Shaquille O’Neal wears size 23 sneakers, but that doesn’t mean that his signature models can’t be shrunk down to look good in smaller sizes. The latest release from Reebok Classic
The Reebok Shaqnosis, signature shoe of NBAÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Living Legend Shaquille OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Neal makes a return after 18 years of being locked away in ReebokÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s vault. The Shaqnosis is the most memorable shoe ever worn by the Ã¢â‚¬Å“Man of SteelÃ¢â‚¬Â. During their initial release either fans loved or hated the Shaqnosis, with their epic return it seems like the market is still the same way making it one of the most polarizing sneakers in history. In 2013, we will see many OG and new colorways make their way on the Shaqnosis, please check back at Nicekicks.com to catch all updates on this retro sneaker.
Paying tribute to Sarge, the Reebok Shaqnosis “Barracks” honors Shaquille O’Neal’s stepfather, Phillip Harrison. A cargo green upper makes for a militant makeup on the typically loud model, with camo lining tying in the theme. Set to release on the Wednesday, August 28, get a preview of the Reebook Shaqnosis “Barracks” in today’s Live Look video.
Shaquille O’Neal has always exhibited his love and respect for his stepfather Phillip Harrison, a former staff sergeant in the United States Army. Now, to further honor one of his biggest role models, Shaq’s most iconic sneaker is being released in an armed forces colorway. Paying homage to Shaq’s upbringing on a military base, the Reebok Shaqnosis “Barracks” features a full cargo green upper and camo collar lining. This latest Shaqnosis style code rides on a black midsole and tan outsole, and camouflages the famous hypnotic design to create a clean, uniform appearance.
Shaquille O’Neal’s Reebok Shaqnosis finally comes back tomorrow, but how long did we have to wait? Why are they important? These questions and more are answered in this edition of Everything You Need to Know. From the shoe’s release history to its cultural significance, click through these pages to get all of the details on the Reebok Shaqnosis.