Air Jordan XX9 Release Date Confirmed & Public Trial Experience Begins

Right now, 23isBack brings some news that will surely make all the Jordan heads here jump in joy. It is official, it has been confirmed by Jordan Brand that both colorways of the highly anticipated Air Jordan XX9 will be making their retail debut on September 6. Regardless of the earlier reports that claimed that the XX9 will probably be released on some other date, this particular retail date has been officially announced by Jordan Brand.

 Jordan XX9 2014Since there is still an entire months and a few more days to go, a series of events will be hosted by Jordan Brand across the country in the meantime. This way, NBA players will get the opportunity to wear-test the sneaker. It is currently the peak season of summer basketball, and the release of this next Air Jordan sneaker in line has been postponed to the fall. So, this officially marks the beginning of summer performance basketball for Jordan Brand. Continue reading Air Jordan XX9 Release Date Confirmed & Public Trial Experience Begins

Jordan Future “Metallic Silver” Brings Back The Premium Woven Style

Jordan heads who are regular readers of 23isBack have probably gotten used to the fact that Jordan Future continues to Jordan shine with its premium fashion. The popular silhouette has received yet another contrasting color combination, this time a “Metallic Silver” colorway. Luckily, sneaker enthusiasts who are reading this can focus on upcoming Jordan release dates 2014 and 2015, since this Air Jordan Future pair has already arrived at retailers four days ago, on July 26.

Air-Jordan-Future-METALLIC-SILVEROne thing that sets this freshly minted Air Jordan Future apart from the other Future colorways that have been released in the previous months is the fact that it has brought back the premium style. Quite a few Air Jordan Future releases had hit the shelves in the previous months but instead of a premium woven upper, these pairs came with a mesh upper. However, it seems that Jordan Future is returning back to its roots. Continue reading Jordan Future “Metallic Silver” Brings Back The Premium Woven Style

Upcoming “Slam Dunk” Jordan 6s Are Inspired From Anime: “Slam Dunk”

There are probably at least a few anime lovers and otakus among the 23isBack readers and this particular Jordan Brand-related news is for them. In fact, this news will be equally interesting for the rest of the sneaker community as well. Sneakerheads should be preparing their calendars for another addition to the Jordan release dates 2014 because this Air Jordan 6 Retro “Slam Dunk” is on its way.

air jordan 6 slam dunk For those who have no clue, Slam Dunk is the name of a basketball-themed anime and manga series. There have also been four animated films based on the series. The anime and manga revolve around the basketball team from the fictional Japanese high school, Shōhoku, and Hanamichi Sakuragi, the protagonist of the series. Along with Japan, the anime has been especially popular in Europe and other Asian countries. Even the Japan Basketball Association has commended the series since it popularized basketball in Japan. Continue reading Upcoming “Slam Dunk” Jordan 6s Are Inspired From Anime: “Slam Dunk”

Clint Dempsey Had Been Sporting The Unreleased 3s “Wolf Grey” At ESPY

23isBack readers who had been catching up with this year’s World Cup may have most likely witnessed the incredible run that the United States men’s soccer team had. No wonder that the team was honored at the ESPY on July 18 when they were awarded with the Best Moment award. However, when team stepped up on stage to receive their award, it was Clint Dempsey, the captain of the team, who stood out from the rest of his teammates because of Air Jordan 3 “Wolf Grey” he was sported. If Jordan heads take a look at the Jordan release dates 2014 marked on their calendars, they will realize that this pair had not yet hit the shelves at the time.

clint-dempsey-air-jordan-iii-3-wolf-grey-03 Jordan heads often debate over the subject of whether or not they should purchase Retro Air Jordans in non-O.G. colorways. The fact of the matter is that they should definitely buy them as long as the colorways have been executed properly. The “Wolf Grey” colorway of Air Jordan 3 is one such non-O.G. colorway that has been executed so well that it can actually be regarded as an O.G. Air Jordan 3 Retro colorway. That should be obvious considering that Clint Dempsey deemed the pair worthy enough to be worn to be worn at this year’s ESPY. Although no one knows how he even got his hands on the pair, they have now hit the shelves at Foot Locker. Continue reading Clint Dempsey Had Been Sporting The Unreleased 3s “Wolf Grey” At ESPY

Carmelo & Kiyan Anthony Sport Exclusive Jordans At Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

Many of the 23isBack readers most likely wish they were a part of the extended Jordan Brand family. It definitely has its perks and no one could vouch for this better than the Carmelo Anthony and his family. Jordanheads who have been busy keeping their eyes on the Jordan release dates 2014 on their calendars probably may not have realized that the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2014 recently took place. Not only did Carmelo Anthony and his son, Kiyan make an appearance, both the father and son were sporting some crazy Air Jordans.

Carmelo & Kiyan Anthony Sport Exclusive Jordans Earlier this year, LaLa Anthony, Carmelo’s wife, had posted pictures on Twitter of an exclusive 1 x 1 blue and white Air Jordan 11 pair that she had receive from Jordan Brand as a gift. Obviously, Carmelo Anthony, who is a Jordan Brand athlete, often receives exclusive Air Jordan sneakers. The pair that was seen on his feet at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2014 was the Jordan Melo M10 “Oregon Ducks” PE. Obviously the M10 “Oregon Ducks” is yet another pair that has not yet been released, so sneaker aficionados can forget about lacing up in this pair for now. Continue reading Carmelo & Kiyan Anthony Sport Exclusive Jordans At Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

Public School Collaborates With Jordan Brand To Release 1s “PSNY”

Readers and visitors of 23 is Back may have most likely noticed that there have not been many collaboration Air Jordans released this year. Fortunately, upcoming Jordan release dates 2014 will also include the date of release of this Public School x Air Jordan 1 “PSNY,” which will heat things up for the summer.

Public School x Jordan Brand 1s “PSNY”Just last month in June, Public School, the New York-based cutting edge fashion brand, was awarded with the “CFDA Menswear Designer of the Year” award, and it seems like the brand is not stopping there. Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne, the men behind the label, have officially teamed up with Jordan Brand for the release of these collaboration Air Jordan 1 kicks. Continue reading Public School Collaborates With Jordan Brand To Release 1s “PSNY”