The 25 Best Basketball Shoes of the 90s

The 90s were the golden era for basketball sneakers.

Designs were innovative, groundbreaking, and so amazing that they changed the kick game forever. You had the Reebok Pump, the Penny’s, Shawn Kemp’s Kamikaze’s and of course the slew of Air Jordan’s. Nike, Reebok, and Adidas embarked on a hardwood heavyweight fight, and it seemed like every month an NBA mega-star was sporting a new must-own shoe. Let’s take a look at the 25 Best Basketball Shoes of the 90s.

25. Converse Voltage – 1995  (aka Sprewell’s)
basketball shoes of the 90s - Sprewell's

24. Nike Air Unlimited – 1994 (aka C Webb’s)
basketball shoes of the 90s - Nike Air Unlimited

23. Nike Air Garnett III – 1999 (aka KG’s)

22. Nike Air Command Force – 1991 (aka Billy Hoyle’s)
basketball shoes of the 90s - Nike Air Command Force

21. Reebok Blast – 1995
basketball shoes of the 90s - Reebok Blast

20. Nike Air Penny I – 1995 (aka Penny’s)

19. Nike Air Max CB34 – 1995
basketball shoes of the 90s - CB34

18. Nike Air More Uptempo – 1996 (aka Pippen’s)

17. Nike Air Jordan 9 – 1993

16. Adidas KB8 – 1997 (aka Kobe’s)

15. Adidas Mutumbo – 1992 (aka Mutumbo’s)

14. Nike Jordan 12 – 1996

13. Nike Zoom Flight “The Glove” – 1998

12. Reebok Shaqnosis – 1993

11. Reebok Answer I – 1997 (aka AI’s)

10. Nike Flight Huarache – 1992 (aka Fab 5’s)

9. Nike Air Jordan 13 – 1997

8. Reebok Pump Omni Lite – 1990

7. Reebok Kamikaze II – 1995 (aka Kemp’s)

6. Nike Air Jordan 7 – 1992

5. Nike Air Max 2 CB -1994 (aka CB34’s)

4. Nike Air Foamposite – 1997 (aka Penny’s)

3. Reebok Question – 1996 (aka AI’s)
Reebok Question – 1996

2. Nike Air Jordan 6 – 1991
Nike Air Jordan 6 – 1991

1. Nike Air Jordan 5 – 1990

Let us know your favorite basketball shoes of the 90s.