Friday, December 31, 2010

Celtics Rap Battle: Shaq vs Marquis "Q6" Daniels




The 2010 Celtics have two MC's on the team. Take a look at "Kome Here Nikki" By Marquis Daniel's group 1090 BlokBoyz and Shaquille O'neal's classic with the Fu Schinicken's "What's Up Doc". What song is the your favorite?

Fresh From the Court: Ray Allen's Air Jordan XI Player Exclusive



The Celtics may have been ice cold in today's New Year's loss to the Hornets, but Ray Allen's feet were on fire. Sneakerheads areound the world gasped as they saw the unveiling of the white/green/metallic gold Air Jordan XI PE. Ray may have missed the game winning shot at the buzzer, but he definitely won the hearts of all sneakerheads. It looks like their is a new grail on many collector's lists.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Anta KG 1 "Christmas"



According to the good folks over at Kicksonfire.com, the Anta KG 1 shoes worn by Kevin Garnett on Christmas day are believed to be 1 of 12 in existence. The shoes this limited have been known to catch silly money on EBAY. Let's hope they hit the online auctioneer soon.

New Kicks: Adidas Pro Model "Beantown"



This new Pro Model design by Adidas is part of the "City Pack "of releases. The shoes feature the Boston skyline, Metallic gold strips and have Boston's knickname (Beantown)on the heal under the Adidas logo. Adidas will also be releasing a Lakers version of the shoe. This pair is sure to turn heads on the courts and on the streets. Let's hope we see these on one of the player feet soon. For more info on this release check out this post from www.kicksonfire.com

Fresh From the Court: Ray Allen's Christmas Jordan Hardcourt Classics



As many avid sneaker fans and sneaker websites, I was fooled by the footwear of Ray Allen on Christmas Day. I first thought they were Air Jordan 12's then their were reports that the were Jordan Team Alphas. After a day of reflection it has been confirmed that the shoes were a new model called the "Hardcourt Classics". For more information and detailed photos, vist our friends at Nicekicks.com

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Fresh From the Court: Paul Pierce Nike Air Legacy 2 Christmas Edition



Paul Pierce wore the Christmas Version of his Nike Air Legacy 2 during yesterdays streak ending loss. This colorway was refreshing. Let's hope to see on all green with white bottom in the future.

Fresh From the Court: Anta KG 1 Christmas



Kevin Garnett showed the third colorway of the Anta KG 1 this Christmas. The shoe features a X-mas themed colorway with dark green adorning the heal and strap areas. The shoe is highlighted with red outlines. This is a player exclusive shoe not available to the public.

New Kicks: Paul Pierce Nike Air Legacy 2



Nike has released a new colorway of the Paul Pierce Air Legacy 2. Nike's new Wolfgrey/White/Cool Grey colorway is amazing. It gives the shoe a clean look. As it stands now the shoe is only available in kids sizes. Let's hope they make them in men's at some point. The shoes are currently available for $64.99 on www.famousfootwear.com.

Sneaker Rewind: KG Adidas Pro Model " KG Has Landed"



When Kevin Garnett first came to the Celtics, Adidas made a limited number of the Adidas Pro Model to commemorate his joining of the team. Adidas produced 900 pairs of the special make up. The shoes feature a black patent upper with a large celtics logo on the tongue. The slogan "KG has Landed" is predominantly place on the lateral side of the upper. If you would like a pair of your own visit www.shoebacca.com and expect to pay $99.

Nate Robinson's Christmas Nike Zoom Sharkley's



Nate Robinson is loved far and wide by sneakerheads. Before yesterday's Christmas Day game versus Orlando, Nate tweeted photos of his Christmas shoes. The shoes have a predominent red patent upper. If you like this shoe you can make an exact replica of the colorway using NIKEID.COM. Nike Zoom Sharkley's will cost you $108 before shipping and tax.

Saturday, December 25, 2010

Fresh From the Court: Ray Allen 2010 Xmas Shoes



Ray Allen is known for his deidcation to his craft. Today is no different. With roughly two and half hours from tip off, Ray Allen has been seen practicing his stroke. This is a first look at what will be on his feet. It looks like a player exclusive pair of Air Jordan 12's with red laces. Look for future updates as the we get closer to tip off.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Kendrick Perkins Christmas Adidas Pro Model



Celtic's fans got an early Christmas presen, their is good news about Kedrick Perkins recovery. KP spent time at practice today in no contact drills. We thought it fitting to take a look back at Kendrick's Christmas Day Adidas Pro Models from 2008.

