These are a pair of my fav kicks of all time got re-released got to get me a pair. Today’s generation probably remembers the Air Max Uptempo as Derek Fisher’s shoes. The latest re-issue colorway is the white/gold/purple seen on Derek Fisher of the Los Angels Lakers for the past couple of seasons.
But let’s get one thing straight right away: these are NOT just Fisher’s shoes. The Air Max Uptempo is an icon in its own right. Numerous NBA Players rocked the ‘Temp in assorted color combinations during the 90’s. It was the #1 selling shoe of its time, a classic that soon became the standard by which all future basketball shoes were judged upon.