• Concepts and Converse Celebrate Basketball's Origins With New Chuck 70 and All Star BB Pro Capsule

    5 days ago - By Hypebeast

    After taking on several collaborative partnerships in 2020, industry stalwart Concepts is ready to jump start the new year with Converse for a Chuck 70 Hi and All Star BB Pro collection that honors the humble origins of basketball. Back in December of 1891 in Springfield, Massachusetts, college teacher James Naismith found himself in an unusual situation in which he had to somehow entertain his students who had been forced to remain indoors because of inclement weather. A lightbulb then flicked on in his brain as he decided to take two peach baskets and nail them 10 feet above the floor...
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