Celtics x Adidas Superstar II Design Contest



The Boston Celtics and Adidas have teamed up for a sweepstakes sure to pump up any Boston sneakerhead. The duo has teamed up for a Mi Adidas Superstar II design contest. The information is as follows:
Adidas and the Boston Celtics invite you to celebrate the Celtics' 17 NBA Championships with an exclusive shoe design contest inspired by past Celtics championships. Each month from December through May a new design feature will be available in the mi originals Customizer to tailor your very own adidas Superstar II shoes. One winner each month will be chosen from the pool of entrants based on how the design best represents the month's theme. The winner will win their design of adidas Superstar II's, and a grand prize winner will be chosen in May to received two tickets to a Celtics game and a meet and greet with a Celtics player. Themes for each month will be posted here beginning on the first of each month, so check back to try a new design each month!

For the month of December design your mi adidas Superstar II with Celtics Kelly Green color. Let your imagination be inspired by the Celtics championships of the 1950s. Here's a few historical facts to get you started:

•Arnold “Red” Auerbach was named the new coach of the Celtics prior to the 1950-51 season
•Chuck Cooper was drafted in the 1950 NBA Draft becoming the first African American drafted in the NBA
•The Celtics' first two championships came in the 50s with titles in 1957 and 1959
•In 1956 the Celtics drafted Tommy Heinsohn, Bill Russell, and KC Jones shoring up a strong nucleus for years to come, and all three would be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame following their illustrious careers

To design your own pair click here.

Monday, December 20, 2010

PF Flyers Archival Reissue Bob Cousy Hi



Recently the PF Flyers brand reissued a the "Bob Cousy Hi". The all green shoe is sure to stand out in a crowd. This 1950's basketball standard is a relic by today's standard, but has it's place as the prefered shoe of the basketball's original superstar.

Sunday, December 19, 2010

New Converse Ad Campaign



I was watching the Celt's put the hurt on the Pacers today when I noticed this new Converse ad campaign. Converse dominated Celtic's feet in the eighties and they are trying to capitalize on that nostalgia. Luke Harangody is the only Celtic's player that wears Converse. Rewinds me of the days of Bird, McHale, and the Chief.

Sneaker Rewind: Paul Pierce Nike Air Uptempo Premier PE






In today's edition of Sneaker Rewind, we travel back to 2003 to take a look at the Nike Air Uptempo Premier Paul Pierce Player Exclusive. Paul donned these shoes in the 2003 season and were part of the Nike ad campaign with Paul and Jermaine O'neal. This pair is from my own personal collection and are a size 15. These shoes were never released to the general public, thus making them extremely limited in numbers.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Fresh From the Court: Avery Bradley's Adidas Heat Checks



With Delonte West out with a broken wrist and Rajon Rondo out with a sprained ankle, rookie Avery Bradley is getting forced into some playing time. Bradley had a crash course in NBA defense against the Hawks on Thursday, as he was stripped just seconds after entering the court. Avery was spotted in a pair of Adidas Heat Check sneakers. If you like the shoes they are currently on sale on Eastbay for $79.99, however general release coloways do not include Celtic green.

Fresh From the Court: Rajon Rondo Nike ???



Rajon Rondo injured his sprained his left ankle on Wednesday night versus the Knicks. The injury occured in pair of black and gray Nike Air Max lows. I'm not sure which model this is, but I hope Rajon decides to go back to Nike Zoom Hyperfuse high's for the rest of the season. He could use the support.

Fresh From the Court: Nate Robinson's Lebron 8 "All Black Everything"



With the injury to Rajon Rondo, Nate Robinson should be seeing more time on the court in the upcoming weeks. Nate looked pretty ill in a pair of Nike Air Max Lebron "All Black Everythings". If you would like of pair of your own on Eastbay for $159.99

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Fresh from the Court: Luke Harangody's Converse Drain It's



The Celtics absolutely beat down the Bobcats tonight. Blowouts are great for the playing time of young Luke Harangody. Luke got some PT tonight in a pair of Converse Drain It sneakers. The shoes look reminiscent of the days of the original big three. If you would like a affodable/ classic looking pair of shoes you can get these for $65 on the Converse website.

