RELEASE REPORT: RETRO 13, SHAQ ATTAQ, KOBE A.D.

RELEASE REPORT: RETRO 13, SHAQ ATTAQ, KOBE A.D.

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 the 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 this weekend:

JORDAN RETRO 13 ‘BLACK CAT’ – JANUARY 21 AT 10 AM ET

The Retro 13 ‘Black Cat’ takes the iconic silhouette of the AJ 13 and combines it with Black Panther inspiration for a sleek, stylish look that Jordan fans will go crazy for. The shoe features a full black upper with 3M reflective detailing. The ‘Black Cat’ look is completed with paw prints on the outsole and the hologram, as well as a black rubber outsole and a black cat logo on the insole. Men’s $189.99, Grade School $139.99.

NIKE KOBE A.D. – JANUARY 20 AT 10 AM ET

The Kobe A.D. lets you feel the court the way Kobe intended with low-profile, responsive cushioning and dynamic comfort. The Kobe A.D. marks the end of Kobe’s playing days, but his influence is still strong throughout the league. Kobe changed the game forever, and the Kobe A.D. is perfect for today’s players who have learned so much from the Black Mamba. Men’s $159.99.

REEBOK SHAQ ATTAQ – JANUARY 20 AT 10 AM ET

Reebok will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Shaq Attaq by re-releasing the classic sneaker. The iconic 1992 shoe was made famous by NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal during his rookie season in Orlando. The shoe stays true to its original look, which remains one of Reebok’s most beloved. Men’s $159.99.

ADIDAS ARTHUR ASHE TRIBUTE COLLECTION – JANUARY 23 AT 10 AM ET

adidas pays homage to a true pioneer and tennis icon with the Arthur Ashe Tribute Collection. The Harden Vol. 1 and Dame 3 are both included in the collection, featuring nods toward Ashe’s career and philanthropy. The sneakers will be worn on-court by Harden and Lillard for select games during Black History Month. Harden Vol. 1 $139.99, Dame 3 $114.99.

UNDER ARMOUR CURRY 3 – JANUARY 21 AT 10 AM ET

Stephen Curry has changed the game, and now his shoe is a gamechanger, too. His new shoe is as innovative as his game with dynamic Threadborne technology that delivers the ideal mix of support and breathability. Simply put, this shoe is made for MVPs. Men’s $139.99, Grade School $114.99.

Release Report: The Latest From Jordan, Kobe and Harden!

Release Report: The Latest From Jordan, Kobe and Harden!

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 the 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 this weekend:

JORDAN AJ 1 RARE AIR ‘MAX ORANGE’ – JANUARY 7 AT 10 AM ET

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The classic AJ 1 silhouette highlights this weekend’s releases with an orange, black, and white colorway. The shoe features the Rare Air branding on the tongue, and the words ‘Air Jordan’ appear in place of the wings logo on the ankle area. Men’s $139.99, Grade School $94.99.

JORDAN AJ XXXI ‘BLACK TOE’ – JANUARY 7 AT 10 AM ET

Jordan AJ XXX1

Inspired by the iconic Air Jordan 1 ‘Black Toe,’ the AJ XXXI will also release in a ‘Black Toe’ color scheme this weekend. Its Zoom Air cushioning and FlightSpeed Technology combine with the clean look to make this shoe perfect for on-court performance or off-court style. Men’s $184.99.

NIKE KOBE A.D. – JANUARY 7 AT 10 AM ET

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Kobe Bryant’s newest sneaker gets outfitted with a triple-white color scheme, chrome accents, and an icy outsole. Kobe branding on the tongue and back heel add to the super clean, minimalist look. The Black Mamba may not be on the court anymore, but his signature shoes are as strong as ever. Men’s $159.99.

NIKE KYRIE 3 – JANUARY 7 AT 10 AM ET

Nike Kyrie 3

The second colorway of the new Kyrie 3 drops this weekend, featuring a red-and-crimson colorway. The shoe combines excellent traction, flexible support, and responsive cushioning, enabling Kyrie Irving’s razor-sharp cuts and his fast style of play. Simply put, the Kyrie 3 is a point guard’s dream. Men’s $119.99, Grade School $99.99.

NIKE METCON 3 – JANUARY 6 AT 10 AM ET

Nike Metcon 3

One of the most trusted shoes in fitness just got an upgrade. The Metcon 3 offers a similar look and feel as its predecessors, but offers even more flexibility with a lightweight mesh in the toebox. The shoe is made with training in mind, so the Metcon 3 has you covered for any workout, any style, and any intensity level. Men’s and women’s $129.99.

ADIDAS HARDEN VOL. 1 – JANUARY 7 AT 10 AM ET

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James Harden has already made history on the court this season with the league’s first ever 50+ points, 15+ rebounds, 15+ assists triple-double. His shoe is also making waves off the court. The Harden Vol. 1’s first few colorways have been a hit, and they keep bringing the heat. How do you think this colorway stacks up? Let us know in the comments below! Men’s $139.99.

