Dikembe Mutombo’s first signature sneaker with adidas is finally back. Making its return on August 24th, the adidas Mutombo is resurfacing on its 20th anniversary. This adidas Original was first debuted during the 1992-93 NBA season, and is re-releasing in its original form. This classic highlights Mutombo’s defensive playing style and his African heritage by utilizing traditional African patterns throughout the shoe. The iconic shield logo that incorporates his jersey number of 55 is featured on the tongue to truly personalize this signature shoe.
Nubuck is stacked with leather and canvas overlays, which also feature African-inspired weave patterns. Are you going to wildly chase after a pair of these classics, or are you going to block these out of your rotation with a waving finger? Let us know below, and watch for the adidas Mutombo that will be available on the 24th of August for $105 at select adidas Originals retail partners, including shopnicekicks.com.