NikeiD and the network TNT will pay tribute to one of the most admirable sideline reporter’s in sports, Craig Sager, with a unique and limited release of the Air Force 1 “Sager Strong” custom-made sneakers. Designed by Mr.Sager himself, the NikeiD shoes will be offered via online auction with a portion of the proceeds going to the Sager Strong Foundation.
There will only be 100 pairs of the Nike Air Force 1 “Sager Strong” sneaker being made, sneakerheads from all over the world can participate in the raffle by simply heading over to the Bleacher Report and following the auctions instructions. The auction for the “Sager Strong” sneakers will start Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 7 p.m., the opening night of the NBA season on TNT, and will end on Friday, Nov. 4.
Influenced by Sager’s signature suit game, the shoes will include paisley print graphics throughout the side panels of each shoe with multi-colored accents detailed throughout the sneakers’ canvas. Both sneakers will also include multi-color shoelaces with white midsole bottoms rounding out the sneakers overall look.
The auction for the limited edition Air Force 1 “Sager Strong” sneakers will begin tomorrow night at 7PM EST.