List of basketball shoe brands

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Basketball shoes are footwear designed specifically for playing basketball. Special shoe designs for basketball have existed since the 1920s. This list includes major brands of basketball shoe, listed by manufacturer and year of introduction.

Adidas
AND1
Athletic Propulsion Labs (APL)
  • Load 'N Launch (2009)[1]
Converse
Converse Chuck Taylor All-Stars
Ektio
  • Wraptor (2010)
  • Post Up (2010)[2]
Li-Ning
  • Way of Wade – worn by Dwyane Wade from 2012 until his 2018 retirement, and remains in production today
New Balance
  • KAWHI line (2020–present)
Nike
2012 Nike Blazers
  • Blazers (1973)
  • Air Jordan (1985)
  • Air Max (1987)
  • Hyper series (2008)
  • LeBron signature line (2003)
  • Kobe signature line (2005)
  • KD signature line (2005)
  • Kyrie signature line (2014)
  • PG Signature line (2017–present)
  • Zoom Freak (Giannis Antetokounmpo signature line) (2019–present)
Reebok
  • Pump (1989)
Under Armour
Under Armour Black Ice
  • Micro G (2010)
    • Black Ice
    • Fly
    • Blur
    • Lite.[3]
  • Curry line (2015–2020)
  • Curry Brand (2020–present)
  • Embiid line (2020–present)
Xtep
  • JLIN ONE (2020)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Load 'N Launch Technology".
  2. ^ "Ektio shoes prevent ankle sprains".
  3. ^ "microblur".