In 1984, Michael Jordan was drafted by the Chicago Bulls. He was instantly known for his flamboyant and flashy style of play. As the world took notice, so did a little sneaker company out of Beaverton, Oregon known as Nike. It was this partnership that sparked the urban sneaker culture as it is today.
From this movement, Foot Flashing was born.
Lebron aka King James
Born and raised in Akron, Ohio, Young Lebron was destined for stardom at an early age. James played basketball for St.
Vincent -Mary where he was quickly dubbed the future of the NBA in his sophomore year of high school. Drafted straight out of high school in 2003, Lebron quickly established himself as one of the premiere NBA players. Currently, he is drawing comparisons to Michael Jordan as the greatest of all time.
As the King continues to sit on the throne, his shoes continue to flood the sneaker market.