Kyrie Irving

Dallas Mavericks point guard Kyrie Irving is one of the most exciting players in the NBA today. After being drafted #1 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2011 and spending six seasons with the franchise, Irving left for the Boston Celtics in 2017, and signed with the Brooklyn Nets in 2019. Irving previously released eight as part of his line with Nike before his deal with the Beaverton brand was ended after he posted a link to an anti-semetic film on his social media. In July of 2023, Irving signed a five-year contract with ANTA making him the Chief Creative Officer of the Chinese brand’s basketball banner. Read the articles below to learn more about Irving past signature Nike footwear and his upcoming work with ANTA.

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving’s First Signature Shoe With ANTA – The KAI 1 – Releases On March 6th

After Kyrie Irving’s momentous tenure with Nike came to an end in 2022, the ANTA era began as the hoops wizard signed a five-year deal...

By Sneaker News February 27, 2024

Kyrie Irving Joins KICKS CREW As Chief Community Officer; First ANTA Signature Shoe Releasing 2024

After officially announcing his five-year partnership with ANTA this past summer, Kyrie Irving has sported the Chinese brand’s flagship on-court silhouette in an extensive range...

By Jared Ebanks December 11, 2023

The Best Sneakers From NBA Media Day 2023-24

The 2023-24 NBA Season is just a few weeks away and promises to be just as contentious as last year. From championship contenders stockpiling star...

By Jared Ebanks October 2, 2023

Kyrie Irving Signs Five-Year Deal With Chinese Brand ANTA; Named Chief Creative Officer

Over half a year since officially ending his partnership with Nike, Kyrie Irving has found a new home for the next five years. Kyrie Irving...

By Sneaker News July 11, 2023

A Look Back At A Decade Of Nike’s Black History Month Collection

Each February since 2005 Nike has celebrated both the advancements and heritage of African-Americans through the brand’s universal language, kicks. What once was a simplistic...

By Jared Ebanks February 28, 2023

An Inside Look At Kyrie Irving’s Personalized Moccasin-Inspired All-Star Game Shoes By Designer Ben Kirschner

Since the widely-circulated news of Kyrie Irving and The Swooshes split, the eight-time All-Star has continued to hoop in his signature silhouette with the Beaverton...

By Jared Ebanks February 21, 2023

Nike’s Relationship With Kyrie Irving Is Officially Over

A month after Nike placed their relationship with Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving on suspension, NBA Insider Shams Charania confirmed today that the Beaverton-based brand...

By Jared Ebanks December 5, 2022

Nike Suspends Relationship With Kyrie Irving, Effective Immediately

Penned in 2011 — and cemented by way of a signature shoe three years thereafter — Kyrie Irving’s deal with the Swoosh has produced several...

By Sneaker News November 5, 2022

The Nike Kyrie 8 Pays Tribute To The Brand’s 50th Anniversary

While their relationship remains tumultuous at best, The Swoosh remains surgically selective on delving out the roster for Kyrie Irving’s eighth signature silhouette. As an...

By Jared Ebanks October 24, 2022