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Kicks On Court Classic // Jason Williams’ Sneaker Career

words // Nick DePaula:

Jason Williams is the most exciting player the NBA has ever seen.

Some basketball players had transcendent dunks. Some skied through the air unlike anyone before them. Others possessed speed and quickness that left defenders helpless. With Jason Williams, we didn’t know what the hell to expect on every single possession. He’d throw a 60-foot lob one night in Seattle, chuck a behind-the-back pass right past Nick Anderson into the 6th row of The Garden another, and then haul a 32-foot three-pointer with 17 seconds on the shot clock.

He played with more freedom and carelessness than anyone I’ve ever seen — but it was that unpredictability that made his game more exciting and more spontaneous than anyone else on a nightly basis.

JWill might be retired from the Association, but he’s still dishing dimes throughout Asia in exhibition games and in men’s leagues around the Orlando area. He’s now 40, but the flash has never flamed out.

img_4546Luckily for us, today’s modern social media era loves to come up with entirely arbitrary fake holidays, and somehow today is officially none other than #NationalWhiteChocolateDay. So, what better time to take a dive through all of Jason Williams’ best sneakers worn throughout his 12-year NBA career?

He began his journey in the league as 1998’s 7th overall pick as a Nike endorser, and opted mostly for Air Max models during his early time with the Swoosh. There was the Holistic Uptempo and Team Max Zoom to start, while he later switched to the Force Authority, Powermatic and Force Carbide models. Of course, it was the polished patent leather Hyperflight that Williams is most known for, as his all-purple pair for the 2001 playoffs helped to carry the model’s summer launch.

After his 2001 trade to Memphis (that quite honestly crushed me as a Sacramento-raised high schooler at the time), JWill picked right up and continued to wear the Hyperflight, along with several Shox-based models like the BB4, Limitless and VC2.

Before his third season with the Grizzlies, his highlight-driven game saw him get a shoe deal offer in 2003 from AND1 that he simply couldn’t turn down, just at the height of the brand’s Mixtape streetball era. He’d go on to help lead boldly blocked models like the Rise, 2Chi, Rekanize, Chosen One and several others. At the time, AND1 would let players put whatever the hell they wanted on their PE pairs. JWill’s models often featured a simple “JDUB” or “JWILL” stitched customization, with a few even reading “WHITE BOY,” a nod to his infamous “WHIT EBOY” knuckle tattoos.

Check out all of Jason Williams’ best Kicks On Court from throughout his championship-winning career in our latest Classic edition, and let us know your favorites in the comments section below. Of course, be sure to also enjoy a bonus mixtape of some of his best career highlights, which certainly inspired a generation of turnover-prone players during my childhood in Sacramento and throughout the country.

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Air Jordan XIV
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Nike Air Holistic Uptempo
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Nike Air Team Max Zoom
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Nike Air Force Authority
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Nike Air Force Powermatic
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Nike Air Flight Persistence
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22 Feb 2001: A shot Jason Williams #55 of the Sacramento Kings from behind during the game against the Washington Wizards at the MCI Center in Washington, D.C. The Kings defeated the Wizards 115-110. NOTE TO USER: It is expressly understood that the only rights Allsport are offering to license in this Photograph are one-time, non-exclusive editorial rights. No advertising or commercial uses of any kind may be made of Allsport photos. User acknowledges that it is aware that Allsport is an editorial sports agency and that NO RELEASES OF ANY TYPE ARE OBTAINED from the subjects contained in the photographs.Mandatory Credit: Doug Pensinger /Allsport

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Nike Air Big Flyer
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Nike Air Flightposite 1
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Nike Air Force Carbide
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Nike Air Hyperflight
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Jordan Mossified
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Nike Hyperflight
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Nike Shox BB4
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PLEASE NOTE THIS IMAGE IS FOR USE VIA THE CONSUMER POD SITE ONLY. MEMPHIS, TN - OCTOBER 18: Jason Williams #2 of the Memphis Grizzlies drives the ball during their preseason game against the Orlando Magic at the Pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee on October 18, 2002. The Grizzlies defeated the Magic 108-105. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice : Copyright 2002 NBAE. (Photo by: Joe Murphy/NBAE/Getty Images

Nike Air Max Elite
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Nike Air Shox Limitless 
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Nike Shox Stunner
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Nike Shox Supremacy
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Nike Shox VC 2
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AND1 Rise
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AND1 Chosen One
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AND1 2Chi
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AND1 Ballistic
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AND1 Uprise
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AND1 Rekanize
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MEMPHIS - NOVEMBER 10: Jason Williams #2 and Pau Gasol #16 of the Memphis Grizzlies stands on the court during the game with the Los Angeles Lakers at the FedExForum on November 10, 2004 in Memphis, Tennessee. The Grizzlies won 110-87. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2004 NBAE (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

