Yesterday, SLAM sat down with Air Jordan 2011 designer Tom Luedecke to discuss this year’s Air Jordan game shoe. And today, we tested the sneaker at Madison Square Garden — much more on its way from that experience soon as well. For now, though, watch as Luedecke and Tinker Hatfield go even more into the shoe’s inspiration.

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