How Michael Jordan and Nike went from $3 million in 4 years during 1984 to $3 million in sales every 5 hours!

The Jordan brand is perhaps the sneaker market’s most valuable name. It’s sales numbers these last few years are simply extraordinary.  For Michael Jordan, his name is synonymous with the game of basketball. His namesake brand has been an iconic…

7’0, 300lb Shaquille O’Neal used hot water on Michael Jordan’s shoes to fit his size 23 feet

Shaquille O’Neal is considered one of the most humble superstars in the NBA world. The 7-footer was one of the best players of his generation and was a dominant force in the league. Shaq was renowned for his size and…

Billionaire Michael Jordan’s 6 most important ‘GOAT’ souvenirs will be on display to the public for the 1st time ever

Michael Jordan is an icon in the NBA. He won six NBA championships and each of his title-winning sneakers will be on display very soon! The world was introduced to one of the greatest athletes in sports history back in…

“Nike’s Jordan 1’s are ugly!”: 6’6″ Michael Jordan once hilariously admitted he wouldn’t buy his own iconic sneakers when they were released

The Air Jordan Bred 1s were banned because of their color combination. However, Michael Jordan himself thought they were ugly! In 1984, the NBA was introduced to two history-defining basketball icons. The legendary Michael Jordan and his iconic Air Jordan…

“One mistake from the factory made a $160 shoe into $143,000 Air Jordans!”: Not all flaws are bad, because this Shattered Backboard 2.0 is now a museum piece

Air Jordans sell everywhere in the world – one particular pair that turned up in Italy had a flaw that exists in no other pair. In the autumn of 2016, the Jordan brand dropped its second iteration of the Shattered…

“Owning a pair of Michael Jordan shoes is like having a lightsaber”: When rapper Nas explained the status symbol you gained as a kid by owning a pair of Jordans

Michael Jordan has one of the greatest lines of basketball shoes ever. In fact, Nas claims that owning a pair is like owning a lightsaber! In 1984, Michael Jordan made history when he signed the greatest shoe deal in the…

“Michael Jordan flew in a $61 million Air Jordan 3 themed jet for a Fishing tournament!?”: When ‘His Airness’ arrived in style with his Rolls Royce-powered private plane

Michael Jordan is a royalty on and off the court, his lavish lifestyle is just a reward for what he did for Basketball and the world of sports. It’s been 38 years since Michael Jordan made a deal with Nike,…

“Kobe Bryant fears huge piles of dog s**t”: When The Black Mamba developed a fear of dog feces after he stepped in it with a new pair of Jordans

Everyone has something they are afraid of, even NBA superstars. For Kobe Bryant, his biggest fear was a big old pile of dog s**t! Kobe Bryant was feared and renowned for his mental strength and toughness. His dedication to the…

“Michael Jordan had to fulfill only ONE of Nike’s conditions, he fulfilled them ALL”: When a rookie MJ exceeded all expectations to get the biggest shoe deal in sports history

Nike once gave Michael Jordan a set of conditions for his rookie season, he had to fulfill just one, but he chose to destroy all of them. While Michael Jordan’s achievement in his rookie season might not be even in…

“23 was close to the half of 45”: Michael Jordan and how the iconic no.23 came to be

Michael Jordan’s brand has taken the globe by storm, and his jersey number has become an indelible part of it. The rise of Jordan and the Chicago Bulls in the 90s featured multiple championships and accolades culminated with a ‘last…