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11.16 RELEASE REPORT: WE’VE GOT DAME 4S, RETRO 12S, AND OG 1S DROPPING

Each week, we’ll showcase the most popular upcoming shoe drops. We’ll give you the lowdown on the prices and sizes, break down the history of each shoe, and fill you in on the newest tech features. Check back every week for the hottest shoe drops. If it’s hyped, it’s here. You can check out the full list of releases on Eastbay’s Release Calendar. Here’s what you have to look forward to this week:

JORDAN RETRO 12 – NOV. 18 AT 10 AM ET

11.16 Retro 12 Blog

First-class style, premium comfort — these new Jordan Retro 12 kicks are just what you need this winter. They’ve got a dark grey suede upper, tonal branding along the heel and tongue, and a light grey outsole. Metallic gold accents on the eyelets and heel add just the right amount of swagger, but these shoes are all about class. You can wear them with anything, take them anywhere, and elevate your shoe game to a new level.   Men’s $189.99. Boys’ $139.99.

JORDAN RETRO 1 HIGH OG – NOV. 18 AT 10 AM ET

11.16 Retro 1 Blog

You can’t beat a classic. The Jordan Retro 1 High OG sneakers started a footwear evolution and are still loved for their timeless style and comfort. These black and white 1s are part of the Jordan RE2PECT Collection and give you a fresh take on the classic silhouette. Subtle words like ‘Focus’, ‘Respect’, and ‘Fearless’ are printed along the upper for an extra layer of uniqueness. They are a must for any true sneakerhead.  Men’s $159.99.

ADIDAS DAME 4 – NOV. 17 AT 10 AM ET

11.16 Dame 4 Blog

From the East Bay to the cover of Eastbay, Damian Lillard has come a long way. The Oakland native has hustled his way to the top of the basketball world, winning numerous awards and inspiring millions of followers. But he never forgets where he came from and this ‘Glow In The Park’ colorway is a call back to Lillard’s childhood memories of skating. The glow in the dark outsole can be found in skating rinks throughout the world and the dark grey upper has neon blue and burgundy accents. Perfect for a player who, nowadays, puts his opponents on skates. Men’s $114.99.

ADIDAS HARDEN VOL.1 PK – NOV. 18 AT 10 AM ET

11.16 Harden PK Story

James Harden and his Houston squad won’t settle for anything less than a title this year and he’ll have a new version of his Vol. 1s to help him on the hardwood. The chalk white pattern on the upper gives these kicks a premium look while Primeknit material upgrades your fit and feel. They’re built to perform, designed for style, and inspired by one of the top ballers in the world. Men’s $159.99.

A Look Back: The Air Jordan XI “Playoffs”

The Air Jordan XI 'Playoffs' is widely known as one of the greatest sneakers of all time. Drew Hammell takes a look back at the legendary shoe through the years.

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Live At The 2018 Ballislife All-American Game

From Nassir Little to Shareef O’Neal, this year’s Ballislife All-American Game is filled with many of the best basketball recruits in the nation and we're giving you VIP access.

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Trae Young, LiAngelo Ball, Collin Sexton: A Look Back At The 2017 Ballislife All-American Game

Top recruits like Trae Young, LiAngelo Ball, Collin Sexton, and Jaylen Hands tore up the 2017 Ballislife All-American Game. Read more:

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Eastbay End-Of-Season Twitter Awards

With the 2018 playoffs tipping off, we thought we’d take a look back at some of those random moments from throughout the season that blew up Twitter.

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The Warrior Buddies Team: Bringing Students Together One Basket At A Time

Students at Deerfield High and Highland Park faced off in a close basketball game recently. But it was much more than just a game.

3.14 Release Report: The Jordan Retro 10 ‘I’m Back’ Drops Sunday

The Jordan Retro 10 'I'm Back' releases this Saturday. Will you cop those or one on the latest signature shoe drops from Nike?

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3.7 Release Report: The Jordan Retro 9 ‘Bred’ Leads The Way This Week

The long-awaited Jordan Retro 9 'Bred' is here. So are the latest colorways of James Harden and Russell Westbrook's signature kicks.

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2.21 Release Report: Jordan Retro 1 ‘Re2pect’, Girls’ Retro 13, And Two New Signatures

From the Jordan Retro 1 'Re2pect' to a Girls' Retro 13 to two new signature shoes, here are the hottest sneaker launches of the week.

A Recap Of LA: What Kicks Did Basketball’s Best Rock?

What were the best kicks worn in Los Angeles while the game's top players took to the court? Langston Galloway and Nightwing2303 break it all down.

A Look Back: The Air Jordan 3 ‘Black Cement’

The latest retro of the Air Jordan 3 'Black Cement' finally arrives on Saturday, February 17. Take a look back with sneaker historian Drew Hammell at the iconic shoe through the years.

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2.14 Release Report: Jordan Retro 3 ‘Black Cement,’ Retro 1 ‘Gold Toe,’ + Even More!

The Jordan Retro 3 'Black Cement' headlines a loaded week. We've got the Retro 1 'Gold Toe,' Jordan Why Not Zero.1, adidas Harden Vol. 2, and Jordan AJ XXXII 'Dunk Contest' too.

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Create Your Legacy: Malakai Lewars + James Harden

Eastbay cover athlete Malakai Lewars is focused on creating his own legacy. That doesn’t mean he can’t steal some pointers from some of the game’s greatest players like James Harden, though.

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