LeBron James‘ SpringHill Company has reportedly sold a “significant” portion of its minority stake to major companies RedBird Capital Partners, Fenway Sports Group, Nike (NYSE:NKE +0.55%) and Epic Games.
Fragment founder Hiroshi Fujiwara was seen wearing what’s believed to be the unreleased sneaker, coming in a navy and black colorway, with double-layered white Swooshes and the Fragment lighting bolt imprint right above the midsole. It wouldn’t be the first time the brands collaborated—Sacai teamed up with Fragment to deliver a minimal Chuck Taylor Converse All Star model back in 2017.
After releasing a giraffe-inspired take on the popular Dunk Low, Nike (NYSE:NKE +2.67%) ‘s Nike Sportswear sub-label is expanding its “Animal” pack with a new black and gray style. Featuring a stark color scheme and shaggy detailing slightly reminiscent of Medicom Toy and Nike SB‘s SB Dunk Low from 2020, the latest “Animal Pack” supplies a look that’s much more low-key than most of the Swoosh’s other animal print sneakers with its “Black/Anthracite/Pure Platinum” color scheme.
As far as we know it, Nike (NYSE:NKE +0.45%) only has a handful of Kobe sneaker releases left up its sleeve given that Bryant’s deal with the Swoosh has concluded. and one that’s included in the mix is this newly surfaced Kobe 6 Protro “Mamba Forever”. This particular makeup is arguably one of the most heartfelt releases to-date as it honors the life of Gigi Bryant whose life was unfortunately taken far too soon.
Kanye West’s Grammy-worn Nike Air Yeezy 1 Prototypes are expected to usurp Michael Jordan’s game-worn AJ1’s to become the most expensive sneakers ever sold.