Finish Line’s first Flagship store of Chicago is set to open this Saturday at 8am in Woodfield Mall. This new store is going to come with a one of a kind design that you’ve never seen and it’s only right that we bring some 🔥 to kick off the grand opening. Below you will see some of the latest and greatest kicks that have hit shelves. We’ve got everything you need from Foamposites to OG Air Max and of course some classic Jordans and BOOST. Peep some of the styles below and get excited for Saturday morning, you won’t want to sleep in and miss out. The store will be opening early at 8am on Saturday so you’re going to want to set your alarm and come join us as we open this new spot.
Check out the kicks that we are going to have and take your rotation up a notch with a pair.
Every outfit starts with a fresh pair of kicks. As you know, Finish Line has the latest and greatest; especially now as Finish Line’s new store in the Woodfield Mall is opening early on Saturday, June 24th at 8am. We’re bringing the heat all weekend long giving you access to the hottest product, Saturday radio broadcast with your favorite station 92.3 and access to exclusive brand activations. Come through and kick it with us and by the time you leave, your look will be on point.
We will also be broadcasting the first ever exclusive live stream from the Finish Line app on 6/23. Make sure you don’t miss out on anything by downloading the Finish Line app now.
We will have Nike in the house on Saturday, June 24 from 11-2. Stop in, check out the new store and be a part of a local art debut with some of Chi-town’s very own. And of course while you’re there purchase a pair of VaporMax and Nike will send you home with a customized tote, while supplies last.
On Sunday, the adidas crew will be in the spot from 2pm to 5pm. Be a part of the movement and check-out the interactive lounge and evolving art piece. You think that’s it? Nah, we’ve got you – we’re also bringing it with exclusive access to the adidas product team.
Can’t make it? Don’t worry – Finish Line’s going to take care of you. Be sure to drop into your local Chicago-area Finish Line location for a gift from Jason Markk with any purchase during grand opening weekend, while supplies last. There’s more, to ensure that you’re always on point – Winner’s Circle members will be offered a $15 reward for every $100 spent in celebration the grand opening weekend. Make sure you save June 24th on your calendar and head to Woodfield Mall or your nearest Chicago-area Finish Line.
Triple black has always been a dope look when it comes to outfits and sneakers. Jay-Z spit the verse, “Black cards, black cars, all black everything” and now all black takes over the Nike VaporMax. Ever since the first run of VaporMax dropped back on Air Max Day in March, sneakerheads can’t get enough of the innovative silhouette. The completely visible Air unit eliminates the need for a midsole and max comfort with the ultimate feel with the Flyknit upper that hugs your foot to provide you with breathable comfort.
This next pair gets the blackout look with a full black upper that features anthracite and dark grey detailing. The smooth upper sits atop the shoe’s signature Air Max sole unit that has a dark overlay that looks black but isn’t completely blacked out. Even though there are a lot of releases this year, this pair is one that you don’t want to pass up.
Jordan Brand is giving you the chance to compliment your pair of Air Jordan Retro 4 ‘Motorsports’ that dropped earlier this year with a clean alternate version. MJ had a love for motorcycle racing that he had as a kid and eventually turned into a bigger passion by eventually owning his own team. Now, Jordan Brand is honoring his Airness’ affinity for motorsports. Hint hint at the name if you didn’t catch that.
Back in March, JB released the Air Jordan Retro 4 ‘Motorsport’ and it was done up with a white leather upper with black and blue accents throughout the sneaker. Now, we are getting the Air Jordan Retro 4 ‘Alternate Motorsport’ which is exactly what you think. This pair gets dressed in black leather upper with royal, silver and white accents. The clean makeup of this sneaker is perfect for the summer months when you go out, but now you don’t have to worry about keeping them super clean thanks to the black upper.
It’s a warm Friday morning in Jacksonville and you can feel the energy in the air as people are buzzing in the streets around Mavericks Live. People are lined up outside a building and passerby’s are asking “what is going on?” and the small group energetically replies with “ColeWorld Tonight!” and another shouts “J. Cole and J.I.D are performing tonight!” The Dreamville team is a group of artists that have been signed by the ever-popular, J. Cole. His latest signee to the label, J.I.D is the newest member to the team but has one of the hottest songs out right now that is being blasted through speakers everywhere.
