6.30 RELEASE REPORT:  RETRO 5 ‘RED SUEDE’ AND MORE!

6.30 RELEASE REPORT: RETRO 5 ‘RED SUEDE’ AND MORE!

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 the shoe, and give you the scoop 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 5 ‘RED SUEDE’ – JULY 1 AT 10 AM ET

JORDAN RETRO 5 ‘RED SUEDE’

The Jordan Retro 5 ‘Red Suede’ is this summer’s must-cop kick. The Retro 5 is a fan-favorite silhouette and the ‘Red Suede’ colorway definitely doesn’t disappoint. The mostly red shoe offers classic Chicago vibes, while an iced outsole, metallic silver tongue, and black shark teeth finish off the look. And the suede material takes the whole look to a new level. Men’s $189.99, Grade School Boys’ $139.99.

AJ XXXI LOW ‘CHICAGO’ – JUNE 30 AT 10 AM ET

Jordan XXXI Low

The AJ XXXI Low drops in two Chicago-themed colorways this weekend. Choose from a mostly red colorway or a mostly white colorway with red and black accents. Either way, the AJ XXXI gets back to its roots with the iconic colors that Michael Jordan wore during his heyday. Men’s $159.99.

NIKE BASKETBALL SHOES – JULY 1 AT 10 AM ET

NIKE BASKETBALL 2017

Nike Basketball is kicking off the month of July in a big way. The Swoosh is dropping new colorways of the KD X, LeBron Soldier 11, and Kobe A.D. Pick up your favorite Nike signature basketball shoe and hit the court in style this summer. Give your game a boost with a fresh pair of Nike signature shoes from some of the game’s biggest stars. Kobe A.D. $159.99, KD X $149.99, LeBron Soldier 11 $129.99.

ADIDAS BASKETBALL SHOES – JUNE 30, JULY 1 AT 10 AM ET

adidas Dame 3

adidas Basketball is also dropping some heat this week. The Dame 3 will release in a patriotic red-white-and-blue color scheme, while the Crazy Explosive Low drops in two new colorways. If you’re looking for a new adidas Basketball shoe, these kicks are perfect for the summer season. Crazy Explosive $119.99, Dame 3 $114.99.

adidas Crazy Explosive

ADIDAS HARDEN LS ‘NIGHT LIFE’ – JULY 1 AT 10 AM ET

adidas Harden LS

In addition to all of the basketball shoes dropping, adidas and James Harden have teamed up to release the Harden LS, a lifestyle shoe that’s inspired by the court and built for the street. Now you can rock Harden’s look on and off the court with a comfortable, street-worthy kick. Men’s $159.99.

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:

Jordan Retro 5

JORDAN RETRO 5 ‘BRONZE’ – SEPTEMBER 24 AT 10 AM ET

This summer’s competitions may have come to a close, but Jordan is still dropping colorways inspired by the games. The Retro 5 ‘Bronze’ gets its nickname from the bronze tongue that stands out against the navy upper. The shark teeth design on the midsole that the Retro 5 is famous for is also bronze. Men’s $189.99, Grade School $139.99.

Nike Kobe 11 Low

NIKE KOBE 11 LOW ‘FUNDAMENTAL’ – SEPTEMBER 24 AT 10 AM ET

The Black Mamba’s playing career came to an end last season, but his newest sneakers are inspired by Kobe’s basketball beginnings. The Kobe 11 ‘Fundamental’ pays tribute to Kobe learning the game before he revolutionized it. The shoe comes in a white, black, and cool grey color scheme with Nike Flywire and an icy outsole. Men’s $159.99, Grade School $134.99.

Nike Kyrie 2

NIKE KYRIE 2 ‘SPECKLE’ – SEPTEMBER 24 AT 10 AM ET

Kyrie Irving is prepping to defend his title as a new season draws closer, but before that we get a new colorway of the Kyrie 2. The strap and midsole feature bright crimson speckles, giving the shoe its nickname. An icy outsole adds some flare to finish the look. Men’s $119.99, Grade School $99.99.

Under Armour Curry 2.5

 

UNDER ARMOUR CURRY 2.5 – SEPTEMBER 24 AT 10 AM ET

While Irving looks to defend his title, Curry is hoping to reach the sport’s pinnacle once again after a disappointing ending last year. His popular Curry 2.5 shoe releases in two different colorways this weekend. Men’s $134.99.

All eyes will be on Curry’s and Irving’s teams once the season starts, but in the meantime, let’s have some preseason fun. Who do you have taking home the title this year, and which shoes are you copping this weekend? Let us know in the comment section below!

