Kobe Bryant has unfortunately been spending an extra amount of time off the court while recovering from injury, and the casual rendition of his ninth signature sneaker has allowed him to lay low in style. With multiple colorways already on the market, the Nike Kobe 9 NSW Lifestyle has proven to be a popular off-court alternative to his high-top hoop shoe. A brand new colorway of the NSW Kobe 9 has now popped up in an upper-end style code for the Summer. This makeup uses a white tumbled leather upper on top of a marble midsole, detailed with new slate pops on the neoprene tongue and heel, as well as on the forefoot of the outsole. Get a closer look in at the luxurious model below, and order up a pair today from Caliroots.
As a pivotal player in the industry, Nike Basketball has lead the way in innovation and design. Signing some of the best players in the NBA including Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, and Kevin Durant, Nike made their presence known worldwide. Using Flywire materials and Hyperfuse construction, Nike Basketball has made not only lighter performance shoes but durable as well. Check for the latest signature shoes below:
- LeBron James shoes -> Latest shoe is the Nike LeBron 11.
- Kobe Bryant shoes-> Latest shoe is the Nike Kobe 9.
- Kevin Durant shoes-> Latest shoe is the Nike KD 6.
Fans of the color combination utilized on the “Solar Red” Yeezy 2, meet the new Nike Air Foamposite Pro PRM “Laser Crimson”. The iconic styling that was made famous on Kanye’s second sneaker with a Swoosh is revisited on another one of the brand’s heavy hitters. This premium Nike Air Foamposite Pro is composed of a glossy black carbon fiber printed base, laser crimson detailing throughout, and a glow-in-the-dark sole. Scaly tongue trim contributes additional detailing to these upper-end Foams. Get an up close and personal look at the Yeezy-inspired Foamposite Pro below, and stock up for the release on April 19th for a premium $250 at select NSW accounts, including shopnicekicks.
James Harden’s favorite sneakers this season have proven their value on the hardwood, as they have been a mainstay in Kicks On Court on its endorser and fellow All-Star Paul George. Now, the silhouette is tweaked to transition to the blacktop with the Nike Zoom Crusader Outdoor. Rolled out in a “Pure Platinum” style code, the remodeling of the Zoom Crusader features an ultra-durable XDR outsole and multidirectional traction for more rugged surfaces while maintaining its lightweight Hyperfuse and Flywire upper. This colorway of the outdoorsman uses a glossy pure platinum upper with wolf grey detailing on the toe box and heel, complimented by a large black Swoosh and laser crimson outsole that mirrors some of the PEs that James Harden has worn this season. Get ready for the upcoming open-air Summer runs with a pair of the Nike Zoom Crusader Outdoor today for $110 from Nike.
The re-engineered version of the Black Mamba’s ninth signature sneaker is fired up to create the Nike Kobe 9 EM “Laser Crimson”. Swapping out the Flyknit upper from the Kobe 9 Elite, this simplified low-top rendition uses engineered mesh for a body that is still lightweight and filled with color. A bold laser crimson base is painted with a graphic design all over, riding on a black midsole and wavy ice blue outsole. Detailing on this Kobe 9 EM comes in the for of Kobe Bryant’s number 24 on the upper, a speckled midsole and a popping silver Swoosh. This slithering silhouette has already sold out at select retailers like End., but stay tuned to Nice Kicks for further release information.
On April 12th, the Nike Basketball Elite Series “Team” Collection launches at Nike retailers across the country. While the LeBron 11 Elite and KD VI Elite from the pack certainly turn heads, the high-cut, Lakers-themed Nike Kobe 9 Elite manages to stand out from the crowd. See what the Nike Kobe 9 Elite “Team” looks like when laced up and paired with different pants and shorts in our latest On-Foot Look, and head to shopnicekicks.com tomorrow at 12pm CDT to pick up your pair for $225.
LeBron is ready for the Heat’s quest for the title with the reveal of the latest Elite edition of the Nike LeBron 11. The Nike LeBron 11 Elite “Gold” takes its cues from the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy, as metallic gold accents highlight the strong and sleek silhouette. The Elite 11 maintains the same lower cut and articulated external cage seen on the “Team” and “Hero” editions, while Hyperposite protection and Dynamic Flywire fiber in the upper combine with Lunarlon cushioning and a Nike Zoom unit in the midsole to maximize performance. You can pick up the “Gold” LeBron 11 Elite on June 6 at Nike.com and select retail locations globally.