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"How can a poor working mother with three boys buy Nikes or Reeboks that cost $120?…She can’t. So kids steal these shoes from stores and from other kids. Sometimes they kill for them." - Hakeem Olajuwon on his $35 Spalding signature shoes.

"How can a poor working mother with three boys buy Nikes or Reeboks that cost $120?…She can’t. So kids steal these shoes from stores and from other kids. Sometimes they kill for them." - Hakeem Olajuwon on his $35 Spalding signature shoes.

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