Nike has announced some amazing sneaker news that the Air Jordan 2 “Melo” will be making a comeback. The sneaker first debut was back in 2014 and was one of the most celebrated sneakers in the world. It happened to be a celebration of Carmelo Anthony’s 15th season in the in the NBA. For this, the sneaker shared the same colorway as the uniform that Carmelo wore proudly for the season; the Denver Nuggets uniform. Sneakers news of its return have hit the airwaves and every sneakerhead is eager to know how it will look and feel like but it is every fan’s hope that it has all the original traits of the original release.
Air Jordan 2 Melo
Color: White/Varsity Maize-University Blue
Style Code: 385475-122
Release Date: June 9, 2018
The new Air Jordan 2 “Melo” will be dressed in a White, University blue, Varsity maize color theme which will like the original will borrow from the uniform Carmelo Anthony wore in his rookie season with the Dever Nuggets. The base of the sneaker will be White and leather constructed with reptile texture accents. Branding will be done in the University Blue color which appears on the tongue and Wings, it will also cover the laces and pipping. Nike block lettering on the heel will have a contrasting yellow color and will complete the look of the new Air Jordan 2 “Melo”.
One distinctive difference between the new release from the original is the Melo’s script logo which has been placed on the insole of the sneaker. This logo is Carmelo’s signature and is in every bit important on the sneaker as the Nike logo.
To every fans relief, the new release is every bit much like the original release of 2004, for this, it will probably feel the same. Have the same agility and comfort the original sneaker came with.
The original Air Jordan 2 “Melo” was released over 14 years ago but continues to be one of the best sneakers up to now which goes to say how important and well built the sneaker was and is. Now that enthusiasm the original release showed is about to be rejuvenated, with the release of the new Air Jordan 2 “Melo”, the sneaker is going to be greater than ever and will definitely be one to talk about even after the next 15 years. The release of this sneaker marks one of the most important Jordan releases 2018.
The “Melo” signature line has proven to be one of Jordan Brands greatest signature line and one that offers an endless possibility. It is a line that will continue to astound fans every year with great releases year in and year out.
The success of this sneaker dates back to the release of the original which happened after Carmelo Anthony has pulled out a remarkable performance in his 15th NBA season. Although he was a rookie in the Denver Nuggets uniform, this did not stop him from pulling off one of the greatest performances in the NBA. This set him up for greatness in the NBA and for this Jordan Brand celebrated his unstoppable force with one of the most unstoppable sneakers in its line.