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AND1 Player X
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AND1 Elite International
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AND1 Tai Chi
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AND1 Mystique Mid
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epa00708481 Miami Heat guard Jason Williams (L) is defended by New Jersey Nets guard Jason Kidd (R) during their second round Eastern Conference playoff game at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida, Monday 08 May 2006 The Nets defeated the Heat 100-88 to take a one game to none lead in the best-of-seven series. . EPA/RHONA WISE

Nike Shox Bomber
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Nike Zoom Huarache 2K5 
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Nike Uptempo Pro
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adidas A3 SS Structure
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adidas Bounce
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adidas Pro Model 
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MIAMI - JUNE 15: Jason Williams #55 of the Miami Heat passes the ball in the first quarter against the Dallas Mavericks in game four of the 2006 NBA Finals on June 15, 2006 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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adidas Pilrahna
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Converse Wade 1.3
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32-jwill-magic-pregame-dunk33-jwill-orl-blue-chip-233-jwill-orl-blue-chip-3ORLANDO, FL - NOVEMBER 11: Jason Williams #44 of the Orlando Magic shoots against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the game on November 11, 2009 at Amway Arena in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Nike Blue Chip 2
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Nike Zoom Kobe V 
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Nike Zoom KD3
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Nike Zoom Soldier 9
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jwill-kings-header-cropHappy National White Chocolate Day!!

 

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Gridiron Kicks Spotlight // The Best of Warren Sapp

This season, NFL athletes on Jordan Brand will lace up the Air Jordan 9 PE in both low and midtop form. A longtime representative of the Jumpman on the gridiron, Warren Sapp wore anything and everything from JB, sporting high top takes on some of the most famous signature model’s from MJ’s famed collection. See for yourself in the latest installment of Gridiron Kicks Spotlight.

Warren Sapp in the Nike Air Veer

Warren Sapp in the Nike Air Veer

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 11 High PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 11 High PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 11 Turf PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 11 Turf PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 9 PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 9 PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 9 Super Bowl PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 9 Super Bowl PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 12 PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 12 PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 12 PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 12 PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 13 High PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 13 High PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 14 PE

Warren Sapp in his Air Jordan 14 PE

Photos via Getty Images, lead image via Zimbio


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A Flyover of the New Nice Kicks DTLA

It’s coming this week.  The grand opening of Nice Kicks DTLA.  Stay tuned for the big announcement Tuesday for the lineup of events as Nice Kicks finally arrives in Los Angeles.

Nice Kicks DTLA
862 S. Main St
Los Angeles, CA 90014

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Welcome to Nice Angeles – Nice Kicks DTLA Preview

Thursday night, Nice Kicks played host to select guests from within the footwear, apparel, entertainment, and sports industry to give a sneak preview of the new Nice Kicks DTLA shop.

Located at the corner of 9th & Main in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, the Nice Kicks DTLA space is housed in the iconic structure known to many in the downtown area as “the cube.”  This contemporary two-story structure is unlike any other building in the area standing tall on the busy corner just steps away from the Ace Hotel and many other new building adding height to the downtown skyline.

Want to get a look at the new Nice Kicks DTLA space yourself? Make sure you are keeping up to date by checking NiceKicks.com on a regular basis as well as following us on all social media with the handle @nicekicks.

We look forward to hosting more events in the near future including our grand opening coming in just a few days.  Stay tuned!

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Agenda Report // Our Favorite Kicks Spotted at Agenda Las Vegas

Tradeshow footwear is never short on variety. You’ll see everything you expected to along with much of what you didn’t.

Agenda Las Vegas has proven to be a breeding ground for uniqueness, with styles ranging from rare Swoosh heat to often forgotten exclusives. We captured a few of our favorites from Agenda Days 1 and 2. Give them a look below and let us know which pair is your favorite.

Air Jordan 12 Team Dime

Air Jordan 12 Team Dime PE

Patta x Nike SB Dunk Low

Nike SB Dunk Low Pro “Paris”

Nike Air Monarch Custom

Nike Air Monarch Custom

Saint Laurent Court Classic

Saint Laurent Court Classic

Air Jordan 11 Legend Blue/Pantone

Air Jordan 11 “Legend Blue” & “Pantone”

Nike Air Tuned Precision

Nike Air Tuned Precision

adidas Ultra Boost Gold Medal

adidas Ultra Boost Gold Medal

photos by Zaul Zamora

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Kicks On Court Classic // The 1992 Dream Team

The Olympics are back on and popping and so is Kicks On Court Classic. As we hope for this year’s USA Basketball roster to bring home the gold and do so in sneaker heat, we revisit the squad that started it all: The 1992 Dream Team.

