The NBA preseason is making waves both home and abroad. Despite the early games, the most dedicated sneakerheads are bringing their best kicks early on.
In other news, the WNBA season just wrapped up as the Washington Mystics brought the trophy to the DMV. Salute to Elena Delle Donne and the squad.
Basketball is all year long and we’ve got you covered at Nice Kicks. Take a look at the best from this week below. Be sure to let us know your favorites on social media.
10. Nike Zoom Kobe 4 Protro PE
+ Despite being a sneaker free-agent, PJ is still rocking with the Swoosh
+ Take a look at the Nike Zoom Kobe 4 Protros resurgence here
9. Bandulu x Nike Kyrie 5 “Alternate”
+ It appears that the Bandulu x Nike Kyrie 5 collab still has some gas in the tank
+ We need a release date ASAP
8. Nike Zoom UNVRS
+ The silhouette was designed as a universal shoe that is accessible for anybody who wants to hoop. Respect
+ Congrats to Elena Delle Donne and the Washington Mystics for earning their first WNBA championship
7. Jordan Why Not Zer0.2 “Tokyo”
+ To no one’s surprise, the Brodie is bringing all kinds of flavors to H-Town
+ Westbrook draws a lot of inspiration for his shoes from traveling. Learn more about the creative process behind his kicks here
6. Nike LeBron 17 “Future Air”
+ Word to Hawkins for becoming the first WNBA player to rock the Nike LeBron 17 on court
+ The more pics we see of the Nike LeBron 17, the better they look. Agree or disagree?
5. Nike Zoom Kobe 5 “China”
+ Prince brought out the Nike Zoom Kobe 5 “China” as the Nets and Lakers played in Shanghai
+ Kyrie, KD, Levert and Prince. That’s a sneakerhead lineup over at Brooklyn this season
4. Nike Adapt BB “Radioactive”
+ The Memphis Grizzlies rookie isn’t playing around as he debuts the newest Adapt BB colorway
+ Ja also brought out the Nike Kyrie 5 “Patrick” during preseason. Keep an eye on the kid
3. Nike Zoom Kobe 4 Protro PE
+ The stitched Swoosh with a reptilian upper is a scary look
+ Be on the lookout for more heat courtesy of the Swoosh and Booker here at Nice Kicks
2. Nike LeBron 15 “Fairfax”
+ The colorway was a player exclusive for the kids out at Fairfax High School which Nike and LeBron have partnered with for some time now
+ Keep an eye on every pair PJ laces in this season here
1. Air Jordan 34 PE
+ This Pelicans-themed colorway is money with the gold accents
+ Take a look at every shoe Zion Williamson has worn in his rookie campaign here