Have you ever tried to buy a coveted sneaker on release day, multiple different retailer webpages open as you wait to refresh the page right when the shoe becomes available? This is a familiar scenario for many sneakerheads, and its become an increasingly fruitless exercise. The culprit? Bots.Highsnobiety has a pretty in-depth look at how bots work, and how they’re forcing retailers to quickly adapt so that regular fans of the brands can get access to product without being computer-savvy. Essentially, Yeezy Boost 950 purchasing bots imitate bots that web developers use to test whether their checkout process is working correctly. The bot finds the product ID, adds the item to the cart, and then checks out in a matter of milliseconds, much faster than any human could. In some cases, bots can put the product into their cart before its even available for purchase, skipping right to the ‘confirm purchase’ step while everyone Yeezy Shoes else is still picking their size.Earlier this morning, Adidas officially announced their new long-term contract extension with Kanye West which will see his Yeezy line transcend the lifestyle category and breach the world of sports performance products. In the near future, we’ll be seeing Adidas Yeezys on the basketball court, football field, baseball diamond, soccer pitch etc. Adidas athletes like the Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant and the Houston Texans’ Yeezy Boost 350 V2 DeAndre Hopkins will surely be targeted as potential candidates to rock some new Yeezy cleats but it’s on the hardwood where we anticipate seeing the biggest Yeezy influence. Of course, guys like Nate Robinson, PJ Tucker and Nick Young have already laced up Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Zebra Nike Air Yeezys and Adidas Yeezy Boosts on the court, but now that Kanye West will be able to produce sneakers specifically designed for basketball players, we’ll be seeing Yeezys a lot more often.This got us to thinking about which of Adidas’ NBA athletes are the most likely applicants to debut the new Yeezy basketball sneakers, some for completely different reasons than others. We’ve narrowed the search down to five, but if you’ve got another NBA player who you think would be a fitting candidate to lace up the Yeezys in the future, let us know in the comments.It’s only right Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Triple White that we get a Triple White Yeezy for springtime, as this pair is rumored to be much more readily available than the recently released Zebra Yeezys come April 2017. We still don’t have an official release date pinned down just yet, but we do have a better look at the latest from Kanye West and adidas Originals that features a clean all white Primeknit upper to match the semi-translucent TPU Yeezy Boost 350 overlay on the Boost-laden midsole. There are some videos floating around out there that showcase this pristine Yeezy Boost 350 to actually have the stripes of past releases, just hidden until you hold up a UV black light to show the alternate tooling off. Check out more detailed shots of the latest Yeezy shoes headed to retail below and stay tuned for an official Release Date coming soon right here Yeezy Boost 350 Turtle Dove on Sneaker News.
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