Led by Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Charles Barkley and an array of NBA Hall of Famers, the first pro assembled Team USA basketball club was by most measures the best ever, dominating international play and doing so in memorable footwear.

Recall who wore what in the latest KOC Classic.

Barkley AF 180 2 92 Olympics Dream Team

Barkley AF 180 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Charles Barkley // Nike Air Force 180
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Bird 2 92 Olympics Dream Team

Bird 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Larry Bird // Converse Bird
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Clyde 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Clyde Drexler // Avia Arc
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DRob 2 92 Olympics Dream Team

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David Robinson // Nike Air Ballistic Force
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Ewing 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Patrick Ewing // Ewing Eclipse
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Karl 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Karl Malone // LA Gear Catapult
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Laett Huarache 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Christian Laettner // Nike Air Flight Huarache
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Magic 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Magic Johnson // Converse Magic Olympic Mid
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MJ 92 Olympics Dream Team AJ VII 7

MJ AJ 7 VII 92 Olymipcs HR 2

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Michael Jordan // Air Jordan 7
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Mullin 1 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Chris Mullin // Nike Air Flight Lite
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PORTLAND - JUNE 1992: Scottie Pippen #8 of the USA Men's Senior National Team dunks against Argentina during the Men's Tournament of Americas in June of 1992 at the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2011 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images

Pip Flight Lite 92 Olympics Dream Team

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Scottie Pippen // Nike Air Flight Lite
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Stockton 92 Olympics Dream Team

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John Stockton // Nike Air Ballistic Force

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Nice Kicks Downtown LA to Launch Exclusive Nike Air Huarache Run

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In preparation for the late July opening of the Nice Kicks store in Downtown Los Angeles, there will be an exclusive Nike Air Huarache Run released on Saturday, July 9th.  This never before seen colorway is comprised of a white premium leather upper, white neoprene sock liner, and a royal blue outsole.  Iridescent accents on the tongue patch and cage finish out the design for a neck-breaking look.

Nice Kicks DTLA

862 South Main Street

Los Angeles, CA 90014

Saturday, July 9th at 10:00 am

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The Best Kicks On Court From Game 7 Of The NBA Finals

words // Nick DePaula:

An iconic Finals, featuring two of the game’s biggest stars of the modern era, highlighted by LeBron James finally delivering a NBA championship to the city of Cleveland. It was a legendary sports moment in every sense of the word, with James and the Cavaliers ultimately winning three straight games after facing a 3-1 deficit. Teams down 3-1 were previously 0-32 in the Finals.

While the battle on the court between James and Stephen Curry was intense, there was an added element of rivalry between their Nike and Under Armour brand sponsors as well. LeBron took advantage of the platform to debut his new Zoom Soldier 10, while Stephen rotated between both the Curry Two and Curry 2.5 through the seven game series. Players on both sides wore gold hued shoes throughout, with Kyrie Irving’s black/gold Kyrie 2 and Richard Jefferson’s HyperRev 2016 PE standing out strong.

Check out all of the best Kicks On Court worn throughout tonight’s amazing Game 7 matchup, and let us know your favorites in the comments section below.

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OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13:  The sneakers of LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the game against the Golden State Warriors in Game Five of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 13, 2016 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron James — Nike Zoom Soldier 10
_____Dray 2016+NBA+Finals+Game+Seven+I2PhA-afqH_xOAKLAND, CA - JUNE 2:  The shoes of Tristan Thompson #13 of the Cleveland Cavaliers are seen during the game against the Golden State Warriors in Game One of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 2, 2016 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Draymond Green — Nike Zoom HyperRev 2016
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Andre Iguodala — Nike HyperLive 
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Tristan Thompson — Nike Zoom Soldier 9 
Harrison Barnes — adidas Light Em Up 2
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JR Smith — Nike LeBron 13 Low
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JR Smith — Nike LeBron 13 Low (2nd Half)
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KLove 2016+NBA+Finals+Game+Seven+TUReG3uvDkOxKLove HD 2015 FinalsOAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13:  The sneakers of Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the game against the Golden State Warriors in Game Five of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 13, 2016 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Kevin Love — Nike Hyperdunk 2015
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Kyrie Irving — Nike Kyrie 2 (1st Quarter)

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_____RJ 2016+NBA+Finals+Game+Seven+zkHh5FVhd--xCLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: The shoes of Richard Jefferson #24 of the Cleveland Cavaliers are seen against the Golden State Warriors during Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)
Richard Jefferson — Nike HyperRev 2016
(Yes, this picture is from earlier in the series in Cleveland)
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Stephen Curry — Under Armour Curry Two 
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Mo Williams — Nike Kyrie 1 
Shaun Livingston — Nike Hyperdunk 2014
____TT 2016+NBA+Finals+Game+Seven+P_I3kBZOsFxxTristan Thompson — Nike Zoom Soldier 9
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Every Shoe LeBron James Has Worn In The NBA Finals // Kicks On Court Classic

words // Nick DePaula:

Throughout his seven appearances in the NBA Finals over the years, as expected, LeBron James has worn several special edition Nike sneakers for the game’s grandest stage.

