Burn rubber like MJ himself in the Air Jordan 14 Retro ‘Hyper Royal’

“Shoe as car, or car as shoe,” mused Nike designer Tinker Hatfield in one of the original sketches that inspired the Air Jordan 14 back in the late 1990s.

Inspiration came directly from MJ’s Ferrari 550 Maranello, because he “wanted to feel like a race car, close to the ground,” he wrote in his 2005 autobiography Driven From Within.

And like the fine Italian sports cars that Michael Jordan favored, the AJ14 came out sleek, speedy and aesthetically pleasing.

While Jordan wore the 14 in his last game as a Chicago Bull in the 1998 NBA Finals, it was relatively underappreciated and received little spotlight.

But Jumpman is giving plenty of attention to the silhouette this fall with the release of the Air Jordan 14 Retro ‘Hyper Royal,’ a brand-new colorway on the 1990s model.

Titular royal-blue hits on the midsole, tongue and heel tab leap off of the all-white leather upper which boasts perforated side panels for maximum breathability.

You can kick your rotation into high gear when the Air Jordan 14 Retro ‘Hyper Royal’ pulls up in Men’s and Kids’ sizing on 9/19 at jdsports.com.

In-store AJ14 New Release Drawing Procedure – stores listed below:

  • New Release Drawing tickets will be given out Monday 9/14 starting at 10am local time.
  • Winners will receive a phone call on Tuesday 9/15. Calls will be made by 5pm local time.
  • Winners will be able to pick up their purchase on Saturday 9/19 from 10am to 7pm local time.

To adhere to local social distancing guidelines, we suggest picking up your shoes during designated windows of time:

11am – 1pm (last names beginning with A – G)
1pm – 3pm (last names beginning with H – M)
3pm – 5pm (last names beginning with N – T)
5pm – 7pm (last names beginning with U – Z)

Grab the Air Jordan 14 Retro ‘Hyper Royal’ on 9/19 at 10am ET on jdsports.comand at our following JD US locations:

Greenwood Park Mall 
1251 US-31 N
Greenwood, IN 46142

Southpark Park Mall 
410 Southpark Cir,
Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Tippecanoe Mall
2415 Sagamore Pkwy S C13
Lafayette, IN 47905

Cumberland Mall
1313 Cumberland Mall, 225
Atlanta, GA 30339

Mall of Georgia
3333 Buford Drive
Buford, GA 30519

Deerbrook Mall
20131 Highway 59 North
Humble, TX 77338

Houston Galleria
5085 W Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77056

First Colony Mall
16535 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX 77479

Memorial City Mall
217 Memorial City Mall
Houston, TX 77024

Polaris Fashion Place 
1500 Polaris Pkwy
Columbus, OH 43240

Dayton Mall
2700 Miamisburg Centerville Rd 2
Dayton, OH 45459

Woodfield Shopping Center
5 Woodfield Mall E120
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Lincolnwood Town Center
3333 W Touhy Ave, Room C7
Lincolnwood, IL 60712

Mall of America
245 East Broadway
E 241
Bloomington, MN 55425

Fashion Centre At Pentagon City 
1100 S Hayes St. 
Arlington, VA 22202

Roosevelt Field Mall
630 Old Country Road
Garden City, NY 11530

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