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adidas Crazy 97 Review

adidas Crazy 97

The adidas Crazy 97 is familiar to the 90’s kids but may look jarring to the new generation. It is a piece of basketball history that’s worth remembering.

Colorway: White/Black

Release Date: 2022

Price: $130

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The 1990s was a golden era for both basketball and basketball shoes. We got some of the most iconic sneakers like the Air Jordan 11, Air Jordan 12, and this bad boy, the adidas Crazy 97, otherwise known as the adidas EQT Elevation. Kobe Bryant wore these shoes as he won the Slam Dunk contest championship. We miss the Mamba, and we’re glad some of his classic shoes get released so we can better remember his career.

What’s in the video?

In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in-depth information you need. He supplies expert-level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:

  • Originally the adidas EQT Elevation
  • Differences from the last retro release
  • Aggressive herringbone outsole
  • Deconstructed details
  • Feet You Wear cushioning
  • Crappy insoles
  • Torsional support
  • The meaning of EVA
  • Sculpted support features
  • All synthetic upper
  • Comparison with Nike’s and Jordan’s
  • Release issues
  • Rear elastic heels
  • Sizing recommendations

As an added bonus, Mrs. Wing compares this shoe with the Nike Kyrie line.

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How to Buy the adidas Crazy 97

The adidas Crazy 97 is available now for various prices on eBay.

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