With Nike set to release the Air Jordan 3 “Tinker” later this month, some retailers are reporting that the drop is set to be delayed. The sneaker — which is based on an old sketch from Tinker Hatfield — will be pushed back by over a month at stockists sitting in Tier 1.
The news was confirmed by Philadelphia-based Lapstone & Hammer, with the store announcing the new release date of April 30 as well as revealing that “Other accounts will release this weekend as announced.” The Air Jordan 3 “Tinker” is set to drop at via the Nike SNKRS app and the brand’s Tier 0 Jordan accounts on March 24. This is the second time that the sneakers have released, with Nike dropping them via Snapchat earlier this year.
In related news, Nike’s Air Max 1 “Watermelon” has just dropped.
UPDATE: We were just notified our release of the Air Jordan 3 “Tinker” NRG is scheduled for 4/30. Other accounts will release this weekend as announced, however some accounts, including us, will release at this later date. pic.twitter.com/u6ngVo6su2
— Lapstone & Hammer (@LapstoneHammer) March 20, 2018