Two leading digits corresponding to production date and not retail availability has led to a huge number of inaccurate e Bay listings and other references to vintage Nike shoes online.
One prominent example that gives us clear evidence is 1992 original Air Jordan 7 'Bordeaux'.
From this point forward, each colorway gets its own unique identifier.
They seem to be in a sequential order but this proximity-based method leaves many details to add later.
25 in the red and white colorway commonly known as the "First Game", which Le Bron wore not in his debut in Sacramento, but his home debut a week later in Cleveland.