Release Report: Introducing the PG 1

Release Report: Introducing the PG 1

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 PG 1 ‘FEROCITY’ – MARCH 4 AT 10 AM ET

Paul George joins Nike’s elite by becoming the 21st player to receive a signature shoe from Nike. The PG 1 blends George’s personality and on-court performance attributes. For example, the shoe’s fish scale traction pattern reflects George’s love of fishing. Check out the tech behind the shoe here. Men’s $109.99.

ADIDAS HARDEN VOL. 1 ‘FEAR THE FORK’ – MARCH 4 AT 10 AM ET

Inspired by James Harden’s college days in Tempe, Arizona, the Harden Vol. 1 drops in a new ‘Fear The Fork’ colorway. The shoe’s nickname is a nod toward the school’s mascot. Harden’s college career included All-American status and a conference player of the year award before he became the third overall pick in the 2009 draft. Men’s $139.99

ADIDAS CRAZY EXPLOSIVE LOW ANDREW WIGGINS PE – MARCH 4 AT 10 AM ET

The Crazy Explosive Low features the same explosive powers of the original, but now it is available in a sleek low-top silhouette. The Crazy Explosive is geared toward the game’s most explosive players, like Andrew Wiggins. This week’s release is an Andrew Wiggins PE, featuring a navy-and-gold colorway and an “AW” logo on the tongue. Men’s $139.99.

Check out Eastbay on Monday to see a special version of the Crazy Explosive Low, which will be unveiled on our next catalog cover.

JORDAN RETRO 6 ‘HYPER JADE’ – MARCH 4 AT 10 AM ET

The Jordan Retro 6 ‘Hyper Jade’ drops as a kids’ exclusive this weekend. The iconic shoe features a white-and-black upper with an icy outsole to complete the look. It’s been a big year for the Retro 6 already with a few different releases in 2017. Here’s another chance for the younger crowd to cop a new pair. Grade School Boys’ $139.99.

NEW BALANCE 247 – MARCH 4 AT 10 AM ET

New Balance’s hottest look of the season drops in a ton of colors this weekend. Seven men’s colorways, four grade school boys’ colorways, and one grade school girls’ colorway will all be available. The 247 sneaker is designed to keep up with you and your demanding life – all day, every day. Men’s $79.99, Grade School Boys’ $64.99, Grade School Girls’ $64.99.

New Balance Drops The 247

New Balance Drops The 247

Get ready to meet your new favorite kick… introducing New Balance’s latest model — the 247, dropping 1/7.

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New Balance is stepping into 2017 with a new casual sneaker that is dressed to impress. The design delivers performance-level comfort and sleek lines that will take you from day to night with ease.

The 247 is a sneaker that can keep up with you and your demanding life — all day, every day. The cushiony REVlite midsole, combined with the mesh upper and bootie construction, provides you with a lightweight, breathable fit that will have you wondering how you ever survived without this shoe.

Are you ready to experience life in the 247?