Sneak preview at Nike's "Champions Think 16" collection.
Nike Basketball has a very special collection in the works that features several classic sneakers that will be re-released for the very first time.
Sneaker source US11 recently shared a catalog image of the collection, revealing that sneakers such as the Nike KD4, Nike Air Maestro 2 and Nike Zoom LeBron Soldier 1 will all be returning.
Dubbed the "Champions Think 16" Collection, the upcoming sneaker releases pay tribute to NBA and WNBA champions such as Kobe Bryant, Kawhi Leonard, Maya Moore, Dr. J, Rasheed Wallace and others. The "Last Shot" Air Jordan XIV, which is slated to release in June, is also a part of this special edition collection.
Some of the kicks will be limited releases, while others like the "Last Shot" XIV will be a general release.The "Champions Think 16" collection is rumored to release throughout the spring and summer.
15 of the 16 sneakers have already been revealed, with the last pair rumored to be a mystery release sometime in June.
Kobe Bryant:Nike Kobe 1 Protro "Close Out"
Julius Erving:Converse All-Star
Rasheed Wallace: Nike Air Force 1 High "Rude Awakening"
Kawhi Leonard: Air Jordan 1 High "Pass the Torch"
Bill Russell: Converse Chuck Taylor Ox
Scottie Pippen: Nike Air Maestro 2 "Trifecta"
Ray Allen: Air Jordan 28 "Locked & Loaded"
Kevin McHale: Converse Fast Break
Wes Unseld: Converse Star Player Ox "Intangibles"
Moses Malone: Nike Air Force 1 Low
Maya Moore: Air Jordan 11 Low
LeBron James: Nike Zoom LeBron Soldier 1
Kevin Durant: Nike KD 4 "Thunderstruck"
Michael Jordan: Air Jordan 14 "Last Shot"
Golden State Warriors: Nike Air Force 270 "Gold Standard"