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Basketball High Tops


Basketball high tops are a fashion statement. Check out our selection of retro-inspired high tops, or go for a more modern look to match your outfit.

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adidas Basketball High Tops

The game's best players have been taking the court in basketball high tops for decades now. With a tried-and-true shape and stance, high top basketball sneakers are made for comfort and stability in an increasingly fast and powerful game. Don't get left behind by lacing up in just any pair of basketball shoes. Instead, channel your inner all-star with high top sneakers inspired by icons like Candace Parker and Derrick Rose. Although basketball high tops have been around for decades, modern innovations like super-lightweight Lightstrike and plush adidas Bounce cushioning, plus carefully considered construction for the right amount of lockdown and a secure fit, all add up to high-performance basketball shoes that pros rely on to get the job done, night in and night out. With these signature basketball high tops, you'll be ready to run the floor for all four quarters in comfort and time-tested style.

And once you're done out there, you can switch your game-day high tops for a more casual pair of basketball high tops. Once worn by the game's legends for performance but now mainly seen on the streets for their retro hoops flair, the adidas Top Ten and the Forum 84 have been reimagined for everyday wear, with soft full-grain leather uppers and bold contrasting colors that channel vintage basketball aesthetics. With options for competitive play and for dressing your best every day, adidas high top basketball sneakers are a layup for your wardrobe. Discover your perfect pair of adidas basketball high tops for working hard and playing hard along your hoops journey.

Basketball High Tops Frequently Asked Questions

High top basketball shoes add height to the silhouette of the shoe. High tops are built with an ankle collar for extra support, and they usually have a thick cupsole. They’re great for players who want extra stability and ankle support for hard pivots on the court.
adidas high tops generally run true to size. Basketball high tops are a bit wider in the toe box area to support the forefoot when it plants down on the court. Wide-fitting basketball high tops are also available. adidas does not make narrow-fitting basketball shoes.
High top basketball shoes are built with a higher collar to support the ankle. Some basketball high tops also have a top strap over the laces to help you get the perfect fit. They provide ankle support for the quick movements and pivots of the sport. Padding in the collar supports a locked-down fit.