NEW BALANCE 247 – JANUARY 7 AT 10 AM ET

New Balance 247

New Balance is stepping into 2017 with a new casual sneaker that is dressed to impress. The lightweight and breathable design delivers performance-level comfort with the cushiony REVlite midsole and a mesh upper. Take your look to the next level and experience life in the 247. Men’s $119.99.

Release Report: Girls’ Retro 3, Kyrie 3, and More!

Release Report: Girls’ Retro 3, Kyrie 3, and More!

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 the 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 this weekend:

GIRLS’ JORDAN RETRO 3 ‘RIO TEAL’ – DECEMBER 24 AT 10 AM ET

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Add some tropical vibes to your shoe collection this winter. The Retro 3 ‘Rio Teal’ is a girls’ exclusive colorway of the classic Retro 3 silhouette. The shoe is dressed in black and rio teal, with gold accents on the heel and tongue. It features an elephant print that finishes off the look in style. Girls’ $139.99.

JORDAN AJ XXXI ‘SUPERNOVA’ – DECEMBER 24 AT 10 AM ET

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The AJ XXXI has burst onto the scene in recent weeks with several really nice colorways. The ‘Supernova’ edition continues that trend with bright colors and a galactic feel. It’s another cool look, but the AJ XXXI’s performance capabilities really drive the shoe, as it has become a favorite on-court shoe this season. Men’s $184.99.

NIKE KYRIE 3 – DECEMBER 26 AT 10 AM ET

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The Kyrie 3 is finally set to debut! After a successful run of Kyrie 2s, the latest signature model for the star point guard will be available this Monday. The first colorway will feature a black-and-white look with a speckled midsole and contrasting colors on the outsole of the shoe. Men’s $119.99, Grade School $99.99.

ADIDAS ORIGINALS NMD PRIMEKNIT – DECEMBER 26 AT 10 AM ET

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The NMDs are one of the year’s biggest shoes, and Monday’s releases will only add to the model’s success. Two different NMD Primeknit colorways will drop, both featuring a camo print and three colorful stripes. The only real question is which colorway are you going to cop? Men’s $169.99.

ADIDAS DAME 3 ‘ROOTS’ – DECEMBER 23 AT 10 AM ET

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Kyrie Irving isn’t the only elite guard releasing a new model this week. Damian Lillard’s third signature shoe will drop this week, dubbed the Dame 3. Lillard’s shoes have always been inspired by his family and roots, and the Dame 3 carries on that tradition with the Dame 3 ‘Roots’ colorway. The all-red look honors the Rose City and the shoe features Bounce technology for energized comfort on the court. Men’s $114.99.

UNDER ARMOUR CURRY 3 – DECEMBER 24 AND 26 AT 10 AM ET
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The Curry 3 is dropping in two new MVP-worthy colorways this weekend. An orange-and-graphite colorway drops on December 24 and the ‘Raw Sugar’ colorway is set to drop two days later. The ‘Raw Sugar’ colorway is inspired by Chef Curry’s sweet shot, which is the main ingredient in his recipe for success. Men’s $139.99, Grade School $114.99.

Release Report: Jordan Retro 11 and Superstar Signature Kicks

Release Report: Jordan Retro 11 and Superstar Signature Kicks

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 the 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 this weekend:

GRILS’ JORDAN RETRO 11 ‘RED VELVET’ – DECEMBER 17 AT 10 AM ET

Girls Jordan Retro 11

As part of the Heiress Collection, this girls’ exclusive Retro 11 is this week’s biggest release. The Retro 11 is a classic silhouette, and the ‘Red Velvet’ or ‘Night Maroon’ colorway is a popular one. Its gold accents throughout help complete the upscale look. Girls’ $219.99.

ADIDAS HARDEN VOL. 1 ‘DARK OPS XENO’ – DECEMBER 16 AT 10 AM ET

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The Harden Vol. 1 joins the Xeno collection this weekend. The shoe, which pays homage to Harden’s tactical approach and ability to strike from anywhere, features the Xeno reflective detailing on the heel. The reflective detailing changes color when hit with light, providing added flair to the triple black colorway. A white boost midsole completes the look. Men’s $139.99, Grade School $109.99.

NIKE KOBE A.D. – DECEMBER 16 AT 10 AM ET

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The second Nike Kobe A.D. releases in a clean black-and-white colorway. The simple look and understated style allow the silhouette to really shine. The low-profile shoe is focused on performance with dynamic lockdown, responsive cushioning, and a comfortable fit, but its minimalist look makes it perfect for off-court style as well. Men’s $159.99, Grade School $119.99.

