It seems that Jordan Brand has another treat for Kawhi Leonard, who was the MVP in the NBA Finals of the 2013–14 season. 23 is Back readers who follow the sport of basketball probably remember that the San Antonio Spurs had lost to the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals of the 2012–13 season. However, Kawhi managed to avenge his team and certainly deserves to receive this Air Jordan 6 “The Claw” PE, which will probably not have any upcoming Jordan release dates attached to it.
Ever since the 2012–13 season, Kawhi has definitely improved his game, and along with being named Finals MVP, he was also awarded a coveted championship ring. Considering that the NBA season just made its debut, so it was only a matter of time before Jordan Brand designed some special championship Player Exclusive sneaker to appreciate his dedication and hard work. This probably would have left 23isBack readers guessing which Air Jordan sneaker it would be.
It is quite meaningful that Jordan Brand chose iconic Air Jordan 6 to serve as the base for Kawhi’s new PE colorway, considering that it is the same new jordans that was worn by Michael Jordan during his first championship win. However, this special colorway truly is special and unique since a new design has been incorporated in place of the traditional Jumpman logo to reflect Kawhi’s style on the court.
Kawhi Leonard’s Air Jordan 6 PE colorway has been given the nickname of “The Claw,” which alludes to Kawai’s large hands, an abstract impression of which can be seen on the heel of the sneaker. Moreover, Kawhi’s initials can also be seen within the details of this new, unique logo, which is quite a nice touch. Similarly, the gold and white colorway of this sneaker is homage to the Championship win that the San Antonio Spurs scored during the 2013–14 season.
23 is Back readers can take this Air Jordan 6 “The Claw” PE as an example of the kind of Player Exclusive Air Jordan sneakers that Kawhi Leonard can be expected to wear on the court in the coming years. Although photos of this pair continue to be unveiled, considering that it is an exclusive sneaker, so obviously no Jordan release dates will be associated with it for now.