The Air Jordan 1 ‘Shattered Backboard 3.0’ has got to be one of the most controversial sneakers in quite some time. The third generation of the iconic ‘Shattered Backboard‘ line which debuted back in 1985, sneakerheads everywhere were taken aback by these when they first laid their eyes on them last month. With that said, we’re now taking a detailed on-foot look so you can make a more informed decision on whether these are a cop or a drop!
Images courtesy of sneaker insider @yankeekicks, the ‘Shattered Backboard 3.0’ is crafted from a range of leathers with a variety of different finishes, providing a textural contrast that’s sure to turn heads this season. Painted in a colour blocked orange and black palette, an ultra clean ‘Sail‘ midsole sits down below, infused with Air technology for comfort that’s beyond compare. To finish it all off, Swoosh branding and the embossed winged basketball logo also arrives, completing the retro aesthetic.
Set to release before the end of the year, the Air Jordan 1 ‘Shattered Backboard 3.0’ is a definite must cop for any sneaker collection! Let us know what you’re thinking, and while you’re here, be sure to take a look at the full Nike sneaker range!
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