THE JORDAN STORY
In 1984, Nike signed a young Michael Jordan to a lucrative contract over five years. This was considered to be a huge risk at the time. Jordan was an unproven rookie but, Nike was confident in Jordan's abilities, appeal and potential so the deal was made.
In April of 1985, the first Jordan commercial was aired, "Jordan Flight". By the time Air Jordans hit the shelves in April of 1985, supply could not meet the demand. Jordan commented on the success by saying, "What Phil & Nike have done is turn me into a dream." This was just the beginning...
Led the Chicago Bulls to six NBA championships (1991, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 1998)
Five-time NBA Most Valuable Player and six-time NBA Finals MVP
Played in 1,072 NBA games, scored 32,292 points, and had 5,633 assists and 6,672 rebounds