In a career that has amassed this legendary individual with numerous accolades including an NBA MVP award, an NBA Championship, and over $300-million in career earnings, Kevin Garnett has easily transcended his circumstances to become an NBA icon. Capping off his career with a mid-season return to where it all started in Minnesota, we figured it would be enticing to view some of Da Kid’s best sneaker moments as a member of the Timberwolves.
So with that in mind, flip through the pages below to receive a detailed account of some of Kevin Garnett’s best sneaker moments during his time in the Twin Cities.
Air Jordan 11 “Concord”
Fresh off an outstanding tenure at Farragut Academy, in which he and Ronnie Fields dominated the Chicago metroplex (many considered Ronnie Fields to be better than Garnett), the Minnesota Timberwolves, led by Kevin McHale and Flip Saunders, looked to make Kevin Garnett the first high school player drafted to the NBA since Bill Willoughby and Darryl Dawkins back in 1975.
After signing with the T’Wolves and inking a deal with Nike, Garnett would showcase a variety of different models during the infancy stages of his career in Minnesota, such as the “Concord” Air Jordan 11.