After being drafted less than two years ago, Damien Lillard has blasted onto the scene with a unanamous vote to name him Rookie of the Year, a run at the All Star Game, and now a third adidas sneaker that he’s put together. Nick DePaula from Sole Collector sat down with the Trail Blazer to discuss his new Crazy 1 PE, how he’s dealing with the attention, and what kicks he’s really into.

Our favorite bit was to notice how he spoke about the shoes that he gets to wear with adidas. How he still associates particular shoes with the players that made them famous. World Class NBA Rookies of the Year: They’re Just Like Us!

Check out the full piece over at Sole Collector.