Jeremy Lin is a professional basketball player. He plays as a point guard in the NBA series. He is 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 200 lb. he has played for the golden state warriors, dongguan leopards, New York Knicks, Houston rockets, Los Angeles rockers charlotte hornet and his current team is the Brooklyn nets. While playing for the New York Knicks, he surprisingly led in their turn around winning and created the linsanity craze. He signed a deal with the Adidas shoe company and created the linsanity basketball shoes collection.
Adidas crazylight boost low 2016
The Adidas crazylight are lightweight low tops men’s shoes. They are basketball shoes which are designed to stretch on the floor with a boost midsole that ensure each step is fully charged. The shoe is made for the quick basketball players.
The upper part is made using lace and a jacquard to give the shoe a bolder look. There is a full length cushioning system which offers great comfort while the continental rubber outsole aids in traction and durability.
It has boost energy retaining properties which ensure every step is fully charged with fast and light energy. It has a comfortable textile lining and a back collar which offers additional comfort.
The mid foot area is enhanced for more stability and lockdown while the heel cup is meant to offer lockdown. Lockdown is also boosted by the molded TPU eye stay piece. Breathability is made possible by the air mesh tongue.
The pros of the shoe include; it is lightweight, it breaks in easily, it has cool colors, it has an easy breathability system, has a good traction and it does not crease easily. It also has great ankle support system and t runs true to its size.
Adidas crazyquick 2 low
The material of the shoe is techfit technology while the lacing unit is made using synthetic overlays.
The upper of the shoe is made using mesh which allows for ventilation hence keeping the foot cool and comfortable. A molded 3D collar offers a secure and cushioned fit while the abrasion resistant overlays are from the heel to the forefoot for more stability and support without natural movement restriction.
The molded EVA system which is enhanced with sprint flame allows one to adapt easily to motion while keeping the foot stable.
The cushioning system of the shoe is great especially in the midsole area. The midsole is thin hence one can have a feel of the court. Having less thickness between the foot and the floor allows for easier and quicker reactions.
The traction offered by the shoe is amazing with a little break in period with the rubber sole. The outsole also has rubber pods which offer on court traction.
The shoe provides adequate ankle support and permit natural movements and foot strikes.
The shoe is ideal for power forwards and forward players.
Adidas crazylight boost 2.5 low
The Adidas crazylight boost 2.5 low is in the linsanity line. They are colored black and silver which is topped off with argyle pattern that is placed at the mid foot area.
The other features of the shoe include a vamp with web netting and carbon fibers which are on the toe area. The heel is colored silver while the tonal look is broken by the Adidas branding. Lin’s logo JL7 is placed on the tongue while there is more silver on the eyelets and midsole.
Nike hyper fuse low
The Nike hyper fuse low basketball shoe is one that allows the player to move freely with maximum comfort and performance.
The upper focuses mainly on an anatomic fit while the eye stays are for extra comfort and breathability. The forefoot consists of the Nike zoom unit to give the shoe a low profile. The phylon in the midsole is included to aid in responsiveness. The outsole is made using data informed technology to maximize comfort while at the same time reducing weight.
The shoe also has notches which are strategically placed to allow for flexing. The soft foam n the midsole cushions against any impact.
The shoe break in easily, runs true to its size, it is low to the ground and fits snuggly.
Nike zoom hyper dunk 2011 shoes
The Nike zoom hyper dunk is created for basketball players who want to achieve excellent lockdown and responsiveness with a lightweight shoe. It is the third shoe in the Nike zoom hyper dunk series.
The upper of the shoe is constructed to give one easy breathability while the flywire design offers foot lock down. It also offers comfort and minimizes any movements in the shoes.
For breathability, the shoe has a seamlessly blended mesh which acts as a ventilation space. The lockdown s also enhanced by the shoe having an exact fit. Once the shoe is laced up, the foot is well secured as one plays.
The midsole contains lightweight phylon which offers protection against impact while at the same time giving comfort to the foot as t is reinforced with a 3D shank for torsional rigidity. The zoom air bags and the phylon midsole also offer more stability and balance, from toe to heel.
The outsole consists of solid rubber which has a herringbone pattern for maximum traction. The zoom air bags of the shoe can easily be seen from the heel and forefoot.
Responsiveness in the shoe is aided by the 3D glass reinforced composite shank. The shank is very bouncy and one can feel the difference in the response as they land after a dunk.
Support is enhanced by the amplified collar which is very flexible. T also offers great ankle support with its low construction.
Adidas adizero crazylight 2
The shoe has a great traction due to its spiral pattern which gives a multi directional surface. It has horizontal grooves which support front and back movements. The forefoot strike zone is essential in maintaining coverage that takes a circular pattern extension.
The cushioning system in the midsole is EVA molded and is of full length. It also has a two insole option which is more effective in offering impact protection. The foam in the heel allows for heel strike absorption while the shoe has a low forefoot design for more court feel.
The material of the shoe is a combination of sprint web, sprint frame and EVA foam. These are complimented with a solid rubber outsole and mesh. The sprint web of the shoe is thin as compared to that of the predecessors and stronger since it has a TPU layer.
The shoe runs true to its size although it is narrow at the forefoot area. The lockdown in the midfoot is great while the heel is well supported.
Ventilation is made possible by the four open mesh windows which are on the medial side of the shoe. Considering the nylon lining, the shoe is well ventilated.
The support of the shoe is more upgraded as compared to its predecessor. The medial section s slightly lowered to give a wider range of motion while the lateral side has been extended for more lateral support. The forefoot and sprint web material is also greatly improved. As the top layer is of RPU, it is also thinner and lightweight and also reinforced at the forefoot.
Adidas 2015 crazylight boost prime knits
The shoe is designed for full speed assaults with fast and blend light for a bold look. The shoe allows one control while the court with the boost energy returning features that keep every step full charged with fast energy. The seamless prime knits allow for great foot securing, the molded heel caps offer more support and the grippy rubber sole offers traction.
The prime knits of the shoe enhance easy breathability and fitting. Comfort is provided by the textile lining and the PU insole. The midsole are CMEVA cushioned for additional comfort. .
In the forefoot, the adiprene technology with the boost technology n the heel area allow for energy return.
Grip is made possible by the non-marking rubber sole with a traction pattern.
The pros of the shoe is that it is light weight, well cushioned hence comfortable, has a good support system, easily breathable and it is very stylish.