Tag results for: Michael Jordan

Nike Forced to Disclose Michael Jordan’s Sponsorship Contract in Court

The details of Michael Jordan‘s contract with Nike are so closely guarded that they’re literally kept under lock and key. The 42-page document is stored in its own room at Nike headquarters in Oregon, apart from the company’s other legal filings, and only three employees have access …

Game Worn Michael Jordan Sneakers Set for Auction

If you couldn’t quite pull together enough scratch to buy his “Legend point” estate at auction, the announcement that five more game-worn sneakers are hitting the block may be your chance. Although targeted at the upper echelon of sneakerhead with a strong memorabilia slant, the five models …

Jordan Brand Announces New Store Through Snapchat

Jordan went a novel route in announcing a new concept store in Chicago: the brand took to Snapchat yesterday at 9 p.m. EST to break the news, with Michael himself literally signing off on the blueprints. The store, dubbed Station 23, is located on 32 South State …

How Michael Jordan Makes and Spends His Money

What made Michael Jordan such an accomplished athlete is also what makes him a supremely successful businessman: namely, a competitive drive so fierce that it borders on psychopathy. Though the hoops icon has never made the numbers public, it’s widely believed that Jordan makes $100 million a year …

Michael Jordan Visits Paris to Launch the Jordan Brand Palais 23 Experience

We’ve already taken an inside look at the Jordan Brand Palais 23 experience, and we also know that Michael is in Paris — along with frequent partners in crime Tinker Hatfield and Mark Smith — for the opening of the groundbreaking space. And now these newly unveiled …

Michael Jordan and Tinker Hatfield at Palais 23

At the Jordan Palais 23 — a sprawling consumer experience celebrating the 30th anniversary of Air Jordan — Michael Jordan himself sat down for a Q&A session hosted by ESPN’s Michelle Beadle. In the accompanying screenshot of the live stream, MJ is sitting next to Nike design legend …

Could Jordan MTM Herald a New Sneaker Line for Jordan Brand?

When President Obama showed up today at Nike World Headquarters to deliver a speech promoting the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, he was gifted with a special sneaker bearing a unique design pedigree. Finished in a red, white and blue design, the shoe — dubbed the Jordan MTM —  was …

Mark Parker, Tinker Hatfield and Michael Jordan Designed a Sneaker for President Obama

President Obama made an appearance at Nike World Headquarters today in support of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which promotes open commerce among the U.S. and eleven Pacific Rim nations. Like many visitors to Nike’s campus, the President will not be leaving empty handed, though his new kicks won’t be coming …

Michael Jordan 1996 NBA All-Star Game Figure

The 1996 NBA All-Star game held at the Alamodome in San Antonio had one of the most incredible Eastern Conference teams in basketball history, with the likes of Scottie Pippen, Shaquille O’Neal, Penny Hardaway, Patrick Ewing and more. They took home a victory under the leadership of …