New Air Jordan Shoes, In 1997, the Chicago Bulls faced off against the Utah Jazz in the NBA Finals. In Game 5, Michael Jordan has been overwhelmed with sickness due to flu like symptons he was experiencing and the team didn’t think he’d be able to play through it. Although, Michael Jordan being Michael Jordan, he managed to pull of one of his greatest games scoring 38 points in their victory while wearing the Air Jordan 12 Black and Red which were then named The Flu Games. The OG version of the sneaker was an all leather black upper with a red midsole and sole. The retroed versions of the shoe feature an all black nubuck upper with the leather red midsole. The back detail of the shoe displays a “97/38” print with a sick face inbetween to emphasize the Jordan model.
Cheap Jordans 2016, Michael Jordan’s “Flu Game” in Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals is often regarded as one of MJ’s best performances in the history of the Playoffs. For the youngsters who aren’t familiar with that game, but are still planning to cop this Jordan Retro release, you might be well suited to hit YouTube and enjoy some clips from that legendary outing. The Air Jordan XII (12) “Flu Game” is a black and red version of Michael Jordan’s twelfth signature shoe. MJ wore these during Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals while having flu-like symptoms. Despite his condition, he was able to lead the Chicago Bulls to victory over the Utah Jazz. These shoes remain as one of the most memorable Air Jordan 12’s to date. Building on a very big year for the Air Jordan 12, the Air Jordan 12 Retro “Flu Game” returns for 2016. Very similar to both the original release that Michael Jordan wore during his iconic “Flu Game” against the Utah Jazz in 1997 and the 2003 retro, the sneaker features a textured black leather upper sitting on a basketball textured varsity red mudguard and outsole.
New Jordans 2016, One of Michael Jordan’s more memorable playoff moments came during Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals when he was struck with a mysterious illness – some say it was the flu (given the infamous Flu Game title) and others would say it was timely food poisoning from a Salt Lake City hotel. Mike powered through the dehydration and shakiness to beat the Jazz 90-88 and take a 3-2 series lead behind 38 points from His Airness. The traditional black and red pair of the Air Jordan 12s that MJ had on would be known as the Air Jordan 12 “Flu Game” from that day on. This Saturday, May 28th sees the return of that very colorway in remastered form featuring a buttery black tumbled leather and traditional Varsity Red accents throughout. The full family will be able to fit into a pair too as Jordan Brand is releasing the retro in every size run imaginable.