Martin Luther King Jr. is one of the most brilliant revolutionary leaders in American history. In recent years, many NBA athletes have debuted special Black History Month shoes on MLK day to pay homage to the great civil rights activist. Some prioritize extravagance, some value simplicity, but all are a symbol of unity, hope, and remembrance.

Today, we chronicle the 10 best shoes worn during the NBA's MLK Day games. Click/Swipe through the gallery to see our picks.