Posts Tagged ‘Air Jordan IX’

Even Refs Are Impressed With Tony Wroten’s Air Jordans

March 20th, 2015 By


The Jordan sneaker scene is missing one of its key soldiers in 76ers swingman Tony Wroten, but the Sixers are still keeping him around via Instagram with photos of his kicks. Just a bit in jest.

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NBA Live 15 Showcases Air Jordan Retro Renderings

September 17th, 2014 By

NBA basketball games are at the point in this technological age where jump shots are spot on, player intros feature baby powder, and rosters are automatically upgraded to be up to date with the most recent transaction. So what else more could you want? How about the latest sneakers featured on their feet with every detail. NBA Live 15 has finally gotten this right by using their patented scanning technology. Today we get a look at some of the most realistic depictions of Air Jordan retros in a video game yet. NBA Live 15 even took it a step further to showcase sneakers that have released in the past year, from the Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Bred” featuring the Nike Air branding all the way to the Air Jordan 12 “Gamma Blue” with hints of red on the 23 heel numbers. Which pair is your favorite? Be sure to stick with us after the click to get a full preview of what Jumpman sneakers you can rock in the game and be on the lookout for NBA Live 15 to hit store shelves in the near future.

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A Look at Each Air Jordan Signature in a “Chicago” Colorway

September 11th, 2014 By

The Nike World Basketball Festival arrived in Chicago last month as Team USA prepared for the 2014 FIBA World  Cup. The event also brought Chicago an exclusive that was the Air Jordan 14 “Ferrari” nearly a month before anyone else got a hold of that brand new colorway. There was even more to look at though, as today we get a look at 27 of Mike’s signature sneakers outfitted in a white-based Chicago-esque colorway in a great exhibit that shows the progression of the line. Which is your favorite? Be sure to grab a look at each sneaker after the click and let us know in the comments section. All photos courtesy of Sneaker News.

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Air Jordan Restock at Eastbay for July 22nd

July 21st, 2014 By

Unless you were a size 13 and up, the last time Eastbay hit us with a massive retro restock was a little bit of a let down for those looking to stock up on some Jumpman releases they would’ve normally missed out on. It looks like Eastbay was holding some product back as well, as we recently learned that a number of retros and recent releases will be arriving tomorrow in mostly larger sizes once again at 8AM EST. Whether you’re feeling the Air Jordan 3 Retro 88, the original Air Jordan 3Lab5, a number of Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG releases or even some Air Jordan 9s from a couple years back there’s a plethora to choose from. Are you planning on grabbing any of these Air Jordan releases? Hit the click for a full rundown of exactly what will be up on Eastbay’s website tomorrow morning and be sure to let us know what you think of this unexpected drop by penning your thoughts in the comments section.

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Sneaker News Presents: An Art Gallery Made of Air Jordan Scraps

April 18th, 2014 By

The Air Jordan XX9 debuted yesterday in an onslaught of first looks, samples and more at a launch event in New York City, and Jordan Brand rolled out all of the stops to make sure everyone knew that the silhouette fit right in with their history of innovation. As part of the event, JB decorated the walls with metal plated spare parts of their signature sneaker like from numbers 1 to 28. Each framed layout featured a look a the spare parts of each signature Air Jordan broken down from the sole to the side panels in full glory. Get with us after the click to see the full breakdown of the installation at the Air Jordan XX9 Launch event and let us know what you think of the art piece in the comments section.

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Air Jordan 9 Retro: “Barons” – Release Reminder

April 4th, 2014 By

The Air Jordan 9 “Barons” will arrive at retailers tomorrow, April 5th, 2014. In a nod to Mike’s short time as a professional baseball player during his hiatus from basketball, the sneaker will hit retailers right as baseball is starting up this season. The silhouette features a simplistic colorway that matches the AA White Sox affiliate with accents of wolf grey and black lining the shoe in a classic baseball pinstripe motif. The back heel even gets a number 45 PE stitching. What do you think of the latest Air Jordan 9 colorway? Get a better look after the click and see if you can find your size a day early on eBay.

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Kendall Marshall Showcases Upcoming Air Jordan Retros

April 2nd, 2014 By

While it has certainly been a down year for the Los Angeles Lakers, it didn’t come without a fair share of bright spots whether it was Nick Young’s random point outbursts off the bench or Kendall Marshall showcasing his improvements as a starting point guard after being written off as a D-Leaguer last season. Jordan Brand has taken notice as well as Marshall has been lacing up a number of Jordan models throughout the season. Today we get a look at his latest pick ups, all which have yet to be released, like the Air Jordan 2, Air Jordan 11 Low “Concord” and “Green Snake” and the Air Jordan 6 “Carmine”. Which pair is your favorite? Head to our gallery for a better view of Kendall Marshall’s latest pick ups and let us know if you plan on grabbing any of these shoes once they release.

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Air Jordan 9 Retro: “Barons” – Official Images

April 1st, 2014 By

This weekend, Jordan Brand will celebrate one of the strangest times in the Jordan lineage thanks to the 20th anniversary of his retirement from the game of basketball to pursue a dream he shared with his father – to become a professional baseball player. In honor of the occasion, JB has outfitted the signature shoe Mike didn’t wear in the Air Jordan 9 with a colorway honoring the Birmingham Barons. Featuring a white base, the shoe gets hit with a wolf grey accent while black contrasts throughout. Stick around after the click for a better view of the upcoming Air Jordan 9 “Barons” and just incase you can’t wait for the weekend release, know that you can find a pair early on eBay.

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The Air Jordan “Barons Pack” Releases This Weekend

March 31st, 2014 By

When Michael Jordan left the game of basketball for the first time, it definitely sent shockwaves throughout the entire sporting world and that was even before he announced he’d be taking up baseball instead. And while his tenure on the diamond was short lived thanks to a strike by the MLB, Jordan Brand hasn’t forgotten about the strange time in the Jordan lineage. This upcoming they’ll release an Air Jordan 9 “Barons” in reference to the signature MJ didn’t wear on the hardwood but did receive cleat PEs of, and the Air Jordan 1 “Barons”. Be sure to get one of the better looks at each pair after the click, know that the Air Jordan 1 and Air Jordan 9 will be available at select retailers like Wish, and just incase you can’t wait know that they’re available early on eBay.

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The Air Jordan 9 “Barons” Nods to Mike’s Switch to Baseball

March 27th, 2014 By

The Air Jordan 9 marks an interesting time in Jordan Brand’s history because it had the brand scrambling to put out a signature shoe for a player that wouldn’t be wearing them. Instead, Mike had hung up his sneakers in lieu of some cleats for his infamous switch to baseball. In honor of the occasion, Jordan Brand will be releasing the Air Jordan 9 “Barons”, a shoe that pays homage to Mike’s time in the minor leagues. With an almost “Shadow”-like colorway, the shoe gets a white base while wolf grey and black accents do the rest of the work. The inner lining gets treated to a pinstripe pattern to nod at the White-Sox affiliated AA squad. Be sure to grab another look at this “Birmingham Barons” Air Jordan 9 pair after the click, and while this pair will be available next weekend at select retailers like Nohble, know that you can grab them today via eBay.

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Air Jordan III “Sport Blue”