For his initial Finals debut in 2007, LeBron debuted two lasered editions of the very first Zoom Soldier model against the San Antonio Spurs. In later years, Nike Basketball’s strategy would shift, as we’d see “PS” versions of James’ signature model for the postseason. Eventually, in 2012 Nike launched upgraded Elite models for the playoff stretch, with added carbon fiber support molding, enhanced sockliners and extra embellishments.

Check out LeBron James over the years in each of his Finals sneakers in our latest edition of Kicks On Court Classic, and let us know your favorites in the comments section below.

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Nike Zoom LeBron Soldier 1 “Witness” PE — 2007 NBA Finals
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Nike LeBron 8 PS PE — 2011 NBA Finals
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Nike LeBron 8 PS PE — 2011 NBA Finals
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2012 Finals Red 9 Elite

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Nike LeBron X Elite PE — 2013 NBA Finals
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Nike LeBron X Elite PE — 2013 NBA Finals
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Nike LeBron X Elite PE — 2013 NBA Finals
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Nike LeBron Soldier 7 — 2014 NBA Finals
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Nike LeBron 12 Elite PE — 2015 NBA Finals
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OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 5:  LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers handles the ball against Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors in Game Two of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 5, 2016 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nike LeBron 13 Elite PE — 2016 Finals
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Nike Zoom Soldier 10 — 2016 Finals
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The Best Kicks On Court From Game 3 Of The NBA Finals

words // Nick DePaula:

For the third consecutive game of this year’s NBA Finals, the outcome wasn’t close. This time, it was the Cleveland Cavaliers’ night to enjoy a rout on their home court, as they destroyed the Golden State Warriors from start to finish on the way to a 30-point win.

While Kyrie Irving and JR Smith both had strong games, it was LeBron James who set the tone from the tip. Along with the dominant win, Game 3 also will also be one to remember because James debuted his upcoming Nike Soldier 10 for the first time.

It’s a completely laceless sneaker, utilizing three protective straps to harness LeBron’s force and explosiveness.

As Stephen Curry struggled to find his shot, we saw him switch from the Curry 2.5 to the Curry 2 at halftime. Both Draymond Green and Richard Jefferson continued their run of wearing strong Nike HyperRev 2016 PEs, and several players on both sides also donned gold hued shoes.

Check out several angles of LeBron’s newest team shoe ahead, along with all of the best Kicks On Court spotted last night in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: Anderson Varejao #18 of the Golden State Warriors handles the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Anderson Varejao — Nike Hyperdunk 2015 
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers handles the ball against Andre Iguodala #9 of the Golden State Warriors in Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: The shoes of LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers are seen against the Golden State Warriors during Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron James — Nike Zoom Soldier 10
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors prepares to shoot a free throw against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors prepares to shoot a free throw against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

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Draymond Green — Nike HyperRev 2016
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: Harrison Barnes #40 of the Golden State Warriors shoots the ball during the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2016 NBA Finals Game Three on June 8, 2016 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Harrison Barnes — adidas Light Em Up 2
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: J.R. Smith #5 of the Cleveland Cavaliers handles the ball ;against Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors during Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

JR Smith — Nike LeBron 13 Low
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Kyrie Irving — Nike Kyrie 2
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers handles the ball against Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors in Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Klay Thompson — Anta KT1 
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: Mo Williams #52 of the Cleveland Cavaliers brings the ball up the court against the Golden State Warriors in Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mo Williams — Nike Kyrie 2 
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: The shoes of Richard Jefferson #24 of the Cleveland Cavaliers are seen against the Golden State Warriors during Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Richard Jefferson — Nike HyperRev 2016
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SC 2016+NBA+Finals+Game+Three+zFqfHHfc5YqxStephen Curry — Under Armour Curry 2.5 (1st half)
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 8: Iman Shumpert #4 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots the ball against the Golden State Warriors during Game Three of the 2016 NBA Finals on June 8, 2016 at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Iman Shumpert — adidas Future Boost
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Tristan Thompson — Nike Soldier 9
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