The anniversary of Michael Jordan’s legendary “Flu Game” in the 1997 Finals fell over the weekend. The Air Jordan 12 he wore that night is one of the most storied in the history of Nike — the history of basketball, really — so Jordan Brand remembered it in style.
Enlisting JB Smoove for a series of celebratory spots, Jordan Brand pays tribute to that nearly 30-year-old game by exploring the possibilities of MJ’s illness. Was it the pizza he ate the night before? Was it his ever-wagging tongue? Hell, was it the shoes themselves?
Watch on, get clued in.