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Gilbert Arenas Wore $7,730 Worth Of Shoes In The 2010-2011 NBA Season

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The Sneaker Champ.

The 2010-2011 NBA campaign is over for Gilbert Arenas, the self-described Sneaker Champ. No more surprised reactions to his feet. No more guessing which shoe he’ll break out next. He wore the Air Jordan 9 Retro Premio Bin23 in his first game this season, wore the Under Armour Micro G Supreme and the Nike Air Max Penny the next night, and before we knew it a sneaker firestorm was underway. The array was awesome – Jordan signatures and lifestyles, Nike retros and trainers, most of the Under Armour line, cameos by Reebok and Fila, and the man even threw in Dolce & Gabbana for the ultimate convention buck.

Through it all, CounterKicks tracked every shoe, every colorway, every game. And since this particular 6-month reign of The Sneaker Champ has concluded, it’s time to take a complete look back at those shoes. To see where Gil’s been and what he wore when he was there. At the 2011 NBA All-Star break in February, we took a first half season inventory of the $5,643 worth of shoes Gilbert had worn to that point. Even Sports Illustrated was stunned. Now we chronicle the second half of the season, including Gil and the Orlando Magic’s short-lived playoff run. At the end of the journey, we give you the cold numbers – games, shoes, brands, retail dollar amounts. It’s all here. Each footwear style was counted only once against the entire season.

Start your journey from November 5, 2010 to February 16, 2011, then finish off the season by clicking through the pages below.

Presenting Gilbert Arenas as The Sneaker Champ. Let the sticker shock begin…

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Crazy shoe run. Will Gil sign with a company next season or keep The Sneaker Champ shoe bonanza going!???

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No Adidas for Gilbert. He gotta wear another high fashion shoe on court next season too. Dolce dope but let’s see some Prada, Louis Vuitton……

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Agent 1 sure love the Spacejams. How about some Converse next year Gil?

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8.6ppg/2.8rpg/2.4apg it’s tragic to see an All-Star settle for those Playoff stats.

Stop the non-sense Gil, just go play basketball.

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If Gil signs with a sneaker brand he should wear every sneaker that brand has done in their history for a season!! EPIC

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Fun season. Lets do it again next year Sneaker Champ!

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Very cool post. Arenas wore some straight up HEAT on court this season.

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Gil wear a new shoe every game next year! No doubles!! Sneaker Champ!!!!

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