This Week's Exclusive Heat Check Releases featuring Air Jordan, Adidas and NikeBy Zaire Turner
Dec. 2 2020, Published 11:38 a.m. ET
The last month of the year is here and the first week of December’s sneaker releases are full of nothing but heat. Featured for this week’s Heat Check is the Air Jordan 9 Black University Blue concept, followed by the Air Jordan 4 Sashiko, the Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Bred, and last but not least, the Frame Skate x Nike SB Dunk Low Habibi. Each one of these shoes for sure are going to catch the sneaker world’s attention, so you won’t want to miss out on these drop dates.
Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Bred
This famous Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 sneaker is the second coming of the original release from February of 2017. This shoe is going to restock on December 5, 2020 for a retail price of $220. This Adidas Yeezy Boost’s official colorway for the “Bred” concept is core and solar red. The entire upper of the sneaker is covered in Black Primeknit material with the lateral “SPLY-350” brand in solar red. The black, semi-translucent midsole and heel tab finish off the design. You can purchase this shoe on sites like GOAT and StockX with prices depending on the size.
Air Jordan 9 Black University Blue
The official colorway for this Air Jordan 9 is white, black, and university blue. This shoe highly resembles the Orlando Magic PE edition, which was worn by both Nick Anderson and Penny Hardaway. The white leather up is contrasted by black nubuck material overlay with a faint glitter finish. You can see the hints of university blue on the jump man on the outer sole, the heel tab’s “23” branding, and on the Air Jordan branding on the tongue. This shoe is going to release on December 5 for a retail price of $190. You can purchase these sneakers on sites like Footlocker , Champs and StockX.
Air Jordan 4 Sashiko
This new concept’s official colorway is deep ocean, sail, cement grey and fire red. This Air Jordan 4 draws its inspiration from Japan, which can be seen featured in the stitching and patch work. Their are additional Japanese motifs and patterns throughout the entire upper of this design, which is featured in the ocean blue coloring with sail accents. This unique Air Jordan 4 features mismatched inner lining, tongues and lacing, sail midsoles with translucent outsoles, and comes with special addition packaging. This shoe is also releasing on December 5, 2020 for a retail price of $220. You can purchase these shoes on StockX and GOAT, also on Footlocker at the time of release.
Frame Skate X Nike SB Dunk Low Habibi
The official colorway for this new Nike SB Low design is chili red, white, lucky green and black. This shoe draws inspiration from Eastern culture, with the colors being based off of theUnited Arab Emirates flag. The double removable tongue featured in black and white is meant to symbolize the unity and equality between men and women. The black tongue features imagery that pays homage to pearl divers, while the white tongue contains imagery to revise on the falconry heritage. The laces are detailed to be like shemagh, which is a red and white, face and head covering designed to protect from the desert heat and sun. Also featured on the upper is the double Nike Swoosh with black being the bigger swoosh backed by the lucky green coloring swoosh. The off white coloring of the midsole and gum bottom color of the sole finishes the shoes design. This shoe is going to release on December 5, 2020 for a retail price of $110. You can purchase these shoes on sites like StockX and GOAT for prices variating for each size.
With the holidays on the horizon, each week’s Heat Check will feature the hottest sneakers on the release radar for the rest of the year!