21 Apr '12, 4pm
Before the Jordan dynasty, it was all about Magic/Bird
Yesterday, we paid tribute to the day Michael Jordan made everybody in the Boston Garden pay attention during the ’86 playoffs by racking up 63 points, five rebounds, and six assists against the Celtics – in a fresh pair of Jordan Is . Today, Nice Kicks takes a brief look at NBA life before the Jordan dynasty by celebrating the Converse Weapon . Worn by Larry Bird and Magic Johnson in several career-defining games, Converse designed a shoe still worthy of conversation 30 years later; thespians are now re-interpreting those moments on Broadway’s “Magic/Bird” performance. Check out this feature, and tell us your thoughts. Magic Johnson and Larry Bird battling down low in Converse Weapons On April 11, 2012, Broadway presented “Magic/Bird” at New York’s Longacre Theatre, taking audience members back to key moments in history of the Magic Johnson vs. Larry Bird era. The play fe...