Jordan Brand and Converse are linking up together for a monumental cross brand collaboration. Inspired by Michael Jordan’s game winning NCAA championship shot, a shot that he hit while wearing a pair of Converse University of North Carolina Pro Leather PEs, Jordan Brand and Converse are auctioning off 23 packs, the contents of which is unknown, on 4/2. No word on auction pricing, auction location, or much else as of now. All we have to go on at this point is the pics in this post and the official PR that you can check out after the jump.
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Thirty years ago, we got a glimpse of things to come. Wearing Converse kicks, a skinny freshman named Mike Jordan sunk a game-winning jumper in New Orleans to seal a national championship for North Carolina. Moving forward, the number 23 would forever carry high expectations as a symbol of greatness on the court. Jordan Brand is celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Michael Jordan’s historic game winning shot by hosting a special online auction with product inspired by that magical night.
Stay tuned to find out how you can bid on this one-of-a-kind package. The 23 packs will only be available via auction and all proceeds will be donated to charity.