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Brand: Nike

Model: OG Air Max 2 Uptempo ’94 “Duke”

Key Features: Leather, mesh and nubuck construction, thick Phylon midsole incorporating 180° visible Max Air unit in the heel

Release Date: Saturday, July 1, 2017

Price: $140 USD

Availability: Nike and select retailers

Editor’s Notes: One of Nike Basketball‘s classic silhouettes with the Air Max 2 Uptempo ’94 in its OG “Duke” colorway that was popularized by players of the mid ’90s Duke teams will be returning once more for summer 2017.

The Blue Devils-inspired palette of white, blue and black essentially dominate its mixed material constructed upper, while a matching thick midsole unit featuring the signature 180° visible Max Air unit in the heel solidifies its classic profile.

Now take a look back at Nike’s most influential ’90s basketball sneaker designs.

Also, Nike unveils the brand new Air Wild sneaker that blends ACG vibes and an outdoor style.

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Words by Renz Ofiaza
Staff Writer

Renz Ofiaza is a Staff Writer at Highsnobiety and based in Brooklyn.

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