Michael Jordan was attempting a baseball career back when the 2016 Jordan 12 Wings originally launched in 1994, making the shoe a significant footnote in the Jordan storyline. So while Michael was working on his swing, the his namesake signature would appear on some of the game’s most notable rising stars. The shoe would also represent five NBA municipalities as part of a thematic city series, featuring unique styles paying homage to Chicago, New York, Sacramento, Orlando and Seattle. Check out the story of each colorway in the gallery below.
Now it appears that this will be an addition to the 2016 Jordan Shoes releases that we’ve been seeing this year. You know, those Air Jordan 1s that are retailing for $400. Vachetta Tan leather drapes the entire upper with burnished Bronze detailing on the lace dubrae and heel tab.The Air Jordan 1 continues its rise to the apex of luxury with this latest ‘Pinnacle’ edition. The old saying “if you can’t beat them, join them” seems to be what’s going on with this colorway, as Jordan Brand replicates the popular Hender Scheme look on the iconic high-top silhouette. The premium Vachetta Tan leather adorns the entire upper, while brushed brass accoutrements are applied at the heel and laces.
Stephen Curry and the Nike Kobe 11 Purple White have had the basketball world in a trance this season as they’ve beaten just about every team on several occasions as they went on to set the all time wins record for a single season. Now the “Dubs” are in the thick of the playoffs and are hoping to defend and retain their world title. Under Armour is planning to make sure that their golden boy is well equipped as we are getting a look at the UA Curry 2 “Golden Rings” or “2 Rings”. The white/royal/gold combination makes for the perfect shoe for Steph to take and make those long distance daggers in. Bay area fans are hoping that the kicks can will their squad to another title, making the “Rings” a back to back thing.