Released to the public�in 1985, the Air Jordan I revolutionized the basketball shoe as we know it.� The original colors were red and black and had a winged
basketball logo on the side�above the ankle�as well as a large�Nike swoosh on the side. The original price for the shoe was only $65.� The shoe��also came�with
a set of double�laces to match the two�colors.�Jordan�unveiled them in a game against the Philadelphia 76′ers�on�November 17th, 1984.�Shortly after however,
the NBA banned the sneaker stating that it did not follow the on court dress code.� The NBA fined Jordan $5,000 a game for wearing them, but the ban only
created more buzz for the shoe.
Since the release of the Air Jordan I, there have been 21 other Jordan shoes released.� The shoe line is arguably the most popular shoe in
the world selling out in stores across the country within hours.� Jordans are being sold for up to $1,000 on ebay and�have become collector items,�as the
demand for retro Jordans continues to grow.� Everyone has their personal favorite�Jordan sneaker, but the Nike Air Jordan I is the shoe that started it