The Unlikely Tale of Sneakerheads and Skaters Establishing Nike SB In Vice Sports ‘FIFTEEN YEARS of SB DUNK’

The Unlikely Tale of Sneakerheads and Skaters Establishing Nike SB In Vice Sports ‘FIFTEEN YEARS of SB DUNK’

At some point the culture of sneakers and skating converged to make one of the most iconic brands in sports and apparel not only relevant, but avant-garde. When Nike introduced the SB dunk brand it was a play on what they were doing in the basketball realm of sneakers. Finding...

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Fall In Love With The Nike Free Trainer Instinct “Hustle Hart”

Fall In Love With The Nike Free Trainer Instinct “Hustle Hart”

Kevin Hart’s quest to be as fit as he can be, and inspire others sparked a relationship with Nike that has fully become a love affair with benefits. Kevin Hart debuted the love child of him and Nike in the form of his own show which he premiered on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Called the “Hustle Hart” edition these Nike’s are built on the Free Trainer Instinct platform.

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This Summer Neymar Jr. Teams Up With The Jordan Brand & Nike For His NJR Collection 2016

This Summer Neymar Jr. Teams Up With The Jordan Brand & Nike For His NJR Collection 2016

Neymar Jr. the heralded Brazilian soccer player has allied with Jordan Jumpman to launch his NJR collection this Summer. Neymar Jr. will be the first athlete ever to do something of this nature with the Jordan Brand and not be an endorsed ambassador. Apparently this is something that has been in the works for quite a while, and perhaps be the starting point of something new that the Jordan Brand will do for other star athletes.

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Return Of The Air Jordan 1 Mid Black/Dark Grey

Return Of The Air Jordan 1 Mid Black/Dark Grey

So its back to black for the Air Jordan 1. The black Jordan Brand OG colorway is headed back to retailers. In fact you can actually pick the kicks up is now for $110 USD. Decked out in a nice black, and grey over a nice leather aesthetic. What’s in...

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Nike Premiers The Air Tech Challenge Hybrid Colorway White/Volt-Hot Lava

Nike Premiers The Air Tech Challenge Hybrid Colorway White/Volt-Hot Lava

Volt green, neon pink splashes, and green-to-blue gradient against white leather makes up the new (rather old) Nike Air Tech Challenge Hybrid. This sneaker is in the same league as Bo Jacksons, and Jordan 4’s. It was the signature shoe worn my the great Andre Agassi. These classics are noted for...

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“Spizike” Air Jordan 6 Retro “Varsity Red”

“Spizike” Air Jordan 6 Retro “Varsity Red”

The reinvention of Nike’s Jordan sneaker legacy has been amazing to witness over the past years. The testament to one of the most iconic brands in Americana continues, and I can’t name the amount of money that has been splurged by people. Transcending sneaker heads to contemporary trends of fashion....

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Nike 2014 Air Trainer 1 “Pro Bowl”

Nike 2014 Air Trainer 1 “Pro Bowl”

What a magnificent NFL playoff season we had for the 2013/2014 year. I mean the top teams that showcased a high level of consistency this year fought it out. Did Russel Wilson become a star or what? Wow, did Peyton Manning just juice the game with the elegance of a...

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Nike Air Trainer SC High QS “Alabama”

Nike Air Trainer SC High QS “Alabama”

We call these the BO’s after Bo Jackson; which was the name that is most associated with the Nike Air Trainers. This is the one shoe that rivals any pair of Jordans to me. So it’s interesting to see how Nike is rebranding the sneaker without the famous atheletes name...

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Air Jordan 1 Retro ’95 “Cool Grey”

Air Jordan 1 Retro ’95 “Cool Grey”

It’s all about fusion with the new Air Jordan 1 Retro ’95 “Cool Grey”. Not only is Nike dipping into the old school Chicago Bulls color way of black/red, but they also ran in the Air Jordan 11, but here’s the alley hoop touch of the classic “Cool Grey”. What...

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Nike Kobe 8 NSW Lifestyle LE “Snakeskin”

Nike Kobe 8 NSW Lifestyle LE “Snakeskin”

It’s still the year of the Snake, and you know even with an injury Kobe Bryant is still one of the best basketball players on the planet Earth. So it’s no wonder that Nike continues to remind us that the “Black Mamba” has more to offer with his apparel. Introducing...

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Air Jordan 5 Retro “Grape”

Air Jordan 5 Retro “Grape”

The Jordan 5’s get lots of love, but they don’t get remembered like other Air Jordan kicks. Then again that may be whom you speak with. The ‘5’s always find a way to refresh themselves in the hearts of sneaker lovers, and gamers alike. They also do well with various...

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Nike KD V N7

Nike KD V N7

Nike & Kevin Durant are set to release, and reveal the new Leo Chang designed Nike KD V N7 on April 13, 2013. Part of Nike’s N7 initiative efforts in developing youth through sports.

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New Post has been published on http://thekingslayer.com/?p=541 One of Nike’s most underrated departments has to be it’s Tennis one. Don’t get me wrong people are aware of their line of Tennis gear, but not as prominently as other areas of the company. Except, consistently Nike Tennis out does it self,...

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New Post has been published on http://thekingslayer.com/?p=361 Nike Air Force 1 “Irish Varsity” The O.G. Air Force 1′s make an ill colorway return with the “Irish Varsity” edition. With hints of Orange around minor, but major areas such as the heel, side, and tongue. This colorway shows off a meticulous...

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2012 Olympics USA Men’s Soccer Jersey Introductions

  With the 2012 Olympics set to be upon us this summer. Soccer is taking world stage as countries have become stronger, better, and faster. No country has to deal with the pressure of the sport on a world stage so visible as the USA Soccer team. I should say...

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Nike Sportswear introduces us Nike Lunar. As featured in this Nike Lunar Blazer, the Lunar sole resides on a mesh constructed upper. The Navy Blue color way rides above as the base color for pair of feet. On offer is a white accent on the Nike Swoosh along with the laces. {Via...

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On Deck With The Nike Air Max Barkley ‘ACTION RED’

On Deck With The Nike Air Max Barkley ‘ACTION RED’

  I was never a big fan of Micheal Jordan’s kicks. Don’t get me wrong some versions really caught my eye at times, but not enough to get me to purchase them. I will say that I never tried on a pair that didn’t fit, and look right on me....

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Kevin Durant has supplanted himself not just among the elite of NBA Basketball players this generation, but a formidable heir to the platform that legends have graced.  This isn’t hype, but you watch in awe as he, and his Thunder team attack the sport it’s uncanny not to wish him...

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Nike Air Yeezy 2

It’s been a while since February 2011 NBA All-Star Weekend where Kayne who had his “Air Yeezy 2” premiered.  The kicks debuted in a commercial short film with Kobe Bryant showcasing his new Nike campaign. We have not seen or heard a thing about a release date.  Yet, the man...

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The new Lebron 9 color way comes in Black synthetic, complimented with silver and orange trim. Orange being a favorite color of mine is prominent on the sneaker. You can see it i the Swoosh, midsole, and areas where the branding is as well. Mind you this may not be a...

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The Jordan Brand yesterday released three variants of the Air Jordan 1 KO Premiums. As a signature, each pair of these sneakers offers up a monochromatic upper, and a red Jumpman patch on the tongue. This line seems to be a more stylish, featuring color ways that are less outlandish,...

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