The OKC Thunder have a budding star in their hands in Shai Gilgeous-Alexander. They just gave the 23-year-old point guard a maximum contract extension, he’s profiled by GQ at the Met Gala, and the fashion icon gets closer to his shoe line as Converse releases a special exclusive for gamers (PE ) shoe for SGA.
These shoes will be released on October 1, with a price tag of $ 75. Footlocker will drop to 10 East, as will Converse. You’ll want to get your hands on these cute sky blue kicks.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander signed his deal with Converse in July 2020. Instead of going the traditional Nike route, Jordon, Adidas, Gilegous-Alexander has made his way and he is by far Converse’s biggest star. It’s no surprise that the company is already building a collection around the 23-year-old.
OKC Thunder star Shai Gilgeous-Alexander wins exclusive Converse Player shoes
These will be lifestyle shoes, perfect for fans to get their hands on the professional leader’s low top Converse shoes with a baby blue base and white accent colors. It’s important to note that while these kicks are attributed to Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, these are not his signature shoes. Even Nike has yet to award Luka Doncic a signature shoe.
Doncic released their last fall’s EPs, and now SGA will have their exclusive player as well.
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While you might not want to run through your local pickup runs in these shoes, they are ideal to wear at the Paycom center and go with your number two jerseys.
This is just a taste of what to expect from Shai in the future, it’s clear that fashion is his passion with basketball, and shoe deals are the easiest way. to mix the two. The Kentucky product said it himself, “Clothes, then basketball is 1A and 1B.”