Sneakers stores all hold a special place in our hearts. They're where we get the kicks we're crazy about. But there's a whole scene that goes down in these stores that most of us aren't privy to. The people who work in sneaker stores have stories that you wouldn't believe and they're not just about sneaker releases.
We talked to a bunch of former and current sneaker store employees and asked them a simple question: "What's the craziest story you can tell us?" And they did. We thought it was just going to do be stories of customers getting angry or someone who wanted to return some worn, dusty kicks. But it went way beyond that. There are true stories about NFL players making it rain in the middle of the store, and about sneakers that couldn't sell no matter what. We've kept some people anonymous because they are still employed by the same employer and wouldn't want to jeopardize their careers. Trust us, these stories are all real, and they'll blow your mind. Here are 13 Unbelievable Stories From Sneaker Store Employees.