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6/11/1997 Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls Game 5 of the ’97 NBA Finals “Flu Game” Game-Used & Auto’ed Sneakers (UPDATE)

Incredible 38 Point Performance • Finals MVP • Ball Boy LOA • Photos of Jordan Signing

One of the signature moments of Jordan’s second act with the Bulls was his performance in Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals, often referred to as The Flu Game…

ESPN’s Mint Condition, a weekly sports memorabilia show that airs on ESPN.com, aired an episode today featuring a segment on Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls Game 5 of the ’97 NBA Finals “Flu Game” Game-Used & Autographed Sneakers currently up for bid in our December 11th Holiday Catalog.

Michele Steele talks with our consignor about why he choose to place the sneakers up for sale and the incredible story behind how he acquired them….

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