The Air Jordan 12 “Playoffs 2022” is a February 2022 release of an original colorway of the retro basketball shoe that was worn by Michael Jordan during the 1997 NBA Playoffs. An All-Star Weekend 2022 release, the Jordan 12 “Playoffs” celebrates the shoe ‘s 25-year anniversary in spectacular fashion as the modern incarnation of the shoe is a one-to-one remake of the original version from “97. The shoe features a black leather upper with contrasting Metallic Silver eyelets. Textured white leather is found on the toe, mudguard, and midsole. A silver “Jumpman” plate appears on the branding plate on the lateral side of the shoe.
The black leather tongue displays a red embroidered Jumpman and “Two3” branding. Red “23” and “Jordan” branding can be found on the back of the black rubber midsole and heel, respectively. Overall, the February 2022 release of the Air Jordan 12 “Playoffs” is consistent with the original version from 1997. Release date: February 19, 2022