Photos of LeBron James wearing what appears to be his new shoes, Nike LeBron 13, are circulating the internet with rumors that he has just debuted the newest version of his basketball shoes series.
In the Nike Basketball Elite Academy in Sta. Monica California, LeBron James sported a new footwear, which is red and crimson in color, with swoosh border, and a Hex zoom cushioning at the bottom, all matches the description leaked images for LeBron 13. Although no official statement has been released from Nike, it is perceived that the newest signature shoes will be released on September, along with other new shoe series.
LeBron James, holding two NBA championship titles, four MVP titles, two NBA finals MVP, two Olympic Gold medals, NBA scoring title, and Rookie of the Year Award holder, is considered one of the best basketball players in the NBA history. I
t is not a surprise that Nike, known for distributing foot wear of well-known players, exclusively has a line up for the former Cleveland Cavaliers’ all-time leading scorer.
During his Rookie years in 2003, he got his first shoe line up with Nike Air Zoom Generation which provides excellent foot cushioning and heel support. The following year, Nike Zoom LeBron II was introduced to lock in the association of the King to the footwear, where special “L” and “J” prints are left as James zooms in the court.
These series were followed by Nike Zoom LeBron III up to Nike Zoom LeBron VI, then were slightly revised to Nike Air Max LeBron VII and Nike Air Max LeBron VII. On his ninth season, Nike introduced what started the new naming convention, Nike LeBron IX, focusing on size and speed.
This was followed by X, XI, and XII where technology was even upgraded such as hexagonal zoom air pods, still for cushioning and additionally for responsiveness. LeBron also had his series of Nike LeBron 20.5.5, Nike Zoom LeBron Soldier I to VII, prior to the rumor regarding Nike LeBron 13.