NBA Style: Spotlight On Accessories


By the NBA.com Style Crew

While a basketball game can be won and lost based on the details, many players bring those same intricacies to their wardrobes. And when the tunnel becomes a runway, and the press conference podium becomes a stage, suddenly NBA players are the ones starting trends.

Here are some well-coordinated recent looks from around the League. As we continue to keep tabs on Playoff fashion and the new trends that arise during the NBA’s second season, use #NBAStyle on Twitter to communicate your thoughts.

Russell Westbrook always chooses bold accessories, sporting clear frames and a gold medallion necklace on Sunday after OKC’s Game 1 win against the Rockets…

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• Even away from the court, Tyson Chandler looks casual in a classic hat…

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• Dwyane Wade keeps it practical with a muted scarf and carry-all…

Miami Heat v Sacramento Kings

• In a trend that swept the NBA, bold glasses looked whimsical one night and bookish the next. Here are Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade all trying it out…

Los Angeles Lakers v Oklahoma City Thunder - Game One

Oklahoma City Thunder v Miami Heat - Game Four.

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• The glasses have had staying power, as seen on Chris Paul on Saturday after a Game 1 win against the Grizzlies. He also accessorizes his monochromatic look by using his pocket square as a splash of color…

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• From head-to-toe, LeBron James utilizes accent colors in his clothing to match his sneakers…

Miami Heat v Sacramento Kings

Steve Nash carries a small day bag, which does not compete with the Spring coral sweater and matching printed bowtie…

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Paul George stands out from his sharply dressed peers with a designer scarf during All-Star Weekend 2013…

2013 NBA All-Star Game

• LeBron James uses a paisley scarf to complement his khaki blazer and eggplant button down…

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Deron Williams looks ready for summer with cool, classic style. He combines terrific accessories including a tan belt, matching day bag, dangling sunglasses and an elegant pocket square…

Utah Jazz v Los Angeles Lakers, Game 2

One Comment

  1. Laurie says:

    now this was fun to read and see!!! Great looking guys, great style with terrific runway-like commentary. Please do it again.