Nike Kyrie 6 “Story of 11” Preheat Miami Edition
Nike Kyrie 6 “Story of 11” Preheat Miami Edition


11 cities were chosen by Kyrie Irving’s newest Nike Kyrie 6 collection. The 305 was one of them.

Brooklyn Nets’ Number 11 Kyrie Irving is known for his ball game on court and his sneaker game with Nike. However, fans may not know the significance the number 11 is for Kyrie; until now.

Several events and pattens have made 11 reoccurring in Irving’s life. First, his father Drederick wore the number during his collegiate and professional career. Kyrie was named Rookie of the Year, after getting a first overall pick in the year 2011. On March 11 of this year, he surpassed the 11,000 point mark. Finally, as of this year, Kyrie’s deal with Nike is worth $11 million.

So it’s truly no wonder why his latest Nike collection is based on the unique 11 cities selected for the Kyrie 6. According to Nike, the sneakers are ready for the paint. Flexible and responsive, they are meant to handle “fast and quick-cutting” plays; like the kind Kyrie delivers.

Each of the 11 colorways tells a story and gives a vibe specific to the city it represents, with each style releasing exclusively in that city. Out of the full collection, 4 cities chosen were U.S. based. Miami was one of the chosen 4.

Get into the look…

Undoubtedly, the “SOE” Pre-Heat series is a call back to his Unite the World collection, with colors inspired by the Sunshine Metropolis and its rich heritage. A brilliant Bahamian Blue covers the multi-angle blade pattern upper and Yellow heel and padded collar. Both promptly display the “All Seeing Eye” Kyrie has been leaving on his kicks to “challenge everyone to seek their own answers beyond the ones that are given to us by books, media, internet, etc.”

Flamingo Pink, Burned Orange and Lime Green, Sun-bleached Peach accents help bring out the festive playful nature of MiamiSpread the word in these cushioned and supportive hoops kicks while you perfect your crossover and jumper like one of the game’s best point guards.

Bouncy cushioning and reinforced toe makes this fit both stylish and comforting. An adjustable mid-foot strap crosses over the oval laces splattered with Orange pull the eye while keeping your foot stable over the footbed. Shoe savants know to keep it tuned right here for all the latest in sneaker news. Need more? Check out our coverage on the Kyrie 5 Spongebob kicks below.

Nike Kyrie 6 “Story of 11”
Style Code: CN9839-404
Release Date: November 11, 2019
Price: $140
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