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Aaron Gordon Destroys Nike Shoes While Performing An Insane Dunk


Coming in second place never felt so good. The Orlando Magic’s Aaron Gordon has deservedly gotten a boost in reputation after a dunk contest for the ages and his insane high-flying slams are now translating in-game too. Gordon recently put on an acrobatic display against the lowly Philadelphia 76ers with one minor mishap – his Nike Hyperrev 2016s fell apart as a result. Perhaps the model couldn’t withstand the altitude. Check out a few photos of his destroyed kicks and watch a video of the dunk that could’ve done it below.



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Vans Gave Damn, Daniel Free Sneakers For Life

Daniel and Josh, the duo behind the “Damn, Daniel” viral meme, recently appeared on the Ellen show, where they revealed that the Vans skate brand gifted Daniel a life-time supply of Vans sneakers. By now, most of you will recognize the pre-pubescent voice chanting “Damn, Daniel” with the blonde-haired youngster sarcastically styles his latest outfit, but it’s gotten so ridiculously big that they’ve been invited on the most talked-about daytime talk show and have enough Vans shoes to last time snapchats forever and ever. The skate/lifestyle brand founded by Steve Van Doren celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year, so kudos to the brand for celebrating in a fun way. Check out the full Ellen clip below.



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Damn, Daniel Is Back At It With The White Vans For Life

Daniel and Josh, the duo behind the “Damn, Daniel” viral meme, recently appeared on the Ellen show, where they revealed that the Vans skate brand gifted Daniel a life-time supply of Vans sneakers. By now, most of you will recognize the pre-pubescent voice chanting “Damn, Daniel” with the blonde-haired youngster sarcastically styles his latest outfit, but it’s gotten so ridiculously big that they’ve been invited on the most talked-about daytime talk show and have enough Vans shoes to last time snapchats forever and ever. The skate/lifestyle brand founded by Steve Van Doren celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year, so kudos to the brand for celebrating in a fun way. Check out the full Ellen clip below.



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Marquette To Lace Up Upcoming Air Jordan XXX University Blue


Marquette University has been rocking all kinds of Jordan heat throughout the season, and we’re grateful for the fact that their Twitter account always keeps us updated on what’s coming next on a game by game basis. Next up is this awesome Air Jordan 30 “University Blue” pair featuring a sleek combination of white and sky blue Flyweave throughout. Sure, the overall aesthetic mirrors Mike’s alma mater UNC more than it does Marquette, but there’s no denying that the color blocking is a step up from last year’s Air Jordan XX9. What do you think of this Jordan XXX colorway? Be sure to check out detailed photos below and we’ll keep you updated on more Jordan release dates right here on Sneaker News.



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Nike Evolves Skate Shoe Design With Eric Kostons New Signature Shoe

After nearly three years in rotation, the Nike SB Koston 2 is ready to take a back seat as the legendary Frostman is getting a new signature shoe from Nike this March. This time around, the Swoosh brings forth proven design elements and combines it with newly discovered cues – namely the sock-like ankle cuff that’s been prevalent in its football boots as of late. Dubbed the Nike SB Hyperfeel Koston 3, this new signature shoe promises the superior fit boasted by the Nike Flyknit Hyperfeel that debuted in 2014 and the unparalleled performance that riders have enjoyed over the last few years. No word on if a take-down version (aka a version without the cuff) will be available, but Nike SB has plans on launching the shoe this March after it hosts a shindig this weekend in Los Angeles. Get a full detailed photo gallery ahead and let us know if you think this is the most innovative skate shoe of all-time.



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An Understated Nike Internationalist

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To follow-up on a recent color block iteration, the iconic Nike Internationalist is treated in Obsidian for its latest finish to start off the early portion of 2016.

The popular retro runner essentially flaunts a premium build with tonal suede covering the majority of its upper. Furthermore, matching leather accents are provided by the signature Swoosh branding and heel tab, while the subdued tone is continued on its tpu heel counter, laces and tongue tab.

Additionally reinforced with stitching throughout, the low-top is offset by a clean white midsole unit and grey outsole to create an aesthetically pleasing colorway. Find a pair at select Nike stores overseas now.

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Author’s Take

I’m a sucker for runners. I’m pretty biased towards this model as well. In this colorway, it’s certainly versatile and stylish.


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Shades Of Grey On The Asics Gel Lyte 5

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The Asics Gel Lyte 5 is treated in another appealing colorway this season, as it receives touches of Grey across the majority of its makeup.

Comprised of mesh for its base and reinforced with tonal suede overlays, additional premium detailing is evidenced by leather utilized for its signature form stripes on the side panels. Darker hits of its defining tone is further applied on the sides to further pronounce the profile, as well as on the heel tab and heel counter.

All reseting atop a matching rubber sole unit, the sneaker is rounded out with tonal laces and distinctive branding on the tongue and collar area. You can purchase a pair at select Asics retailers overseas now.

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Author’s Take

I’m generally a fan of this model. This iteration is certainly versatile and stylish for all genders. Another solid offering for sure.


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Midnight Navy For The Nike Air Max 90 Ultra Moire

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Alongside the recent Pure Platinum iteration, the Nike Air Max 90 Ultra Moire is treated in another tonal finish, this time flaunting an understated colorway of navy.

Unlike its traditional profile, this modernized silhouette is defined by its one-piece seamless upper, which bears perforations throughout to allow maximum breathability, as well as weighing much less to ensure a comfortable fit.

