For a long time, sneaker fans have waited for the return of the Penny Hardaway signature line and for a long time it seemed like Nike weren’t ready to bring it back. However, sneaker news has it that Nike has listened to the cry and has decided to oblige to the calls. The Penny Hardaway signature is most famous for the release of the Lil penny which was famous for its 90’s commercial. Now the homage signature sneaker will be making a comeback. The new Nike release 2018 is called Nike Air Max Penny 1 “Lil’ Penny” and will be a celebration of the original Air Max Penny 1. Sneaker news of this release has been long overdue and at last Nike has decided to give the original Air Max Penny 1 an iconic tribute.
Nike Air Max Penny 1 Lil’ Penny
Color: Deep Royal Blue/Gym Red-White
Style Code: 685153-400
Release Date: June 30, 2018
The new Nike Air Max Penny 1 “Lil’ Penny” will be dressed in a deep royal blue, gym red and white. The white colour is used creatively to give a contrasting pattern running across the leather upper. Blue and Red represent the original Lil Penny’s Pros uniform. To give the new sneaker a unique signature, the sneaker will have the Lil Penny’s personal “Pros” branding on the heel of the sneaker. The numbers “1/2” are also embedded on the heel of the sneaker. This new release is a tribute to the original Air Max Penny 1 and takes up the best attributes of the original release.
The new Nike release 2018 is expected to release on the 30th of June when its fans can get it in select Nike stores and online. A pair of the sneaker will go for $ 160 USD in retail price. This will be the latest Nike release of 2018 and the first Nike Air Max Penny 1. The dubbed “Lil Penny” sneaker makes it the most iconic sneaker of the Penny Hardaway signature. The price of the sneaker sets a precedent of expected prices from the signature line and sneakers to be released in the near future.
Penny Hardaway is one of the highest celebrated players and played an important role in making the NBA what it is now. The player has in recent times joined the coaching staff and now leads the Memphis in American college basketball. Now with the Nike Air Max “Lil’ Penny” will pay tribute to his successful career and what better way than to have his team wear it in their next season.
The new release will be the first of the Penny Hardaway signature line and for Nike, it will be a hard act to top. The sneaker has a quality construction, premium design and a great inspiration for its design. It is expected that the signature line will continue to release more sneakers inspired on Hardaway’s colourful career.
The announcement of the release was well overdue and many sneaker fans will want to get a pair. It will be a must-have sneaker for sneakerheads and Penny Hardaway fans. The signature line will be releasing more sneakers in months and years to come with a high expectation of iconic sneakers being released.