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Underdog Sneaker Champion of 2019: The Instapump Fury BOOST

In a year crowded with a ridiculous amount of hyped releases, there are many opinions of what could be sneaker of the year. With releases from Jordan x Travis Scott, Nike x Sacai, and many more, it’s hard to keep track of them all. That being said, there are too many well-executed sneakers that go …

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Michael Jordan with the Air Jordan 1 Black Toe 1985

Air Jordan 1 History Lesson

The Air Jordan 1 is arguably the most important sneaker in the history of footwear. Not only was it Michael Jordan’s first signature sneaker from Nike, but it was the beginning of Nike’s ingenuity when it comes to storytelling. The Air Jordan 1 began as a basketball sneaker, found a second life with skateboarders in …

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2019-20 NBA Sneaker Preview

via USA Today As the NBA regular season approaches (about 14 days to be exact) we start to see some of the latest and greatest footwear drop; so it’s only fitting I’d hit you with a 2019-20 NBA sneaker preview! It looks like we’re primed for a great year of sneakers if the NBA Pre-Season …

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The Best Kobe Bryant Signature Sneakers

How many professional athletes are so legendary that they are celebrated around the globe and throughout social media on back to back days? The answer is one, and that is Kobe Bryant. With a birthday that lands on 8/23 and “Mamba Day” that lands on 8/24, which are the two jersey numbers that Kobe Bryant …

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FBF: Footwear Flashback

Y’all ready for a Footwear Flashback? Hop into the Sneaker History time machine and go back to the early 2010s with us! Much like a preteen going through puberty, the first half of the 2010s were a confusing time in basketball footwear. Technology was constantly advancing and subsequently, the basketball category experienced growing pains. Signature …

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Consolation Prizes

Have you ever walked into your favorite sneaker store to have a shoe catch your eye because it reminds you of another silhouette? Some say that ‘shoe x’ is just a cheap knock-off of the model with all the hype surrounding it. I have to admit that I was one of those sneaker collectors who …

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FBF: NBA Summer League

NBA Summer League starts today, meaning we get to see Zion Williamson and the 2019 Draft class in action for the first time. There have been various forms of the Summer League that date back to 1984, but the current format has been in place since 2001. While most NBA fans are still caught up …

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The Colorways Present: The 10 Best Debut Colorways of NBA Lottery Picks

We’re feeling nostalgic this fine Thursday; so we got to thinking about the best debut colorways of NBA lottery picks. Since 1990, which premier NBA draft prospect has dropped the most John Blaze debut signature sneaker? In honor of tonight’s NBA Draft and our ongoing partnership with The Colorways we’re gonna hit y’all with a …

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TISH: Ray Allen’s Clutch 3-Pointer

Ray Allen with The Shot. Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler via Getty Images Today in sneaker history Ray Allen saved the Miami Heat by hitting one of the most clutch shots, ever! The Heat trailed the Spurs 92-95 with less than twenty seconds left in regulation in a modern slugfest. Here’s how it played out: …

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The Colorways Preview: Cam’s Customs

Happy Friday sneaker friends! We’re excited to another weekend, aren’t you? TGIF Last week we served up a tasty little history lesson about Nike SB, and introduced everyone to a new sneaker event going down in Portland this July called The Colorways. I (Robbie) live in Portland, OR so I’m pretty passionate about what my …

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