Nike Air Go LWP

Nike Air Go LWP Original Colorway (Retro Shown)

Nike Air Go LWP – Featherweight Champ

Old-Heads will attest to Nike’s brilliance of design during the early to mid-1990s; one of the best and slept on hoops shoes of this time was the Nike Go LWP (lightweight performance). The technology was finally starting to catch up with the ideas that were in the minds of Nike’s top designers so we were …

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Mitch Richmond in Nike Air Max Uptempo

“The Rock,” Mitch Richmond, Turns 50 Today

There isn’t much debate who was the best shooting guard to play during the ’90s, or ever. That title would go to “His Airness,” Michael Jordan. But who would be considered the second best? Many, including myself, would argue that would be Mitch Richmond. I mean there is no bigger compliment than when the G.O.A.T. …

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Steve Kerr in Nike Air Maestro III (1996)

Steve Kerr Finishes 1995 Season Making 52.4% of His 3-Pointers

Before he was a TNT analyst, or President and General Manager and part-owner of the Phoenix Suns, or coaching the Golden State Warriors to a franchise-record 67-15 record, Steve Kerr was dropping buckets in Nikes. The California native was a sharp-shooting leader for the Arizona Wildcats where he set an NCAA record for 3-point percentage …

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NBA Slam Dunk Contest Sneaker Collage

NBA Slam Dunk Champion’s Sneakers

Who will be the 30th NBA Slam Dunk winner (don’t forget those damn lockout years) and what sneakers will they be wearing? Will Victor Oladipo bring the ‘chip back to Jordan Brand for their 30th anniversary? Our bet is on Zach Lavine in something fresh from the Swoosh. Regardless of who wins the folks at …

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Mitch Richmond in Nike Air Go LWP

Mitch Richmond is the 1995 NBA All-Star Game MVP

One of the most underrated shooting guards from the ’90s is Mitch Richmond. The newly anointed Hall of Famer was around during the era that Michael Jordan dominated so he was overshadowed by his Airness. It didn’t help that he played for some bad teams during most of his career. Most teams gameplan was to …

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