We always thought Dwyane Wade's latest signature shoe, the Wade 4 by Converse, is kind of ugly. So we can't really blame him for never wearing them on court, but that's a bit controversial.
When basketball players sign these ridiculously lucrative sneaker deals, they are expected to actually wear the sneaker that bears their name, but Wade hasn't worn the new Wade 4 this season and apparently doesn't expect to. He prefers his original signature shoe by Converse, the Wade 1.
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According to CNBC, sales of Wade shoes are down about 50 percent from last year, and the company is rumored to be re-releasing the Wade 1 next month. Wade's people say he didn't have time to properly get used to the new model, but c'mon, we really know it's because these things are kinda fug.