The Nike Kyrie 5 debuted a few weeks back. So far this season we’ve seen several insane colorways on court, rocked by the shoe’s namesake. Another one is coming to shelves, with the release of the Nike Kyrie 5 ‘Multicolor.’ A navy upper is complemented by silver branding (Swoosh & signature Kyrie logo). The callout feature of this latest drop is the intergalactic, multicolor shroud. A clean white outsole balances out the colorful design.
As we learned with the initial release of the Kyrie 5, Irving wants the model to be “more honest,” with details from his personal life being integrated into each shoe. Such as the all-seeing eye on the back of the heel, his personal mantra “just be you” and a reminder from his father to stay “hungry and “humble” on the toes. The names of his mother, Elizabeth, and daughter, Azurie are also featured on the sides.
Control the courts, with the Nike Kyrie 5 ‘Multicolor’ on 12/15 from Finish Line.
With the cold front en route it’s time to bust out your dark kicks on those winter training sessions. If you’re looking to reup on a new pair Nike’s got you covered with the latest edition of the Air VaporMax Flyknit 2. Anthracite and dark grey knits are beautifully blended together, creating an eye-catching combo on the upper. Black reinforcements on the toe and heel add durability to the upper. Sitting atop the famed VaporMax system, this is the lightest, most flexible Air Max ever. After 7 years planning and countless hours of testing the Nike Air VaporMax is a running dream. Grab a pair and join the revolution.
Pound the pavement with the Nike Air VaporMax Flyknit 2 on 12/13 from Finish Line.
Since its release in 1991, the Nike Air Huarache has continued to innovate and push boundaries, which is why the style has remained a staple of running footwear. Designed by Tinker Hatfield, the model was inspired Native American Sandals and was designed to stretch with your foot. That idea has been expanded on the latest edition of the model.
The Nike Air Huarache Run Premium Zip takes the classic Huarache look and elevates it. As the name suggests, the shoe boasts a zippered, gusseted tongue. Hidden branding is revealed when the tongue is unzipped. Laced, zipped, totally undone or unzipped. You can wear it as you choose, creating tons of style options. The rubber cage and elastic strap adds support and provides the classic Huarache look. An encapsulated Air-Sole unit and Cushlon foam are paired together for next level cushioning. This round of colorways includes options in black and ‘Bright Citron.
Don’t miss out on the Nike Air Huarache Run Premium Zip on 12/13 at Finish Line.
You’re in for a treat, as icons are colliding for a super special collab. Timberland, Mitchell & Ness, and the NBA have joined forces to reimagine the classic 6” boot. Each boot is crafted with Timberland waterproof leather, which includes a seam-seal or an internal membrane to help your feet stay dry. They’ll also include PrimaLoft insulation and an EVA footbed for shock absorption. You’ll have your pick of three editions, one celebrating the Golden State Warriors, another for the Chicago Bulls and the last a Hardwood Classics edition.
Winners of four of the last five NBA Championships, the model of excellence, there’s no hotter team in the league than the Golden State Warriors. It only makes sense that they’d be included in the collab. The wheat boot is complemented by a Warriors colored collar (gold, white, blue). Thanks to their six championships in the ‘90s and being the home to the g.o.a.t (Michael Jordan), the Chicago Bulls inspired a generation. Their boot utilizes a black base with a team colored collar (black, red, white). Both boots feature the team name at the back, their respective team logo on the tongue and a hangtag that calls out the years of their championships.
Throwing it back to yesteryear, the Hardwood Classics edition of the collab features old school logos from each NBA Franchise. Meaning the Seattle Supersonics, Vancouver Grizzlies and Washington Bullets will have receive their proper due. The right boot is dedicated to the eastern conference, while the left boot is dedicated to the West.
Don’t miss out on this very special collab. Secure the Timberland x Mitchell & Ness x NBA boots on 12/7 at Finish Line.
Nike and Carhartt WIP made waves awhile back with their work on the Eminem Air Jordan 4 Retro. The duo is back at it again and set to release a collab on a Nike staple, the Air Max 95. The iconic Air style will be remixed with signature materials from the WIP (work in progress) line from Carhartt.
The Carhartt WIP x Nike Air Max 95 is highlighted by a bold camouflage upper, which pairs durable Dearborn Canvas with ripstop nylon. An off-white midsole houses the iconic Max Air unit and contrasts nicely against the standout upper. Reflective detailing throughout ensures you’ll be seen far and wide. Orange accents and work boot style laces pop against the camo and complete this option.
Grab the Carhartt WIP x Nike Air Max 95 on 12/6 from Finish Line.
Since its release in 1982, the Nike Air Force 1 has been a staple of sneaker culture. Named after the aircraft that carries the United States president, the notorious model has seen several iterations, each raising the bar on style more and more. In an effort to further elevate the icon, Nike is releasing a special Gum Pack.
