10.23.15

This Weekend’s Can’t-Miss Releases

Each week, we’ll break down the most popular upcoming shoe drops. We’ll give you the lowdown on the prices and sizes, break down the history of the shoe, and give you the scoop on their newest tech features. Check back every week for the hottest releases. 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:

Under Armour Curry 2 ‘Iron Sharpens Iron’ – Saturday, Oct. 24 at 10 am ET

Under Armour’s tagline for the Curry 2 is “Light The Game Up.” That’s easy to do in this ‘Iron Sharpens Iron’ color, with a forge-fire tone on the full-length Charged Foam midsole. This will be UA’s first Curry 2, the highly anticipated follow-up to Curry’s first signature shoe. Its most notable improvement is the knit-like Speedform upper. The name is inspired by Curry’s dedication to his team, and his will to improve it. Men’s $129.99, Boys’ $99.99

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Jordan Retro 8 ‘3 Peat’ – Saturday, Oct. 24 at 10 am ET

Part of Jordan’s Holiday lineup, this AJ 8 takes colors from the three teams MJ’s Bulls beat en route to their first 3-peat: the Lakers, Trail Blazers, and Suns. Complete with the trademark strap across the laces, the AJ 8 would be the last shoe Michael wore before his sudden (first) retirement back in ’93. Men’s $189.99, Boys’ $139.99

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adidas D Lillard 1 ‘Rip City’ – Available Now

This ‘Rip City’ Lillard 1 definitely has some curb appeal. A white-based upper with grey, scarlet, and black patterned throughout combines for a clean-cut court shoe. It would go extremely well with your Trail Blazers gear if you’re a fan, but it’s are sure to spawn compliments regardless of what you’re wearing. Men’s $104.99, Boys’ $84.99

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Nike Field Generals Trainer 2 ‘White Gold’ – Available Now

Following the release of their crazy bright purple colorway less than a week ago, Nike’s latest Field Generals 2 is pure gold. Sleek white is accented by gold loopholes, stars, and backwards trademark swooshes. Simple yet elegant, the full-length zoom sole is practical, while the white/gold is sheer class. Men’s $169.99

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