On February 26, Manu Ginobili planted his foot while shuffling defensively, only to find that his foot had shot through the bottom of his shoe, separating the upper from the sole:
His sneaker ended up looking like an anklet:
Just over a week later, the Warriors had to stop play while Andrew Bogut changed out of his ruined Nikes:
Again, the sole just ripped off the upper as if it had been held on with masking tape.
And now, a THIRD! Friday night, Philadelphia's Tony Wroten made a spin move. The sole of his sneaker did not come with him:
Here's the video from @cjzero:
We need better sneakers.