Charles Barkley

The Nike Air Max2 CB 94’s Return

When listing off Nike Basketball signature lines most people typically start with Kobe, LeBron, Penny, or Pip, but real OGs of the culture will quickly bring up Charles Barkley’s impressive kick resume. It’s no secret that Nike’s retro of the Air Max2 CB 94 has popped up at various retailers over the last month, but …

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TISH: 3-Peat Complete

It’s common knowledge how prolific Michael Jordan’s Finals performances were; with a perfect 6/6 record in Finals appearances MJ stands as the gold standard of dominance. His shots have nicknames for Pete’s sake- almost everything Michael did was iconic but some iconic moments carry more weight than others. Today we’ll be talking about one of …

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Nike Alpha Force II

As a belated birthday celebration for Charles Barley lets remember one of his early classics, the Alpha Force II. 76’er edition. OG release in 1988. 2009 and 2015 retros produced with stunning accuracy to the original. Low (to the ground), strong, bold, durable, just like Barkley. The league listed him at a generous 6’6 and players still couldn’t deal with his …

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Charles Barkley in Nike Air Force Max P.E.

Charles Barkley Accepts the 1993 MVP Award in the Nike Air Force Max

On May 25th, 1993 in front of the Phoenix Suns fans, Charles Barkley received the Most Valuable Player award for the 92-93 NBA season. Laced in a pair of Air Force Max P.E.’s he shook David Stern’s hand and hoisted the award before game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals against the San Antonio Spurs. …

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Dream Team

The one. The only. EVER. – 1992 and the Dream Team Wins Gold Over Croatia in the Olympics

  The U.S. was tired, tired of hearing how the world had caught up. Tired of seeing replays of the 1972 Olympics and the screw job put on us. Tired of Russia running their mouths and saying they were better. There was only one thing to do: throw that “amateur” status out and bring our …

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Charles Barkley in Nike Air Max2 CB

Charles Barkley Scores Career High in the Air Max2 CB

He might have started off in Philadelphia and ended his career in Houston but his middle years in Phoenix was probably Charles Barkley’s most exciting. It was the years that he came closest to winning a championship (damn you MJ) and it was the time he would go on to score his career high. Showing …

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Charles Barkley in Nike Air Force Max Michael Jordan in Air Jordan 8

4 Years Ago the Suns Retired Charles Barkley’s Jersey

Often referenced as one of the best players to never win a championship, the “Round, Mound of Rebound” aka Charles Barkley is a winner in our hearts. Every week he’s still part of the NBA conversation thanks to being an integral piece of TNT’s Inside the NBA. As an analyst he might not know all …

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