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:
NIKE KD9 ‘MIC DROP’ – JULY 9 AT 10 AM ET
Kevin Durant dropped the mic on the Fourth of July by announcing his departure from Oklahoma City. NBA fans will have to wait awhile to see his Golden State debut, but sneaker heads are already raving about his latest signature sneaker, the KD9. Men’s $149.99, Grade School $124.99.
NIKE KYRIE 2 ‘TRIPLE BLACK’ – JULY 9 AT 10 AM ET
To say that Kyrie Irving is having a good year would be an understatement. Fresh off his first NBA title, the point guard is also finding success with his popular signature shoe. The newest Kyrie 2 comes in a black and reflective silver colorway. Men’s $119.99, Grade School $99.99.
NIKE KOBE 11 LOW – JULY 9 AT 10 AM ET
Kobe Bryant may be retired from the NBA, but Nike is still releasing new signature sneakers for the LA superstar. The newest Kobe 11 comes in classic Black Mamba colors. The shoe is mostly black with cool grey accents. Men’s $159.99.
UNDER ARMOUR CURRY 2.5 AND CURRY 2 LOW ‘SC30 CAMP’ – JULY 9 AT 10 AM ET
Stephen Curry recently hosted the SC Select Camp in the Bay Area. The camp is held for some of the top young guards in the country, and now Curry fans can own a commemorative piece of the event. Special ‘Camp’ colorways of both the Curry 2 Low and Curry 2.5 are dropping this weekend featuring a mixture of blue, green, and yellow tones, and a speckled midsole. Men’s $124.99.