Best Option: Under Armour Spine Predator, $110

One of the most important things about playing in your element on the court is being comfortable. The right amount of cushioning is essential. Too little cushioning can lead to sore heels or fallen arches from pounding on the floor. Too much cushioning will give your feet a false sense of security and can lead to stretch fractures and strains. Perfect cushioning gives you stability throughout your foot, making your jumps, cuts, and stops more comfortable. And when your jumps are more comfortable, you can do things like this.