Nike ushers in NBA playoffs with 'electrifying' colorways of signature sneakers
Nike gave the signature shoes of LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and Paul George an electric twist in time for the playoffs. Photo from Nike

NIKE Basketball is set to launch its Flip The Switch Collection that spotlights the electricity of the NBA Playoffs as unique fade patterns and broken Swoosh logos will be unveiled on the signature shoes of LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, and Paul George.

According to a news release by Nike, the special shoe collection will be available globally on May 5 on nike.com and at select Nike and Titan stores as the NBA Playoffs reach fever pitch.

For the playoffs, the LeBron 14 (P 8,845) features a white and black upper with articulated Zoom Air, the cushioning system for the four-time NBA MVP, for this year’s playoffs.

Durant’s KD9 Elite (P 7,645), meanwhile, features a mélange grey Flyknit upper with a midsole gold fade running above the full-length Zoom Air Unit.

The Kyrie 3 (P 6,295), on the other hand, will see multicolor blue and purple outsole with highlighted traction pods, while PG1’s (P 5,795) dark grey will feature a bright forefoot strap and midsole fading.

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