August 16th, 2011 by John Kim
Jordan Brand athletes Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Paul recently returned home to the U.S. after a memorable four-city tour of China called the Jordan Brand Flight Tour of China. The three NBA superstars were idolized from the moment they landed in China, but it reality, they were all humbled by the magnanimous praise of the people and country’s rich history. Melo, Wade, and CP3 represented Jordan Brand and the NBA in proper manner, spreading their athletic talents by offering tutelage in the form of basketball clinics and workouts, and also joined in on some laid-back fun as they participated in a 3-on-3 game against three lucky onlookers. Of course, that was just one of the many great highlights of the Jordan Brand Flight Tour of China, so check out the great video recap below to get a dose of China’s love for the game of basketball.
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August 2nd, 2011 by John Kim
The Jordan Brand Flight Tour of China continued to Hangzhou, where Jordan Brand athletes Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, and the newly arrived Dwyane Wade (he missed out on Hong Kong and Chengdu) toured the city and its blazing hot temperature before heading to the sports arena for a rematch between Carmelo and CP3. Melo and CP3 again coached the Chinese National teams, this time the 22-and-under squad, while Dwyane Wade served as the referee as well as the commentator for the game. CP3′s squad pulled out the win in overrtime, but all-in-all the mood was positive as the Jordan Brand athletes closed out the Hangzhou visit of the Jordan Brand Flight Tour. Check out a quick recap of their time in Hangzhou and stick with Sneaker News for more updates as the Jordan Brand Flight Tour heads into the fourth and final city of the tour.
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