Friday September 5th, 2014

The autographed sneakers worn by Michael Jordan in the gold medal game of the 1984 Olympics are going up for auction next month.

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Jordan signed the shoes and handed them off to the ball boy after the game and he has now decided to part with the Converse One-Stars through Gray Flannel Auctions.

Jordan signed his now legendary deal with Nike shortly after those Olympics, before he began playing in the NBA, so he and the rest of the team wore Converse as the U.S. defeated the Spanish team to take home the gold medal.

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Last year, the sneakers Jordan wore during the famous "flu game" also hit the auction block and ended up fetching $104,765.

[ProBasketballTalk]

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