Nike Air Max Impact Basketball Shoe IMPACTFUL GAME. The Nike Air Max Impact infuses bold, expressive details into a design that's a beast on the court. Responsive cushioning helps soften hard landings, while the molded heel clip and dual-strap system combine for a lightweight, locked-in feel. Pressure-Tested Cushioning Visible Max Air cushioning under the heel helps absorb impact from hard landings. Lightweight Heel Support Molded heel clip inspired by the Air Max 270 is light and helps keep your foot stable. 4 Fingers of Lockdown 2 bands extend up each side of the shoe that the laces feed through. When you lace up, they pull down over your foot to lock you in. Supportive Ankle Comfort Padded collar provides comfort and support up through the ankle. Rubber wraps up forefoot for durability. Rubber outsole with herringbone details provides traction.