Who should buy the Adidas Pro Model 2G Low

The Adidas Pro Model 2G Low is a classic basketball silhouette with generous cushioning. You will appreciate this model if:

  • you are in love with retro builds and aesthetics
  • you value cushioning over anything else
  • you prefer a shoe that can also be used for walking and even as an everyday work companion
  • you want to pair it quite easily with any outfit

Adidas Pro Model 2G Low three stripes

Who should NOT buy the Pro Model 2G Low from Adidas

Though it looks classically bulky, it is actually quite narrow inside. Those who have wide feet are better off getting another model such as one of the more recent Hardens.

Adidas Pro Model 2G Low toebox

Quick guards who are for responsiveness and court feel won't be disappointed, too, but they sure can find better options such as Adidas Dames.

Adidas Pro Model 2G Low collar

Dependable traction

The rubber outsole of this classic basketball shoe features good old herringbone, so its bite is going to be great in all directions.

Adidas Pro Model 2G Low outsole

Hoopers talk about how the traction never lets down on the court. 

Plush cushioning

The midsole is retooled with Bounce that feels really soft and comfortable underfoot. It's also quite responsive.

Adidas Pro Model 2G Low cushioning

This is what makes it a great option for all-day wear as well.

Sturdy materials and build

This Adidas shoe is made of materials that are durable. It's also notably well put-together, so this one can definitely last long. Players believe that this Adidas shoe will last long even if they use it in every game.

Adidas Pro Model 2G Low materials

On the downside, the materials don't have much give which caused blistering for some players.

Classic Adidas Pro Model look

The modern Adidas Pro Model 2G Low still has the look and feel of the OG. Retro-lovers and those who really enjoyed the original Pro Model will love this.

Adidas Pro Model 2G Low classic

Facts / Specs

Base model: Adidas Pro Model 2G
Top: Low
Lockdown: Lace-Up
Collection: Adidas Pro Model, Adidas Pro Model 2G Low
Features: Retro / Outdoor
Colorways: Black / White
SKUs: FX4981 / FX7099 / FX7100 / FX7101

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Dimitrije Curcic
Dimitrije Curcic

Dimitrije Curcic has been playing basketball for over 22 years. Like Manu Ginobili, he’s a left-hander whose moves led him to a better career-shooting percentage than the Argentine himself. After playing professionally for 10 years, Dimitrije moved to coaching for two seasons before he became a basketball statistician for StatScore, and FanSided contributor for the San Antonio Spurs. Dimitrije loves to tell hoop stories through numbers and graphics and has been featured on Fansided, FiveThirtyEight, Eurohoops, and TalkBasket among the others.