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The Jordan 8 Championship Pack Arrives To Commemorate The 1992-93 Bulls Championship Victory

23 years have passed since Michael Jordan led the Chicago Bulls to another third consecutive championship victory in the 1993 NBA Finals by scoring a final three-pointer for the win. During Game 6 of the 1993 NBA Finals, just 14.4 seconds were left in regulation of the game when the G.O.A.T. got ready to inbound the ball. No doubt, John Paxson was the one who made that final, winning shot, but MJ not pushed ball halfway across the court, perhaps none of that would have been possible. In celebration of the Bulls’ first three-peat and third championship victory, Jordan Brand is dropping the Air Jordan 8 Championship Pack this week. Continue reading The Jordan 8 Championship Pack Arrives To Commemorate The 1992-93 Bulls Championship Victory

The Jordan 8 “Championship” Pack Is A Nod To The 1993 NBA Finals

Over these past couple of weeks, Jordanheads have been getting better and more detailed looks at the two Air Jordan 8 colorways from this year’s “Championship” Pack. Since the previous “Championship” Air Jordan releases have all been Champagne- and Cigar-themed, it was assumed that the 2016 iterations of the Air Jordan 8 from the pack would be drawing from the same source of inspiration. As it turned out, the nicknames of these two Air Jordan 8 renditions are actually “Championship Trophy” and “Confetti.” So, while they may not be inspired by Michael Jordan’s favorite post-championship victory treats, they still reflect the whole Championship-theme of the pack. Continue reading The Jordan 8 “Championship” Pack Is A Nod To The 1993 NBA Finals

The 2016 Air Jordan 8 Championship Pack Celebrates Michael Jordan’s 1993 Championship Three-Peat

Over the past two years, Jordan Brand have consecutively commemorated 1st and 2nd NBA Championship victories that Michael Jordan is credited for securing. Starting with the Air Jordan 6 back in 2014 when it was the 23rd anniversary of the model, the Jumpman introduced the Championship Pack consisting of “Champagne” and “Cigar” colorways. The very next year, Jordan Brand followed up with another Championship Pack with similarly nicknamed colorways of the Air Jordan 7. Considering that 2016 marks the 23 anniversary of the Air Jordan 8, Jordan Brand are apparently preparing “Champagne” and “Cigar” iterations for this year’s Championship Pack. Continue reading The 2016 Air Jordan 8 Championship Pack Celebrates Michael Jordan’s 1993 Championship Three-Peat