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Michael Jordan’s ‘Yellow Cat Eyes’ Inspired $141 Billion Nike Product, Claims Dwyane Wade

Every aspect of Michael Jordan has been an inspiration, and the origin story of the Black Cat sneakers is testament to that. Notably, almost every Air Jordan sneaker has some sort of story behind it. Appearing in an episode of ‘Wine with Dwyane Wade“, Dwyane Wade himself explained how Michale Jordan inspired the $141 billion brand’s Black Cat sneakers.

“It’s a long story of Michael Jordan, but, yeah, I mean, it’s a nickname that he had, right, that was given to him, you know, throughout the “He’s a black guy, he had yellow cat eyes… but he was… a stealthy boy… he was fast… he was explosive… he was everything a black cat is,” Wade said on the podcast.

It is worth mentioning that Michael Jordan’s yellow eyes have been the focus and attracted a lot of attention since the release of “The Last Dance”. Notably, people could observe Jordan’s eyes up close in the documentary series. And there has been much speculation as to why his eyes are yellow.