Low top basketball sneakers are prevalent on courts today, but not too long ago it was thought that you needed high tops to properly play ball. The 80s and 90s were dominated by high top sneakers, some of which we have seen return in retro form. With the release of three Nike Air Force 180 Mid?colorways yesterday, we decided to take a look at The Top 20 High Top Basketball Sneakers of All Time.
20. New Balance 590
Prior to signing Hall of Famer James Worthy, New Balance made a successful crossover into the basketball arena with the 590 model. The customary New Balance quality was welcomed by players around the league.