Month: April 2019

The Sneaker of Summer 2019: Air Jordan 1

Winter is finally over! Now it’s time to break out your favorite kicks and un-deadstock those grails for everyone to see. We all know a flood of new releases are on the horizon, but there’s always a specific model that becomes the sneaker of the summer. Whether its a pair of all-whites or the newest …

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fragment design x Air Jordan 3 (unreleased) worn by Hiroshi Fujiwara

The Best Fragment Design x Nike Collabs of All Time

Hiroshi Fujiwara is one of the most respected creators in what I would call the Hypebeast world. Hiroshi started fragment design in 2003 in Tokyo, Japan, after finding success with READYMADE, Headquarter, GOODENOUGH, Electric Cottage, Uniform, Head Porter, and a number of other projects and companies, including a number of magazines in both the print …

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The Mamba Effect: Kobe Bryant’s Impact On Sneakers

Kobe Bryant undoubtedly left a lasting legacy on the league, but just how big is Kobe Bryant’s impact on sneakers? The 5-time champion’s “Mamba Mentality” has been the killer instinct that players have been looking to embody, even before Bryant’s retirement. Kobe has rightfully earned the respect of fans and foes alike, not only due …

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Donald Glover and J. Cole Sneaker Collabs - Sneaker History Podcast Ep. 9

Episode 9 – Donald Glover’s adidas Partnership, J. Cole x PUMA

On Episode 9 of the Sneaker History Podcast, Nick Engvall, Robbie Falchi, and Mike Guillory, discuss the endorsement deal and collaborative release from Donald Glover and adidas. The early release of the Childish Gambino x adidas collab showcases a very simple and pre-distressed silhouette. Will it prevent the guys from copping a pair? Also on …

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An Ode To The Zoom LeBron 3 OG

Original Generation (OG) colorways of our favorite shoes are always welcomed with open arms when retro’ed. The Jordan line is the most well-known and easiest example of this nostalgia affect at play. We’ve seen a billion Air Jordan 1s over the years; but nothing gets our palms itching like a fresh retro of the Air …

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TISH: Dame Time

Today in Sneaker History Damian Lillard scorched the Utah Jazz to the tune of 59 points! The Utah Jazz were (are) fantastic on defense so it’s super impressive to put up a fiddy-piece on them and win! The Blazer point guard not only set a personal career high, but he also set the Moda Center …

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Beyoncé x adidas Partnership - Sneaker History Podcast

Sneaker History Podcast Episode 8 – Beyoncé x adidas Endorsement Deal

On Episode 8 of the Sneaker History Podcast, the team focuses on the Beyoncé x adidas Endorsement Deal. While Kanye West, Pharrell, Drake, and Travis Scott, are all hugely popular celebrities, none of them compare to the number of followers that Beyoncé has. And it could also be said that the #BeyHive is much more …

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Russ Whaaat??brook

When you’re the first player since Wilt Chamberlin to do anyyything in the NBA then you’re an absolute beast… needless to say, Russell Westbrook is a friggin’ beast. The Thunder point gawd recorded the league’s second ever 20-20-20 triple-double last night in a breezy win against my Lakers. ‘Triple-double’ has been Russ’s middle name the …

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Air Max Day…in April?

With Air Max Day in the rear view mirror, and no notable drops to speak of…what do we do now? This year Nike chose to forgo any big releases (at least in the United States). Instead, they focused their energy on their “Give Fresh Air” initiative, which was their way of giving back to the …

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