In basketball, moments of greatness become the stuff of legends. And in Ja Morant’s third year in the League, he delivered a legendary response that still echoes in the hearts of fans: “We ain’t ducking no smoke. We run up the chimney.” That iconic phrase has inspired something remarkable – the Nike Ja 1 ‘Smokestack.’
Picture this: the Memphis Grizzlies are gearing up for a playoff showdown against the Minnesota Timberwolves, and Morant’s fearless declaration in the face of smack talk has become legend. It’s a moment that defines his spirit and is now etched into the fabric of his signature sneaker.
The Nike Ja 1 ‘Smokestack’ is a work of art, a tribute to Morant’s indomitable spirit. It’s like stepping into the heart of a chimney, where smoky, charred surroundings come to life. The mesh upper is cloaked in jet-black tones, a canvas of darkness that commands attention. But the mismatched yellow and grey tongue tabs and insole logos add that touch of uniqueness – a subtle nod to Morant’s individuality.
The TPU profile swooshes are a cloudy grey, reminiscent of swirling smoke, animating the murky surroundings with every step you take. And there, on the lateral side of the near-white heel counter, Morant’s iconic phrase is proudly displayed in his handwriting, a constant reminder that you’re not just wearing a sneaker – you’re wearing a piece of history.
But we didn’t stop there. The sole unit is treated with a clad-cream finish, reminiscent of the Off-White-inspired Nike KD 15 PEs, adding an extra layer of sophistication to this remarkable sneaker.
So, are you ready to unleash your inner legend? The Nike Ja 1 ‘Smokestack’ is more than just a sneaker; it symbolizes fearlessness, determination, and the relentless pursuit of greatness. Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of basketball history. Step into the smoke and become a part of the legend. Grab your pair now.
Nike Ja 1 “We Ain’t Ducking No Smoke”
Release Date: October 06, 2023
Shown: Black/Light Silver-Coconut Milk-Vivid Sulfur-Cobalt Bliss
Style Code: DR8785-002