Nike's Air Tech Challenge II "Hot Lava" dropped today. Were you able to snag a pair? Nonetheless, in looking back at the history of the iconic sneaker and the man that made them what they are, Sneaker News has decided to delve into the cultural impact of the heralded tennis model.

First on the scene back in the late '80s, the Swoosh shoe purely complemented Andre Agassi's outlandish, signature style. Now back and relevant today some two-and-a-half decades later, SN digs back into how it all began and what it meant/means. To learn up, simply follow on over to Sneaker News now.