If you haven’t caught on by now, the beautiful game of basketball never really has an offseason. Whether the WNBA, Drew League or the FIBA World Cup, the game goes beyond the NBA.
This week was dominated by USA-themed PEs as Coach Pop and Team USA look to do work — and look good doing it. In addition to that, we saw Jordan Brand drop off some heat to their newest athletes. In addition, we can’t forget what Kelly Oubre Jr. and Converse Basketball are doing.
Take a look at the ten best Kicks On Court from this week below. Let us know your favorites on social. See y’all next week.
10. Converse All-Star Pro BB
+ The Tsunami Papi will be the face of Converse Basketball as he will headline their newest model — the All-Star Pro BB
+ The animal print iteration will exclusively release on Aug. 17 in China and will see a wider release on Converse.com on Aug. 20
9. Air Jordan 10 “Orlando”
+ Kemba stays getting buckets in the AJ10
+ Will we see Jordan Brand lace Kemba up in some Celtics-themed PEs? We sure hope so
8. Nike PG 1 “USA”
+ Turner’s affinity for the Nike PG 1 is undeniable
+ Out of PG’s signature shoes which one is your favorite?
7. Jordan Why Not Zer0.2 PE
+ UCONN product Kia Nurse is putting on for Jordan Brand and the Brodie’s signature line with some fire PEs
+ Nurse brought out a limited colorway of the why Not Zer0.2 during All-Star Weekend. Make sure to check it out here
6. Jordan Diamond Jumpan Mid
+ The Diamond Mid features an innovative cage courtesy of Tinker Hatifled himself to ensure stability and lightweight support
+ Here are a few Jordans we hope to see Tatum in this upcoming season
5. Nike KD 12 PE
+ The Memphis Grizzlies youngin’ is rocking a colorful iteration of KD’s twelfth signature shoe which features a full-length Zoom bottom
+ Incoming-rookie Ja Morant and JJJ are repping the Swoosh this upcoming season. Who’s going to have the better kicks?
4. Nike Kobe 11 Elite Low “4KB”
+ The all-white upper with hints of multi-color go hard
+ We saw Swipa hoop in some heat last season. Let’s hope he brings it again this upcoming season
3. adidas D.O.N. Issue #1 PE
+ adidas Basketball and Spida brought that patriotic flair to Mitchell’s signature shoe
+ Raise your hand if you want to see the brand with The Three Stripes drop these
2. Nike Zoom Kobe 4 Protro “USA Away”
+ The Nike Zoom Kobe 4 Protro dominated the hardwood during the 2018-2019 season after releasing a decade. Learn more as to why
+ The speckled midsole with that ice-blue outsole is *chef’s kiss* magnifique
1. Nike Zoom Kobe 4 Protro “USA Home”
+ PJ. Ain’t. Playing. Fair.
+ Will we see him defend his KOC throne for the third consecutive year? Looks like it