This Week's Exclusive Heat Check Featuring Air Jordan and AdidasBy Zaire Turner
Mar. 24 2021, Published 6:04 p.m. ET
This weeks exclusive Heat Check features sneakers from both the Air Jordan brand and Adidas. Adidas will be dropping the all-new Pharrell x Adidas NMD HU Pink. Air Jordan is dropping the newly revamped Air Jordan Stealth 2.0 Hyper Royal and the Air Jordan 9 WMNS ‘Change the World.’ A great selection of drops as the month of March continues.
Air Jordan 5 Stealth 2.0 (Hyper Royal)
The official colorway for this Air Jordan 5 is white, stealth, black, and hyper royal. This sneaker originally released in 2006 and is now revamped in a familiar colorway while utilizing better material. The upper of this sneaker is composed of white tumbled leather with the original silver reflective tongue. We see the hyper royal on features like the inner liner, the jump man logo on the tongues, and the lace lock. Rounding this sneaker up are a few more features like the black “shark teeth,” silver midsoles and icy blue transparent sole. This sneaker is going to release on March 27 for a retail price of $190. You can purchase this sneaker on release day from your local Footlocker or Champs retailers, and on sights like StockX with prices adjusted for each size.
Air Jordan 9 WMNS ‘Change The World’
The official colorway for this Air Jordan 9 is white, desert berry, healing orange and cactus flower. This shoe is part of the Air Jordan spring 2021 lineup. Originally released during Michael Jordan’s first retirement from basketball, this sneaker is meant to tell an international story using the sneakers outsoles as a canvas, illustrating MJ’s impact around the world. This sneaker is featured in a white upper with the desert berry, healing orange and cactus flower colors wrapped around the lower half of each individual sneaker. This design also features the phrase “Change the World” on the heel loop. This shoe is going to release on March 31 for a retail price of $190. These sneakers can be purchased on sites like GOAT and StockX for variated prices, and can also be purchased from your local Footlocker retailer store.
Pharrell x Adidas NMD HU Pink
The official colorway for this Pharrell x Adidas NMD HU is just straight pink. The Primeknit upper for this sneaker is completely covered in a pure, monochromatic pink hue. Some additional features on this sneaker are the black inner lining. The rest of the shoe like the sole, heel tab, laces, Boost midsole and rubber outsole are all in the pink hue. This sneaker is going to release on March 27 for a retail price of $220.