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Fans got a taste of what to expect from the newest edition to LeBron James’ sneaker line.
B/R Kicks shared a photo of a sample LeBron 16 sneaker:
Of course, the finished product could be different from the image above. The shoes represent a notable departure from the LeBron 15s, the four-time NBA MVP displayed on the court last season:
Whatever the LeBron 16’s final design, Nike will likely try to incorporate as much purple and gold as possible to coincide with James’ arrival in the game. Los Angeles Lakers.
The Lakers have finally unveiled their new uniforms for the 2018-19 campaign, with James’ #23 jerseys featured prominently:
James already owns the best selling shoe among the NBA’s signing lines, and his move to Los Angeles will be a major revenue stream for Nike as fans flock to buy the brand’s new LeBron Lakers jerseys.