History of Air Jordans: A Visual Tribute

Regarded as the greatest player to ever play the game of basketball, Michael Jordan is a legend in more ways than one. From his incredible, mind-boggling maneuvers on the hardwood to his ever-popular line of signature kicks, MJ’s presence is still being felt despite his career ending some 12 years ago. Having taken the NBA to higher heights, Jordan did so with style.

From Jordan’s legendary Slam Dunk Contest performances to his unforgettable return to the NBA and the infamous Flu Game, Nice Kicks teamed up with Dan Freebairn of KickPosters to pay tribute to the MJ’s signature line in the form of a visual tribute. Revisiting some of Jordan’s most memorable moments by way of his most iconic sneakers, you can check out the entire feature after the jump. What’s your favorite MJ moment/sneaker? Drop us a line in the comments section below and be sure to keep your browsers locked to Nice Kicks for more.