NIKE KD 9 ‘BLACK/WHITE’ – DECEMBER 15 AT 10 AM ET

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The black-and-white Oreo look is always a fan favorite, and it looks especially clean on the newest KD 9. The Flyknit construction works well with the color scheme, and the black speckled midsole completes the look. The unique look, combined with first-class performance, makes this basketball shoe a perfect gift for the baller in your life. Men’s $149.99, Grade School $124.99.

THIS WEEKEND’S CAN’T-MISS RELEASES

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 the 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 this weekend:

Under Armour Curry 3 ‘Dubnation’ – November 5 at 10 am et

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Another Curry 3 colorway is dropping this weekend after the newest Stephen Curry signature model burst onto the scene last weekend. This weekend’s offering pays homage to Dubnation and the loyal Bay Area fans with a royal blue and taxi yellow colorway. Featuring updated technology, the Curry 3 is the perfect weapon for the game’s most dynamic player. Men’s $139.99, Grade School Boys’ $124.99.

AJ XXXI ‘Chicago’ – November 5 at 10 am et

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The AJ XXXI dropped in the famed ‘Banned’ colorway a few months ago, and this weekend’s release comes in another classic color scheme. Dressed in traditional Chicago colors with a red upper and white accents, the newest AJ XXXI reps the city where Michael Jordan built his legacy. Men’s $184.99, Grade School Boys’ $159.99.

AJ XXXI ‘n7’ – November 7 at 10 am et

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The AJ XXXI will get the N7 treatment and drop on Monday. Each year, Nike designs a collection for the N7 initiative, a fund that brings sports to Native Americans and aboriginal communities. The AJ XXXI ‘N7’ features a white-and-blue colorway with metallic gold accents. Men’s $184.99, Grade School Boys’ $139.99.

adidas crazy explosive – November 5 at 10 am et

Crazy Explosive

Andrew Wiggins’ Crazy Explosive ‘Away’ PE is set to drop this weekend. The shoe features a Primeknit upper that’s dressed in a navy, grey, and green color scheme as a nod to his Minnesota team. There is also an AW logo on the tongue, adding a personalized touch to this PE. Men’s $149.99.

Nike Air Max 2017 – November 7 at 10 am et

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The Nike Air Max 2017 will make its debut on Monday. The 2017 edition of the innovative Air Max model will feature a full engineered mesh upper with the Nike Swoosh on both sides of the shoe. It’s also lighter than past models, providing all-day comfort in any situation. The Air Max 2017 will drop in multiple colors and is available in both men’s and women’s sizes at $189.99.

This Weekend’s Can’t-Miss Releases

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 the 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 this weekend:

GIRLS’ JORDAN RETRO 3 – OCTOBER 29 AT 10 AM ET

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The iconic Jordan Retro 3 silhouette gets a purple-and-blue colorway that features atomic pink accents. The girls’ exclusive Retro 3 also includes the classic elephant print, has a white midsole, and a purple-dust rubber outsole to complete the look. Girls’ $139.99.

UNDER ARMOUR CURRY 3 – OCTOBER 27 AT 10 AM ET

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Basketball season is finally here, and with it comes the debut of the Curry 3. The newest Stephen Curry signature model takes inspiration from the tail section of a fighter aircraft with the Meta Wing concept, using lateral and medial carbon fiber pinions to act as stabilizers to the foot. The Curry 3 also introduces Threadborne technology, which uses high-tension threads woven intelligently to deliver the ideal mix of directional support and breathability. These technologies combine to create the perfect experience for the game’s most dynamic player: Stephen Curry. Men’s $139.99.

NIKE ‘BATTLE GREY PACK’ – OCTOBER 29 AT 10 AM ET

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The Kyrie 2, LeBron Soldier 10, KD 9, and Hyperdunk will all release in grey colorways this weekend. The Kyrie 2 and LeBron Soldier 10 both feature grey-and-gold looks with icy outsoles. The KD 9 comes in an all-grey colorway with a translucent outsole completing the style. The Hyperdunk 2016 is fitted with a grey-and-platinum colorway. Hyperdunk $199.99, KD 9 $149.99, Soldier 10 $139.99, Kyrie 2 $119.99.

NIKE KOBE 11 LOW – OCTOBER 28 AT 10 AM ET

Kobe 11 Low

The Kobe 11 Low drops in a black-and-white colorway this weekend. It features a full Flyknit upper with a black tongue and Nike Swoosh. The white midsole features speckle detailing to finish the look. The shoe is visually appealing, but it’s also geared toward on-court performance with a breathable, lightweight, and durable open mesh upper, Flywire cables that provide dynamic foot lockdown, and responsive Lunarlon foam for a more natural motion. Men’s $199.99.

ADIDAS D ROSE 7 – OCTOBER 28 AT 10 AM ET

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Derrick Rose left his hometown of Chicago for the bright lights of New York this season, but the newest D Rose 7 comes in a classic Chicago colorway. A mostly black upper combined with red accents is a nod to his former team. Men’s $139.99.