Reigning No. 3 general decide Scoot Henderson has had an unconventional rise to the NBA after opting to play for the G League Ignite crew and sacrificing his collegiate eligibility. After PUMA signed the explosive younger guard whereas he was dominating the event league in 2022, Henderson not too long ago confirmed as much as his first-ever NBA Media Day along with his first signature silhouette in tow.
Henderson’s signature silhouette has been teased ever since particulars of his contract with PUMA had been disclosed final June. Becoming a member of the likes of LeBron James, Scoot will grow to be simply the seventh participant in League historical past to make his NBA debut along with his first signature silhouette – the PUMA Scoot Zero. A play on his jersey quantity that he’s dawned since hooping with Recreation Elite on the AAU circuit, the silhouette is seemingly constructed of knit mesh and TPU overlays whereas the PUMA Formstrip has been reimagined with a lime inexperienced flame. The chosen colorway itself amplifies a peach-orange higher with vibrant pink overlays and a pastel purple outsole.
Henderson initially signed on to the burgeoning basketball roster earlier than he even declared for the 2023 Draft. At the side of his draft choice in June, the German-based sportswear big positioned the 19-year-old to headline the introduction of the All-Professional Nitro. The PUMA Zeros additionally give us our first have a look at Scoot’s signature emblem – which stamps the tongue tabs with a jet-black “S” insignia.
Particular technical particulars and launch info has but to be revealed. Within the meantime, the PUMA Scoot Zero may be seen in first-look imagery beneath.