Originally released in 1999, the Nike Zoom GP, worn by Gary Payton in Seattle, is now set to release in the classic Supersonics primary logo colors from 1995-2001. Covered in an official mixture of Cosmic Bonsai, Team Crimson, and White, the model sports a blend of leather, suede and mesh for its uppers. Dark Green and red make up the majority of its base with white perforated leather overlays across its forefoot. Finally, matching white midsoles and pops of yellow on the rubber outsole complete the style.
Look for the Nike Zoom GP “Seattle Supersonics” to release on May 18th at select retailers and nike.com. The retail price tag is set at $160 USD.
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