As we get closer to its August 24th release date, the adidas Originals Mutombo is showcased in a new set of beauty shots, whetting our appetite for the retro ’90s silhouette. More specifically, Dikembe Mutombo’s signature basketball shoe debuted during the ’92 – ’93 NBA season, its unique design created with direct input from Mutombo himself. The shoe highlighted the player’s African heritage as well as his 55 uniform number, which he used throughout his illustrious NBA career. 20 years after their original release, the adidas Mutombo is once again set to hit store shelves, launching August 24th at select adidas Originals retailers, adidas Originals retail stores and online. Secure your pair now by registering here for an exclusive online pre-sale.
Release Date: August 24th, 2013 (Saturday)