Following the NBA in 2016 means more than knowing which players score the most points per game. It also means keeping up with the latest trends in sneakers, fashion, gear and a whole lot more. And if you’re having any trouble at all finding the perfect gift for the NBA fan in your life, The Crossover’s holiday gift guide is the secret to becoming your friends and family’s gift-giving MVP. Need to know where you can find the latest pair of Jordan’s or J.R. Smith-approved snapback? It’s all here.
The Crossover’s gift guide covers the latest in sneakers, NBA gear, collectibles and off-court fashion. Whether it’s a pack of trading cards or a dapper pair of skinny jeans, below you’ll find anything and everything you need to brighten up the day of your favorite NBA fan.
When it comes to on court signature models that you can wear off the court, do not overlook Kevin Durant's signature sneaker line. Durant's latest colorway from his 9th Nike signature silhouette is dubbed “The Sauce” due to his fluid moves and versatility on the court.
Nike Flyknit “Triple Black” racer(Available now — $150)
The Flyknit Racer has evolved from being a running shoe to a sneaker that has grown to be a part of everyday casual style. The latest colorway, “Triple Black” is perfect and versatile enough to wear with anything.
Converse Chuck II Waterproof Mesh Backed Leather(Available now — $120)
For those that are obsessed with retro style and sad that you have to retire your Chuck Taylor’s during the Winter, Converse and Nike has meshed to create a sneaker that will keep you warm and dry during the brutal cold months.
The adidas NMD shifted sneaker culture a bit upon its release last December. Just over a year later, adidas is re-releasing the first pair of NMD’s that feature the red and blue “bumpers” along with a Boost sole and a black Primeknit upper.
Honoring Allen Iverson’s 20th year anniversary of his first signature sneaker, Reebok has been releasing different colorways throughout each month to celebrate. To cap it off, the brand is releasing the most popular model in his line, the Question Mid “OG Blue Toe”.
The NBA’s Christmas Day jerseys are always the league’s least offensive alternates. With their script font on the front and minimalist design, the 2016 Christmas Day jerseys are a fashionable item you can rock year round.
Panini America's 2016-17 Donruss Basketball boxed set features rookie autograph cards, autographed hall-of-fame player cards and Back to the Future cards, highlighting current NBA stars in older/previous team uniforms. Available in-store at Target, Wal-Mart in mid-December.