Serving as the base for the pack is the Nike Air Force 1 ‘07 LV8 Style. The model incorporates the hoops-inspired performance from the ‘82 original, while adding fresh new details for an elegant new look. A durable, tonal leather upper provides a premium look and feel. As the pack name suggests, the Nike Air Force ‘07 LV8 Style sits atop a gum brown sole. That non-marking rubber cupsole provides that iconic AF1 look. You’ll have four colorways options with this pack, Flat Pewter, Black, Camper Green and Monarch.
Check out the Nike Air Force 1 ‘07 LV8 Style Gum Pack on 12/6 at Finish Line.
In the midst of his eighth NBA season, Kyrie Irving is enjoying another All-Star caliber year for the Boston Celtics. Constantly adding to his bag, the game has clearly slowed down for the young veteran and he’s able to get to his spots with ease. Much like his NBA career thus far, Kyrie’s next signature model is all about evolution. When asked by Nike to describe the Kyrie 5 to his younger self, ‘Uncle Drew’ hit them with one line: “look how far we’ve come.”
Once again teaming up with designer Benjamin Nethongkome, the Nike Kyrie 5 was designed to help Irving play quicker and sharper. The biggest technological advancement of the model is the new Air Zoom Turbo unit. Designed for quick start-and-stop play, the unit curves to the outsole and provides responsiveness in all directions. Ensuring your foot locks into the Air Zoom Turbo unit is the new containment system (which amplifies the response) is the the new containment system. Inspired by a venus flytrap, the upper was designed to be both aesthetically pleasing and improve the overall fit and feel of the shoe. The above mentioned sits atop a new traction pattern which draws inspo from the Hamsa tattoo on Kyrie’s left arm. That particular tattoo was chosen because it’s a shield of protection for Irving, shielding him from negative energy.
A man with a vision, Kyrie has ensured that the Kyrie 5 is going to be “more honest.” Going as far as to include details from his personal life on the shoe. Such as the all-seeing eye on the back of the heel, his personal mantra “just be you” and a reminder from his father to stay “hungry and “humble” on the toes. The names of his mother, Elizabeth, and daughter, Azurie are also featured on the sides. Recognizing the importance of relatability, he wants to use his latest model as a vehicle to tell stories (his and others). In that aforementioned Nike piece Kyrie said this: “People sometimes feel like they’re alone or they feel like they can’t connect to anyone. I want to come in and bridge that gap for them.” Strong words and a great message. Putting his money where his mouth is, for the Kyrie 5’s lifespan every colorway will bare Kyrie’s stamp of approval.
Create your own story with the Nike Kyrie 5 on 11/23 at Finish Line.
On the heels of his first NBA Most Valuable Player Award, James Harden has started the NBA season in the third installment from his signature collection. Always in his bag, the adidas Harden Vol.3 was designed to help ‘The Beard’ hit his go-to moves (Euro-step, step-back) with freedom and ease. Because he’s always shifting directions and stopping on a dime, you know the grip on the Harden Vol.3 is exceptional. The fractal herringbone outsole pattern will have you on the court running circles around defenders just like Harden. All about energy and response (the more energy you give, the more you get), the thick BOOST midsole returns from previous models. This ‘Supernova’ edition of the Harden Vol.3 is a tribute to Harden’s ability to create space on the floor and Houston’s designation as the home of NASA. The white textile upper is complemented with a black tongue, forefoot strap and heel. A marbled contrasts nicely against the aforementioned white BOOST midsole. Harden’s signature is printed on the strap and his jersey number, ‘13’ is featured on the medial side of the shoe.
Prepare for takeoff with the adidas Harden Vol.3 ‘Supernova’ on November 16th at Finish Line.
The two largest cities in the United States, New York and Los Angeles can be considered polar opposites. New York is all about hustle and fortitude while LA is all about glitz and glam. Playing on the opposites of the cities, Nike is bringing you an East meets West theme for the Blazer Mid and Air Max 95 PRM. Both come dressed with a smooth, black upper, the left and right shoes feature a New York and Los Angeles theme, respectively. One shoe has ‘NY’ stitched onto the heel (left on the Blazer, right on the Air Max 95 PRM), ‘New York City’ printed on the insole and sports the New York Knicks team colors throughout (blue tongue padding, orange laces and orange laces). The other shoe has ‘LA’ stitched on the heel(right on the Blazer, left on the Air Max 95 PRM), ‘Los Angeles’ printed on the insole and the LA Lakers team colors throughout (purple tongue padding and gold laces. Each pair comes with a total of five laces so you’ve got tons of options for customization.
Launching on November 16th, don’t miss out on the Nike Blazer Mid & Air Max 95 PRM at Finishline.com