Even though Kobe Bryant hasn’t played in the NBA for over a year, his Nike Kobe AD sneaker is still the favorite among NBA players.
According to Versus Reviews, Kobe’s sneaker is worn by 33 players, making it the most-worn shoe in the NBA. Nike’s Hyperdunk 2016 comes in at second place with 25 basketball stars picking it as their go-to shoe.
The rest of the top five favorite sneakers includes the Nike PG1 (20 players), the adidas Crazy Explosive (19 players) and the Nike KD 9 (18 players).
Among sponsored sneakers, Kobe won out against both Michael Jordan and Lebron James, with 58 players choosing The Black Mamba’s kicks, 50 choosing Jordan’s and 32 picking Lebron’s.
Brand-wise, Nike outranks adidas among players by nearly three-to-one, with 334 players choosing Nike compared to only 92 sporting adidas. In third place is Jordan Brand, with just 51 players choosing its kicks.
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- Source: Versus Reviews