With the release of the “Flu Game” 12s today, we took time to look back at the Black and Red color-ups of Michael’s signature shoes. With so many moments being made in his illustrious career in his equally illustrious shoes, there are thousands of reasons to play favorites. The Nice Kicks team has ranked all of the Bred Jordans, saving our favorites for last. Will it be the OG “Flu Games”? The “Last Shot” XIVs? Click here to check out our list, and head to the comments section to give us your list of favorites.
The XV wasn’t received nearly as well as some of Tinker Hatfield’s earlier work, but still it was an inspired effort, as it received design cues from early fighter jet prototypes. The Bred version seen above was released as a part of a recent CDP pack, and featured an all black upper with a woven midfoot, and a red underfoot accent around the sole.