As the NBA’s ficial uniform producer for the foreseeable future, Nike’s partnership with the league will prolong past the court docket to incorporate collaborative tasks with the Nike skateboarding line, extra generally often known as Nike SB.
“Growing up in Southern California within the ’80s was what obtained me into basketball,” Nike SB skateboarder Eric Koston mentioned in an announcement. “I used to be getting deep into skateboarding in highschool, however having the Showtime Lakers as my house workforce was so thrilling to observe. They had been on the peak their championship wins, they’d their rivalry with the Celtics — it was compelling, aggressive, flashy basketball.”
The upcoming NBA x Nike SB assortment will characteristic three totally different iconic sneakers silhouettes – the Blazer Low, Bruin and Dunk Low – in addition to a co-branded satin jackets and hoodies.
The assortment will reportedly kickf on October 13 with the discharge an all-white Blazer Low ($80), a monochromatic “bubblegum” Nike SB Bruin ($85), and a royal blue satin SB Dunk Low ($100) wearing a royal blue satin.