With a good portion of the 2013 NBA Playoffs remaining, it’s far too early to say which player will rise to the top as the star of the postseason. LeBron’s been killing it, and we’ve also seen some incredible play from guys like Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant. Similar to the way one player manages to stand out amongst the rest, there’s always one sneaker that seems to encapsulate the current direction of basketball footwear. Whether it’s a model that was engineered specifically for the postseason or just an unforgettable hardwood style, these are The Single Defining Shoes of the Past 10 NBA Playoffs.
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