The first round of the NBA playoffs are coming to a close.
While some series were easier than others, these playoffs have been nothing short of entertaining. High-intensity match-ups. All kinds of trash talking on both sides of the ball. Series-winning 3s from 37-feet out. This first round has had it all.
Aside from the play on the court, the Kicks On Court have had their own impact as well. While the best athletes are on the floor battling it out, let’s not forget that these players also have heat on deck.
Take a look at the 10 best from this last week. Be sure to stay up to date with all of your NBA content needs here at Nice Kicks as we have you covered for the entirety of the playoffs.
10. Nike Kobe 4 Protro PE
+ The patent leather finish on the upper gives the Protro a sophisticated and elegant look for the hardwood
+ The grid pattern and fluorescent colors make this pair pop like no other
9. atmos x Nike LeBron 16 Low “Jade”
+ The atmos x Nike LeBron 16 Low “Jade” was originally a PE for The King as it drew inspiration from the famous Air Max 1
+ You can own a piece of sneaker history as the shoe will be available at any atmos flagship locations world-wide this weekend
8. adidas Dame 5 PE
+ Dame D.O.L.L.A. dropped a 50-piece game at home against the Oklahoma City Thunder as the Blazers advanced to the next round
+ Lillard hit an incredible game-winning step-back from the logo in another dominant performance in his adidas Dame 5s
7. OG Nike KD 1
+ The OG Nike KD 1 was donned in an OKC colorway as KD wore these during his early days in Oklahoma City
+ In case you have yet to notice, PJ Tucker is a huge fan of KD’s signature line. Has to be that University of Texas connection – Hook ‘Em!
6. Reebok Question Low “McDonald’s All-American High School Game” PE
+ Harrell rocked a total of three – yes three – Reebok Questions in a Game 5 victory against the Golden State Warriors
+ Harrell closed out the night by wearing the Concepts x Nike Kyrie 5 “Ikhet”
5. Nike Kobe 7 “What The”
+ The “What The” treatment was always a huge honor any sneaker as it combined vivid colors and crazy details from prior hits
+ Take a look at every shoe PJ has worn so far this season here as the Rockets look to make another deep playoff run this year
4. Jordan Why Not Zer0.2 PE
+ If you’re a huge fan of the Seattle Supersonics (I know I am), this Why Not Zer0.2 from the Brodie is tough
+ Although Westbrook and the OKC Thunder faced a first-round exit, the UCLA product rocked a ton of heat with the great canvas that his second signature shoe has become
3. Nike Kobe 4 Protro PE
+ This flavor-filled Kobe 4 is just one of the many colorways that the Swoosh has reintroduced onto the retooled Kobe 4
+ The suede toe box and heel area are a great contrast to the shoe and its gradient detailing
2. Nike KD 4 “Weatherman”
+ The “Weatherman” iteration of the Nike KD 4 might be one of the best colorways that a KD shoe has donned
+ Harrell also brought out the Nike Kobe 4 “Prelude”
1. Nike Adapt BB PE
+ The Nike Adapt BB is in a league of its own as Nike continues to change basketball shoes as we know them thanks to their innovative ways
+ This new colorway of the Adapt BB is definitely raising a few eyebrows. Could these possibly see a wider release?