NBA bans shoes designed to increase vertical leapPosted by Inside Hoops
The AP reports:
The NBA said in a statement Tuesday that “under league rules, players may not wear any shoe during a game that creates an undue competitive advantage.”
Athletic Propulsion Labs’ Concept 1 shoe employs a spring-based system designed to increase lift.
InsideHoops.com editor says: Players need shoes like this in order to try to sky-walk through the air like I do.