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Brand: adidas

Model:Harden Vol. 2 “Imma Be a Star,” “Traffic Jam,” “Pioneer,” & “Concrete” colorways

Key Features: FORGEFIBER construction, compressed across stretch-based mesh for strengthened support and stitched with three unique layers. Amongst this, the sneaker features a customizable lacing system, large-scale mesh utilized on the tongue for added breathability, and BOOST cushioning tech.

Release Date: “Imma Be a Star” (Available Now), “Traffic Jam” (March 1), “Pioneer” (March 3), “Concrete” (March 10)

Price: $140 USD each

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Editor’s Notes: Following its official introduction earlier this month in three colorways, James Harden’s second signature is now releasing in four more variations in preparation for spring.

Each style is essentially a testament to James’ journey from a young middle school basketball player to the star he is now. The “Imma Be a Star” pair in black/gold refers to when James Harden wrote his dreams onto paper with a simple note promising his mom that he would become a star, “Traffic Jam” in black/white relates to Harden’s unstoppable ability for getting to the basket, while the red/grey “Pioneer” edition remixes the team colors worn by Harden in high school. Finally, the grey/black “Concrete” pair is inspired by James’ early basketball days outside his childhood home.

Find the black/gold “Imma Be a Star” variation at adidas retailers now, while the remaining three pairs will debut later this week and next weekend.

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Words by Renz Ofiaza
Staff Writer

scribbling by day, architect by night

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