Jordan brand came back with another humorous throwback to one of Michael’s alter egos during his first retirement in late 1993.
The ‘Crawfish’ embroidered on the inner face of the tongue refers to one of the semi-professional teams that ‘Michael’ played for, but here we have yet another enticing detail on the tongue label, which reads another name along the lines of ‘Bentley Ellis’, perhaps one of the many pseudonyms Michael employed during this under-the-radar basketball comeback. The ‘Crawfish’ also has the number ’23’ stitched on the heel, which was, in fact, the jersey number used by ‘Ellis’ on the Crawfish team.
The colorway features a white and deep red upper with a Maize interior lining which quite honestly, plays second fiddle to the quizzical ‘Crawfish’ embroidery on the inner face of the tongue
the term Crawfish alludes to the fictional team that Jordan/Kilroy played for. Jordan's first retirement didn't last long and neither will these Air Jordan 9 Retro "Crawfish". Come and get yours now at Nojo Kicks Detroit or online at www.nojokicks.com
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