The 7 Best Basketball Shoes You’ll Want to Wear Off the Court, Too

Basketball sneakers aren’t on-trend, but there are several pairs on the market you could wear and still look good.

If hoops kicks are your thing off the court, brands including Nike, Adidas and Puma have plenty of eye-catching looks for you to choose from. Below are seven suggestions for basketball sneakers that look good both on and off the court.

Nike Kobe 1 Protro

NBA icon Kobe Bryant’s debut signature sneaker with the Swoosh gets updated with upgraded tech and details, making this eye-catching look ideal on and off the court.

Nike Kobe 1 Protro
Nike Kobe 1 Protro
CREDIT: Nike

Adidas T-Mac Millennium

The Three Stripes dropped a new sneaker bearing the name of retired NBA great Tracy McGrady, which the brand said is built for his style of game. For non-ballers, it’s built to look great off the courts, too.

Adidas T-Mac Millennium
Adidas T-Mac Millennium
CREDIT: Adidas

Puma Clyde Court

The first court-ready offering from Puma in roughly 20 years is also a great-looking shoe. It boasts an engineered knit upper and two of the brand’s technology for top-tier cushioning (Ignite foam and Nrgy beads).

Puma Clyde Court
Puma Clyde Court
CREDIT: Puma

Nike Zoom KD 11

The latest sneaker for NBA superstar Kevin Durant features two cushioning technologies from the brand — React foam and Zoom Air— and a light and strong Flyknit upper.

Nike Zoom KD 11
Nike Zoom KD 11
CREDIT: Nike

Adidas Marquee Boost

This eye-catching performance look pairs a mesh upper with a padded collar with responsive Boost cushioning.

Adidas Marquee Boost
Adidas Marquee Boost
CREDIT: Adidas

Air Jordan 33

Aside from looking good, the new signature shoe for NBA icon Michael Jordan features an appealing new technology: FastFit lacing, which tightens the shoe with a slight pull of a loop.

Air Jordan 33
Air Jordan 33
CREDIT: Nike

Nike LeBron 16

LeBron James’ latest sneaker features Nike’s Max Air and Zoom Air cushioning technologies, a lightweight and strong BattleKnit 2.0 upper and a tongue with a built-in gusset to make them easy to put on and take off.

Nike LeBron 16
Nike LeBron 16
CREDIT: Nike

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