Tag results for: Michael Jordan


askTinker Video Series With Tinker Hatfield | By Inside The Sneaker Box

Prior to the special event at Sole Fly sneaker boutique in Miami, Nike‘s Tinker Hatfield, the man behind the Air JordanIII to XV, as well as the AJ XX, XXIII, and subsequently the 2010,  spent time with a select group of guests in a in a very … READ MORE


Air Jordan XIII (13) Retro – Playoffs | Release Reminder

Also known as the “Black Cat”, Nike designer Tinker Hatfield set to design a sneaker that will capture Michael Jordan’s cat-like agility and reflex on the court, without knowing that “black cat” was Jordan’s nickname, the Air Jordan XIII was the last pair to be worn by … READ MORE

Happy Birthday! Michael Jordan!

48 years ago today, one of the greatest athlete ever to play the game of basketball was born. The second son to Delores and the late James Jordan, the scrawny kid from Brooklyn named Michael Jeffrey Jordan shared a passion for sports with his father and older … READ MORE


Freshness Week in Review: 1/23/2011 – 1/30/2011

The last week of January was dominated by shoes and cars; let’s jump right into it: Jordan Brand released the Jordan 2011 this week, which even non-sneaker heads can’t help but notice.  The new Jordan was released with all the expected fanfare, including a bevy of limited … READ MORE


Air Jordan 2011 – “Dominate Another Day” With Kevin Hart | Video

You may have seen the Air Jordan 2011 by now, the reinvented shoe that allows an unmatched user-customized experience. The new AJ offers interchangeable inserts: a blue midsole with heel and forefoot Zoom Air Units for the player that needs to be quicker on court, and a … READ MORE


Jordan Brand February 2011 Releases | Update

When Jordan Brand first unveiled its February 2011 lineup late last year, there were doubts that the preview represented the entire collection for the month.  After all, February is by far one the most hectic months with 2 pivotal events – the NBA All Star Game and … READ MORE


Air Jordan 2011 – Introduction Video from Tom Luedeke & Tinker Hatfield

This years Air Jordan 2011 legacy model is designed by Senior Footwear Designer, Tom Luedeke along with VP of Creative Design, Tinker Hatfield. In this video the two designers will take you through the design and performance aspects of this years Air Jordan flagship model. Learn about … READ MORE


Air Jordan 2011 Officially Unveiled

As Tom Luedecke, Senior Footwear Designer at Jordan Brand, recently stated, the pace of basketball games are such that they gave raise to “hybrid-players”, one with abilities to cover all positions in both strength and speed.  This recent change in game play is the focus of the … READ MORE


Converse + Jordan Brand + Nike – Black History Month Collection

We first saw the inkling of such brand partnership first at last year’s World Basketball Festival. The trio with somewhat diametric market segments have lent their supports once again for the upcoming Black History Month. Celebrating the achievements of those came before and the ones who will … READ MORE


Jordan Brand Elephant Icon Hoody

Just how potent is Jordan Brand marketing strategy? It is so potent that would you believe it can make an elephant fly? The Jordan Elephant Icon Hoody is an amusing take on the label’s 2 cornerstones the Jumpman icon and the elephant skin pattern. Combine them together … READ MORE


Jordan Brand February 2011 Releases

Still digesting the planned release for January 2011 from Jordan Brand? Well you might have to do it quick since the House that MJ built also announced its releases for February 2011. On the roster of desirables, a few notable designs including the Jordan CMFT 11 Viz … READ MORE