Saturday, December 11, 2010

Air Jordan Retro 1 60+ Boston in Jeans



In our latest installment of "In Jeans" we take a look at the Air Jordan Retro 1 60+ Boston. The Air Jordan 1 is one of the greatest silhouettes for jeans in sneaker history. In my opinion it is second to only the Air Force 1 in jeans.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Release Reminder: Air Jordan Retro 13 Altitude





Just a reminder to all New England sneakerheads, tomorrow marks a big release for Jordan Brand. Get ready to get up early and fight the crowds to get a your pair of Air Jordan 13 Altitudes. Nate Robinson was spotted wearing these on Wednesday's game versus the Nuggets. This colorway is a classic and goes great with all your Celtics gear. Make sure to bring your wallet as the $160 price tag is sure to do some damage to you pre X-Mas cash. The high demand for this colorway has cause Eastbay to have a 2 per customer limit.

Fresh From the Court: Ray Allen's Jordan 2010 Team TB



Last night the Celtics put the beat down on the Sixers with a last minute win. Celtic's Ray Allen shined in pair of Jordan 2010 Team TB sneakers in the ever classic Black/White colorway. This colorway is currently on sale on Eastbay for $114.99. As an added kicker if you use promotional code IPEBTDX2 you get an additional $20 of the total purchase.

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Sneaker Rewind: Bob Cousy's Converse



Today we revist the Houdini of the Hardwood: Bob Cousy in this photo from Sports Illustrated in 1956. Cousy is widely regarded as the best Celtics point guard ever. He spent 13 seasons with the Celtics and was an All Star in all 13 seasons. He revolutionized the game with moves like the behind the back pass. It is amazing to think he did all this in Converse All Stars. Talk about no ankle support! These shoes are still available for $45 at www.converse.com.

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Deal Alert: Air Jordan 1 60+ Pack @ Wretham Outlets



On a recent trip to the Nike Outlet in Wretham, MA , I spotted a deal on the Air Jordan 1 60+ Boston/Chicago Pack. The shoes are on sale for $179.99. Get they had a range of men's sizes. Get em while you can.

Air Jordan 1 Anodized Altitude Green



Jordan Brand has been releasing many Celtic's friendly colorways lately. On December 11 they are slated to release the Air Jordan 1 Anodized in an altitude green colorway. Will Ray Allen wear these on the court. These shoes are set to retail for $150.

Friday, December 3, 2010

Sneaker Rewind: Paul Pierce P2 V



Paul Pierce is know for his dope Nike Signature shoe line. Today we revist the Nike Paul Pierce P2 V from 2008. This particular make up is the white/gold/green model. This model, like all Pierce signature shoes is only available in kids sizes. Paul wore this colorway during the St. Patricks day game in 2008.

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Kevin Garnett - Anta KG 1 Detailed Photos



The good folks over at www.sneakernews.com have just posted detailed photos of Kevin Garnett's latest signature shoes from Chinese Brand Anta. Click the link to see more detailed photos: Anta KG 1

Rajon Rondo's Red Nike's




During last night's win over the Blazers, Rajon Rondo was spotted wearing a player exclusive red pair of Nike Low tops. Rondo wore red as part of the NBA Cares program on World Aids Day. More information on the shoe will be posted as information becomes available.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

You Got Rondo'd Reebok Commercial



Back when Rondo was still with Reebok, the Bok created a series of web commercials called "You Got Rondo'd". This particular version features sneaker legend and Celtic great Dee Brown.

Larry Bird Converse Wave Conquest





In the early 90's Larry Bird wore the Converse Wave Conquest. The shoe featured the "Energy Wave" cushioning system. I was digging on Ebay and found this auction for a pair of Player Exclusives. The shoes have a ridiculously high starting price, but are definitely a conversation piece as they are autographed by Larry Legend. Click here to see more detailed photos or too bid on the shoes.