March 25, 2013 BY John Kim
Every team in the 90’s wanted to get at the neck of the Chicago Bulls, but for most of the decade (or whenever Jordan was actually in uniform), the Bulls were untouchable. The 80’s were a different story, because the Bulls – although perennial Playoff contenders – could never get through the Pistons in the East, and their twice-a-year showdowns against the Lakers definitely made for good television. It all worked out in 1991 when the Bulls beat the Pistons and the Lakers en route to Chicago’s first-ever NBA title in rather convincing fashion, and this upcoming set of Air Jordan 1 Mids sorta ties in to those two rivalries (thus the Air Jordan 1 Mid “Rivalry Pack” designation). These are hitting domestic retailers and international ones like Nike Harajuku so check out the images below and let us know if you can recall any memories from the Bulls/Pistons or Bulls/Lakers rivalries.