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The basketball court has long been a place to show out athletically as well as sartorially. Check out the best basketball shoes of the 2020/2021 season — it proves that the hardwood flex has never been healthier.

Since the days of Converse Chuck Taylors, basketball shoes have proven their style by crossing effortlessly over into the lifestyle arena. But while it feels like there’s a new, more technical style every week, sometimes it’s worth looking to the classics to make your mark. Enter Reebok. Reebok basketball shoes typified the late ‘90s and early ‘00s, and their retro charm has lost no appeal whatsoever.

From Shaq to Allen Iverson, Reebok has represented some of basketball’s biggest names which should put it in the conversation with the best basketball shoes brands, right? Well, while names like New Balance, Puma, and Under Armour have broken into the modern NBA by signing stars like Kyle Kuzma, Kawhi Leonard, and Steph Curry, Reebok has taken a backseat. Its designs, though, haven’t. It’s hard to find kicks with as much retro appeal as the Reebok basketball shoes collection.

So, to shine a light on one of the most underrated basketball shoes brands around, we’ve rounded up our favorite Reebok basketball shoes which are sure to take you back to the days when Shaq was breaking backboards.

Shop 7 pairs of underrated Reebok basketball shoes below.

Kamikaze II Low Trainers

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ReebokKamikaze II Low Trainers
$100
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The waving white overlays against the black backdrop of the Kamikaze are unmistakable. Up there with the most iconic basketball designs, this pair was favored by Shaq himself.

Question Mid Trainers

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ReebokQuestion Mid Trainers
$140
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Inspired by motocross designs, this black & silver pair of Question Trainers were designed for Allen 'The Answer' Iverson.

Royal BB 4500 Hi 2 Trainers

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ReebokRoyal BB 4500 Hi 2 Trainers
$60
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The clean, simple design of the Royal BB 4500 Hi 2 makes it a staple on the court and off.

Dime BB4000 Trainers

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DimeBB4000 Trainers
$110
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Made in collaboration with Montreal streetwear label Dime, this pair of BB4000 Trainers blends skate style with basketball DNA for a perfect lifestyle finish.

Answer IV Trainers

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ReebokAnswer IV Trainers
$130
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They truly don't make them like this anymore. With Iverson's face on the outsole and his I3 insignia to the leather upper, this pair is sure to channel some of AI's prowess on the hardwood.

Candy Land Question Mid Trainers

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ReebokCandy Land Question Mid Trainers
$150
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A quilted heel tab forms the imagined ice cream cone that holds one of the sweetest basketball shoe designs we've seen in a long time. Polka-dot suede to the toe box is the finishing touch we never knew we needed.

Question Low Trainers

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ReebokQuestion Low Trainers
$120
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Honeycomb cushioning and an Ice outsole will take any early-00s NBA watcher back in time. That's what we love about Reebok basketball shoes, there's a sense of loyalty to the OG trend-setting designs.

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