Having worn countless PE’s of Li-Ning’s various basketball models, CJ returned from injury against the Pelican on March 21st rocking the CJ1 which see its release today in celebration of his birthday.
Fresh off wining the 2016 Most Improved Player award, CJ McCollum joined NBA athletes; Dwayne Wade, Evan Tuner, Jimmy Butler & D’Angelo Russel signing a 5 year endorsement deal with Chinese brand Li-Ning. Today on his birthday Li-Ning officially unveiled his signature sneaker the CJ1 in an array of colourways including a Joker, PDX Carpet and Rose City themed designs. The mid top sneaker features a mixed material upper with CJ’s name and logo appearing frequently throughout. In addition, the brand also launch a ‘Rose City’ line of apparel and hoop gear to accompany the signature sneakers.
Take a closer look below at the Li-Ning CJ1 along with the clothing collection, stay tuned to our socials for more updates on wider global release.