The Air Jordan 9 Melo (MOP) is a new iteration of the silhouette that basically honors Jordan Brand athlete Carmelo Anthony and his National Championship in 2003 with Syracuse University. During that victory his efforts earned him the tournament’s Most Outstanding Player trophy and his alma mater their first and only title. The sports a trophy-inspired theme with gold and brown accents contrasted by a white leather base, Melo’s number, 15, on the heel, his logo on the insole in script, and embossed leather resembling wood grain surrounding the sneaker.
Retailing for $190, look for this Air Jordan 9 at select Jordan Brand stores and online on April 27th. Click and bookmark our official Air Jordan 9 Melo (MOP) hub page now for all images, full release details and how to buy online. Always keep it locked to KicksOnFire for the latest in sneaker news, release dates and where to purchase your favorite kicks.
Images: Carmelo Anthony