Nike True Grip Basketball - Men's The Nike True Grip provides the feel of leather in a durable synthetic basketball that brings an indoor touch to the outdoor game. Tough, lasting outdoor grip. Composite leather material with cross hatched pebble pattern is engineered to repel dust and dirt to help maintain grip. Precise shooting alignment. Wide concave channels separate each panel for better shooting alignment and ball control. Holds its shape. Industry leading butyl bladder ensures high quality shape retention.