One year ago today, the Reebok Kamikaze II saw its official retro return. A year later, the Reebok Kamikaze I gets the same treatment by releasing at retail in OG fashion. To celebrate, we take a look back at one our favorite features detailing Shawn Kemp’s complete signature sneaker range with Reebok.
80s babies, 90s runts and older heads remember the high flying game of Shawn Kemp well. For the rest, the Reignman’s legacy lives on in the glory of Youtube mixes and his recently retroed signature line. In celebration of the Reebok Kamikaze II re-release, we take a look back at all of Shawn’s sigs with the Vector.
Reebok Kamikaze Iimage via nbacardDOTnet
Following back to back All-Star bids, Reebok rewarded Shawn Kemp with his first signature in the form of the Kamikaze. The midtop makeup was electric, baring a more brash and aggressive design than anything he’d ever worn. Colors coincided with the Sonics unis and were worn throughout the course of the 94-95 season and postseason.