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Issue 17: Air Jordan XX2

Inside Issue 17 - the Air Jordan XX2 Issue:

Jordan Brand Designer Roundtable

Meet some of the newest faces from Jordan Brand as you get to hear five of them at once discuss the roads that led them to Nikeland and some of the accomplishments they have made in their young and promising careers.

Sneakerphile: Air Jordan XX2

It's all about stealth. Retrokid delivers a piece about the always-anticipated new Air Jordan game shoe. D'Wayne Edwards shares some fascinating conversation about 'The Man' himself and what inspired the XX2.

Bird of Prey

Designed for stealth and engineered for total court superiority, the Air Jordan XX2 is the most performance-focused J in years - but is it worth the coin? Professor K takes an extended tour of duty with the shoe and delivers his verdict in The Review.

Reaching Above and Beyond: Gentry Humphrey

Meet the man that is everything Jordan. From footwear to fashion to working with the big names in the athletic world, Gentry Humphrey makes it happen and tells us what's in store for the future of Jordan Brand.

Growing Up Jordan

Meet the men behind the ideas that keep Jordan moving forward and staying fresh. Steve Mullholand has a sit down with Josiah Lake, Gentry Humphrey and newcomer, Jamaal Lucas.

City Shots: NYC - LA - Philly

Always in search of the most interesting cats and the wildest kicks, SC hits 3 more cities to see who could really bring the heat!


NBA Street Homecourt

It doesn't get any more genuine than this. NBA Street Homecourt is the new game from EA Sports that is going to drop jaws around the world. Play on courts featuring perfect authenticity, with players rocking the exact kicks you see them wear on ESPN. And don't worry, Iverson's already on the Nuggets.


Jordan Team Athletes

Meet the top names in the top sports, and find out why they have what it takes to be a part of the Jordan Brand.


Michael Jordan Motorsports Team

Pete Mauhar and Mark Smith discuss privateers, NASCAR and what really is the best colorway in this season 4 preview of the Michael Jordan Motorsports Team.


Snapshots in Time: Jordan XI to XX2

Gentry Humphrey takes us on an amazing journey of the evolution of XI to XX2. Hear stories that you won't find anywhere else, and get the inside scoop on what influences the making of an iconic shoe.


Bringing Back Childhood Dreams: Eric Hsieh

Yo Dad, hook me up! Unique collectors are always worthy of a special spot in SC. Learn about one of them from a far-away land and how his passion began.



JB starts off 2007 with a bang with these new and upcoming releases!


Jordan PE (part II)

It's still about the shoes, but now it's about more than basketball. In the second part of our interview with Josiah Lake, we get to discover some of the other faces of Jordan Brand outside of the basketball world, and how this will change the brand in the future.

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