When we reported on the White/Red Air Jordan Retro XII earlier this week, many commentors wanted to see some more pics so, here are some more pics. Not much more to say that we didn’t cover in the first post so as a reminder, the White/Red Air Jordan Retro XII is set to release this Winter.
Air Jordan Retro XII
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After years of wearing Reebok sneakers, Baron Davis is getting his own sneaker with Li-Ning. For those of you who are unfamiliar, Li-Ning is China based sneaker company that has been trying to make in roads into the NBA for a couple of years now. Baron Davis is the most high profile and the first NBA player to receive his own signature sneaker with the brand.
The Li-Ning BD1 features a low a breathable perforated leather upper sitting on a low profile midsole/outsole that emphasizes proper traction. The best of the sneaker is easily the Baron Davis branding which includes a “BD” on the heel, “Baron” on the tongue tab, and the logo on the tongue which features Baron’s face including his now trademark beard and headband.
No word on a stateside release but look for Boom to wear the Li-Ning BD1 this year on the court. Read on for more pics.
The Black/Hot Red Nike Auto Flight is available now on [NikeTown.com]. The Nike Auto Flight fuses the upper from the Nike Flight Light and the midsole/outsole from the Nike Blazer. The result is a combination of the retro Basketball look on a more casual midsole for the Fall/Winter.
[NikeTown.com] has a full size run of the Black/Hot Red Nike Auto Flight for the retail of $90.
Nike Auto Flight
In addition to the [adidas Forum x Redman], adidas recently released the adidas Superstar II x Redman. The Redman x adidas Superstar II features a Red nubuck and Red leather upper with Black nubuck adidas Three Stripes. The tongue also features a graphic of Redman and the heel tab features Redman’s nickname “Funk Doc” under the Trefoil logo.
The Redman x adidas Superstar II is available now at select adidas accounts. Read on for more.
Later this Fall Jordan Brand is set to release a pack of Jordan 60+ sneakers that are inspired by Michael Jordan’s 60+ performances in the playoffs. Each of the sneakers within the pack feature the colors of the team that MJ put 60+ on. Included within this pack is the Detroit Pistons Jordan 60+. The Detroit Pistons Jordan 60+ features a Black nubuck upper with Blue contrast stitching. The midsole features a combo of Blue, Red, and Grey with a speckled print.
The Detroit Pistons Jordan 60+ is set to release later this Fall. Read on for more pics.
With the [White/Red Air Jordan Retro XIIs] finally set to return, we are flashing back to 1997 today. The ’96/’97 Chicago Bulls were one of greatest teams to ever play in the NBA going 69-13 in the regular season their way to repeating as NBA Champions. The team was so good that Sports Illustrated wondered if their success was bad for the NBA.
In a classic SI cover, a larger than life Michael Jordan hovers over miniature versions of Patrick Ewing, Shaquille Oneal, Grant Hill, Charles Barkley, teasing them with a Basketball that they can’t reach. On this cover, MJ is rocking the White/Red Air Jordan XIIs.