One of the most awaited colorway for the iconic Air Jordan 12 Retro silhouette of every sneakerhead around the world. The OG colorway initially released and seen way back from 1996 in the season of MJ’s fifth championship (’96-’97). The pair was also seen dropped in the Countdown Collection Pack in 2008. Every Black and white sneaker, as always, is the easiest combination to any street wear get up to come up with a minimalist look, The remastered pair will be seen in it’s OG color combinations including the “23” on the heel strip. Materials on the upper will be tumbled-leather white and black textured overlays. Dubbed as “Taxi” by sneakerheads and sneaker fans, this pair has to live with that tag name by the varsity red and yellow gold on the carbon fiber outsole and lace stays. These color combo actually represents the iconic NYC yellow taxi cabs. The Air Jordan 12 “Taxi” is scheduled to release in March 18.
The Air Jordan XII arrived in the middle of MJ’s second career three-peat. Equipped with Zoom Air cushioning, the icon took flight on the hardwood with a luxurious construction set in iconic Chicago tones. Nearly two decades later, the Air Jordan XII returns in a modern iteration featuring the tones that made it legendary in 1997.
Since his game-winning shot that brought championship glory to North Carolina, Michael Jordan has been at the forefront of basketball consciousness. He took the court in 1985 wearing the original Air Jordan I, simultaneously breaking league rules and his opponents’ will while capturing the imagination of fans worldwide.
The Air Jordan 12 Retro “Wolf Grey” silhouette donned in Wolf Grey colorway drops Saturday, June 25, 2016. It’s been nearly two decades since the Air Jordan XII was first introduced. Recognized as the first Air Jordan with Zoom Air cushioning, the icon was quickly heralded for its innovation and the luxury it brought to the hardwood. Sporting a new colorway celebrating Michael Jordan’s school days, the elevated innovator now returns in true fashion.
Since his game-winning shot that brought championship glory to North Carolina, Michael Jordan has been at the forefront of basketball consciousness. He took the court in 1985 wearing the original Air Jordan I, simultaneously breaking league rules and his opponents’ will while capturing the imagination of fans worldwide. Rocked by His Airness during that 1996 NBA season, MJ had the 12s on while leading the Chicago Bulls to their fifth championship.
Cop this Air Jordan 12 pair from the following stores online on June 25, 2016 at 10AM EST:
This colorway and silhouette boasts a Michael Jordan debate in the history of the GOAT and the for sneaker culture as well. Whether the GOAT was really down with the flu or just a hangover (or just a tactic), during the Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals vs the Utah Jazz in June of that year, I guess we will never know for sure. All we know is that he made 38 points, turned the series around and led the Bulls to championship.
Cop from these online stores that will carry the pair on release day (will update more links):