Which Brands Should Sign These Top 5 Sneaker Free Agents in the NBA?

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We're steadily approaching July 1st which marks the beginning of an exciting time called Sneaker Free Agency in the NBA.

Deals between athletes and footwear brands have changed the landscape of culture over and over since its inception. From Magic Johnson and Converse to Steph Curry and Under Armour, sneaker free agency can lead to serious impact.

Coming into 2016, the top five sneaker free agents are Kristaps Porzingis, John Wall, DeMar DeRozan, Harrison Barnes, and Bradley Beal.

All of these ballers are young and have serious upside for any brand who's interested in pursuing. Porzingis arguably is the leader of the pack for his dominance as a Rookie and the fact that he plays in a huge market.

Nick DePaula, sneaker aficionado within the Basketball realm, broke down the potential of each sneaker free agent and what brand would be best suited to sign them. Head over to The Vertical right now and give it a full read.