Team LeBron took on Team Curry in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, running out 148-145 winners in what was one of the better All-Star games in recent memory. For the first time, the NBA ditched the East vs West format and went with a schoolyard pick ’em style team selection, a move deemed as positive from most.
LeBron James was named All-Star MVP for the third time, finishing just shy of a triple-double with 29 points, 10 rebounds, and 8 assists.
While the world’s best basketball players went at it on the court with some surprisingly physical play, it was also a chance for the All-Stars to show off their sneaker game, flexing in player editions, unreleased signature shoes, and special edition All-Star colorways.
Scroll through the list below for some of the best footwear on show throughout the weekend, and then check out which NBA players make the most money from their endorsement deals here.
Anthony Davis: Nike Air Max Dominate PE
Demar Derozan: UNDEFEATED x Nike Zoom Kobe 1 Protro PE
Giannis Antetokounmpo: Nike Kobe A.D. Mid “Passion”
Damian Lillard: adidas Dame 4 x BAPE
LeBron James: Nike LeBron 15 x KITH “Long Live the King”
Devin Booker: UNDEFEATED x Nike Zoom Kobe 1 Protro PE
Stephen Curry: Under Armour Curry 4 “Flushed Pink”
Kemba Walker: Air Jordan 10 Retro “I’m Back”
Giannis Antetokounmpo: UNDEFEATED x Nike Zoom Kobe 1 Protro PE
Kyle Lowry: adidas Crazy Explosive Primeknit PE
Bradley Beal: Nike React Hyperdunk Low PE
In other sneaker news, Balenciaga’s latest Speed Trainer takes inspiration from a German supermarket. Check it out in detail here.
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