adidas Officially Unveils the Dame 5

Master of ceremonies: adidas Hoops officially unveils the Dame 5.

According to adidas, the adidas Dame 5 was designed for ultimate control with a focus on comfort, stability and traction. Each of the upcoming Dame 5 colorways represent unique chapters in his life, creating a collage of who Dame is both on and off the court.

Tech specs on Dame’s latest signature includes full-length Bounce cushioning and a lateral banking barrier for on-court stability. The upper build is designed with lightweight materials, a padded collar and internal padded pod system for comfort and support. Additionally, the silhouette is also constructed with a zonal herringbone traction pattern for enhanced grip and energetic color palettes.

The following colorways and stories attached are listed below along with each pairs release date. Retail price has still not changed and remains at $115.

People’s Champ
Release Date: February 1

Celebrating Dame’s passion for boxing , People’s Champ pulls on both classic boxing elements and Rip City for color inspiration.

All Skate
Release Date: February 1

Growing up in Oakland, everybody skated. All Skate takes a different spin on skate culture and one of Dame’s favorite off-court hobbies.

Release Date: February 1

Dame Time. Lillard Time. No matter the label, You Know What Time It Is. YKWTII pays homage to one of the league’s most clutch scorers and his infamous celebration.

Suga Gee
Release Date: March 1

Honoring Dame’s mom Gina aka Suga Gee with one of her favorite colors

Release Date: April 5

Inspired by his favorite childhood bike, DameGoose features unique colors from the one that almost got away. “Somebody stole that bike, and I went searching. We went around the neighborhood and found it. You ain’t keeping this one. That’s ours.”

La Heem, The Dream
Release Date: May 3

Designed with black and gold accents, the colorway features “ La Heem” and “The Dream” along the heel and outsole. “ La Heem is my alter ego. It’s a Muslim word, but it just started cause my cousin would always say La Heem. It [represents] the best of the best. It’s a Muslim word that means to be ahead of or to be passing. It’s kind of [become] my thing. It’s like everything else I do, I’m La Heem.”

via adidas


  1. La Heem the dream and Suga Gee are both beautiful
    Glad they have some nice colors to make up for a weird looking silhouette

  2. People’s Champ!!! That is one SICK colorway from Dame line. La Heem also looks dandy! And at $115, this is definitely copp’em both colorways for the HEAT on the court.

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