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GEARED UP: Adidas Crazy 8’s Make A Comeback

FOLLOW ELIAS SBIET ON TWITTER @ESBIET & NPH @NORTHPOLEHOOPS Some may have noticed that the Crazy 8’s by Adidas have recently been sported by many elite teams in the NCAA, such as Kansas, UCLA, Notre Dame and Louisville. But before these student-athletes had a chance to hit the hardwood with

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Nike Zoom Kobe: Stepped Up With the 6’s

Follow Elias Sbiet on Twitter @Esbiet Nike once again spoils the basketball world with another low-cut ultra fit shoe. This is the third low-cut shoe from the Kobe line of basketball products that has continued to gain popularity amongst many feet on the hardwood. At

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Reebok Zig slash

The Reebok Zig Slash has been highly marketed using superstar rookie John Wall as their focal ambassador. The shoe’s style and design is very appealing to most eyes as they are presented both as a trainer as well as a basketball shoe. Reebok hasn’t seen as much

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Retro Air Jordan III: BHM Edition

As NPH pays tribute to Black History Month, the following is the Nike Zoom KDIII, BHM edition. Through his career, Michael Jordan was always a figure who represented greatness, dedication and hard work. In his first two seasons Michael had already established himself as a

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Breakdown of the Nike KDIII’s

As NPH pays tribute to Black History Month, the following is the Nike Zoom KDIII, BHM edition. Stay tuned for three more selected performance shoes in the month of February. There are many ways for athletes to make money aside from the income received from

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Tribute to the Pioneers

With Black History month under way, Nike, Converse and Jordan Brand are releasing some classic sneakers along with some new arrivals. All the BHM edition shoes are going to be sported in a black and gold colourway. The black signifies the orginal colour that was worn by

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Geared up: Impact Without Injury

Traditionally, Basketball has been known to be one of the few sports that doesn’t require much equipment; just a ball and some sneakers. As of recent, the sport has been able to market many different types of equipment, such as; the shooting sleeve, padded compression

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Hype Up Your Game: BHM Edition

As we inch closer to February, NPH pays tribute to Black History Month, showcasing a series of BHM edition performance footwear. The first shoe in this series is the Nike Zoom Hyperfuse. Surely you’ve witnessed the Nike Zoom Hyperfuse take gyms by storm. One may

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Nike Zoom Kobe V

There has always been doubt, amongst basketball players, with regards to playing in a low-cut basketball shoe. However, the Nike Kobe V’s serve to eliminate any fear that a player may have about sprained or broken ankles.  As a matter of fact, there are many