The AJ3 "Hall of Fame" Isn't the Only Heat Inducted Into This Week's Footwear Drops

In addition to runners, retros and an homage to Ray Allen.

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Week after week, sneaker brands, known and unknown, release new models, colorways, collaborations and retros to continue the stirring of sneaker culture’s melting pot. The competition has risen over the years with the introduction of new technology and the use of celebrity influencers, thus presenting an even larger variety of selections for sneakerheads and casual shoppers alike.

To ease your anxiety, and pockets, our weekly drop list showcases releases from your favorite brands, curating the most hyped sneakers and strongest silhouettes/colorway combinations that should not be missed. Take a look at the list below and let us know what launches you’re looking forward to.

Nike Zoom Fly SP “Bright Crimson”

Nike

Release Date: May 7
Release Price:  $150 USD, available via select Nike retailers and Nike SNKRS

One of Nike‘s most popular runners is back for your warm-weather runs. The lightweight model sees a translucent upper with Bright Crimson accents on the insole and midsole. Its white sole unit is comprised of foam, allowing it to deliver a lightweight feel.

Nike Air Max 1 Premium Retro “Curry” Pack

Release Date: May 10/12
Release Price:  $150 USD, available via select Nike Sportswear retailers and Nike SNKRS

Nike’s Air Max 1 welcomes three new members to its long list of colorways. The Tinker Hatfield-designed sneaker welcomes dark, green and red curry -inspired iterations. The iconic visible Air Max unit feature complementing colors, while Nike branding os placed on its sides, tongue and heel.

Nike Zoom Fly SP “Rage Green”

Nike

Release Date: May 10
Release Price:  $150 USD, available via select Nike retailers and Nike SNKRS

The Swoosh continues to build the selection of color options on its Zoom Fly SP. The runner’s translucent upper is complemented by Rage Green detailing and white on the foam midsole. The lateral and medial Swoosh logos are done in Rage Green as well, with industrial-inspired branding placed on the midsole’s medial side.

adidas Originals “Summer Spice” Pack

Release Date: May 10
Release Price:  $85 – $140 USD, available via select adidas retailers and adidas.com

adidas’ EQT Support ADV, NMD_R2 and Swift Run models star in the special “Summer Spice” pack. The trio shares a uniform look as each upper is dominated with a Trace Orange hue. Running white and gum serve as accents on the midsole and outsole, respectively, while the Three Stripe branding is done in black.

Air Jordan 3 “Hall of Fame”

Nike

Release Date: May 12
Release Price:  $190 USD, available via select Jordan Brand retailers and Nike SNKRS

Previously named “Katrina,” the newly-dubbed Air Jordan 3 “Hall of Fame” will make an anticipated return. Its signature elephant print is accented by red detailing on the midsole, Jumpman logo on the tongue and tongue lining. Tumbled leather on the upper gives it a nostalgic look and a final touch.

Air Jordan XX8 “Locked and Loaded”

Nike

Release Date: May 12
Release Price:  $200 USD, available via select Jordan Brand retailers and Nike SNKRS

Nike‘s “Art of a Champion” collection continues with a special edition of the Air Jordan XX8. This iteration honors Ray Allen‘s clutch shot in 2013’s NBA Finals, where Allen managed to seal Game 6, which led the Miami Heat to a victorious Game 7 and his second NBA Championship.

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