adidas created the Mutombo TR Block as a training shoe for the legendary shot blocker in 1994, but 2014 is the year adidas goes public with the new model. Inspired by basketball outsole, these men’s shoes stand out in bright nubuck and leather with a contrast TPU lacing system and a wide midfoot strap. Featuring the infamous Mutombo crest about the tongue, the Light Scarlet/White adidas Mutombo TR Block is now available at Our Moreland Ave. location.
Purchase the adidas Mutombo TR Block “Scarlet” here as well as in-store via our Moreland Ave. location. Phone orders are accepted by dialing 404.880.0402. Email orders are accepted by sending a style and size request to firstname.lastname@example.org
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The comeback of Dikembe Mutombo’s signature adidas shoe rolls over into 2014, with the retro ’90s silhouette coming in a new Running White and Blue colorway. The fresh design features a white leather base accented with hits of blue at the quarter panel, heel and outsole. In addition to Motombo’s 55 uniform number, there’s the signature shield logo on the tongue and geometric print along the side and interior, both giving the nod to Dikembe’s African heritage. Look out for these releasing soon at Wish.
First released in 1993 for 4 time NBA defensive player of the year Dikembe Mutombo, this adidas Originals basketball shoe is back in the game. adidas presents the iconic ’90s silhouette in a new black/white colorway. The upper is a combination of black nubuck and cloth pattern panels and features Mutombo’s iconic shield design logo on the tongue and his number “55” on the ankle. The signature African cloth pattern is also used for the lining and appears in a tonal variant across the heel. Be on the lookout for these releasing soon at Wish.
The sneaker world has been abuzz lately with news of Dikembe Mutombo’s return to adidas. This marks 20 years since the legendary NBA center’s African-inspired signature sneaker released, and has been begged for ever since. With African mud print motifs along with a complex upper of Black, Red, White, and Yellow hits of color, the release of the adidas Mutombo Running White/Black pays tribute to Mutombo himself as well as his Congolese Heritage. The classic shoe is rounded out by an oversized toungue featuring an African shield graphic that incorparates the letter “M” between two 5’s, nodding to his jersey number of 55. Look out for this release along with a Mutombo-themed 5-panel hat to hit shelves at Wish soon.
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In anticipation of the release of the much awaited Mutombo sneaker, adidas has put together a series of animated videos explaining the phenomenon that is “The House of Mutombo.” Take a look: