FILA‘s undisputed silhouette leader was so well-received this past March that it is making another quickstrike appearance for the holidays. The classic white and navy FILA 96 that Grant Hill
Grant Hill shoes
After a decorated run at Duke, Grant Hill became the franchise image of the Detroit Pistons as only a rookie. The FILA 95 “Re-Introduced” Pack remembers his hot start as an NBA athlete and signature shoe star, bringing back the original Grant Hill shoe in two original colorways. A White/Navy rendition is inline with the classic Pistons jerseys, while a Black/Black makeup remains tough. Look for the FILA 95 “Re-Introduced” Pack to launch on September 19th.
The year was 1996 and Grant Hill was red-hot. Before winning an Olympic Gold Medal with Team USA, Hill would lead the NBA in All-Star votes, proving the most popular at his position in the East and beating out Michael Jordan, Penny Hardaway, Shaquille O’Neal and many more in balloting. The FILA 96 “Tradition” remembers the shoe Grant laced up for that memorable game and for much of that awesome season. Based in blue suede and accented by leather trim, this shoe is set to return in retro form. Look for the FILA 96 “Tradition” to release on August 22nd at FILA.com at noon EST and select FILA accounts nationwide.
After its release date was pushed back, Grant Hill’s iconic FILA 96 “Olympic” is now available for purchase. While bringing home the gold medal in Atlanta’s Olympic Games, FILA’s poster boy dominated in this clean Uncle Sam FILA 96. Back for the first time in 17 years, one of the brand’s most famous models stays true to form. This American silhouette displays a white leather upper and a speckled navy outsole and heel. Red, white and blue United States stars on the toe add a patriotic element to this distinct dribbler.
Those looking to pick up the FILA 96 “OLY” now have a week longer to save their dough. Worn by Grant Hill in the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, this retro release sees the first comeback of this famed colorway. Look for the FILA 96 “OLY” to release at shopnicekicks.com and other FILA accounts on August 8th, as opposed to August 1st, for $100.