An Air Jordan 7 “Bucks” paying tribute to Ray Allen’s early career was among some of last month’s final Air Jordan releases 2019. Nike’s “Art Of A Champion” collection from last year included an Air Jordan 28 colorway that was dubbed “Locked and Loaded.” This particular colorway drew inspiration from and was a nod to the historic three-point field goal that Ray Allen scored during the 2013 NBA Finals, which tied the game and enabled the Miami Heat to eventually win. Following his NBA draft, Ray Allen had been traded to the Milwaukee Bucks and the Air Jordan 7 featured here is inspired by that period of his career.
The Carolina Blue, Pantone or University Blue has been frequently used by Jordan Brand due to it being one of the official colors of the University of North Carolina, Michael Jordan’s alma mater. The Chicago Bulls roster, including Jimmy Butler, were at the White House back in January 2015 and received a tour of the President’s residence. Even the Jordan Super.Fly 3 was Jimmy’s latest signature model at that time, he was laced up in the Air Jordan 14 “Pantone” for that particular occasion. It turns out that the Spring/Summer’s Jordan releases 2017 are scheduled to include a “Pantone” colorway of the Air Jordan 7. Continue reading The Air Jordan 7 Is Will Arrive In April In This “Pantone” Colorway
Color has always been quintessential in terms of representing the Carolina Athletics brand. There are plenty of complementary color pairings and well-matched palettes that can be built using the hues that make up the primary identify of the Carolina Athletics brand. Its primary palette consists of Carolina Blue (Pantone 542C) and White, while the while its secondary palette includes Flat Grey, Navy Blue, Pitch Black and Silver. Of course, Michael Jordan used to study at the University of North Carolina, which explains Jordan Brand’s frequent use of the Pantone (Carolina Blue) hue, such as over the brand new Air Jordan 7 colorway featured here. Continue reading This Air Jordan 7 “Pantone” Is Paying Homage To Michael Jordan’s Alma Mater
The Nike Doernbecher Freestyle Collection is somewhat comparable to Christmas since it is annual tradition that takes place around this time of the year. Like ever year, Nike continued this tradition once again in 2016 and this year, a highly coveted and iconic Air Jordan silhouette was included in the Doerbecher Freestyle Collection. This ended up being the Air Jordan 7 “Doernbecher,” which was designed by Damien Philips who was formerly a patient at Oregon’s Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. When designing the sneaker, Damien was inspired by hobby of guitar playing, the fact that he is currently suffering from hemophilia, and his love for the Chicago Bulls and Michael Jordan. Continue reading The Air Jordan 7 “Doernbecher” Designed By Damien Philips Has Hit The Shelves
Back in 1992, the U.S. men’s national basketball team was progressing through quite a perfect Olympic campaign. Finally in Barcelona, Spain, the Dream Team won the gold medal, defeating Croatia with a score of 117-85. While that final game was undoubtedly historic, the Dream Team itself was equally memorable. After all, all of the 11 NBA athletes who had been a part of the Dream Team are Hall of Fame players and Michael Jordan had been one of them. Throughout the 1992 Olympics, Michael Jordan had rocked the Air Jordan 7 “Olympic” and recently Jordan Brand dropped the Air Jordan 7 “Olympic Alternate.” Continue reading Celebrate Team USA’s Progress In Rio With The Air Jordan 7 “Olympic/Tinker Alternate”
Dino Hatfield, who has close ties with Jordan Brand, had posted the following tweet on his Twitter profile (@baltsneakershow), “Olympic Jordan 7. Fall.” Considering that Dino is known for leaking information that may take the sneaker community by storm, Jordanheads assumed that the Air Jordan 7 OG “Olympic” would be making its highly anticipated yet unexpected comeback in 2016. No doubt, this Air Jordan 7 iteration does sport the classic deep royal blue, fire red, lite iron ore, metallic gold coin and white color combination. However, news had recently surfaced that it is actually any entire different version being referred to as the “Tinker Alternative.” Continue reading Tinker Hatfield Designed This Jordan 7 As An Alternative To The OG “Olympic”