The Nike KD 16 “B.A.D.” is a poignant and stylish tribute to Kevin Durant’s late grandmother, Barbara A. Davis. Continuing the heartfelt theme introduced with the KD 15, the KD 16 “B.A.D.” honors the matriarchal figures in Durant’s life, showcasing a design that’s both personal and powerful.

The sneaker features a captivating Field Purple and Rush Fuchsia color scheme. The mesh base of the KD 16 blends light and dark shades of purple, creating a visually striking effect. The right tongue of the shoe proudly displays the KD branding, while the left tongue features the initials “B.A.D.,” directly honoring Durant’s grandmother. This personal touch extends to the insole, where the acronym is reiterated, reinforcing the sneaker’s tribute aspect. The design is completed with 3M reflective detailing atop a purple foam midsole and a matching rubber outsole, adding both functionality and flair.


The Nike KD 16 “B.A.D.” is set to release on December 1st, 2023. This special edition sneaker will be available at select Nike Basketball retailers, both in-store and online, including Priced at $160 and offered in men’s sizing, the KD 16 “B.A.D.” is not just a sneaker; it’s a celebration of family, memory, and the enduring influence of loved ones. Stay tuned to JustFreshKicks for more of the latest sneaker news, release dates, and restock alerts.

Nike KD 16 “B.A.D.”
Color: Field Purple/Rush Fuchsia
Release Date: December 1st, 2023
Style Code: DV2917-500
Price: $160