New Release: Adidas Crazy 98 in "Core Black" Coming Out in April

Reviving Kobe's legacy: Adidas Crazy 98.

BYBen Atkinson
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The Adidas Crazy 98, originally known as the Adidas KB8, holds a special place in basketball history as Kobe Bryant's second signature sneaker during his tenure with Adidas. Set to make a comeback, the upcoming "Core Black" colorway reimagines this iconic silhouette with a sleek and modern twist. Featuring a predominantly black base, accented with striking touches of purple and white, the Adidas Crazy 98 "Core Black" exudes a bold and dynamic aesthetic that pays homage to its legendary predecessor. Designed for performance on the court, the shoe boasts a durable construction and innovative technology to enhance comfort and support during gameplay.

As anticipation builds for the release of the Adidas Crazy 98 "Core Black," fans of Kobe Bryant and collectors of basketball sneakers eagerly await the opportunity to add this iconic silhouette to their collection. With its timeless appeal and enduring legacy, the Adidas Crazy 98 continues to inspire a new generation of athletes and sneaker aficionados. Stay tuned for the official drop of the Adidas Crazy 98 "Core Black," as this legendary sneaker makes its triumphant return to the forefront of sneaker culture.

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"Core Black" Adidas Crazy 98

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The sneakers feature a black rubber sole with a black, white, and purple midsole. The upper features a black base. The iconic Adidas logo is on the sides and white accents continue into the uppers. Also, the tongues feature purple details and the Adidas logo as well. Overall, this sneaker ignites nostalgia for sneakerheads.

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Sneaker Bar Detroit reports that the Adidas Crazy 98 "Core Black" is releasing on April 13th. Also, the retail price of the sneakers will be $150 when they drop. Further, make sure to let us know what you think about these kicks in the comments below. Additionally, stay tuned to HNHH for the most recent updates and news from the sneaker community. We’ll make sure to offer you the newest products from the most notable brands.

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Ben Atkinson is a sneaker content writer at HotNewHipHop, with expertise in web content writing, digital marketing and search engine optimization (SEO). Ben’s love for sneakers began when he was 13. He founded Midwest Soles, his sneaker reselling business. He bought and sold hundreds of popular sneakers and learned everything there is to know about the sneaker market. He eventually combined his passion for sneakers with his passion for writing and started covering sneaker releases and valuable sneaker reselling information. Ben has previously written for Sneaker Flippers, managing the site’s email newsletter to over 15,000 engaged readers with a focus on enhancing the click/open rate to increase the sale conversion rate overall. On top of this, Ben would also create written content for the site with a view to increasing web traffic and online sales through SEO optimization. His favorite sneakers are the Air Jordan 1 ‘Bred’ and the Nike x Parra Air Max 1.