The Hawks guard has emerged as one of the league's brightest young stars, and he's teased us all that some sort of shoe deal is in the making on Twitter (via Virgil … Walker, too, … Trae Young - ??? — GRADS (@MGRADS) June 18, 2018 According to Adam Zagoria, Young is expected to sign an endorsement deal with Adidas that could be worth upwards of $1.8 million annually. If he ends up becoming anything like Steph Curry, adidas’ signing will pay off in a major way. JUST IN: Adidas has signed Trae Young and Lonnie Walker IV. Young is believed by many to be the top shoe prospect in the 2018 NBA Draft class. — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) June 19, 2018 This footwear and apparel deal comes as a little bit of surprise, since Young has been sporting … The 6-foot-2 Young… “They offered the most,” one source said.