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Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Daily FactsBleacher ReportSeptember 3, 2013

Fact: Upon their release, the Air Jordan I's were originally banned from the NBA. Nike paid the $5,000 fine every game for Michael Jordan to wear them.

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