Our top five men's basketball shoe picks for 2014

Basketball season will be soon upon us. It's time to start thinking about which shoes will look great but also make sure you can play to the best of your abilities. These five shoes were picked based on their style, price and quality.

1) The Reebok SubLite Pro Rise is our first shoe that kicks off this list.

With a synthetic upper with a mesh panel for a lightweight, comfortable feel. The mid-cut design add stability and support to prevent injuries.  A midsole compromised of 3D foam provides cushioning and shock absorption. With a rubber outsole and traditional herringbone traction pattern, it gives this shoe the ability to make the cuts on the court that you need. 

2)  The Under Armour Clutchfit Drive is our second pick for basketball players.

The Clutchfit is able to mold to the skin of your feet, it wraps around your feet for comfort.  With a 3D molded tongue, Micro G foam and Micro G sockliner, this shoe has lightweight explosiveness.  The Clutchfit offers:

  • 3D molded tongue for a custom fit
  • External full-length Micro G foam for comfort
  • Full-length molded Micro G sockliner
  • Solid rubber outsole with herringbone traction pattern for great grip
 The Hyperdunk was designed to for high performance and complements the natural motion of the foot. This shoe can withstand both indoor and outdoor use.
Some of the features on this are:
  • Hyperfuse construction for breathability
  • Fewer layers in upper for a more lightweight feel
  • Flywire technology for a locked-down fit
  • Dynamic foam collar for a comfortable wear
  • Lunarlon midsole for added cushioning
  • Rubber outsole with herringbone pattern for excellent traction

This basketball sneaker features a mesh and synthetic upper which provide an almost seamless fit. Its phylon midsole with Nike Zoom unit at the forefoot provides maximum cushioning and a low to the court feel for more mobility on the court. 

The upper on this basketball sneaker also provides maximum breathability and durability to help keep you playing at a high level all game long. The herringbone traction pattern on the sole of this shoe allows for more  movement on the court with no restrictions.

Featuring a mesh and leather combo upper, the Melo M9 delivers a comfortable fit. With Jordans comfort and quality are always a top priority. The solid rubber outsole ensures optimal durability.

What do you think of our list, did we forget anything? Check out our website for our selection of basketball shoes.