Kevin Durant is currently leading the Phoenix Suns through the NBA Playoffs, after securing a series win over the Los Angeles Clippers KD's next task is the Denver Nuggets. During the series against the Clippers, KD debuted the Nike KD 16 NY Vs. NY on the court giving fans a sneak peak of whats to come.
The Nike KD 16 celebrates Kevin Durant's 16th season in the NBA, the pair comes in shades of red in honor of New York's nickname, the Big Apple. White accents along the shoes inner sock lining match the laces and outsole. Metallic Gold tones are featured on the Nike Swoosh located on the lateral heel, on the tongue, and on the heels. The pair comes in a low-top model that incorporates a textured multi-layer mesh with synthetic mudguards that extend across the entire sneaker. A new TPU caging system is used to allow ventilation around the sides and midsection of the pair. The hoop shoes are made complete with a split midsole unit and Zoom Air outsole.
The Nike KD 16 NY Vs. NY is expected to drop August 12th, 2023. You'll be able to pick a pair up on Nike.com and at select Nike Basketball retailers for $150. While we wait for the pair to hit the courts, connect with us on Instagram and Twitter to stay up to date with the latest sneaker news and releases.
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