The Air Jordan 5 “Orange Blaze” aka “Shattered Backboard” is a new non-original colorway of Michael Jordan’s iconic fifth signature shoe that will be releasing during the Fall 2021 season.
Dressed in a Sail, Orange Blaze, Metallic Silver, and Black color scheme resembling the popular “Shattered Backboard” releases. This Air Jordan 5 features a Sail leather upper while the shoe’s collar, quarter panel and tongue bottom are layered with textile mesh. Other details includes Silver reflective tongues and shark-teeth along the midsole, Black detailing throughout, with an Orange Jumpman tongue logo and matching midsole atop a translucent outsole completes the design.
Air Jordan 5 Shattered Backboard Release Date
Look for the Air Jordan 5 “Shattered Backboard” to release on October 2nd at select retailers and StockX. The retail price tag is set at $190 USD.
Color: Sail/Orange Blaze-Metallic Silver-Black
Style Code: DC1060-100
Release Date: October 2, 2021
UPDATE 9/22: On-feet photos of the Air Jordan 5 “Shattered Backboard” releasing October 2nd. Check out the shots below via yankeekicks.
UPDATE 9/10: Nike reveals official photos of the Air Jordan 5 “Shattered Backboard” that’s set to release on October 2nd.
UPDATE 9/7: Originally reported to launch September 25th, the “Shattered Backboard” Air Jordan 5 will now release on October 2nd. Check out the latest photos revealing its 3M reflective tongues.
UPDATE 8/30: A closer look at the “Shattered Backboard” Air Jordan 5.
UPDATE 8/27: Detailed photos of the Air Jordan 5 “Shattered Backboard” releasing September 25th. Check out the looks below via Chris Colgan.
UPDATE 6/17: Jordan Brand has officially unveiled the “Shattered Backboard” Air Jordan 5 as part of their Summer/Fall 2021 lineup. Check out the photos below.
UPDATE 6/16: Here are a few preview shots of the “Shattered Backboard” Air Jordan 5 that releases September 25th.
UPDATE 5/25: According to zsneakerheadz, this is what to expect from the Air Jordan 5 “Orange Blaze” that will be releasing on September 25th. The shoe arrives in the popular “Shattered Backboard”-like color blocking detailed with extended netting on the ankle collar.
UPDATE 12/20: New information for the Air Jordan 5 “Orange Blaze” has been revealed by zsneakerheadz providing us with the correct “Sail/Orange Blaze-Metallic Silver-Black” color blocking. The netting features remain the same, while the shoe will come with a Sail upper and Metallic Silver speckled shark teeth along the midsole and tongues. While it has yet to be confirmed, the shoe could possibly include “Nike Air” branded heels, which would increase the price tag.
(Mock-up by zsneakerheadz)