Sneakers Rumors

Zion Williamson has still NOT signed a shoe deal — despite being the most sought after NBA draft pick since LeBron James — and our sources say it’s all because of Puma. Nike was believed to be the front-runner to sign Zion for months … with legendary former Nike exec Sonny Vaccaro telling us he thinks Zion’s deal could hit the 9-figure mark. And, with Zion rocking Nikes in college, in pre-draft workouts and in some NBA Summer league games … it seemed like it was just a matter of time before Zion signed with the Swoosh.
Storyline: Sneaker Deals
Klay Thompson released his limited edition East Bay Times-Anta collaboration kicks Sunday in honor of his pre-game newspaper reading ritual. The one-of-a-kind KT4’s are filled with newspaper-style print, including clippings of Thompson’s amazing feats on the court in both English and Chinese. Also featured are in-color action photos of him, splashed around the top of the shoe as well as across the outsole on the bottom.
2 weeks ago via KTVU