Thirty-five years after a young North Carolina freshman name Mike Jordan hit a shot that would propel the Tar Heels to a national championship and would prove a launching point for the legend of Micheal Jordan. With the NBA holding its All-Star weekend is back in the Big Easy and Jordan Brand is celebrating its ties to the city with three sneaker releases for the annual mid season classic.
This year’s All-Star collection is comprised of the Air Jordan I, the Air Jordan VI and the Air Jordan XXXI. All of which feature iridescent material on the upper and on the outsole.
The XXXI releases on February 16, the Air Jordan XXXI on February 17, and the I on February19.
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