The 10 Best Kicks On Court This Week

Oct 12, 2019 | Luis Torres |



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

PJ Tucker in the Nike Zoom Kobe 4 Protro (Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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”

Caris Levert in the Bandulu x Nike Kyrie 5 “Alternate” (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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

Elena Delle Donne in the Nike Zoom UNVRS (Stephen Gosling/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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”

Russell Westbrook in the Jordan Why Not Zer0.2 “Tokyo” (Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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”

Tianna Hawkins in the Nike LeBron 17 “Future Air” (Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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.┬áNike Zoom Kobe 5 “China”

Taurean Prince in the Nike Zoom Kobe 5 “China” (via BR Kicks)

+ 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”

Ja Morant in the Nike Adapt BB “Radioactive” (Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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

Devin Booker in the Nike Zoom Kobe 4 Protro PE (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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”

PJ Tucker in the Nike LeBron 15 “Fairfax” (Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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

Zion Williamson in the Air Jordan 34 PE (Jeff Haynes/NBAE via Getty Images)

+ 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