Nike Dunk High ‘Maize & Blue’

After the release of the Spartan Green (which honored the Michigan State Spartans), another Nike Dunk High is dropping on September 23. This time, it’s the “Maize & Blue” colorway —  an ode to the Michigan Wolverines. The Dunk High is back and this version has been designed for those that are true blue. Inspired…

A closer look at the Kobe V Protro ‘5x Champ’

BuhayBasket gives us a closer look at the Nike Kobe 5 Protro “5x Champ”, highlighting all the notable details scattered all over the sneaker. Not known to many, the shoe also draws inspiration from Jeff Hamilton and the jacket he designed when the Lakers won the three-peat in the early 2000s.

Air Jordan 1 High OG ‘Bio Hack’

The Air Jordan 1 High OG “Bio Hack” a.k.a. “Baroque Brown” is hitting Manila shores on Friday. The much-awaited pair, which incorporates a bunch of different colors, is part of the Jordan Fall 2020 collection. Inspired by the rapid pace of life in Tokyo, this OG AJ1 bends traditional design with blocks of modern tones…

Kobe’s legacy celebrated in Nike’s new film ‘Better’

Nike Philippines will honor the legacy of Kobe Bryant (1978 – 2020) with Mamba Week 23 – 27 August. The week of programming brings together athletes, communities, inspiration and innovation which commemorate his enduring legacy and transcendent Mamba Mentality. Mamba Mentality is about getting better, every day, in everything we do. In his own words,…

3 The Hard Way: NBA playoffs, Game 1 studs, and Nike Dunks

The NBA Playoffs are here and BuhayBasket highlights some of the series openers in the first round, including the Game 1 upsets of the Bucks and Lakers. Also in this episode of 3 THE HARD WAY is the local release details of the Nike Dunk Low “Samba”.

Nike Dunk Low ‘Samba’

The Nike Dunk Low “Samba” is finally making a global return after it was originally released as a Japan exclusive in 2001. The updated edition revives the OG by recreating the same colour blocking, with shades of Hyper Blue on the pearlised leather toe box and midpanels complemented by overlays of silver. Bold accents of Samba…

Mamba Mentality Live with Nike PH athletes

Nike will kick off Mamba Week on August 23 to honor Kobe Bryant’s legacy. As part of the week-long celebration, Nike Philippines is hosting a Zoom Webinar that will feature Jimmy Alapag, Kiefer Ravena, Camille Clarin and Kat Tan. The four will all share their personal Kobe experiences and what Mamba Mentality has taught them….

What you need to know about Nike’s Mamba Week

Note: The following was written for Buhay Basket The sudden and tragic passing of Kobe Bryant back in January brought the entire world to a halt. The news that he, along with his daughter Gianna Bryant and seven others, died in a fatal helicopter crash just as he was getting his post-retirement life together was…

The sneakers that Nike will release for Mamba Week

Nike’s Mamba Week is a celebration of Kobe Bryant’s legacy both on and off the court. Kobe’s remarkable impact on the game of basketball also applied to footwear design. Throughout his career, Kobe pushed Nike Basketball to explore the competitive advantages gained through low-profile, highly-responsive design. It was an aspirational challenge as much as it…

Nike’s ‘You Can’t Stop Us’ short film

Nike’s ‘You Can’t Stop Us’ Campaign, a short film of the same name, debuted on Friday to coincide with the NBA’s return to hardwood action. The spot, which is narrated by footballer Megan Rapinoe, features 24 sports and 53 athletes and celebrates sport as a source of inspiration. Its action shares a dynamic split screen…