4 Things To Know About Shoes This Week

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Stephen Curry in game four of the NBA Playoffs.
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Here’s what you need to know about shoes this week.

Men’s Fashion Weeks Kick Off in Europe

All eyes are turning from resort to the men’s market this week. London hosted men’s shows this weekend, and Milan takes the reigns starting Friday. Paris follows on June 22, and New York takes up the last spot in mid-July.

NBA Finals Continue

With the Golden State Warriors leading the Cleveland Cavaliers 3-1 in the NBA Finals, the Warriors and star Stephen Curry could clinch the championship tonight. Game 5 will be played in Oakland, Calif., starting at 9 p.m. ET.

Father of the Year Awards & Father’s Day

Vice President Joe Biden, New York Jets legend Joe Namath and Hudson’s Bay Co. CEO Jerry Storch are taking home the big awards this year from the Father’s Day Council on Tuesday. The awards ceremony in New York honors men who exemplify citizenship and being a good father. (Good timing: The awards come five days before Father’s Day.)

Sneaker Releases to Watch

Nike will release the Air Jordan 10 Retro “Charlotte” on Saturday. The kicks are a nod to the 1995 “City Series” pack. Adidas has a D Lillard 1 Oakland A’s sneaker slated for release on the same day.