J.I.D isn’t new to the rap game but he is new to a major U.S. tour like the one he is on right now. Five months ago, he was still on the come up in his hometown of Atlanta and grinding to get his name and record out there. Being the opener for a headline artist is no easy task but J.I.D embraces the role every night he takes the stage. He goes through his set each night and slowly work his way up to his hit song. Just 24 hours before the Jacksonville show, the first stop of the tour opened up with their first show in Columbia, South Carolina and J.I.D said he “was taken back when he started performing “NEVER” and the crowd rapped every word as if they were on stage with him and it was a surreal moment.”
Much like his style, his lyrical flow is different from what most people are used too, especially coming out of Atlanta. J.I.D raps about moments in his life and his crew as he relates them to being like the old cartoon, “Ed, Edd, n Eddy”. Authenticity is something he stays true to in his life, songs, and style.
Each night is a different city and stage which means comfort is important for the tour life. As he appeared from behind the stage, he steps out in the adidas PureBOOST DPR and bounces around the stage, dropping bars and building hype before the last song. The beat drops for “NEVER” and you can feel J.I.D unleash his energy on the crowd that invokes them to feel the passion he embodies in the lyrics.
Earlier this year, the sneaker blogs that populate the internet went crazy when a pair of adidas UltraBOOST 3.0s had appeared with a multi-color upper. The sneaker was very similar to the special edition Chinese New Year pair that had dropped. This new pair has a beautiful Primeknit woven upper that’s speckled with rainbow tints throughout while an obsidian overlay cage matches the inner lining for a simple, sleek, must-have look.
We can always count on adidas Originals to keep classic styles like the Gazelle and Superstar in the release rotation; and this summer adidas will continue to keep the classic vibes coming with three colorways of the Campus. The adidas Campus was initially released in 1971 as a low-cut basketball shoe, the adidas Tournament, but in 1980 would eventually transition into the lifestyle shoe we know and love today. This classic silhouette was even featured on the cover of the Beastie Boys 1992 debut album Check Your Head.
This pack, set to release this month, will feature a classic suede upper alongside contrasting white three-stripes and heel tab detailing. Whether your rocking with shorts, khakis or denim, this classic shoe will provide you with a minimalistic look all summer long.
You can pick up the adidas Campus here at FinishLine.com on June 15th.
Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers are in a position they haven’t yet faced this post-season, down 0-2. Their chances at repeating as NBA Finals champions is looking extremely slim right now but if Irving and the squad can come together and get on the right track they could make it happen. While Kyrie and his team have been battling on the hardwood, the team over at Nike has been pumping out new colorways of the Nike Kyrie 3 with a quickness. We’ve seen the Kyrie 3 in some new looks during the playoffs and it looks like Nike is adding new twists to Uncle Drew’s signature sneaker.
The Nike Kyrie 3 ‘Black Ice’ is the latest iteration of Irvings signature line and comes with a twist. Donning a clean and simple black upper with translucent outsoles, the new look of multi-color details on the medial and lateral outrigger traction that pops off a splash of color. With such a smooth detailed black upper, the cool, icy sole is the sleek compliment to the sneaker and the multicolor pods are the icing on the cake as the perfect detail.
10 years ago, Jordan Brand was honoring MJ and his hobbies, life, and accolades through special packs and colorways of his signature shoes. Back in 2007, JB released the Jordan 1 BMP (Beginning Moments Pack) also known as the ‘Old Love, New Love’ pack that consisted of two pairs of shoes that honored Jordans loves off the court. One pair was done in the classic, ‘Black Toe’ scheme that honored Micheal love for Chicago and the game of basketball. The second pair honored his new love that he became fascinated with off the court and it was done in a black and varsity yellow and white look that symbolized his passion for motorcycle racing.
Late last year, word got around that the Air Jordan Retro 1 ‘New Love’ would be returning this year and sneakerheads rejoiced. The old-heads that remember MJ’s love for racing and the original release of the pack had high hopes to get their hands on another pair. If you haven’t been able to cop a pair yet then we have good news for you. Tomorrow morning you will have the chance to get your hands on a fresh pair of the Air Jordan Retro 1 ‘New Love’ and start your summer in style.