Nike Announces Basketball Collection, “12 Soles”

Nike announces a special release of its basketball silhouettes this week, dubbed "12 Soles".

The collection celebrates the Swoosh's impact on the game through a collection of silhouettes that define the past, present and future of basketball, while highlight special moments in footwear history.

"12 Soles" features iterations of the Nike SF AF-1 and AF-1 Upstep Warrior, as well as Air Max 2 Uptempo, Uptempo 97 and the Air Foamposite Pro.

Other models include the Nike Kobe XI Elite Low, Nike Zoom KD 9, Nike Kyrie 2 and Air Jordan XXXI, alongside iconic Air Jordan silhouettes like the Air Jordan IX Retro, Air Jordan XI Retro and Air Jordan XVI Retro.

The final shoe will be a mystery drop.

The Nike "12 Soles" initiation will be displayed at Nike's new SoHo flagship, which opens Nov. 11. Each shoe dropss Dec. 3 through Nike+ SNKRS, online and select retailers.

  • baawwsse

    This is the stuff that needs to stop. All the promotion of these brands that just want our money. Then when the kids are out here doing whatever to get these sneakers, an article will be published vilifying them.