The popularity of sneakers goes in cycles. At one point it was all about Air Force 1s, and Air Max 95s had a good run (both still classics, in the proper color). Right now, retro Jordans and LeBron signature models rule but another sneaker currently reigning supreme is the Nike Air Foamposite. Washington, DC and “uh-rea” heads stayed rocking Foams early and if you take a walk around any hood in NYC, you should be wondering how all these kids got multiple pairs of kicks that cost $220 a pop.
So needless to say when the ‘Galaxy’ colorway of Penny Hardaway’s signature shoe drops, the potential for anarchy during sneaker lines up is very real. The show is inspired by NASA and space, since the NBA All-Star game is in Orlando. Let’s keep it civil, and avoid incidents like these, when they release on February 24, cool?