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The Game Plan by Champs Sports – Jordan Legend Blue Collection

Somehow, Tinker Hatfield always knew Michael Jordan would return to basketball one day after his retirement, a reason why the Nike design guru went ahead and created the Air Jordan 11 while Jordan was still uncertain about his baseball career. Then, that fateful day came on March … READ MORE

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Matt Powell Analyzes Sneaker Culture | Video

Matt Powell knows sneakers much better than you do. Having worked for several retail companies, including Sports Authority and Modell’s, he’s observed and been a part of sneaker culture for over a decade. Currently, he serves as the Sports Industry Analyst at NPD Group, a consulting company … READ MORE

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Michael Jordan’s 13 Greatest Moments Wearing the Air Jordan 13

Dreaded by his foes on the basketball court, Michael Jordan’s stealthy moves and uncanny agility earned him the nickname “Black Panther,” one that became the inspiration during the design process for Air Jordan 13. As with many other Air Jordan designs by the legendary Tinker Hatfield, the … READ MORE

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Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG – “30th Anniversary” | Preview

2015 will mark 30 years since Michael Jordan and Nike came together to forever change the landscape of the sneaker world with the Air Jordan 1. It’s safe to assume that Nike will commemorate the AJ1 in a way that is in line with the shoe’s significance … READ MORE

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Upper Deck Exquisite Collection Basketball Trading Cards Embedded with Air Jordans and Others

These aren’t the same trading cards you grew up with… For its 2013-14 Exquisite Collection Basketball, Upper Deck will be introducing the new Signature Kicks series, an exclusive trading card line featuring actual portions of Air Jordans, Nike LeBrons, Converse, and etc… with the athletes that wore … READ MORE

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The Game Plan by Champs Sports – Jordan River Walk Collection

Inspired by the 1996 NBA All-Star Game, which took place at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Jordan Brand’s River Walk Collection not only consists of Jordan CP3.VIII, Super.Fly 3 and newly unveiled Air Jordan XX9, but an entire line of apparel and accessories for a head-to-toe ensemble. … READ MORE

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NikeCourt Zoom Vapor AJ3 by Jordan | Official Look

Just yesterday we previewed what Nike bills an “unprecedented amalgamation” of the Nike Zoom Vapor 9.5 and the Air Jordan 3, and now we get an official look at the NikeCourt Zoom Vapor AJ3 by Jordan. Marking the start of Roger Federer’s 2014 New York grand slam bid, the … READ MORE

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Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Mark Parker and More Take the #ALSicebucketchallenge

A viral phenomenon for a great cause, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has helped to raise $31.5 million in donations to the ALS Association, compared to $1.9 million during the same time period last year (July 29 to August 20). According to the organization, these donations have … READ MORE

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Michael Jordan, Jay Z & Jordan Brand Unveiled “RE2PECT” Tribute to Derek Jeter | Video

While Derek Jeter prepares to start in his 14th and final All-Star Game, Jordan Brand has unveiled the latest piece in its ongoing “RE2PECT” campaign paying tribute to the future first-ballot Hall of Famer. The conceit of the video is a simple one: a murderer’s row of athletes, … READ MORE

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Air Jordan XX9: Tailored For Flight – Official Unveiling | Event Recap

When ESPN’s Michael Smith took a pause for a moment while in the midst of his conversation with Tinker Hatfield, everyone knew it was time to scan the stage. In a fashion like a preacher greeting his congregation, Michael Jordan walked into the temple he helped to built… … READ MORE

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Air Jordan XX9 – Official Unveiling Event in New York City | Live Updates

With ESPN’s Michael Smith as the MC, members of the media, press, VIPs, NBA players from the present and past, are gathering now at a undisclosed location in New York City for the unveiling of Air Jordan XX9. Draped in larger-than-life images of basketball greats and with … READ MORE