Alright you young thundercats, we’re pulling to a close on 2014, so this is the time blogs get to flex their expert unsolicited takes on the best of year. This year we decided to narrow down our best of the best to 10 Finalists, because we know you all are ADHD. Not to fear, we probably are too. Here are our selections for the Top 10 Sneakers of 2014, in no particular order for some added balance to our bias.

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 CLPNation.com Presents: Top 10 Sneakers of 2014

Pusha T x adidas EQT Guidance ’93 x “King Push

Release date: 12/23 at select adidas retailers for a retail

Price: $200

Worth It? Yes

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Price: $110

Worth it? Yes

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UNDFTD x ASICS GEL LYTE V

Price: $160

Worth it? Current sold out in most sizes, but don’t kill yourself for these, as they should be making a comeback. 

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Air Jordan Future

Price: $150

Worth it? Yes, the price point is fair. 

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Nike SB x Air Jordan 1 “Lance Mountain

Price: ~$375

Worth it? If you’ve got the $375 laying around, yes, but these are definitely too nice to play in. 

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Kobe 9 Elite

Price: $225

Worth it? Hell yeah! 

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Nike Lebron James 12

Price: $275

Worth it? These were the first Lebron’s I passed on, since he no longer plays with for my Heat, but I still may muster up the courage to cop these.

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Nike KD 7

Price: $175

Worth it? Yes, very good price point and awesome hooping shoe even as a low cut. 

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Nike Yeezy 2 “Red Octobers” 

Price: Who knows…

Worth it? Nah, there are comparable red sneakers for 1/4 the price.  

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adidas Micropacer

Price: $140

Worth it? Yes. This was one of the better releases from an otherwise dismal design year for adidas. 

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