The adidas Crazy 8 gets a lifestyle spin.
adidas Basketball has officially unveiled their Black History Month Collection which features Kareem Abdul-Jabbar inspired makeups of the adidas D Rose 5 Boost, the adidas D Lillard 1, the adidas J Wall 1, and the adidas Crazy 8. adidas athletes will debut the collection during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day games and wear them in select games throughout February to celebrate Black History Month and honor African-American role models like Kareem. A portion of the proceeds from the Black History Month Collection will be donated to Kareem’s Sky Hook Foundation, which improves the lives of underprivileged youth. The collection will be available at adidas.com with the Crazy 8 ($110) launching January 23, J Wall 1 ($115) and D Rose 5 Boost ($140) on January 30 and D Lillard ($105) on February 6.
With the NBA All Star game taking place in NYC in a little over a month, adidas is starting their NYC tribute off with the adidas “Broadway Express” collection. The collection features an adidas D Rose 5 Boost, an adidas Crazy 8, and an adidas Crazy 2 that are each inspired by the NYC Subway system and feature Metallic Silver uppers with Black and Yellow accents. Check out the detailed pictures and look for these at select adidas Basketball retailers on the 1/8 release date.
As Jeremy Lin continues to get acclimated to his new post as the Los Angeles Lakers point guard, adidas has released a tribute to his new surroundings with the LA Lakers inspired adidas Crazy 8 Jeremy Lin and they are available on Finishline.com.
With Breast Cancer Awareness month set to begin in a little over a week, adidas has released their tribute to the cause with the adidas Crazy 8 “Breast Cancer Awareness”. Dipped in the traditional BCA palette, the “BCA” Crazy 8 features a mix of Pink patent and smooth leather with White accents throughout. Check out the detailed pictures and look for these in now at select adidas retailers. Retail is $110.
It looks like adidas is bringing back their NBA branded footwear as we have our first look at an adidas Crazy 8 “Lakers” sample. The “Lakers” adidas Crazy 8 features a Gold fabric upper, instead of the traditional leather upper normally found on the Crazy 8, with snake accents, the Lakers logo on the tongue, a palm tree print on the tabs, and a Black sole. No word on a release date as of now. Stay tuned for more and check out the detailed pictures.