Launched in 2020, the Nike Zoom Freak 2 represents the evolution of Giannis Antetokounmpo's signature line. The shoe blends comfort, stability, and style, marking key releases like 'Naija,' 'Particle Grey,' and 'White Cement.'
The Nike Zoom Freak 2, the second installment in Giannis Antetokounmpo's signature series, made its debut in 2020. Built for the power and speed of the 'Greek Freak's' gameplay, it's a shoe designed to meet the demands of one of the NBA's most unique talents.
The Zoom Freak 2 incorporates multiple performance features, including a decoupled outsole to assist Giannis's notorious Euro-step, an enlarged Zoom Air unit under the forefoot for explosive energy return, and a molded TPU 'rose' to enhance stability.
Aesthetically, the Zoom Freak 2 is as distinctive as its predecessor. The reversed Swoosh continues, adding a unique touch to the design. Family remains a central theme in this edition, with the names of Giannis's parents and brothers etched into the shoe's outsole.
Notable colorways include the 'Naija,' a vibrant tribute to Nigeria, Antetokounmpo's parents' homeland, the 'Particle Grey,' an understated design with bold accents, and the 'White Cement,' a nod to sneaker culture history, recalling the famous Air Jordan colorway.
The Nike Zoom Freak 2 was introduced with a retail price of $130, slightly higher than its predecessor. Depending on the edition, special releases, and collaborations, prices can vary.