’s Twitter Rampage, AJ1 “Best Hand In The Game”, And More Of This Week’s Top Stories
Celebrities and collaborations were the name of the game this week in sneakers, as Kanye West premiered a ton of new Yeezys, from 350’s to 500’s and Wave Runners during his Twitter deluge while also finding time to roast Nike’s M2K Tekno. Kanye’s label mate Travi$ Scott’s “Cactus Jack” 4s were unvieled by rapper Sheck Wes and then rocked on court by NBA sneaker king PJ Tucker, and Tyler, The Creator also got in on the fun as he previewed a new Golf Le Fleur Converse One Star. Air Max collaborations both classic and futuristic with ACRONYM and atmos made waves, as did a rumored Vans/Nasa collaboration. On the Air Jordan front, the “Best Hand In The Game” collection garnered a great deal of attention, and Nike Running claimed their share of the spotlight with the announcement of their amazing new FlyPrint technology and the upcoming re-release of a classic Zoom Fly. For all that and more, dig in to this week’s edition of Top Stories.
Kanye West Returns To Twitter, Reveals Upcoming YEEZY Samples
Kanye West unveiled a massive amount of new adidas Yeezy product/samples during his epic stream of consciousness on Twitter.
Travi$ Scott’s Air Jordan 4 “Cactus Jack” Is Releasing In June
La Flame is getting his own Jordan 4, complete with a Houston Oilers-inspired colorway and Cactus Jack branding.
Air Jordan 1 “Best Hand In The Game” Releases May 5th
A pack of 4 new Air Jordan 1 colorways, inspired by MJ’s extensive list of achievements and love of playing cards is set to drop early next month.
Air Jordan 11s Made For Prom Nights, Graduations, And Other Formal Events
Officially known as the “Blackout” Jordan 11s, this dark tonal take on an iconic silhouette is set to drop next month.
Kanye West Throws Shade At Nike For M2K Tekno Design
Kanye’s latest deluge of tweets included some grade A shade directed at Nike’s new chunky “dad” silhouette, the M2K Tekno.
Nike Adds Fractal Prints To The Air Max 98
This recently-unveiled Air Max 98 features a wild, head-turning print on the upper.
Exclusive Look At The ACRONYM x Nike Vapormax In Black/Volt
Get a good look at Errolson Hugh’s latest take on the Vapormax Moc 2.
Complete Look At The atmos x “We Love Nike” Pack
Every pair from the shoebox-inspired collection, all in one place.
Tyler, The Creator Reveals New Converse One Star Colorways
Tyler shows off his newest Golf Le Fleur sneaker, featuring a tonal upper with contrast stitching.
The OG Nike Zoom Fly SP Is Restocking In May
The first colorway of one of Nike’s best new silhouettes of 2017 is set for a re-release.
Is NASA Collaborating With Vans?
This space-inspired Sk8 Hi is rumored to be a part of the collaboration.
Nike Unveils FlyPrint, The First 3-D Printed Upper
The first-ever FlyPrint sneaker is set to debut at the London Marathon this weekend.
First Look At The Air Jordan 4 “Raptors”
One of the most beloved Air Jordan 7 colorways ever makes an appearance on the Jordan 4.
Puma’s Thunder Electric Chunky Shoe Revealed In More Colorways
Dad shoe season is in full swing, and Puma is throwing their hat in the ring with their Thunder Electric silhouette.