words // Nick DePaula

With the NBA season winding down this month, we're looking forward to watching the game's biggest stars create new memories as they take the hopes of their cities and teams deep into the playoffs. 

Since some players will of course be switching into playoff-specific sneakers for the home stretch, and some guys [HINT: John Wall] had absolutely no shot at the postseason pretty much since the lockout ended, lets take a look back at twelve of the signature shoes worn during the excellerated 2011-2012 NBA season and see who think had the best sneakers.

You do the voting. Vote below for your favorite shoe and lets find out who had the best signature shoe this season.

John Wall -- Reebok Zig Encore

Evan Turner -- Li-Ning Turningpoint

Brandon Jennings -- Under Armour Micro G Bloodline

Carmelo Anthony -- Jordan Melo M8

Dwyane Wade -- Jordan Fly Wade 2 

Chris Paul -- Jordan CP3.V

Derrick Rose -- adidas adiZero Rose 2

Derrick Rose -- adidas adiZero Rose 2.5

Dwight Howard - adidas adiPower Howard 2 

Kobe Bryant -- Nike Zoom Kobe VII

LeBron James -- Nike LeBron 9

Kevin Durant -- Nike Zoom KD IV