Thirty years ago, Michael Jordan signed a $500,000 sneaker deal with Nike. From that moment on, things changed for the brand and in New York City sneaker culture. In a special Complex TV feature, Quickstrike's DJ Clark Kent and Russ Bengtson discuss how the Air Jordan impacted the sneaker game in NYC. From MJ's big-time performances at Madison Square Garden, to the opening of Flight 23, the two native New Yorkers talk about the brand's evolved since 1985. For more, head over to Complex TV.
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