Why Are Basketball Shoes So Expensive?
The priciest basketball shoes can sell for as much as $240 at some retailers. You cannot group the overwhelming majority of basketball shoes into that price class, but many of the brands sold by Nike and Adidas easily retail at $100 or more. However, the...
Mar 11, 2015 ... Sneaker prices are steadily rising and more shoes are dropping than ever. ... Are
sneakers getting too expensive? ... “Even though retailers say there's no
resistance to $200+ basketball shoes, I still find it hard to believe," says ...
The expensiveness of high-cost basketball shoes largely can be attributed to all
of the money companies such as Nike and Adidas spend on the athletes who ...
The priciest basketball shoes can sell for as much as $240 at some retailers. You
cannot group the overwhelming majority of basketball shoes into that price ...
Mar 17, 2015 ... So why is basketball so important? Licensing deals with big sports empires like
the NBA give shoemakers a boosted profile, more space on ...
Feb 9, 2015 ... Take a look back at the most expensive hoops shoes in sneaker history.
Oct 10, 2011 ... My son is obsessed with basketball shoes, baseball cleats and golf spikes. ... I'm
not crazy, but my son apparently is and so are some of his ...
Aug 23, 2012 ... I've purchased a lot of basketball shoes in my life but I've never ... So Morial is
right, priorities are misplaced, but it's not about the price of ...
Dec 2, 2015 ... Basketball star Stephon Marbury thinks shoe companies and their celebrity ...
about American kids hankering after expensive sports shoes. ... so far as to
blame the stars that advertise the shoes for street crime, they do often ...
I can remember when everyone said it would be crazy to pay more than $100 for
a pair of shoes. I think around the time the Jordan 4's or 5's ...