Easter Basketball Shoes Lead Weekend Sneaker Releases

If you’re looking for some hot kicks to wear on Easter Sunday, you’re in luck. Nike, Under Armour and Adidas all have basketball sneakers hitting stores this weekend inspired by the holiday. If you’re looking for something not related to the holiday, Packer Shoes’ collaboration with New Balance may be for you. Check out what you could add to your collection.

Nike Basketball Easter Collection

To get its customers fresh for the upcoming holiday, Nike has prepared a pair of Easter-themed iterations of its signature shoes for Kobe Bryant and Kyrie Irving – the Kobe 11 and Kyrie 2, respectively. While the Kobe 11 boasts a bold orange and black color palette, the Kyrie 11 features pastel hints over a predominantly white shoe. Both available on Friday, the Kobe 11 will retail for $200 and the Kyrie 2 for $120.

Nike Kobe 11 Season Statement
Nike Kobe 11 “Season Statement.”
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Nike Kyrie 2 Spring Pastels
Nike Kyrie 2 “Spring Pastels.”
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Packer Shoes x New Balance MT580 “Pine Barrens”

For the 20th anniversary of New Balance’s classic MT580 silhouette, Packer Shoes teamed up with the brand to pay homage to its legacy with a collab inspired by the New Jersey Pine Barrens. The shoe arrives Friday and will retail for $160.

Packer Shoes x New balance MT580 Pine Barrens
Packer Shoes x New Balance MT580 “Pine Barrens.”
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Under Armour Curry Two 

The Baltimore-based brand is offering an Easter iteration for kids of Stephen Curry’s latest signature shoe, the Curry Two. The mid cut shoe features a gray, mint, white and gold color palette, and will retail for $100.

Under Armour Easter Curry Two
Another look at the Under Armour Curry Two in the Easter colorway.
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Nike Kobe II “Black Mamba Pack”

The brand is releasing special colorways of every shoe Bryant wore as a Nike-sponsored athlete throughout his career. Hitting stores Saturday is the Kobe II, which will retail for $200.

Nike Black Mamba Pack Kobe Bryant
Nike’s Black Mamba Pack honoring Kobe Bryant.
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Adidas Easter Basketball Collection

Available on Easter Sunday via the brand’s website are Adidas’ shoes for the holiday. The collection features four shoes in total: the D Lillard 2, D Rose 6, and iterations of its Crazylight Boost 2.5 for James Harden and Andrew Wiggins. The shoes will retail for $105 to $130.

Adidas Harden Crazyligh Boost For Easter
The James Harden Crazylight Boost will sell for $130.
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Adidas D Lillard Easter Sneakers
Adidas will release a special version of the D Lillard 2 for Easter.
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Adidas Andrew Wiggins Crazylight Boost For Easter
The Andrew Wiggins Crazylight Boost features egg graphics with a glossy finish.
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