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This Air Jordan 10 Celebrates Russell Westbrook’s 2006 “Graduation” From Leuzinger High School

As you may already know by now, Jordan Brand’s Fall lineup of upcoming Air Jordan releases is going to include colorways from their “Back To School” or “Graduation” Pack. In addition to the Air Jordan 12 and Air Jordan 13 that celebrate the graduation Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony, respectively, it seems that the pack also includes the Air Jordan 10 featured here for Russell Westbrook. He graduated from the Leuzinger High School back in 2006 and led his high school’s varsity basketball team to 25-4 record during his senior year. In addition to the Air Jordan 10 “Graduation,” a brand new Why Not Zer0.1 Low is arriving too. Continue reading This Air Jordan 10 Celebrates Russell Westbrook’s 2006 “Graduation” From Leuzinger High School

Jordan Brand’s “Graduation” Pack Celebrates Carmelo Anthony & Chris Paul’s High School Graduation

Back in January, John Calipari made a claim that suggested that college basketball graduation rates are at their peak this year. This is mostly false because student athletes have actually been graduating at relatively lower rates since 2011. Of course, the graduation rates of athletes are not a mark of academic achievement that should be overemphasized. Moreover, that does not mean that there are no NBA players who have graduated from college. For instance, players like Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul both happen to be college graduates. Apparently, even Jordan Brand is making this point more obvious because it seems that they are currently working on a “Graduation” Pack. Continue reading Jordan Brand’s “Graduation” Pack Celebrates Carmelo Anthony & Chris Paul’s High School Graduation