Tonal synthetics are applied on the model to further signify its notable elements such as the Swoosh branding, mudguard and heel badge. All resting atop a matching sole unit with the visible air bubble component in the heel, the sneaker is rounded out with tonal laces and branding on the tongue.

You can purchase this latest variation of the silhouette at select Nike retailers overseas now.

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Author’s Take

I’ll always be an advocate for this model. Style, performance and functionality into one design. This colorway is perfect for everyday wear.


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Supreme x Nike Air Max 98

Release Date: Spring 2016
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Supreme is wasting no time in 2016 as far as collaborations go and it seems that we’ve gotten our first look at their next project with Nike.

After collaborating with Jordan Brand last year and releasing three different colorways of the Air Jordan 5, in 2016 they will be linking up with familiar partner Nike on a silhouette that we don’t see very often, the Nike Air Max 98. There is rumors that there will be a total of four colorways set to release later this year possibly beginning in the Spring. Two have already surfaced, one is done in grey and the other in black while both feature snakeskin detailing on the toe, mudguard and ankle.


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Author’s Takes

Andres Carrillo, News: I’m not a fan of either Supreme or the Air Max 98 silhouette so this collaboration doesn’t capture my attention at all. This will be an easy pass for me.

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Neutral Tones Cover The Clarks Sportswear Trigenic Flex

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A new colorway of the Clarks Sportswear Trigenic Flex is introduced this season, as the silhouette essentially merges the brand?s original design elements with innovative technology.

Exuding exotic flair with its scaly reptilian-like leather upper in white, the component is reinforced with a suede wraparound whip stitching design that ensures both flexibility and durability at the same time in a complementing off-white hue.

Further detailed with the brand’s Ortholite technology that provides enhanced comfort while minimizing moisture and odor, the model is finished off with a segmented Vibram sole unit. Find this pair at select Clarks retailers overseas now.

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Author’s Take

Since its introduction, I’ve been a fan of this silhouette. I admire the design and construction a lot. This colorway is certainly appealing as well.


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Obsidian Colors The Latest Jordan Eclipse

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While Gamma Green consisted as the latest variation of the Jordan Eclipse for grade school sizes, the lifestyle silhouette is introduced in another makeup this season, specifically for men’s sizing.

Flaunting a predominantly blue palette, a darker hue is utilized for its mesh upper, lining and tongue, while a lighter tone is prominent on its leather side panels which bear minute perforations throughout. Supplemented atop a clean white full-length sole unit, the midsole portion is detailed with navy speckling to perfectly coordinate with its theme.

Finished off with Jumpman branding on the tongue tab and rear section, you can purchase this latest variation of the model at select JB retailers overseas first.

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Author’s Take

In various colorways, I’m a fan of this model. This rendition is a good example. The colorway is executed well and the silhouette isn’t that bad either in terms of appeal.


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Gold Highlights The Nike Cortez

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The iconic Nike Cortez receives another standout finish this season in a simple colorway of white with golden details.

Listed as a women’s iteration, this particular pair is comprised of premium leather across the majority of its upper. The pristine tone is essentially doused across the component, which flows towards the inner lining, laces, tongue and full-length rubber sole unit.

To offset its heavenly colorway, pops of gold are applied on the signature Swooshes, as well as more branding located on the tongue and heel tab. You can find this quickstrike pair at select Nike accounts overseas now.

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Author’s Take

I’m biased towards this style. It’s a true classic overall. This variation is versatile for males as well in my opinion.


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Neutral Tones On This Nike Air Max 90 Essential

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The Nike Air Max 90 Essential is presented in a new Phantom finish for this season, following a recent Infrared-inspired colorway.

Draped in a muted palette overall, light beige covers the majority of the runner’s composition, which is comprised of breathable mesh and tonal suede overlays adorning the toe cap, mudguard and side panels. To further complement the colorway, cream-colored accents adorn the laces, Swoosh branding and visible bubble unit on its heel.

All adhered atop a clean white midsole unit and classic gum outsole, more white accents are implemented on the inner lining and leather Swoosh to round out the theme perfectly. You can purchase this pair at select Nike retailers overseas now.

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Author’s Take

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Minimalism On The New Balance 580 Re-Engineered

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The New Balance 580 is introduced in a modernized build this season, specifically, “re-engineered” with minimized construction unlike its traditional makeup.

This time boasting a mixed mesh and synthetic overlays across its entire upper for minimal flair, the component ensures maximum performance enhancement and durability as well. Offered in two finishes of black/white and grey/white, the sneakers receive volt accents on the grey pair and a marble-print midsole on the black.

Other notable details include an embossed “N” logo at the side panels, custom 3M tongue labels and matching laces. In addition, the insoles are shaded in its respective contrasting colorway as well, while resting atop a black or grey outsole.

Retailing for $120, you can purchase your pair at select New Balance stockists now.

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Author’s Take

I’m a fan of the style in general and this enhanced makeup is pretty solid as well. Versatile and stylish overall in my view.


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University Red Covers The Nike Air Max BW Ultra

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The Nike Air Max BW Ultra is a sneaker that gets overlooked a lot by many people because there’s so many Air Max silhouettes out there that more often than not a few of them are bound to get lost in the shuffle.

Perhaps releasing a bold colorway like this University Red option that you see above will get people to notice. The classic silhouette has been upgraded with modern materials and bold colors that include University Red and Bright Crimson for a look that cannot be ignored.

Look for the Nike Air Max BW Ultra at select Nike retailers beginning next month.

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Author’s Take

The Air Max BW Ultra is one of those silhouettes that just doesn’t catch my attention. I prefer other classic Air Max silhouettes like the AM 90 and the AM 1 over this.


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