All posts by Omar Powell

Sneakerhead Dad

An ode to dads through sneakers: Remember that first pair of kicks you picked up with your dad’s money and he let you walk out the store in… Remember the first pair of kicks you bothered your dad for until he got them for you…

Air Jordan 1 High ‘Black/Royal’ w/ Nike Air

Last summer’s Air Jordan 1 High ‘Banned’ caused a serious stir in the sneaker community. Releasing at the beautiful price of $125 ($109 for B-Grades at outlets) and featuring Nike Air branding. As word got out that Jordan Brand is planning to re-release the Air

Air Jordan Retro – Spring 2013 Releases

Just when you thought it was safe to “quit” the sneaker game…Jordan Brand has partially done the unthinkable, the inconceivable, the asinine, the unbelievable…the exciting. If you thought 2012 was exciting, Spring of 2013 alone is looking to top 2012 entirely from a Jordan standpoint. Expect

Nike Shox BB4 “Olympic” Release Date

For those who have vivid and visual memories, you might just remember the incredible run Vince Carter went on in 2000. Vinsanity took off officially in Oakland for the 2000 All-Star Game where he gave one of the greatest slam dunk contest performances in the

Nike Air Force 180 “Olympic” Release Date

The season…rather the year of the retro continues on with the Nike Air Force 180 and the Nike Basketball Olympic Pack. The first release of the pack of four featuring the Nike Air Zoom Huarache 2K4, Nike Air More Uptempo and Nike Shox BB4 all

Adidas x Jeremy Scott Wings 2.0 “Silver Mesh”

Jeremy Scott is known for his corky and outlandish…sometimes outrageous but extravagant designs. His collaborations with Adidas are heavily sought over just for those reasons. Perhaps Scott’s most noticeable and infamous design…the JS Wings…gets another makeover. We’ve seen the wings glow in the dark, sport a psychedelic look,