Adidas unveiled its collection of shoes July 29 dedicated to its Adidas Nations basketball tournament in Norwalk, Calif. With its championship scheduled for Monday night — NBA superstar James Harden’s team taking on Team Canada — the athletic brand revealed a shoe today dedicated to the game.
The black and gold James Harden Crazylight 2016 player’s edition arrives Friday and will retail for $130. The shoe will be available via adidas.com.
The colorway was designed for the star guard of the Houston Rockets, boasting a black jacquard upper with gold woven throughout, with gold three-stripe branding on the heel. The Boost midsole is white and the shoe is completed with a black-tinted icy translucent outsole with gold accents. Harden’s “JH13” branding is also featured on the tongue in gold.
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Wearing the shoes are the world’s top basketball players under age 18 who are competing in the tournament, according to Adidas. The championship game is scheduled for today at 6 p.m. PT/9 p.m. ET, and will air on ESPNU.
Adidas’ first collection of shoes dedicated to the tournament, inspired by the California coast, featured four of the brand’s latest and greatest court-ready kicks: the Crazy Explosive, D Rose 7, Crazylight 2016 and D Lillard 2. The shoes hit stores on Saturday.