December 11th, 2013 by Brendan Dunne
The Nike Air Ship is a model that most might not know by name-but you’ve probably seen them on feet before. On the feet of Michael Jordan more specifically. The sneaker was one that MJ wore in the NBA before he began wearing the Air Jordan 1, and in fact many a myth places these as the actual “Banned” shoe (You’ll have a hard time actually tracking down photos of His Airness in the black/red colorway in an NBA game). The shoe is a rarity that only pops up once a year or so, and rarely in this condition. Continue reading to see more on the sneakers and then check out your chance to own this piece of Nike history from aardvarkantique on eBay.
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December 7th, 2012 by Brendan Dunne
Trivia time: what was the first shoe that Michael Jordan wore as a Chicago Bull? If you answered “Air Jordan 1” then you’re mistaken-it was actually the Nike Air Ship. Now that you’ve got that bit of sneaker trivia tucked away in your mind take a look at a vintage pair of that shoe with us. Pictured here is an OG Nike Air Ship from 1984, the pair preserved pretty well in its nearly thirty year journey. Better yet it’s a red and white colorway that MJ did indeed rock back in the day. Hit the jump to get a look and then check out the price on this 1984 Nike Air Ship OG from assman_2008 on eBay.
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