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:

JORDAN RETRO 5 ‘BLACK/EMBER GLOW/PURPLE’

JORDAN RETRO 5 ‘BLACK/EMBER GLOW/PURPLE’ – SEPTEMBER 17 AT 10 AM ET

Unfortunately for all the guys out there, this Retro 5 is only available in girls’ sizes. The Retro 5 is one of the classics, and this black and purple colorway is going to make male collectors wish they could find a pair for themselves. Grade School Girls’ $139.99, Preschool $79.99, Toddler $59.99.

ADIDAS ORG NMD RUNNER

ADIDAS ORG NMD RUNNER – SEPTEMBER 17 AT 10 AM ET

Without question, the NMD has become one of the year’s hottest shoes. The newest NMD sticks with the model’s streamlined look with a mostly white colorway and a touch of blue. The NMDs tend to fly off the shelf, so make sure you’re ready to grab it right when it drops! This NMD drops in boys’ sizes only this weekend. Grade School Boys’ $94.99.

ADIDAS D LILLARD 2

ADIDAS D LILLARD 2 – SEPTEMBER 17 AT 10 AM ET

Damian Lillard’s signature line returns with an all-new black/black/red color scheme. As one of the best point guards in the game, Lillard is all about speed and quickness on the court. The D Lillard 2 is engineered to maximize speed with a lightweight Sprintframe construction and a sock-like fit that allows Lillard to blow by any defender. Men’s $104.99.

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.

Jordan Retro 5

JORDAN RETRO 5 ‘WHITE/BLACK/GOLD’ – AUGUST 20 AT 10 AM ET

Inspired by this summer’s competitions, the Jordan Retro 5 will release in a white, black, and gold color scheme. The shoe features splashes of gold throughout, most notably on the tongue, referencing success on the world’s biggest stage. The Retro 5 is a classic sneaker, and combining the fan-favorite silhouette with a timely theme means this shoe will likely be a hot commodity. Men’s $189.99, Grade School $139.99.

Jordan Retro 5

JORDAN RETRO 5 ‘WOLF GREY’ – AUGUST 20 AT 10 AM ET

Another Retro 5 drops this weekend, this one exclusively in grade school sizes. The ‘Wolf Grey’ features the classic Retro 5 look, dressed in a wolf grey and black color scheme. A speckled midsole adds some flare, as does the icy blue outsole. Grade School Girls’ $139.99.

KD 9

NIKE KD 9 ‘BIRDS OF PARADISE’ – AUGUST 19 AT 10 AM ET

The newest KD 9 was unveiled during Kevin Durant’s most recent trip to China as part of the Nike Basketball tour. While the inspiration behind the shoe hasn’t been revealed yet, the color scheme is sure to grab attention with the Flyknit upper displaying a mixture of teal and green. The vibrant colors will likely make this version of the KD 9 incredibly popular. Men’s $149.99, Grade School $124.99.

Under Armour Curry 2.5

UNDER ARMOUR CURRY 2.5 – AUGUST 21 AT 10 AM ET

The reigning MVP drops another version of his extremely popular Curry 2.5. Stephen Curry has been one of the game’s most dominant players for the past few seasons. His success on the court is turning into success off the court, with the Curry 2.5 ascending to a place among the most popular basketball shoes in the industry. If you haven’t found a Curry 2.5 color scheme you like yet, this may be the one. Men’s $134.99.

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.

Jordan Retro 5

JORDAN RETRO 5 ‘BLACK METALLIC’ – JULY 23 AT 10 AM ET

One of the most anticipated releases of the year drops this weekend when the Jordan Retro 5 ‘Black Metallic’ becomes available. The ‘Black Metallic’ colorway is one of the most popular versions of the classic Air Jordan 5. Last released in 2011, this Retro 5 is a must-cop for many sneaker heads.

Under Armour Curry 2.5

UNDER ARMOUR CURRY 2.5 – JULY 23 AT 10 AM ET

The Curry 2.5 is preparing for football season. Curry’s newest release is a nod to San Francisco’s football team, with a red and black colorway. The Curry 2.5 has loyally payed homage to the Bay Area, and this latest release stays true to that, despite Curry being a noted fan of Carolina’s football team.

Nike Hyperdunk 2016

NIKE HYPERDUNK ‘08 ‘UNITED WE RISE’ – JULY 23 AT 10 AM ET

The string of patriotic Nike releases continues in preparation for this summer’s competitions. The Hyperdunk ’08 gets a USA-themed colorway this weekend, just like the Kyrie 2, Soldier 10, and Hyperdunk Flyknit did earlier this month. The Hyperdunk was originally released back in 2008, and developed into one of Nike’s top basketball performance shoes.