Memories - Reebok BB5600

Reebok BB5600 classic basketball sneaker: white leather with red and blue trimReebok entered the US basketball shoe market around 1986. As I remember their original entries, they were three high-top models referred to by the codes "BB4600", "BB5600,"and "BB6600". To me, it seems that the BB6600 was promptly ignored by the sneaker buying public; the BB4600 was the most popular, followed by the BB5600.

Reebok BB5600 classic basketball sneaker: heel view of large Reebok wordmark The BB5600 let you know they were a Reebok shoe from both sides and the heel. Nike had a shoe called the Terminator about the same time, which featured the "Nike" name prominently in the heel view.

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