Month: October 2015

Michael Jordan in OG Air Jordan XVII "College Blues"

Michael Jordan Returns as a Washington Wizard

October 30, 2001 was a day of many firsts for Michael Jordan. Upon his second comeback to the NBA, it would be the first time “His Airness” would be playing against the rival New York Knicks as a player other than as a Chicago Bull. It would be the first time he put on the …

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ALIFE x ASICS Gel Lyte III "Monster" Pack photo via Freshness

ALIFE’s ASICS Gel Lyte III “Monster” Pack Turns 7

Thanks mainly to Ronnie Fieg, the ASICS Gel Lyte III has been one of the most popular runner models of the past few years. It may be at its height of popularity now, especially for collaborations, as it is celebrating 25 years. However, that doesn’t mean it wasn’t in the spotlight previously. Seven years ago, the team …

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Louis Vuitton x Kanye West Collection For Sale

Louis Vuitton x Kanye West Collection For Sale

Love him or hate him, Kanye West is an undeniable part of sneaker history. As we discussed on Outside The Box a few weeks back, Kanye has been a part of the shift in sneakers that could only happen with the help of mass amounts of followers and mainstream media placement that no athlete is …

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The Jordan Bin 23 Complete Collection

What Would You Pay for the Entire Jordan Bin 23 Collection?

The Bin 23 Jordan Collection is quite an anomaly. It’s the most premium quality Jordans we’ve ever seen, significantly higher quality than the Remastered Jordans from this year. The Bin 23 Jordans came with high end shoe trees, dust bags, and premium packaging that was really everything the sneaker community was asking for when it …

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Norse Projects x New Balance 670 NTU

A Look Back at the Norse Projects x New Balance 670 NTU

We look back at a 2009 New Balance collaboration from one of Denmark’s premier boutiques, Norse Projects. The Danish boutique brand is known for their clean styling and classic styling–this sneaker followed that model. The search was on for a silhouette that would match up perfectly with their own apparel for the Fall/Winter season; the …

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Marty McFly in Nike Mag

10 Things That Back To The Future II Taught Us About Sneakers

Today is the day. Whether you’re into sneakers or into Back To The Future, October 12, 2015, has been marked on your mental calendar for years. Today was (or is?) the day Marty McFly went back to the future to take the place of his son Marty McFly Jr. in the Cafe 80s wearing the …

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Marty McFly's Nike Sneakers From Back To The Future II

15 Facts You Should Know About the Nike MAG

It’s finally upon us. The day fans of pop culture and sneakers have been waiting for, October 21, 2015. At exactly 4:29 pm at the Hill Valley Mall parking lot, Marty McFly arrives from the future in a time-traveling DeLorean with Doc Brown and his girlfriend Jennifer to save their future kids. When he arrives, …

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Eddie Jones in Nike Air Money vs Michael Jordan in Air Jordan XII - Image via Pintrest

Happy 44th Birthday Eddie Jones!

Eddie Jones? Who is he? For some of you that are not familiar, Eddie Jones was one of the first Brand Jordan athletes to ever have a signature shoe (along with Vin Baker). I say Brand Jordan instead of Jordan Brand is because the company was first coming into its own entity and wanted to …

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Eminem in Air Jordan 3 "True Blue"

Eminem Enjoys His 43rd Birthday

It’s hard to believe but Eminem aka Slim Shady aka Marshall Mathers turns 43 years old today. He’s been around so long that his little girl, Haley, is now out of high school and in college. Besides his masterful ability to spit rhymes and complex verses, he also has a pretty mean kick game. Since …

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15 Years Ago Isiah Thomas was Inducted Into the Hall of Fame

Isiah Thomas, hobbling down the court at full speed with a determination unlike any other, scored 25 points in a single quarter while suffering an eye injury, back issues, and a badly sprained ankle earlier in the historic Game 6 of the 1988 NBA Finals. That’s the kind of player he was. LeBron’s cramps? F*** …

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