PE sneakers refer to “Player Exclusives,” 1-of-1 editions of sneakers typically produced for a single athlete only.

The sneaker world can often seem like it’s dominated by a sea of collaborations and hyped Jordan releases, yet oftentimes PE pairs are the grails of all grails. Outside of their highly limited production numbers, it provides an opportunity to clad classic silhouettes in team-centric palettes they’d never take to otherwise. However, getting your hands on a pair typically ranges from literally impossible to just practically so.

Despite that, sneakers like the Nike LeBron 4 “Fruity Pebbles” or Air Jordan 5 “Oregon” have managed to buck the trend. That is to say, they went from extremely sought after curiosity to widely available pair almost entirely on the strength of public demand. The sneakers you’ll see covered below are likely to stay (quite literally) player exclusive, but you never know…


Vanessa Bryant Reveals Nike Kobe 6 Protro “WNBA All-Star” PE

There’s more attention on the 2024 WNBA All-Star Game than ever before, largely due to the new class of ballers bringing a newfound fanbase to...

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Here’s What Team USA Basketball Is Wearing For The 2024 Olympics

With the Paris Olympics kicking off in just a matter of weeks, all eyes are on Team USA Basketball once again. As usual, the expectation...

By Matt Varga July 8, 2024

Chris Paul’s Elite Camp Gets Its Own Air Jordan 39 PE

The next chapter of Chris Paul’s career is looking like a ton of fun. Signing on with San Antonio, the “Point God” will take on...

By Matt Varga July 2, 2024

Travis Scott’s Jordan Jumpman Jack Appears In “Celtics” Green

The Boston Celtics have jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the NBA Finals, and while their success on the biggest stage is no doubt...

By Matt Varga June 10, 2024

Coach Prime Reveals New Nike DT Max ‘96 In White And Gold

It’s a motto that’s hard to forget generally, but especially in the realm of Deion Sanders’ shoes: look good, feel good, play good. With the...

By Matt Varga May 31, 2024

LeBron James Ends 2023-2024 NBA Season With Nike LeBron 21 “Gold” PE

It wasn’t the ending the Lakers envisioned, dropping last night’s game against the Nuggets to lose in 5. As we’ve come to expect, though, on-court...

By Matt Varga April 30, 2024

LeBron James Wears Another Nike LeBron 21 “Diamond Turf” PE

It was another night to forget for LeBron James and the Lakers on the court, unable to fell the Nuggets despite more standout play from...

By Matt Varga April 26, 2024

The Jordan Brand Classic Mints Tatum 2, Zion 3 and Luka 2 PEs

We’re just a couple days away from the tip-off of the 2024 Jordan Brand Classic. Boasting All-World alumni like LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Carmelo...

By Matt Varga April 19, 2024

Michael Jordan Gifts The UNC Golf Team Air Jordan 9s And More

If there was ever a question who gets the best college PEs, each successive headline about the swag UNC athletes receives makes it clearer and...

By Matt Varga April 17, 2024