Tinker Hatfield

Back To The Future: Nike’s Working On Power-Lacing For 2015?

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One step closer to the real Marty McFly's shoes coming to life.

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Jordan Brand Unveils The Melo M10, Carmelo Anthony’s 10th Signature Shoe

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Melo becomes the third athlete to reach this milestone, joining Ray Allen and Derek Jeter.

Tinker Hatfield

Jordan Brand Unveils The New Air Jordan 28

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As you know whenever Jordan Brand announces a new entry in its iconic series, it's a major event.

Tinker Hatfield

Coming Attractions: Nike Air Trainer 1 Mid “Chlorophyll”

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Every other sneaker release between today and the end of 2012 just became irrelevant.

Tinker Hatfield

20 Years Of Nike Basketball Designs: The Air Zoom Generation

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The Air Zoom Generation still hails as one of the best basketball sig models of the past decade.

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Coming Attractions: Air Jordan 2012 Available On NIKEiD

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Like many, I was critical of the AJ 2012 at first sight.

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Insiders Tell The Story Of The 2011 Nike Air Mag

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The hype and hoopla surrounding the <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/2011-nike-mag">2011 Nike Air Mag</a> has scaled back, our hubris met with the realization that most commoners weren't in the running for the highly coveted kicks.

#BILL HADER

Kevin Durant Goes “Back For The Future”

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<a href="http://nikemag.ebay.com/">Auctions for the McFly's</a> just launched and are climbing quickly.

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12.30 The Cooler

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Jazzy Twitter Beef: Chris Brown Vs. Raz B [That Grape Juice] Top 10 Indie Movies of 2010 [BlackBook] 50 Cent Will Shovel Your Snow For $100 [TUD] If TMZ Reporters Felt Shame [Warming Glow] 49ers Want To Talk To Bill Parcells [BSO] Jessica Alba Spreads Her [...].

Tinker Hatfield

Air Jordan Concord XI Confirmed For 2011 Release

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/12/video-jr-smith-dunks-on-gary-neal"> The <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/12/video-jr-smith-dunks-on-gary-neal">Cool Grey's</a> are still a few days away from dropping but that doesn't mean it's too early to start planning next years moves.

Tinker Hatfield

LeBron’s Crew Continues To Ruin His Life

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/10/2010-11-nba-season-tip-off-12-things-to-watch"> In <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/10/nike-and-lebron-james-rise-commercial">LeBron's Nike commercial</a>, he asks if he should abandon his friends who've been with him since the beginning.

Tinker Hatfield

Flashback To ’87

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<a href="http://www.sneakerfreaker.com/feature/1987-nike-flashback-the-year-in-sneakers/1/"> Hip-Hop history marks '88 as one of the golden years, but it was the previous year that serves as a touchstone in the sneaker world. This was the year that renowned Nike designer Tinker Hatfield had the vision to make the Air bubble visible for the world to see. And with it, he focused all attention on what would become one of the world's legendary brands. Deltas, Safaris, Windrunners, Aqua Socks, Jordan II's, Trainer 1's and what would arguably the best shoe to emerge from the year, the Air Max 1. But who remembers Nike's cheerleading shoe, the Stamina, and the Aerofit's attempt to do battle with Reebok's Freestyle model? <a href="http://www.sneakerfreaker.com/feature/1987-nike-flashback-the-year-in-sneakers/1/">Sneaker Freaker</a> did and they've compiled a worthy helping of Nike advertisements and catalog scans.

Tinker Hatfield

2.13 The Cooler

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Krisana Farewell Def Jux: A Recap Of The NYC Label's Finest Moments <a href="http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/music_blog/2010/02/farewell-def-jux-a-requiem-and-recap-of-the-nyc-indie-rap-labels-finest-moments.html">[Pop & Hiss]</a> 9 Reasons NBA Players Shouldn't Look for Love at All-Star Weekend <a href="http://www.streetlevel.com/2010/02/12/9-reasons-nba-players-shouldnt-look-for-love-at-all-star-weeken/">[Street Level]</a> Dr.

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Video: Air Jordan 2010 x Tinker Hatfield x Mark Smith

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The next incarnation of the Jordan series will release in February 2010, marking the 25th edition of the sneaker.

Tinker Hatfield

A Call To Arms…

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With the release of the Flywire-enhanced <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/01/the-replacements">Air Maxim</a> last month, <a href="http://www.nike.com/nikeos/p/sportswear/en_GB/view_post?country=GB&lang_locale=en_GB&blog=en_GB&post=en_GB/2009/07/02/every-revolution-starts-somewhere">Nike produced a video</a> detailing the design behind the original, the ’87 classic <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/05/nike-air-max-1-%e2%80%98white-redgrey-09-june-quickstrike">Air Max 1</a> and its revolutionary visible air bubble.

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Tinkering With Greatness…

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In an effort squeeze the last bits of financial juice out the name, Nike continues the bastardization of the various Jordan models.


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