Nike Tennis “Flame” Collection
Oct31

Nike Tennis “Flame” Collection

Nike has quite the legacy when it comes to signing and endorsing the world’s greatest Tennis athletes; Pete Sampras to Andre Aggasi, Roger Federer and Serena Williams just to name a few. And the company that is so in touch with the future and moving onward never forgets where it came from, paying homage to the past. The Nike Tennis ‘Flame’ Collection does just that…check out the story behind the homage below;...

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State of the Sneaker Community Address
Oct31

State of the Sneaker Community Address

With the Presidential Election coming up next Tuesday it sparked the inspiration for the latest blog post. Granted this has been the first in quite a while; so I’m going to try and shake the rust a bit. Let me crack my knuckles…this could spark quite a debate, but this post has been drafted based on the personal opinion of one and not reflective of the community, or even the others that make up Sole-U. 2012 has become...

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Nike+ FuelBand “White Ice” & “Black Ice”
Oct31

Nike+ FuelBand “White Ice” & “Black Ice”

The Nike+ FuelBand made its debut earlier in the year and has become wildly popular with¬†athletes¬†and fitness lovers alike…even with the average person who does not do much. Releasing only in the ‘Black Steel’ colorway, the Band then released again in a limited ‘Ice’ look. But, today the Nike+ FuelBand is back with two new colorways; the ‘White Ice’ and ‘Black Ice’ appearances...

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Nike LeBron 10 “Ring Night” PE
Oct31

Nike LeBron 10 “Ring Night” PE

It is very rare in of itself to see a signature line hit the 10 mark, and it is highly rare that a shoe that reaches this plateau chronicles or details its name bearer’s accomplishments to that point. Ironically the Air Jordan 10 physically marked MJ’s biggest accomplishments to date in 1994/95. But, unlike MJ he did not first don his accomplishment driven kicks until later in the regular season; LeBron…did not have...

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Air Jordan 16 Ray Allen “Ring Night” PE
Oct31

Air Jordan 16 Ray Allen “Ring Night” PE

Perhaps the Heat’s off-season acquisition; “Jesus Shuttlesworth” better known as Ray Allen…brought his talents to South Beach along with his extensive Player Exclusive collection. Proving yet again that being one of the original Team Jordan members (and long-standing member) has its perks. That even despite not receiving a ring like he did four seasons ago with the Boston Celtics, Ray kind of crashed the...

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