Share This Page: Sneaker Spotlight: Air Jordan Retro 3 "Black Cement" Hailed as one of the best version of Air Jordans ever created, the Air Jordan Retro 3 is admired amongst fans with a love and loyalty that is as strong and true as the concrete of Michael Jordan’s self-constructed pedestal. Given the name "Black Cement", These Jordan 3's stay true to the original design, keeping key features from the notable ’88 silhouette while now donning a classically neutral colorway. Doubled down full-grain leather layers the shoe in a timeless Black and Cement Grey that is only outdone by elephant print mudguards and Fire Red detailing to give an overall sense of stable practically combined with the fierce passion that is needed to execute every dribble, pass, and shot in the most complex of basketball plays. These AJ fan favorites were the first creation of legendary Air Jordan designer Tinker Hatfield and are regarded as a genuine game-changers after being revealed that the shoes themselves made MJ rethink his decision to leave Nike. Their defining moment came once Michael rocked them on-court during the 1987-88 NBA season, one that lead him to later received his first ever MVP award. And now, three decades later, these kicks are back to celebrate both their own 30th anniversary and Jordan’s 54th birthday by helping transform you on the court and idolizing you in the streets. The Air Jordan Retro 3 "Black Cement" is slated to drop 2/17 in-stores and on the City Gear App and will be $200. For more information on where to get your pair, check out our where 2 cop blog post on our website.